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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

Tuesday, October 21 The Greene County Home Healthcare and the Greene County General Hospital Foundation will be holding an open house for the public to see their new offices and learn more about the two entities. The open...
Elmore J. "Duke" Schneider (10/18/14)
Elmore J. "Duke" Schneider, 78, of Solsberry passed away Friday Oct. 17, 2014 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Duke was born on June 20, 1936 in Louisville, Kentucky the son of Frank and Delphine (Kamber) Schneider. Surviving relatives include his wife, Linda Schneider of Solsberry, they where married on December 26, 1970, one daughter, Cristen (Kevin) McEuen of Bloomfield, his grandchildren, Mason and Liam McEuen both of Bloomfield, one brother, Frank Schneider of Louisville, Ky., two sisters, Rita (Billy) Lee of Louisville, Ky. ...
John and Peggy Davis (10/17/14)
John Wilber Davis, Sr., age 77, of Worthington, Indiana, left this life peacefully on Friday, October 10, 2014, in the comfort of his farm home, and Peggy Sue Davis, age 73, left this life peacefully on Friday, October 17, 2014, in the comfort of her farm home, with her children by her side...
Cora Belle Pearson Beck (10/17/14)
Our beloved Cora Belle Pearson Beck (b.November 7, 1918) passed away the evening of October 16, 2014 with the comfort of her family at Meadowood Health Pavilion, Bloomington Indiana. 'The Belle' was a woman of great courage, intelligence, spunk, and zest for life. She maintained her independence and her own ways. To everyone she would say, "Now you listen to me! I have known this mind and body better than any of you for almost 96 years."...
Anna Mae Wagoner (10/16/14)
Anna Mae Wagoner, 87 of Sandborn, Indiana, passed away surrounded by her loved ones on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at the IU Health Hospice House in Bloomington. She was born in Greene County, Indiana on December 13, 1926 to Coy and Sadie (Spencer) Williams. Anna Mae married Merlin F. Wagoner on July 23, 1944...
Joseph F. Wright (10/16/14)
Joseph F. Wright, 93, of Bloomfield, passed away on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at Greene County General Hospital. He was born in Center Township of Greene County on September 5, 1921 to Harvey and Hazel (Holtsclaw) Wright. He married Martha Ann Mick on March 4, 1944 in Lawton, Oklahoma and recently celebrated their 70th anniversary...
Dova Lockhart Jr. (10/15/14)
Dova Lockhart Jr., 73, of Linton, Ind., passed away on Tuesday, October 14, 2014, at Bloomington Hospital in Bloomington, Indiana. He was born on December 12, 1940, in Sullivan County, Ind., the son of Dova Austin Lockhart and Rosie Lee Benton Lockhart. Dova was retired from General Electric...
John W. Davis, Sr. (10/15/14)
John W. Davis, Sr., age 77, of Worthington, passed away Friday evening, October 10, 2014, at his residence. Funeral service will be held at Linton First Christian Church at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 18, 2014. Visitation will be held at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington on Friday from 5 - 9 p.m., and at the church on Saturday from 2:00 p.m. until the time of service...
Jeffery William Vaughn (10/15/14)
Jeffery William Vaughn, 53, of Lyons, passed away at 3:35 p.m. on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born January 13, 1961 in Linton, he was the son of William F. and Darla Sue (Wilson) Vaughn. He attended the Lyons Methodist Church and worked in construction...
This tribute video of favorite scenes from the life of Ruby Moon-Houldson was posted by her to YouTube last January and is now being shared by friends on Facebook and other sites in her memory.
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
  • Police retrace steps of suspected serial killer
    GARY, Ind. (AP) -- Investigators in two states were reviewing unsolved murders and missing person reports after the arrest of an Indiana man who confessed to strangling one woman, told police where to find six more bodies and hinted at a serial killing spree over two decades....
  • Ebola causing spike in demand for hospital gear
    BALTIMORE (AP) -- Manufacturers and distributors of impermeable gowns and full-body suits meant to protect medical workers from Ebola are scrambling to keep up with a surge of new orders from U.S. hospitals, with at least one doubling its staff and still facing a weekslong backlog. Many hospitals say they already have the proper equipment in place but are ordering more supplies to prepare for a possible new case of Ebola....
  • Final 3 autopsies on Gary bodies to be completed
    CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) -- The Lake County coroner's office says autopsies are scheduled to be completed Tuesday for the final three women whose bodies were found in abandoned homes in Gary over the weekend....
  • Court hearing set for Gary man linked to 7 deaths
    CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) -- A Gary man who police say confessed to killing one woman, helped investigators find six other bodies and indicated there may be more is scheduled to make his first court appearance....
  • Indiana Guard's top officer stepping down in May
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Indiana National Guard's top officer says he's going to step down next May after more than a decade in the position....
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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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