Greene County Daily World Headlines News from the Greene County Daily World newspaper in Linton, Indiana en-us Hamilton scores six TD's as Eastern tames Wildcats 49-34 LITTLE CINCINNATI – Spinning, lunging, running over people, running by people, running up the middle, running down the left side line, running down the right sideline, senior running back Caleb... Sat, 01 Oct 2016 01:06:48 -0400 Even the weather can’t slow the Miners Neither the weather nor the North Knox Warriors could slow down the Linton-Stockton Miners on Homecoming Night. The Miners rolled up 34 first-half points - despite a two-hour weather delay - and... Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:53:46 -0400 Community Notes Saturday, October 1 Minister Meeting will be held at 10 a.m. at Golden Corral in Bloomington, on West 3rd Street. All ministers are welcome. The UHS alumni banquet will be held at the UHS gymnasium... Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:37:37 -0400 Crane FY16 inventors honored An appreciation event was held at NSWC Crane on Tuesday, Sept. 27 to honor inventors who have had patents issued within the 2016 fiscal year (FY16). Known for leading in the Department of Navy and... Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:01:28 -0400 Local man reflects on newspaper’s past A Bloomfield local, David Lynn, attends the Koleen Union Church in rural Bloomfield. His late siter, Lorene Lynn, constructed a scrap book of various newspaper clippings featuring local churches and... Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:20:21 -0400 Jasonville Senior Center completes renovations After roughly two months, the Jasonville Senior Center is reopened. According to senior center board member Fred Hubbell, the renovations are improvements. “They worked on the roof, exterior doors,... Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:51:40 -0400 WRV high school focuses on engagement White River Valley High School is focusing on literacy and student engagement for its school improvement plan. According to principal LeAnne Kelley, literacy is bigger than just reading. “It is their... Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:45:32 -0400 Community Notes Friday, September 30 An informational meeting for those interested in volunteering with the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle brigade will be held at 11:30 a.m. at LaFiesta Mexican Restaurant in Linton.... Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:32:14 -0400 SR 54 and 57 intersection to remain four-way stop SWITZ CITY – The Indiana Department of Transportation has announced the intersection of State Road 57 and State Road 54, east of Switz City, will remain a four-way stop while INDOT’s traffic... Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:15:52 -0400 Hospital’s OB Department recognized for excellence Brooke Driscoll, Obstetrics RN, received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses this week at Greene County General Hospital. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the... Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:13:03 -0400 Greene Gab Episode 8 --- In this episode of the Greene Gab, we talk about Goose Pond Visitor Center, a local scare attraction, a softball tournament for a local student, local sports and holidays for the weekend... Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:48:10 -0400 Greene County Sheriff’s Department Jail Log Terry Gene Feutz, Jr., 52, Bloomfield, was arrested on preliminary charges of domestic battery. Bond is set at $1,000. Daniel Ramos Rodriguez, 60, Linton, was arrested on a warrant for habitual... Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:23:25 -0400 George John Egenolf Jr. George John Egenolf Jr., 92, of Worthington, passed away Sept. 26, 2016 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. He was iconic of America’s Greatest Generation. Born Oct. 13, 1923 to George John... Fri, 30 Sep 2016 08:30:37 -0400 Lady Wolverines defeat Lady Bulldogs in three sets VOLLEYBALL White River Valley defeated visiting Union Thursday night. The Lady Wolverines swept Union 25-14, 25-10, 25-9 to boost their record to 7-17. “We had another good serving night and that... Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:15:07 -0400 Linton wins two close sets to sweep Shakamak in volleyball JASONVILLE -- Kills, thrills, and spills abounded Thursday night as Linton swept host Shakamak in volleyball. The Lady Miners edged Shakamak in the first and third sets to win 28-26, 25-13, 26-24.... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:54:10 -0400 Bulldogs want to celebrate homecoming with win over Paris The Bulldogs aim to celebrate homecoming Saturday afternoon with a win over some Illinois invaders. Union (1-4) will host the Paris, IL, junior varsity team (3-2) at 2 p.m. Saturday for homecoming.... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:52:59 -0400 Brian Lee Donaldson Brian Lee Donaldson, age 48, of Dugger, formerly of Linton, passed away on Wednesday, September 28, 2016, at his residence with his mother and girlfriend by his side. He was born in Linton on... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:15:02 -0400 Cardinals boys tennis wins fifth consecutive sectional ELNORA —Thursday evening marks the fifth time in a row the Bloomfield boys tennis squad has won the sectional championship. The Cardinals faced Linton Miners for the sectional championship Friday and... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:59:42 -0400 Wolverines lose heartbreaker in finale SWITZ CITY - For 75 minutes, the White River Valley soccer team appeared well on its way to its second victory of the season, and some added momentum headed into next week’s sectional. But after... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:48:59 -0400 Angell’s donation to fund projects at Youth Baseball Complex A gerenous donation from retired Linton businessman Joe Angell will be put to good use, making a couple of long-awaited projects at the Linton Youth Baseball Complex possible. A $50,000 donation from... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:43:01 -0400 Recycling Center employees won’t shiver this winter Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:06:53 -0400 Legalization Rally to be held in Greene County A Legalization Rally will take place at the Greene County Courthouse on Saturday, Oct. 8 from 12-3 p.m. The rally is part of a movement trying to reach each of the 92 counties in Indiana and is... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 20:32:35 -0400 Linton Cycle Sales and Motocross to hold benefit Linton Cycle Sales, in conjunction with Linton MX, will host the inaugural American Hero Ride 2016, an off road vehicle tour, on Sunday, Oct. 2. The event is alternately titled “Discover Greene... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:49:04 -0400 David Joseph Fullom David Joseph Fullom, 53, of Bloomfield, passed away at 8:52 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27, at Greene County General Hospital. Born April 2, 1963 in Washington, he was the son of Walter Wesley Jr. and R. Sue... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:49:33 -0400 When I grow up I want to be just like dad..... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:04:45 -0400 Groups benefit from REMC Community Fund Several area groups received funding through the Utilities District of Western Indiana REMC Community Fund Grant. According to a press release issued by UDWI REMC, the funding is made available... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:01:43 -0400 INDOT to host public meeting INDOT-Transit is conducting a public meeting for the regional coordinated public transit-human services transportation plan update for Gibson, Daviess, Posey, Perry, Pike, Martin, Greene, Sullivan,... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:30:10 -0400 Apple Festival Queen Contest set for Sunday Ten Greene County high school students will be vying for the title of Bloomfield Apple Festival Queen on Sunday. The queen contest will be hosted at the Shawnee Theatre in Bloomfield. Doors will open... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:36:08 -0400 Linton Police Department activity log The Linton Police Department responded to 12 incidents for service Thursday, including one property damage accident, one animal complaint, two assists to other departments, one child custody, two... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:31:09 -0400 Greene County Sheriff’s Department Jail Log Stacy Jo Bowers, 40, Linton, was arrested on a warrant for legend drug possession. No bond is set. Jayce Edward Wayne Troup, 22, Linton, was arrested on a warrant for theft. No bond is set. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:28:20 -0400 WRV 6th grader to play in Junior All-American Games WRV 6th grader to play in Junior All-American Games WRV 6th grader, Alex Overman, will be playing in the 2016 Junior All-American Games fueled by Gatorade in Venice, Florida over Thanksgiving... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:15:14 -0400 Community Notes Friday, September 30 An informational meeting for those interested in volunteering with the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle brigade will be held at 11:30 a.m. at LaFiesta Mexican Restaurant in... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:57:33 -0400 Worthington accident prompts local man A Worthington father is trying to raise funds after his four year old son was reportedly injured during the town-wide yard sales on Sept. 2. Steve Fritz told the Greene County Daily World Bowen Fritz... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:24:01 -0400 Deputies save man’s life during routine patrol Two Greene County Sheriff’s Deputies were able to save a Solsberry man’s life during routine patrol Monday. Deputies Shawn Cullison and David Elmore said they were patrolling in the area of Rader... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:18:30 -0400 Teams wanted for co-ed softball tournament to benefit Savannah Boone Saturday There are many ways people can come together to help someone in the community, but for Hannah (Gennicks) Montgomery, it was through love of the sport of softball which led her to organize a... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:59:14 -0400 Linton Police Department activity log The Linton Police Department responded to 12 incidents for service Wednesday, including two assists to other departments, four assists to the public, one suspicious, one title check and four traffic... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:47:25 -0400 Linton man faces charges after repeated calls to dispatch A Linton man is facing preliminary charges of alleged intimidation and resisting law enforcement. According to a probable cause by Linton Police Department Officer Paul Clark was informed by LPD... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:23:54 -0400 Goose Pond Visitor Center lists location, hours The Goose Pond Visitor Center is officially open for business. Having its ribbon cutting last Thursday, the center will be available for visitors to use binoculars and spotting scopes to view the... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:18:17 -0400 WRV middle school seeing improvements with plan in effect White River Valley Middle School is already seeing positive results with the implementation of its school improvement plan. According to principal Jim Beasley, the SIP focuses on three major aspects:... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:17:22 -0400 Greene County Sheriff’s Department Jail Log Jonna Lee Bolenbaugh, 26, Merom, was arrested on a warrant for theft. Bond is set at $5,000. Jonathon Franklin Miller, 29, Worthington, was arrested on preliminary charges of operating while... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:16:36 -0400 Linton Homecoming Candidates Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:13:07 -0400 Lady Miners drop another four-setter A fine season for the Sullivan Lady Arrows got just a little bit finer Tuesday at Linton. And the Linton-Stockton Lady Miners continued a season-long trend of starting strong but failing to sustain... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:12:38 -0400 Eastern squares off against Wildcats on Alumni Night Eastern will try to tame the Wildcats at 8 p.m. Friday as it hosts Mt. Vernon on Alumni Night. The Wildcats (0-6) haven’t won a game, but coach Joey Paridean doesn’t expect an easy night. He said... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:09:37 -0400 Lady Patriots give Shakamak painful experience in volleyball JASONVILLE -- Terre Haute North administered a harsh lesson to their hosts Tuesday night by sweeping the Lady Lakers in volleyball. The Lady Patriots defeated Shakamak 25-6, 25-4, 25-16. The loss... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:08:15 -0400 Resurgent Warriors staging an uprising Coming off a 3-7 2015 campaign, the North Knox Warriors are enjoying a bit of a resurgence this season. Friday’s Linton-Stockton homecoming opponent is fresh off a 20-18 win over 3A Vincennes... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:07:18 -0400 Community Notes Wednesday, September 28 Greene County Coin Club will meet at the Bloomfield Community Building. Dealers will set up at 6 p.m. and meeting starts at 7 p.m. The Eastern branch of the Eastern... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:20:14 -0400 Community Notes Tuesday, September 27 Greene County Literacy Coalition will hold an annual dinner and meeting to celebrate literacy volunteers, tutors and learners. Free food and fun awaits from 6:30-8 p.m. at the... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:44:48 -0400 E. Louise Vierling E. Louise Vierling, 94, of Seymour, Ind. passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016 at 5:55 a.m. in Schneck Medical Center in Seymour. Louise was born on Sept. 30, 1921 in Bartholomew County, Ind, the... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:40:31 -0400 Eastern gets a big kick out of the North Central victory Eastern’s victory at North Central Friday night came down to an unusual twist on the most routine of scoring plays. Only 7:24 remained in the game, which had seen Eastern trail all the way, when... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:34:08 -0400 Frightmares Haunted House scares and cares Located in Linton, Frightmares Haunted House has been bringing Halloween fun to Greene County for the past 5 years. This coming weekend will be the opening weekend for the haunted attraction, kicking... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:45:18 -0400 Ursula Waltraut Fuller Ursula Waltraut Fuller, 85, of Bloomfield, passed away at 7:50 a.m. on Tuesday, September 27, at Ketcham Memorial Center in Odon. Born October 21, 1930 in Germany to Walter and Gertrude (Frommhold)... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:18:53 -0400 Michael Allen Barnes Michael Allen Barnes, 65, of Crane, passed away Monday September 26, at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Born April 10, 1951 in Terre Haute, Indiana the son of Donald L. Barnes and Dorotha May... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:40:22 -0400 Sue Hosteter Baffoe Sue Hosteter Baffoe, 76, of Greenwood, formerly of Bloomfield, passed away on Sunday, September 25, at Community Hospital South in Greenwood. Born in Bloomfield on July 22, 1940, Sue was the daughter... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:38:18 -0400 Red Kettle donations help Greene County all year When you drop your change into a red kettle this holiday season, 90 percent of what is donated stays right here in Greene County, according to Christa Turpin, Salvation Army Service Extension... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:39:58 -0400 Linton’s Fall Arts Festival 2016 Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:39:44 -0400 Greene County Sheriff’s Department Jail Log Mark Andrew Irons, 25, Jasonville, was arrested on a warrant for petition to revoke suspended. Bond is set at $20,000. Dominic Giovanni Dpoffo, 19, Switz City, was arrested on preliminary charges of... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:29:29 -0400 Superior Court requests funds to pay prospective jurors With several jury trials scheduled over the course of the next few weeks, Superior Court Judge Dena Martin asked for an additional appropriation to cover the cost. Martin asked the County Council for... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:59:51 -0400 WRV Elementary works on improving school White River Valley Elementary is focusing on streamlining its school improvement plan, which was presented to the school board last week. According to principal Jill Staggs, the school has 27 current... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:57:38 -0400 Linton Police Department activity log The Linton Police Department responded to 15 incidents for service Tuesday, including one property damage accident, two animal complaints, two assists to other departments, five assists to the... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:19:15 -0400 The Meurers: Like Father, Like Son ELNORA - Small, tightly-knit football communities all across America share a long-standing tradition of multiple generations playing for the hometown team. Sons have followed fathers and grandfathers... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:51:17 -0400 T-Birds can’t quite match Stars’ power LITTLE CINCINNATI - The Eastern Greene Lady Thunderbirds fought gamely and hung with Bedford North Lawrence for most of the match. But the Lady Thunderbirds couldn’t match the Lady Stars’ firepower... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:44:42 -0400 Bloomfield overcomes poor passing, serve receive to sweep South Knox BLOOMFIELD -- The Lady Cardinals overcame their errors Monday night to defeat visiting South Knox in volleyball. The Lady Cardinals (9-11) swept South Knox 25-15, 25-18, 25-22. Coach Laura Rose said... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:44:28 -0400 LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP: Lady Miners runner-up in Speedway volleyball invite Linton-Stockton finished as runner-up in Saturday’s Speedway volleyball invitational, winning two matches but falling in the championship match. The Lady Miners defeated host Speedway 25-17, 25-15... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:41:25 -0400 Alvin Miller Alvin S. Miller, 60, of Worthington, died Sunday, Sept. 25, at Indiana University Hospital in Bloomington following a brief illness. Alvin was born March 31, 1956 in Wooster, OH to Sanford E. & Susan... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:48:23 -0400 Patricia Hale Patricia Ann Hale, 79, of Linton, went to Heaven peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Saturday, Sept. 24, in Bloomington. She was born in Jamestown, on Jan. 26, 1937 to Noah Edward and Maude... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:41:16 -0400 Dugger Lions Club Fall Festival schedule Monday, Sept. 26 (Activities at Dugger American Legion Post 224) 4 p.m.: Spaghetti Dinner by Auxiliary Legion at Post 224 Tuesday, Sept. 27 (Activities at Dugger American Legion Post 224) 4 to 7... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:15:11 -0400 Linton man returns WWII memorabilia to Ohio family A Linton man had no idea his love for military memorabilia would one day allow him the chance to return lost items to the daughter of a late veteran. Mike Dean enjoys military memorabilia -- as a... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:09:20 -0400 Both Eastern teams fare well at Shakamak Invitational Both Thunderbird teams cracked the top five of the Shakamak Cross Country Invitational Saturday morning. The hosts didn't do too badly themselves as the Laker girls finished third as a team and the... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:39:50 -0400 Joan Marie Padgett Joan Marie Padgett, 80, of Linton, went peacefully to Heaven on Friday, Sept.23, 2016 in Bloomington. She was born on Sept. 20, 1936 in Linton, to Roy M. and Goldie (Dickey) Hudson. She became Mrs.... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:38:39 -0400 Dugger Coal Festival schedule Monday, Sept. 26 (Activities at Dugger American Legion Post 224) 4 p.m.: Spaghetti Dinner by Auxiliary Legion at Post 224 Tuesday, Sept. 27 (Activities at Dugger American Legion Post 224) 4 to 7... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:04:35 -0400 Julia F. Pittman Julia F. Pittman, 70, of Jasonville, passed away at 12:56 a.m. Monday, Sept. 26, 2016 in I.U. Health, Indianapolis. She was born Feb. 25, 1946 in Sullivan County, to Robert E. Fulford and Norma J.... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:42:36 -0400 Greene County Sheriff’s Department Jail Log Charles Alan Rentschler, 38, Solsberry, was arrested on a warrant for petition to revoke suspended. No bond is set. Melissa Magness, 36, Bloomington, was arrested on preliminary charges of warrant... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:39:26 -0400 Linton Police Department activity log The Linton Police Department responded to 45 incidents from service Saturday to Monday, including one property damage accident, one personal injury accident, two bank/residential alarms, three animal... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:39:05 -0400 Bloomfield resident wins prize at Quilt Expo A quilt created by Brenda S. Roach, of Bloomfield, has won a top award in the quilt contest at the 2016 Quilt Expo in Madison, Wis. Over 20,000 quilt lovers attended the 12th annual Quilt Expo, which... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:24:09 -0400 Lyons Volunteer Fire Department receives Farm Credit gift LYONS – Lyons Volunteer Fire Department, along with eight other volunteer fire departments across Indiana, received funds to purchase Grain Bin Rescue Units from Farm Credit Mid-America, a financial... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:55:29 -0400