August 1, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

2018 Fall Learning Series announced

The 2018 Fall Learning Series workshops are filled with new speakers brining innovative takes on today’s most pressing nonprofit issues. More...

Area 30 orientation Aug. 1

Area 30 Career Center’s orientation for the 2018-2019 school year will be Wednesday, Aug. 1 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Area 30 Career Center located at 1 N. Calbert Way in Greencastle.  More...

Monitoring your earnings can pay off

You work hard for your money. You’re saving and planning for a secure retirement. Now you need to make sure you’re going to get all the money you deserve. More...

Benefits of dog walking

Do you know why it is important to take our canine companions for a daily walk? First of all, it provides an outlet for their energy. Dogs build up their energy every day. More...

Cunot Backpack Attack

Backpacks and school supplies are now being collected for the kids in the Cunot community.  More...

Silver Linings Players

Silver Linings Players, a script-in-hand theater group that meets the first and third Monday of the month from 11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. at the Putnam County Museum.  The group has three play dates in August. Everyone is invited to attend.   Aug. More...

Welcome to DePauw

DePauw is excited to welcomes the newest Tigers. Congratulations to the incoming class of 2022! More...

Just married? Here’s what you need to know about taxes

Summertime has become an increasingly popular season for weddings, and the Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) wants to help Hoosier newlyweds as they embark on wedded bliss to avoid the headache of tax issues.  From name changes to filing statu More...

Red Cross calls for new blood donors to fill missing types

As part of an international movement, the American Red Cross is launching the Missing Types campaign to recruit new blood donors – and those who have not given recently – to ensure lifesaving blood is available for patients.  More...

NIH funds major expansion at IU School of Medicine to support Alzheimer’s disease research

With a grant from the National Institute of Health’s National Institute on Aging, Indiana University School of Medicine will dramatically increase the size and scope of the biobank that stores DNA and other biological samples used by researcher More...

PALNI Honors extraordinary library and consortia staff

The Private Academic Library Network of Indiana Inc. (PALNI) recognized library and consortia staff by presenting twenty-eight awards on June 12 at their annual all-staff conference. More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

August 3  Coatesville Friday night Opry - bluegrass, country and gospel. Every Friday, 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Coatesville Community Center on N. Minton St. New entertainers welcome.  August 4  More...

Community Foundation Fall Grant deadline approaching

The Putnam County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for Community and Endowment Builder Grants. More...

Chip and seal on SR 42 to Poland

The Indiana Department of Transportation Cloverdale Subdistrict was set to begin chip and seal preservation on or after Monday, July 30, weather permitting. Depending on weather conditions, crews will be on site from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. More...

Judges called to action at state opioid summit

On Wednesday, leaders from across the state gathered in Indianapolis to discuss the court system and the opioid epidemic.  Throughout the day, there were several sessions covering topics such as medication-assisted treatment for opioid use, the More...

Red Cross blood drive at the library

Join Putnam County Public Library and the American Red Cross for a blood drive on Aug. 13 from 2-7 p.m. Give blood. Help save lives. More...

Cloverdale Chamber photo/video contest is underway

It’s that time folks, the Cloverdale Chamber of Commerce is starting the photo and video contest. All entries must be received by Aug. 5 at 5 p.m. More...

Farmers Market

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Hundreds of Indiana schools request handheld metal detectors

Gov. Eric J. Holcomb today reported that 3,228 total handheld metal detectors have been requested by 369 school entities—including 94 percent of all traditional public school corporations. More...

Cloverdale Civic Award nominations being accepted

Nominations are now being accepted for the Cloverdale Civic Award. The award is sponsored by the Cloverdale Lions Club, and it will be presented to an individual who has made a positive difference in the Cloverdale community. More...

Perennials for shady gardens

Purdue Yard & Garden News

Plants differ in their adaptability to different growing conditions. Sunshine is one of the most significant factors. We often think of light as being either sunny or shady, but, in fact, there are many “shades” of light in between. More...

IHS Introduces Be Heard: Latino Experiences in Indiana

The Indiana Historical Society (IHS) invites guests to hear stories about Indiana’s Latino community—both past and present—with the opening of its new exhibit, Be Heard: Latino Experiences in Indiana. More...

Purdue Yard & Garden Calendar

August

Visit the Purdue Plant Info to Go/Purdue Master Gardener booth at the Indiana State Fair (Aug. 3-19.) Bring your gardening questions to the booth in the Purdue Extension Ag/Hort Building. HOME (Indoor plants and activities) More...

Obituaries

Wilfred D. Hurst, 92

Wilfred D. Hurst, 92, of Danville, died on July 23, 2018 at Life’s Journey of Avon in Avon.  Born March 20, 1926 near Mt. Meridian, Indiana, he was the son of Alton O. Hurst and Elizabeth Walton Hurst who preceded him in death. More...

Errol Lee Griffin, 77

On Saturday, June 16 a Celebration of Life took place at Cataract Falls for Errol Lee Griffin 77 of Poland, Indiana.  He was born on January 16, 1941 in Evansville, Indiana, and died March 23, 2018 at Roudebush VA Hospital, Indianapolis.  More...

Theresa R. (Dallen)Gruener

Theresa Rose (Dallen) Gruener, 79, Eminence, went to the lord Wednesday, July 25, at her home in Eminence.  Born in Sioux City, Iowa she was the daughter of Fred and Martha Dallen.  She married Herbert J. More...

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