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How Cloverdale is using their assets to spur local economy

While most economic development strategies involve some recruitment activities, many successful small towns and cities compliment recruitment by emphasizing their existing assets and distinctive resources. More...

News

CMS 5th grade students of the week

Students of the week ending December 2, 2016 from left: Layton Allen for Math, Trinity Long for Science, Savannah Hubble for Language Arts, Emily Mann for Social Studies (Courtesy photos)   More...

Retiring Commissioner receives aerial view picture of property as a reminder of active years

Greencastle, IN (November 29, 2016) Putnamville Correctional Facility and Superintendent Brian Smith were pleased to host a facility pitch-in lunch and farewell to the well-respected Indiana Department of Correction Commissioner Bruce Lemmon.  More...

Indianapolis man pleads guilty to theft charges in shoplifting cases

Michael L. Stephens, age 39, of Indianapolis, appeared in Owen Circuit Court I on Tuesday morning and pleaded guilty as charged to two counts of theft. More...

Sports

Lady Clovers unable to overcome an early deficit against Mustangs, 39-36

Cloverdale’s Lady Clovers suffered a narrow Western Indiana Conference defeat at home Friday night, 39-36 to the visiting Edgewood Lady Mustangs.  The Clovers managed just two first quarter points, shooting just 1-for- 15 in the opening fr More...

Neese’s 37 aren’t enough to beat Edgewood; Clovers lose, 77-74

Despite a performance by Cloverdale senior Cooper Neese that verged on not just the heroic but the super-heroic, the Clovers basketball team at home on Friday just couldn’t nail the coffin lid on the Edgewood Mustangs, despite leading by 15 at More...

Patriots pin Clovers in Western Indiana Conference duel, 30-15

Owen Valley earned three wins in five matches Thursday at Cloverdale, with four of the five matchups resulting in a pin fall on the high school wrestling mat.  OV earned the 30-15 team win in duel meeting action.  More...

Plans, process improved for HealthCare.gov

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Wednesday that over 2.1 million people selected plans using the HealthCare.gov platform since Open Enrollment began on Nov. 1, including 33,707 in Indiana. More...

Neese scores 53 but Clovers fall on road to Southmont

Cooper Neese scored a career high 53 points on Saturday night but it was not enough as the Cloverdale Clovers fell 83-69 at Southmont Saturday night.  The Clovers led 16- 15 at the end of the first quarter as Neese scored 11 of those points. More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

December 8  Gleaners food giveaway will be at the Greencastle Armory on Thurs., Dec 8 from 10 to 11:30am for seniors 55 & older. You must be a Putnam County resident. Bring ID for verification and eligibility. Bring your own boxes. More...

Church

Annual Christmas Program at Putnamville United Methodist Church

Pastor Tim Matthews and the congregation welcome all to celebrate the Christmas Season with them on Saturday, December 10 at 6:00 pm.  The choir, directed by Marilyn Burdsall Rush will present special music and congregation singing.   More...

Columns

Holiday hazards and pets

The holidays are times spent with family and friends. Other members of the family need a little special consideration that might be overlooked this busy time of the year.  More...

Obituaries

Sandra Sue Lucas, 77

Sandra Sue Lucas, age 77, passed away at her residence, Cloverdale, Indiana on November 29, 2016. More...

Almeata Frances Adams, 68

Almeata Frances (Singleton) Adams, age 68 of Poland passed away on December 3, 2016 at home. She was born April 29, 1948 in Hadley, Indiana.  Arrangements are pending with Indiana Green Burials.   More...

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