Father Alan R. McIntosh, 89, Newburgh

Father Alan R. McIntosh, 89, of Newburgh, passed into the loving arms of His Heavenly Father Thursday, January 26, 2023, at Hamilton Pointe in Newburgh. He was born in Evansville on January 26, 1934, to the late Ralph W. and Lavada E. (Preis) McIntosh. After completing his elementary education at St. Benedicts grade school, then…

Herbert J. “Herb” Sitzman, 74, Huntingburg

Herbert J. “Herb” Sitzman, 74, of Huntingburg, passed away on January 28, 2023, at Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center, Jasper. He was born October 7, 1948, in Huntingburg, to James and Dolores (Cook) Sitzman. He married Debbie Fawks on September 30, 1972 in Huntingburg.   Herb retired from Masterbrand in Ferdinand. He was a MOPAR enthusiast…

SVB&T Company names Merritt marketing specialist

Springs Valley Bank & Trust Company named Brittany K. Merritt as marketing specialist. Brittany began her banking career with Springs Valley in 2018 as a Personal Banker. In 2020, she was promoted to a universal banker position, assisting customers with opening new accounts and consumer lending. In March of 2022, Brittany accepted the marketing assistant…

Joseph S. Brauner, 66, Jasper

Joseph S. Brauner, 66, of Jasper, formerly of Louisville, Ky., passed away at 9:20 a.m. on Monday, January 16, 2023, at Cathedral Healthcare Center in Jasper.  Joseph was born in Louisville, Ky., on September 2, 1956, to Walter L. and Brenda L. (Wright) Brauner.    He was a 1974 graduate of Trinity High School in Louisville,…

Sally R. Mounts, 82, Jasper

Sally R. Mounts, 82, of Jasper, formerly of Huntingburg, passed away at 6:30 a.m. on Sunday, January 29, 2023, in the Northwood Retirement Community in Jasper.  Sally was born in Princeton on September 12, 1940, to John “Bob” and Lillian (Rose) Sloan.   She married William “Bill” Mounts on September 27, 1958, in the United Methodist…

Book Nook February schedule

The  Book Nook, a used book store operated by the Friends of the Jasper Public Library, will be open in February as follows: Saturday February 4th from   9a – 12p Saturday February 11th from  9a – 12p Saturday February 18th from  9a – 12p     Saturday February 25th from 9a – 12p All…

Dubois County Governmental meetings Jan. 30 to Feb. 3, 2023

The following government boards and commissions will hold meetings from Jan. 30 to Feb. 3, 2023. Monday, January 30 4:30 p.m. — Dubois County Council meeting in the commissioners/council room of the Courthouse Annex, 602 Main Street, Jasper, for the regular meeting. It is also live-streamed on Youtube. Wednesday, February 1 8 a.m. — Coffee…

Mary Rita Wadsworth, 96, Franklin, Tenn.

Mary Rita Wadsworth, 96, of Franklin, Tenn., passed away on Wednesday, January 25, 2023. Born in Jasper, Indiana, to the late Louis and Clarissa Geisler Vonderschmidt, she was an alumnus of St. Joseph Infirmary and was a registered nurse. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband, John Milton Wadsworth, II;…

Sports-themed museum membership dinner well attended

Members attending the 24th Annual Membership Dinner of the Dubois County Museum. Inc. were aware that the evening was going to be a sports-themed evening when they arrived to tables decorated with baseball memorabilia and pictures of county baseball players and teams from the past. But they were surprised when Chicago White Sox Double A…