CCJ sets family block party and car show

Christian Church of Jasper, 1450 Energy Drive, will host Bloctober, a Family Block Party with Car, Truck & Tractor Show on Saturday, Oct. 10 from 2 to 8 p.m. Bloctober will feature loads of inflatables, food vendors, giveaways, and more. In addition, Bloctober will feature a car, truck, tractor and motorcycle show. Admission is free and everyone is […]

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Archabbey Library Gallery hosts local photographer’s exhibit

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery, St. Meinrad is hosting an exhibit of photographs titled “Stereoscopic City” by Andrea Hoelscher. The exhibit runs from October 2 through November 24. Andrea Hoelscher, of Ferdinand, has taught photography since 1994 and has been on the faculty of the University of Southern Indiana Art Department since 2006. She completed […]

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Kimball International brought a small 3D printer for demonstrations. <i>Photo by Dubois Strong</i>

Area manufacturers on display at VUJC today

“I think the students will be surprised by what the manufacturers are capable of now,” Ray Niehaus, director of the Center for Technology, Innovation and Manufacturing at Vincennes University Jasper Campus. In celebration of National Manufacturing Day, students from seven area schools will be visiting the Vincennes University Jasper Campus to view products and processes […]

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Dubois County Marriage Licenses September 23 to September 30, 2015

09/23/2015 Jessica Marie Mobley to Cody Esto Buse Jonathan Lee Marshall to Brianne Wahl   09/24/2015 Stephanie Rene’ Kreilein to Zachary Ryan Schaefer Amanda Angel Schuetter to Aaron Joe Hopf   09/25/2015 Elsy Marleny Alvarenga Quintanilla to Oliver Arain Juarez Aguilar   09/28/2015 Brian Thomas Patton to Kenwyn Ann Zehr   09/29/2015 Craig Steven Young […]

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Bankruptcy lawyers strip cash from coal miners’ health insurance

by Alec MacGillis ProPublica, Oct. 1, 2015, 5 a.m. This story was co-published with The Daily Beast.  There was plenty in the complex deal to benefit bankers, lawyers, executives and hedge fund managers. Patriot Coal Corp. was bankrupt, but its mines would be auctioned to pay off mounting debts while financial engineering would generate enough […]

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City of Huntingburg conducting Fall Cleanup Days

The City of Huntingburg’s Street Department is conducting Fall Cleanup Days on Thursday, October 8 from 12:00 to 7:00 p.m.; Friday, October 9 from 12:00 to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, October 10 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Fall Cleanup Days provides city residents the opportunity to safely dispose of unwanted items. The cost is $2 per […]

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“Your Health and Diabetes” Education

Discovering the diagnosis of diabetes can be overwhelming. Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center wants to support you in this transition of lifestyle, and sponsors a continuing education group for persons with diabetes, pre-diabetes, or anyone who is interested in learning about the disease. This support group is held the third Monday of each month […]

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Birdseye man killed in Perry County motorcycle accident

A Birdseye man died after being involved in a single-vehicle accident on Interstate 64 Tuesday evening. According to the Perry County Sheriff’s Department, they were called to an accident in the westbound lane of I-64 near the 72-mile marker (Siberia exit) at about 8:35 p.m. When first responders arrived, they located the victim identified as […]

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Burn ban to remain in effect

The county received about three-quarters of an inch of rain recently, but it wasn’t enough to alleviate the need for a burn ban, according to the county fire chiefs. The vegetation is still considered very dry despite this rainfall. Once the area has received enough significant rainfall, the fire chiefs will send out notice if […]

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