‘A forgotten art:’ Ken’s Barber Shop celebrates 50 years

March 24, 2017

“I think I’m up to six generations now,” said one of the few remaining barbers in Greene County, Ken Robertson, “My oldest customer is 102 and the youngest are 8 and 9 months old.” Ken’s Barber shop,…

‘A forgotten art:’ Ken’s Barber Shop celebrates 50 years

March 24, 2017

“I think I’m up to six generations now,” said one of the few remaining barbers in Greene County, Ken Robertson, “My oldest customer is 102 and the youngest are 8 and 9 months old.” Ken’s Barber shop,…

Preventing Infant and Toddler Abuse

March 24, 2017

SPENCER, Ind. – The littlest Hoosiers are often the most vulnerable to abuse and neglect. The Indiana Youth Institute’s 2017 KIDS COUNT in Indiana Data Book shows that 47 percent of all child abuse…

Preventing Infant and Toddler Abuse

March 24, 2017

SPENCER, Ind. – The littlest Hoosiers are often the most vulnerable to abuse and neglect. The Indiana Youth Institute’s 2017 KIDS COUNT in Indiana Data Book shows that 47 percent of all child abuse…

Area schools attend Youth Ag Day

March 24, 2017

Area fourth grade students attended the annual Greene County Youth Ag Day at the Greene County Fairgrounds. According to Sadie Davis, the Ag and Natural Resource Extension Educator of Purdue…

Area schools attend Youth Ag Day

March 24, 2017

Area fourth grade students attended the annual Greene County Youth Ag Day at the Greene County Fairgrounds. According to Sadie Davis, the Ag and Natural Resource Extension Educator of Purdue…

20-Foot Colon Display, Wednesday March 29

March 24, 2017

On Wednesday, March 29th, Greene County General Hospital will host a unique display for all ages. In honor of Colon Cancer Awareness Month and with the help of Dr. Rajiv Sharma, Greene County General Hospital is proud to host a large, inflatable colon model will be on display in the hospital’s parking lot between the […]

Stone, Royal vying for UDWI REMC District 4 seat

March 24, 2017

David Stone is seeking another term on the Utilities District of Western Indiana REMC board of directors and John Royal is seeking his first term on the board in the District 4 seat. UDWI REMC…

Stone, Royal vying for UDWI REMC District 4 seat

March 24, 2017

David Stone is seeking another term on the Utilities District of Western Indiana REMC board of directors and John Royal is seeking his first term on the board in the District 4 seat. UDWI REMC…

Small girls’ track teams have big hopes for season

March 24, 2017

Most county girls’ track teams are small, but all intend to compete for glory this spring. Fans can expect to see some promising newcomers and some girls who went far last year. Several coaches said…

Small girls’ track teams have big hopes for season

March 24, 2017

Most county girls’ track teams are small, but all intend to compete for glory this spring. Fans can expect to see some promising newcomers and some girls who went far last year. Several coaches said…

Enjoy wine at the Bloomfield Library to promote literacy

March 24, 2017

The eighth annual spring fundraiser for the Greene County Literacy Coalition, ‘Wine and cheese in the stacks’ will take place on Saturday, April 8 at the Bloomfield-Eastern Greene Public Library from…

Enjoy wine at the Bloomfield Library to promote literacy

March 24, 2017

The eighth annual spring fundraiser for the Greene County Literacy Coalition, ‘Wine and cheese in the stacks’ will take place on Saturday, April 8 at the Bloomfield-Eastern Greene Public Library from…

Area hoop standouts receive All-State mention

March 24, 2017

The Indiana Basketball Coaches Association released its IBCA/Subway All-State selections including the Supreme 15 plus many more honors. All IBCA-member head coaches have the opportunity to nominate…

Area hoop standouts receive All-State mention

March 24, 2017

The Indiana Basketball Coaches Association released its IBCA/Subway All-State selections including the Supreme 15 plus many more honors. All IBCA-member head coaches have the opportunity to nominate…

Area links squads short on experience

March 23, 2017

The five Greene County high school golf teams are all facing a season filled with uncertainty as they prepare to tee it up for the 2017 campaign. Every team returns one or two of its top players. But…

Area links squads short on experience

March 23, 2017

The five Greene County high school golf teams are all facing a season filled with uncertainty as they prepare to tee it up for the 2017 campaign. Every team returns one or two of its top players. But…

Annual Scholarship Applications Now Available

March 23, 2017

Greene County General Hospital is pleased to announce that scholarship applications are now being accepted. The three annual scholarships are open to Greene County students interested in pursuing careers in health care. Two scholarships in memory of Dr. Mathias Mount and Eleanor C. Mount, are open to high school seniors only, in the amount of […]

Molecular Testing Makes GCGH Lab Faster, More Efficient

March 23, 2017

Greene County General Hospital now offers on-site molecular testing. This service allows technicians to identify bad bugs faster than ever. From sexually transmitted infections to the flu virus, this new service quickly and accurately targets DNA from foreign molecules.  Patients can expect quick turn around (1-2 hours) on tests so providers can accurately diagnose and […]

Lady Miners pulverize Shoals to win first softball game

March 23, 2017

LINTON — The Lady Miners softball team pounded visiting Shoals into the Lady Pebbles 22-2 Wednesday evening. They needed only 4 1/2 innings to even their record at 1-1, scoring runs in every inning….

Lady Miners pulverize Shoals to win first softball game

March 23, 2017

LINTON — The Lady Miners softball team pounded visiting Shoals into the Lady Pebbles 22-2 Wednesday evening. They needed only 4 1/2 innings to even their record at 1-1, scoring runs in every inning….

Lady Miners pulverize Shoals to win first softball game

March 23, 2017

LINTON — The Lady Miners softball team pounded visiting Shoals into the Lady Pebbles 22-2 Wednesday evening. They needed only 4 1/2 innings to even their record at 1-1, scoring runs in every inning….

Lady Miners pulverize Shoals to win first softball gameLady Miners pulverize Shoals to win first softball game

March 23, 2017

LINTON — The Lady Miners softball team pounded visiting Shoals into the Lady Pebbles 22-2 Wednesday evening. They needed only 4 1/2 innings to even their record at 1-1, scoring runs in every inning….

Pet of the Week 3-25

March 23, 2017

Max is a Sharpei/Shepard mix who arrived to the shelter on March 4 as an owner surrender. He is approximately 4-5 years old, fully-vetted and would do better in a home with someone who is patient or…

Pet of the Week 3-25

March 23, 2017

Max is a Sharpei/Shepard mix who arrived to the shelter on March 4 as an owner surrender. He is approximately 4-5 years old, fully-vetted and would do better in a home with someone who is patient or…