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Health Department says Indiana flu activity continues to rise

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is reminding Hoosiers that influenza activity continues to be high and widespread across Indiana and is urging people to take precautions against the illness, which has claimed 167 Indiana lives so far th More...

Linnemans to celebrate 50th

Larry Lee and Eleanora Kay (Hacker) Linneman of Spencer will celebrate their 50th Anniversary on Saturday, Feb. 17. More...

Kaelynn Abner named to dean’s, president’s list

In recognition of academic performance, the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs at University of the Cumberlands (UC) has named Kaelynn Abner of Bainbridge to the dean’s list and the president’s list for the fall 2017 semest More...

Lent starts Feb. 14

Dear Editor:  February 14 marks the beginning of Lent, the 40-day period before Easter, when Christians abstain from animal foods in remembrance of Jesus’ 40 days of fasting in the wilderness.  More...

Central Time resolutions

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Travel Talk: Everglades after Hurricane Irma

The Putnam County Public Library is hosting a brown-bag Travel Talk on Wednesday, Feb. 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. More...

Local students named to fall 2017 dean’ s list

DEPAUW UNIVERSITY More than 766 students were named to the fall 2017 dean’s list at DePauw University. The dean’s list recognizes students who achieve a semester grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale. More...

Church

Stilesville Christian homecoming revival

Stilesville Christian Church Homecoming Revival will be held Sunday, Feb. 18 through Tuesday, Feb. More...

Roachdale Elementary Robotics Club receives Mary Allison Children’s Trust grant

Beginning in the fall of 2016 the Mary Allison Children’s Trust board of directors began a projects program. More...

January Putnam County food inspection report

The Putnam County Health Department and Indiana State Department of Health is authorized by law to ensure that foods are safe, wholesome and sanitary; regulated products are honestly and accurately represented; and, these products along with food est More...

Dining with diabetes

Do you have type 2 diabetes? Are interested in learning more about obtaining a healthy lifestyle? Would you like to learn more about your disease and how to live well reducing your health risks? More...

How to trim a dog’s nails

Unless your dog runs around on hard surfaces that help keep toenails short, you have to cut or clip the nails about once a week; if you hear them clicking on a hard surface, it’s time for a trim. More...

Pedaling forward

Purdue Extension Corner

Since the month of February is when everyone is to celebrate Black History Month, let’s look at more of the story behind a recently vandalized historical marker in Indianapolis. More...

Confined animal feeding

Dear Editor,  Thank you for printing my letter concerning Regulation of Confined Animal Feeding Operations (Senate Bill 316/House Bill 1369) which, unfortunately, did not receive Hearings. More...

Students of the week

Fifth grade students of the week for the week ending Feb. More...

Jeff Rich donates auction services

Putnam County, Indiana based Auctioneer Jeff Rich recently provided his auction services to Hemophilia of Indiana, for their 28th Annual Hearts for Hemophilia Gala.  More...

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