Jasper Engines & Transmissions announces 2022 Scholarship winners

Jasper Engines and Transmissions announced the recipients of the company’s annual scholarship awards. Scholarship applicants are dependent children of full-time JASPER Associate-Owners.  $10,000 will be awarded to the recipients listed below.  In addition, $12,500 will be awarded to 2021 recipients who meet the eligibility requirements for a 2nd-year scholarship. That’s a grand total of $22,500. …

Dr. Richardson named 2022 Southwest Indiana Outstanding Preceptor

Southwest Indiana AHEC’s 2022 Outstanding Preceptor Award is presented to Dr. Jennifer Richardson, of JLR Family Practice in Jasper, Indiana. Richardson has been precepting Indiana University medical students during their third-year family medicine clerkships since 2016, and she typically precepts four to six students each academic year, according to Krista Kercher, Clinical Coordinator for Southwest…

Ferdinand Heimatfest this weekend

The Ferdinand Heimatfest opens this Friday evening at 5 p.m. with food trucks, a beer garden and a family fun zone. Sponsored by MasterBrand Cabinets, the Heimatfest kicks off the summer festival season. Entertainment this year includes Cody Ikerd & the Sidewinders with Special Guest Rye Davis Friday evening and Saturday, Five Under will take…

A new kidney for Carol

Carol Persohn needs a kidney transplant. The 69-year-old Dubois resident only recently began talking about her plight publicly. She reluctantly put a Facebook post up about her medical need this spring in hopes that someone may be moved to help. “I really struggled going public,” she explained. “I dreaded putting it on Facebook, but I…

Hosparus Health of Southern Indiana seeking volunteers

Hosparus Health of Southern Indiana needs volunteers in Clark, Crawford, Daviess, Dubois, Floyd, Harrison, Jefferson, Martin, Orange, Perry, Pike, Scott, Spencer and Washington counties and will host a free training on Wednesday July 13, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at its New Albany location, 502 Hausfeldt Lane.   Hosparus Health provides compassionate care, comfort and support to seriously ill…

Trinity United Church planning special service for Rev. Jane Hillman’s retirement

Trinity United Church of Christ announced that Rev. Jane Hillman will be retiring after almost 40 years of ordained ministry. To celebrate Pastor Jane, Trinity Church is inviting the community to a special worship service on Sunday, June 26, 2022, at 10:15 a.m. A catered meal will be served in the Parish Hall immediately following…

MasterBrand Cabinets announces 2022-23 scholarship recipients

MasterBrand Cabinets, Inc. announced the scholarship recipients for the 2022-2023 academic year.  The scholarship program is open to all dependents of MBCI associates in the US and Canada who are graduating high school. Each recipient is awarded a $1,000 scholarship, which is renewable up to three additional years. The recipients were selected by an independent third…

Grand Ole Opry veteran Daryl Mosley comes to Huntingburg

The community is invited to attend a concert by singer, songwriter, and storyteller Daryl Mosley on Sunday, June 19 at 10:00 a.m. at Salem United Church of Christ, 202 E. 4th Street, Huntingburg, IN. From countless appearances on “The Grand Ole Opry” to classic shows at the famous Bluebird Cafe to a touring schedule of…