September 12, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Local victims identified in Baseline Road accident

The actions of one Owen County resident may have saved the lives of two children involved in an accident along Baseline Road on Sunday, Sept. More...

Indiana DNR announces free youth hunting days, Nov. 24-25

The free youth hunting days for 2018 are Nov. 24 and 25. Free youth hunting days were also held on Sept. 8-9. Youth free hunting days are traditionally set as the first full weekend after Sept. More...

Tri-County Community Club to meet Sept. 19

The Tri-County Community Club met on Aug. 15 at Zion Church in Poland.  This was our picnic, everyone brought picnic dishes. More...

Farmers Market

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Free diabetic needle clipper

Risks associated with unsafe disposal of sharps include needle stick injuries and potential blood-borne infections such as HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis. More...

Your vote decides the 2018 Best of Indiana

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CMS Students of the Week

Cloverdale Middle School fifth grade students of the week for week ending Aug. More...

Cloverdale football falls to Edgewood at home

The Cloverdale varsity football team had a rough go of it Friday, Aug. 31, falling to the visiting Edgewood Mustangs, 45-6 in WICEast action.  More...

“Love Letters” at Putnam County Museum Oct. 6

The Putnam County Museum is hosting the Silver Lining Players performances of A.R.Gurney’s “Love Letters.” Readings are Saturday, Oct. 6, 8 p.m. Tickets are $10. The Sunday,Oct.7,readingisa1p.m. More...

Experience life on the frontier with new IHS exhibit

You are there 1839: Religion and the divided frontier opens Sept. 22

The Indiana Historical Society (IHS) invites guests to experience a snapshot of what life was like when the Hoosier state was part of the Old Northwest with its newest exhibit, You Are There 1839: Religion and the Divided Frontier. More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

September 13  Gleaners Food Giveaway will be at the Greencastle Armory from 10-11:30 a.m. for seniors 55 and older. You must be a Putnam County resident. Bring ID for verification and eligibility. Bring your own boxes. More...

‘Barefoot in the Park’ at Putnam County Playhouse

The 2018 Season of Hits at Putnam County Playhouse comes to a close with a production of the Neil Simon comedy Barefoot in the Park. It will be presented Sept. 13-15 and Sept. 19-22. Tickets can be reserved by calling the box office at 765-653-5880. More...

CHS Emerald Command marching band competes at ISSMA Summer Showcase

The Cloverdale Emerald Command marching band competed in the 2018 ISSMA Summer Showcase on August 18.  The band received a gold rating for its first performance of the season, along with feedback and a giant trophy for their efforts.  More...

Hoosiers gather for 9/11 Survivor Tree Planting ceremony

Mayor Joe Hogsett along with state and local leaders took part in a tree planting ceremony at the Indiana War Memorial on Saturday, Sept. 8, in remembrance of those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks 17 years ago.  More...

Amo Fall Festival this weekend

The town of Amo Fall Festival will be held Sept. 14-15.  On Friday, Sept. 14 there will be a free movie on streets of Amo, watch for details. Amo Fire Department will be serving food for purchase and popcorn!  On Saturday, Sept. More...

Feral cats

A feral cat is a domestic cat that has returned to the wild, or the descendants of such an animal. It is distinguished from a stray cat, which is a pet cat that has been lost or abandoned, while feral cats have never been socialized. More...

Cunot Backpack Attack

Backpacks and school supplies are now being collected for the kids in the Cunot community.  More...

At the Library

Putnam Adult Literacy Services needs you!   More...

ISDA livestock grant applications being accepted thru Oct. 1

The Indiana State Department of Agriculture is now accepting matching grant applications to help grow the Hoosier livestock sector.  This funding is available to nonprofit organizations, commissions and associations in the following livestock sp More...

Clover cross country finishes well at Bulldog Invitational

Coach Andy Tyler and his Cloverdale cross country runners competed at the Columbus North Bulldog Invitational Saturday, Sept. 1.  “We competed well,” Coach Tyler said. “I’m happy with our performance. More...

Greencastle Middle School volleyball update

The GMS Volleyball intramural program competed on Wednesday, Aug. 29 with the following results.  More...

Take the Putnam 4-H Education Pledge

Purdue Extension Corner

Huge, life defining decisions are in play when one begins to plan and consider post high school education. There are many options and choices that families have for consideration. Doing nothing or making no plans is a decision. More...

Governor Eric Holcomb outlines Next Level Connections program

Gov. Eric J. Holcomb announced Tuesday his infrastructure agenda plan for 2019, including a new $1 billion investment in infrastructure projects. More...

Obituaries

Eula Gwendolyn Wells, 85

Eula Gwendolyn Wells, age 85, of Greencastle, or “Gwen” as she was known by her family and friends, passed away early Saturday morning, September 1, 2018 at The Waters of Greencastle.  Born April 7, 1933 at Louisville, Kentucky, she More...

Mildred ‘Chicky’ Moore Stevens

Mildred Jean “Chicky” Moore Stevens, 73, of Greencastle, passed away on Monday, September 3, 2018.  She was born February 28, 1945 in Greencastle, the daughter of Fred and Mildred (Gorham) Clodfelter.  Chicky was a homemaker and More...

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