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Business & Service Directory 2014

The 2014 Business & Service Card Directory will help you find a business in our area. For more information about advertising in the directory, contact Christy Lehman, Tina Snow or Heidi Puckett at 812-847-4487.

Serving Linton, Bloomfield, Jasonville, Worthington, Lyons and Greene County, Indiana

Thursday, September 18 The Lyons Senior Citizen Center will have "The Country Classic Band" from 5 - 8 pm. There will be a meal served: Taco Salad, with Deserts, Soda, Coffee, Tea for donations only. If you have any...
Sharon Grace Rogerson (09/17/14)
Sharon Grace Rogerson, 68, of Jasonville, Indiana passed away at 9:35 a.m. Wednesday, September 17, 2014 in Glenburn Home, Linton, Ind. She was born February 23, 1946 in Streeter, North Dakota to Earl Rogerson and Martha (Bitz) Rogerson. Survivors include: Her brothers and sister-in-law, David and Joyce Rogerson of Jasonville, Ind., Dennis Rogerson of Jasonville, Ind.; nieces and nephews, Michelle Rogerson, Krista and Adam Parsons, Brad Rogerson, Lora and Troy Fougerousse; great nieces and nephew, Ashley and Kurt Kramer, Casey Fougerousse, Olivia Parsons; great-great nieces and nephew, Kash Kramer, Paislee Kramer, Preslee Kramer; her beloved pet, Reggie.. ...
Delora Mae Lynch (09/16/14)
Delora Mae "Sis" Lynch, 83, of Linton, passed away on Monday, September 15, 2014, at Glenburn Home. She was born on August 2, 1931, in Linton, to Elza and Leola Fern (Page) Pershing. She married Max Lynch and together they raised a family. Sis was a wonderful homemaker and she later went to work as a home health aide...
Rhoda Katherine Hauser (09/16/14)
Rhoda Katherine Hauser, age 85, of Linton, passed away at 11 p.m., Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at the Lyons Health and Living Center in Lyons. She was born Oct. 11, 1928, in Bloomfield, the daughter of Luther and Elizabeth (Turpin) Taylor. Rhoda was homemaker, a member of the Lyons Methodist Church and a member of the Linton Eastern Star. She enjoyed quilting, cooking, and making treats for everyone...
Loretta Leigh Myers (09/16/14)
Loretta Leigh Myers, age 63, of Peru, Ind., passed away on Sunday morning, Sept. 14, 2014, at Caring Hands Health Care Center in Peru. She was born Jan. 12, 1951, in Sullivan, Ind., the daughter of Gerald and Betty (Sinders) Reed. On Oct. 10, 1980, Loretta married Jim Myers, and they had one daughter. A former hairstylist, she enjoyed gardening, nature and spending time with her granddaughters...
Aaron Michael Byers (09/15/14)
Aaron Michael Byers, 40, died Saturday, September 13, 2014 in Daviess County, Ind. He was born March 4, 1974 to Darrell Byers and Linda (Foley) Henry. He graduated from Bloomfield High School and was self-employed as a concrete finisher. He is survived by his children Dalton and Kaitlyn Byers of Bloomfield and his FiancÚ Myra Winkel and they resided in Elnora, Indiana...
Ernest "Ernie" Troxell (09/14/14)
Ernest "Ernie" Troxell, 65, of Bloomfield, passed away at 7:15 p.m. on Friday, September 12, 2014 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Born April 9, 1949 in Linton, he was the son of James and Earie (Alexander) Troxell. He retired from American Aggregate in Indianapolis in 2012 and was a member of the Worthington American Legion...
Floyd D. "Dick" Campbell (09/13/14)
Floyd D. "Dick" Campbell, 87, of Solsberry, passed away at 10:40 p.m. on Friday, September 12, 2014 at IU Health Hospice House in Bloomington. Born May 23, 1927 in Greene County, he was the son of William and Maude (Carmichael) Campbell. He retired from NSWC Crane in the transportation department and served his country in World War II in the United States Navy. He was a member of the Solsberry United Methodist church and the Solsberry American Legion. He enjoyed music and playing the guitar...
Irla Oneita Burnette (09/12/14)
Springville -- Irla Oneita Burnette, 95, of Springville, died at 4:45 p.m. on Thursday, September 2014 at St. Vincent Dunn Hospital. Born May 22, 1919 in Lawrence Co., she was the daughter of Marcus and Nanny Bell (Kirk) Strauser. She married James Matthew Burnette on October 26, 1939 and he survives...
Goose Pond: The Story of a Wetland and Its Neighbors
The documentary film "Goose Pond: The Story of a Wetland & Its Neighbors" won a Bronze Telly Award in 2011 in the nature/wildlife program category. The film's executive producer Bill Barnes, a Linton native who now lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, was pleased with the recognition the Telly Award would bring to the area of southwestern Indiana where he grew up. The Telly Awards are the premier awards honoring outstanding local, regional and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, online commercials, video and films.
State news
  • IU honors grad student killed in Ukraine crash
    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) -- A posthumous doctoral degree has been given to the family of an Indiana University student among those killed when a jetliner was shot down over Ukraine....
  • Indiana Guard unit going to Mideast for 6 months
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) -- About 300 members of a Fort Wayne-based Indiana Air National Guard unit will deploy to the Middle East for six months beginning next month....
  • Abortion-related complaints filed against doctors
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Attorney General Greg Zoeller's office filed licensing complaints Wednesday against an Illinois doctor facing misdemeanor charges for improperly reporting abortions he performed for 13-year-olds in Indiana and against three physicians who perform abortions in Indianapolis....
  • Ind. may slash funds for domestic violence victims
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Advocates for domestic violence victims and the administration of Gov. Mike Pence clashed Wednesday over whether it's seeking to slash funding for services when demand is surging after a video showed suspended NFL player Ray Rice hitting his future wife....
  • Tollway firm asked if it's meeting debt obligation
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The state agency that oversees the Indiana Toll Road has given the highway's debt-saddled private operator until late November to prove that it's meeting its debt obligations amid reports that the company is considering filing for bankruptcy and selling off its multi-billion-dollar toll road lease....
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Greene County Daily World's Rick Curl joined the crew of the Greene County Sports Network for a live broadcast of the first high school soccer match in Greene County - at White River Valley High School on Thursday, September 11, 2014.

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