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‘Murder in Wonderland’ tickets on sale

The Putnam County Museum’s latest murder mystery is coming up and tickets are now up for grabs. More...

Hutchesons celebrate 50th

Ken and Sandy Hutcheson of Reelsville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 16, 2017.  Ken and Sandy were married Dec. More...

Officer’s utilize fire extinguisher to suppress a house fire

Indiana Conservation Officers responded to a request for assistance by a citizen who flagged them down stating her house was on fire in Putnam County.  On Dec. More...

Stream organism science

Purdue Extension Corner

This fall Greencastle Middle School (GMS) had the opportunity once again to assess the health of Big Walnut Creek adjacent to the Putnam County Fairgrounds between the Greencastle Water Treatment Plant and the US 231 bridge. More...

Narconon can help

Narconon reminds families that abuse of Methamphetamine has become a national health problem alongside the opiate epidemic. Learn to recognize the signs of Meth abuse and get your loved ones help if they are at risk.  More...

Meet a live reindeer at the Putnam County library!

Putnam County Public Library will be having an Animals of the North Pole event on Dec. 21 at 6 p.m.  Our friends from Silly Safaris will be here, along with their troop of arctic animals from the North Pole, including a real live reindeer! More...

AT THE LIBRARY

Heroes’ Tree at PCPL More...

Heroes’ Tree at PCPL

The Putnam County Public Library recognizes veterans this holiday season with a Heroes’ Tree!  The public is invited to create homemade ornaments in honor of service members, either a specific veteran or service members in general, which c More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

December 14  Gleaners food giveaway will be at the Greencastle Armory on Thurs., Dec. 14 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. for seniors 55 & older. You must be a Putnam County resident. Bring ID for verification and eligibility. Bring your own boxes. More...

Obituaries

David Hubble, 64

David Hubble, 64, of  Cloverdale passed away following a lengthy illness on Sunday, December  3, 2017 at St. More...

Endeavor’s ‘Donuts with Santa’ a success

Endeavor Communications is continuing its commitment to support the local community by hosting our first Donuts with Santa event on Dec. More...

Duke Energy provides winter assistance

Customers who need help paying electricity bills can receive up to $300 toward their bill

Duke Energy is once again assisting customers who may struggle to pay their winter energy bills. The company is contributing $600,000 for low-income customer energy assistance through its Helping Hand program. More...

Never gift pets for Christmas

Animals require love and proper care to flourish. More...

Mystery plants identified

Purdue Extension - In the Grow

Q. I have some leaves from a tree I would like to identify. It is roughly 8 to 12 inches in diameter and fairly tall. The leaves are alternating with lengths of 1.5 to 2 inches long. The leaf stalks are all really short compared to the leaf length. More...

Legion issues thanks

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor  On Saturday morning, Dec. 2, the Greencastle Sons of the American Legion Squadron 58, along with the Women’s Auxiliary, held our annual breakfast and Christmas party with Santa.  More...

On the rise

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Clovers take conference win from Indian Creek

Coach Pat Rady and his Cloverdale varsity boys basketball team (2- 2) visited Indian Creek Friday evening and came home with a huge come-from-behind conference win. More...

USPS to deliver earlier, later and seven days a week during holidays

With the holidays in full swing, the Postal Service is delivering more cards, letters, and packages every day. More...

Photos

Santa was the star of the show during the recent Donuts with Santa event. Shown above, from left to right, Rylee Burton, Santa Claus, Brynlee Johnson and Isabella Branneman. (Courtesy Photo) More...

CMV driver arrested for drug possession

Wednesday morning, Dec. 6, an Indiana State Police Commercial Enforcement Trooper was patrolling Interstate 70 near the 41 mile marker, when he stopped an eastbound tractor-trailer for a routine commercial vehicle inspection. More...

Church

Darla McFadden at Millgrove church

Nashville recording artist Darla McFadden will be appearing in concert on Dec. 24 at 10:30 a.m. at the Millgrove United Methodist Church in Quincy. The public is cordially invited to this encouraging service of music and personal testimony.  More...

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