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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

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.
September 10 - September 19 The Carnegie Heritage and Arts Center is hosting a Fall Open Art Show for the Linton Fall Arts Festival weekend. You may submit up to three pieces of art of any medium (even LEGO art) to the...
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 FiancÚ 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...
George W. Sparks (09/11/14)
George W. Sparks, age 77, of Worthington, passed away at 6:51 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. He was born in Solsberry on February 22, 1937, the son of Alfred and Delphia (Arthur) Sparks. George was a United States Army Veteran and also served in the Army National Guard. He retired from RCA in Bloomington after 38 years of service. He was a member of the Worthington Christian Church...
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.
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  • Chinese city creates cellphone sidewalk lane
    BEIJING (AP) -- Taking a cue from an American TV program, the Chinese city of Chongqing has created a smartphone sidewalk lane, offering a path for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going....

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