Greene County Daily World Headlines News from the Greene County Daily World newspaper in Linton, Indiana en-us Community Notes Friday October 28 John Davidson will hold a fish fry at Parkview Village Christian Care from 5p.m.-8p.m. Call 812-636-3000 for more information. White River Valley Junior class is selling Buckets for... Thu, 27 Oct 2016 23:28:27 -0400 Pet of the Week 10-29 Named Boo for his unique back-story, the black Bombay cat was officially euthanized at a shelter in Bedford in 2011, according to information obtained through his identifying microchip. However, Boo... Thu, 27 Oct 2016 22:18:45 -0400 Linton dining business goes full circle Although the Parkview Diner of Linton is a memory now, the previous owners have passed the torch on to a new owner for the sake of new business. Carrie and Mark Taylor said they operated the Parkview... Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:57:02 -0400 Linton-Stockton Fall Sports Awards Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:49:02 -0400 Mary Ruth Woods Mary Ruth Woods, 88, of Jasonville, passed away at 7:35 a.m. Thursday, October 27, at Signature Health Care in Terre Haute. She was born March 27, 1928 in Howesville, to Verlin Miller and Fannie... Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:44:10 -0400 William Pickett William J. ‘Bill’ Pickett, 79, of Newberry passed away surrounded by family in Linton on Tuesday, Oct. 25. He was born in Greene County on Dec. 24, 1936 to Wilson and Louise (Sensney) Pickett. He... Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:25:29 -0400 GCSWM continues upward trend The Greene County Solid Waste Management board met Wednesday morning, and the first topic on the agenda was an update on the installation, at the Linton Substation, of two concrete pads to replace... Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:17:08 -0400 Meet the Disney Princesses Saturday If you or someone you know is a fan of the Disney Princesses, Saturday’s Spookfest will offer a chance to meet them in person. Scheduled to take place Oct. 29 at the Linton Fire Station, following... Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:10:40 -0400 Shelburn woman facing charges after allegedly striking construction worker Preliminary charges have been filed in Greene Superior Court against a Shelburn women accused of striking a construction worker and leaving the scene of the accident. Virginia Spencer, 73, is facing... Thu, 27 Oct 2016 11:40:09 -0400 Election Preview: Incumbents aiming for another term on County Council Editor's note: This is part two of the Greene County Council election previews. This story focuses on the three incumbents running. The three newcomers to the race were featured here... Thu, 27 Oct 2016 08:49:36 -0400 Miners and Warriors meet again Friday A pair of familiar foes will meet Friday night in a Sectional 48 semifinal at Roy Williams Field when the 10-0 Linton-Stockton Miners take on the 5-4 North Knox Warriors. Last week Linton-Stockton... Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:14:23 -0400 Lady Miners postseason journey ends in Evansville Lady Miners postseason journey ends in Evansville By Terry Schwinghammer SPORTS WRITER EVANSVILLE - They battled hard. The Linton-Stockton Lady Miners went blow-for-blow with the Mater Dei Lady... Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:13:47 -0400 Come and learn about fall pest invaders Have you had to deal with lady beetles flooding into your home as the fall season approaches? This insect and many others will be the subject of a class hosted by your local ANR Extension Educator,... Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:39:27 -0400 Federal funding released to help families in Indiana with heating and cooling costs The Administration for Children and Families has released $67,184,434 to help low-income families in Indiana stay warm during winter months, cool during summer months and make cost-effective home... Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:31:47 -0400 Gary Franklin Gary “Fudd” W. Franklin, age 62, of Linton, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Oct. 25 at his brother and sister-in-law’s residence, Brad and Liane Franklin. He was born in Louisville, Ky, on Jan.... Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:41:17 -0400 Greene County Sheriff’s Department Jail Log Andrew Scott Shelton, 38, Lyons, was arrested on a warrant for petition to revoke suspended. No bond is set. Kage Ryan Grove Fougerousse, 21, Jasonville, was arrested on a warrant for petition to... Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:07:38 -0400 Linton man secures medal for fellow veteran The bond of brothers in arms is one that does not break, and one local man wanted to make sure a fellow veteran knew he was appreciated. Houston Thomas, 85, of Linton, presented an Ambassador for... Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:11:50 -0400 Community Notes Wednesday, October 26 The Linton-Stockton School Board of Trustees will have a work session at 6 p.m. in the Administration Office located at 801 1st Street Northeast in Linton The main branch of the... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:47:39 -0400 Union demolishes Martin County to end 2016 campaign The Bulldogs pulverized the visiting Martin County club football team 67-0 Friday night to close out the 2016 season. Union coach Kyle Foli said the win was a great way to end the season, as it... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:11:10 -0400 Eastern braces for powerful Cougar running attack Assignment for Eastern: Contain one of the state’s leading rushers in the second round of the sectional. The Thunderbirds (8-2) will take on South Decatur (6-3) at 7:30 p.m. Friday. The Cougars had a... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:09:17 -0400 Howard turns in best game of year in sectional J.W. Howard came up with his best game in the sectional. Eastern’s junior receiver caught five passes for 71 yards Friday night as Eastern crushed visiting Springs Valley 41-7 in the first round of... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:05:46 -0400 Local woman finds strength in volunteering A local woman started volunteering her time to the Richland Fire Department shortly after she moved to Bloomfield a few years ago. Jamie Sherer said she decided to become a volunteer Emergency... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:29:00 -0400 Pet costume contest coming to Humphrey’s Park Thursday, Oct. 27, at 6 p.m., Humphrey’s Park in Linton will be the site of this year’s Pet Costume Contest. Arranged and organized by Shauna Kendall, the event is sure to bring a smile to many... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:36:27 -0400 Community Notes Wednesday, October 26 The Linton-Stockton School Board of Trustees will have a work session at 6 p.m. in the Administration Office located at 801 1st Street Northeast in Linton The main branch of the... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:06:12 -0400 Deloris M. Mayfield-Stuppy Deloris M. Mayfield-Stuppy Deloris M. Mayfield-Stuppy, 88, of Linton, Ind., went to Heaven on Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, surrounded by her loved ones at Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton. She was born on... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:44:36 -0400 Robert E. Ferris Robert E. Ferris, 90, of Worthington, passed away Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He was born in Indianapolis on Feb. 6, 1926, to George W. and Julia R. (Snyder) Ferris.... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:23:20 -0400 Greene County Sheriff’s Department Jail Log Duane Daugherty, Jr., 43, Linton, was arrested on preliminary charges of criminal recklessness. Bond is set at $500. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:56:37 -0400 Spookfest 2016 all treats, no tricks This year’s Linton Spookfest, organized by Rediscover Downtown Linton’s (RDL) Jessica Taylor, promises an evening of family fun in downtown Linton Saturday, Oct. 29. The festivities kick off at 4... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:28:31 -0400 Election Preview: Three newcomers eye County Council spots Editor's Note: This is part one of the Greene County Council race. There are a total of six people seeking the three at-large seats on the council. This story provides information about the three who... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:22:41 -0400 Lady Miner volleyballers set sights on regional The surprise winner of Class A Sectional 47 at North Knox is ready to take the next step in its postseason journey. Linton-Stockton (20-14) knocked off 2A third-ranked Barr-Reeve 17-25, 25-18, 25-23... Tue, 25 Oct 2016 01:03:21 -0400 County runners didn’t qualify for state finals Greene County sent six county runners to the Brown County Semistate, but none qualified for the state championship Saturday at Terre Haute. Greene County girls who raced at Brown County were:... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:13:27 -0400 Community Notes Saturday, October 22 Lyons Legion Post 479 will have a fish fry with hush puppies, baked beans, potato salad and coleslaw. From 6-9 p.m. Open to the public Saturdays. Marco United Methodist Church is... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:39:28 -0400 Deloris M. Mayfield-Stuppy Deloris M. Mayfield-Stuppy, 88, of Linton, Ind. went to Heaven on Monday, October 24, 2016, surrounded by her loved ones at Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton. Arrangements are pending at... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:28:09 -0400 Randall K. Thompson Randall K. Thompson, 58, of New Palestine, Ind, formerly of Linton, passed away surrounded by his loving family, on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016 in Indianapolis, Ind. He was born in Linton, Ind. on June 26,... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:24:08 -0400 UPDATED: Sectional Champions! Lady Miners knock off Barr-Reeve BICKNELL - Linton-Stockton volleyball coach Scott Vanderkolk has believed all along his Lady Miners squad was capable of beating any team they’ve faced - as long as they played to their potential for... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 18:38:28 -0400 Lyons family grateful for church’s efforts A Lyons couple is grateful to the help of their community after learning a member of the family would need a partial leg amputation. Cathy and Tom Bilyeu are both Jasonville natives. The couple spent... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:20:20 -0400 Court News CRIMINAL CASES Franklin Hall, Jr., 36, Oaktown, two counts Level 5 child seduction, Class B misdemeanor possession of marijuana, Class C misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia Dustin Lambert, 29,... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:44:36 -0400 UPDATED: Lady Miners hang on, advance to sectional final BICKNELL - An all-too-familiar scene played itself out yet again before Linton-Stockton volleyball coach Scott Vanderkolk Saturday. Countless times this season, the Linton-Stockton Lady Miners have... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:37:46 -0400 David Edward Cross David Edward Cross David Edward Cross, 55, of Madisonville, Ky. passed away at 1:12 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016 at Indiana University Hospital in Indianapolis. Born October 22, 1961 in... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:33:10 -0400 Teacher facing child seduction charges suspended from BSD The teacher facing child seduction charges is currently suspended from Bloomfield School District. Franklin D. Hall, a Bloomfield High School biology teacher, was arrested last week for allegedly... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:16:32 -0400 Election Preview: Two seeking Commissioner District 2 seat Incumbent Nathan Abrams, Republican County Commissioner District 2, is on the ballot this Nov., seeking a second four-year term in his position. Abrams, a lifelong Hoosier, currently lives in the... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:23:02 -0400 Our Opinion: Affordable, safe housing is necessity The Linton City Council recently started an important conversation: Maintaining affordable housing availability while also keeping its residents safe. An ongoing discussion about implementing a... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:08:10 -0400 Linton Police Department activity log The Linton Police Department responded to 38 incidents for service Friday to Monday, including two property damage accidents, one animal complaint, six assists to the public, two child custodies, one... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:25:02 -0400 Greene County Sheriff’s Department Jail Log Jessica Nicole Mulryan, 26, Bloomfield, was arrested on a warrant for theft. No bond is set. Kyla Diane Sharp, 37, Linton, was arrested on a warrant for public intoxication. Bond is set at $5,000.... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:24:41 -0400 State-of-the-art equipment sets CAAA apart Crane Army Ammunition Activity (CAAA), located on the base of Naval Support Activity Crane, is utilizing state-of-the-art equipment to demilitarize unused munitions in a safe and environmentally... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:19:03 -0400 Planned outage scheduled for northwest part of Linton Wednesday night Linton Power and Light will be planning a power outage for northwest area customers at 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26. The planned outage is expected to last through the early morning hours, ending at... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:08:51 -0400 Master Gardeners present two scholarships The Greene County Master Gardeners have been awarding college scholarships since 2011. The group has awarded 10 scholarships as of this year. The scholarships are awarded to students going to college... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:37:40 -0400 Ethel Toon Ethel Toon, 97, of Scotland, passed from this world on Friday, Oct. 21, 2016 at Ketchem Memorial in Odon surrounded by her family. Born on April 9, 1919 in Daviess County, the daughter of Edward and... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:25:09 -0400 David H. Ternes David H. Ternes, 64, of Bloomfield, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016 at the Lyons Health & Living Center. Born July 29, 1952 in Henderson, Ky. the son of Ralph and Mary Louise (Pinson) Ternes.... Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:22:26 -0400 Clay City beats back WRV challenge to win sectional SWITZ CITY -- Clay City survived a first-set scare Saturday night to defeat the Lady Wolverines in the White River Valley Volleyball Sectional championship. The Lady Wolverines (9-21) led 24-23 in... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 01:52:53 -0400 WRV sweeps North Central in sectional semifinal SWITZ CITY -- North Central’s team may be the Lady Thunderbirds, but White River Valley had the fire Saturday afternoon in the second semifinal of the WRV Volleyball Sectional. The Lady Wolverines... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 01:47:31 -0400 Lady Eels jolt Bloomfield in three sets SWITZ CITY -- Bloomfield’s volleyball team had haunted Clay City for the past three sectionals, but the Lady Eels exorcised the ghost Saturday morning. The Lady Eels (25-8) swept Bloomfield (11-17)... Sun, 23 Oct 2016 01:42:41 -0400 Season comes to an end for Lady Thunderbirds BICKNELL - For the second year in a row the Eastern Greene Lady Thunderbirds ran into a Class 2A state-ranked contender in the volleyball sectional semifinal. And for the second straight time, the... Sat, 22 Oct 2016 17:30:24 -0400 Miners run over Braves in sectional opener The Linton-Stockton Miners demonstrated why they’re the prohibitive favorite to win Class A Sectional 48 in Friday’s first-round sectional game against the Tecumseh Braves at Roy Williams Field. The... Sat, 22 Oct 2016 02:53:42 -0400 Thunderbirds come out strong to clip Blackhawks 41-7 LITTLE CINCINNATI -- What a difference a little enthusiasm made. Eastern (8-2) thumped visiting Springs Valley (4-6) 41-7 Friday night in the opening game of the sectional. Head coach Joey Paridean... Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:43:49 -0400 Clayton relates London Colts experience It’s not every day a high school teacher who doubles as a part-time radio broadcaster has the opportunity to take a trip to London. But Linton-Stockton High School teacher Darren Clayton, who... Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:01:58 -0400