Town of Worthington to apply for Occupied Housing Rehabilitation Funds

March 26, 2015

WORTHINGTON — Southern Indiana Development Commission is working with the Town of Worthington on an owner occupied housing rehabilitation project. The Town of Worthington will apply for funds from…

McNabb takes over Cougar baseball program

March 26, 2015

ELNORA – One of the most decorated Laker baseball players in the history of Shakamak High School thought he knew what direction his life was headed, but he was wrong. “Everybody said I was pegged to…

Bloomfield Concert Series returns on Friday

March 25, 2015

The First Baptist Church in Bloomfield will begin with their first concert of the season on Friday, March 27 at 7 p.m. which will feature the quintet of Minju Kim (First Violin), Sun Huh (Second…

All-SWIAC teams announced

March 25, 2015

The Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference recently announced its 2014-15 All-SWIAC boys and girls basketball teams as well as All-Academic team members. Locally there were eight boys players named…

All-Area girls basketball team announced

March 25, 2015

The Greene County Daily World announces its 2014-15 All-Area girls basketball team. This year’s team includes three seniors, seven juniors and three sophomores. The All-Area team also includes 10…

Greene County Solid Waste Board tours Linton recycling facility

March 25, 2015

For the second month in a row the Greene County Solid Waste Management Board took their monthly meeting on the road Wednesday morning. This time the panel met at the new Linton Recycling Facility and…

An early Easter gift to the Linton Moose Lodge

March 25, 2015

The Community Fund of the Wabash Valley Correctional Facility recently gave an early Easter present to the Linton Moose Lodge 1434. The organization made a donation for $500. The money will be used…

Dr. Munden and son serving the Bloomfield community

March 25, 2015

“A patient of mine once gave me a piece of advice,” said Dr. Ron Munden as he rocked in his rocking chair in the lobby of his dentist office, “He said to me ‘You know, if you are a grumpy old guy,…

NSWC Crane Receives Hiring Authority

March 25, 2015

CRANE — Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Crane Division has received authority to hire more than 350 new employees this fiscal year. For the first time in several years, this authority will…

Jean Ann Sanders uses her green thumb at the courthouse

March 25, 2015

BLOOMFIELD — Jean Ann Sanders has a spent most of her adult life working at the Greene County Courthouse and the last few years she’s given back by using a green thumb to keep the place looking…

Bloomfield Ballroom Club sponsoring Heart Beat Talent Search Competition

March 24, 2015

The Bloomfield Ballroom Club will be holding their second show at Shawnee Theatre. The show is titled ‘Rhythm of the Night.’ It will be held on Saturday, April 25 at 5 p.m. and Sunday, April 26 at 3…

It’s time to register to Walk A Mile for victims of sexual assault

March 24, 2015

When you “Walk-A-Mile in Their Shoes” on April 9 around the Greene County Courthouse Square, you make a difference for victims of sexual assault in Greene County. During the Walk-A-Mile event, women…

Sichting disheartened by Senate subcommittee reaction during hearing

March 24, 2015

BLOOMFIELD — When Bloomfield School District Superintendent Dan Sichting walked out of the Indiana Senate Chamber earlier this month, he knew the forecast for school systems such as his was bleak….

Honoring those who serve Greene County

March 24, 2015

The Linton Moose Lodge honored area police and firefighters during their annual Police and Fireman’s Appreciation Dinner Friday, March 20 at the Linton Moose Lodge. All area firefighters, police…

Stamp tribute to Vietnam Medal of Honor Recipients

March 24, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS — Sunday, March 8, marked the 50th anniversary of the beginning of the ground war in Vietnam with the deployment of 3,500 Marines. By war’s end on April 30, 1975, nearly 3 million…

Honoring those who serve

March 24, 2015

The Linton Moose Lodge honored area police and firefighters during their annual Police and Fireman’s Appreciation Dinner Friday, March 20 at the Linton Moose Lodge. All area firefighters, police…

An early Easter present

March 24, 2015

The Community Fund of the Wabash Valley Correctional Facility recently gave an early Easter present to the Linton Moose Lodge 1434. The organization made a donation for $500. The money will be used…

Greene County hitchhiker arrested by off-duty trooper

March 24, 2015

Switz City — Last Friday, off-duty Indiana State Police Trooper Richard Klun spotted and assisted a female hitchhiking on State Road 54 near River Road. After offering to give her a ride, the female…

Community Notes

March 24, 2015

March 1-31 Enrollment forms are due for the 2015/2016 Linton Kindergarten class. Children who will be five years old on or before August 1, 2015 are eligible to enroll. Forms may be picked up in the…

Cpt. Ben Wegner takes command of Alpha Company

March 24, 2015

Cpt. Ben Wegner took command of Alpha Company, 1-151 Infantry “The Avengers” from outgoing commander Cpt. Adam Balbach during ceremonies at the Linton National Guard Armory Saturday morning. “It’s…

Indiana is coyote country: They’re found in all 92 Hoosier counties

March 24, 2015

Was that a coyote? It’s a common question residents of many southern Hoosier towns and cities have been asking for several years now. That’s because this area has become coyote country. Coyotes are…

New facility at NorthGate Tech Park in Bloomfield to host symposium and ribbon-cutting this week

March 23, 2015

Bloomfield — ADS, Inc., a Virginia Beach company putting down roots in Crane, will host a symposium and new facility opening at WestGate on Wednesday followed by a ribbon-cutting and open house in…

Middle Way House to hold Mardi Gras fundraiser, seeking local sponsorships

March 23, 2015

The Greene County Middle Way House, Inc., will host a Mardi Gras themed fundraiser Saturday, March 28. The event will take place at the Pepperoni Grill, located at 24 East Main Street in Bloomfield….

Community Notes

March 23, 2015

March 1-31 Enrollment forms are due for the 2015/2016 Linton Kindergarten class. Children who will be five years old on or before August 1, 2015 are eligible to enroll. Forms may be picked up in the…

Local student serves as page for Indiana House of Representatives

March 23, 2015

Craig McPike Jr., an 11th grader at Eastern Greene High School, recently served as an Indiana House Page during the 2015 session of the Indiana General Assembly. The Indiana House of Representatives…