Community Notes

July 28, 2014

Tuesday, July 29 The Lyons Health and Living Center will be having a Mini Health Fair and Ice Cream Fund Raiser from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. The proceeds will help with the Christmas Party. There…

Council approves funding for community building

July 28, 2014

BLOOMFIELD — What appears to be the final hurdle in pursuit of a proposed upgrade and renovation to the Greene County 4-H Fairgrounds Community Building has been breached. Thanks to a 6-0 vote with…

Monday morning traffic slow on SR45 after head-on in eastern Greene County

July 28, 2014

Traveling on State Road 45 in eastern Greene County was a slow go Monday morning following a head-on collision that injured two drivers. One driver, Melissa J. Wood, 33, of Indianapolis, is facing…

Gateway project a success

July 28, 2014

Saturday’s Linton…Gateway to Outdoor Recreation went down in the books as a bona fide success according to Rediscover Downtown Linton spokeswoman Kristy Lewellyn. The RDL was joined by Redbird…

Bloomfield football having final sign-up Saturday

July 28, 2014

The Bloomfield Community Football League will be having final sign-up at the park at noon, Saturday, Aug. 2. For anyone who would like to sign up or if unable to stop by the park, call (812) 699-7824…

West Nile Virus Found in Greene County

July 28, 2014

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Mark A. Miller, who serves as the Environmental Health Specialist at the Greene County Health Department stated this morning that a sample mosquito pool taken on July 16th by the state. The sample tested positive for the West Nile virus. The virus has been of great concern to heath officials, as the virus produces high […]

Bloomfield volleyball starts Monday morning

July 28, 2014

The Bloomfield High School volleyball team will begin practice from 8 to 10:30 a.m. Monday at Glover Gymnasium.
Coach Ashlea Dunkerly said that athletes must have a physical on file to be able to…

Jasonville accepting nominations for this year’s Ed Sheppard Award

July 28, 2014

The City of Jasonville is now accepting nominations for the 2014 Ed Sheppard Award. Each year, the award is presented for demonstrating love for Jasonville through a positive attitude, community…

Caldwell charged with murder, held without bond

July 28, 2014

Jason Lee Caldwell was escorted into Greene Superior Court wearing jail stripes, handcuffs and leg shackles for his initial hearing on Monday morning. Caldwell, 35, of Solsberry, is now formally…

Graves hit the ground running at WRV

July 28, 2014

SWITZ CITY — Mark Graves had no choice but to hit the ground running after being named the new girls basketball coach at White River Valley High School back on May 23, right before start of summer…

BHS cross country practice set to begin Monday, Aug. 4

July 28, 2014

Bloomfield High School boys and girls cross country coach Caleb Dunkerly will have his first practice at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4 at the school.
All physicals must be on file to participate.

Visitors enjoy a day outdoors at Linton…Gateway to Outdoor Recreation

July 27, 2014

Visitors came from near and far to enjoy a day outdoors participating in Linton…Gateway to Outdoor Recreation on Saturday. The event began at the Linton City Hall and took participants to Shakamak…

Bloomfield man injured in Thursday crash

July 26, 2014

A Bloomfield man suffered head lacerations following a one-car crash on State Road 48 west of County Road 900W Thursday afternoon around 1:35 p.m. According to a report filed by Indiana State Police…

Athletic facility construction continues

July 25, 2014

Despite rain delays, construction on the new Bloomfield School District Sports Complex remains on schedule. Superintendent Dan Sichting said wet weather has caused a total of 14 days of delay, but…

Community Notes

July 25, 2014

Saturday, July 26 Serendipity, located on HWY 54 West in Linton, will be having their monthly flee market from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tastee Creations will be available for food and drinks. Email…

Two-man Big Hose/American Legion golf tournament scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 24

July 25, 2014

The two-man Big Hose/American Legion golf tournament is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 24 at the Phil Harris Golf Course in Linton. Tee time is 9 a.m. This will be a 27-hole event, including nine holes…

WRV boys basketball camp

July 25, 2014

New White River Valley boys basketball head coach Joe Pigg and assistant Brian Hostetter had a youth basketball camp in June. The eight-day camp took place at both WRV and at Lyons. Pigg said there…

Supplies come in for new Dugger school

July 25, 2014

DUGGER — Calls for help have come in many forms for the founders of the new Dugger Union Charter School. Thanks to the efforts of a Dugger minister, a Kentucky Christian school and a large throng of…

Mailbox vandals plague Bloomfield

July 25, 2014

Bloomfield, Ind. — Postal customers in the rural Bloomfield area have recently been having a lot of problems with mailbox vandalism, according to Bloomfield Postmaster Mindy Pemberton. Here are some…

Cops and Kids taking applications for this year’s back to school shopping trip

July 25, 2014

The Fraternal Order of Police, Linton Lodge #105 will be having their annual back to school shopping trip on August 10. The program supplies underprivileged children with clothing to start the new…

Murder near Newark: What happened – Only one suspect accused of the homicide

July 25, 2014

Within hours after investigators were called to the scene of a homicide near Newark last Saturday, July 19, they released the names of two “persons of interest” and asked for the public’s assistance…

Murder near Newark: What happened – Only one suspect accused of the homicide

July 25, 2014

Within hours after investigators were called to the scene of a homicide near Newark last Saturday, July 19, they released the names of two “persons of interest” and asked for the public’s assistance…

Community Notes

July 25, 2014

July 21 – August 2 The Worthington Sunshine Shop is having a $10 bag sale July 21 through August 2. The sale includes books, toys, afghans, shoes, and select purses and clothing. The not for profit…

Jason Lee Caldwell to be charged with the murder of David Lamm; Warrant issued; Prosecutor asking for enhanced sentences

July 25, 2014

Jason Lee Caldwell will be formally charged with murder when he appears in Greene Superior Court next week for an initial hearing. On Thursday afternoon, Greene County Prosecutor Jarrod Holtsclaw…