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Stories from Saturday, July 21, 2012

Man walking cross-country struck and killed on U.S. 40 (07/21/12)
STILESVILLE -- A California man walking across the country to promote a pro-life group was struck by a car and fatally injured early Friday morning on U.S. 40 at Stilesville, police officials said. Andrew Moore, 20, was walking eastbound on U.S. 40 when a Fillmore man driving to work struck him around 5 a.m., Hendricks County Sheriff's Department officials said...
We Love A Parade (07/21/12)
The Putnam County Fair has officially begun. Hundreds showed up at the annual parade Friday evening as parade participants passed out candy, popsicles and even had some fun super soaking the crowd along the parade route.
Ivy Tech opens BES Center (07/21/12)
Ivy Tech Community College in Greencastle celebrated a major milestone on Friday morning as it officially opened its Business and Entrepreneurial Services Center (BES Center). The morning began with a welcome from Ivy Tech Community College Wabash Valley Region Chancellor Dr. Ann Valentine, who congratulated not only her staff at Ivy Tech, but also everyone who was involved with the building process of the center...
Fairgrounds goes smoke free (07/21/12)
The Putnam County Fair Board has announced a smoking ban at the fairgrounds. In light of this summer's drought conditions, smoking will be prohibited on the grounds during the Putnam County Fair. This applies to all areas of the fairgrounds, inside and outside, including remote parking areas...
Putnam County Fair events schedule (07/21/12)
Saturday, July 21 11:30 a.m. -- Judging Cut Flower Specimens and House Plants, Harris Hall. 12:30 p.m. -- Closed judging Adult Open Class exhibits. 5-9:30 p.m. -- All Exhibit Halls open to public. 5-10 p.m. -- Producers Building open (rabbit exhibitors)...
North Putnam continues to make upgrades (07/21/12)
It was a long meeting for the North Putnam School Board on Thursday as it begins to prepare for the upcoming school year. The school has finally decided to move forward with paving projects, which will occur at Roachdale Elementary, Bainbridge Elementary and North Putnam High School...
Housing Authority to close waiting list for four months (07/21/12)
Effective Aug. 1, the Greencastle Housing Authority (GHA) waiting list will close for four months. What that means is that the GHA will not accept any new applications during that time period. The waiting list is being closed so that the current list can be worked on and GHA can serve those who are on the list...
Astronomy program at McCloud July 28 (07/21/12)
McCloud Nature Park will be hosting a free evening program on astronomy on Saturday, July 28 at 8:30 p.m. Expert sky watchers from The Indiana Astronomical Society will partner with Hendricks County Parks & Recreation naturalists at McCloud Nature Park for its monthly astronomy program...
Stilesville man, 47, one of two killed in Fort Wayne accident (07/21/12)
FORT WAYNE -- A 47-year-old Stilesville man was killed Wednesday in a head-on accident in southwestern Allen County. Stephen E. Creel of Hendricks County was fatally injured in the two-vehicle crash that also claimed the life of Marjorie S. Abramowski, 72, Fort Wayne...
Who's News for July 21 (07/21/12)
MACKENZIE A. MEYER, daughter of Michael and Brenda Meyer of Greencastle, has enrolled in the College of Pharmacy at Ohio Northern University for the 2012-13 school year. She will be a first year pharmacy major. A graduate of Greencastle High School, Meyer was active as a class officer and in student council, Latin club, soccer, softball, Key Club, Student Ambassador, drama stage manager, science bowl and spell bowl...
Local inspirational author plans book signing, speaking engagements (07/21/12)
Brazil native and Heritage Lake resident Jeanne Moschenrose, author of "How to be Happy: Simple Steps to Having More Joy," will be promoting her book with a pair of upcoming area events. On Saturday, July 28, the author, Christian Counselor and speaker will sign copies of her inspirational book from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at The Open Door bookstore, 3125 S. 3rd Place, Terre Haute...
Eagles Still Flying High (07/21/12)
Birth - Adlynn Grace Bedwell (07/21/12)
Adam and Jennifer Bedwell, Brazil, welcomed a healthy baby girl, Adlynn Grace Bedwell, on Tuesday, May 29 at 5:43 p.m. Adlynn weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 20.5 inches long. Adlynn was welcomed with love by several family members including, maternal grandparents Scott and Jorita Wilson and great-grandmother Doris Butt, Brazil; paternal grandparents Robert and Karen Bedwell, Jr. ...
Alexander-Harris Engagement (07/21/12)
Nathan James Harris and Autumn Michelle Alexander are happy to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The bride-to-be is daughter of Cheryle Alexander of Fillmore and Jon Alexander of Clayton. The groom-to-be is son of Bud and Dena Harris of Mooresville...
Scanner for July 21 (07/21/12)
County Jail Several people have been booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. At 11:50 a.m. Timothy Eugene Corbin, 53, Indianapolis, was lodged at the jail for intimidation and public intoxication. At 3:10 p.m. John Knight, 41, Indianapolis, was arrested on a theft warrant...
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