The Greentown Grapevine – 1999-MM, 06:10 - Page 1
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fir G% ouQN tQ The Greentown 8us'N& sEs October 1999 evzne Volume 6, Issue 10 " a paper for the mode" Addition to Elementary School Taking Shape --. As the steel frame of the addition to the southwest side of Eastern Elementary School goes up, a striking feature is the new entrqi way. The front of the building will be on the west, rather than on the east, as it is presgntly. The addition includes six classrooms, a new kitchen and cafeteria, and administration offices. Photo by R Jenkrns Democrats Robert Armstrong, Democrat, from Ward 4 and Dan Adams, Republican. Speakmg of the convention, Mike Imbler said, " It's good to see enough interest in town government to Nominate Incumbents necessitate this selection process." Twenty- two Greentown Democrats gathered in the City Hall September 9 for a party convention to select two Absentee Ballot candidates to be on the ballot for elections November 2. James Harris and Brad Chaplin, both Democrats, had filed for a seat on the town council representing Ward 1. Likewise, Democrats Don Flook and Todd Everling had filed from Ward 5. As only one Democrat can be on the ballot from each ward, the convention In formation Absentee applications for the upcoming town election to be held November 2, 1999, are available in the Utility office. Ballots will be mailed to the voter and must be returned to the Utility office by noon on Monday, November 1, 1999. was called by Howard County Democrat Chairman Mike Imbler. He appointed Bob Hasler chairman and Joe Buckley secretary tomnduct the convention. Any registered Democrat living in the Town of Greentown was eligible to come to the convention and vote. Each voter at the convention was verified before being allowed to vote. In separate ballots, the incumbents, Harris and Flook were. nominated, guaranteeing a seat on the council for GREENTOWN - the next four years, as no Republicans entered the race for those seats. Also uncontested are Roger Wolfe, W PUMP FEST Republican from Ward- 2, Michael 2nd h M W d GrWlBtOWn Hendrix, Democrat from Ward 3 and Pump Fest will be Barbara Middleton, & Publican - ing September 16, 2000, Find for ClerWTreasurer. photographs from this year's 2 election will be between incumbent Pump Fest on pages 8 and 9. The only competition in the November A Celebritv in Our Midst I OmSeptember 10- 12 at Incline Village, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, the 40th Anniversary of the first episode of the program BONANZA was celebrated. Fans of the program from Australia, England, Germany, Turkey, Spain, as well as the US. gathered at the Tahoe Biltmore Hotel to enjoy sharing stories with cast members and their families, writers, directors, photographers, and stunt people. Highlights of the convention were favorite episodes, along with memorabilia, a cruise of Lake Tahoe, and a tour of the actual Ponderosa Ranch. During the convention there was a look- alike contest. Gary Nicholson of Greentown was deemed to most closely resemble HOSS. This was an extra treat for Gary, since he has been a fan of Dan Blocker since the very beginning of the series. Gary is seen here with the owner of the Ponderosa Ranch, . Joyce Anderson and a ranch hand at Incline Village.
|Title||The Greentown Grapevine – 1999-10, 06:10|
|Subject, Local||Greentown, Howard County (Ind.)|
|Technical Metadata||Digital images captured by Imaging Office Systems 2008|
|Local Item ID||Greentown History Center – newspaper collection|
|Usage Statement||The Greentown Area Residential Association has granted permission to the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library and the Greentown Historical Society to copy any and all issues of the Greentown Grapevine. Permission granted to view and print items from this digital collection for personal use, study, research, or classroom teaching.|
|Publisher||Greentown Area Residential Association, 1993-|
Local News depicting eastern Howard County in Indiana.
Headlines: Additon to Elementary School Taking Shape; A Celebrity in Our Midst; Democrats Nominate Incumbents
|Contributors||Kokomo-Howard County Public Library; Greentown Historical Society|
|Source||Original newspaper: The Greentown Grapevine, October 1999, Volume 06, Issue 10|
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