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Memorial Hospital hosting open interviews

Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center will be holding open interviews on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. in Memorial Hospital’s Human Resources Department, located in the Annex Building behind the hospital on Memorial Drive in Jasper. Reserved parking will be available. The hospital is looking to recruit compassionate, caring individuals to […]

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Jasper Home Expo this weekend

The 14th annual Jasper Home Expo is this Friday and Saturday at the St. Joseph’s Church Parish Center. The event sponsored by the Jasper Chamber of Commerce will showcase nearly 60 vendors dedicated to enhancing your home and community. The expo opens is from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to 3 […]

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Industrial hemp workshop planned

The Purdue Extension will be hosting an informational session titled “Growing Hemp in Indiana” on Wednesday, March 20, at 6:30 p.m. at the Banquet Hall at the Vanderburgh County 4-H Center located at 201 E. Boonville-New Harmony Road, Evansville, IN 47725. The United States passed the 2018 Farm Bill on December 21, 2018. This new […]

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Kinship care support meetings scheduled

Have you noticed more middle-aged and older adults parenting younger children? Perhaps you’ve seen these families in the grocery store, at school functions, or eating in restaurants. In the United States, a growing number of adult relatives and non-relatives are parenting children. They are providing what is known as kinship care. The number of grandparents […]

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Legislative Breakfast this Saturday

The Jasper Chamber of Commerce and VUJC is hosting the third in a series of meetings with local legislators this Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. During the event, local legislators attending the event will talk about the recent legislative session. The event will be located at the VUJC Center for Technology, […]

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Purdue Extension offering broadcast introduction

The Purdue Extension is offering a special introduction to radio and television as a career for interested Dubois County youth. Purdue Extension and WBDC/WJTS are putting on a Media Spark Club on Saturday, March 16, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST at the WBDC/WJTS studio in Jasper. Participants will get the opportunity to […]

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ISU Alumni Club offering scholarships

The Dubois County Alumni Club of Indiana State University will award two $1000 scholarships for the 2019-20 academic year.  The purpose of the scholarship is to promote an Indiana State University education and to provide financial assistance to local students planning attend or currently enrolled at ISU. In order to apply, an individual must be […]

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Patoka Refuge hosting special birding event

Saturday evening, March 2 and Saturday evening, March 9, the Refuge Friends will offer a unique birding experience for the whole family. Most outings aren’t focused on just one animal, but woodcocks are so neat they get a whole night all their own. Just what is a “peent”? It’s the sound made by male woodcocks […]

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Red Cross: Severe shortage of Type O blood

The American Red Cross has a severe shortage of type O blood and urges type O donors – as well as eligible blood and platelet donors of all blood types – to give now to ensure lifesaving patient care isn’t impacted this winter. Type O blood is the most in-demand blood type, helping patients facing […]

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