Hiawatha Yard reconstruction may increase wait times at Jasonville grade crossings

May 29, 2015

Indianapolis– Indiana Rail Road (INRD) contractors will begin replacing a number of switches at the south end of the railroad’s Hiawatha Yard switching hub on Sunday, May 31, and the investments to…

Eastern Greene Elementary Students recognized at AR Awards Program, school to hold summer reading program

May 29, 2015

Eastern Greene Elementary School held an Accelerated Reading (AR) Awards Program on May 27 in the Elementary School Gymnasium. The theme for this year’s event was “Rockin’ in Our Reading Shoes!” The…

Jasonville man injured in Thursday night ATV crash

May 29, 2015

A Jasonville man was injured late Thursday in a crash west of Linton involving an ATV that rolled multiple times. Jason Fulford, 40, was operating the ATV on State Road 54 west of Linton when the…

Bloomfield Alumni graduates from IU School of Medicine

May 29, 2015

Saturday, May 9, Jordan Maryfield graduated from the Indiana University School of Medicine and is now set to begin residency training. Maryfield, the son of Roger and Kim Maryfield, is a 2007…

Cardinal golfers win two matches

May 29, 2015

The Bloomfield High School boys golf team concluded the regular season by winning two matches. On Wednesday, the Cards defeated visiting Owen Valley 174-186 at the Phil Harris Golf Course. Jaekob Ham…

13 year cicadas make life difficult for a Linton couple

May 29, 2015

Wilma and Eddie Jerrell share a nice brick home surrounded by woods located to the west of Linton, and for many years they have shared in the peaceful solitude of country life. But over the last week…

Community Notes

May 29, 2015

Friday, May 29 The Executive Board of the Greene-Sullivan Special Education Cooperative will meet qt 12:30 p.m. in the Conference Room at the Greene-Sullivan Special Education Cooperative, 77 A St….

UPDATED: Lady Miners lose heart breaker in sectional championship

May 29, 2015

VERNE – A solo home run by North Central third baseman Alaynee Street in the sixth inning proved to be the only run of the game and carried the North Central Ladybirds to a 1-0 victory over the…

Local athletes compete at boys track and field regional

May 29, 2015

There were several participants from Greene County that had earned the right to participate in the Bloomington North track and field regional Thursday night. Athletes had to finish in the top three…

Sectional game time moved back

May 29, 2015

The Class 2A Sullivan baseball sectional will start 30 minutes later than previously announced. The host Golden Arrows will take on Eastern Greene at 5:30 p.m. with the Linton-Stockton vs. South Knox…

Linton Farmers Market season starts Saturday

May 28, 2015

With warm weather returning to Greene County, the residents of Linton have something else to look forward to with the Linton Farmers Market returning to Humphreys Park on Saturday, May 30. The third…

Glenburn Nursing Home celebrates National Nursing Home Week

May 28, 2015

This year, National Nursing Home Week was celebrated Sunday, May 10 through Saturday, May 16. Nursing homes throughout Greene County joined in by hosting a variety of festivities to honor nursing…

UPDATED: Eels outlast Wolverines in 11 innings

May 28, 2015

JASONVILLE – Clay City finally broke loose scoring eight runs in the 11th inning and outlasting White River Valley 12-4 in 11 innings in the second semifinal game of the Class A Shakamak baseball…

UPDATED: Lakers close out Cardinals in six

May 28, 2015

JASONVILLE – The Shakamak Lakers put seven runs on the board in the sixth inning to close out the Bloomfield Cardinals 10-0 in six innings via the 10-run rule in the first semifinal game of the Class…

UPDATED: Bloomfield Merry-Go-Round auction won by man on a mission to keep it in Bloomfield

May 28, 2015

— There’s good news and bad news in an effort to rescue a Merry-Go-Round off an auction block and keep it in a public place in Bloomfield. For background information, see previous story on…

Linton-Stockton Chamber welcomes Amplified Tech Services

May 28, 2015

On Thursday afternoon, the Linton-Stockton Chamber of Commerce welcomed Linton’s latest business, Amplified Tech Services, which specializes in technology support for small businesses and…

Linton volleyball youth camp starts Monday June 8

May 28, 2015

The Linton Miner Volleyball Youth Camp has benn scheduled for June 8-11 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the high school gym. The camp is for girls in incoming grades 3-8. Sign ups will take place Monday, June…

Bloomfield Elementary Honor Roll

May 28, 2015

Bloomfield Elementary School 2014-2015 Honor Roll List for Grading Period 4 Grade 1: Hunter Matthew Abner , Evelyn Marie Abrams , Zyleigh Victoria Abrams , Ryan Lee Ausman , Andrew Paul Barker ,…

Vincennes University’s Spring 2015 Dean’s List

May 28, 2015

GREENE COUNTY Bloomfield: Jared M. Conolty, Clint J. Cross, Samantha M. Edwards, Glen D. Hazel, Rachel L. Helms, Cade A. Hill, Dakota E. Michael, Nicholas J. Sutherlin, Joshua E. Todd, Ivan L. Usrey,…

UPDATED: Eastern Greene blanked in sectional game

May 28, 2015

VERNE – North Central defeated Eastern Greene 17-0 in the second semifinal of the Class 2A South Knox softball sectional here Wednesday night. Both teams had received first round byes. The game was…

Miner from Linton area, a Sunrise Coal employee, named one of best “Smoke Eaters” in the country

May 28, 2015

Terre Haute — Ever heard of a “Smoke Eater”? Well, Sunrise Coal has one of the best “Smoke Eaters” in the country. A “Smoke Eater” is the name of a mine rescue competition – the Smoke Eater Bench…

ISP Captain Kevin Hobson of Greene County appointed to Deputy Commander of ISP Special Investigations

May 28, 2015

Bloomington – Indiana State Police Captain Kevin Hobson, a Greene County resident and Bloomfield native, has been appointed to serve as the Deputy Commander of ISP’s Special Investigations. The…

Eels outlast Wolverines in 11 innings

May 28, 2015

JASONVILLE – Clay City finally broke loose scoring eight runs in the 11th inning and outlasting White River Valley 12-4 in 11 innings in the second semifinal game of Class A baseball Sectional 57…

Lakers close out Cardinals in six

May 28, 2015

JASONVILLE – The Shakamak Lakers put seven runs on the board in the sixth inning to close out the Bloomfield Cardinals 10-0 in six innings via the 10-run rule in the first sectional semifinal game of…

Local sports camps, sports briefs

May 28, 2015

The Linton Miner boys basketball camp, emphasizing FUNdamentals, is set for June 1-5 at the high school gymnasium. Incoming grades 3-5 will meet from 8:30 to 10 a.m. daily with incoming grades 6-8…