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Annual 9/11 Remembrance Walk Sunday

Team Red White and Blue is expecting more than 150 walkers to make the 11-mile remembrance walk from Huntingburg’s Veterans Memorial to Jasper this Sunday. The group is commemorating the 17th anniversary of the attacks that took the lives of 2,977 people when terrorists flew passenger planes into the World Trade Center towers and the […]

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Sheriff’s Department investigating train vs. car crash near Duff

The Dubois County Sheriff’s Department responded to a train crash involving a passenger car Wednesday near Duff. The crash occurred at the railroad crossing on South 600W near the intersection with West 400S. Deputies did not release any information about the incident other than that one person was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. […]

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28th Annual Birdseye Picnic this weekend

The 28th Annual Birdseye Picnic to support the town’s fire department and park is this Friday and Saturday. The picnic is the main fundraiser for both departments. Festivities will take place at the park located at 41 East SR 64 and at various sites in town. This year also marks the Birdseye Volunteer Fire Department’s 50th […]

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2018 Strassenfest buttons, booklets and mugs now available

2018 Jasper Strassenfest program booklets and other memorabilia items are now available at the Jasper Chamber of Commerce The official souvenir collectible mugs and buttons for the 40th annual Jasper Strassenfest are now available for purchase. These beautiful steins commemorating the 40th annual celebration of the Jasper Strassenfest bear the 2018 theme of “40 Years […]

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Kenneth C. "Kenny" Kane, 82, of Huntingburg

Kenneth C. “Kenny” Kane, 82, Huntingburg

Kenneth C. “Kenny” Kane, 82, of Huntingburg, passed away at 3:15 p.m. on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at home. Kenny was born in Jasper on January 10, 1936, to Arthur and Anita (Frank) Kane. He married Elizabeth “Betty” (Parker) on September 12, 1958, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Jasper. She preceded him in death […]

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Virginia “Ginny” Stemle, 81, Celestine

Virginia “Ginny” Stemle, 81, of Celestine, passed away at 10:05 a.m. on Saturday, June 9, 2018, at The Timbers of Jasper. Virginia was born in Celestine, Indiana on October 24, 1936, to Otto and Esther (Schultz) Stemle. She was a member of St. Isadore Parish – St. Celestine Campus. She enjoyed reading and spending time with […]

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Dennis C. Freyberger, 65, of Dubois

Dennis C. Freyberger, 65, Dubois

Dennis C. Freyberger, 65, of Dubois, passed away at 11:45 p.m. Friday, January 5, 2018, at his home. He was born in Evansville, Indiana on August 30, 1952, to Amos W. and Ardella Lydia (Nussmeyer) Freyberger. He married Melanie Meyer June 1, 1974 in St. John’s Lutheran Church in Boone Township. Dennis was a graduate of […]

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