Former U.S. Rep. John Myers dead at 87; Served Indiana’s 7th District for 15 terms

January 28, 2015

COVINGTON — Former U.S. Rep. John Myers, who represented western Indiana’s 7th District for three decades, has died. Owner Robert Shelby of Shelby Funeral Home in Covington says the 87-year-old…

UPDATED: Lady Miners fall at Sullivan

January 28, 2015

SULLIVAN – Sullivan outscored Linton-Stockton 19-5 in the second quarter to break the game open and the Lady Arrows rode that second-period spurt to a 58-40 win over the Lady Miners in girls high…

UPDATED: Lakers fall at Cloverdale

January 28, 2015

Cloverdale dominated visiting Shakamak 81-39 in a non-conference high school boys basketball game in Putnam County Tuesday night. It was the 13th win in 18 games for the Clovers. Shakamak lost its…

Scoreboard

January 28, 2015

INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL TUESDAY BOYS LOCAL Cloverdale 81, Shakamak 39 Dugger Union 60, Gibson County 50, Monday. LOCAL GIRLS White River Valley 49, Owen Valley 22 Sullivan 58, Linton-Stockton…

Lady Miners fall at Sullivan

January 28, 2015

Sullivan outscored Linton-Stockton 19-5 in the second quarter as the host Lady Arrows went on to win 58-40 in a battle for former Tri-River Conference girls basketball foes.
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WRV extends winning streak to five

January 28, 2015

White River Valley extended its winning streak to five after taking out host Owen Valley by a score of 49-22 in a non-conference high school girls basketball game in Spencer County Tuesday night. WRV…

Weekend schedule features five boys and three girls basketball games

January 28, 2015

This weekend’s area high school basketball schedule will be lighter than last weekend’s, with five boys games and three girls games on the card. White River Valley is the only area boys team that…

Bulldogs notch sixth win

January 28, 2015

The Dugger Union Bulldogs picked up their sixth win of the season with a 60-50 win over the visiting Gibson County Eagles in boys’ interscholastic basketball game Monday night at Dugger. The Bulldogs…

Community Notes

January 28, 2015

January 28-31 The Switz City Full Gospel Church will host a Revival featuring the church’s pastor, Rev. Vernon Thompson, and evangelist Rev. Keith Thompson at 7 p.m. each evening Jan. 28-31….

Greene County native honored on Veterans quilt hanging in Indiana War Memorial Museum

January 28, 2015

Nestled among the grand and towering war memorials in downtown Indianapolis hangs a freshly made quilt emblazoned with the mostly black-and-white photos of veterans, some gone and some still with us,…

Lamb Jam Festival is seeking ministries for its August event

January 28, 2015

The Lamb Jam Music Festival is currently seeking ministries to participate in its sixth annual event slated for August of this year in Linton’s Humphreys Park. Virgil Franklin has been an organizer…

New owners purchase the Sullivan Daily Times

January 28, 2015

For the first time in more than four decades, the Sullivan Daily Times changed family ownership last weekend, while continuing a tradition of keeping the paper locally owned. “When I knew that Tom…

Bloomfield boys games rescheduled

January 28, 2015

The Bloomfield fifth and sixth grade boys basketball games have been rescheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 18. The fifth grade contest will start at 6 p.m.

Political signs are regulated: Believe it or not

January 27, 2015

As the 2015 municipal elections near — namely the May primary — it won’t be long before we once again are inundated with those pesky, distracting political signs. When elections grow near, they…

No blizzard in our future, for now at least

January 27, 2015

For the time being, the Wabash Valley is unlikely to find itself under the heavy blanket of snow and ice that is currently plaguing New England and the eastern seaboard. With warmer temperatures and…

High School Sports Schedules

January 27, 2015

AREA HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL SCHEDULES (UNOFFICIAL) FRIDAY, JAN. 23 Boys Basketball Bloomfield at Loogootee, 6 p.m. Eastern Greene at Sullivan, 6 p.m. Linton-Stockton at North Daviess, 6 p.m. Shakamak…

Bulldogs notch sixth win

January 27, 2015

he Dugger Union Bulldogs picked up their sixth win of the season with a 60-50 win over the visiting Gibson County Eagles in boys’ interscholastic basketball game Monday night at Dugger. The Bulldogs…

Indiana State Police Polygraph Unit receives accreditation

January 27, 2015

Indianapolis – Recently, the Indiana State Police Polygraph Unit was bestowed the honor of becoming the first polygraph accredited agency in the State of Indiana. The unit was accredited by the…

Indiana wins approval of plan to cover 350,000 uninsured Hoosiers

January 27, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS–Governor Mike Pence announced today that the State has received approval from the federal government to use an updated version of the consumer-driven Healthy Indiana Plan known as HIP…

Former NSWC Crane Commander Dies

January 27, 2015

The Crane community is saddened by news of the recent death of a former commanding officer, Retired US Navy Captain Charles LaSota. The Bloomfield resident, who led Naval Surface Warfare Center,…

UPDATED: Girls game postponed until Saturday

January 27, 2015

The North Daviess at Bloomfield varsity-only girls basketball game scheduled for tonight has been postponed as both schools were not in session today.
The Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference…

Lady Miners win

January 27, 2015

Linton-Stockton defeated Bloomfield 6-5 in a fifth-grade girls basketball game Monday night. Makayla Pigg, Lexie Crusie, and Lillie Oliver each scored two points for the Lady Miners. In the…

Community Notes

January 27, 2015

January 28-31 The Switz City Full Gospel Church will host a Revival featuring the church’s pastor, Rev. Vernon Thompson, and evangelist Rev. Keith Thompson at 7 p.m. each evening Jan. 28-31….

Seventh graders earn 12th victory

January 27, 2015

The host Linton-Stockton Miners defeated Carlisle 51-37 in a seventh grade boys basketball game Monday night. The Miners, who improved to 12-3, were led by Kip Fougerousse (16) and Devyn Robertson…

Local Growers’ Guild to host Winter Gathering

January 27, 2015

BLOOMINGTON – The Local Growers’ Guild will host its annual Winter Gathering on Feb. 7 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Harmony School, located at 909 East 2nd Street in Bloomington. Participants will…