VU Jasper will offer Intro to Lean & Six Sigma Concepts on three Thursdays April 6, 13 and 20 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Students will be introduced to Six Sigma tools, principles, quality variation, root cause analysis, Kaizen principles, Six Sigma theory and the use of measuring devices. Also, Demings 14 points of lean, history […]
Vincennes University Jasper Campus in cooperation with the Purdue Manufacturing Extension Partnership and Dubois Strong will offer quality workshops for Spring 2017. Blueprint Reading will be held February 28 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This 8-hour course provides an introduction to reading and interpreting engineering prints for manufacturing. The training focuses on interpretation of […]
The Dubois County Visitors Center & Tourism Commission is accepting applications for grants from the Tourism Promotion Fund. Grant applications are open to not-for-profit, tourism-related organizations, festivals, events, attractions and others which will increase visitor attendance from outside the immediate area. Approved applications for projects or events that have previously been funded may receive new […]
Due to sewer lateral replacement work on Washington Street, the road will be closed between 1st Street and 1st Avenue today, February 15, 2017 until 5:00 p.m. Please find an alternate route during the road work.
The Dubois County Sheriff’s Office has announced that the Indiana Sheriffs’ Association will be awarding college scholarships to qualified high school seniors or college students pursuing a criminal justice degree. Around 40 of the $500 scholarships will be awarded across the state. To qualify for one of the scholarships, applicants must be Indiana residents, be […]
George Washington will come to life Wednesday, Feb. 15, at 6 p.m. for a special program hosted by the Ferdinand Branch Library. Re-enactor David Wolfe will present “The Life of George Washington.” The program is free and open to all ages. Take a trip back in time to talk to a hero of The American […]
There will be a reorganization meeting of the Dubois County Democratic Central Committee on Saturday, March 4, 2017, at 10:00 AM at the Knights of Columbus, 201 E 30th St, Jasper, IN 47546. Persons interested holding office in the Dubois County Democrats must have voted as a Democrat in the last primary or be otherwise certified “in […]
Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari officials expect to receive a record number of job applications as they prepare to fill 2,200 seasonal positions in the coming weeks. “We’re looking for friendly and energetic individuals who want to help families enjoy their vacations with us,” said Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari President Matt Eckert. “We’re like […]
The Indiana Republican Party is set to reorganize in March of 2017, a process that occurs every four years. Indiana’s 92 county party committees, nine district committees and State committee will elect officers who will serve until March 2021. The timetable for the reorganization is: County party committees – March 4, 2017; District party committees – March […]
The Dubois County Democrats will have their monthly meeting this Thursday, February 9th at 6:30 p.m., at the Los Bravos in Jasper. The public is invited. Topics of discussion will be county party reorganization and other upcoming events.
The Indiana Department of Transportation announces a public meeting regarding the scheduled State Road 161 pavement project. The road will be resurfaced from S.R. 68 to just north of Interstate 64 in Dubois and Warrick Counties. INDOT would like for the public to join us on Feb. 16 at Holland Elementary School (408 North Meridian […]
VU Jasper Continuing Education will offer AutoCAD 2015 Essentials for seven sessions, Tuesday and Thursdays, February 7 to 28 from 6 to 9 p.m. Participants will develop the skills necessary to: -Create 2D objects, text, and dimensions accurately. -Perform basic editing, manipulation commands, inquiry commands and plotting drawings in model and paper space to scale. -Create, […]
Novice Joshua W. Leeuw professed his temporary vows as a Benedictine monk in a ceremony on January 20, 2017, at Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad. He has completed his novitiate, a year of prayer and study of the Benedictine way of life. As is the custom during the profession of vows, he was assigned a […]
Freedom Reins is seeking volunteers. Freedom Reins Therapeutic Riding Center is a not-for-profit, accredited organization with its purpose being to improve the bodies, minds and spirits of children and adults with disabilities through the use of horse therapy. Horse riding is a widely recognized and progressive form of therapy. It is a thoroughly enjoyable experience […]
Salem Church in Huntingburg invites the community to a chili cook-off contest and movie night on Saturday, February 11th from 4:30 – 8:00 p.m. at 202 E. 4th Street in Huntingburg. Bring a crock pot of your favorite chili and enter the contest for the best chili of the night! Tasting will be conducted from […]
Northeast Dubois Little League baseball signups will be held at the Hot Spot in Dubois on Saturday, February 11th from 9 a.m. until noon. Registration fee is $45. Registration forms are also being sent home from school. If you have questions, contact Tony Danhafer at 812-630-1471. Deadline to register is February 11th.