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Kimball International announces new CEO

Kimball International, Inc. announced that Kristine (Kristie) L. Juster, a member of the Kimball International Board of Directors since 2016, has been appointed CEO, effective November 1, 2018. Ms. Juster succeeds Bob Schneider, who previously announced his intent to retire as CEO and Chairman effective October 31, 2018. Ms. Juster comes to Kimball International with over 20 years of […]

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Weisheit joins Superior Ag staff

Preston Weisheit joins Superior Ag as credit manager. Weisheit will be accountable for the entire credit granting process, including implementation of all dealer financing programs. He will assess the creditworthiness of potential customers, with the goal of optimizing the mix of company sales and bad debt losses. He will work closely with Administrative Support Staff […]

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Kimball announces the pending $4.85M acquisition of David Edward

Kimball will acquire all the assets of David Edward headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, for $4.85 million. The closing is expected to be completed within the next 30 days, subject to customary closing conditions. David Edward is a premier designer and manufacturer of contract furniture, sold in the healthcare, corporate, education and premium hospitality markets. David […]

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Cash Save Market to close under bankruptcy restructuring

Buehler Inc. and Buehler LLC will be closing a local grocery store as part of their filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The Jasper-based companies operated 15 grocery stores across Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky under the Save-A-Lot and Cash Saver Market brands. The Cash Saver Market at 3605 N. Newton St. will close along with […]

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National Office line recognized by industry magazine

National Office Furniture, a unit of Kimball International, Inc., has been recognized by the Private University Products and News Magazine as a recipient of the 2018 Dean’s List Award for their Strassa Collaborative Tables. The Dean’s List Award recognizes exceptional products with a dedication to quality. Strassa received this honor for its contribution to providing […]

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German American Bank acquires First Security Bank

German American Bancorp, Inc. announced it has completed its previously announced acquisition of First Security, Inc., the parent company of First Security Bank, Inc. of Owensboro, Kentucky, effective as of October 15, 2018. Immediately following the merger of First Security, Inc. into German American Bancorp, Inc., First Security Bank, Inc. merged with and into German […]

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Springs Valley Bank & Trust Company receives AchieveWell designation

Springs Valley Bank & Trust Company has been designated as an AchieveWELL Three Star certification through the Wellness Council of Indiana. The Wellness Council of Indiana developed the AchieveWELL program to assist employers in creating a corporate culture that encourages and supports employee health through worksite wellness initiatives. AchieveWELL is divided into three levels: Three Star, Four […]

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Jasper Engines named Southwest Indiana Workforce Development Business of the Year

The Grow Southwest Indiana Workforce Development Board recognized Jasper Engines & Transmissions as its “Business of the Year” at its annual meeting on September 28th. JASPER was honored for their accomplishments through the help of WorkOne Southwest services. WorkOne helps clients find a new or better job, choose a career, access training, or get the […]

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Groundbreaking planned for new Digestive Care Center

The Digestive Care Center will host a groundbreaking at their new location in Jasper this Thursday, October 4, at 5 p.m. After the groundbreaking at 300 West Second Street, food and refreshments will be available at Klubhaus 61. The event is open to the public. The Digestive Care Center has served the community for more than […]

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Kimball Electronics acquires Global Equipment Services

Kimball Electronics, Inc. completed the purchase of substantially all of the assets and assumed certain liabilities of GES Holdings, Inc., Global Equipment Services and Manufacturing, Inc., and its subsidiaries (collectively “GES”).  As previously announced, the price was approximately $50 million plus the assumed liabilities. “The acquisition of GES is the first significant step in our new platform strategy and […]

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Memorial Audiology Service moving to new location

On Monday, October 1, Memorial Audiology Services will move to a new location in the Medical Arts Building, 721 W. 13th Street, Suite 325B in Jasper. Hours will be Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Memorial Audiology Services offers comprehensive audiology testing, hearing aid consultations, and a 30-day trial period for hearing aids […]

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Kimball International recognized by American Heart Association

Kimball International, Inc. achieved Silver level recognition by the American Heart Association for taking significant steps to build a culture of health in the workplace. The company was honored at an event at their headquarters campus in Jasper, Indiana earlier today. “On behalf of the hundreds of employees who participate in our many wellness programs, […]

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