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2010

March 27, 2010 IndyStar.com

Allen Co. man buys historic cemetery

 

2009

Dec 5, 2009 Rich Green Grandville Cemetery needs help, Tippecanoe County, Indiana See update.     Location map 
Oct 23,09 Pal-item.com Mike Bennett 100+ gravestones damaged  Centerville, Indiana
Aug 8, 09 Mansfield News Journal LOU WHITMIRE Headstone removed in local graveyard.  Ohio
July 21, 09 Indy Star Robert King Project catalogs 5,600 graves at Jewish cemeteries
July 9-09 The Associated Press Illinois Cemetery Workers Accused in Grisly Plot

Update:  Authorities Keep Investigating Ill. Cemetery

July 8-09 Hendricks County Flyer  Charlee Beasor Vandals wreck Amo cemetery

2008

Nov 22-08 The Herald Bulletin Emma Bowen Meyer Resting in pieces: Restoration under way at Mechanicsburg Cemetery  
June 13-2008 Franklin Journal KATY YEISER Floodwaters take toll on Franklin cemetery
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  Arsenic, and Health Safety

John L. Ko n e fes and Michael K.      M c G e e http://crm.cr.nps.gov/archive/19-10/19-10-6.pdf
Aug 20, 2008 IndyStar.com Rampage hits rural Decatur County cemetery
Aug 18, 2008 Greensburg Daily News Adam Huening Shiloh Desecrated: DCSD seeks information on vandalism at cemetery

2007

      Yountsville. History etched in stone
3/15/2007 Wish Tv Jennifer McGilvray HANCOCK COUNTY, Ind. - Vandals hit historic Olvey Cemetery in Hancock County, toppling 60 tombstones.
5/8/2007 NWI.com Deborah Laverty Toppling tombstone traps vandal  MERRILLVILLE
8/13/2007 Indy Star Star report I-69 cemetery relocation to begin Monday for Whitesell Cemetery
8/18/2007 The Star Press Rick Yencer Vandals damage headstones at pioneer cemetery, Delaware Co.
 8/21/2007 The Journal Review Doug Hunt  Yountsville --  History etched in stone
 9-17-2007  The Star Press  EMMA BOWEN MEYER  Macedonia Cemetery gets a face-lift
 9-28-2007  The Herald Bulletin Neal McNamara  Descendants want cemetery reborn
10-7-2007 BBC NEWS Cristina Jimenez New technology scans reveal lost gravestone text.
Nov/Dec. Outdoor Ind. Saving Private Nave (or at least his tombstone)

2006

Dignity for our area’s pioneers  4-25-2006  Fort Wayne Ind. The News-Sentinel. 

Cemetery gets a makeover from Cascade students  Hendricks Co

Louisville Courier-Journal,  Monday, May 15, 2006.  Group restoring cemeteries to keep their connection to the past

Brook, Indiana.  Graves recall Brook 150 years ago   June 18, 2006

Cottrell Cemetery's Rededication ceremonies Sunday, May 21,  2006.

Vandalism at Brooklyn Cemetery, Morgan County, July 7,2006.

Volunteers cleaning, restoring old cemeteries in Clark & Floyd Counties  July 28, 2006

Delaware Co. Graveyard gets new life.  Oct 13,2006
Randolph County, The Old Winchester Graveyard Restoration Committee is selling medallions to raise money. Oct. 14,2006

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