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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

February 21-28 For the entire month of february, the Linton Public Library will be doing a "Blind Date with a Book." Participants will pick a book to read based on the description on the outside of a mystery bag. Covers will...
Edna Jane Dickerson (02/28/15)
Edna Jane Dickerson, 79, of Linton, Ind., entered into eternal rest Sat., Feb. 28, 2015, at Meadows Manor North, in Terre Haute. She was born in Linton, Ind., on Jan. 16, 1936, to William Dione and Edna Ellen (Baker) Harrell. Jane became the wife of Landon T. (Tom) Dickerson on August 4, 1956...
Wanda Kay 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. ...
Clarabelle Pafford (02/24/15)
Clarabelle Pafford, 99, of Bloomington, passed away Friday, February 20, 2015 at her residence in Bloomington. She was born April 26, 1915 in Monroe County to Clarence and Mary (Hudson) Teague. Clarabelle married Ray Merrill Pafford on December 9, 1939 in Bloomington...
Wilma Shouse McBride (02/24/15)
Wilma Shouse McBride, age 98, of Worthington, Ind. passed away Thursday, February 19, 2015 after a short illness. She was born August 19, 1916 in Worthington to William and Myrtle Shouse. Wilma graduated from Worthington High School in 1934 where she was valedictorian of her class. She graduated from Indiana State University in 1940...
Jeffery S. Dyer (02/24/15)
Jeffery S. Dyer, age 40, of Odon, formerly of Worthington, passed away Wednesday, February 18, 2015. He was born in Sullivan on December 8, 1974, the son of Clarence Junior and Debbie (Dicus) Dyer. Jeff was a 1993 graduate of White River Valley High School. ...
Nellie Mae Hunter (02/22/15)
Nellie Mae Hunter, age 82, of Worthington, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, at her daughter's residence in Bedford. She was born in Jackson County on August 29, 1932, the daughter of Clyde and Bertha Mae (Acton) Hubbard. She was a homemaker and worked as a caregiver for others in their homes. She also worked with Meals on Wheels and the Worthington Sonshine Shop. She was active for many years in the Worthington First Baptist Church...
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
  • Late-winter storms spread across areas of Southwest
    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Parts of California were getting a welcome dose of rain and snow from a storm system moving through the state, while late-winter weather dumped snow elsewhere in the Southwest....
  • Hourly employees at Purdue oppose changes in leave policy
    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) -- Some Purdue University hourly employees are concerned proposed changes that would consolidate leave policy would eliminate the payout of unused vacation and sick days historically banked for retirement....
  • GE to demolish a vacant buildings on Fort Wayne campus
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) -- General Electric plans to begin demolishing one of its 13 vacant buildings on its 32-acre campus in Fort Wayne in the next few weeks but hasn't decided what to do with the other 12 buildings or the iconic lighted sign that sits atop one of them....
  • 2 counties to decide on plan for Indiana Toll Road
    CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) -- Authorities in two northwest Indiana counties are scheduled to decide over the next several weeks on whether to proceed with a proposal to lease the Indiana Toll Road after the Australian-Spanish consortium that leased it went bankrupt....
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