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Local News: Rhoades officially named principal at Tzouanakis (4/23/19)  The Banner-Graphic

Jennifer Rhoades' title got shorter Monday evening with the idea that her tenure at Tzouanakis Intermediate School will be longer. The Greencastle School ...



High School Sports: Greencastle's Wilson third in Bellarmine Invitational (4/1/19)  The Banner-Graphic

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Greencastle High School senior Emma Wilson competed in the Bellarmine Invitational track meet on Friday, placing third in a race with 21 ...



GHS Math Team posts best Class 3 score as five county teams head to state  The Banner-Graphic

Putnam County schools are sending five teams to the 2019 Indiana Academic Super Bowl state finals Saturday, May 4 at Purdue University. The quintet is led by ...



Local News: Drug Take Back Day Saturday (4/15/19)  The Banner-Graphic

The Greencastle Police Department will be participating in the annual National Drug Take Back Day event on Saturday, April 20 at Greencastle High School.



Schimpf to become North Central schools chief | Local News  Terre Haute Tribune Star

North Central Parke Community School Corp. officials have announced that Mike Schimpf will be the new superintendent, effective July 1. He will replace Tom ...



Greencastle teenager wrestles rehab after brain tumor  WTHR

Michael Anderson is pushing to regain the mobility he lost because of a brain tumor.



Schimpf named new superintendent at North Central Parke  The Banner-Graphic

MARSHALL — It's a homecoming of sorts for Mike Schimpf. The outgoing principal of South Putnam High School has been named the new superintendent of ...



Civic League sets Clean City Day for April 27  The Banner-Graphic

On Saturday, April 27, Greencastle residents are encouraged to celebrate Clean City Day. An initiative spearheaded by the Greencastle Civic League in ...



Police Logs: Putnam Scanner for April 5, 2019 (4/4/19)  The Banner-Graphic

County Jail. Four people were booked in the Putnam County Jail recently. Wednesday. • At 10:40 p.m. Dustin Michael Kennedy, 23, Cloverdale, was lodged at ...



Obituary: Ray Keith Black (4/15/19)  The Banner-Graphic

Ray Keith Black, 83, of Greencastle, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019. He was born Oct. 29, 1935 in Greencastle, the son of Paul and Louisa (Lewis) ...



Obituary: Jewell Wayne Grimes (4/15/19)  The Banner-Graphic

Jewell Wayne Grimes, 62, Greencastle, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his family and friends. Wayne was born in ...



Local News: Project Cultivate concert to help two causes (4/15/19)  The Banner-Graphic

A lot of young guitarists pick up the instrument to get girls. Greencastle High School senior Parker Black wasn't much different, but he put that behind him years ...



Obituary: James Fredrick Anderson (4/8/19)  The Banner-Graphic

James Fredrick Anderson, 94, of Greencastle, passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2019. He was born Oct. 3, 1924 in Midland of Greene County, Ind. He was the ...



Obituary: Joseph Tod Hyten (4/3/19)  The Banner-Graphic

Joseph Tod Hyten, 52, New Market, passed away at Franciscan Health on Monday, April 1, 2019 surrounded by his family and friends. He was born Jan.



NC Parke names new superintendent | News  Journal Review

MARSHALL — A new superintendent has been named at North Central Parke Schools.



Obituary: Gary Woodward Hoskins (4/11/19)  The Banner-Graphic

Gary Woodward Hoskins, 72, of Sullivan, passed away Sunday, April 7, 2019. He was born to Richard and Ena Hoskins in Binghamton, N.Y., on Jan. 31, 1947.



Prindle to present 'Angst' film at Parker Auditorium April 17  The Banner-Graphic

With the goal of shedding light on the topic of childhood and adolescent anxiety and depression, the Prindle Institute for Ethics will present a free screening of ...



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 ...



Greencastle track coach involved in dispute with school accepts settlement  Indianapolis Star

Greencastle's school board has accepted the resignation of Craig Jordan, a track coach and physical education teacher. The undisclosed settlement ends a ...



Racism alleged — and denied — in treatment of Greencastle track coach  Indianapolis Star

GREENCASTLE – If not for a stand taken by Emma Wilson, the state's top female distance runner, this would have been a small-town dust-up ignored outside ...



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 ...



NPHS sophomore out to make a difference -- one pair of shoes at a time  The Banner-Graphic

Walk a mile in another man's shoes? Taking that lesson even further, North Putnam High School sophomore Grace Timm is undertaking a project known as ...



High School Sports: Wilson runs nation's fastest 3,200 (2/11/19)  The Banner-Graphic

GENEVA, Ohio — Greencastle High School senior Emma Wilson dominated the prestigious MileSplit/SPIRE Scholastic Showcase running event on Sunday at ...



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 ...



HS track coach accepts settlement after alleging racist treatment from school  USA TODAY High School Sports

When Craig Jordan was placed on administrative leave, he claimed racial motivations. Star runner Emma Wilson quit the team in his defense.



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 ...



Greencastle Antrim High School ranked high for AP scores by College Board  WDVM 25

Greencastle Antrim High School was recently named one of the top schools in Pennsylvania for the fourth year in a row in by college board. The annual A.P. ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Local News: South Putnam OKs tobacco policy change (12/18/18)  The Banner-Graphic

In its last regular meeting of 2018 last Wednesday, the South Putnam School Board addressed three considerable items on its agenda. Those items will affect ...



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 ...



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 ...



Wilson wins collegiate meet; county players chosen for WVFCA game  The Banner-Graphic

INDIANAPOLIS — Greencastle High School senior Emma Wilson competed in the Indianapolis Collegiate Challenge on Friday. Running for the Miles to Go ...



Local News: Mike Schimpf resigns as South Putnam principal (1/10/19)  The Banner-Graphic

Mike Schimpf will resign as principal at South Putnam High School effective at the end of the 2018-19 school year. At the South Putnam School Board's first ...



Mary Timm named 2018 Putnam County DAR Good Citizen winner  The Banner-Graphic

Mary Timm is on quite a roll. Just days after receiving a full-ride scholarship from Marian University in a surprise ceremony, the North Putnam High School senior ...



GHS Ethics Bowl team places second in state  The Banner-Graphic

A highly ethical group of Greencastle High School freshmen may have a very bright future ahead of them, based on the results of a recent Ethics Bowl event at ...



Teachers, parents vocal in their support of Strube  The Banner-Graphic

The surprise announcement late last month of Jon Strube's reassignment from his post as Tzouanakis Intermediate School principal surprised many people in ...



BENNETT'S MINUTES: Jordan/GCSC saga continues in limbo  The Banner-Graphic

The Shakespearean tragedy-type situation involving Greencastle Community Schools, coach Craig Jordan and star Tiger Cub runner Emma Wilson remains in ...



Obituary: Jeffrey E. King (3/6/19)  The Banner-Graphic

Jeffrey E. King, 49, of Greencastle, passed away suddenly Feb. 25, 2019. Jeffrey graduated from Greencastle High School, Class of 1988 with honors in both ...



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 ...



Local News: Grand Opening for Gordmans (3/8/19)  The Banner-Graphic

With anxious shoppers waiting patiently in line, the new Gordmans store is officially opened in Putnam Plaza Thursday morning. Part of a commitment to the ...



Obituary: James Edward Adams (3/15/19)  The Banner-Graphic

James Edward Adams, 71, of Greencastle, passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at his residence, surrounded by his family. James was born in ...



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" ...



Obituary: Charlene (Buckles) Custis (2/28/19)  The Banner-Graphic

Charlene (Buckles) Custis, 66, passed away Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019 after battling cancer. She was born in East St. Louis, Ill., on Dec. 9, 1952, the daughter of ...



Obituary: Lynda A. Wright Knapp (3/18/19)  The Banner-Graphic

Lynda A. Wright Knapp, 71, of Bloomington, died Friday, March 15, 2019 at Garden Villa following a lengthy, debilitating illness. Lynda was born on Sept.



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 ...



PCYDC to raise funds with Lip Sync Team Challenge  The Banner-Graphic

Set for Saturday, May 11 at the Putnam County Fairgrounds Community Building, the Lip Sync Team Challenge will be the chief fundraiser for the Putnam ...



Putnam County high school graduations set Friday night, Saturday  The Banner-Graphic

Nearly 400 Putnam County students will graduate from high school this weekend in four separate ceremonies at the local schools. Greencastle High School will ...



Local News: In Juniors, They Trust (3/19/19)  The Banner-Graphic

For exhibiting trustworthiness, Greencastle High School students juniors Kaleb Silbert and Sara Heithaus have been acknowledged as Character Education ...



Local News: Old Greencastle bus barn nearly vacated (6/29/18) | Greencastle  The Banner-Graphic

School buses look and operate a lot differently than they did 73 years ago. Greencastle Community School Corporation finally has a transportation facility that ...



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.



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 ...



Congressman Baird announces staff hirings with Greencastle ties  The Banner-Graphic

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Indiana 4th District U.S. Congressman Jim Baird (R-Greencastle) has announced the hiring of Tanner Dean and Jackson Hammond to ...



Local News: The Best Policy (1/24/19)  The Banner-Graphic

For demonstrating honesty, Greencastle High School students Mastayzia McCord and Trey Wood have been acknowledged as Character Education Program ...



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.



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.



Obituary: Timothy Michael Parker (2/8/19)  The Banner-Graphic

Timothy Michael Parker, 30, of Greencastle, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019. He was born May 17, 1988 in Danville, Ind., the son of Julie Battin and ...



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 ...



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: 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.



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 ...



'Leading Ladies' farce set for GHS stage Friday, Saturday  The Banner-Graphic

Ken Ludwig's hilarious farce "Leading Ladies" will be presented by Greencastle High School this weekend on both Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in Parker ...



Local News: Pizza sales fundraiser set for GHS football (5/11/18)  The Banner-Graphic

A pizza sales fundraiser for the Greencastle High School football team will begin May 16 and end June 3. The boys hand-make the pizzas themselves and offer ...



Local News: Summer lunch program at four Greencastle sites (5/21/18) | Greencastle  The Banner-Graphic

Every year, when the school year ends, children who rely on school meals served at Greencastle Schools through the National School Lunch and School ...



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 ...



Obituary: James M. Knauer (12/17/18)  The Banner-Graphic

James Marvin Knauer, 53, of Nome, Texas, passed away at CHI St. Joseph Health Regional Hospital, Bryan, Texas, on Dec. 9, 2018, from complications due to ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



DAR honors Jon Rice's efforts for Find a Grave  The Banner-Graphic

Like the age-old gravediggers who came before him, Jon Rice's noble efforts are as inconspicuously carried out as the quiet cemetery surroundings in which he ...



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 ...



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: Dakota Lynn Hacker (12/23/18)  The Banner-Graphic

Dakota Lynn Hacker, 20, of Cloverdale, passed away Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018. Dakota was born in Danville on April 13, 1998, the daughter of Aaron Justin ...



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 ...



Local News: Frugal Phillips earns Council praise (7/16/18)  The Banner-Graphic

So legendarily frugal was late Chicago Bears owner George Halas that a disgruntled Mike Ditka once told the press Halas “throws nickels around like manhole ...



IPS sports roundup: Crispus Attucks wins regional, advances to semi-state  Indianapolis Recorder

Crispus Attucks boys basketball won its 10th regional title March 9 at Greencastle High School, beating Owen Valley and Marion County foe Beech Grove to ...



Lip Sync Team Challenge tickets on sale Friday  The Banner-Graphic

The time is almost here for anyone planning to attend the inaugural Putnam County Lip Sync Team Challenge. The event twill take place at the Putnam County ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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, ...



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.



Local News: Gordmans' grand-opening celebration set for March 7 (2/25/19)  The Banner-Graphic

Apparel and home décor retailer Gordmans will debut a new department store in Greencastle Thursday, March 7 with a grand-opening celebration, beginning ...



E. "Berlin" Stull, 79  Herald-Mail Media

E. Stull, 79 Mr. E. “Berlin” Stull, 79, of Greencastle, PA, passed away unexpectedly early Tuesday, September 25, 2018 in the Chambersburg Hospital.



GHS toasts 80 years of 'Our Town' with two weekend shows  The Banner-Graphic

Thornton Wilder's classic drama “Our Town” will take to the stage this weekend in Parker Auditorium on the Greencastle High School campus in celebration of ...



Local News: Meyer children unveil scholarship honoring parents (2/3/17)  The Banner-Graphic

Friday would have been the 55th wedding anniversary for longtime Greencastle residents MaryAnn and Edward Meyer. Their grown children couldn't celebrate ...



Greencastle HS Math Teacher Logan Kuhne Honored as Battey National Educator of the Year  DePauw University

Logan Kuhne, a mathematics teacher at Greencastle High School, is the 2015 recipient of the Battey National Educator of the Year Award. Presented by ...



Local News: GCSC banquet honors students' cumulative effort (4/5/16)  The Banner-Graphic

The month of February marked Greencastle High School's annual Cumulative Honors Banquet which featured a staggering 51 seniors who, through their ...



Greencastle officials addressing undisclosed threat at high school  The Banner-Graphic

School and law enforcement officials are addressing a pair of undisclosed threats made at Greencastle High School this week. Interim Superintendent Dawn ...



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 ...



Owen Valley Set For Regional Showdown  MyWabashValley.com

The Owen Valley Patriots are gearing up for Saturday's regional showdown with Crispus Attucks. That game is at noon at Greencastle High School. The Patriots ...



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 ...



Local News: Bryce Rector new GHS boys' basketball coach (6/21/16)  The Banner-Graphic

The Greencastle Community School Corporation Board of Trustees Monday night appointed Bryce Rector as Greencastle High School varsity boys' basketball ...



Local News: GMS says hello to new assistant principal (5/17/16)  The Banner-Graphic

During a time when so many of Greencastle's long-time teachers, officials and the like are deciding to move on, one "new" face in the community promises to ...



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 ...



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