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Hoosier Hills Credit Union receives 5-star ranking

Hoosier Hills Credit Union (HHCU) has once again been honored with a Superior Five Star rating from BauerFinancial, Inc. The Five Star rating is the highest available ranking and marks Hoosier Hills Credit Union as one of the strongest financial institutions in the country. Hoosier Hills President and CEO George McNichols was pleased to have […]

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Dr. Jennifer Lueken appointed to medical staff

Jennifer Lueken, M.D. was recently appointed to the Active Medical Staff at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center. She has joined the staff at Jasper Obstetrics and Gynecology located at 613 Dorbett Street in Jasper. Dr. Lueken received her medical degree at Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis and completed a residency in obstetrics […]

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Young entrepreneur opens second boutique in Jasper

Last November, Alyssa (Knepp) Wagler of Montgomery opened her first boutique in a mini-barn near her home in Montgomery. She had taken a chunk of money saved for college and invested it into the 12-by-24 red barn and the stock of clothing to open Top Notch Boutique. The 20-year-old had decided early on that college […]

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Memorial Family Care has new name and location

Health care providers Mark Luff, MD, Kristen Bree, FNP, and Jessica Collins, FNP (previously part of Memorial Family Care) are now at their new location within Memorial Hospital’s new Little Company of Mary Medical Complex at 966 Bartley Street in Jasper. The clinic has a new name – Memorial Health Family Medicine. For more information […]

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Dr. Darin Thomas office has changed name

The office of Darin Thomas, M.D.  is now called Memorial Health First Avenue. The office is located at 1025 First Avenue, Jasper. Dr. Thomas is an internal medicine provider and is accepting new patients age 16 and older. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Thomas, please call 812-996-8460.

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Wildebeest named Top Water Park Ride, Holiday World voted World’s Cleanest Park

Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari’s Wildebeest water coaster took top honors once again during the 2018 Golden Ticket Awards ceremony, held this weekend at Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri. For the ninth year in a row, Holiday World’s Wildebeest water coaster was named the World’s #1 Water Park Ride. This top honor was announced by Amusement […]

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Schmitt joins Hoosier Hills Credit Union lending team

Jackie Schmitt has been hired as a member service representative and loan officer at Hoosier Hills Credit Union (HHCU). She will work from the Jasper Service Center and serve the surrounding area. Schmitt, a Jasper High School graduate, brings to her new position more than a decade of customer service and financial industry experience in […]

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Friendship and mutual motivation lead Jasper natives to build successful business

Two Jasper best friends credit their friendship and can-do attitude for the success they have had with their complete-package website and marketing company, Viv, based in Newburgh. Austin Hoffman and Logan Schroering started Viv in 2015 after Austin ran into a roadblock while he was attempting to launch a business. He had received some funding […]

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Kimball announces Design Hack winner

Kimball, in partnership with Metropolis magazine, announced O2U as the winner the Kimball Design Hack, a Smart Furniture Design Competition. The competition was open worldwide and received more than 120 submissions during the four-month competition timeframe with concepts that aimed to improve workplace satisfaction, comfort, engagement, health, wellness, and wellbeing. You might wonder what a […]

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Memorial Hospital fills rural void for trauma care

Falls, car crashes, industrial and farm accidents; all can cause serious injuries. Injuries in which time is of the essence in ensuring survivability. Memorial Hospital received their Level Three verification as a Trauma Center in June and held a special convocation to celebrate the designation Wednesday morning at the hospital. The Level Three designation means […]

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Eagle Railcar Services opens extension in Daviess County; brings more than 100 jobs

Governor Suzanne Crouch and Washington Mayor Joe Wellman joined executives from Eagle Railcar Services, an independent provider of railcar repair services, to cut the ribbon on the company’s first Indiana facility in Daviess County, which has already created more than 100 new Hoosier jobs. “Our top-ranked infrastructure paired with a pro-growth business climate and skilled […]

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