Take survey to help Jasper Community Arts determine performance/entertainment choices

Jasper Community Arts, a department of the City of Jasper, is seeking feedback from the community as it begins making plans for the 2022-2023 performance season at the Jasper Arts Center. Between September and April, JCA presents a 12-show performance season to the public. In order to accommodate a wide variety of interests, the season…

Medication Collection Day this Saturday, October 23 in Dubois County

We are in our 20th year of medication collections in Dubois County, so come on out this Saturday with your old unwanted medications. You can be a part of the addiction solution by bagging your expired, unused, and unwanted pharmaceuticals and disposing of them at the Dubois County Medication Collection this Saturday, October 23, 2021 as…

Four Rivers Harvest Home Festival this weekend

Begin – and complete – your holiday shopping early by taking advantage of the Four Rivers Arts and Crafts Harvest Home Festival this Saturday and Sunday at the Dubois County 4H Fairgrounds. This Southwest Indiana event features 250 booths teeming with exemplary hand-crafted merchandise. Vendors specializing in wood, clay, fabrics, yarns, wax, metals, glass, ceramics,…

Halloween activities and trick-or-treating times

Halloween activities and trick-or-treating times

Upcoming Halloween activities and trick-or-treating information for Dubois County. If you are participating, please have porch lights on to accept costumed candy-seekers. Sunday, October 24 The Heart of Jasper has coordinated with the Jasper Public Library and the Jasper Parks and Recreation Department to provide a fun, Halloween-inspired day. At 3 p.m., the library will…

Dr. Lorey named 2022 Superintendent of the Year for District 7

The members of the Indiana Association of Public School Superintendents have named Dr. Tracy Lorey of Greater Jasper Consolidated Schools the 2022 Superintendent of the Year for District VII. Winners are selected by other superintendents in their district. Lorey has been superintendent since 2012, and previously served the district as a teacher, principal and curriculum…

County recorder and auditor recognized by Association of Indiana Counties

Jackie McPherron, Dubois County Recorder, and Sandy Morton, Dubois County Auditor were recently among 40 county officials and their employees across the state of Indiana who received continuing education credit certificates in the Association of Indiana Counties (AIC) Institute of Excellence. McPherron was also among 9 others who received their Silver Masters Certificate for completing…

Jasper-Dubois County Public Library partners with the Lange-Fuhs Cancer Center

The Jasper-Dubois County Public Library is continuing its Community Engagement Program by again partnering with the Lange-Fuhs Cancer Center of Memorial Hospital during the month of October. The purpose of the project is to aid support services and programs for cancer patients. Some of these services and programs that are provided by the Lange-Fuhs Cancer…

Boone Township Consolidated School Reunion set for this weekend

Students from the Boone Township Consolidated Schools are welcome to attend a reunion this Sunday, Oct. 10 at 1 p.m. The reunion will be held at Ireland Sportsman Club, 4758 N 550 W, Jasper, (five miles northwest of Ireland on County Road 550 W). Carry in dinner with a short, informative, fun program and tons…

Dubois County Museum hosting Spooky Streets at the museum

Dubois County Museum hosting Spooky Streets at the museum

The Dubois County Museum is again sponsoring their Halloween program, Spooky Streets, on Thursday night, October 21, beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the museum. The museum invites all ghosts and goblins to come prowl the dim, dark streets of Main Street at the museum, seeking to avoid store owners as they guard their shops. Come…

Regional Women’s Conference still has tickets available

Indiana Regional Women’s Conference is set to take place on October 15, 2021. Register here https://warrickcountyincoc.wliinc27.com/events/Regional-Women-s-Conference-49163/details Scheduled Speakers include:      Keynote Speaker – Pat Koch, Santa Claus Village & Museum / Santa Claus Town Matriarch      Panel Discussion Speakers      Ann Knies – Owner, Chocolate Bliss       Cindy Gaskins,  Co-Founder of Sisson Steel, Pike County Community Foundation…