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Public assistance sought in bus crash

The Jasper Police Department is seeking help from the public in identifying a white box truck that sideswiped a Jasper school bus Friday at about 2:40 p.m. According to police, the box truck sideswiped the bus as it was turning from State Road 56 onto St. Charles Street. Police added that the driver of the […]

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Schneider found guilty of murder

The trial of Kyle D. Schneider ended Friday with a guilty verdict rendered by the jury after a five-day trial. Schneider was accused of killing of 23-year-old Chloie E. Lubbehusen on January 11, 2019. He faced a charge of murder. Schneider also pleaded guilty to a habitual offender enhancement due to previous felony burglary and […]

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Thermwood announces scholarship recipients

Thermwood is proud to announce that they will be awarding two scholarships this year to dependents of associates.   Audrey Jones and Mackenzie Tullis are our $2,000 renewable scholarship recipients for the Class of 2019. Audrey Jones is the daughter of Amie and Carl Jones of Ferdinand. She is a graduate of Forest Park High […]

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Scam impersonating Father Ray Brenner circulates

Scammers using the identity of Father Ray Brenner of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church sent out emails and texts to residents asking for gift cards. The incident was reported at 7 pm. Wednesday after people began receiving emails with the headline, “Many Blessings” sent from — this is not Father Ray’s email address.  The message […]

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Upcoming Purdue Extension seminars

Producers are invited to Grazing 102 course Producers can get first-hand tips from experts on how to incorporate management-intensive grazing techniques during a two-day seminar hosted by Purdue Extension. Grazing 102, which will take place June 21-22, will cover numerous topics on best management practices, including plant growth and development, soil fertility, forage identification, rotational […]

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Stac Material Handling, Inc. sells industrial supply business to Jasper Industrial Supply, Inc.

Stac Material Handling, Inc announced the sale of its subsidiary Stac Industrial, Inc to Jasper Industrial Supply, Inc. Wednesday. The sale is effective May 15, 2019.  Stac Industrial, Inc operates as an industrial supply company specializing in regional distribution of fasteners, safety supplies, janitorial supplies and abrasives serving the regional area. The Stac Industrial name will […]

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Jasper Rotary announces 2019 ATHENA Award finalists

The Rotary Club of Jasper, hosting its eighth annual ATHENA International Leadership Award presentation in Dubois County, has announced this year’s six finalists. They are Jane Balsmeyer, Jenny Fowler, Judy Jochem-Nino, Tracy Lorey, Nancy Otte, and Jill Wigand.  The event will be held at the Huntingburg Event Center on Thursday, August 22, 2019, beginning at […]

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Hoosier Hills Credit Union expands into Kentucky

Hoosier Hills Credit Union Expands Into Kentucky Hoosier Hills Credit Union recently added five counties to its field of membership, expanding membership benefits into Kentucky and bringing the total number of counties served by the Bedford-based financial cooperative to 40. The newly added Kentucky counties are: Breckinridge, Daviess, Hancock, Henderson and Meade. This expansion increases […]

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