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Kathy Wolf was congratulated by her students today as she was presented with a $1,000 award for being designated a Peabody Leader in Education.

Precious Blood teacher recognized for dedication

Katherine Wolf was recognized for her dedication to students and awarded $1,000 Katherine Wolf of Precious Blood School was named a Peabody Energy Leader in Education for the 2014-15 school year, and awarded $1,000 for her dedication and commitment to students. As a dedicated third grade teacher, Kathy Wolf combines great compassion and heart for […]

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Woman LifeFlighted after Huntingburg motorcycle crash

Huntingburg — The Huntingburg Police Department is seeking witnesses of a motorcycle crash that occurred in the Mor-For-Less parking lot Sunday afternoon. Officers were called to the grocery store at the corner of First and Main streets at about 4:35 p.m. When they arrived, the found a female involved in the motorcycle accident on the ground […]

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Lofts of St. Joseph’s construction underway

Construction on The Lofts of St. Joseph’s officially began with eight ceremonial shovels turning dirt over to celebrate the new senior living community in Huntingburg. Miller-Valentine Group and TRI-CAP, along with their partners, the Indiana Housing Community Development Authority, Federal Home Loan Bank of Indianapolis, City of Huntingburg, Dubois County and Old National Bank, are developing […]

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Jasper police investigating death at local inn

Jasper — Jasper police are investigating the death of a 30-year-old man found at the Camelot Inn Wednesday evening. Jasper police received a call for an unresponsive man at the Camelot at 6 p.m. When they arrived, they found 30-year-old Gary M. Kidd in the room, deceased. He was listed as the renter of the room. No […]

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Drunk driver arrested with toddlers in car

Jasper — Indiana Child Protective Services became involved after a Jasper woman was arrested for drunk driving with two toddlers in the vehicle Thursday evening. Dubois County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a slide off accident at the corner of Beth and Ann lanes at 5:15 p.m. When they arrived, they found Lorryn R. Luttrell, 26, of […]

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DNR investigating bald eagle shooting in Dubois County

Indiana Conservation Officers in conjunction with Federal Fish and Wildlife Officers are investigating the death of a bald eagle found in Dubois County. Indiana Conservation Officers responded to northwestern Dubois County near the Pike County line to a complaint of a possible injured eagle Thursday morning. Officer Kenny Tincher found the eagle in flooded timber […]

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Governor issues statement after signing Religious Freedom bill

 “This bill is not about discrimination, and if I thought it legalized discrimination in any way in Indiana, I would have vetoed it.” Indianapolis – Governor Mike Pence today issued the following statement after signing the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (SEA 101) in a private ceremony. The governor’s statement follows. Today I signed the Religious […]

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Governor declares HIV outbreak in Southern Indiana a public health emergency

Governor Mike Pence today declared a public health emergency in Scott County due to an outbreak of HIV that has reached epidemic proportions. The declaration was issued in Executive Order 15-05, which orders the state to coordinate a multi-agency response, and provides additional resources and tools to tackle the outbreak. The Indiana State Department of […]

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Crane announces it will be hiring over 350

Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Crane Division has received authority to hire more than 350 new employees this fiscal year. For the first time in several years, this authority will account for a small amount of growth in the number of Crane’s government employees. “In fiscally constrained times, we generally are allowed to hire to […]

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Dubois man arrested in act of stealing truck

Jasper — Jasper police arrested Brock E. Gill, 23, of Second Street, Dubois, for auto theft after being notified of one in progress at about 7:45 p.m. Friday. Police received a report of a man with blonde hair wearing a green sweatshirt, blue jeans attempting to steal a truck parked at 3570 Newton Street. A few moments […]

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