February 28, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Charlie’s: Still cooking after five years

In March 2013, Putnam County Comprehensive Services, Inc. More...

BBB warns of fake Apple emails

Reports from all across the country show consumers are receiving emails falsely identifying as Apple. More...

Ag Day photo contest

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

Farm Bureau Inc. scholarships now available for members

Putnam County Farm Bureau Inc. scholarship applications can be found at infb.org and are due no later than March 1, 2018.  More...

Fruit tree workshop

Purdue Extension Corner

A Purdue Fruit Tree Program will be offered to residents in Parke, Vermillion, Vigo, Clay, Owen, Greene, Putnam, Sullivan, and Monroe counties Friday, March 2 from 9 a.m.-12 noon, according to Dana Gadeken, Extension Educator with the Purdue Extensio More...

Farmers union campaign focuses on strengthening farm safety net

According to the Indiana Farmers Union, American family farmers and ranchers are enduring the worst economic slide in generations, and they need Congress to pass a Farm Bill in 2018 to strengthen the farm safety net.  More...

Clovers fall to Manual, defeat Shakamak

The Cloverdale varsity boys basketball team hosted the Emmerich Manual Redskins Friday evening, Feb. 16 for senior night, falling 78-46. The Clovers rebounded Saturday night, however, defeating the Shakamak Lakers on the road, 67-55. More...

A Putnam County Museum flashback mystery

A recent poll placed on the Putnam County Museum Facebook page has yielded quite an impressive response. You have voted Putnam County, and we have listened! More...

Better Business Bureau, IRS warns of W-2 phishing scam

The Form W-2 scam has emerged as one of the most dangerous phishing emails. More...

Hoosiers can report flooding damage

Hoosier homeowners, renters, businesses and private non-profit organizations that sustained uninsured damage caused by severe storms and flooding starting on or after February 15 can report damage online at: http://bit. ly/2018rainfall.  More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

March 1  Bible studies, Center for Women’s Ministries, 404 N. Main St., Cloverdale, 12:30-3 p.m. or 6:30-8p.m. Call 765-795- 6774 for more information or free peer counseling.  March 3  More...

Foundation seeks youth leaders

Do you want to make a difference in Putnam County? Are you a high school student interested in developing your leadership skills? Do you want to learn more about philanthropy? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then here is your chance! More...

Bicyclist killed in vehicle crash

Indiana Conservation Officers responded to a call about a crash involving a pickup truck and a bicyclist.  Michael Gilham, 55, of Poland, was struck by an oncoming vehicle while riding a bicycle, and was pronounced dead at the scene.  The p More...

Sheriff candidates invited to meet and greet event

The Cataract Lake Area Crime Watch would like to invite all Owen County Sheriff candidates to the Cataract Yacht Club on March 6 at 6:30 p.m. for a public meet and greet event. The event is open to all Owen County residents. More...

Blood Drive at PCPL on March 5

Join Putnam County Public Library and the American Red Cross for a blood drive on March 5 from 2-7 p.m. Give blood. Help save lives. More...

DKG grant for future teachers

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

Double check before you write a check

Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill this week is warning Hoosiers to “Double Check Before You Write a Check.” This warning comes on the heels of devastating flooding in several parts of the state. More...

Indiana AG continues fight against opioid crisis

Attorney General Curtis Hill announced recently he has expanded his opioid legal team, which is investigating various options under consideration by the State of Indiana, including litigation. More...

Neutering and spaying

Canine and feline population control is a concern for everyone. The benefits of neutering are the prevention of unwanted litters, overpopulation and the prevention of dumping of unwanted litters of puppies, kittens, cats and dogs. More...

Jalen Moore scores 47 en route to Clover win

The Rockville boys basketball team finished up their regular season Tuesday evening, Feb. 20, and finished up their time on their home court. In the last game played at the Rock- A-Dome, the host Rox fell to the Cloverdale Clovers, 83-73. More...

Purdue Yard & Garden Calendar

HOME (Indoor plants and activities) Check water levels in cut flowers daily. Check stored produce and flower bulbs for rot, shriveling, or excess moisture. Discard any damaged items. More...

Chinese space laboratory predicted to fall back to Earth in lateApril

Chinese space laboratory Tiangong-1 is predicted to re-enter Earth’s atmosphere in late April, but where or when it will reach the surface is hard to say.  More...

Obituaries

Carolyn Jean Priddy, 74

Carolyn Jean Priddy, 74, of Roachdale, passed away February 22, 2018 at Franciscan Health in Crawfordsville. She was born on July 17, 1943 to the late Herman and Helen (Lay) Hedge. More...

Michael Wayne Gillham, 55

Michael Wayne Gillham, 55, of Poland, passed away February 20, 2018.  He was born September 2, 1962 and is the son of Donald Gillham and Rochelle Farley and stepson of Cordell Farley.  Michael attended the Cunot Community Center.  More...

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