Greene County Daily World Headlines News from the Greene County Daily World newspaper in Linton, Indiana en-us Linton second grader sweeps spelling bee Linton Elementary held a spelling bee Wednesday afternoon, something it hasn’t done for at least five years. After 10 rounds, second grader Owen Smith, whose teacher is Mrs. Hall, was declared the... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:50:23 -0500 Pet of the Week 1-21 Rosie is a 1-3 year old Border Collie Mix who arrived to the shelter the week of Thanksgiving as an owner surrender. Staff said she is housebroken, heart worm negative and knows how to sit. Rosie is... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:11:02 -0500 Linda McIntosh Linda Kay McIntosh, 81, of Linton, passed away at her residence on Tuesday, Jan. 17. Born June 30, 1935 in Farmersburg to Joseph S. and Marie (Jeffers) Waggoner. She retired as an independent... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:40:45 -0500 Court News CIVIL CASES Midland Funding vs. Brandon Vaughn Midland Funding vs. Timothy Smith Midland Funding vs. Abigail Pietsch Capital One Bank vs. Aaron Quakenbush Captial One Bank vs. Chad Stalcup Portfolio... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:50:35 -0500 Greene County Sheriff’s Department Jail Log Chad Allen Myers, 22, Bloomfield, was arrested on preliminary charges of strangulation. Bond is set at $8,000. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:48:49 -0500 State level changes to impact WRV tax rate White 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... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:20:20 -0500 Greene County native writes book of Hoosier history A Greene County native recently authored a book, which focuses on the stories of Hoosiers past. Larry Vandeventer is a Calvertville native and graduated from Worthington High School. Recently,... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:18:41 -0500 Community Notes Wednesday, January 18 The Bloomfield School Board will meet in executive session at 5:30 p.m. in the junior/senior high school conference room. The Board of Directors of Bloomfield School District... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 22:13:52 -0500 Dieball joins Miners 1,000-point club It happened the way it has so many times before. At the five-minute mark in the third quarter of Linton-Stockton’s game against Bloomfield Friday, Josh Dieball nabbed a steal at midcourt and raced in... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:40:54 -0500 Another busy weekend for area preps This weekend features a full slate of boys high school basketball action around the area. Just like last Friday, there are three Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference tilts scheduled for Friday... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:11:49 -0500