Eastern Greene loses conference game

February 28, 2015

Eastern Greene concluded the regular season with a 56-55 loss at North Daviess Friday night in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference high school boys basketball game. The Thunderbirds, who fell…

UPDATED: Cards end regular season with loss

February 28, 2015

BLOOMFIELD – The Bloomfield Cardinals gave the Class A third-ranked Barr Reeve Vikings all they could handle for three quarters, but an early fourth-quarter spurt by the Vikings pushed their lead to…

UPDATED: Miners earn share of conference championship

February 28, 2015

Linton-Stockton earned a share of the Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference by defeating Class A No. 8 Clay City 75-63 in a high school boys basketball game at Linton Friday night. Both teams…

Scoreboard

February 28, 2015

INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL FRIDAY, FEB. 28, 2015 BOYS LOCAL Barr-Reeve 40, Bloomfield 33 Linton-Stockton 75, Clay City 63 North Daviess 56, Eastern Greene 55 BOYS STATE Alexandria 66, Wes-Del 57…

Community Notes

February 28, 2015

February 21-28 For the entire month of february, the Linton Public Library will be doing a “Blind Date with a Book.” Participants will pick a book to read based on the description on the outside of a…

Linton Junior High and Elementary School awarded Top Gainer Awards

February 28, 2015

The American Student Achievement Institute (ASAI) recognized both Linton-Stockton Elementary School and Linton-Stockton Middle School as a “Top Gainer” school on Feb. 26 during the Indiana Conference…

Efforts to clear the Beehunter Ditch in Linton is underway

February 28, 2015

On Thursday, the City of Linton started clearing the Beehunter Ditch, which runs along 12th Street in Linton. The flooding issues in Linton have been a problem for many years, especially around the…

Part Three: Downtown Business Development Plan highlights tourism options for the City of Linton

February 28, 2015

In the final chapter of the City of Linton Downtown Business Development Plan, the Lochmuller Group focused on the different ways the city of Linton could attract visitors through tourism. As stated…

Girl Scouts selling cookies to deliver to children in Riley Hospital

February 28, 2015

Girl Scout Troop No. 03174 is using the ever popular Girl Scout cookie as a way to help others and give back through a project that will benefit patients at Riley Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis….

Miners earn share of conference championship

February 28, 2015

Drew Witty scored 22 points to lead Linton-Stockton to a 75-63 victory over visiting Clay City Friday night. The Miners (18-6) earned a share of the Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference boys…

Cards end regular season with loss

February 28, 2015

BLOOMFIELD – The Bloomfield Cardinals lost their regular season finale to the visiiting Barr-Reeve Vikings 40-33 in boys high school basketball here Friday night. This story will be updated.

Bloomfield’s Athletic Facility entrance project in hands of INDOT

February 28, 2015

BLOOMFIELD — Planned changes to the entrance to the newly-constructed Bloomfield Athletic Facility have been submitted to the Indiana Department of Transportation for approval. That’s according to…

OPEN: State Road 45 in eastern Greene County temporarily closed due to crash

February 27, 2015

At 3 p.m., a stretch of State Road 45 in eastern Greene County was temporarily shut down due to a crash. The highway will remain closed until the scene is clear. The crash scene is located near…

State Road 45 in eastern Greene County temporarily closed due to crash

February 27, 2015

At 3 p.m., a stretch of State Road 45 in eastern Greene County was temporarily shut down due to a crash. The highway will remain closed until the scene is clear. The crash scene is located near…

OPINION: Elephants… Gorillas… Referendums….Oh my!

February 27, 2015

Will closing and relocating the Worthington and Lyons elementary schools save the White River Valley School Corporation enough money to assure their survival into the future? The answer to that…

OPINION: A few words about State Board of Education Governance

February 27, 2015

Many folks have asked me about education this session, specifically my position on Senate Bill 1. I sit on the Senate Committee on Education and Career Development, and I am honored to have this…

OPINION: Leave common construction wage law in place

February 27, 2015

Folks, who know me well, know I love history. History is a great teacher — and what happened earlier this week in the Indiana House of Representatives reminded me of that. In darkest days of the…

Greene County Foundation accepting applications for scholarships

February 27, 2015

Applications are available for high school and college students seeking scholarships from funds held by the Greene County Foundation. The scholarship applications can be found on the website at…

Hoosier Lottery and Ivy Tech offer new course

February 27, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS – The Hoosier Lottery and Ivy Tech Community College today announced a first-of-its-kind partnership with the goal of providing a free resource to adults seeking to increase their…

2015 Camp Riley now open for enrollment

February 27, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS — Camp Riley empowers children with physical disabilities by providing enriching, life-changing experiences in a traditional camping environment tailored to their individual needs. For…

Superintendent Sichting announces bullying panel

February 27, 2015

BLOOMFIELD — The Bloomfield School District Bullying Panel was named by Superintendent Dan Sichting during the regular monthly meeting of the Bloomfield School District Board of Trustees Thursday…

Shelburn man killed after striking commercial vehicle

February 27, 2015

Last night at 10:45 p.m., Indiana State Police and Sullivan County emergency agencies responded to the southbound lanes of US 41, just south of County Road 850 North, for a multi-vehicle crash that…

Scholarship to be Given in Recognition of Greene County Physicians

February 27, 2015

Greene County General Hospital will soon award a Physicians of Greene County scholarship. This scholarship is in recognition of the physicians of Greene County. Greene County high school students and college students interested in or pursuing a career in healthcare are … Continue reading »

Scholarship Offered in Memory of Dr. Mathias Mount

February 27, 2015

This year, Greene County General Hospital will award a scholarship in memory of Dr. Mathias Mount and Eleanor C. Mount. The scholarship recognizes the past service of Dr. Mount, a longtime family practice physician from Bloomfield. Greene County high school … Continue reading »

Linton Police Department Activity Log

February 27, 2015

The Linton Police Department responded to 18 calls and incidents on Thursday, February 27, including one property damage accident, three assists to other agencies, four assists to the public, one…