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Will Read and Sing for Food Show #111: Girl Power

Will Read and Sing for Food’s 116th show benefiting Girls on the Run Serving Dubois County is this Thursday at Klubhaus 61 in Jasper at 7 p.m. The show consists of guest writers, artists and musicians joining founder Scott Saalman on stage showcasing their work and playing some great live music. Show #116 will feature the Troubadours of […]

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Kimball Electronics employees donate to hurricane relief

Kimball Electronics employees in the U.S. donated $4,000 to the American Red Cross to aid in Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. As announced earlier this month, Kimball Electronics committed to matching the donations, putting the grand total raised for the relief efforts at $8,000. Let’s continue to keep those affected by this devastating storm (as well […]

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Golf for a good cause!

Habitat for Humanity of Dubois County will hold its second annual golf scramble on Sunday, October 8 at 1:30 p.m. at Sultan’s Run Golf Course in Jasper. Check-in begins at noon with a 1:30 tee time. Entrance fees are $75 per player or $300 per team of four. Guests are welcome and individuals will be paired with other players. Prizes will […]

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VUJC offers writing/marketing class

VU Jasper will offer in October short noncredit workshop to improve communication and customer service skills. Write Better and Market Smarter will be held Wednesday, Oct. 4, from 9:00 a.m. to noon. Fee is $99. Students will learn seven simple ways to improve writing and sharpen skills for emails, proposals and other forms of written communication. Also learn […]

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VUJC offering Qualified Medication Aide class

Vincennes University Jasper will offer a new Qualified Medication Aide (QMA) training program for Fall 2017. A qualified medication aide is a certified nurse aide (CNA) who has completed additional training, annual in-service training, and demonstrated competency while dispensing and passing medications and or applying/administrating treatments under the direct supervision of a registered nurse or a licensed practical […]

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Spencer County man found dead at crash scene

Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating the death of a Spencer County Man who was found dead at the scene of an off-road vehicle (ORV) crash Sunday evening. Jerome Meunier, 60, of Evanston, was ejected from the Honda SXS side-by-side type ORV he was operating after it left the roadway and flipped over. He was found […]

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Birdseye Dairy Barn recognized as ‘Best of Indiana’

Electric Consumer, the monthly publication of Indiana’s electric cooperatives, is recognizing businesses and attractions throughout the state its “Best of Indiana” contest. The magazine’s sixth readers’ choice contest in 15 years allowed readers to vote in eight categories. Contest categories included Indiana’s best burger, campground, winery and ice cream. In the latter category, Dubois County’s […]

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Credit card skimmer found in Loogootee; how to protect yourself

Two credit card skimmers were found at a Loogootee business Thursday so Indiana State Police passed along some information to the public on how they can protect themselves. In the most recent skimming incident, an employee at the Chuckles Gas Station on Broadway Street in Loogootee contacted police about two skimming devices that had been found on gas […]

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Sweet Heaven Confections supplied the tables with cupcakes featuring a bookworm.

Huntingburg Chamber honors community members and businesses creating the next generation of leadership

About 180 people left the Huntingburg Event Center after lunch Thursday with a chicken-themed song playing through their heads. Moments before most had been standing and singing while making like a chicken with flappy arms and shaking booties as storyteller Mary Jo Huff led them through the end of her presentation at the 2017 Huntingburg Chamber […]

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Ferdinand Folk Festival this Saturday

The 8th annual Ferdinand Folk Festival, a family and earth-friendly event featuring live music, art, and environmental education, is scheduled Saturday at 18th Street Park in Ferdinand. Live music is scheduled from 11:15 a.m. through 9 p.m., booths open from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., children’s programs from noon-3 p.m., and tent talks from 1-4 […]

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