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Stories from Thursday, December 30, 2010

Fun Winter Run (12/30/10)
GREENCASTLE -- Each New Year, many people make a resolution to get in better physical shape. To help with that resolution, Mental Health America of Putnam County is sponsoring a New Year's Day 5K Fun Run and Walk event. "We've talked about doing something like this for a couple of years," said MHAPC Board member Gina Ames...
Robert E. "Bob" White (12/30/10)
Robert E. "Bob" White, 65, of Bartow, Fla. and formerly of Greencastle, passed away on Dec. 25, 2010. He was born on Dec. 24, 1945 in Greencastle to Edward and Mabel Leslie White. Bob was a 1964 graduate of Greencastle High School. His career was in retail grocery: 25 years with Marsh in Greencastle and 25 years with Winn-Dixie in Bartow...
Notice of appeal filed in Buis case (12/30/10)
GREENCASTLE -- A Van Bibber Lake man sentenced to 18 years for killing his neighbor is appealing the court's decision. A notice of appeal was filed earlier this week by Joel Wieneke, the attorney for Matthew Buis, 40. Buis was convicted of Class B felony voluntary manslaughter and was sentenced on Dec. 13...
Tigers torch John Carroll for victory (12/30/10)
GREENCASTLE -- Led by tournament MVP Lauren Goff's 14 points, DePauw captured the 2010 Amy Hasbrook Memorial Tournament title with an 85-47 win over John Carroll Wednesday. The Tigers had four players in double figures. In addition to Goff, Katie Mathews and Ellie Pearson added 13 and 10 points, respectively. Alex Gasaway chipped in 10 points off the bench for DPU...
Cloverdale advances to final with victory over Cascade (12/30/10)
GREENCASTLE -- Wednesday night's opening round match-up of the South Putnam Boys Basketball Holiday Tournament went down to the final seconds, with Cloverdale coming out on top 53-49 over Cascade. The two teams flip flopped the lead throughout the game, but the Clovers outscored the Cadets 20-13 in the final period to come away with the win...
South Putnam swimming hosts Eagle Relays (12/30/10)
GREENCASTLE -- Rarely is a swim meet as friendly as it is competitive. At the Eagle Relays, however, a return to the pool from the holiday break was met with a more relaxed atmosphere as no scores or times were kept and the events deterred from the standard race list...
South Putnam suffers loss to North Vermillion in OT (12/30/10)
GREENCASTLE -- The South Putnam boy's basketball team battled throughout Wednesday night's contest against North Vermillion the night capper of the boys Holiday Tournament at South Putnam. Falling behind early in the first quarter 11-2 the Eagles spent the rest of the game clawing their way back into the game. With 3.7 seconds left in the game, coming out of a timeout, they even put themselves in position to win the game...
North Putnam edged by White River Valley (12/30/10)
GREENCASTLE -- With only a few days before the New Year, North Putnam's boys' basketball team looked to close out 2010 with back to back wins with White River Valley visiting Wednesday night. A tight contest soon developed as the Cougars and Wolverines battled back and forth for 32 minutes of play, with only free throws at the end of the contest being enough for the visitors to come away with a 51-45 win...
Hutcheson tosses in 29 in Greencastle loss (12/30/10)
GREENCASTLE -- Coach Troy Greenlee outlined three keys for his Greencastle boys basketball team prior to the start of Wednesday night's showdown with a talented Danville squad. If they succeeded, at least partly, in these three areas -- defensive intensity, rebounding and all-around hustle -- he thought his Tiger Cubs would have a good shot at the win. But the home team didn't, and despite 29 points and 11 rebounds from junior Nick Hutcheson, Greencastle fell 76-62...
Eagles lose heartbreaker in double overtime to Cascade, 46-44 (12/30/10)
GREENCASTLE -- Late-game heroics from Cascade were too much for the South Putnam JV boys' basketball team Wednesday afternoon. The host Eagles fell to the Cadets 46-44 in the final of the Eagle JV Holiday Tournament. After trailing by six early in the third quarter, South crawled back into it, taking a four-point lead in the late going...
South Putnam places second in holiday tournament (12/30/10)
GREENCASTLE -- South Putnam hosted its annual holiday wrestling tournament Wednesday as part of the school's two-day tournament bonanza. The host Eagles had six wrestlers earn tournament champion honors, but finished second as a team to Sullivan. Sullivan was 3-0 on the day, with South Putnam coming in second at 2-1, Attica third at 1-2 and Turkey Run fourth as 0-3...
Robert George Oeding (12/30/10)
Robert George Oeding, age 91 of Brazil died at 2:27 a.m. Monday, Dec. 27, 2010 at Meadows Manor East in Terre Haute. He was born March 13, 1919 in Vigo County as the son of Albert and Margaret Bosler Oeding. Following graduation from high school he served in the U.S. Army during World War II...
Joseph "Tug" R. Warrick (12/30/10)
Joseph "Tug" R. Warrick, 87, of Greencastle and formerly of Brazil died Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010 in Greencastle. He was born Feb. 26, 1923 in Brazil as the son of Thomas and Ruth Waggoner Warrick. He graduated from Brazil High School. He served in the U.S. ...
Marion B. Huddleston (12/30/10)
Marion B. Huddleston, 83, of Greencastle passed away surrounded by loved ones Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010. He was born Dec. 6, 1927. He was married to Glee Oleta Huddleston for 60 years and she survives. He is also survived by his daughter Carol Drotziger and her husband Robert; a granddaughter Catharine Celli; great grandchildren Torin Hasse and Olivia Mae Celli; sister Betty Randol and her husband Dareld of Wabash and brother William Huddleston and his wife Peggy of Wabash...
Mary L. Skinner (12/30/10)
Mary L. Skinner, 68, New Port Richey, Fla., died Friday, Dec. 24, 2010. She is survived by her son William (Mary), daughter Susan and grandsons Jacob and Luke.
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