2015 Paint the Park Vendor Application
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
Friday, May 22 The Bloomfield Eastern-Greene Public library will hold a meet and greet technology seminar from 6-7 p.m. with the library director. A solo art show, "Batteries Not Included" by Matt Mason continues at the Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center until May 30, Wednesday through Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Saturdays 12-4 p.m. (with volunteers on Saturday - call first 812-847-0165). The Carnegie is located at 110 East Vincennes Street in Linton...
Senate Bill 441 is highlight of latest NARFE news
The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Bloomfield Chapter 847 met Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at the Casa Sevilla Restaurant in Bloomfield. President Larry Dent led the Pledge of Allegiance and Leatrice Coker gave the invocation. President Dent welcomed all and introduced the guests from Open Arms Christian Ministries, Larry and Ruth Ann Pierson and Amber Malay. ...
A look at the Christian Women's Fellowship meeting in May
Christian Women's Fellowship (CWF) met in Fellowship Hall in the Bloomfield First Christian Church at 6:30 p.m. on May 14, 2015. The president, Deloris Williams, opened the meeting by leading members in the CWF prayer. Roll call was taken with 16 books read and 13 visits/calls made. The minutes were approved as printed in the Wel-Spring and Deloris gave the financial reports. Connie Lester, sunshine chair, mentioned the cards she sent from the group in the past month...
Theta Gamma Alpha Alumnae enjoy breakfast meeting
The Essen Haus in Odon was the site of the annual May breakfast meeting of Theta Gamma Alpha Alumnae on May 2, 2015 at 9 a.m. Following the prayer by Anne Ellis, a delicious meal was enjoyed by 12 members. Favors of a pretty recipe card holder were given to each one attending...
McGuire Family says Thanks
The family of Jack McGuire wishes to thank IU Health Bloomington Emergency Room, Progressive Care, and Critical Care West nurses and doctors for the care and compassion you showed toward treating our loved one. You each are a testament to how health care should be provided and how patients and their families should be treated...
Johnson Family says Thanks
The family of Andrew "A.J." Johnson would like to thank the entire community for the prayers, thoughts and kindness during this difficult time.
Bob, Janice and Eric Johnson
Correll Family says Thanks
The family of Ray Correll wishes to thank our community for the outpouring of care, sympathy and respect following his recent passing. Being a devoted Christian man, he was eager to take his place in heaven with Jesus Christ as taught us in the scriptures. There is no doubt he is rejoicing with other angels now, and with that assurance we celebrate his life!...
It's up to all of us to prevent underage drinking in Greene County
In 2013, nearly a quarter of people aged 12 to 20 (8.7 million, or 22.7 percent of this age group) reported drinking alcohol in the past month. The consequences of underage drinking can be calamitous; each year, more than 4,300 people under age 21 die from homicides, suicides, car crashes, and drowning related to drinking alcohol...
Robert Lee Bresach
Robert Lee Bresach, age 63, of Linton, passed away on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at his residence. He was born on May 16, 1952 in San Jose, Calif., the son of Harry L. and Patricia A. (Nellaman) Bresach. Robert worked at Walmart for fifteen years, working in Linton, Jasper, and Salinas, California, as a manger...
Norma N. Watson
Norma N. Watson, age 85, of Linton, passed away at 7:10 p.m. on May 21, 2015, at Exceptional Living Center of Brazil. She was born in Newberry on Feb. 16, 1930, the daughter of William & Cleona (Shields) Brookshire. She was a 1948 graduate of Lyons High School, and graduated from Indiana State University. ...
Wilbert R. Evans
Wilbert R. Evans, 92, of Odon, passed away at 4:07 p.m. on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. Born September 24, 1922 in Dunnville, Kentucky, he was the son of Asa Sr. and Ida (Patton) Evans. He served his country in the United States Army in World War II, Korean War and Laos. He then worked for NSWC Crane as a Technician Specialist retiring in 1980. He was a member of the Odon VFW #9627...
Albert Ray, Sr.
Albert Ray, Sr., 90, was called home to be with his Savior Jesus Christ on May 20, 2015. He was born August 31, 1924 to the late George and Anna Ray. He served honorably during WW II in the U.S. Army. He retired as a carpenter from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. He was a member of the Hope Baptist Church...
Norma Watson, age 85, of Linton, passed away on Thursday, May 21, 2015, at Exceptional Living Center in Brazil. 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...
Open Arms Christian Ministries celebrates 30 years
SWITZ CITY -- Open Arms Christian Ministries, near Switz City, is celebrating 30-years of sharing Christ through meeting the needs ofothers during the year 2015. As part of the year-long celebration, Open Arms is hosting award-winning Christian singer/songwriter, author Kathy Troccoli in concert on Saturday, May 16 at the Red Shelton Performing Arts Center in Vincennes. Show time is 7 p.m...
Mother's Day Brings Tears
"I never go to church on Mother's Day. I can't handle the focus on Mothers and all the children of all ages with their mothers." Tears ran down the face of my friend. She was a professional who, unknown to me, had suffered from infertility and had had several miscarriages. Other friends I soon learned had children who had died and it was painful to see families together when their family circle was not complete...
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