Ella Faye (Sifrig-Hudson) Luebbehusen 71, Jasper

Ella Faye (Sifrig-Hudson) Luebbehusen 71, of Jasper, passed away November 25, 2021, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis with her beloved children by her side. Faye was born March 12, 1950 in Perry County, Indiana, and joined her husband, Rich ‘The Love of Her Life’. They were joined in marriage on November 27, 1968 In…

Fred R. Leinenbach, 77, Dale

Fred R. Leinenbach, 77, of Dale, passed away on Friday, November 26, 2021, at Willowdale Village in Dale. He was born on December 4, 1944, in Harrisburg, to the late Renus and Erma (Gogel) Leinenbach. As a United States Navy veteran, Fred had served aboard the U.S.S. Bigelow and had received an Armed Forces Expeditionary…

Lincoln Drama Association is bringing ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ to Spencer County

The Lincoln Drama Association will present the family-friendly and holiday favorite It’s a Wonderful Life as part of and in conjunction with the Santa Claus Christmas Celebration weekends.  The performances will be held at the Heritage Hills High School auditorium on Saturday, December 11 at 1 p.m., 3 p.m., and 6:30 p.m.; Saturday, December 18, at 1…

Duncan inducted into Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame

Gary Duncan was named a member of the 60th Men’s Induction Class to the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame. Duncan coached basketball for 21 seasons as head coach at Salem and Southridge where he finished his basketball career in 2010. is a 1963 graduate of Oakland City High School and 1967 graduate of Oakland City…

Dennis Ray Toole, 69, Vincennes

Dennis Ray Toole, 69, of Vincennes, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021, at Good Samaritan. Dennis was born on Jan. 16, 1952, to the late Donald and Barbara (Rudy) Toole in Huntingburg. Dennis was a graduate of Lincoln High School. He then went on and obtained his bachelor’s degree. Dennis was a proud father…

One new death, 37 new Covid-19 cases recorded

One new Covid-19 death and 37 new cases were recorded over the long Thanksgiving weekend. The additional death of a Dubois County resident brings the total number of deaths attributed to Covid-19 up to 139 since the pandemic began. There have been 8,710 cases recorded in that same timeframe. The county advisory status has been…

Austin Lee Seng, 27, Celestine

Austin Lee Seng, 27, of Celestine, passed away on Monday, November 29, 2021, at Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center in Jasper. Austin was born August 9, 1994, in Jasper to Steve Seng and Bev (Thewes) Harris. He married Shelby Mehringer on February 29, 2020 at St. Isidore-St. Raphael Campus in Dubois. Austin was part-owner of…

Jasper 2022 calendars now available

The City of Jasper announces the 2022 calendars for Jasper city residents are available for pick up at the following locations: • Jasper City Hall, 610 Main Street, at the reception desk from7:30am – 4:00pm• Utility Office drive-thru from 7:30am – 4:00pm• Jasper Police Station, 309 E. 6th Street, any time• Jasper Park & Recreation…

Scams making rounds

Recently, local law enforcement departments have received reports of scammers making calls to local residents. In two recent incidents, scammers are representing themselves as part of known entities with the goal of scaring individuals to give out personal information like social security numbers and personal banking information or paying to receive prizes. The Dubois County…