Greene County Daily World News News headlines from the Greene County Daily World newspaper in Linton, Indiana en-us Linton schools highlight FFA week In honor of National Future Farmers of America (FFA) week, Agriculture teacher Kim Hill and two FFA students presented to the Linton-Stockton School Corporation Board at its monthly meeting on Monday... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:00:57 -0500 Community Notes Tuesday, February 21 The Linton VFW Post 7118 will host Taco Tuesday from 5-8 p.m., Dine in/Carry Out available. Wednesday, February 22 Board of Trustees for the Bloomfield-Eastern Greene County... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:51:53 -0500 Extraordinary nurses recognized at GCGH Nurses at Greene County General Hospital are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the super-human efforts... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:17:42 -0500 Community Notes Tuesday, February 21 The Linton VFW Post 7118 will host Taco Tuesday from 5-8 p.m., Dine in/Carry Out available. Wednesday, February 22 Board of Trustees for the Bloomfield-Eastern Greene County... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:05:56 -0500 Delays for Monday, Feb. 20 Due to the dense fog, Linton-Stockton Schools are on a two-hour delay. This will be updated if needed. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:04:59 -0500 Greene County Popsicles take the Plunge for Special Olympics Since 2006, Linda Bedwell of Linton has been a coach, mentor, fundraiser and loyal supporter of Greene County’s Special Olympics. Each February, Bedwell shows just how loyal she is when she and the... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:30:42 -0500 Bloomfield man faces intimidation charges A Bloomfield man is facing charges of intimidation after allegedly firing a handgun in a trailer due to an argument. According to a probable cause filed by Greene County Sheriff’s Department Deputy... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:20:54 -0500 WRV aims to bring precision machining in 2017 White River Valley High School is in the process of bringing a precision machining course to its campus. WRV Superintendent Bob Hacker said the program will do a lot of good for students. “68 percent... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:19:07 -0500 CEO seeking applicants for inaugural year of program High school seniors interested in the program geared toward providing students with business knowledge still have about a week to apply for the 2017-18 program. The CEO (Creating Entrepreneurial... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:13:25 -0500 Greene Gab Episode 26 In this week’s episode, Patti and Andrew tell you about an event to laugh about, thank some retiring firefighters, introduce you to our Pet of the Week, and more... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:43:15 -0500 Bloomfield Pool to open by 2018 The Bloomfield Pool Technical Review Committee (TRC) held its first meeting on Thursday evening at 6 p.m. in the Bloomfield Fire Station. Brian Bullock of Beam, Longest, Neff (BLN) presented the... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:51:05 -0500 Linton VFW Post 7118 to celebrate golden anniversary Sunday On Sunday, Feb. 19, Linton Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 7118 will celebrate 50 years of serving the needs of local veterans and their families, with a Celebration Meal for members, to be held... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:08:00 -0500 Eastern Greene School Board has change of heart After the events of Monday’s School Board meeting, at which the employment of track coaches Ray Hausler and Chad Stowers was not renewed, due to events not detailed at the meeting, the board has... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:03:44 -0500 WRV partners with Vincennes University for machining program The White River Valley School Board gave Superintendent Bob Hacker permission to release an opening for a partnership program. The program, in partnership with Vincennes University, will bring a... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:02:26 -0500 Investigation into pedestrian death still underway An accident that resulted in a pedestrian death last week in Jasonville is still under investigation. According to Jasonville Police Department Jim Gadberry, the accident occurred at North Park and... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:46:17 -0500 Kids helping kids in Hymera Students from Northeast East Elementary School in Hymera recently made a donation to benefit foster children of Open Arms Christian Ministries, as well as residents of Miriam Home, Open Arms’ group... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 17:36:52 -0500 Dirt Captain Car wash debuts in Bloomfield A pirate-themed car wash officially opens in Bloomfield on Saturday, offering the ‘latest in touchless car wash technology.’ Dirt Captain Carwash is owned by Austin Harrah and Doug Dayhoff, who said... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 17:16:10 -0500 Pet of the Week 2-18 Sam is a two year old German short hair Springer/Spaniel mix who initially arrived to the shelter on June, 27, 2016 as an owner surrender. He has been to obedience training classes and knows how to... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:50:54 -0500 Greene County Event Center to host ‘Laughter is the best Medicine’ The Greene County Event Center will be hosting a family-friendly gala later Feb. 24. The gala will act as a fundraiser for both the Greene County General Hospital Foundation (GCGHF) and the Greene... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:14:14 -0500 Worthington Town Council open to amending animal ordinance The town council of Worthington held its regular monthly meeting Tuesday, and the heavily-attended event brought much discussion regarding the town animal ordinance. The current ordinance, ratified... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:56:23 -0500 NSWC Crane, USI Launch Technician-to-Engineer degree program CRANE -- Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane) has launched a Technician-to-Engineer degree program in partnership with the University of Southern Indiana (USI). The program is... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:47:20 -0500 Local author to present latest work on Saturday at Linton Library “People tend to think of God as far away, but you can have constant connection--he isn’t unobtainable,” said Christina Hollensbe, who will be having a book signing event at the Linton Public Library... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:29:41 -0500