‘Teddy Bear Tea with Grandma and Me’ at Dubois County Museum on July  16

The Dubois County Museum will host Teddy Bear Tea with Grandma and Me on Saturday, July 16, from 10:30 to noon at the museum. The program is for children ages 3 to 10 and their grandmas. Participants are invited to bring their favorite teddy bear or special doll and enjoy a morning of crafts, games,…

Girl Scout Pool Party July 23

Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana is hosting a pool party at the Huntingburg City Pool for all girls in kindergarten through 12th grade to attend with their families. The Girl Scout Pool Party will take place on Saturday, July 23, 2022, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. EST at the Huntingburg City Pool, 203 South…

Pride in the Park 2022

Jaycee Park was filled with hundreds of adults and children celebrating Pride in the Park Friday evening. Music, food trucks, free swimming, volleyball, cornhole, a photo booth, dancing and more contributed to the festive atmosphere of the fun festival in its third year. Dubois County’s many emotional and mental health providers and support groups were…

Patoka Lake hosts beginner archery lesson, July 3                   

Patoka Lake will host a beginner archery lesson with the interpretive naturalist, who is a certified archery instructor, on Sunday, July 3 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. This event is an introduction to the sport and is open to adults and children ages 8 and older. All archery equipment will be provided. The event is…

Public invited to join in Strongest Town award celebration

The City of Jasper, Jasper Chamber of Commerce, and Heart of Jasper invite everyone to join in celebrating winning the Strongest Town competition with a “Time Out From Business” with guest speaker and president of Strong Towns, Charles L. Marohn, Jr. In April 2022, the City of Jasper was named the Strongest Town after advancing…

2022 Dubois County 4-H Fair pageant contestants

Here are the contestants for the 2022 Dubois County 4-H Fair Miss and Teen Miss pageants. The pageant will be held this Sunday, June 26, 2022, at 3:00 in the JHS auditorium. The Dubois County 4-H Fair takes place July 18-22, 2022. For more information, click here. Photos courtesy of Studio Expressions by Jessica. Miss Olivia…

VFW Post 673 recognizes scholarship and teacher award winners

Jasper — VFW Post 673 hosted the Voices of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen scholarship winners as well as the Teacher Award winner during the Post Auxiliary’s annual Spring Fling dinner on May 13, 2022.  Voices of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen awardees read their entries and received scholarship awards after dinner and a brief Memorial Service honoring VFW and VFW Auxiliary…

Celestine celebrates community and ‘mustaches’ this Saturday

The Celestine Streetfest brings a day of good times, mustache fun and more while raising money for the service organizations in the community. The one-day event will be held on the grounds of St. Celestine Church on Saturday, June 25, with the gorgeous scenery of the rolling hills of Celestine on full display. Streetfest 2022…

Best Home Furnishings announces 2022 scholarship recipients

Ferdinand — Best Home Furnishings has a long-standing tradition of investing in the people and organizations of the local communities that help foster a better way of life for all.  Part of the youth development mission is the awarding of annual academic scholarships to four dependent children of Best Home Furnishings’ full-time employees. The recipients…