February 7, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

DKG grant for future teachers

The scholarship committee of Epsilon Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma is seeking worthy applicants for our recruitment grantin aid.  More...

Spaghetti supper for Russellville VFD

The Russellville Volunteer Fire Department extends a special invitation to the public for their delicious spaghetti supper.  The supper will be served this Saturday evening, Feb. 10, from 4-8 p.m. at the Russellville Community Center. More...

Sheep and goat webinar Feb. 15

Purdue Extension Corner

Purdue University and Kentucky State University (KSU) will hold a free webinar for sheep and goat producers on Thursday, Feb. 15 from 7-9 p.m. EST. More...

Skunks are not our enemies

It is breeding season for skunks, which means they are on the move. They will be crossing roads. More...

CCYL baseball, softball sign ups

The Cloverdale Community Youth League baseball and softball sign ups will be held 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...

South Putnam jv boys beat OV

In the first game of the Western Indiana Conference crossover Friday Jan. 26, the South Putnam Eagles junior varsity boys took on the Owen Valley Patriots, winning 48-35 The Eagles jumped out to an early 13-4 lead after one and never looked back. More...

AG Curtis Hill speaks at U.S. Department of Justice Human Trafficking Summit

Attorney General Curtis Hill, on Friday, Feb. 2, presented thoughts on the topic of effective law enforcement at the U.S. Department of Justice Human Trafficking Summit in Washington D.C. More...

Colts’ Adam Vinatieri to team up with sheriffs for youth ranch

May 4 sporting clay tournament will benefit new not-for-profit for mentoring future law enforcement, bonding with at-risk kids

Indianapolis Colts place-kicker Adam Vinatieri will team up with sheriffs from across the state to raise money for a new not-for-profit for future law enforcement officers and at-risk kids. More...

Gobin Memorial United Methodist Church announces recipient of first small community grant

The mission and service leadership team of Gobin Memorial United Methodist Church is pleased to announce SAWS (Servants at Work) as the recipient of its first small community grant of $1,000.  More...

Program providing free violin lessons receives support

Recently, Robin and Bryan Gerard presented a grant of $1,231 to Tzouanakis Assistant Principal, Jennifer Rhoades; violin teacher, Ed Staubach; and a classroom of students learning to play the violin. More...

The Big Chill

Purdue Yard & Garden News

When winter temperatures dip below zero and winds howl across the prairie, gardeners may worry that their trees and shrubs are taking a beating. More...

Ag Day photo contest

Entries are now being sought for the 2018 Putnam County Ag Day photo contest!  More...

Get a flu shot, now

Senior citizen advocate Dan Weber has issued a call for the elderly, in particular, to get a flu shot if they haven’t done so already. He says it is not too late. More...

Greencastle youth softball

The Greencastle Youth Softball Association will be having signups. GYSA will be at McDonalds on Saturday Feb. 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. signing girls up from the ages of 4 years old to 20 years old for both fast pitch and slowpitch leagues. More...

Lady Clovers fall to Stars in sectional play

The Cloverdale girls basketball team took on the Western Boone Stars in sectional action Tuesday evening, falling 56-50.  The Clovers fell behind early, 18-7 after one and 32-20 at halftime. More...

Cloverdale Elementary WRESTLING

Registration will be held from 5:30-7:00 p.m. in the lobby at Cloverdale High School on Feb. 9.  • Fees: $10 per child or $15 per family (brothers/sisters only)  More...

You are always on 'thin ice'

District 5 Post - Indiana Conservation Officers are advising citizens across the Wabash Valley of the potential hazards of being on frozen lakes, ponds, rivers, and streams this winter. More...

Cloverdale Middle School choir brings home the gold

On Saturday, Jan. 27, five Cloverdale Middle School choir students competed in the ISSMA Solo and Ensemble competition at Terre Haute North High School. The trio of Madisyn Buchanan, Shyla Schiavarelli, and Deelaynee Lauer earned a gold medal. More...

Obituaries

Marjorie Pearl Bowman, 84

Marjorie Pearl Bowman, 84, of Greencastle, passed away Friday, February 2, 2018, at Mill Pond Health Campus.  Marjorie was born in Indianapolis on April 13, 1933, the daughter of Victor Williams and Helen (Biriley) Fausey.  More...

William ‘Buddy’ Cooper, 77

William Thomas “Buddy” Cooper, 77, of Cloverdale, Indiana, passed away on Thursday, January 18, 2018, at his residence.  Born on February 17, 1940, in Adair County, Kentucky, he was a son of the late Henry and Nellie Rich Cooper.&nbs More...

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