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Stories from Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Foul play? Not exactly (06/13/12)
CINCINNATI -- To borrow from another major sport: They are who you thought they were. That is, if you were watching ESPN's "Sunday Night Baseball" telecast and thought the fans shown following a key play in the top of the eighth looked an awful lot like Putnam County Sheriff's Department employees...
Have a 'Clue' Whodunit? (06/13/12)
Pondering all the usual suspects, the Detective (Caroline Good, left) takes notes on their potential involvement in a scene from "Clue: The Musical." The play resumes Wednesday on the Hazel Day Longden Theatre stage at Putnam County Playhouse with subsequent 8 p.m. ...
City Council delays school board selection (06/13/12)
Facing a deadline of June 30, the Greencastle City Council's choice for Greencastle School Board member will be an 11th-hour decision. With the appointment one of the first things on its agenda for Tuesday's meeting, the council acknowledged the importance of the decision of choosing a school board representative and then moved to table the decision until a Thursday, June 28 special session...
Investigation continues into Roachdale sewers (06/13/12)
ROACHDALE -- Through communication, joint efforts and cooperation, the town and CPS are moving toward improving the pollution and storm sewer system in Roachdale. The extent of the pollution that remains, and the cause of it, has yet to be fully determined...
Cloverdale to receive new football practice space (06/13/12)
Cloverdale is wasting no time as it begins moving forward with its summer projects and programs. Among the list of projects is the installation of a new practice facility for the football program. Cloverdale varsity football coach John Butler spoke to the board Monday in hopes of gaining approval to install a practice football field...
Council sets the stage to move on abandoned buildings (06/13/12)
ROACHDALE -- Out with the old, in with the new. At least, that is the goal for many of the topics discussed at the Roachdale regular council meeting on Monday. Old buildings, old police cruisers, old hiring policies, even old water pumps, will soon be replaced...
Party in the park (06/13/12)
The Greencastle community was out in force at Robe-Ann Park on Tuesday enjoying the second week of Parkfest as Houskatz performed.
Masonic Temple to host annual fish fry Thursday, Friday (06/13/12)
The Greencastle Masonic Temple will be hosting its annual fish fry on Thursday, June 14 and Friday, June 15. The event will run from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Masonic Temple, loacted at Washington and Vine streets. All are welcome. Carry-out service is available, but one must pre-order by calling 653-4915...
Youth Theater Workshop to begin Monday at Playhouse (06/13/12)
The 8th annual "Shakespeared!" Youth Theater Workshop is set to begin next week on Monday, June 18 at Putnam County Playhouse in Greencastle. This year's workshop, in addition to applying instruction in acting, voice, and stage movement techniques, will focus on rehearsing and presenting William Shakespeare's "The Tempest," condensed and adapted by Caroline Good...
Champions! (06/13/12)
Big names descend on Lincoln Park Speedway Thursday (06/13/12)
PUTNAMVILLE -- Four-time New Zealand Midget champion Michael Pickens has traveled halfway around the world to race in the eighth annual Indiana Midget Week, which makes its second stop Thursday at Lincoln Park Speedway. "It's where the competition is at," Pickens explained...
Purdue Club of Putnam County to hold golf scramble (06/13/12)
The 14th annual Purdue Open Golf Scramble, sponsored by the Purdue Club of Putnam County, will be played June 27 at Old Hickory Golf Course. Purdue guests for the scramble and dinner will include Cornell Jackson, football running backs coach; Terry Kix, women's basketball supervisor of operations; John Sautter from the Purdue Alumni Association; and Gold & Black Illustrated sportswriter Kyle Charters...
Scanner for June 13 (06/13/12)
County Jail Several people have been booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. At 8:15 p.m. Jesse Lee Witt, 29, Greencastle, was lodged at the jail on a Putnam County warrant for failure to appear in court. At 9:03 a.m. Kenneth Brian Taylor, 48, Martinsville, was held at the jail for probation violation...
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