Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

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  • ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY 1349 - 3,000 Jews were killed in Black Death riots in Efurt Germany. 1556 - Thomas Cranmer, the Archbishop of Canterbury, was burned at the stake at Oxford after retracting the last of seven recantations that same day. 1788 - Almost the entire city

    March 21, 2014

  • nws-gb032014-Severe Weather Preparedness Week lightning jpg March 16-22: Severe Weather Preparedness Week-32 Governor Pence has issued a proclamation declaring proclaimed March 16-22, 2014, as Severe Weather Preparedness Week. 2014 is the 40th anniversary of the April 1974 Super Outbreak, still the largest tornado outbreak in the U.S. and the third largest

    March 20, 2014 4 Photos

  • nws-gb031914- Shelter Spotlight pic 1- page 10 ***Both pics share a cutline*** Shelter Spotlight: Pets of the Week GREENSBURG - Another week brings more animals currently housed at the Greensburg/Decatur County Animal Shelter in need of loving permanent homes. This week, the Daily News presents Zelda and Cuddles. Zelda is a Border Collie-Terrier mix. The shelter

    March 19, 2014 2 Photos

  • nws-gb-031514-Shamrocks jpg Why are shamrocks considered lucky? Various symbols and imagery breathe life into St. Patrick's Day celebrations. In addition to Kelly green clothing, leprechauns and Irish flags, shamrocks are commonly seen decorating homes and people. The word "shamrock" comes from the Irish seamrog,

    March 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • nws-gb031214-Shelter spotlight pic 2 Shelter Spotlight: Pets of the Week GREENSBURG - Another week brings more animals currently housed at the Greensburg/Decatur County Animal Shelter in need of loving permanent homes. This week, the Daily News presents Levi and Pete. Levi is a very sweet male cat. He was brought to the s

    March 12, 2014 2 Photos

  • Today in history: March 8 1618 - Johann Kepler discovered the third Law of Planetary Motion. 1702 - England's Queen Anne took the throne upon the death of King William III. 1782 - The Gnadenhutten massacre took place. About 90 Indians were killed by militiamen in Ohio in ret

    March 8, 2014

  • nws-gb030614-Shelter Spotlight pic 2 Shelter Spotlight: Pets of the Week GREENSBURG - Another week brings more animals currently housed at the Greensburg/Decatur County Animal Shelter in need of loving permanent homes. This week, the Daily News presents Adora and Tami. Adora is a sweet pitbull mix. She has a great tempera

    March 6, 2014 2 Photos

  • calvin.jpg NDES seeking help for student's surprise

    March 5, 2014 1 Photo

  • nws-gb022614-Shelter Spotlight pic 2- page 3 (pic MUST run) Shelter Spotlight: Pets of the Week GREENSBURG - Another week brings more animals currently housed at the Greensburg/Decatur County Animal Shelter in need of loving permanent homes. This week, the Daily News presents Diesel and Precious. Diesel is an adult fox terrier/Chihuahua mix. He

    February 26, 2014 2 Photos

  • nws-gb022614-Gavin pic- page 1 Local boy shaves head to raise money for cancer research ST. PAUL - Gavin "Gabs" Jon Coria will soon be eight years old, but he has already overcome bigger obstacles than most people will ever face, just to survive. Gavin was born with infantile fibrosarcoma, a very rare cancer of the soft tissue. The canc

    February 26, 2014 1 Photo