With a single remaining member on the Dubois County Park Board, the county council, commissioners and circuit court judge have some decisions to make before the park board’s July meeting. Monday night, the council accepted recent appointee Shane Lindauer’s letter of resignation based on his ineligibility due to his political affiliation. They also discussed how […]
Common sense is key when trying to avoid spring farm equipment accidents. With the return of spring also comes farm planting season and farmers well on their way to establishing our local crops. With this return also comes the need for both motorists and farmers to be aware of how to share the road with […]
Dubois County Marriage Licenses April 10 to April 23, 2017 04/10/2017 Demitra Hart to Guy J. Sork II 04/12/2017 Jacqueline Kay Kieffner to Rajashekar Kumaran Samantha Sue Sturgeon to Brian Scott Bolen 04/13/2017 Whitney Paige Hildenbrand to John Ruel Edmister 04/18/2017 Savanna Parr to Haydon Rust 04/19/2017 Hayley Gail Storm to […]
Two Troopers from the Jasper District were honored on Friday at an awards ceremony at the Indiana Government Center. Senior Trooper Jarrod Lents was awarded as the 2016 Jasper District Trooper of the Year. This award was presented to Senior Trooper Lents for achieving outstanding enforcement efforts in the areas of traffic and criminal enforcement, […]
The Sixth Annual Garden Gate Festival and the OFS Brands Jazzed UP 5K scheduled for this Saturday, April 22nd is canceled due to weather. According to the committee, afterr much deliberation throughout the week they decided to cancel the event late Thursday night. A rescheduled date for both events has been set for July 15th. […]
Three Dubois County Girl Scout volunteers earned national recognition on April 18. Sarah Leinenbach, Kim Mehringer, and Melissa Ruschau received the Volunteer of Excellence Award, which recognizes volunteers who have contributed outstanding service while partnering directly with girls, or who have contributed outstanding service in support of the council’s mission delivery to girl and adult […]
The City of Huntingburg will be replacing a water line on US 231 between 3rd and 5th Streets beginningMonday, April 24, 2017. The work is expected to last approximately 60 days. A majority of the construction work will take place between 8:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Sunday through Thursday. During those times, traffic will be […]
Kristin Boehm could run out of fingers before she counts the number of businesses and entrepreneurs in her family. It’s no wonder she will be opening her own business in Huntingburg on Saturday. “I’ve always wanted to do this,” she said about her new business, Lush Esthetics and Boutique. Kristin’s family owns Fischer’s Furniture in […]
Habitat for Humanity of Dubois County will host a groundbreaking ceremony at 604 E. Bretz Street, Huntingburg, at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 22. Executive Director Sarah Weatherwax will host the event alongside board members of Habitat for Humanity of Dubois County. Refreshments will be served. Dubois County community members are invited to attend to […]
The Jazzed Up 5K and Huntingburg – Kiwanis Car Show are still scheduled as planned!
Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Indiana. They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout the region in June 2017. American Pickers is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique ‘picking’ on History. The hit show follows Mike and Frank, two of the most […]
Kimball International, Inc. recognized Earth Day and Arbor Day by continuing its traditional “Trees for Tomorrow” program. For 2017, white pine seedlings are being distributed to employees at all U.S. facility locations. Since the program began over 20 years ago, Kimball has donated nearly 370,000 tree seedlings either directly to employees or planted in honor […]
Jasper police arrested Juan Manuel Soni Mendoza, of 3828 N. Portersville Road, Jasper, for allegedly using a Texas man’s identity to gain employment. Police received the information about the man using the Texas man’s name, birthday and social security number to gain employment. Police identified and located Mendoza at his place of employment and took […]
The Jasper Street will be closing St. Charles Street and Division Road for short periods of time, several times throughout the day on Thursday beginning at approximately 7:30 a.m. for patching and trench work.
This weekend, Jasper’s Downtown Merchants will have artwork on display from students attending the first through seventh grades at Greater Jasper Consolidated Schools and Holy Trinity. Hundreds of pictures will be on display from Friday, April 21 to Sunday, April 23 rd. This is a great way for our community to celebrate youth art. Grade […]
Bigfoot is dead. The 27-year-old monster truck hauled its last load of sludge before its untimely demise. Unfortunately, according to Ferdinand Wastewater Superintendent Roger Schaefer, he needs to dispose of another 150,000 gallons to be able to limp along until autumn, at which time the new phosphorous/waste disposal system should be up and running and […]