Council, Commissioners, Judge agree to park board appointment considerations

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 […]

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Dubois County Marriage Licenses April 10 to April 23, 2017

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 […]

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Two Jasper troopers recognized for service and dedication

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, […]

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Three Dubois County Girl Scout volunteers receive national recognition

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 […]

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Kristen Boehm will open her new spa and boutique on Fourth Street Saturday, April 22.

Luscious new business opens on Fourth Street

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 […]

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Habitat for Humanity to break ground on home this Saturday

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 […]

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Kimball International distributes seedlings for Earth Day and Arbor Day

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 […]

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Man arrested for using Texas man’s identity to get a job, credit cards

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 […]

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Ferdinand Town Council: Big Foot is dead and several other projects face difficulties

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 […]

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