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Distance runner Emma Wilson quits running for Greencastle High School  Indianapolis Star

Indiana's top female distance runner, Emma Wilson, told IndyStar she will quit running for Greencastle High School because she is upset about how her coach ...



Indiana's top runner Emma Wilson says she won't run for Greencastle High School anymore  Indianapolis Star

Indiana's top female distance runner, Emma Wilson, told IndyStar she will quit running for Greencastle High School because she is upset about how her coach ...



Vikings swept by Tiger Cubs | Local High School Sports  Terre Haute Tribune Star

It was a dark and foggy night and the West Vigo girls and boys basketball teams found themselves in a nightmare at Greencastle High School.



High School Sports: Tiger Cubs plan third annual hitting clinic (12/7/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Greencastle High School's baseball program is having its third annual Holiday Hitting Camp later this month. The two-hour clinic will take place on Dec. 27, with ...



Local News: Board: Greencastle Schools have reached 'critical point' (11/20/18) | Greencastle  The Banner-Graphic

Average is not good enough. That is the message from the Greencastle School Board in reaction to the school accountability grades released by the Indiana ...



Obituary: Soren James Gram (12/3/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Soren James Gram, Greencastle, born March 29, 1930 in Gary, Ind., was the son of Loyal and Violet Gram, and passed away on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018 at home ...



Obituary: Ira Stout Jr. (11/19/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Ira Stout Jr., 77, of North Vernon, passed away on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. He was born on Jan. 28, 1941 in Greencastle, the son of Ira B. and Alice E. (Brown) ...



Local News: Jaxon Parmley named 2019 Putnam County Lilly Scholar (12/6/18)  The Banner-Graphic

When a kid is smart enough to be named the 2019 Putnam County Lilly Endowment Community Scholar, it's hard to pull one over on him. Then again, when the ...



G. Robert Crider, 84  Herald-Mail Media

G. Robert Crider, 84 G. Robert “Bob” Crider, age 84 of Greencastle, PA went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday December 2, 2018 in.



Letter to the Editor: Real learning goes beyond standardized scores (12/3/18) | Greencastle  The Banner-Graphic

To the Editor: Kudos to those Putnam County schools that scored above average on the state accountability exams. By now most people know that Greencastle ...



Obituary: Timothy Lee 'Newty' Cheatham (11/16/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Timothy Lee "Newty" Cheatham, 23, of Greencastle, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. He was born Feb. 21, 1995 in Greencastle, the son of Treva J.



SPORTS BRIEFS: Tiger Cubs plan scrimmage, chili supper on Saturday  The Banner-Graphic

The Greencastle High School boys' basketball team will host a chili supper on Saturday immediately following the 2 p.m. scrimmage with Marquette Catholic in ...



Greencastle High School moving forward with principal search  The Banner-Graphic

The process is progressing, but choosing a new Greencastle High School principal will be a matter for the May school board meeting. That was the message ...



BENNETT'S MINUTES: Greencastle to honor 1973 football, volleyball teams next month  The Banner-Graphic

The 1973 athletic sports year was a pretty special one at Greencastle High School. Two of the best athletic teams in GHS history will be honored on Oct. 12 at ...



Local News: GHS to rock the house this weekend (11/13/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Andrew Lloyd Webber's new musical “School of Rock” hits Greencastle High School's Parker Auditorium this weekend. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Thursday ...



Fab 15: HSE keeps rolling, plus what we learned from Marion County tournament  Indianapolis Star

HSE takes over No. 1, and what we learned from the Marion County tournament.



GCSC board approves new GHS principal, two assistant principals  The Banner-Graphic

The city of Greencastle itself helped sell the new Greencastle High School principal on his new position, while two new assistant principals in the district really ...



Former Carmel coach Tod Windlan named Greencastle girls basketball coach  Indianapolis Star

Tod Windlan is the new girls basketball coach at Greencastle High School, the school board announced at a meeting Monday night. Windlan takes over the ...



HS football: Danville opens sectional play with impressive win over Greencastle  Indianapolis Star

Chandler Schubert rushed for 215 yards to lead the Warriors past the Tiger Cubs to set up a showdown with rival Tri-West next week.



Susan "Sue" King, 62  Herald-Mail Media

Susan Lynne (Ferguson) King, 62, of Keedysville, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, November 18, 2018, along with her husband, David Robert King.



Local News: Homecoming Hopefuls (9/4/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Greencastle High School will crown its 2018 Homecoming king and queen Friday night at halftime of the 7 p.m. GHS-South Putnam football game at Robert L.



Local News: Mold closes Tzouanakis school through Friday (8/27/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Tzouanakis Intermediate School is closed Tuesday and students and teachers will be at temporary locations at least through the end of the week.



This week's Associated Press high school boys basketball poll  Indianapolis Star

The Associated Press Top 10 Indiana high school boys basketball teams, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, rating points and previous rankings:.



Local News: Mold tests remain high at Tzouanakis (9/14/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Tzouanakis Intermediate School will remain closed until further notice. Greencastle Schools Supt. Jeff Hubble notified Tzouanakis parents Friday evening that air ...



Local News: Board hears Tzouanakis questions, concerns (9/24/18)  The Banner-Graphic

With the closure of the Tzouanakis Intermediate School building now nearing the one-month mark, the Greencastle School Board spent a second straight ...



Putnam native, husband meet vice president in Alaskan stopover  The Banner-Graphic

Basically it was warmer in Alaska than it was in Greencastle Wednesday but Kristen Kolp still had chills when she talked about her recent experience.



Vikings fall 2-0 to Cubs in sectional soccer final  Terre Haute Tribune Star

The best boys soccer season in West Vigo history came to a surprising close Monday night in the championship game of the Class 2A Sectional at Greencastle ...



High School Sports: Itinerary set for 'perfect' night at GHS (10/10/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Greencastle High School will welcome and recognize “Perfect Purple Teams” later this week. On Friday night, GHS will welcome back two of the most ...



West Vigo returns to 2A boys soccer sectional final  Terre Haute Tribune Star

West Vigo will be playing for the Class 2A boys soccer sectional championship for the second year in a row on Saturday night at Greencastle High School.



Emma repeats title: Greencastle standout reaches hallowed ground with one more track crown  The Banner-Graphic

BLOOMINGTON — Greencastle junior Emma Wilson said after defending her state title in the 3,200-meter run at the IHSAA state finals on Friday night that an ...



Concerns rise over kids' use of addictive e-cigarette variant  Terre Haute Tribune Star

A relatively new trend in e-cigarettes called JUUL has skyrocketed in popularity among young people, including minors, a trend that is playing out locally ...



High school basketball preview: Class 3A local teams at a glance  Indianapolis Star

Insider Kyle Neddenriep thinks Sectional 27 and 28 will be balanced, competitive again this season.



Touch-A-Truck event set Saturday at GHS  The Banner-Graphic

Children of all ages are invited to “rev up their imagination” Saturday for the sixth annual Touch-a-Truck event in the parking lot of Greencastle High School.



Hesler retiring from GHS after 40 years at June end  The Banner-Graphic

After serving Greencastle High School in more capacities than its multi-purpose room over the past 40 years, Principal Russ Hesler announced Monday that this ...



BENNETT'S MINUTES: Windlan perfect replacement for Key with Cubs  The Banner-Graphic

Greencastle High School athletic director Doug Greenlee asked the returning players in his girls' basketball program what they wanted in a head coach.



Cole Hocker, Emma Wilson are state cross country champions  Indianapolis Star

Cathedral's Hocker improved on No. 2 fisnish last year; Wilson repeated as state champ.



Obituary: Martha Jane Whitaker (9/11/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Martha Jane Whitaker, 67, of St. Louis, Mo., passed away peacefully in her home June 1, 2018 due to a glioblastoma. Born on May 21, 1951, she was the ...



Greencastle English, Math teams earn state titles; sixth straight for English  The Banner-Graphic

WEST LAFAYETTE -- A six-pack. A double three-peat. One for the other thumb ... Sports teams have come up with some creative ways over the years to quantify ...



Obituary: Daniel Lee TeGrotenhuis (7/13/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Daniel TeGrotenhuis of Greencastle went to his eternal home with Jesus on July 11, 2018. Dan was born in Orange City, Iowa, and is the son of Eugene and ...



Local News: Tzouanakis to reopen Monday, Oct. 1 (9/26/18)  The Banner-Graphic

After more than a month, the Tzouanakis Intermediate School building will reopen on Monday, Oct. 1. Greencastle Schools Supt. Jeff Hubble made the ...



HS cross-country: Greencastle's Emma Wilson, Cathedral's Cole Hocker win semistate  Indianapolis Star

SHELBYVILLE – Intrigue heading into cross-country's Shelbyville semistate was the duel between Emma Wilson and Phoebe Bates. Wilson, a Greencastle ...



Obituary: Carol Sue McGaughey (10/15/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Carol Sue McGaughey, 72, of Greencastle passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, at Kindred Hospital in Indianapolis. Carol was born in Crawfordsville on Aug.



Obituary: Betsy Jo O'Hair (7/30/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Betsy Jo O'Hair, 58, of Cloverdale, passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2018 surrounded by her family. She was born Aug. 14, 1959 in Anderson, the daughter of ...



See which fall athletes are up for this year's IndyStar Sports Awards  Indianapolis Star

The IndyStar Sports Awards recognizes and honors the top athletic accomplishments in Indiana high school sports. This event is hosted by the IndyStar and will ...



GHS again sending four academic teams to state Super Bowl finals  The Banner-Graphic

Greencastle High School will send four of its six academic teams to the state finals of the 2018 Hoosier Academic Super Bowl next month at Purdue University.



Danville ends inspired Lebanon run to reach third-ever semistate  Indianapolis Star

Danville (22-4) will face Evansville Bosse (24-4) in next week's semistate for a shot at the program's first state title appearance in school history.



Spring Fling Music Fest gives real experience to GHS management students  The Banner-Graphic

In a textbook example of getting the curriculum out of the textbook, the Principals of Business Management class at Greencastle High School has become ...



GHS student's 'Project Cultivate' concert benefit food for thought  The Banner-Graphic

Music, so it has long been said, hath charms to soothe the savage breast. Whether or not it might be able to solve school lunchroom issues is another thing.



Doyel: 7-footer was great on the basketball court, but at home on the farm  Indianapolis Star

Seven-foot North Putnam basketball star Fred Cox is happiest on a farm: Almost didn't go to college, and came home hours after final game at Ole Miss.



Local News: RESPECT at GHS (11/16/18)  The Banner-Graphic

For displaying respect through their words and actions, Greencastle High School seniors Brenden Heard and Vivian Savage are acknowledged as Character ...



Greencastle's Wilson named Indiana Gatorade "Runner of the Year"  The Banner-Graphic

State champion Emma Wilson of Greencastle High School was named the 2017-18 Gatorade Indiana Girls' Cross Country Runner of the Year. Wilson is the first ...



Obituary: Mackenzie Ann Meyer (8/12/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Mackenzie Ann Meyer, 24, of Greencastle, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. She was born in Findlay, Ohio, on June 10, 1994 the daughter of Michael ...



Four locations set for April 28 Drug Take Back Day  The Banner-Graphic

Drug Take Back Day is scheduled for Saturday, April 28 in Greencastle from 9 a.m. to noon at the upper parking lot at Greencastle High School, 910 E.



Putnam Lilly Scholarship finalists announced by Community Foundation  The Banner-Graphic

Four Putnam County high school seniors have been named as finalists for the Putnam County Community Foundation's 2019 Lilly Endowment Community ...



GHS grad Simon Foss wins National Merit Scholarship  The Banner-Graphic

Less than two weeks after graduating from Greencastle High School, Simon A. Foss has been named a college-sponsored 2018 National Merit Scholarship ...



WORKING HAND IN HAND: Donation toward wrestling mat continues bond between GHS, National Guard  The Banner-Graphic

Money is not always easy to come by for high school athletic departments, especially for big-ticket items like wrestling mats. Thanks to a generous donation from ...



Obituary: Charles 'Sonny' Wood (10/31/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Charles "Sonny" Wood, 76, of Greencastle, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018. Born Aug. 11, 1942 in Putnam County, he was the son of James E. "Bud" ...



GHS, Black Lumber partnership will raise funds for class  The Banner-Graphic

Greencastle High School introduction to construction students work to complete a mini barn as part of a class project. Besides providing hands-on experience, ...



Greencastle High School hires Doug Greenlee as athletic director  The Banner-Graphic

A Putnam County native is coming home as the new Greencastle High School athletic director, school officials announced Wednesday. Pending school board ...



Obituary: Ray June Turner (6/18/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Ray June Turner, 58, of Roachdale, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 17, 2018, surrounded by loved ones. Ray June was born in Greencastle on June ...



Greencastle native's award-winning short film gets Bloomington premiere Sunday  The Banner-Graphic

A Greencastle native, whose animation attraction began in a darkened Ashley Square Cinema, will premiere his award-winning animated short film, "The ...



Don Coldsmith, 85  Herald-Mail Media

Don Coldsmith, 85 Don A. Coldsmith, age 85, a resident of the Quincy Village and formerly of Apple Dr. Greencastle died Sunday, September 9, 2018, with his ...



FEATURED ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Jake Bennett, Greencastle  The Banner-Graphic

Jake Bennett is a senior at Greencastle and participates in golf. ———. Banner Graphic: Banner Graphic: How important has golf been to you? Jake Bennett: ...



Local News: Early June construction due for new stoplight (5/29/18)  The Banner-Graphic

By the time school reopens again in August, a changed landscape should be in full bloom at the intersection of State Road 240 and Percy Julian Drive in ...



Obituary: Sheryl Lynn 'Sherrie' Fenwick (6/5/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Sheryl Lynn "Sherrie" Fenwick, 55, of Greencastle, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018. She was born Nov. 21, 1962 in Greencastle, the daughter of Robert ...



Local News: Toga! Toga! (2/8/18)  The Banner-Graphic

It isn't exactly a Delta Tau Chi kind of night at McAnally Center on Thursday, but the Greencastle High School student section gets loud just the same in cheering ...



High School Sports: Greencastle boys' basketball planning several activities (9/14/17) | Greencastle  The Banner-Graphic

Greencastle High School's boys' basketball program is forming teams to compete in the Indy Hoops league this winter, and has also scheduled a shooting camp ...



Week 8 Associated Press high school football poll  Indianapolis Star

Change at top of Class 3A after Bishop Chatard falls.



Active Shooter Training: It's Free for You and It's Changed  93.1 WIBC Indianapolis

GREENCASTLE, Ind.--You'll be able to get educated on what the Indiana State Police say you should do in an active shooter situation. The free program is ...



Local News: Middle school adds weather station (11/30/17)  The Banner-Graphic

Displayed against the familiar background of the double domes of McAnally Center overlooking Robert L. Harbison Stadium are the latest conditions in local ...



Obituary: Tracy Ellen Robinson (11/5/18)  The Banner-Graphic

On Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, Tracy Ellen (Hampton) Robinson lost her nearly three-decade fight against Multiple Sclerosis and gained her eternal home with Christ ...



DePauw University racism investigation turns up suspects, but no arrests so far  Indianapolis Star

Three juveniles are being investigated in one of the incidents of racism on the DePauw University campus that led to recent protests by students.



IHSAA cross country state finals photos  Indianapolis Star

The Carmel High School runners walk toward the stage to accept their medals for winning the running of the IHSAA Boys' and Girls' Cross Country State Finals ...



Vote for IndyStar Athletes of the Week (Oct. 22-27)  Indianapolis Star

IndyStar will be recognizing male and female athletes of the week across the state in high school sports all year long.



Donald Barnhart, 82  Herald-Mail Media

Donald E. Barnhart, 82, of Greencastle, passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at his home. Born August 12, 1936 in Waynesboro, he was a son of the late ...



Obituary: Geraldine Pritchett (5/10/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Geraldine (Aker) Pritchett died April 23, 2018 at Autumn Glen Assisted Living facility, of cancer. She was born Jan. 31,1931 to Dr. Charles L. and Marie B.



HS football: Five players to watch in Friday's sectional games  Indianapolis Star

Kyle Neddenriep offers up five players to watch in Friday's area sectional games.



Local News: 2018 Fair Queen Contestants (7/13/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Ten young ladies stand ready to accept the Putnam County Fair Queen crown from 2017 winner Hannah Cunningham. The queen contest is set for 7 p.m. on ...



Obituary: Ralph Julian Fenwick (4/8/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Ralph Julian Fenwick, 80, of Greencastle, passed away Saturday, April 7, 2018, surrounded by family. He was born June 9, 1937 in Groveland, the son of ...



Obituary: Jimmy 'Jim' Wayne Hendrich (4/9/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Jimmy (Jim) Wayne Hendrich, 68, of Greencastle and St. Louis, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, April 8, 2018, surrounded by wife and daughters in St. Louis ...



IHSAA cross-country: Get the picture? Greencastle runner Emma Wilson aims for another state title  Indianapolis Star

Young artist Emma Wilson aims to add cross-country to track crowns.



Obituary: Kent 'Fraz' Dale Frazier (8/21/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Kent "Fraz" Dale Frazier, 61, of Indianapolis, was taken from family and friends way too early on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Kent was born on Oct. 9, 1956, ...



Obituary: Danny Joe Bumgardner (3/16/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Danny Joe Bumgardner, 68, of Greencastle, passed away Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Danny was born in Somerset, Ky., ...



10th annual DWTPC Stars event slated for Saturday; dress rehearsal is Thursday  The Banner-Graphic

The 10th annual Dancing with the Putnam County Stars competition set for Saturday, June 2, the DePauw University Indoor Tennis and Track Center, where it ...



Obituary: Evalena Warfield (1/22/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Evalena Warfield, 85, Greencastle, passed away Wednesday morning, Jan. 17, 2018 at Putnam County Hospital. Born July 15, 1932, she was the daughter of ...



IHSAA football sectional draw: Who is your team playing?  Indianapolis Star

The sectional draw for this year's IHSAA football state tournament has been revealed. See the path your school will have to navigate to reach Lucas Oil Stadium ...



Wayne Hartman, 78  Herald-Mail Media

Wayne Hartman, 78 Wayne LeRoy Hartman, 78, of Greencastle, PA, died at 5:40 a.m. Monday, September 24, 2018, at Chambersburg Hospital following a brief ...



Local News: Surprised Sean Ramey earns 2018 Putnam Lilly Scholarship (12/5/17)  The Banner-Graphic

Already a Rising Star, Eagle Scout, National Honor Society president, tennis champ and more, you wouldn't think there would be many accolades -- or surprises ...



This week's Associated Press high school football poll  Indianapolis Star

The Associated Press Top 10 Indiana high school football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through games of Tuesday, October 16, 2018, rating ...



'Don't Drink the Water' at Greencastle High School  The Banner-Graphic

Don't be fooled by the headline. The water at Greencastle High School is fine to drink, but GHS's production of Woody Allen's hilarious comedy titled “Don't Drink ...



High School Sports: Clovers claim third straight county title (2/10/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Cloverdale's Jalen Moore had a bad game, for him, on Thursday night in the semifinals of the Putnam County Classic. Moore had 24 points in his team's win ...



Obituary: Rowland Laverne Sims (11/12/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Rowland Laverne Sims, 72, of Greencastle, passed away Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, at Mill Pond Health Campus. Rowland was born in Greencastle on March 24, ...



'Putnam County Spelling Bee' musical to debut on Greencastle stage  The Banner-Graphic

The Tony-award winning musical "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" will make its Putnam County, Indiana, debut Thursday through Saturday, Nov.



SPORTS BRIEFS: Time changed for Vipers 10U baseball tryout  The Banner-Graphic

The Greencastle Vipers 10-and-under travel baseball club will be having tryouts from 3-5 p.m. on Saturday at Big Walnut Sports Park in Greencastle. The time ...



IHSAA basketball regional roundup: Indiana's love affair with hoops alive and well  Indianapolis Star

Hoosier Hysteria is on full display today across the state. The Saturday of IHSAA boys basketball regional is a day-long buffet for hoops fans. The fun started with ...



High School Sports: Ben Wells named GHS varsity baseball coach (6/21/16)  The Banner-Graphic

The Greencastle Community School Corporation Board of Trustees Monday night appointed Ben Wells as varsity baseball coach. Wells has been selected to ...



GHS junior Addison Hughes performing in 2018 All-State Honor Choir today  The Banner-Graphic

Greencastle High School junior Addison Hughes is set to perform in Fort Wayne Saturday evening as part of the 2018 All-State Honor Choir. The choir is ...



Ex-Carmel coach Tod Windlan blames expectations of 'unicorns and rainbows' for dismissal  Indianapolis Star

"I hate that the world of parents is all about entitlement, unicorns and rainbows," Tod Windlan said.



Insider: Predictions for Week 1 of HS football sectional action  Indianapolis Star

It is officially tournament time. I was a season-best 38-5 last week on predictions to improve to 258-73 (77.9 percent) on the season. Peaking at the right time.



Local News: Foundation names three Lilly finalists (11/13/17)  The Banner-Graphic

Three Putnam County high school seniors have been named as finalists for the Putnam County Community Foundation's 2018 Lilly Endowment Community ...



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