July 18, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Quincy man sentenced

Robert Harold Yost, age 35, of Quincy, was sentenced on Tuesday morning in the Owen Circuit Court I after pleading guilty as charged to burglary, a level 5 felony. More...

Blankenship and Burdine to wed

James Lee Blankenship and Rainie Sue Burdine announce their upcoming wedding. They will be married on Aug. 26, 2017 at 4 p.m. at their home in Poland.  James is the son of Vicky Hamilton. More...

At the Library

Tuesday, July 18 Baby & Me, 10-10:30 a.m. Yoga Storytime, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Introduction to Computers, Part 2 at Heritage Lake 1-3 p.m. IN Talking Book and Braille Library Presentation, 1-2 p.m. Yarn Perch, 5-8 p.m. Play Mah Jongg, 6-8 p.m. More...

Summer Reading wrap-up party

We’re wrapping up this year’s Summer Reading Program at the Putnam County Public Library with a Build A Better Sundae Ice Cream Party!  Join us July 25 at noon and build your own ice cream sundae using our wide array of toppings. More...

Community Foundation announces fall grant cycle

The Putnam County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for Community and Endowment Builder Grants.  All 501(c)(3) nonprofits, churches and units of government serving Putnam County citizens are eligible t More...

Homecoming and Revival Praise Services, Aug. 6

Homecoming and Revival Praise Services begin Sunday, Aug. 6 at Eminence Christian Church. Terry Bailey will preach at the homecoming service on Sunday morning and the revival praise services which are Sunday evening, Aug. More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

July 18 New machine embroidery class entries for the 2017 Putnam County Fair must be turned in at the Community Building at the fair grounds 4-7 p.m. More...

Putnam County Horse and Pony Club receives grant

The Putnam County Horse & Pony Club hosted a SPARK program on Friday, June 23, 2017.  Ten children, between third and eighth grade, participated and learned how to groom, feed, and handle horses.  These 10 children also learned about di More...

Community Foundation announces fall grant cycle

The Putnam County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for Community and Endowment Builder Grants. More...

Horses need companionship

Horses naturally live in herds, and a horse is never alone by choice. Living in a herd has many advantages, such as safety in numbers.  More...

Parade of Fitness Run/Walk, July 21

Parade of Fitness Run/ Walk will be held Friday, July 21, 2017 at 6 p.m. at courthouse. It is a 1.5 mile race and will start just prior to the Putnam County 4-H parade.  More...

PURDUE YARD & GARDEN CALENDAR

HOME (Houseplants and indoor activities) Watch closely houseplants that have been set outdoors. They need more water than they did indoors. They can dry out rapidly in hot, summer breezes. More...

K. L. Montgomery to visit PCPL July 27

K. L. Montgomery, author of Green Castles, Fat Girl, and Given to Fly, will give an author’s talk followed by a book sale and signing on Thursday , July 27 at 7 p.m. at the Putnam County Public Library.  More...

Enjoy Sunday dinner

Sunday dinner will be served at the Putnam County Museum on August 6 at 1 p.m.  The Museum has been fortunate in acquiring original Old Trail Inn recipes. More...

Health Department releases 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...

Cancer Center Support Group resumes in September

There will be no cancer support group meetings during the months of July and August. Meetings will resume on Sept. 19 at 4 p.m. in the Putnam County Hospital Cancer Center, located on the second floor of the hospital  More...

Obituaries

Patricia L. (Smith) Stapert

Patricia L. (Smith) Stapert, 81, of Freedom, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on July 10, 2017, at the St. More...

Barbara ‘Bobbie’ Jo Petro, 81

Barbara “Bobbie” Jo Petro, 81, passed away peacefully on July 9, 2017, a beautiful and sunny day.  She was born on October 6, 1935, to Lester Monroe and Emma Pauline (Allee) Stockwell. More...

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