Chiropractic Association names Lindauer Legislator of the Year

The Indiana State Chiropractic Association recently named State Rep. Shane Lindauer (R-Jasper) Legislator of the Year for helping more Hoosiers access chiropractic and medical services. “Rep. Shane Lindauer has been a strong leader on health care issues and specifically the telehealth legislation this past year,” said Jessaca Turner Stults, executive director for the ISCA. “He…

Halloween House & Yard decoration contest announced

Jasper Community Arts and The Jasper Public Library are sponsoring a Halloween Decorating Contest for residents of Jasper.  The contest is open to all residents of Jasper who are invited to take this opportunity to show off their Halloween spirit. The categories for this year’s contest are Best Theme; The Scariest; Most Creative; and Most…

Five Saint Meinrad monks celebrate 60-year jubilees

Five Benedictine monks at Saint Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN, are observing 60th anniversaries during 2021. Fr. John McMullen, Br. Dominic Warnecke, Fr. Warren Heitz and Br. Mario Ibison reached their 60th anniversaries of monastic profession. Fr. Meinrad Brune marks his 60th anniversary of priesthood ordination. Fr. John is a native of Vincennes, IN. He became…

Astra Theatre featuring ‘Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark’

Raid the Astra for $2 on Friday, October 8 while watching Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark at the historic Astra Theatre. The original Indiana Jones is swinging onto the screen at the historic Astra Theatre on Friday, October 8. The collaboration of George Lucas and Steven Spielberg in the 1981 film…

Bartelt to speak about Lincoln at upcoming Historical Society meeting

Bill Bartelt will speak on “Abe’s Youth: Setting the Record Straight” at the meeting of the Dubois County Historical Society at 6:30 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, October 28, 2021. The meeting will be held at the Dubois County Museum, 2704 N. Newton St., Jasper, Indiana. A buffet dinner will be served followed by a business meeting,…

Book Nook October hours

The  Book Nook, a used book store operated by the friends of the Jasper Public Library, will be open every Saturday in October from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Items are priced as marked and include books, media, puzzles and more.   Proceeds of sales benefit library programs for children and adults. We are located…

Welcome Newcomers Event to take place in Ferdinand

Visit Dubois County along with Traditional Arts Today is offering an event for Newcomers to the area planned for Thursday, October 7, 2021. This special event is designed to assist new residents to meet one another, form connections, and become better acquainted with this community. Our purpose is to provide a supportive environment and networking…

Red Letter Quartet in concert at First Baptist Church

First Baptist Church of Jasper will be hosting the “Red Letter Quartet” in concert on Sunday, September 26, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church. The church is located at 3556 N. Portersville Road. A love offering will be received and there will be a dessert fellowship following the concert. Everyone is invited…

Habitat for Humanity of Dubois County kicks off ‘Building Homes, Building Community’ campaign

Habitat for Humanity of Dubois County (HFHDC) will be kicking off its nineteenth home and “Building Homes, Building Community” campaign on September 25 at 3:00 PM at Market Street Park in Huntingburg. This free and public event will feature guest speakers and staff discussing the importance of shelter in our county and how Habitat is meeting…