Elmore named as new Springs Valley Bank & Trust lender

Springs Valley Bank & Trust Company recently named Megan D’Lee Elmore as a mortgage and consumer lender. Megan spent eleven years serving her clientele as a licensed nail technician at Illusions in Jasper before beginning her career with Springs Valley. She started in February 2015 and most recently completed the Indiana Bankers Association Mortgage Lending […]

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$6,500 reward offered in whooping crane poaching

A $6,500 reward is being offered for information on a whooping crane that was shot in Greene County. Indiana Conservation Officers have partnered with Indiana Turn in a Poacher (T.I.P.), Friends of Goose Pond and International Crane Foundation to offer the reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for […]

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Wintergate chases winter blues away with wine and jazz

Wintergate is a new event in Huntingburg featuring wine sampling from regional wineries capped with a jazz concert at the Gaslight Restaurant. It all happens on January 28 with wine sampling opening at 5 p.m. and the jazz beginning at 7 p.m. Huntingburg will liven up the droll Indiana winter with a special sampling of wine and […]

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Jasper Library Board: Appraisal reveals savings on property

The Jasper Library Board of Trustees met Thursday for their regular meeting and took the following actions. • Heard that a certified appraisal of the Hoosier Desk property valued the nearly five-acre property and building at about $1.4 million. The Jasper Library Board closed on the property earlier this month for $824,000; $40,000 less than […]

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Engagement of Boehm and Lee

Mr. and Mrs. Earl Boehm of Jasper, Indiana are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Andrew Michael Boehm, to Stacy Lynn Lee, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Orames of Bruceville, Indiana. Mr. Boehm graduated from Ball State University and is the System Administrator for Farbest Foods in Huntingburg.  Ms. Lee a graduate […]

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Her daughter’s suicide compelled her to speak out; she’ll present her message in Jasper this month

Christine Schmidt, a former Jasper resident currently living in Bettendorf, Iowa, will be sharing her true and heartbreaking story about the life and suicide death of her 12-year-old daughter, Morgan to students, families and community members. Christine founded the non-profit, It’s All Love, Only Love Coalition, shortly after Morgan’s passing on April 6, 2014. As the president of the […]

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Tri-State Umpire Assoc. seeking softball umpires

Like softball and being involved? The Tri-State Umpire Association, a long standing softball umpire association in Southern Indiana is looking for individuals to train as Umpires for Softball Leagues in and around the Evansville area. Training and assigning is available for all levels of slow pitch and fast pitch league play, high school and NCAA softball. […]

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Girls on the Run – Serving Dubois County welcomes Chapman, Kleinhelter and Welsh to Board

Girls on the Run – Serving Dubois County, Inc. is proud to welcome Christina Chapman, Angie Kleinhelter and Brenda Welsh to its Board of Directors. Girls on the Run is a physical activity-based, positive youth development program that inspires 3rd through 5th-grade girls to recognize their limitless potential and boldly pursue their dreams. Christina Chapman […]

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Brake issues likely caused log truck rollover

Stray logs closed Otwell Junction Wednesday afternoon when a log truck rolled over. According to state police, the 1:50 p.m. incident occurred when the truck driver had to take evasive maneuvers to avoid running into another semi traveling through the State Road 56 and 257 intersection. The driver realized he was having trouble stopping as […]

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