Volunteer says Linton Food Pantry has growing demand, needs room to accommodateBrenda Padgett is one of those rare people who decided to spend her newly-gained free-time, which came along with retirement, on volunteering at her local food pantry-- the Linton Community Food Pantry and Thrift Store. Padgett said she was a volunteer for a few months before becoming the site supervisor in May 2016...
Turning Point graduates 22Friday the 13th is rumored to be a traditionally unlucky day, but for 22 adult-education students, their luck couldn’t have been better. Although 29 officially graduated in the last six months, 22 attended. Their HSE graduation ceremony was held at Bloomfield’s Faith Christian Church, and the place was packed, with more than 120 proud guests of graduates...
Borders says proposed bill not meant to be discriminatoryWhile the bill aimed at preventing individuals from changing their sex on their birth certificate will not be heard this session, Representative Bruce Borders said it is an important issue to discuss. Rep. Borders, R-Jasonville, authored House Bill 1361 recently. The bill says, in part, the gender listed on an individual’s birth certificate and permanent record made from the birth certificate may not be changed unless there was a clerical error...
Linton restaurant serves up family valuesJimmy Saliju likes Linton, and he decided that before ever seeing the signs at each end of town. Saliju, along with his wife of 26 years, Bukurije, lives in Terre Haute, with their son and daughter. On a recent afternoon, the pair were literally just passing through Linton, and saw the Hunley Real Estate signs affixed to the vacant Dairy Queen building on the west side of town...
State level changes to impact WRV tax rateWhite River Valley Schools is expecting a lower assessed valuation (AV) for the coming academic year, which will lead to an increased tax rate. According to WRV Superintendent Bob Hacker, the lower value is due to state legislation directed at capping assessed valuation for farm land...
A great hunting dog is a treasure indeed
Posted Thursday, October 6, 2016, at 6:35 PM
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- A story of redemption: my path back to Christ (2/19/16)6
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- Thoughts on a tough duck season and new friends (12/30/15)
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