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Primary election to be held Tuesday

Some of Putnam County voters will head to the polls for Elections on Tuesday. Greencastle only has 2 contested races for the Priamary which is for Mayor and for 4th ward City Council Seat. Polls open at 6am in the morning and close at 6pm. Complete election coverage can be found on 94.3fm WREB and […]

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Charitable groups vie for $4,000 in grant prizes

Eight charitable groups have notified the Putnam County Community Foundation that they intend to compete in the Share the Dream contest this year: Bainbridge High School Alumni Scholarship, Greencastle High School Alumni Scholarship, Purdue Club of Putnam County Scholarship and the Putnam County Fairgrounds are returning champions. Fillmore Community Volunteer Fire Department, First Baptist Church […]

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Give-Local-Putnam-County Day Offers Prizes and Matching Dollars!

Hosted by the Putnam County Community Foundation, Give Local Putnam County is a 24-hour, online giving event that will be held on Tuesday, May 5th.  While all endowments are eligible to compete, donations to unrestricted Community Grantmaking Endowments will receive the additional benefit of being matched dollar for dollar. The Community Grantmaking Programs of the […]

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State Parks Launches Elementary School History Program

A new program will teach elementary-age children about Indiana’s history, from before the Ice Age through modern times. Part of the lessons will be the history tied to Indiana State Parks. The program is one way Indiana State Parks is gearing up for its centennial celebration and the state’s bicentennial celebration. Topics include fossils, glaciers, […]

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