Deborah Major has filed to seek the Democratic nomination to the Dubois County Council, District 3 seat. District 3 includes Columbia, Hall, Ferdinand, Jackson, Jefferson and Marion townships. “I am fiscally conservative and believe that all spending be subject to well-reasoned cost-benefit analysis,” Major said. “I look forward to serving the citizens of Dubois County […]
The Cabin Fever Hike originally scheduled for Saturday, February 17, 2018, at the Ferdinand State Forest has been postponed due to inclement weather conditions. A new date will be announced soon. Follow DC Multisport on Facebook (Facebook.com/DCMultisport) for further updates.
Nikolas Cruz (Douglas HS, FL.), Adam Lanza (Sandy Hook ES, CT.), Eric Harris/Dylan Klebold (Columbine HS, CO.), Seung-Hui Cho (Virginia Tech, VA.). What do these school shooting perpetrators have in common? They all suffered from mental illness. Based upon their age, they either suffered from a “Conduct Disorder” or an “Antisocial Personality Disorder” ASP. The […]
The Indiana Supreme Court issued an opinion on Tuesday upholding a lower court’s dismissal of a complaint filed by Roy Lee Ward. Ward’s complaint challenged procedures followed by the Indiana Department of Correction that came into effect when they announced a change to the lethal injection protocol. Ward has been on death row at the Indiana State […]
As our state faces an increasing drug epidemic that is nearing crisis levels, we must take action. We must combat drug abuse on all fronts, including prevention, treatment, and enforcement. However, we must do so responsibly. There are a few different treatment options in Indiana, including methadone clinics and Office-Based Opioid Treatment facilities (OBOT). These […]
The City of Huntingburg utility billing drive-thru lane and drop box will be closed temporarily today, February 15 beginning at 10:00 a.m. for the installation of a new drop box. Payments will still be accepted inside City Hall, located at 508 E 4th Street.
Recognition honors those who operate with purpose and incorporate integrity into their ecosystems. Old National Bank has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies. Old National has been recognized for seven consecutive years and […]
Jasper Community Arts Commission will be holding a special meeting on Saturday, February 17th at 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. to develop a multi-year Strategic Plan. The meeting will be held at Memorial Hospital Medical Arts Conference Center.
The Jasper Chamber is again hosting a series of addresses from local leaders for the public to attend. On Tuesday, March 13, 2018, Jasper Mayor Terry Seitz, Greater Jasper Consolidated School Superintendent Dr. Tracy Lorey, Dubois Count Commission President Nick Hostetter and Dubois County Council President Jerry Hunefeld will each provide a state of their […]
Parts of the Memorial Visitor Center at Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial will be closed from February through mid-March 2018 to allow for the removal of asbestos in the ceiling in preparation for a future installation of a fire suppression system. All areas of the building between the two memorial halls including the museum, auditorium, bookstore […]
With bids coming in more than $800,000 over engineering estimates for the Fourth Street Heritage Trail project, the Huntingburg Common Council decided to step back and reexamine the plans for the Stellar project. The goal had been to begin construction on the project early this spring. Some preparation work has already occurred with city employees […]
Dennis Tedrow, Jasper, has announced his candidacy for the District 63 State Representative seat. “Local government provides us with the most powerful of offices in our free world; for it is with local action and leadership that we truly see our families and neighbors prosper,” Tedrow said in his announcement. “While more and more is […]
Project ACORN (an acronym for Art, Community, Originality, Rhythm, and Nature) is a grassroots, all-volunteer, not-for-profit program launched in the summer of 2016. Inspired by the spirit and themes of the Ferdinand Folk Festival, a group of community-minded citizens wanted to provide opportunities to make art, music, environment, and wellness activities year-round experiences—more of an […]
Jasper police arrested a Jasper man after he crashed his pickup truck into a stopped car Tuesday afternoon. According to police, Stanley Vonderheide, 59, was southbound on Newton Street in a 2001 Chevrolet S-10 approaching the intersection with 36th Street at about 3:30 p.m. He didn’t see that traffic was stopped in front of him and […]
The Saint Meinrad Archabbey and Seminary Knights of Columbus, St. Meinrad, IN, will host a Lenten men’s retreat on Saturday, February 24. The retreat is free and will be held at the Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Central Time. Lunch is included. The retreat conferences will be on […]
The Board of Directors of Kimball International, Inc. held a board meeting during which they declared a quarterly dividend of seven cents per share for all outstanding shares of common stock payable April 13, 2018, to shareowners on March 23, 2018.