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Stories from Thursday, July 28, 2011

Demolition by the slice (07/28/11)
A small old rental house on the west side of Bloomington Street, immediately south of Pizza King, was quickly turned into a pile of rubble Wednesday morning. A crew from Joe Spiker Construction and Excavating, Greencastle, knocked down the frame home and deposited the pieces into a waiting dump truck for a trip to the landfill.
Principals Gobert, Walker to trade schools (07/28/11)
A new superintendent and principal at Tzouanakis Intermediate aren't the only changes in the Greencastle Community Schools administrative team for the coming year. The corporation announced a move Wednesday for principals Shawn Gobert and Tamra Walker to essentially trade jobs. Gobert will take over the helm at Ridpath Primary School and Walker will assume Gobert's former position as Greencastle Middle School principal...
Labor of love creates Ladies Day surprise (07/28/11)
The picture of composure despite the heat and humidity Wednesday, Jackie Baumann was cool, calm and collected as the annual Putnam County Fair Ladies Day activities neared a lunch break without a hitch. The day's program in the Community Building was under control. Everyone seemed happy and interested. And she was about to pull off a surprise announcement of the annual Spirit of the Fair winner (Geneva Dorris) without the secret leaking out...
Average House Band to rock reunion event (07/28/11)
The band that's perhaps most synonymous with the Greencastle music scene will make its annual return next month for the local rock-and-roll event of the summer. Greencastle's Average House Band will reunite for its fifth reunion show Aug. 12 and 13 at The Inn at DePauw...
Putnam authorities arrest banned puppy seller at Indy hearing (07/28/11)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Putnam County authorities made a surprise visit to Wednesday's Marion County court proceedings for a local woman who was convicted of tax evasion in a Cloverdale puppy-selling operation. The 47-year-old Cloverdale woman, Tammy Gilchrist, had been in Marion County to appear at a probation violation hearing Wednesday. ...
Jonathan Hassler storms the Brickyard with Penske Racing (07/28/11)
Life is all about seizing opportunities. Greencastle native Jonathan Hassler learned that first hand recently when he got the call to join the No. 22 Kurt Busch Sprint Cup team at Pocono. Already the race engineer for the No. 22 Brad Keselowski Nationwide car, Hassler knew the Busch team was experiencing some turmoil. So when he got the call to join the team for the weekend, he knew the possibility existed that he would be asked to stay with the team...
Susan D. Inman (07/28/11)
Mrs. Susan D. Inman, 55, of Bainbridge, passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at her residence. Born Oct. 4, 1955, in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Charles and Carol (Jones) Kuhn. Susan married Donald Inman on March 7, 1992, and he survives. Susan was a homemaker and a custodian with the North Putnam School Corporation...
Marion L. "Midge" Goodman (07/28/11)
Mr. Marion L. "Midge" Goodman, 84, of Greencastle, passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2011. He was born on April 12, 1927 in Greencastle the son of Charles and Daisy Florence (Carrington) Goodman and a 1946 Greencastle High School graduate. He married Juanita (Tharp) Goodman on July 27, 1946 and she survives...
Theresa Lynn Denny-Dickison (07/28/11)
Theresa Lynn Denny-Dickison, 70, of Brazil, went to be with the Lord on Monday, July 25, 2011. Theresa was born April 9, 1941, in Rosanna, Ky. as the daughter of Clarence Heck. She was a homemaker and member of the Church of the Living Christ in Harmony...
Police Scanner for July 28 (07/28/11)
County Jail Tiffany Bohannon, 26, Indianapolis: Failure to appear, July 22, 3:15 p.m. Benjamin David Fisher, 23, Greencastle: Operating while intoxicated, July 22, 7 p.m. Kenny Thomas Jackson, 33, Rockville: Failure to appear, July 26, 3 p.m. Logan James Pizzo, 20, Cloverdale: Resisting law enforcement, July 24, 2:40 a.m...
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