Community Notes

September 24, 2016

Saturday, September 24 The fifth annual Made in Greene County Showcase will be hosted from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Greene County Community Event Center (formerly 4-H Fairgrounds). The event will…

Cougars can’t keep up with Miner Express

September 24, 2016

ELNORA – For the second week in a row, it didn’t take the Linton-Stockton Miners long to overpower an undermanned opponent. In a dominant performance, the Miners put up 35 first-quarter points en…

A humble man from Linton changes the world

September 23, 2016

Larry Murdock, a native of Linton, has lived a colorful and distinguished life so far. Murdock was recently featured in the Greene County Daily World, in a story detailing his return of a library…

Grand Cafe hosts grand opening

September 23, 2016

The Grand Café hosted a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony with the Jasonville Chamber of Commerce Friday. Opened by cook, Richard Simon and manager, Chelsea Carmichael, the Grand Café…

Crane hosts POW/MIA Recognition ceremony

September 23, 2016

Crane Army and Navy joined together Thursday to host a POW/MIA Recognition ceremony at Naval Support Activity Crane’s Club Lakeview. The luncheon featured the recognition of three former Prisoners of…

Romans Warrior Foundation to hold benefit concert

September 23, 2016

In order to raise funds to enable the non-profit RWF to help veterans and others, the Romans Warrior Foundation will hold its inaugural ‘Romans Warrior Foundation Benefit Concert’ on Friday, Sept. 23…

GUEST COLUMN: Visitor Center to be an asset to Greene County

September 23, 2016

Congratulations to Greene County on the opening of the new Goose Pond Visitor Center! For nearly two centuries, early inhabitants of Greene County worked to figure out how to turn an 8,000-acre…

GUEST COLUMN: Visitor Center to be an asset to Greene County

September 23, 2016

Congratulations to Greene County on the opening of the new Goose Pond Visitor Center! For nearly two centuries, early inhabitants of Greene County worked to figure out how to turn an 8,000-acre…

Late Linton man to be inducted into Indiana Military Veterans Hall of Fame

September 23, 2016

The Indiana Military Veterans Hall of Fame (IMVHOF) is proud to announce that it will induct 12 Hoosier veterans into its 2016 Class on November 4, 2016. The non-profit organization honors veterans…

Passing the torch to the next generation

September 23, 2016

Two torchbearers held a close family connection Wednesday afternoon during the Bicentennial Torch Relay. Larry Schute, 74, passed the torch off to BJ Yoho. Schute was the best friend of Yoho’s…

Passing the torch to the next generation

September 23, 2016

Two torchbearers held a close family connection Wednesday afternoon during the Bicentennial Torch Relay. Larry Schute, 74, passed the torch off to BJ Yoho. Schute was the best friend of Yoho’s…

Greene Gab Episode 7

September 23, 2016

— In this week’s episode of Greene Gab, Patti Danner and Andrew Christman discuss the Bicentennial Torch Relay, a special edition of the paper for Friday, local sports and more…

New traffic pattern to be deployed at SR 54/57 intersection near Switz City

September 23, 2016

Motorists in Greene County will see a new traffic pattern at the intersection of State Road 54/57 beginning Monday, Oct. 3. An Indiana Department of Transportation press release states the current…

Third-set rally cannot carry Lady Bulldogs past Martinsville

September 23, 2016

DUGGER — The Lady Bulldogs staged a tremendous rally Thursday night to win the third set, but it didn’t prove enough as they fell to visiting Martinsville, IL, in volleyball. Union fell 10-25,…

Bulldogs want to keep momentum going against Tindley

September 23, 2016

The Bulldogs will try to tame the Tigers as Union hosts Charles A. Tindley Accelerated School at 2 pm Saturday in football. Union (1-3) has never beaten the Tigers (1-4) in four football games in as…

WRV and Washington boys tennis team raises more $500 to fight cancer

September 23, 2016

SWITZ CITY — During their regular season match Wednesday Washington and the WRV boys tennis teams ended up raising a total of $557.50 as apart of the Cancer Challenge. WRV ended up raising the most…

L-S tennis team raises money for Savannah Boone

September 23, 2016

LOOGOOTEE — Through the combined efforts of Loogootee and Linton-Stockton’s tennis teams, the squads were able to contribute $700 to Savannah Boone in order to help her pay for treatment during her…

Strong start, finish carries Lady Miners over Cougars

September 23, 2016

ELNORA – The Linton-Stockton volleyball team got off to yet another strong start, this time against Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference foe North Daviess here Thursday.
And has been the trend…

LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP: Area volleyball teams in action

September 23, 2016

VOLLEYBALL Bloomfield took visiting Vincennes Lincoln to five sets , winning the first two before falling 25-22, 25-21, 10-25, 23-25 and 14-16. “We played very well tonight,” coach Laura Rose said….

Community Notes

September 23, 2016

Thursday, September 22 The Eastern Greene School Board will hold a Special Meeting of the Board at 7 p.m. in the Eastern Greene Schools’ Central Office Board Room. Discussion will be about contract…

Goose Pond Visitor Center celebrates grand opening

September 22, 2016

The Goose Pond Visitor Center has officially opened its doors to the public. Director of the Department of Natural Resources Cam Clark introduced the building to those in attendance Thursday…

GC Humane Society under new management

September 22, 2016

The Greene County Humane Society has made some major changes over the past few months. Michelle Chapman has been the newly appointed director since June, and has brought some updates along with her…

Talent Showcase kicks-off JHS-SHS Homecoming weekend

September 22, 2016

As a recent tradition for the Jasonville High School/Shakamak High School Homecoming, the Talent Showcase will provide free entertainment for the whole family. Beginning at 7 p.m. on Friday, the…