BREAKING NEWS: Tense hostage and stand-off situation ends with one man in custody

April 18, 2014

A hostage and stand-off situation that developed in eastern Greene County Thursday evening came to an end with no serious injuries reported, but one man is in the Greene County Jail. Major Mike…

WRV earns wins at home

April 18, 2014

White River Valley earned two wins in a high school girls track and field meet Thursday at Switz City. The Lady Wolverines had a winning total of 79 points, Bloomfield scored 49 and Lighthouse…

Lady Miners defeat Union

April 18, 2014

Linton-Stockton won its second conference game in as many nights as the Lady Miners defeated Union 7-1 in a high school softball game Thursday night. Brei Followell pitched a three-hitter to pace the…

Cloverdale defeats Miners

April 18, 2014

Host Cloverdale defeated Linton-Stockton 179-195 in a high school boys golf match Thursday. Jacob Gregory and Dane Kanen each shot 48 to pace the Miners. Zach Hall had a 49, Paul Goodman 50 and Tysen…

WRV netters lose at Barr-Reeve

April 18, 2014

White River Valley came up on the short end of a 4-1 score in a high school girls tennis match at Barr-Reeve Thursday night. “Barr Reeve was a very good team,” said WRV coach Ted Wagner. “Jenny…

Northview blanks Lakers

April 18, 2014

Northview came to Greene County Thursday night and left with a 7-0 victory over Shakamak in a high school baseball game. The loss was the second in a row after the Lakers started the season with four…

T-Birds win in 11

April 18, 2014

Eastern Greene had to put in extra work, but the Thunderbirds defeated North Knox 13-9 in 11 innings at Bicknell Thursday night. “We probably should have won in regulation, but the kids did a great…

Community Notes

April 18, 2014

Friday, April 18 The Greene County Highway Department has announced that County Road 200 South between County Road 800W and County Road 900W will be closed from April 23 to May 5 from 6:30 a.m. until…

Cardinal golfers lose by four shots

April 18, 2014

Bloomfield came up four shots short as the Cardinals dropped a high school boys golf match Thursday. Host North Daviess shot a 197 and Bloomfield finished with a 201 at Eagle View at Crane. For BHS,…

Union golfers compete at home

April 18, 2014

The Union High School boys golf team competed on their home course – the Sullivan Elks – on Thursday. North Knox won the event with a 204 and North Central fired a 236. Union only has three golfers,…

“Spring Fling Morel Festival” and a car show in Dugger set for Saturday

April 18, 2014

The third annual Dugger Spring Fling Morel Festival and Car Show will take place once again this Saturday. The festival will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Dugger Community Center. The event will…

Third annual “Long Fish Dash” at Shakamak on Saturday

April 18, 2014

The Annual Long Fish Dash at Shakamak State Park is set to go this Saturday. Sponsored by the Friends of Shakamak, the event features a junior one-mile run, a 5K run and fitness walk, and a 10K run…

WRV to make cuts after retirements

April 18, 2014

With potential losses or gains on the horizon for the White River Valley School District, the board is preparing for the best and the worst. Superintendent Bob Hacker said with six teachers, two…

Union Hospital donates more life saving devices

April 17, 2014

CLINTON, Ind. (WTHI) - Union Hospital continues to be in a giving mood.

On Thursday, UnionHospital’s LugarCenter distributed 23 heart-saving-devices in Parke and VermillionCounties.… More »

Union loses at home

April 17, 2014

Eminence exploded for 11 runs in the third inning as the visiting Eels defeated Union 12-7 in a non-conference high school softball game at Dugger Wednesday. “Other than the one bad inning, I thought…

Lady Miners top Cards in conference game

April 17, 2014

In a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference softball game Wednesday, host Linton-Stockton blanked Bloomfield 5-0. Lady Miner right-hander Brei Followell tossed a two-hit shutout. She struck out…

Miners win conference game at home

April 17, 2014

The Miners pounded out 10 hits, made one error and got a shutout pitching performance from Drew Witty as Linton-Stockton defeated visiting North Central 9-0 in Southwestern Indiana Athletic…

Bloomfield wins tennis match

April 17, 2014

Bloomfield’s Lady Cardinals picked up a win over the visiting North Daviess Cougars 4-1 Wednesday in a high school girls tennis match. Emily Bucher beat Nicole Woodruff 6-3, 6-0 at the No. 1 singles…

Sports changes

April 17, 2014

Today’s Vincennes Rivet at Bloomfield baseball game has been postponed, at the request of Rivet. The game has yet to be rescheduled, according to BHS athletic director Ron McBride. Also, the…

Bloomfield woman to participate in fourth Boston Marathon

April 17, 2014

Bloomfield’s Linda Cullison has just 26.2 miles to run before the completion of her 18th marathon and her fourth Boston Marathon run on Monday. The 56-year-old, who works as a registered nurse at…

Evacuation came too late for many on sinking ferry

April 17, 2014

World News // MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea’s southern coast, likely with … More »

Linton man arrested, accused of criminal confinement and assaults on woman treated for injuries at hospital

April 17, 2014

An incident and investigation that started Wednesday evening and continued into Thursday resulted in the arrest of a Linton man accused of the criminal confinement and battery of a woman who wound up…

Nurse to Compete in Boston Marathon

April 17, 2014

Twenty six point two miles stands between Bloomfield’s Linda Cullison and the completion of her 18th marathon. The 56-year-old, who works as a registered nurse at Greene County General Hospital, will travel to Boston on Friday in preparation for Monday’s … Continue reading »

State Senate candidate Bassler receives high rating from NRA

April 17, 2014

State Senate candidate Eric Bassler (R-Washington) announced this week that he has received the highest candidate rating for a non-incumbant candidate from the National Rifle Association (NRA) in his…