August 23, 2016 RSS feed / News

Annual Phelps Reunion

The annual Phelps reunion will be held September 11, 2016 at the Redbud Hill Reception Hall at Rockville from 11:00AM to 4:00PM. Dinner about 1:00PM. More...

Putnam County Senior Fair Slated For September 7

The Putnam County Senior Fair will be held on Wednesday, September 7, from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Putnam County 4-H Fairgrounds. Jeff Rich will lend his humor as emcee of the day. More...

Lieber S.R.A. Scarecrow Designed and Donated by Julie Hoffa

Lieber S.R.A. will be sending the scarecrow (pictured above) to Phrophetstown State Park. It was designed and donated by Julie Hoffa who is the campground host. More...

Doris And Jim Hammond Set To Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Doris and Jim Hammond of Spencer will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on August 26, 2016. The former Doris Ann Merchant of Maxwell, Indiana and James O. Hammond of Philadelphia, Indiana, were married by Rev. Wayne Bantz. More...

Owen County Fairgrounds To Host Dirt Bike, Quad Action At This Weekend’s River Run

The Owen County Fairgrounds will be abuzz with activity this weekend as the second annual Owen County River Run takes place. There will be fun on both two wheels and four, with dirt bikes and quads invading the grounds for three events. More...

Putnam 4-Her’s Fair Well at Indiana State Fair

While the opportunity to learn while doing in 4-H project work is of foremost importance, the recognition of achievement through exhibition is certainly an added bonus to being in the 4-H program. More...

Attorney General Greg Zoeller: Avoid Phone Scams By Recognizing These Area Codes

In an ongoing effort to protect Hoosiers from phone scams, Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller urges people to recognize and avoid certain area codes and phone numbers that are commonly used by scammers. More...

Mark Your Calendar For Cloverween - October 8

You are invited to Cloverween, a fun-filled day for the whole family. Join us October 8th for our 2nd Annual Cloverween located at Cloverdale High School and sponsored by Cloverdale Main Street. Are you a health enthusiast? 9:00 a.m. More...

Three Endowments Win Share The Dream

The Putnam County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Share the Dream Contest: Purdue Club of Putnam County Scholarship, Putnam County Board of Realtors Scholarship, and North Putnam Alumni School Support Endo More...

Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Application For Putnam County Now Open

The Putnam County Community Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2017 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. The online application is available on the Community Foundation website, www.pcfoundation.org. More...

Free Concert by The Creek Summer Series Continues

Avon Parks and Washington Township Parks are partnering, this summer, to bring a FREE two-part concert series to residents and beyond! The first concert on July 8th with “My Yellow Rickshaw,” was a big hit! More...

Ideas For Salute to Indiana’s Flag Being Sought by DAR

A contest is being held by Indiana Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR). The prize will be two hundred dollars in cash and a place in history. More...

Local County Farms Honored at Indiana State Fair

Three local farms were recognized on Friday with Hoosier Homestead awards for 100 years or more of family farm ownership, according to State Rep. Jim Baird (R-Greencastle). More...

Annual North Putnam All-Class Banquet is Scheduled For September 17

The North Putnam Alumni Association is announcing its’ annual All-Class Blue and Orange Banquet to be held at the high school cafeteria beginning at 5 p.m. Saturday, September 17, 2016 with a school open house and tour. More...

Applications Being Accepted For 2017 Community Service Grants

Applications for local funding for nonprofit organizations benefitting Owen County are now being accepted for a 2017 grant cycle by the Owen County Council. More...

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