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Gardner Pies Fundraiser

Mary Anne Birt’s Culinary Arts Class at Area 30 is selling Gardner Pies as a fundraising project. Orders for the pies will be taken until Friday, October 31st, delivery and pick-up will be Tuesday, November 4th. The three flavors are strawberry rhubarb, pineapple upside down pie, and southern pecan pie. Cost per pie is $12. […]

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The MENtor Program

The United Way of Putnam County is excited to announce that their grant has been officially approved by Duke Energy. They will be starting the Real Men Read program here in Putnam County this school year. This program will put 1 “MENtor” in every kindergarten classroom in the county per month. This MENtor will read […]

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Indiana’s unemployment rate continues to fall

Indiana‘s unemployment rate continues to fall, even though the state lost private sector jobs last month. The Department of Workforce Development says the unemployment rate fell to 5.7-percent in September, a drop of 0.1 percentage points from August. It is the ninth consecutive month the state‘s unemployment rate has been below the national rate, which […]

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Russellville to host Halloween Activities

The town of Russellville has set its schedule for Halloween Activities. The event will take place in the Community Center on Saturday October 25th starting at 5pm. A Evening meal will start off the event and then registration for the masquerade will be from 5:30 to 6:45pm. This year, the carnival will start at 7 […]

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