April 25, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Roachdale receives grant

Roachdale recently received a grant for improvement projects from the U.S. Department of Housing and Rural Development, according to State Rep. Jim Baird (R-Greencastle).  More...

Thank you to Clerk-Treasurer

I would like to thank Cloverdale Clerk-Treasurer Cheryl Galloway for the extraordinary effort she displayed in the pursuit of a grant to beautify the downtown Main Street corridor of Cloverdale and protect its historic buildings.  More...

Clover track & field competes at THN Patriot Invitational

The Cloverdale High School boys and girls track and field teams competed in the Patriot Invitational at Terre Haute North Saturday, April 14 amid dreary conditions.  More...

Clovers baseball, softball can’t catch Mustangs

The varsity Cloverdale baseball team traveled to Edgewood for WIC play Tuesday, April 17, falling to the host Mustangs, 6-2. More...

Hill promotes red flag laws and hardening school security

Attorney General Curtis Hill participated in a school safety forum on Wednesday, April 18, in Washington D.C. hosted by Florida’s two U.S. senators – Sen. Marco Rubio, a Republican, and Sen. Bill Nelson, a Democrat. More...

CHS baseball defeats Southmont

The Clover varsity baseball team hosted Southmont Thursday, April 19, and sent the Mounties home with a 15-1 loss.  More...

Mindfulness: The Intersection of Purpose & Now

Purdue Extension Corner

We are living in a high-velocity world where “multi-tasking” is expected and “balance” is the prize, yet the two don’t seem to work well in tandem. More...

Silver Lining Players, a readers’ theater

The first meeting of the Senior citizen reader’s theater group was so successful they have a new name, gained some members and have another date set up to meet.  The Silver Lining Players will be meeting at the Putnam County Public Library More...

Salamanders and wildflowers

Trail update: Spring is for salamanders  Spring is the best time of year to look for woodland salamanders. This time of year, we find salamanders under moist rocks and logs in the forests of the DePauw Nature Park. More...

Including DNA of arrested felony suspects results in matches to new, old criminal investigations

This week the Indiana State Police Laboratory completed compilation of information for the Indiana Legislature about SB322, which was passed in the 2017 legislative session and became law on January 1, 2018. More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

April 26  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.  April 28  More...

Area woman pleads guilty to dealing meth

Jessica Dawn Pennington, age 24 of Stilesville, appeared in the Owen Circuit Court I on Tuesday, April 17, and pled guilty as charged to dealing in methamphetamine, level 4 felony. More...

Foundation awards mini-grant to Putnam County Kids Count

The Putnam County Community Foundation has a mini-grant program whereby 10 board members select a Putnam County nonprofit organization that models the Community Foundation’s mission “enrich the quality of life and strengthen community for More...

An open letter from Cloverdale town clerk

Cloverdale is off the agreed order!  Greeting from the town of Cloverdale. More...

God approves eating meat!

Dear Editor,  On Feb. 14, 2018, two letters were written to the editor concerning killing animals and eating their meat. More...

Wild baby animals

Warm weather arrives and young, baby animals appear everywhere. But beware... unless the baby is injured, leave him alone. More than likely the mother will return.  Young animals are not helpless animals and they are usually not abandoned. More...

Mental health bills signed into law

Governor Holcomb and State Legislators met at St. More...

Lady Clovers dominate Cougars

The Cloverdale varsity softball team hosted the North Putnam Cougars Thursday, April 19, earning a 13-0 win.  Macie Couch pitched a shut-out, two-hitter that included nine strike-outs.  More...

Plant Auction set for May 5

The fourth annual Master Gardener plant auction will be held Saturday May 5 at 10 a.m. at Harris Hall at the Putnam County Fairgrounds. Preview is set for 9:15 a.m. with the auction starting at 10 a.m. More...

CHS seniors named to All-Star Teams

Cloverdale senior athletes were recently named to the Wabash Valley Football Coaches Association All-Star Teams. The game will be played June 23 at 7:30 p.m. at Indiana State University’s Memorial Stadium. More...

Debate commission taking voter questions

The Indiana Debate Commission is now accepting questions from Hoosier voters for its April 30 statewide televised debate in the Republican U.S. Senate primary race. More...

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