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Business & Service Directory 2014

The 2014 Business & Service Card Directory will help you find a business in our area. For more information about advertising in the directory, contact Christy Lehman, Tina Snow or Heidi Puckett at 812-847-4487.

Serving Linton, Bloomfield, Jasonville, Worthington, Lyons and Greene County, Indiana

Thursday, September 18 The Lyons Senior Citizen Center will have "The Country Classic Band" from 5 - 8 pm. There will be a meal served: Taco Salad, with Deserts, Soda, Coffee, Tea for donations only. If you have any...
Sharon Grace Rogerson (09/17/14)
Sharon Grace Rogerson, 68, of Jasonville, Indiana passed away at 9:35 a.m. Wednesday, September 17, 2014 in Glenburn Home, Linton, Ind. She was born February 23, 1946 in Streeter, North Dakota to Earl Rogerson and Martha (Bitz) Rogerson. Survivors include: Her brothers and sister-in-law, David and Joyce Rogerson of Jasonville, Ind., Dennis Rogerson of Jasonville, Ind.; nieces and nephews, Michelle Rogerson, Krista and Adam Parsons, Brad Rogerson, Lora and Troy Fougerousse; great nieces and nephew, Ashley and Kurt Kramer, Casey Fougerousse, Olivia Parsons; great-great nieces and nephew, Kash Kramer, Paislee Kramer, Preslee Kramer; her beloved pet, Reggie.. ...
Delora Mae Lynch (09/16/14)
Delora Mae "Sis" Lynch, 83, of Linton, passed away on Monday, September 15, 2014, at Glenburn Home. She was born on August 2, 1931, in Linton, to Elza and Leola Fern (Page) Pershing. She married Max Lynch and together they raised a family. Sis was a wonderful homemaker and she later went to work as a home health aide...
Rhoda Katherine Hauser (09/16/14)
Rhoda Katherine Hauser, age 85, of Linton, passed away at 11 p.m., Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at the Lyons Health and Living Center in Lyons. She was born Oct. 11, 1928, in Bloomfield, the daughter of Luther and Elizabeth (Turpin) Taylor. Rhoda was homemaker, a member of the Lyons Methodist Church and a member of the Linton Eastern Star. She enjoyed quilting, cooking, and making treats for everyone...
Loretta Leigh Myers (09/16/14)
Loretta Leigh Myers, age 63, of Peru, Ind., passed away on Sunday morning, Sept. 14, 2014, at Caring Hands Health Care Center in Peru. She was born Jan. 12, 1951, in Sullivan, Ind., the daughter of Gerald and Betty (Sinders) Reed. On Oct. 10, 1980, Loretta married Jim Myers, and they had one daughter. A former hairstylist, she enjoyed gardening, nature and spending time with her granddaughters...
Aaron Michael Byers (09/15/14)
Aaron Michael Byers, 40, died Saturday, September 13, 2014 in Daviess County, Ind. He was born March 4, 1974 to Darrell Byers and Linda (Foley) Henry. He graduated from Bloomfield High School and was self-employed as a concrete finisher. He is survived by his children Dalton and Kaitlyn Byers of Bloomfield and his Fiancé Myra Winkel and they resided in Elnora, Indiana...
Ernest "Ernie" Troxell (09/14/14)
Ernest "Ernie" Troxell, 65, of Bloomfield, passed away at 7:15 p.m. on Friday, September 12, 2014 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Born April 9, 1949 in Linton, he was the son of James and Earie (Alexander) Troxell. He retired from American Aggregate in Indianapolis in 2012 and was a member of the Worthington American Legion...
Floyd D. "Dick" Campbell (09/13/14)
Floyd D. "Dick" Campbell, 87, of Solsberry, passed away at 10:40 p.m. on Friday, September 12, 2014 at IU Health Hospice House in Bloomington. Born May 23, 1927 in Greene County, he was the son of William and Maude (Carmichael) Campbell. He retired from NSWC Crane in the transportation department and served his country in World War II in the United States Navy. He was a member of the Solsberry United Methodist church and the Solsberry American Legion. He enjoyed music and playing the guitar...
Irla Oneita Burnette (09/12/14)
Springville -- Irla Oneita Burnette, 95, of Springville, died at 4:45 p.m. on Thursday, September 2014 at St. Vincent Dunn Hospital. Born May 22, 1919 in Lawrence Co., she was the daughter of Marcus and Nanny Bell (Kirk) Strauser. She married James Matthew Burnette on October 26, 1939 and he survives...
Goose Pond: The Story of a Wetland and Its Neighbors
The documentary film "Goose Pond: The Story of a Wetland & Its Neighbors" won a Bronze Telly Award in 2011 in the nature/wildlife program category. The film's executive producer Bill Barnes, a Linton native who now lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, was pleased with the recognition the Telly Award would bring to the area of southwestern Indiana where he grew up. The Telly Awards are the premier awards honoring outstanding local, regional and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, online commercials, video and films.
State news
  • Prison inmate charged in 2 Indy double homicides
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Police say they've served an Indiana prison inmate with four murder warrants stemming from two double homicides in Indianapolis earlier this year....
  • Purdue shooter sentenced to 65 years in prison
    LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) -- An Indiana man who admitted fatally stabbing and shooting a fellow Purdue University student inside a crowded classroom was sentenced Friday to the maximum 65 years in prison after telling a judge he lied about being mentally ill....
  • Embattled Rep. Turner to resign after elections
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Embattled state Rep. Eric Turner announced Friday he will resign from his seat after the November election to take a job with a Christian megachurch training group in Atlanta....
  • Ex-Monroe auditor gets 3 months home detention
    SPENCER, Ind. (AP) -- A judge has sentenced a former Monroe County auditor to three months on home detention for using county-issued credit cards for personal purchases including her children's private school tuition....
  • State: Submit plans, get domestic violence money
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Indiana Criminal Justice Institute stuck by its plan Friday to withhold $1.2 million in state aid for domestic violence prevention groups until they detail how they'll spend the money according to certain state requirements....
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Weird News
Greene County Daily World's Rick Curl joined the crew of the Greene County Sports Network for a live broadcast of the first high school soccer match in Greene County - at White River Valley High School on Thursday, September 11, 2014.

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