Wood Memorial needs OT to edge Lady Wolverines 55-50

January 20, 2017

GIRLS BASKETBALL staff report White River Valley mounted a furious rally Thursday night and caught up with Wood Memorial, but could not go ahead and fell 55-50 in overtime. Wood Memorial (19-1 and…

Shakamak adjusts in second half to beat Eastern 48-36

January 20, 2017

LITTLE CINCINNATI – Shakamak adjusted its defense at halftime Thursday night to turn a close game into a comfortable 48-36 victory over host Eastern. The Lady Lakers (6-14, 4-3 in Southwest Indiana…

LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP: Eastern to host benefit fundraiser for Amy Terry

January 20, 2017

AMY TERRY FUNDRAISER AT EASTERN GREENE Eastern Greene is hosting a fundraiser Saturday to benefit Eastern Greene parent Amy Terry. The fundraiser will be a chili supper Saturday, January 21, starting…

Lady Miners unable to dig out of early hole in loss to Lady Cards

January 20, 2017

Turnovers – and Bloomfield’s sticky defense – contributed to a scoreless first quarter for the Linton Stockton Lady Miners Thursday. The Lady Cardinals defense forced eight turnovers and limited the…

Bloomfield’s ‘Happy Gilmore’ donates toys to GCGH

January 19, 2017

Courtesy photo Landon Gilmore, a fifth grader at Bloomfield Elementary School said he started a toy drive in October for children admitted to the Emergency Room at the Greene County General Hospital…

Pace provides scholarships to former Head Start students

January 19, 2017

Pace Community Action Agency announces the 2017 Judith K. Bobe Scholarship opportunity. The scholarship is named in honor of Pace Community Action Agency’s former Head Start Director who worked…

Linton second grader sweeps spelling bee

January 19, 2017

Linton Elementary held a spelling bee Wednesday afternoon, something it hasn’t done for at least five years. After 10 rounds, second grader Owen Smith, whose teacher is Mrs. Hall, was declared the…

Linton second grader sweeps spelling bee

January 19, 2017

Linton Elementary held a spelling bee Wednesday afternoon, something it hasn’t done for at least five years. After 10 rounds, second grader Owen Smith, whose teacher is Mrs. Hall, was declared the…

Linton second grader sweeps spelling bee

January 19, 2017

Linton Elementary held a spelling bee Wednesday afternoon, something it hasn’t done for at least five years. After 10 rounds, second grader Owen Smith, whose teacher is Mrs. Hall, was declared the…

Pet of the Week 1-21

January 18, 2017

Rosie is a 1-3 year old Border Collie Mix who arrived to the shelter the week of Thanksgiving as an owner surrender. Staff said she is housebroken, heart worm negative and knows how to sit. Rosie is…

Pet of the Week 1-21

January 18, 2017

Rosie is a 1-3 year old Border Collie Mix who arrived to the shelter the week of Thanksgiving as an owner surrender. Staff said she is housebroken, heart worm negative and knows how to sit. Rosie is…

State level changes to impact WRV tax rate

January 18, 2017

White River Valley Schools is expecting a lower assessed valuation (AV) for the coming academic year, which will lead to an increased tax rate. According to WRV Superintendent Bob Hacker, the lower…

State level changes to impact WRV tax rate

January 18, 2017

White River Valley Schools is expecting a lower assessed valuation (AV) for the coming academic year, which will lead to an increased tax rate. According to WRV Superintendent Bob Hacker, the lower…

Greene County native writes book of Hoosier history

January 18, 2017

A Greene County native recently authored a book, which focuses on the stories of Hoosiers past. Larry Vandeventer is a Calvertville native and graduated from Worthington High School. Recently,…

Greene County native writes book of Hoosier history

January 18, 2017

A Greene County native recently authored a book, which focuses on the stories of Hoosiers past. Larry Vandeventer is a Calvertville native and graduated from Worthington High School. Recently,…

Eastern girls electrocute Lady Eels on the road

January 18, 2017

GIRLS BASKETBALL The Lady Thunderbirds fell on host Eminence like a spring downpour Tuesday, pulverizing the Lady Eels 96-13. Eastern (8-13) took a 24-4 lead after one quarter and expanded the margin…

Eastern girls electrocute Lady Eels on the road

January 18, 2017

GIRLS BASKETBALL The Lady Thunderbirds fell on host Eminence like a spring downpour Tuesday, pulverizing the Lady Eels 96-13. Eastern (8-13) took a 24-4 lead after one quarter and expanded the margin…

Indiana coaches name Canty to Tennis Hall of Fame

January 18, 2017

The Indiana High School Tennis Hall of Fame will induct Bloomfield tennis coach Mike Canty into its Hall of Fame Friday, Jan. 27, at its 26th annual induction dinner. A press release said Canty will…

Indiana coaches name Canty to Tennis Hall of Fame

January 18, 2017

The Indiana High School Tennis Hall of Fame will induct Bloomfield tennis coach Mike Canty into its Hall of Fame Friday, Jan. 27, at its 26th annual induction dinner. A press release said Canty will…

Friends used to play together, now they coach against each other

January 18, 2017

This has been updated to correct a reporter’s error about the school at which Nate O’Neall coached girls basketball.

Friends used to play together, now they coach against each other

January 18, 2017

They played basketball together 13 years at Bloomfield. They roomed together in college. Now they coach boys basketball against each other. Eastern head coach Jon Neill and Shakamak head coach Nate…

Community Notes

January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18 The Bloomfield School Board will meet in executive session at 5:30 p.m. in the junior/senior high school conference room. The Board of Directors of Bloomfield School District…

Community Notes

January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18 The Bloomfield School Board will meet in executive session at 5:30 p.m. in the junior/senior high school conference room. The Board of Directors of Bloomfield School District…

Community Notes

January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18 The Bloomfield School Board will meet in executive session at 5:30 p.m. in the junior/senior high school conference room. The Board of Directors of Bloomfield School District…

GCGH to offer two new service lines this year

January 18, 2017

A new service line will be available at the Greene County General Hospital (GCGH) within the next couple of months, according to Chief Executive Officer, Brenda Reetz. Reetz presented the GCGH Board…