June 27, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Jones charged with dealing meth

Melvin Dale Jones, 60, of Poland appeared in the Owen Circuit Court I for an initial hearing on a charge of dealing in methamphetamine. More...

Stilesville man arrested for burglary of Gosport church

Korey Scott Davis, age 22, of Stilesville, was arrested in connection with burglary investigations conducted by officers from the Owen County Sheriff’s Department and the Indiana State Police.  More...

Brianna Brooks named to dean’s list at Ivy Tech

Brianna Brooks, of Cloverdale, was named to the dean’s list at Ivy Tech’s Indianapolis/Lawrence campus for the spring semester of 2018.  Brianna is a 2001 graduate of Owen Valley High School in Spencer. More...

Farmers Market

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Tri-County Community Club

The Tri-County Community Club met on May 16 at the Cloverdale Yacht Club with Shelly Blyth, Mary Lyons, and Sandy Maines as the hostesses. More...

Libraries Rock benefit for adult literacy to be held July 13

Libraries Rock is a blast of a benefit to support Putnam Adult Literacy Services (PALS).  On Friday, July 13, from 6-10 p.m. the library is getting out of the stacks and under the stars in the Putnam County Public Library’s parking lot. More...

11 Buck-a-bag book sale at library

Looking for a great summer read? Need a few books to take to the beach? Well you’re in luck! The Friends of the Putnam County Public Library are holding a Buck-A-Bag Book Sale on July 9-10 in the Kiwanis Room of the library.  More...

Is it possible, I think so?

One in seven people fight addiction in their lifetime. That is 21 million Americans. Many things aid the causes of addiction such as, genetics, age, prescription use, physical condition and lack of education. More...

Don’t lose out by focusing on winning

Purdue Extension Corner

The summer season has been business as usual for many 4-Hers who work on projects, attend meetings/ workshops or camps. More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

June 28  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.  June 29  More...

Cloverdale benefits from Scout project

Recently, Life Scout, Cody Morris lead a group of 20 volunteers in completing painting 57 fire hydrants in the town of Cloverdale. The hydrants were painted by local Boy Scouts/Leaders and 4-H Jr. Leaders from Owen County. More...

Johnson-Nichols receives payout from PCCF fund

Board member Jeff McCall presented $2000 to Johnson-Nichols staff as an annual payout from the Myrtle Gass endowment held at the Putnam County Community Foundation. This endowment is earmarked to support the Johnson-Nichols Health Clinic. More...

Hoosier Topics is 42

On June 30, 1976 Dale and Ann Risch of the Cunot area started the Hoosier Topics.  In 1980 the paper was sold to new owners Patricia and Phillip Kirby who held onto it for 10 years before it was purchased by John Gillaspy and the Spencer Evening More...

Hannah Gellman receives prestigious Fulbright grant

Only eight Carleton seniors and recent alumnis were recently awarded prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student Program grants. Greencastle resident Hannah Gellman was one of those eight.  More...

Dogs do not like the Fourth of July

As we prepare for the Fourth of July celebration, it is safer to keep our four-legged friends at home, in a safe and familiar environment. Dogs can be startled by the loud noise of fireworks. More...

Purdue Yard & Garden Calendar

HOME (Houseplants and indoor activities)  Indoor plants will require more frequent watering and fertilizing as they increase their summer growth.  You can move houseplants outdoors to a shady location, but pay close attention to their water More...

IDOI warns Hoosiers to beware, changes to Medicare cards could trigger scams

In June, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) began mailing new, more secure cards to Medicare beneficiaries in Indiana. More...

83rd Annual Brazil Rotary Club July 4 celebration

Free parking, free admission and family fun for all are included, plus live on-stage entertainment and all activities take place in beautiful Forest Park in Brazil. More...

Discover your family tree

The Time Travelin’ Genealogy Guild at the Putnam County Public Library is hosting a Genealogy Basics course on Wednesday, July 11, 5-7 p.m.  Come learn how to get started with your own family tree and get tips from our expert genealogist, More...

Local students graduate, receive honors

Jasmine Eveland Graduates from the University of Findlay  Jasmine Eveland, of Cloverdale, has graduated from the University of Findlay. Eveland received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and an Associate of Arts in Equestrian Studies.  More...

Obituaries

Lori Anne Kennedy Denger

Lori left her humble earthly home to go to her celestial mansion in the sky at 1:25 p.m., Sunday June 17, 2018 at her home.  More...

Jeffery W. Shepherd, 67

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