Category: Local Project

Jim Strawn on Riverbend, a new opportunity for children coming from foster care

by Sam Sentelle

Jim Strawn

“I’m a ‘yes’ man,” Jim Strawn told Putnam Rotarians during their luncheon meeting today. “I always try to find a way to say ‘yes’ before I say ‘no.'”



Jeremy Smith Free help for addiction treatment and prevention

by Sam Sentelle

Jeremy Smith

One morning in August 2016, a man arrived to gamble all day at a local casino. When his money was gone in the afternoon, he left a $25 chip to hold his place at a blackjack table. He robbed a bank then returned to gamble some more with a new stash.