Community Notes

June 29, 2016

Tuesday. June 28 The Bloomfield-Eastern Greene County Public Library will host a Super Smash Bros. Tournament from 3 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Compete to become the Super Smash Bros Champion! The winner will…

2016 Linton Freedom Festival Parade to offer surprises

June 28, 2016

The Linton Freedom Festival Taskforce has a few surprises up it’s collective sleeve for this year’s parade. For the first time since Gayle and Jerry Margraf opened the Linton McDonald’s in 1989,…

2016 Linton Freedom Festival

June 28, 2016

The 2016 Linton Freedom Festival is under way! I’ve compiled a schedule of events taken from the official lineup, which can be found on the Linton Freedom Festival website.

2016 Linton Freedom Festival Schedule

June 28, 2016

Wednesday, June 29 6 p.m.-Carnival Midway-Linton City Park-wristbands $20 7-7:45 p.m.-Bonnie Bland Gospel Music-Linton City Park Band Shell 8-9 p.m.- The Jammin’ Pans: Music of the Islands-Linton…

Carnival opens in Linton

June 28, 2016

The James Gang Amusements’ Carnival comes to town as part of Linton’s Freedom Festival starting June 27 and running until July 4. Opening at 6 p.m. each night of the week, music is also featured…

Community Notes

June 28, 2016

Monday, June 27 The James Gang Carnival come to Linton at Humphrey’s Park as part of the Linton Freedomn Festival. The carnival will run through July 4. Bracelets will be available each night for…

UPDATED: Gold All-Stars come up short in WVFCA Classic

June 27, 2016

TERRE HAUTE – Linton-Stockton was well represented in the 12th annual Wabash Valley Football Coaches Association All-Star game Saturday at Terre Haute North. Six Miners suited up for the Gold…

McDonald’s All American Crew Team announced

June 27, 2016

McDonald’s of Washington, Ind. recently hosted the 2016 All American Crew Competition last Thursday. Competing crew members came from 23 McDonald’s restaurants across the Wabash Valley to the final…

Fireworks laws Hoosiers need to know

June 27, 2016

It’s the time of year once again that our local fire departments, and the Indiana Department of Homeland Security, would like to remind us of local laws pertaining to the use of fireworks. “Fireworks…

5K run/walk benefits Kicking Bear Camp for kids

June 27, 2016

Several walkers, runners, organizers and volunteers were on hand Saturday for a 5K walk/run to benefit Kicking Bear Camp for kids. Jasonville American Legion Post 172 was there to provide a color…

Greene County 4-H schedule of events and registration forms

June 27, 2016

Greene County 4-H Events have kicked off. Below is a complete schedule, as well as a printable version. Registration forms have also been included. Click the following links for registration forms:…

Greene County 4-H schedule of events and registration forms

June 27, 2016

Greene County 4-H Events have kicked off. Below is a complete schedule, as well as a printable version. Registration forms have also been included. Click the following links for registration forms:…

Little Miss and Mr. Freedom

June 27, 2016

Courtesy photo. Brylee DiLorenzo was awarded Miss Sparkler and Tytus Pigg was awarded Mr. Firecracker.

Graves named Miss Greene County

June 26, 2016

Alexis Graves was named Miss Greene County on Sunday evening. The Greene County Queen Contest opened with last year’s queen, Courtney Johnson, opening with a speech about her experiences as the…

4-H Tractor driving contest

June 26, 2016

Jackson Hale goes through the course with a Z-turn mower. Jackson swept the competition, winning Grand Champion in all three Jr. Tractor Driving Division courses and will move on to the area…

4-H Dog Show

June 26, 2016

Winners at the 4-H Dog Show on Saturday included Grand Champion and Agility Champion Breana Wright and Jasmine and Reserve Grand Champion Dale Isenogle and Bodie.

Gold All-Stars come up short in WVFCA Classic

June 26, 2016

TERRE HAUTE – Linton-Stockton was well represented in the 12th annual Wabash Valley Football Coaches Association All-Star game Saturday at Terre Haute North. Six Miners suited up for the Gold…

Little Mrs. and Mr. Freedom

June 26, 2016

Courtesy photo. Brylee DiLorenzo was awarded Miss Sparkler and Tytus Pigg was awarded Mr. Firecracker.

Retired coach returns to the sideline for All-Star Classic

June 25, 2016

TERRE HAUTE – When the All-Stars convene at Terre Haute North Saturday for the 12th annual Wabash Valley Football Coaches Association All-Star Classic a familiar figure to Linton football fans will…

Community Notes

June 25, 2016

Saturday, June 25 Linton Moose Lodge presents Keith Enochs and Jerry Raines, show starts at 8:30 p.m. Lyons Legion Post 479 will host “Tribute to Elvis Night,” featuring Elvis tribute artist Carl…

Romans Warrior Foundation completes first leg of walk to Indy

June 24, 2016

The Romans Warrior Foundation completed the first section of its’ planned five-part walk to the War Plaza in Indianapolis on Thursday. Starting at 5 a.m. at the VFW Post in Linton, Romans and his…

University of Indianapolis posts May graduates

June 24, 2016

The University of Indianapolis has posted searchable online listings of its May graduates, as well as students named to the second semester Dean’s List or Honor Roll for the 2015-2016 academic year….

IDEM issues Air Quality Action Day

June 24, 2016

The Indiana Department of Environmental Management has issued an Air Quality Action Day for Saturday, June 25. The IDEM is forecasting high ozone levels in counties in the greater Louisville,…

39th annual luncheon hosted in Bloomfield

June 24, 2016

The First Presbyterian Church of Bloomfield hosted its 39th Annual Tasting Luncheon Friday afternoon. The luncheon is the biggest fundraiser of the year for the church, according to member Alicia…

Linton graduate honored as Top 10 Under 40

June 24, 2016

A former Linton resident was recently recognized as a Top 10 Under 40 in the Tippecanoe area. Tara Lannan, a 2006 graduate of Linton-Stockton High School, said she was lucky to be selected. “There…