Grounded Organic celebrates six years this month

Many people are becoming more and more aware of the benefit of organic and natural foods. In response to this awareness and their own personal beliefs,  Stephen and Christy Gordon opened Grounded Organic and Natural Foods in the Southgate Shopping Plaza in Jasper six years ago. In six years the store has continued to develop…

National Office Furniture announces Fourth Annual $25,000 Gift for Education Environments

Marking $160,000 in Donations to Education and Healthcare Organizations Once Awarded Previous winners have used the donation to start a mentoring program for at-risk students, offer a scholarship program to first generation college students and enhance campus sustainability. JASPER, IN (March 14, 2012) – National Office Furniture announces its fourth annual $25,000 Gift of Inspiration…

Dr. Gogel provides Optimal Performance Chiropractic care

Optimal Performance Chiropractic is a small cozy doctor’s office at the end of Fourth Street near the Huntingburg City Hall and Dr. Jenna Gogel’s smile warms it fairly easily on these unusual spring/winter days. The Southridge grad (maiden name Burton) opened the office in October of last year and has been slowly building her practice…

Single Thread Boutique bringing fresh fashion to Fourth Street

Sara Kamman stumbled onto the Parker House on Fourth Street after coming back from working in New York. Just another serendipitous event leading up to the grand opening of the Single Thread Boutique, a trendy clothing store targeted to women of all ages, this Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Sara didn’t land here accidentally though, the…

Bluegrass Boardwalk lease approved by Kentucky State Fair Board; could be open by 2013

Louisville, Kentucky (23 February, 2012) — This afternoon’s unanimous vote by the Kentucky State Fair Board to approve a lease with Bluegrass Boardwalk, Inc. moves the reopening of the 57-acre amusement and water park closer to reality. “We can’t wait to get started!” says Bluegrass Boardwalk’s Dan Koch*. “We’ve got a lot of work to…

Holiday World added three new directors

Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari President Dan Koch announces the appointment of three directors to the parks’ staff. Brandon Berg of Ferdinand is the now the parks’ Director of Human Resource Development, having previously served as Director of Human Resource Management, Director of Human Resources, and Director of Rides & Admissions. Berg’s responsibilities include guiding…

A new and novel way of patient treatment is gaining popularity and Healing Arts Place is at the forefront

Integrative medicine is a new type of healthcare gaining popularity in the medical world. It uses a variety of therapeutic techniques to treat the whole person, not only the symptoms of illness. Health care providers utilizing integrative methods take into account the person’s biology, psychology, spirituality and lifestyle in treating health issues. Tracy Wright opened…

Flick’s Hometown Pharmacy and Home Medical making big changes

Flick’s Hometown Pharmacy and Home Medical is expanding its Home Medical, Home Accessibility, and Long-Term Care Pharmacy divisions. This comes with news that after much consideration and careful analysis owner Rick Stradtner and the management team at the corporate offices of HLS Pharmacies, Inc. have also decided to sell the retail pharmacy side of the…

Kimball Electronics Receives 2011 ‘Excellent Supplier Award’ from BWI Group; honor recognizes manufacturing and delivery performance

Kimball Electronics Group has been named recipient of the 2011 “Excellent Supplier Award” by BWI Group, an automotive electronics assembly supplier focusing on brake and suspension systems for passenger vehicles. The award was recently announced and presented to Kimball management during the annual BWI Supplier Day meeting in Shanghai. Kimball Electronics Group (KEG), a subsidiary…

Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center among U.S. News & World Report’s 2012 Best Nursing Homes

Jasper – Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center was awarded the highest ranking of five stars overall in U.S. News & World Report’s 2012 Best Nursing Homes, available online at www.usnews.com/nursinghomes. Only about one in eight nursing homes met this standard in all four quarters of 2011. U.S. News’s Best Nursing Homes profiles more than…