In a national Primary Election that has several stigmatizing characters, Dubois County voters turned out in droves to cast their ballots. Overall, Dubois County had over 43 percent of registered voters, or 12,998 of 30,003 voters, reporting to the 12 polling locations in the county. While some, like the Huntingburg Event Center and Jasper Middle School, reported record […]
10 warrants were issued in the third operation in Dubois County. Seven arrests made so far. Prosecuting Attorney reports difficulty in operation due to lowered penalties for drug offenses. Also reports an increase in heroin coming into the county. Prosecuting Attorney connects increases in crime to decrease penalties for drug offenses Several arrests were made […]
Dubois County deputies have arrested two individuals, Richard E Evans of 7007 N 400 E, Dubois, and Rodney G Flick of 4514 W 300 N, Jasper, in relation to the stolen truck. The two originally reported the truck as being stolen. Deputies found the reportedly stolen truck on County Road 600N just east of Portersville Road. The […]
Seven men were arrested Monday on warrants for a third large drug operation being conducted by the Dubois County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office and the Dubois County Sheriff’s Department. At least three additional arrests are expected in the most recent round of drug interdiction charges. In addition to the sheriff’s department, the Spencer County Sheriff’s Department […]
A steady stream of residents brought in a total of 353 lbs. of prescription drugs despite the rain Saturday for the annual Medication Collection Day. Tri-Cap RSVP director Becky Beckman said that a total of 351 residents brought in 353 pounds of medications to be properly disposed of by the Jasper State Police Post. Success! […]
The Dubois County Bombers and head coach Andy Lasher announce the addition of Jasper High School and University of Dayton standout Nick Gobert to the Bombers coaching staff. Gobert will be an assistant coach for the 2016 Bombers. A significant contributor as a player with the 2014 and 2015 Bombers squads, Gobert is being added to […]
The City of Huntingburg Transit System will offer free rides to voting polls in Huntingburg tomorrow, May 3 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. To schedule a ride, please call City Hall at 683-2211.
A fundraiser this weekend will remember a local musician and continue his legacy by supporting local high school bands. Organized by Duane Meyer and Ronnie Schultz in memory of Alan McKinney, a Birdseye musician who inspired and educated many local musicians, the Alan McKinney Music Fest Memorial will feature nine area bands performing this Saturday at […]
After 90 days without another case of avian influenza reported, that final quarantine has been lifted on the Dubois County farms impacted by the highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in January. The lift comes after the first commercial turkey farm in Dubois was diagnosed with the H7N8 HPAI virus on January 15. Within 24 hours, […]
The Dubois County Sheriff’s Department is seeking information about a vehicle that ran through a yard in Ireland sometime between 8:40 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. Sunday. According to authorities, the vehicle ran into the yard at 4159 West State Road 56 across from Shamrock Lane. It left large ruts in yard. It backed out and […]
On Tuesday, voters will have a chance to choose the Democratic nomination for the District 1 Dubois County Commissioner’s seat as Gary Eck challenges incumbent Larry Vollmer. This is Eck’s first time running for office although he has headed up the Dubois County Democrats for several years as the county chair. He stepped down before […]
The Huntingburg Police Department arrested Shaun M. Brosmer, 31, of Bristow, for allegedly using a business’s account at a local home improvement store to make purchases. According to Huntingburg Detective Sergeant Christian Gogel, he was notified by The Waters of Huntingburg on April 12 that several unauthorized purchases had been made at Steinkamp Home Center. The […]
The Jasper Police Department assisted in the arrest of a Terre Haute man for multiple charges after he allegedly contacted what he thought was a 13-year-old Jasper child to engage in sexual activities. According to authorities, Michael S. Rowe made contact with the Jasper Police Department as part of a sting operation. The department had […]
Update: Despite the rainy forecast, the Girls on the Run 5k Celebration WILL take place tomorrow, Saturday, April 30th, at Jasper Middle School. Race Registration, Happy Hair, Photo Booth, Sign-making, the Bake Sale and all the pre-race activities will take place inside the school’s Black Gymnasium from 8:00-8:45 AM. Please park on the North side […]
The Jasper Middle School Theatre Dept will be showing Lion King JR Thursday at 6 p.m., Friday at 6 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $5 at the door and guests should enter through the athletic entrance and the show will be in the auditorium.
One of the founding “mothers” of Crisis Connection plans on retiring after 33 years with the local organization. Beth Stein served for 26 years as executive director. Stein helped form the group of volunteers in 1983 that eventually started the hotline that became the Crisis Connection. At the time, they were all volunteers trying to find […]