A Ride Back in Time: Anderson-Poindexter’s horse-drawn hearse dates back to the late 1800s

November 28, 2014

Jim Meng of Linton runs a business and lives in the present, but he appreciates history and heritage. Throughout the year, he looks forward to that one day of the year when he takes a ride back in…

Greene County releases 2015 meeting schedule and holiday calendar

November 28, 2014

BLOOMFIELD — The Greene County Auditor’s Office has released the 2015 schedules for the Commissioners, Council and County Holidays. The Greene County Commissioners will continue their schedule of…

Santa House opening Friday in Linton

November 28, 2014

For many years, Santa Claus has been making his annual stop at the Linton Santa House in the Rotary Park next to the Sportsman Pub. The Santa House will be open for 10 days this year. The first day…

Shop Local: Greene County businesses ready for Small Business Saturday

November 28, 2014

Local businesses around the county have been preparing for Small Business Saturday as a counterpart to the Black Friday shopping done at big retail stores on the day after Thanksgiving. In 2010,…

Shop Local: Linton shops ready for Small Business Saturday

November 28, 2014

Local businesses in the Linton area are ready for for Small Business Saturday — a local shopping response to the popularized Black Friday. The first Small Business Saturday was observed nationwide…

High school sports schedules

November 27, 2014

Saturday, NOV. 29 Boys Basketball Bloomfield Classic, TBA. North Central at Eastern Greene, 6 p.m. Linton-Stockton at North Knox, 6 p.m. Dugger Union Throwback game at Pleasantville, 2 p.m., 6 p.m…..

UPDATED: Wolverines drop opener at home

November 27, 2014

SWITZ CITY – The West Vigo Vikings rode a 24-point fourth quarter to overtake the White River Valley Wolverines, winning 56-47 here Wednesday in a high school boys basketball game. WRV, who was…

Scoreboard

November 27, 2014

INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL
GIRLS BASKETBALL
Tuesday
Barr-Reeve 65, Linton-Stockton 19

Wolverines drop opener

November 27, 2014

SWITZ CITY – West Vigo defeated host White River Valley 56-47 in the season-opening high school boys basketball game here Wednesday.
This story will be updated.

Schedule changes for recycling centers, Linton trash pickup

November 26, 2014

SWITZ CITY — A few adjustments to the schedules for both the Greene County and Linton Recycling Centers as well as a change to the trash pickup schedule for the city of Linton were announced during…

Greene County Daily World offices to be closed on Thanksgiving Day

November 26, 2014

To allow office staff to spend time with their families on the holiday, the Greene County Daily World office will be closed on Thursday, November 27 for Thanksgiving. Normal office hours will resume…

Motivational athlete to deliver anti-bullying, suicide prevention and drug awareness message to area students

November 26, 2014

Bloomfield – Bob Holmes, The One Man Volleyball Team, will be playing and speaking at ten area schools during the week of December 1-4, including Eastern Greene Middle School, Bloomfield…

Nurse practitioner/midwife joins staff at Greene County Health-Linton Medical Clinic

November 26, 2014

Greene County Health-Linton Medical Clinic is pleased to welcome Becky Jackson, a nurse practitioner and midwife, to the practice. Jackson, a 1992 graduate of Linton-Stockton High School, joins Dr….

Welcome, Becky Jackson!

November 26, 2014

Greene County Health-Linton Medical Clinic is pleased to welcome Becky Jackson, a nurse practitioner and midwife, to the practice. Jackson, a 1992 graduate of Linton-Stockton High School, joins Dr. Gene Bourgasser, Dr. Chris Holmes and Physician Assistant Corianne Vanderkolk at … Continue reading »

Community Notes

November 26, 2014

Wednesday, November 26 The City of Linton would like residents to know that trash pick up will be delayed one day due to the Thanksgiving Holiday. Trash will be picked up on Friday and Saturday…

Local businesses prepare for Black Friday

November 26, 2014

Black Friday, the Friday following Thanksgiving, has become one of the busiest shopping days of the year for retail stores nationwide, including stores in Greene County. This year, many businesses in…

Harrell Homes expands their operation to include sales

November 26, 2014

SOLSBERRY — Local businessman Jesse Harrell has decided to take what he calls the next logical step in the manufactured home business. Harrell, who has owned and operated Harrell Contracting and…

Greene County Athletes: Trophies awarded to Special Olympians

November 26, 2014

The Greene County Area 7 Special Olympics group met at the Linton Bowling Center Tuesday evening to hand out trophies to all athletes who participated in bowling for 2014. Linda Bedwell has been a…

Thunderbirds drop home opener

November 26, 2014

LITTLE CINCINNATI – The Owen Valley Patriots, behind 26 points from Cameron King, pulled away for a 64-53 win over the Eastern Greene Thunderbirds here Tuesday in the season opening high school boys…

Lady Cards top Shakamak at home

November 26, 2014

BLOOMFIELD – Bloomfield took advantage of home court, won a conference game and avenged two losses to Shakamak last year as the host Lady Cards pulled away for a 64-46 victory in a Southwestern…

White River Valley falls at home

November 26, 2014

Edgewood outscored White River Valley 26-16 in the second half to pull away for a 45-38 victory over the host Lady Wolverines in a non-conference high school girls basketball game Tuesday night. “We…

Get fit with exercise set to “oldies” music at Bloomfield First Baptist

November 26, 2014

The Bloomfield Enhanced Fitness Class at the First Baptist Church is welcoming new participants to join them for classes. They are offering a casual, low impact exercise class. The class is open to…

Linton’s Humphreys Park lights up for Christmas

November 26, 2014

The holiday season has arrived and so have the lights in Linton’s Humphreys Park. The park is now decorated with their annual Christmas lights from now until the third week of January. The Christmas…

Roosevelt Mission searches for a new home

November 26, 2014

The Roosevelt Mission has announced that they will be selling their property located at 89 East Vincennes Street in Linton. The ministry suffered from several mishaps during the harsh weather last…

Pleasant Grove Farm gearing up for spectacular Christmas light show

November 26, 2014

Click here to read a report on this year’s preparations for the Christmas light show at Pleasant Grove Farm, by Chris Pruett, with behind the scenes photos.