January 24, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

LEGO birthday bash Jan. 28

Introduced on Jan. 28, 1958, the LEGO Building Block is 60 years old! Join the Greencastle Parks and Recreation Department on Sunday, Jan. 28 from 1-5 p.m. More...

Carolyn Nichols celebrated 80th

Carolyn Jean Varvel Nichols was born in an upstairs apartment on Wood Street, Greencastle, Indiana in 1938.  She celebrated with her friends and family at the Miller Asbury Apartments on Anderson Street, where she currently lives. More...

‘Murder in Wonderland’ tickets on sale now

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

CCYL baseball, softball sign ups

The Cloverdale Community Youth League baseball and softball sign ups will be held on Feb. 3 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and again on Feb. 10 from 2-5 p.m. in the Cloverdale High School cafetorium. Sign ups are for CCYL boys and girls, ages 6 and up.   More...

Putnam County addictions task force panel discussion

Join impacted community members and health professionals on Wednesday, Jan. 31, from 6-8 p.m. at the Putnam County Public Library for a panel discussion on the opioid and substance use issues facing Putnam County today.  More...

Cloverdale Elementary WRESTLING

Registration will be held from 5:30-7:00 p.m. in the lobby at Cloverdale High School on these dates:  January 12, 19, 26, February 2, 9  • Fees: $10 per child or $15 per family (brothers/sisters only)  More...

Non-Food Pantry plans Jan. 27 distribution

The Putnam County Non-Food Pantry, hosted by St. Andrews Episcopal Church, will be distributing items from 12:30 - 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 27 in the parish hall at 520 E. Seminary St. More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

January 25  Bible studies, Center for Women’s Ministries, 404 N. Main St., Cloverdale, 12:30-3 p.m. or 6:30-8 p.m. Call 765-795-6774 for more information or free peer counseling. We will be closed if experiencing severe weather. More...

Family Support Services hires new executive director

Family Support Services finalized its search for a new Executive Director and hired Scott Monnett. More...

2018 Nonprofit Learning Series registration open

Registration is now open for the 2018 Nonprofit Learning Series. This year’s series is filled with new speakers brining innovative takes on today’s most pressing nonprofit issues. More...

Allium ‘Millenium’ Named 2018 Perennial of the year!

Purdue Yard & Garden News

The Perennial Plant Association (PPA) selected its 2018 Perennial Plant of the Year: Allium ‘Millenium’ (yes, that’s Millenium with just one n). More...

Feeding birds in the winter

Feeding wild birds in the winter can be enjoyable and entertaining. More...

Students of the Week

Students of the Week for Dec. 15 are, left to right, Nicole Hall, language arts/reading; Kaleb Edwards, social studies; Gavin Gaston, math and outstanding effort; and Kyla Stine, science. (Courtesy Photo)   More...

Second graders can sign up for ‘Exploring 4-H’

Purdue Extension Corner

Eligibility in the regular 4-H program necessitates one must be in Grades three through 12 as of Jan. 1 of the current year. However second graders can get a taste of 4-H by signing up for the “Exploring 4-H” program.  More...

Winter workout

Purdue Extension Corner

Exercise is a wonderful thing and provides many benefits. However when the weather rangers from extremely cold or even colder, one may find themselves in a dilemma of how to work out in the winter. More...

Hill seeks U.S. Supreme Court ruling against California’s restrictive farming regulations

Attorney General Curtis Hill announced today his office has joined a 12-state effort to challenge in the U.S. Supreme Court attempts by California to impose agricultural regulations on Indiana and other states.  More...

Food inspection report released

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...

Obituaries

Gerald L. ‘Gary’ Buis, 79

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Annabeth Smith, 82

Annabeth Smith, 82 of Greencastle, went to be with the Lord, Friday, December 29, 2017.  Born in Martinsville, Indiana September 13, 1935 to the late Harlan and Flossie (Freeman) Jamison.  More...

Richard ‘Dick’ Warner, 68

Richard “Dick” Warner, 68 of Poland, went to be with the Lord due to an extended illness, January 12, 2018. Dick was born in Anderson, Indiana, March 11, 1949 to Keith and Rosemary (Cummins) Warner. More...

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