Weather causes power outages in Linton

May 26, 2016

There was a tree that snapped two poles on Main Street near E and G Streets. There was also suspected lightning that struck the Vincennes substation, which is located at Fourth Street N.W. Utilities…

Clayton wins big on ‘The Price is Right’

May 26, 2016

Kimberly Clayton, former Greene County resident, recently appeared on a special “Amazing Race” episode of “The Price Is Right,” taped in Los Angeles. Clayton was called down to play about halfway…

Miners Blank Warriors in Opening Game of Sectional 47

May 26, 2016

Linton-Stockton made quick work of the North Knox Warriors on Wednesday night in the opening round of the Class 2A baseball sectional. With two outs and two runners on in the bottom of the fourth,…

Shakamak slips by Lady Wolverines, advance to title game

May 26, 2016

SWITZ CITY — In the postseason an ugly win serves the same purpose as a great win. Shakamak struggled at the plate against White River Valley throughout most of the game but eventually scored a 6-0…

Lady Miners come up short in sectional final

May 26, 2016

MITCHELL – After Tuesday’s 4-1 win over Mitchell sent Linton-Stockton into the sectional final coach Ruan Fougerousse dubbed her Lady Miners softball team the “Comeback kids.” But the Lady Miners…

Lady Cards blanked by defending state champs

May 26, 2016

SWITZ CITY — North Central had a different look Wednesday night, but in the end the defending Class 2A state champions came up with the same result. The Ladybirds earned a 3-0 win over Bloomfield in…

GCSWM reports another successful year

May 26, 2016

The Greene County Solid Waste Management Board met for its monthly meeting on Wednesday, and heard financial reports for the organization. The board listed financial assets of $64,000 on hand, a…

Clayton wins big on “The Price is Right”

May 26, 2016

Kimberly Clayton, former Greene County resident, recently appeared on a special “Amazing Race” episode of “The Price Is Right,” taped in Los Angeles. Clayton was called down to play about halfway…

Rediscover Downtown Linton teams up with Farmers Market

May 25, 2016

This June 4, Rediscover Downtown Linton (RDL) will begin its third annual “Gateway to Outdoor Recreation” promotion, and this will be different from previous years in several ways. “First, the…

Two Legacy Projects endorsed in Greene County

May 25, 2016

Greene County has added two new Legacy Projects recognized by the Indiana Bicentennial Commission. The addition of projects by the Bloomfield Junior/Senior High School Yearbook Class and Greene ’16…

Gregg names Christina Hale as running mate

May 25, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS — Citing her record of bipartisan accomplishment, today John Gregg, Democratic candidate for governor, named State Representative Christina Hale as his running mate. A former chief…

LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP: Baseball Regular Season Wrap-up

May 25, 2016

Four area baseball teams concluded regular season play Monday. Linton-Stockton went on the road Monday and dropped its regular season finale 13-4 at Edgewood. Nine of the Mustangs’ 13 runs were…

Community Notes

May 25, 2016

Wednesday, May 25 Greene County Coin Club will meet at the Bloomfield Community Building on Wed. May 25th with the dealers setting up at 6 p.m. and meeting to begin at 7 p.m. Bloomfield Library will…

Workman, Wilson headed to State Track and Field meet

May 25, 2016

Photo by Joey Bennett Bloomfield distance runner Alli Workman (left) will be returning to the IHSAA Track and Field State Finals. Workman finished second in the 3,200 meter run in a time of 11:16.22…

Lady Miners break through in sixth for sectional win

May 25, 2016

MITCHELL — Linton-Stockton athletic teams are called the Miners, but the last couple weeks of the season the softball team may want to be called a different name. “These guys have been the comeback…

Season comes to end for youthful Lady Thunderbirds

May 25, 2016

MITCHELL — Softball can often be referred to as a game of inches. Unfortunately for Eastern Greene they came up a couple inches short in the top of the third inning. Evelyn George jumped to her feet…

LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP: Baseball Rguular Season Wrap-up

May 25, 2016

Four area baseball teams concluded regular season play Monday. Linton-Stockton went on the road Monday and dropped its regular season finale 13-4 at Edgewood. Nine of the Mustangs’ 13 runs were…

Lady Cards season ends at Jasper Regional

May 25, 2016

JASPER – Bloomfield girls tennis coach Mike Canty thought his Lady Cardinals team likely would face its toughest test in Jasper regional opponent Paoli. “Paoli beat Barr-Reeve 4-1. And Barr-Reeve…

Linton man in critical condition following moped vs. truck accident

May 24, 2016

A Linton man is listed in critical condition after his moped collided with a truck Monday night. Donald Eugene Hodge Jr., 47, was initially transported to Greene County General Hospital after his…

Women of Worth award grants

May 24, 2016

The Women of Worth held its annual Spring Tea on Saturday, May 14. At the event, two $1,500 grants were awarded to the Shawnee Theater and Greene County General Hospital’s 3-D mammogram program. The…

Jasonville special meeting to take place

May 24, 2016

The Jasonville City Council will be having a special meeting in regards of a new ordinance that was passed at the previous council meeting. The ordinance, which will require all rental property…

Goose Pond visitor center still under construction

May 24, 2016

As of Tuesday afternoon, the Goose Pond visitor center is still under construction. Goose Pond property manager Travis Stoelting said the project doesn’t have a set opening date, but they are hoping…

Community Notes

May 24, 2016

Tuesday, May 24 Bloomfield-Eastern Greene County Public Library main branch presents, “Drivers, Start your Engines!” Did you know this is the 100th running of the Indy 500 race? Children grades K-5…

Lady Miners freshman hurler blanks North Knox

May 24, 2016

MITCHELL – Five days ago the Linton-Stockton Lady Miners needed a three-run, seventh-inning rally to overtake North Knox in come-from-behind 5-4 win. No comeback was necessary Monday. The Lady Miners…

LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP: Miner diamondmen drop pair at Decatur tourney

May 24, 2016

BASEBALL Linton-Stockton competed in a tournament at Decatur Central Saturday and was dealt two losses. In the first game the Miners lost 3-0 to host Decatur Central. Logan Hollingsworth pitched six…