11th Drug Take Back Day Successful; Jasper Post Collects The Most (AUDIO)

Indianapolis (Local Sources) – This past weekend, Indiana State Police once again partnered with the United States Drug Enforcement Agency by participating in the 11th National Drug Take Back Day. The Indiana State Police district posts accounted for 14 of the 56 locations and contributed nearly 1,400 pounds to the statewide collection results. The top collecting post was Jasper’s. Jasper […]

BMV Has Extended Hours For Election Day

Jasper (NNDC/WEHT) – All Indiana residents will need a photo ID to cast their ballots Tuesday, but if you don’t have one don’t panic. The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles is extending hours at all 132 branches on election day to help those who need an ID. All branches, including Jasper, have been opened since 6:00 this morning; the same time the […]

Ralph Dean Hilsmeyer, 90, Holland

Ralph Dean Hilsmeyer, 90, of Holland, died Monday (May 2) at Brookside Village in Jasper. He was born in Holland August 31, 1925, to John and Violet (Rauscher) Hilsmeyer. Ralph was employed at Holland Dairy for 45 years and retired as a branch manager. He was a U.S. Navy veteran and served in World War II. He was a member […]

Braunecker Gets NFL Opportunity; Signs Free Agent Deal With Bears

Ferdinand (NNDC) – After not being selected in the 2016 NFL Draft this weekend, former Forest Park All-State and Harvard All-America tight end Ben Braunecker will get his chance to play professional football. The Chicago Bears say Braunecker signed a free agent contract with the team Sunday night about two hours after the conclusion of the draft.  Braunecker watched the […]