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Tuesday, Sep. 1, 2015
Guest Columnists
What's the Honey Bee Done for You Lately?
By David Hughes, Greene County Beekeepers ~ 08/28/15
There is a lot of talk in the news these days about the plight of the Honey Bee....
Pardon me, but do you have the time?
By Deann R. Wolfe, Linton ~ 08/28/15
Spare Time.... Who has that luxury these days?

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Bloomfield Class of 1975 holds 40th Reunion (08/31/15)
The Bloomfield High School Class of 1975 met on July 18 at Casa Sevilla in Bloomfield for their 40th Reunion. There were 21 members and 10 guests present. This was the first graduating class for Principal Walt Mattox. The blessing before the meal was given by Reverend Jeff Williams and the evening was spent visiting and enjoyed by all. It was decided to meet again in five years...
Community Notes (08/29/15)
Saturday, August 29 Booth space is available during the Worthington yard sale day on September 5. Contact J. Coppock 812-875 3287 or 2286. The Sunshine Shop is offering 10 feet of sidewalk space for $25.00 with several available. This is located at 16 N. Washington street. There is an awning above for protection from the elements. Please call for more information. Proceeds will go to the SonShine shop Food Pantry...
Hudson, Key to wed (08/28/15)
Jerry and Gloria Hudson are proud to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Audrey Dove Hudson to David Matthew Key of Newburgh, IN. David is the son of Randel Key and the late Rebecca (Tony) Schnur. The Bride is a 2007 graduate of Bloomfield High School. ...
Nancy L. Vassar (08/31/15)
Nancy L. Vassar, age 67, of Worthington, passed away at 7:40 a.m. on Monday, August 31, 2015, at Glenburn Home in Linton. She was born in Linton on September 8, 1947, the daughter of William J. "Bill" and Harriett I. (Landis) Deatrick. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington and will be posted when available...
Lucille E. Ellis (08/31/15)
Lucille E. Ellis, 89 of Clinton, Ind. and formerly of Terre Haute, passed away at 4 p.m. on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at Clinton Gardens. She was born in Hammond, Ind. on January 15, 1926 to Eugene Stockwell and Myrtle Middleton Stockwell. She was a graduate of Gerstmeyer Technical High School...
Rickie F. Holmes (08/29/15)
Rickie F. Holmes, age 65, of Jasonville, passed away at 1 p.m. on Friday, August 28, 2015, at his residence. He was born in Los Banos, California, on January 30, 1950, the son of Frank & Lela I. (Reeves) Holmes. He served in the United States Marine Corps and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Church of God and American Legion, both of Jasonville. He was an avid guitar musician, enjoying...
Marvin W. Johnson (08/26/15)
Marvin W. Johnson, 74, of Bloomfield passed away Tuesday August 25, 2015 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Born May 18, 1941 in Greene County, Indiana the son of Ivus Cecil and Evelyn Geneva (Myers) Johnson. Marvin was a lacquer and painter at Otis Elevator in Bloomington, he was a member of the Fellowship Baptist Church in Linton, Bloomfield Masonic Lodge, Elnora Antique Tractor Association and the IBEW Local union...
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.
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