The latest from TV, Radio, and Newspapers

Add a news source

Are we missing a Freetown news source? Let us know!

Freetown Newswire

Freetown Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Freetown, IN.

Results 1 - 20 of 107 in Freetown, IN

  1. Spurgeon finishes third in corn yield contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | The Tribune

    Matt Spurgeon of Freetown recently took third place in the no-till/strip-till irrigated division of the 2016 National Corn Growers Association's corn yield contest in Indiana. Spurgeon won with Pioneer brand P2089AM, which yielded 227.1436 bushels per acre, according to a news release from DuPont Pioneer.

    Comment?

  2. Thelma S. BrumettRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | The Tribune

    Thelma S. Brumett, 84, of Crothersville passed away at 11:06 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, at Lake Pointe Village in Scottsburg. Born May 21, 1932, in Freetown, she was the daughter of Rex Spurgeon and Irene Burris Woolf.

    Comment?

  3. George R. MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | The Tribune

    George R. Martin, 89, of Freetown passed away at 9:45 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, at Hoosier Christian Village in Brownstown. Born Feb. 12, 1927, in Freetown, he was the son of James C. and Letha Fern Brock Martin, both of whom preceded him in death.

    Comment?

  4. Pershing Lions hosting soup, euchreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | The Tribune

    The Pershing Township Lions Club will sponsor a soup supper and euchre tournament Saturday at Freetown Community Center, 6785 N. Union St. The menu includes chili, bean soup, oyster soup, hot dogs and homemade desserts. The cost is $5 for supper and $5 for the euchre tournament.

    Comment?

  5. Linda K. ClarksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | The Tribune

    ... Caraway, Arkansas. She retired after 17 years with Cosco in Columbus. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Freetown. Besides her mother and husband, she is survived by her children, Christina McCarty, Debra Newhouse, Scott McCarty and Darrell ...

    Comment?

  6. Two Injured After Deer Runs In Front Of VehicleRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... enter a ditch. The vehicle then collided with a tree. A front seat passenger, 21-year-old Adam Harrison, also of Freetown, complained of head pain after the airbags deployed. Assisting at the scene were an IU Health Hospital ambulance and Pleasant ...

    Comment?

  7. Freetown Stop & Shop Distribution Center up and running after Sunday fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... were reported, the damage was initially estimated to be well over $1 million, according to a news release from the Freetown Fire Department. The Fire Department was notified of an automatic fire alarm activation at about 3:53 p.m. Only one sprinkler ...

    Comment?

  8. Sunday fire leaves $1 million in damage to Stop & Shop Distribution CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 2 | SouthCoastToday.com

    At about 3:53 p.m., the Freetown Fire Department was notified of an automatic fire alarm activation at the Stop & Shop Distribution Center at 136 South Main St. in Assonet, said Lt. Brent L'Heureux, a spokesman for the Freetown Fire Department.

    Comment?

  9. Open hearts, raising voices: Thrive Alliance event aims to spread word for senior agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 2 | The Tribune

    ... The Brownstown site serves the area around the county seat and points west in Jackson County, including Vallonia, Freetown, Norman and Medora. Thrive Alliance also had a booth set up at the informal open house to share information about what it ...

    Comment?

  10. Ricky E. HandtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 1 | The Tribune

    ... (Gregory) Beem of Seymour and Samantha (Christopher) Bannister of Scottsburg; a sister, Cathy (Ronald) Kirts of Freetown; brothers, Jerry Dale (Erin) Handt of Taylorsville and Gary Handt of Columbus; six grandchildren; and several nieces and ...

    Comment?

  11. Ricky HandtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 1 | The Republic

    Survivors include his daughters, Stephanie Beem of Seymour and Samantha Bannister of Scottsburg; a sister, Cathy Kirts of Freetown; brothers, Jerry Dale Handt of Taylorsville and Gary Handt of Columbus; six grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street.

    Comment?

  12. Briefly ToldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... in applying can call the Conservation Office at 508-946-2406 or email [email protected] LAKEVILLE, FREETOWN - The Freetown-Lakeville Early Childhood Center is now accepting applications for three-year-old "role model students" for the ...

    Comment?

  13. Wilma Jean WaytRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | The Tribune

    Born Aug. 20, 1933, in Freetown, she was the daughter of Chester and Gladys Martin Wayt, both of whom preceded her in death. Survivors include her children, Vanessa Hilderbrand, Robert Coleman and Lou Ann Weathers; grandchildren, Lanny Mullins, Jason Mullins and Christopher Mullins; great-grandchildren, Jacob Mullins and Nicholas Mullins; and sisters, Delores Fields and Laverne Gorbett.

    Comment?

  14. The gift of giving: Volunteers deliver presents to those in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | The Tribune

    ... at a couple of homes. The other stops were along county roads in the northwestern Jackson County communities of Freetown, Norman and Kurtz. At that point, they felt good about taking time out to help with the Christmas Miracle program for the first ...

    Comment?

  15. Margaret M. LawsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | The Tribune

    Born Aug. 8, 1937, in Freetown, she was the daughter of Charles Robert and Ola Beatrice Stafford Davers, both of whom preceded her in death. Margaret was a member of Brownstown Christian Church.

    Comment?

  16. Holiday HappeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 21 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... toast at midnight. Coffee and danish after midnight. No tickets sold at the door. For tickets call 508-763-0576. Freetown VFW Post 6643, 89 Middleboro Rd., Freetown. New Year's Eve Bash: 7 p.m.-10 p.m. Dec. 31. $50 adults, $15 children 12 and ...

    Comment?

  17. Pershing Lions hosting supper, euchre tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | The Tribune

    Pershing Township Lions Club will sponsor a soup supper and euchre tournament Saturday at Freetown Community Center, 6785 N. Union St. The menu includes chili, bean soup, broccoli cheese soup, hot dogs and homemade desserts. The cost is $5 for supper and $5 for the euchre tournament.

    Comment?

  18. Medora welcomes ChrismastimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | The Tribune

    ... the Medora Pentecostal Church Praise Band and the Christian rock band, Driven, along with others. Dana Nowland of Freetown was one of those waiting for the parade with her family. They visited the face-painting booth and got hot chocolate before ...

    Comment?

  19. Local Police, Fire a " December 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | The Republic

    ... St., Columbus, probation violation, 4:44 p.m., by Community Corrections, held with no bond. Daniel S. Leonard, 32, Freetown, out-of-county warrant, 8:31 p.m., by the Indiana State Police, held with no bond. Jamie L. Egerton, possession of ...

    Comment?

  20. Lions Club hosting Christmas partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2016 | The Tribune

    Pershing Township Lions Club will be hosting a free Christmas party for children ages 2 to 12 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 10 at Freetown Community Center at Second and Union streets. There will be games, crafts, face painting and balloon animals, and each child will receive a gift.

    Comment?

Freetown Job Listings
View or post Freetown job listings on Topix.
Freetown Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Freetown from Topix.
Freetown Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Freetown on Topix.