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Six Sigma and Lean concepts class offered at VUJC

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 […]

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Purdue partnership brings engineering and manufacturing classes to VUJC

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 […]

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Dubois County Tourism accepting grant applications

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 […]

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Indiana Sheriffs’ Association Scholarship applications due April 1

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 […]

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Democrats to hold reorganization meeting

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 […]

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Holiday World Hiring 2,200 for 71st Season

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 […]

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Republican Party to reorganize in March 2017

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 […]

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Dog handling, martial arts and AutoCAD offered by VUJC Continuing Education

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, […]

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Freedom Reins Therapeutic Riding Center seeking volunteers

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 […]

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Chili Cook-off and Movie Night Open to All

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 […]

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