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I-69 officially opens for trafficVideo highlights of Monday's I-69 ceremonies. (Courtesy of the Indiana Department of Transportation)
Community Notes (12/03/13)
Wednesday The Men's Auxiliary to the Worthington VFW Post No. 7117 will have their monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m. The annual meeting of the Friends of Goose Pond will be conducted at 6 p.m. at Stoll's Country Inn in Linton. Friday, Dec. 6 The Linton Public Library will be closed on Friday, December 6th for an in-service day. We will be reopen for regular hours on Saturday, December 7th...
"Goose Pond: The Story of a Wetland and Its Neighbors" wins coveted Telly AwardThe documentary film "Goose Pond: The Story of a Wetland & Its Neighbors" has won a national Telly Award in the nature/wildlife program category. The documentary "Goose Pond: The Story of a Wetland & Its Neighbors" was selected as a Bronze Telly Award Winner out of nearly 11,000 entries from all 50 states and 5 continents, according to the film's executive producer and Linton native, Bill Barnes, who now lives in Charlotte, NC. Barnes, who received notification of the award late last week, is pleased with the recognition the film winning the Telly Award will bring to the area of southwestern Indiana where he grew up. The Telly Awards were founded in 1979 and is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, and online commercials, video and films. Click here for a preview of the film.
Delena M. Collins (12/05/13)
Delena M. Collins, age 85, of Linton, passed away at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 5, 2013, at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Funeral Service will be held at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 10, 2013, Mark Messmer officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Linton...
Betty G. DeMoss (12/05/13)
Betty G. DeMoss, 80, of Newberry passed away Wednesday December 4, 2013 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born October 28, 1933 in Greene County, Indiana the daughter of Cleve Edward and Violet May (Hill) McFarland. Betty was a homemaker and attended Heart of his Glory Church in Linton and Scotland Full Gospel Church...
Ruth H. Nolting (12/04/13)
Ruth H. Nolting, age 92, of Linton, passed away at 12:14 p.m. on Wednesday, December 4, 2013, at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. She was born in Coal City on June 15, 1921, the daughter of Elmer William and Anneta Ellen (Moyer) Cooksey. She was a 1939 graduate of Switz City High School. ...
Ray 'Rip' Collins (12/02/13)
Ray 'Rip' Collins, 89, of Linton, IN, passed away on Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at his residence with his family by his side. Arrangements are currently pending at the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel and will be made available as soon as details are finalized...
Maxine Burch (12/02/13)
Maxine Burch, 89, of Bloomfield, passed away at 9:49 a.m. Sunday, December 1, 2013 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Born March 25, 1924 in Monroe County, she was the daughter of Charles O. and Edna (Walters) Sparks. She was a homemaker and a member of Ridgeport Community Church...
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