Patoka 2000 Duck Race results

Patoka 2000 held the annual duck race at the Jasper Municipal Pool on Thursday, July 8, 2021. The duck race is a fundraiser that supports the efforts of Patoka 2000 – a beautification group of the Jasper Chamber of Commerce that works hard throughout the year to clean up the Patoka River entryway into Jasper….

Brett Dennen to headline Ferdinand Folk Festival

Attention music fans! Lock in this date on your calendars and personal scheduling devices: Saturday, September 18, the Ferdinand Folk Festival, co-sponsored by Best Home Furnishings and MasterBrand Cabinets, returns for its eleventh edition to beautiful 18th Street Park after a one-year hiatus. Here are the 2021 performers.  Headline artist Brett Dennen will close out…

Covid-19 test site closes

The Covid-19 testing site at the former Ruxer Golf Course has closed according to the Dubois County Health Department. In a press release sent to local media, the health department reported the site is closing due to a lack of funding. The site was funded through the state to provide free testing to Dubois, Martin,…

Dubois County among counties READI for investment in economic growth

Regional Opportunity Initiatives (ROI) and Radius Indiana announced the 11 counties of the Indiana Uplands will continue their shared commitment to economic and community prosperity through participation in the Indiana Regional Economic Acceleration and Development Initiative (READI). Each of the 11 counties affirmed their participation in the Indiana Uplands READI application through formal resolutions provided by key…

Huntingburg Library seeking public input

The Huntingburg Public Library wants to know what you think about the community and current and potential library service. The library plans on using the feedback to help develop its strategic plan. Residents can take a few minutes to fill out a brief survey of 20 to 24 questions here. Your answers will be completely anonymous. Questions…

German American make $50,000 donation to child advocacy center

German American Bank has made a donation of $50,000 to the Southwestern Indiana Child Advocacy Center Coalition.  The check was presented to SWICACC Executive Director Tammy Lampert by members of the German American leadership team. Since 2009, SWICACC has been providing a safe reporting location for children who are victims of crime along with their…

Annual St. Meinrad K of C picnic to feature famous soup, dinners, entertainment

The annual public St. Meinrad Knights of Columbus Picnic, Council #5599, will be held on Saturday, July 17, 2021, at the club in St. Meinrad. Their famous soup will be ready for sale beginning at 10 a.m. Central for $15 per gallon. Fried chicken and pork steak dinners, as well as soup-by-the-bowl, will be served beginning…

Robling promoted at SVB&T

Springs Valley Bank & Trust Company recently promoted Kabrea Robling to mortgage loan officer.  Kabrea has been with Springs Valley for the past six years. She has worked as a personal banker, an ebanking specialist, and currently is serving as a mortgage loan processor/underwriter.  “I am very blessed and excited to start this new journey…

Robert G. “Bob” Boeglin, 68, Santa Claus

Robert G. “Bob” Boeglin, 68, of Santa Claus, passed away suddenly at 9:25 a.m. on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, at home surrounded by family. Bob was born in Huntingburg on August 2, 1952, to Leonard and Doretha (Stenftenagel) Boeglin. He married Deborah Cannon on September 23, 1978, in Illinois. Bob was a 1970 graduate of Jasper…