26th Annual Eagle Watch on Jan 5th at Patoka Lake

WHAT: 26th Annual Eagle Watch Special Event WHEN: Saturday, January 5th from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. E.S.T. WHERE: Patoka Lake Visitor Center WHO: Everyone welcome! Pre-registration required. HOW: Experience the world of eagles in Indiana with indoor & outdoor programs at Patoka Lake Visitor Center on Saturday, January 5th from 11 a.m. – 3…

Light Up a Life Christmas Tree to support Memorial Hospital care program

Jasper—Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center’s Family Palliative Care is offering everyone an opportunity to “Light Up a Life” and decorate a community Christmas tree with special ornaments in memory/honor/celebration of loved ones. The Christmas tree is on display at Hometown IGA at The Crossing until New Year’s Day. For a $5 donation, a dove…

Huntingburg Hunter joining the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame

Huntingburg — Alan Nass was announced as an inductee into the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame as part of the class of 2013. Nass was an Indiana All-Star and led the Huntingburg Happy Hunters to a 40-9 record his junior and senior seasons before he went on to play for Georgia Tech. He started three seasons…

Giving Tuesday; A message from the Dubois County Community Foundation

Dubois County — We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals with Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Now, the Community Foundation is joining the national movement to help create GivingTuesday™, the giving season’s opening day. On Tuesday November 27, 2012 charities, families, businesses and individuals are coming together to transform the…

Saint Meinrad monk honored with three awards

Fr. Cyprian Davis, OSB, a monk of Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, has been named the recipient of three honors. The National Black Catholic Congress (NBCC) gave its Lifetime Achievement Servant of Christ Award to Fr. Cyprian on July 21, during its conference in Indianapolis. Also receiving the award were Beverly A. Carroll of…

Help bestow the title of #1 IU fan on this Jasper-native

Congratulations to Josh Vollmer for winning the Ultimate Hoosier Fan contest. Personally, I’ve always felt that before you can have one of those license plates that says “#1 Fan” of anything, you need to have won some sort of contest. Otherwise, are you really the #1 fan? Imagine two fans standing on a narrow plank…

Young photojournalist from Jasper Middle School needing some help

Jack Greener is twelve and knows he wants to be a photojournalist. He says he loves photojournalism “because you never know what is going to happen and you are there to capture the moment.” Jack is busy building a portfolio and he works on Jasper Middle School’s Yearbook. His work has appeared on this site…