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Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014
Another report of a black panther in Greene County?

It's starting to look like Christmas at Pleasant Grove Farm

Austin Karazsia starts second season at South Alabama

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

Wednesday, November 26 The City of Linton would like residents to know that trash pick up will be delayed one day due to the Thanksgiving Holiday. Trash will be picked up on Friday and Saturday instead of Thursday. The...
Harry "Erney" Sherer (11/25/14)
Harry 'Erney' Sherer, 82, of Linton, entered into peaceful rest with his family by his side. Arrangements are pending, they will be posted as soon as they become available. Please keep the Sherer family in your thoughts and prayers.
Orell Overman (11/25/14)
Orell Overman, age 97, of Switz City, passed away at 2:10 p.m. on Tuesday, November 25, 2014, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton and will be posted when available. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.welchcornett.com...
Katherine "Katie" L. Hensley (11/23/14)
Katherine "Katie" L. Hensley, age 69, of Worthington, passed away at 10:08 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. She was born in Linton, the daughter of Orman & Bonnie (Bruce) Bough. She worked at General Electric in Linton, Crane, and owned and operated the Midway Cafe' in Worthington, worked at the Worthington VFW for many years, and retired from Boston Scientific in Spencer in 2002. ...
Christopher Guy Edington (11/21/14)
Christopher Guy Edington, age 36, of Linton, passed away on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at his residence. He was born in Lawrenceburg, Ind. on April 23, 1978, the son of Guy Franklin Edington and Marsha (Hankins) Edington. He loved fishing, music, his dog and his mother...
Ronald Leon 'Ron' Jerrell (11/20/14)
Ronald Leon 'Ron' Jerrell, 73, of Linton, Ind., passed away on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. He was born in Sandborn, Ind., on March 3, 1941, to Lloyd George and Nellie Elizabeth (Newkirk) Jerrell. Ron married Judith A. Fifer on May 30, 1962...
William Joseph Hayden (11/20/14)
William Joseph Hayden, 76, of Jasonville, Indiana, passed away on Wednesday, November 19, 2014, at Sullivan County Community Hospital in Sullivan. He was born on December 2, 1937, in Graysville, Indiana, the son of George Dewey Hayden and Mattie Bowns Hayden...
Lola L. Page (11/20/14)
Lola L. Page, 86, of Bloomington, passed away at 6:08 p.m. on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at Autumn Hills Special Care Unit in Bloomington. Born December 3, 1927 in Owensburg, she was the daughter of Ralph and Pallie (George) Jackson. She married Kenneth E. Page on January 11, 1947...
Mary Evelyn Overton (11/20/14)
Mary Evelyn Overton, 84 of Linton, Ind,, formerly of Odon, entered into peaceful rest surrounded by her loved ones on Wednesday, November 19, 2014. She was born on September 14, 1930 in Worthington, Ind. to Curtis Coburn and Helen Clair (Vandeventer) McBride. Mary became the wife of Fred Overton on April 26, 1982...
Honoring all those who served

This tribute video of favorite scenes from the life of Ruby Moon-Houldson was posted by her to YouTube last January and is now being shared by friends on Facebook and other sites in her memory.
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
  • Man gets 16 years for fatally shooting hero teen
    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) -- A judge has sentenced a man to 16 years for the accidental shooting death of a central Indiana teenager who was hailed as a hero for helping save two girls who fell into an icy lake....
  • Chief: North Vernon fire was intentionally set
    NORTH VERNON, Ind. (AP) -- A fire chief says arson caused the blaze that swept through a row of century-old buildings in a southern Indiana city....
  • S. Indiana man arrested in fatal hit-and-run
    MADISON, Ind. (AP) -- A southern Indiana man has been charged in a fatal hit-and-run crash after police matched broken automotive parts covered in the victim's blood and found at the accident scene to damage found on the suspect's car....
  • Endangered orangutan born at Indiana zoo
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) -- There's a new, hairy baby at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo. And she's especially rare....
  • Man gets 11 years for stealing $1M in copper wire
    SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- A northern Indiana man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison after he admitted to stealing $1 million worth of copper wire from a recreational vehicle plant where he worked....
Weird News
Sports Scoreboard
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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