Karen Faye Akers, 68, Huntingburg

Karen Faye Akers, 68, of Huntingburg, passed away on Tuesday, June 21, 2022, at the Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis, Indiana. She was born July 15, 1953, in Huntingburg, Indiana, to Fred W. and Mildred Josephine (Essman) Borman.  Karen graduated from Huntingburg High School in 1971 and married Greg Akers on July 30, 1971,…

‘Teddy Bear Tea with Grandma and Me’ at Dubois County Museum on July  16

The Dubois County Museum will host Teddy Bear Tea with Grandma and Me on Saturday, July 16, from 10:30 to noon at the museum. The program is for children ages 3 to 10 and their grandmas. Participants are invited to bring their favorite teddy bear or special doll and enjoy a morning of crafts, games,…

Girl Scout Pool Party July 23

Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana is hosting a pool party at the Huntingburg City Pool for all girls in kindergarten through 12th grade to attend with their families. The Girl Scout Pool Party will take place on Saturday, July 23, 2022, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. EST at the Huntingburg City Pool, 203 South…

Sylvester “Vestie” Nord, 95, Ferdinand

Sylvester “Vestie” Nord, 95, of Ferdinand, passed away peacefully at Scenic Hills at the Monastery surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, June 23, 2022. Vestie was born April 3, 1927, in Mariah Hill to Simon and Philomena (Seifert) Nord. He graduated from Dale High School and enlisted in the United States Marine Corp in…

Ethel E. Fitzgerald, 79, Gary

Ethel E. Fitzgerald, age 79, of Gary, Indiana, passed away on June 24, 2022. Ethel was a Jasper High School graduate and member of St Joseph Catholic Church. Ethel loved visiting the church when she would visit her family in Jasper. Ethel loved spending time with her family. She loved being a grandma and a…

Dubois County Chamber hosting chamber luncheon

The Dubois County Chamber of Commerce will host a Chamber Luncheon, Thursday, July 14, 2022, at 12:00 p.m. eastern, at Venue 1408 (1408 N Main St., Huntingburg, IN 47542).  “We are pleased to host the chamber luncheon, an informational session for our members. This is our first chamber luncheon that will bring together chamber members to…

Roman J. Hentrup, 90,Jasper

Roman J. Hentrup, 90, of Jasper, passed away at 6:05 pm on Friday, June 24, 2022, at Scenic Hills at the Monastery in Ferdinand.   Roman was born in Celestine, Indiana on October 7, 1931, to Edward and Theresia (Thewes) Hentrup.   He married Alice Englert on August 31, 1954, in St. Anthony Catholic Church.   He was…