Community Notes

July 28, 2015

Tuesday, July 28 Save the date: the 2015 Mom Prom will be held on September 19. More information will be posted as it become available. The Bloomfield Public Library will hold a workshop for teen…

Eastern Greene says goodbye to High School Principal Kevin Frank

July 28, 2015

After serving the Eastern Greene School Corporation for 18 years, High School Principal Kevin Frank turned in his resignation to pursue other career opportunities. Frank has accepted a job…

County Council approves increase on Cumulative Capital Development Fund

July 28, 2015

The Greene County Council held a public hearing for a rate increase on the Cumulative Capital Development Fund for the Greene County Commissioners prior to their regular monthly meeting Monday…

Bart Burris Memorial golf scramble set for Saturday

July 27, 2015

The 10th annual Bart Burris Memorial Golf Scramble-Fundraiser for Bart Burris Eastern Greene Football Scholarship Fund is scheduled to take place Saturday, August 1 at 9 a.m. at Hidden Hills Golf…

Community Notes

July 27, 2015

Saturday, July 25 Save the date: the 2015 Mom Prom will be held on September 19. More information will be posted as it become available. The 6th Annual Solsberry Hornet 5K Run/Walk will take place on…

Breaking News: Hallador announces reduction in force involving 175 employees at Sunrise Coal in Carlisle

July 27, 2015

Hallador Energy Company, owner of the Sunrise Coal Mine in Carlisle, has announced a reduction in force at the Carlisle Mine involving 175 employees, effective Monday. Explaining the need for this…

Weekend shooting in Linton under investigation by Indiana State Police

July 27, 2015

One person was shot over the weekend in the Linton area and was hospitalized. The incident is under investigation and few details have been released. Indiana State Police Sgt. Curt Durnil of the…

Low cost shot clinic to be held at BHS on Sunday afternoon

July 26, 2015

There will be a low cost shot clinic taking place at the Bloomfield High School tomorrow, July 26 from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. Vaccine pricing will begin at just $15 and packages will be available…

Eastern Greene hosts Highland Games fundraiser

July 25, 2015

LITTLE CINCINNATI – The second annual Highland Games, a fundraising event to benefit the Eastern Greene track and field program organized by a group of parents of Eastern Greene High School track and…

Kirts, Workman winners in Hornet 5K

July 25, 2015

SOLSBERRY – The sixth annual Solsberry Hornet 5K Run/Walk to benefit the Eastern Greene High School cross country teams was run through Solsberry Saturday. A total of 120 runners and walkers…

Low cost shot clinic to be held at BHS

July 25, 2015

There will be a low cost shot clinic taking place at the Bloomfield High School tomorrow, July 26 from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. Vaccine pricing will begin at just $15 and packages will be available…

Teachers Warehouse collects donations at local drop box

July 25, 2015

The Teachers Warehouse, located in Bloomington, will be assisting teachers in the area by providing them with basic educational supplies free of cost. The store currently provides supplies to…

Kingdom Builders presents Open Arms with donation

July 25, 2015

Open Arms Christian Ministries, located near Switz City, was recently awarded with a $1,000 donation from Kingdom Builders of South-Central/Southern Indiana. Kingdom Builders is a volunteer family…

BHS art teacher shines in Maryland

July 25, 2015

Local artist, Bloomfield High School alumni, and current Bloomfield Jr./Sr. High School Art Teacher Wyatt LeGrand has been honored for his extraordinary talents once again. LeGrand is a Bloomfield…

Just what the doctor ordered: Dr. Holmes chooses a unique parting gift for patients

July 25, 2015

Often whenever a child visits the pediatrician, they usually walk out of the office with a sticker or some memento for successfully completing a visit. In lieu of the traditional giveaways, Dr. Chris…

Registration info and textbook rental fees set at WRV School Board meeting

July 25, 2015

The WRV School Board tackled a busy agenda Tuesday evening and set junior and senior high school textbook prices for the 2015-16 academic year. WRV Jr./Sr. High School Principal Kevin Smith has…

Food safety inspections results reported by Greene County Health Department

July 25, 2015

Recent inspections were submitted by Mark Miller, Environmental Health Specialist for the Greene County Health Department. On a periodic basis the Greene County Health Department furnishes inspection…

Wabash Valley Correctional Facility recognizes volunteer from Greene County

July 25, 2015

Carlisle, Indiana — Thelma Stewart of Greene County was recognized by the Wabash Valley Correctional Facility during their 18th Annual Program Volunteers Recognition Banquet event. Stewart received…

Dr. Gordon Green is proud of the Green Family tradition

July 24, 2015

Most families have traditions, whether it is a game, expressions, or gatherings, but for the Green family, their tradition is rooted in the profession of dentistry. Dr. Gordon Green has been serving…

Songwriter Wayne Carson, Roy Clark and Friends guest performer, passes away

July 24, 2015

For many years people around the Linton area enjoyed the annual Roy Clark and Friends show, which featured many prominent country music musicians including Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame member…

Yo Delicious holds grand opening

July 24, 2015

Pineapple chunks, drizzled chocolate, strawberries and even sour gummy worms line the counter of a new business in Linton. But, this is not your typical treat shop, it’s Yo Delicious. On Wednesday,…

Thelma Stewart recognized by the Wabash Valley Correctional Facility

July 24, 2015

Carlisle, Indiana — Thelma Stewart of Greene County was recognized by the Wabash Valley Correctional Facility during their 18th Annual Program Volunteers Recognition Banquet event. Stewart received…

ISP Trooper Richard Klun and “Loki” graduate from ISP K-9 Academy

July 24, 2015

Bloomington – The Indiana State Police held a graduation ceremony for the 2015 ISP K-9 Class at the Indiana State Police Museum in Indianapolis, seeing eight ISP troopers and their K-9 partners…

Linton Farmers Market Continues to Grow

July 24, 2015

LINTON — Despite this year’s extreme weather conditions, Mark Stacy of the Linton Farmers Market said the market is enjoying its most successful season to date. “We’ve got a great variety of vendors…

Weekend ceremony in Sandborn to honor service of Revolutionary War Veteran

July 24, 2015

SANDBORN, Ind. (AP) — For 180 years after his death, James Anderson’s grave in Sandborn Cemetery offered little clue of his service to his nation. At 4 p.m. on July 26, that will change as several…