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Obituary: Ginger Leigh Corey

Ginger Leigh Corey, 45, of Bedford, passed away at 5:51 p.m. on Monday, May 23, 2022, at I.U. Health Bedford Hospital after a courageous six-month battle with cancer. Born June 13, 1976, in Bedford, she was the daughter of Dennis and Brenda (Bridges) Corey. She worked in Caravan Janitorial at General Motors in Bedford and was a member of the Dive Christian Church. She enjoyed spending time with her family, watching Wheel of Fortune, and was an avid lover of dolphins and Elvis. She also loved taking care of Chino and Millie, her adored pets. She loved getting to hear her brothers, Jeff and Joel play music together. She was very thrilled to get to be at her son’s wedding when he married his sweet fiancé, Emilee on May 20th of this year.
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Obituary: Carmen Runyon

Carmen Runyon, 76, of Bedford, passed away on Monday, May 24, 2022, at IU Health Bloomington Hospital after a lengthy illness. Born January 20, 1946, in Wahiawa, Hawaii to Francisco and Solidad Vallejos. She married Tony Runyon on August 31, 1989. Before her illness, she enjoyed volleyball, racquetball, and working outside on their farm.
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Obituary Updated: Richard Wayne Beavers

Richard Wayne Beavers, 66, passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2022. Born July 22, 1955, in Bedford, Indiana, he. was the son of Edward and Elizabeth (White) Beavers. Richard was a graduate of Bedford North Lawrence High School and worked at Long John Silvers. He attended. The Body of Christ...

Bedford Police looking for missing man

BEDFORD – The Bedford Police Department is needing the public’s assistance in locating Joshua Sandy. He was last seen on May 22, 2022, during the evening hours and is believed to be driving a blue 2001 Nissan Xterra bearing license plate VJS493. Joshua stands 6’4″ tall and weighs...

Obituary: N. Ruth Sorrells

N. Ruth Sorrells, 86, of Bedford, passed away Sunday, May 21, 2022, at Stonecroft Health Campus in Bloomington. Born December 8, 1935, in Coffee County, Tennessee, she was the daughter of Gilbert and Beulah (Wright) Brown. She married William “Bill” Bernard Sorrells on November 24, 1956, in Bedford and he preceded her in death on October 1, 1999.

Obituary: Marion David Fish

Marion David Fish, 88, of Bedford, passed away at his residence at 7:11 a.m. on Saturday morning. Born November 9, 1933, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Raymond Fish and Elizabeth (Cummings) Fish. He graduated from Shawswick High School as the Valedictorian of the class of 1951. He married Phyllis A. (Louden) on September 30, 1955, and she survives.

Limestone Heritage Festival looking for limestone carvers

LAWRENCE CO. – Bedford Indiana is known as the Limestone Capital of the World. The Limestone Heritage Festival is looking for limestone carvers to transform limestone into beautiful pieces of art. The Limestone Heritage Festival is in need of stonecutters’ work to display. Any experience level is welcome. It’s...

Stars bow out in girls track regional

BLOOMINGTON – Bedford North Lawrence’s Autumn Hall and Lindley Steele settled for fourth-place finishes, missing qualification to the state finals by the narrowest of margins, during the IHSAA girls track regional at Bloomington North on Tuesday. Hall was edged by one inch in the discus, while Steele was...

Town of Oolitic announces start date for stormwater project

OOLITIC – The long awaited Oolitic stormwater project is set to get underway after discussion with Drew Flammion, of Commonwealth Engineers, Adam Sparks, of Mitchell & Stark Construction, and Michelle Carrico, of the Southern Indiana Economic Development Corporation. Set to begin on June 15th with an estimated completion near...

Seymour clips BNL at Shadowood

SEYMOUR – Bedford North Lawrence finished second in a three-team clash on the front nine at Shadowood during high school golf action on Tuesday. Seymour won the event on its home course with a score of 162. The Stars posted 164, while Providence totaled 178. Jett Jones paced the...

Near misses for Bedford North Lawrence girls track and field in regional

BLOOMINGTON — The Bedford North Lawrence girls track and field team epitomized the importance of participating in high school sports Tuesday night. BNL failed to advance out of the Bloomington North Regional, and came up heartbreakingly-close to reaching the IHSAA State Finals next week, but the Stars handled the setbacks with poise and maturity. Senior...

NLCS Board approves personnel changes including 16 resignations

BEDFORD – The North Lawrence Community School board approved 16 resignations to end the school year during their meeting Thursday night. These resignations include:. Rebecca Dever – Resigning as NLCC Criminal Justice Instructor – effective at the end of the 2021-2022 Academic Year. Shelby England – Resigning...

Shonna Coomer

Shonna Achelle Coomer, age 52, of Salem passed away Friday, May 20, 2022 at Ascension St. Vincent Salem Hospital. Born February 5, 1970 in New Albany, she was the daughter of the late James Miles and Rebecca Frances Scott. On October 24, 2011, she married Rick Coomer who survives. Shonna...

Obituary: Terry Lee Clark

Terry Lee Clark, 75, of Pekin, formerly of Louisville, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2022, at Mitchell Manor. Born March 30, 1947, in Louisville, Kentucky, he was the son of Lester Ray and Margaret Eleanor (Motherhead) Clark. He married Theresa Hagan on March 17, 1990. Terry retired as a law...