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FFA GREENHOUSE IS OVERFLOWING

The Cloverdale FFA Greenhouse located on the south side of Cloverdale High School has extended its hours for the spring planting season. The FFA Greenhouse is now open Monday through Friday from 2-5 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.  More...

Fillmore Alumni Banquet to be held June 2

The 93rd Fillmore Alumni Banquet will be held Saturday, June 2 at the Fillmore Elementary School cafeteria.  Welcome hour will be 5-6 p.m. More...

Food & Beverage Tax

Dear Editor, FACTS ABOUT THE CLOVERDALE FOOD & BEVERAGE TAX More...

Meat vs. no meat

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Women’s health tea party

Please join the Putnam County Hospital Cancer Center for a Women’s Health Tea Party! The tea party will be held on May 10, 6-8 p.m. at the Inn at DePauw.  The cost is $5 per ticket. More...

Star Wars Party

May the Fourth Be With You at PCPL! Stop by the library any time between 5 and 7 p.m. on May 4 for Star Wars related snacks, crafts, and activities for padawans of all ages. Feel free to come in costume! All ages welcome.   More...

Purdue Yard & Garden Calendar

May

HOME (Indoor plants and activities) Many indoor plants can be moved to shady locations outdoors but only after the danger of frost has passed. Plants will dry out more often outdoors, so keep a close eye on soil moisture. More...

Americans lack key knowledge of Zika virus

In a study released recently in the Pan- American Journal of Public Health, researchers at the Indiana University School of Public Health- Bloomington found that U.S. More...

Increasing hepatitis A activity in southern Indiana counties

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) and several local health departments are investigating increasing hepatitis A activity in southern Indiana counties. More...

Clover boys, girls track & field defeat Cascade, Tri-West and North Central

Cascade & Tri-West   The Cloverdale track and field team hosted the Cascade Cadets and the Tri-West Bruins Thursday, April 26, coming away with wins in both the boys and girls divisions.  More...

May computer classes at PCPL

Putnam County Public Library will be offering three computer classes in May. The computer classes being offered are lecture classes and are designed to introduce patrons to Internet technologies and managing digital photos.  More...

Brain differences in contact vs. non-contact sports

A study from researchers at Indiana University in the journal Neuroimage: Clinical has found differences in the brains of athletes who participate in contact sports compared to those who participate in non-contact sports. 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...

Cloverdale Middle School Students of the Week

Fifth grade Students of the Week for the week ending April 12, 2018 are, left to right, Gavin Sinclair, outstanding effort; Trinity Keen, math and social studies; Jaylinn Servies, language arts; Ryan More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

May 3  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.  May 4  More...

Klutz is keynote speaker at local Lincoln Day dinner

Tera K. Klutz will be the speaker at the annual Putnam County Republican Lincoln Day Dinner to be held on Saturday, May 5, at the new 3 Fat Labs Wedding & Event Barn, 2001 South CR 400 West, Greencastle. More...

Mock crash demo held at CHS

Emergency service agencies descended upon Cloverdale High School for a mock crash demonstration Tuesday, April 17. More...

Putnamville Correctional to honor employees

The Putnamville Correctional Facility will be honoring their employees May 7-12, 2018 during Correctional Employees Week.  Various events have been planned for each day. More...

How to help our hummingbird friends

Soon the beautiful hummingbirds will be returning to our area. We fill our hummingbird feeders with the hope of attracting these miracles of nature.  It is important that we do it right, so we don’t harm them. More...

Tox-Away Day May 19

The Putnam County Tox-Away Day will be held on Saturday, May 19 at Area 30 Career Center (across from Greencastle Wal-Mart) from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. (rain or shine).  Residents are asked not to arrive prior to 7:45 a.m. More...

Conservation Mini-Grant Program

The mission of the Putnam County Soil and Water Conservation District is to promote the conservation of Putnam County soil, water, and natural resources. More...

Live Local, Think Global Trash Bash May 5

Live Local, Think Global’s final event for the Spring is a clean up of the banks of the Big Walnut creek on May 5 from 12-3 p.m. More...

Vultures in the DePauw Nature Park

We are occasionally asked by visitors in the DePauw Nature Park, “What are those big birds that hang out on the Rim Trail? They look scary!” The big birds are Turkey Vultures and Black Vultures. More...

Applications being accepted for GCSC board member

The Greencastle City Council is seeking candidates for the Greencastle Community Schools Board of Trustees. The position is a four-year term. More...

CHS golfers continue to improve in recent matches

Martinsville and Monrovia Coach Doug Wokoun and his Cloverdale boys golf team visited Deer Creek Golf Course to take on Martinsville and Monrovia recently in the three-way match. More...

Lady Clovers earn WIC win over Cascade

The Cloverdale varsity softball team hosted the Cascade Cadets in Western Indiana Conference action Wednesday, April 27, picking up a 4-0 win. More...

Clover baseball falls to Cadets

The Cloverdale baseball team hosted Cascade Wednesday, April 25 falling, 3-0.  The Cadets plated one run in the first and two more in the second for the win.  The Clovers finished with just two hits, both by Haiden Harbert.  “Way More...

INDOT reminds Hoosiers to keep campaign signs in check

As primary elections approach, the Indiana Department of Transportation reminds Hoosiers that campaign signs are prohibited from state right-of-way according to Indiana Code 9-21-4-6. More...

Increasing hepatitis A activity in southern Indiana counties

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) and several local health departments are investigating increasing hepatitis A activity in southern Indiana counties. More...

WORKSHOPS GALORE

Purdue Extension Corner

The weather has finally started to warm up, it isn’t raining, farmers are in the fields, and individuals are mowing their lawns; therefore, spring has finally sprung in Indiana. More...

Church

VBS -SHIPWRECKED

Rescued by Jesus

June 11-15, 6-8 p.m., Ages five through sixth grade. Preregister kids & volunteer online at www.shc4me.org. Questions: Call Soul Harvest Church at 765-795-2350.   More...

Week Day Religious Education Fundraiser

White River Christian Fellowship at Olive Christian Church is holding a fundraiser to support the Week Day Religious Education program. Come enjoy a great meal, fellowship, entertainment and help support this great program. More...

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