NE Dubois Kindergarten registration information

Kindergarten Registration is February 3, 2022, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. (Open House) at the NDES front office. For those who are not wanting to attend in person, forms are also available online at nedubois.k12.in.us and can be returned to school anytime from now until February 15, 2022.  Brand new students should bring the child’s…

Soil and Water Conservation District holding annual meeting Feb. 1

The Dubois County Soil and Water Conservation District’s (SWCD) Annual Meeting will be on Tuesday, February 1 at 6:30 p.m. EST, in the Mobel Room of the Ferdinand Community Center.  The SWCD will be hosting a business meeting only, with no meal.  This year, the meeting will be “hybrid”:  it will be in person, but…

Local artist featured in upcoming brown bag event

Join exhibiting local artist Myra Schuetter in the Gallery at the Thyen-Clark Cultural Center for conversations and questions about her artwork on display. The event is scheduled for Wednesday, February 9th, 2022 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Bring your lunch and savor the arts. Register your spot online today at, www.jasperarts.org/workshops. $5 fee includes…

Artist Laura Stevenson to be featured at Thyen-Clark Cultural Center

Jasper Community Arts is pleased to present the work of Upland, Indiana installation artist Laura Stevenson for the months of February and March at the Thyen-Clark Cultural Center. “My recent work explores images and ideas that often go unseen in cultures, the news, and our daily lives. While most may think looking and seeing can…

IU Alumni and Friends deliver two tons of food

IU Alumni and friends conducted its annual food drive for the Community Foodbank for the 17th consecutive year. Working with Holiday Foods, Amanda Drew, and braving freezing — 10-degree — temperatures they delivered more than two tons of food. Dr. Keith Bartley spearheaded the drive with help from JHS students Avery Bartley, Halle, Knies, Kendalyn…

Second relocation grant awarded

Dubois Strong, in partnership with The Dubois County Community Foundation and Radius Indiana, has awarded the second Dubois County Relocation Impact Grant.  Lewis and Maryah Acosta are the latest recipients of the Impact Grant which offers $5,000 to 11 people who move to Dubois County and stay for at least two years. The grant is…

Costaki Economopoulos to perform at Asta Theatre

Comedian Costaki Economopoulos will bring his smart, insightful, socially relevant, and gut-laugh funny comedy routine to the historic Astra Theatre in Jasper on Friday, February 25. Doors for this performance will open at 6:30 p.m EST. with an opening act starting their routine at 7:30 pm EST and Economopoulos taking the stage at 8:30 p.m…