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Soil Health Workshop features no-till expert

A fall soil health workshop is being hosted by the Dubois County Soil and Water Conservation District and the Land Stewardship Initiative on August 29, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET (doors open at 8:30 for registration). Adam Daugherty, the District Conservationist from Coffee County Tennessee will be the keynote speaker. Adam will share […]

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Military Appreciation Day program August 12

The Dubois County Museum will host a Military Appreciation Day program on Sunday, August 12. The museum will be open from 1-4pm, with the special program beginning at 1:30 p.m. Master of Ceremony for the program will be Ronald Himsel. The theme of the program is “Our American Flag: What does it mean to you?” […]

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Jasper Chamber seeking nominees for President’s Community Excellence Award

The Jasper Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for the 2018 President’s Community Excellence Award. The award is presented annually by the president of the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. The presentation is made to an individual who has contributed generously of his or her time, talents, or resources to the Jasper community. This award is open […]

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Jasper Community Arts hosts Plein Air Painting event this Saturday

Jasper Community Arts will host the fourth annual Plein Air Painting event on Saturday, August 4th, 2018 in connection with the 2018 Jasper Strassenfest. Plein Air, simply described, is painting outdoors rather than in a studio.  The term comes from the French ‘en plein air’, meaning ‘in the open air’. The Impressionists were particularly interested […]

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Women Empowering Women event to cover cybersecurity

The Dubois County women’s leadership organization, Women Empowering Women (WEW), will gather on Wednesday, August 8, at the St. Joseph Church Parish Center, 1029 Kundek Street in Jasper. Doors will open at 11:30 a.m. for networking before the meeting begins at 11:45 a.m. This event is open to all prospective and current WEW members. Indiana State […]

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Community Foundation announces 2019 scholarship opportunities

Dubois County Community Foundation announced scholarship opportunities for 2019. Through the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program, a full tuition, four-year scholarship will be awarded to one 2019 graduate of a Dubois County high school. The scholarship provides full tuition, required fees and an annual stipend of up to $900 per year for required books and […]

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Septic system workshop August 3

A free educational septic system workshop is being offered between 10 a.m. and noon (EST) Friday, August 3.   It is a come and go as you please type of event being offered for anyone currently using a septic system, anyone thinking about building a home that will use a septic system, or anyone using […]

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Celebration Singers to perform at Strassenfest

The Celebration Singers will perform twice at the 40th Jasper Strassenfest. The choir will sing from 5:45 to 6:15 p.m. on the Square during opening ceremonies on Thursday, August 2. Then on Sunday, August 5 at 7:00 p.m., the choir will perform their 2018 Summer Program at Holy Family Catholic Church in Jasper. The public is invited […]

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Strassenfest activities at Dubois County Museum

The Dubois County Museum has special Strassenfest displays out this week. August 2 through August 5, the Strassenfest exhibits and festivities include: On Thursday, August 2 an exhibit of complete sets of Strassenfest mugs, buttons, and programs from 40 years of Strasenfests will be out. On Friday, August 3 and Saturday, August 4, the museum […]

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