Breaking: Shooting ruled homicide, autopsy reveals victim shot five times

April 23, 2014

A fatal shooting incident on Easter Sunday has been ruled a homicide involving multiple gunshot wounds to the victim’s head, abdomen and chest. Michael Shan Bowers, 48, was found on Sunday night…

Community Notes

April 23, 2014

Wednesday, April 23
* Greene County Coin Club will meet at the 4-H Building. Dealers will set up at 6 p.m. and the meeting starts at 7 p.m. Everyone welcome. Any questions, please call…

Lady Cards blank North Knox

April 23, 2014

The Bloomfield Lady Cardinals improved to 5-1 on the year with a 9-0 blanking of host North Knox Tuesday night at Bicknell. Averi Workman threw a complete-game one-hitter as she struck out 11 and…

T-Birds, WRV run at Eastern Greene

April 23, 2014

The Eastern Greene and White River Valley track teams took part in a triangular meet with North Daviess Tuesday night at Little Cincinnati. The Eastern Greene girls squad topped the scoresheet with a…

Matt Hayes of Bloomfield back in jail, prosecutor asks for sentence enhancement for habitual substance offender

April 23, 2014

James Matthew “Matt” Hayes is in trouble with the law again and this time, the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office is asking for a sentence enhancement saying Hayes is an habitual substance offender….

Lakers stumble at home against Braves

April 23, 2014

JASONVILLE — An RBI single from Luke Sweet in the bottom of the seventh inning produced Class A No. 1 Shakamak’s only run in a 7-1 loss to Terre Haute South here Tuesday night. It was the lone…

Lady Bulldogs remain winless

April 23, 2014

DUGGER — Union came up with seven hits and two runs, but came up on the short end of a 12-2 score in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference softball game here Tuesday afternoon. Union dropped to…

Miners, Cards compete in golf matches

April 23, 2014

In a high school boys golf match Monday at Phil Harris in Linton, Sullivan won with a 167, Linton-Stockton had a 177, Washington Catholic 191 and Bloomfield shot a 194. Paul Goodman was low for the…

Lady Miners win

April 23, 2014

The Linton-Stockton Lady Miners traveled to Washington Catholic ahead of the rain and came away with a 4-1 decision Monday. “We had another change in the lineup since we had a couples girls not…

Lady Miners roll past Owen Valley

April 23, 2014

The Linton-Stockton Lady Miners rolled to a 10-0 win over visiting Owen Valley Monday night. The non-conference softball game was stopped after five innings due to the 10-run rule. Lady Miner pitcher…

UHS golfers drop dual

April 23, 2014

The Union boys golf team dropped a dual meet with Clay City Monday afternoon at Hoosier Hills Golf Course. The Bulldogs were only able to play with three players and couldn’t compile a team score….

Recycling Center operations will continue on very lean budget

April 22, 2014

The Greene County Solid Waste Management District Board is now faced with how to make financial ends meet in a business climate of dropped — almost bottomed out — markets to sell recycle items….

Bloomfield student named BPA district president

April 22, 2014

One Bloomfield student will have the opportunity to represent his school in a big way. Bloomfield High School junior Dalton Byers was elected to be the Business Professionals of America’s (BPA)…

County Solid Waste District reorganizes amid financial trouble

April 22, 2014

SWITZ CITY — Details of a scaled-down, more financially lean operational plan for the Greene County Solid Waste Management District was announced in a Tuesday morning meeting at the Recycle Center….

Walk-A Mile-In-Their-Shoes event to benefit sexual assault victims

April 22, 2014

Organizers are confident that money raised in the Third Annual “Walk-A-Mile in Their Shoes” event in Bloomfield on Thursday morning will make a large impact on area victims of sexual assault and…

Circus coming to Bloomfield

April 22, 2014

By Jessica Squires The first visitors of the Culpepper and Merriweather Circus are making their way into Bloomfield. Students at Bloomfield Elementary School were visited by a clown who taught them…

Run/Walk fundraising event in Bloomfield to benefit fight against Lupus

April 22, 2014

Participants in an upcoming 5K/10K event in Bloomfield are urged to run, jog, walk, or crawl to help find a cure for the chronic autoimmune disease known as lupus. Team “LivHappy” is hosting its…

UPDATED: J.B. Neill steps down as WRV boys hoops coach

April 22, 2014

SWTIZ CITY — White River Valley High School boys basketball coach J.B. Neill has stepped down effective immediately.
Neill will continue to serve in his current role of athletic Director…

Updated with Arrest: After three burglaries, resident sets up trail camera on kitchen stove and catches image of suspect

April 22, 2014

A warrant is out for the arrest of a Springville man because an eastern Greene County resident whose home had been burglarized three times in 2013 decided to prepare for the burglar’s next visit. The…

Breaking News: Murder victim identified, one suspect in custody

April 22, 2014

Greene County Sheriff Terry Pierce confirmed the identity of the victim in a murder investigation is Michael Shan Bowers of Linton, age approximately 47 years old. The incident occurred early Monday…

Murder investigation underway, one suspect in custody

April 22, 2014

Law enforcement personnel from the Greene County Sheriff’s Department, the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office and the Greene County Coroner’s Office have been working through the night on a murder…

Murder investigation underway, one suspect in custody

April 22, 2014

Law enforcement personnel from the Greene County Sheriff’s Department, the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office and the Greene County Coroner’s Office have been working through the night on a murder…

New details possible in Greene County murder case

April 22, 2014

News 10 update // GREENE COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) – The Greene County Clerk’s Office told News 10 Aaron Schaffer, 32 of Linton, would likely not appear in court … More »

WRV girls win invitational

April 22, 2014

White River Valley swept the singles competition and captured first place at the Sullivan girls tennis invitational Saturday. Greencastle was second, Sullivan third and West Vigo placed fourth. Jenny…

Miners, Lakers compete

April 22, 2014

The Linton-Stockton and Shakamak High School boys golf teams competed in the Washington Invitational at Country Oaks Saturday. The Miners had a 386, good for 10th place. Shakamak was 13th with a 440….