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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

March 3-31 Enrollment forms are due for the 2015/2016 Linton Kindergarten class. Children who will be five years old on or before August 1, 2015 are eligible to enroll. Forms may be picked up in the elementary school office...
Dorothy Mae Lee (03/04/15)
Dorothy Mae Lee, 80, of Worthington, passed away at IU Health Hospital Bloomington on Saturday February 28, 2015. She was born in Owen County on October 2, 1934 to Frank and Alta (Hacker) Williams. She enjoyed quilting, painting, playing the guitar and singing...
Rickie Gene Woods (03/04/15)
Rickie Gene Woods, 65, of Linton, Ind., passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Monday, March 2, 2015 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born on February 14, 1950 in Sullivan County, Ind. to Clifford M. and Clara B. (Johnson) Woods. Rickie married Darlene R. Engle on May 17, 1974...
Juanita F. Dennis (03/03/15)
Juanita F. Dennis, 92, of Linton, went to meet her Lord and Saviour with loved ones by her side at the IU Health Bloomington Hospital on Monday, March 2, 2015. She was born in Sullivan County, Indiana on November 29, 1922 to Bert and Pearl (Cowden) Chambers. Juanita became the wife of Donald E. Dennis on June 1, 1946...
Iris Jean Markle (03/02/15)
Iris Jean Markle, 66, of Linton, Indiana, passed away with her family by her side on Sunday, March 1, 2015 at the Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was born on August 18, 1948 in Linton, Indiana to Paul L. and Bonnie Mae (Enochs) Franklin. Iris became the wife of John W. Markle on July 26, 1975...
Edna Jane Dickerson (02/28/15)
Edna Jane Dickerson, 79, of Linton, Ind., entered into eternal rest Saturday, February 28, 2015, at Meadows Manor North in Terre Haute. She was born in Linton, Ind., on January 16, 1936, to William Dione and Edna Ellen (Baker) Harrell. Jane became the wife of Landon T. (Tom) Dickerson on August 4, 1956...
Wanda Kaye Eslinger (02/27/15)
Wanda Kaye Eslinger, age 67, of Linton, entered eternal life with her lord and family on Thursday afternoon, February 25, 2015, at her residence. She was born March 18, 1947, in Linton, the daughter of Rufus "Peanut" & Florence (Everwine) Spelts. She graduated in 1965 from Linton-Stockton High School. ...
Wanda Kay (Spelts) Eslinger (02/26/15)
Wanda Kay (Spelts) Eslinger, age 67, of Linton, entered eternal life with her Lord and family on Thursday, February 26, 2015, at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton and will be posted when available. Online condolences can be sent at www.welchcornett.com...
Betty Louise Anderson (02/26/15)
Betty Louise Anderson, 77, of Springville, passed away at 11:35 a.m. Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at her residence. Born January 7, 1938 in Greene County to Troy and Ellie (Watkins) Michael. She married Jerry Anderson on January 4, 1963. She retired from RCA in 1999 and was a member of the Newark pentecostal Church. She and Jerry enjoyed traveling and camping with the "Wrinkle Gang."...
Terrence R. McIntyre (02/25/15)
Terrence R. McIntyre, 79, of Bloomfield, passed away at 6:53 a.m. on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born August 14, 1935 in Bloomfield, he was the son of Herschel and Blanche (Allen) McIntyre. He was a graduate of Bloomfield High School class of 1953 and a member of the American Legion Post 196 in Bloomfield. Terry was a serviceman for Public Service of Indiana. He served his country in the United States Army in the Korean War...
Roy Stremming (02/25/15)
Roy Stremming, 80, of Sandborn, went to Heaven surrounded by his loved ones at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis on Tuesday, February 24, 2015. He was born on May 10, 1934 in Sandborn, Indiana to Edward Henry 'Duke' and Pearl A. (Hagemeier) Stremming. Roy married his high school sweetheart, Katrina McKee on July 25, 1953...
Mabel Ruth Durham (02/24/15)
Mabel Ruth Durham 79, passed away February 22, 2015. She was a resident of Indianapolis. She was born March 21, 1935 in Vicksburg, Indiana to the late Roy Loren and Halcie Grace (Downs) Clark. She is survived by her sons, Gary (Valerie) Durham and Larry Durham; and grandchildren, Rachel and Claudia Durham...
Gary David McCombs (02/24/15)
Gary David McCombs, 71, of La Crosse, Wis., died Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at home of natural causes. He was born in Vigo County July 21, 1943 the son of the late David Ernest McCombs and Eleanor Grace McCombs. Gary's early roots were in Marco, Ind. ...
Indiana Rail Road Santa Train

Gallery updated with photos of items up for bids in Friday's Silent Auction at the Courthouse

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
  • State appeals ruling blocking fenced hunting preserve rules
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Indiana attorney general's office is appealing a court ruling that state wildlife officials overstepped their authority in trying to shut down Indiana's high-fenced deer-hunting preserves....
  • Indiana lawmakers advancing rules for e-cigarette liquids
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Proposed regulations for the liquids used in electronic cigarettes that advanced Wednesday in the Indiana Legislature wouldn't add "vaping" to the state's smoking ban as the state attorney general and several health advocacy groups had requested....
  • Fraud, bribery trial begins for former Indianapolis official
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- A former Indianapolis city official accused of accepting bribes and kickbacks "cherry-picked" a city program that sells vacant and tax-delinquent properties and directed prime real estate to developers in exchange for payments, a prosecutor said Wednesday as the man's trial got underway....
  • Ex-police chief pleads guilty in missing money case
    GREENSBURG, Ind. (AP) -- The former police chief in Greensburg has pleaded guilty to felony charges stemming from the disappearance of more than $70,000 from the police department's evidence room....
  • 5-year-old firefighter lobbies for right-to-try bill
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- A 5-year-old honorary firefighter who is battling a terminal form of muscular dystrophy pleaded with Indiana legislators Wednesday to expand patient access to experimental drugs, including one his family hopes could give him decades longer to live....
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