Dubois County Chamber hosting ribbon-cutting at Beehive Homes in Huntingburg

The Dubois County Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, December 18, in conjunction with the open house for Beehive Homes of Huntingburg (1720 N. Chestnut Street, Huntingburg, Indiana 47542). The open house will begin at 8 a.m. and end at 12 p.m. with the ribbon cutting taking place at 10…

Kimball International adds new metal manufacturing technology to Salem facility

This week Kimball International announced a significant investment in its Salem, Indiana manufacturing facility. The investment will bring best-in-class automated metal manufacturing technology to the local facility. The metal automation machinery and equipment, made by Salvagnini, is the most technologically advanced sheet metal manufacturing equipment available and will be the first of its kind in…

Kimball International grants $20k & creates Volunteer Time Off program

This week Kimball International is giving back to local and national nonprofit organizations through its foundation, the Kimball International Habig Foundation. The company announced two donations of $10,000 each during this season of giving and thanks—one to the Santa Claus Community Center and Yellig Park in Santa Claus, Indiana and another to the national non-profit…

Dubois County Chamber hosting Business Break

Local Sources – The Dubois County Chamber of Commerce will host their first Business Break, on Tuesday, November 30, 8 a.m. EST, at Downtown Fitness & Running located at 331 Mill Street, Jasper. “We are excited to hold our first Business Break, a networking event,” said Amy Gehlhausen, president, Dubois County Chamber of Commerce. “We have…

 Kimball International announces leadership over Workplace & Health Business Units 

Promotions bring focused leadership to drive growth and build capabilities  Kimball International announced today two promotions to the organization’s Executive Leadership team. Kourtney Smith was promoted and named Chief Operating Officer of Kimball International’s Workplace & Health Business Units and Michael Roch was promoted and named Chief Customer Officer of Workplace & Health.  The evolved…

Soil and Water Conservation District announces grant funds for fall 2021 cover crops

The Dubois County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) Supervisors are announcing the availability of cost-share funds for cover crops sown in the fall of 2021.  The funds are very limited.  Completed applications must be received by the SWCD office by 4 PM Monday, November 29, 2021.  Incomplete or phone applications will not be accepted. …

Jasper Motorsport: New shop ready to help

Jasper Motorsport: New shop ready to help

Justin Hoskins’ love for cars began early in his life. The Loogootee resident recently opened Jasper Motorsport at 1325 Franklin Street where he offers general repairs and performance upgrades on domestic, import and European cars. Justin’s new endeavor is the culmination of years of fostering a love for all types of cars and cranking wrenches…

Young Professional Network provides career tools, builds relationships

Young Professional Network provides career tools, builds relationships

Young Professional Network of Southern Indiana (YPNSI) is a new nonprofit organization for young professionals between the ages of 21-45. YPNSI creates avenues for young professionals in any industry to access the necessary tools to advance their careers and build meaningful, lasting relationships. The vision is to be the organization of choice for all young…

Ferdinand, Jasper McDonald’s offering free breakfast for veterans

Locally-owned McDonald’s restaurants will celebrate Veterans Day by offering free breakfast to Veterans on November 11, 2021. Retired and active-duty military personnel can enjoy a free breakfast combo meal of choice at any participating McDonald’s restaurant from 6:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. A valid identity card is required for the special breakfast.

Holiday World brings back Thanksgiving To Go, announces 2021 attendance information

Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari officials estimated the free offerings — sunscreen, parking, and soft drinks — at the park saved guests a cumulative $11,741,382 in 2021. According to the theme park, more than 280,000 gallons of free soft drinks (including water) were consumed this year, more than 275,000 cars parked for free, and more…

Kimball International issues quarterly report

Jasper — Kimball International, Inc. today announced results for the first quarter that ended September 30, 2021. Selected Financial Highlights: First Quarter FY 2022 Net sales of $156.6 million Gross margin was 31.3% Net loss of $5.0 million; Adjusted net income was $0.8 million Diluted EPS of $(0.14); Adjusted diluted EPS was $0.02 Adjusted EBITDA of $4.9 million Backlog of $170.8 million Management Commentary…

Dr. Matthew Dodaro appointed to Memorial Hospital Medical staff

Jasper – Matthew Dodaro, M.D. was recently appointed to the Active Medical Staff at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center. He has joined Drs. Lokender Bommisetty, Keith Carver, Amy Wigand, and Michael Wohlberg in the Radiology Department at Memorial Hospital. Dr. Dodaro received his medical degree from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Sciences in North…

Memorial Hospital recognized for excellence in infant and maternal health

Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center was recognized on October 21 by the Indiana Hospital Association (IHA), in partnership with Governor Eric J. Holcomb and State Health Commissioner Kris Box, M.D., FACOG, for their commitment to infant and maternal health at the second annual INspire Hospital of Distinction recognition program. INspire, funded by the Indiana Department of Health’s…

Jasper Holdings, Inc. acquires D&W Diesel

Jasper Holdings, Inc., the parent company of Jasper Engines and Transmissions, is pleased to announce the purchase of D&W Diesel. D&W is a premier remanufacturer and distributor of a full line of diesel engine components, including fuel injection components, turbochargers, rotating electric, air compressors, and much more. They offer a full line of industrial products…

Memorial Hospital Emergency Dept. receives accolades

Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center’s Emergency Department was the recent recipient of the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) Achievement Awards. The ENA Achievement Award recognizes individuals who exemplify exceptional performance in professional practice, innovation, leadership, and/or advocacy. ENA Achievement Award recipients have been described as role models, mentors, and emergency nursing at its finest. The…

Jasper and Tell City digital firms merge

Jasper-based Perfleek, Inc. announced a merger with Two Ladders Consulting. Perfleek, Inc. operates Perfleek.com, an online marketplace where visitors can search a comprehensive database of real estate for sale and vacation rentals. Two Ladders is a marketing consulting firm offering a portfolio of strategy planning, advertising, and marketing services. This merger brings together two southern…

Regenerative Ag forum set for November 6

For Hoosier farmer Roger Wenning, his 12 grandchildren are the reason he is so passionate about soil health and conservation. He uses conservation practices in his farming operation for the generations to come. Wenning and other Hoosier farmers will share their expertise on November 6 at the “Regenerative Ag Forum: Next Steps for Soil Health…

Old National promotes Woebkenberg to banking center manager

Bobbi Woebkenberg has been promoted to Old National Bank Banking Center Manager at 1155 Main Street in Ferdinand. Bobbi recently celebrated 20 years of experience at Old National and previously served as assistant banking center manager and senior teller.   Bobbi holds a bachelor of science degree from the University of Evansville.   Bobbi is an active…

GAB reports strong third quarter

German American Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: GABC) reported continued strong operating performance with earnings of $21.5 million, or $0.81 per share, for the third quarter. This level of solid quarterly earnings represented an increase of $6.9 million, or $0.26 per share, approximately 47% on a per-share basis, from 2020 third-quarter earnings of $14.6 million, or $0.55…