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Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014
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

Tuesday, September 23 Greene County Coin Club will hold it's Sept. meeting at the Bloomfield Community Building (the old j-cee's). Dealers will set up at 6 p.m. and the meeting will begin at 7 p.m. Any question, please call...
Rebecca A. Wiles (09/22/14)
Rebecca A. Wiles, 90, of Bloomfield passed away Wednesday Sept. 17, 2014 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born Jan. 10, 1924 in Greene County, Ind., the daughter of Clifton "Red" and Nelle (Sparks) Dixon. Rebecca was retired from RCA in Bloomington as a line supervisor and was the janitor for the Bloomfield American Legion, she was a member of the Bloomfield American Legion Auxiliary and Rebecca's Lodge in Bloomfield...
William Alexander Freeman (09/22/14)
William Alexander Freeman William Alexander Freeman, 79, of Westminster, Md., died Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014 at Carroll Hospice Dove House. Born March 4, 1935 in Indianapolis, Ind., he was raised by his grandparents, the late Guy "Dad" Freeman and Goldie "Mom" Freeman. He was the husband of Patricia Selby Freeman whom he married June 18, 1955...
Orval L. Newsom (09/22/14)
Orval L. Newsom, 85, of Jasonville, Ind., passed away peacefully at 3:50 p.m. Sunday, September 21, 2014 in his residence. He was born Jan. 17, 1929 in Greene County, Ind., to Ralph Newsom and Leo (Stump) Newsom. Survivors include his wife, Sarah (Blanton) Newsom of Jasonville, Ind., who he married on April 8, 1956; son, Brian Newsom, of Jasonville, Ind.; grandsons, Dustan Newsom, Justin and Kayla Newsom...
Marcus Ray "Red" Oliphant (09/22/14)
Marcus Ray "Red" Oliphant, 86, of Bloomfield passed away Sunday Sept. 21, 2014 at the IU Health Hospice House in Bloomington. Born Dec. 16, 1927 in Bloomfield the son of Charles and Rosa (Jackson) Oliphant. Red was retired from the United State Air Force as a Colonel, he was a 1945 graduate of Bloomfield High School and a 1952 graduate of the United States Military Academy, West Point with a Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering. ...
Willis D. Justus (09/22/14)
Willis D. Justus, age 89, of Mooresville, passed away Friday, Sept. 19, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital, Mooresville. Born Sept. 22, 1924 in Switz City, Ind., he was the son of the late Cecil and Cressie (Fines) Justus. His brothers, Harley Justus and Cecil Justus, Jr., along with his sister, Jan Henico also preceded him in death...
Frederick Douglas O'Bannon (09/22/14)
Frederick Douglas O'Bannon, 76, of Owensburg, passed away at 1:58 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Born Oct. 7, 1937 in Dresden, Ind., he was the son of Everett and Beatrice Louise (Jeffries) O'Bannon. He served his country in the United States Army. He worked for Carl Jackson Lumber and for J.C. Penney...
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...
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
  • Central Indiana sports complex adding fieldhouse
    WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) -- A 400-acre central Indiana sport complex that claims more soccer and baseball fields than any similar site in the country is planning to add a $6 million fieldhouse that will host basketball and volleyball games....
  • Idea of Ind. paying public defenders stirs debate
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The salaries of Indiana judges and prosecutors are paid by the state, but public defenders who stand up for the poor are paid in a hodgepodge of ways by counties that receive only a partial reimbursement for their costs....
  • 80-year-old bicyclist dies in rural Indiana crash
    TOPEKA, Ind. (AP) -- Police say a suspected drunken driver was using a cellphone when he struck and killed an 80-year-old man riding a bicycle on a northern Indiana county road....
  • 3 arrested in death of Indiana gun shop owner
    HAYDEN, Ind. (AP) -- Three Indianapolis men have been arrested in the weekend shooting death of a firearms dealer and theft of dozens of guns from his southern Indiana shop, police said Tuesday....
  • Critics worry of Indiana Toll Road spending cuts
    SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- Critics of privatizing the Indiana Toll Road said they are worried that the operator's bankruptcy filing this week will result in less money being spent on the highway....
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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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