December 6, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Cataract Lake Water Corp. coloring contest

Cataract Lake Water Corporation is having a coloring contest for the children/grandchildren of Cataract Lake Water Corp. customers. Contest forms can be picked up at the office from Nov. 21-Dec. More...

Greencastele Rotary club donates to Mary Allison trust

Greencastle Rotary Club President, Jacqui Ellis, left, presents $500 to Mary Allison Children’s Trust President representing 2017/18 Trust Patron support to the trust. More...

Your Christmas cards could be gifts to sheriffs’ Camp For Kids

Christmas cards from your family or business this year could be a gift to the Indiana Sheriffs’ Youth Ranch for future law enforcement officers and atrisk kids.  Indiana sheriffs and deputies are joining ranks with Cards For Causes, a U.S. More...

Be prepared, what to do after a car crash

Car crashes are stressful and can oftentimes leave drivers confused about what to do immediately following a collision. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports there are nearly six million crashes each year. More...

Donate to Veterans Home

The Cloverdale American Legion is starting their donations for the Indiana Veterans Home in Lafayette, for the veterans for Christmas. Donations will be delivered on or before Dec. 15.  More...

CMS Spell Bowl team places fourth in their division

Recently the Cloverdale Middle School Spell Bowl Team competed in the district competition at Central Elementary. The CMS team is comprised of fifth and sixth grade students and are coached by sixth grade teacher Mrs. 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...

Selecting a real Christmas tree

Purdue Extension Corner

Setting up an artificial tree for Christmas is nice and may give you the perfect tree shape, but nothing can replace the memories made with family when you visit a Christmas tree farm and select a real tree. More...

Students of the Week

Cloverdale Middle School Students of the Week for week ending Nov. 11 are top, left to right, Autumn Wheeler, outstanding effort; Brandyn Tomlin, science; Landon Bates, math; Kennadi Willis, language arts; and Sarah Firkins, social studies. More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

December 7  Bible studies, Center for Women’s Ministries, 404 N. Main St., Cloverdale, 12:30 to 3 or one from 6:30 to 8. Starting a NEW study for the afternoon group: What Happens When Women Say Yes to God. Book and workbook needed. More...

Endeavor donates fundraising proceeds to Putnam County Cancer Center

Endeavor Communications celebrated its continued support of the local communities it serves by making a donation of $5,236.44 to the Putnam County Cancer Center. More...

Volunteer for a veteran

Putnam County Veterans office is looking for volunteer drivers to transport veterans to medical appointments. Vehicle is provided and you do not need to be a veteran to volunteer. If interested contact Jerry at 765-653-5417.   More...

What is a Puppy Mill?

Simply put, a puppy mill is a large scale commercial breeding operation where profit is given a higher priority than the well being of the dogs and puppies.   At many puppy mills, sanitation is appalling. More...

Purdue Yard & Garden Calendar

HOME (Indoor plants and activities)  Check houseplant leaves for brown, dry edges, which indicates too little relative humidity in the house. Increase humidity by running a humidifier, grouping plants or using pebble trays.  More...

At the Library

Pajama Story time  Join us at the Putnam County Public Library for a Pajama Story time on Dec. 14 at 6 p.m. Wear your pajamas to this family story time featuring stories, songs, and rhymes. More...

Community conversations with Greencastle School Corporation

The Community Conversations series continues on Dec. 12 at 6:30 p.m. in the Putnam County Public Library’s Kiwanis room.  More...

Purdue Extension - In the Grow

Q. I have a worm eating my flowers. The flowers are in a tall planter so I am wondering if I need to add something to the base of the planter to keep them from coming up the plants OR are they hatching out on the plants? More...

Hannah Center gala to be held Dec. 14

Take a break from the hustle and bustle this Christmas season and come join us at the Hannah Gala on Dec. 14 to connect with friends and learn more about the ministry of the Hannah Center. Seating begins at 6 p.m. and the program begins at 6:30 p.m. 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...

Community rallies together to raise over $30k for Putnam County Hospital Cancer Center

Saturday, Nov. 18, over 250 community members put on their best dresses and sharpest suits to raise awareness and funds for the local cancer center during the inaugural Putnam County Hospital Benefit Gala. 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...

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