Ivy Tech Community College annual Benefactor Awards

Evansville, IN –Dr. Thomas and Nelda Hickey, long time Ivy Tech Community College Evansville Campus supporters, were one of 15 winners of the Ivy Tech Foundation’s ninth annual Benefactor Awards. The honor was presented Thursday, Sept. 26, at the French Lick Hotel. During this event, the Foundation honored individuals, corporations and foundations from Indiana who have considerably impacted Ivy Tech […]

Happy Halloween Weekend results in a $74,000 donation for CASA chapters in Dubois, Perry, and Spencer Counties

SANTA CLAUS, IND.—–Holiday World kicked off Happy Halloween Weekends in a way that would make even a goblin grin. After technical difficulties threatened to interfere with normal operations, Holiday World Staff knew closing wasn’t the only response. Holiday World chose to open with limited operations with a $10 gate admission to be donated to local charities. Over $74,000 were generated from gate admission, all of which will be shared […]

Burn Ban for Dubois County Issued

(NNDC) The Dubois County Commissioner’s and the Dubois County Fire Chiefs have issued a burn ban for Dubois County effective immediately and will stay in effect until further notice. Due to the prolonged period of drought that we are experiencing and lack of rainfall there is an extreme fire hazard within Dubois County. The following are prohibited in Dubois County: […]

Charles Ronald Donaldson, 71, Huntingburg

Charles Ronald Donaldson, 71, of Huntingburg, died Thursday, September 26, at Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center in Jasper. He was born in Chicago April 18, 1948, to Charles Henry and Elizabeth Cecelia (Hackett) Donaldson. He married Donlita Ralston February 6, 1970, in Oaklawn, Illinois. Charles was a U.S. Army veteran and served in Thailand. He was a truck driver for […]

Irene R. Wendholt, 89, Ferdinand

Irene R. Wendholt, 89, of Ferdinand, died Tuesday, September 24, at Scenic Hills Care Center in Ferdinand. She was born in St. Meinrad February 7, 1930, to Oscar and Maria Matilda (Werne) Vaal. She married Robert L. Wendholt October 14, 1950, at St. Meinrad Archabbey Church. He died June 11, 1996. Irene was a member of Christ the King Parish, […]

Alice G. Betz, 94, Schnellville

Alice G. Betz, 94, of Schnellville, died Saturday, September 28, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born in Duff June 9, 1925, to Anthony and Agnes (Mehringer) Hopf. She married Leo F. Betz May 11, 1948, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg. He died March 30, 2008. Alice was a homemaker and a member […]

Scouts Popcorn Sales Official Kick Off!

(NNDC) – Scouts offically kick off the Popcorn Selling Season this weekend, so you will see plenty of scouts out and about selling Trails end popcorn.  Scouts will be set up at local businesses and also making door to door sales and this is only the beginning.  More than 75% of all popcorn sales goes right back to the scouts […]

Jasper and Southridge Roll on the Grid Iron

Dubois County (NNDC):  Jasper, Southridge and Forest Park were in action on the football field Friday with the Raiders looking to remain unbeaten. Football Jasper 56 – Princeton 7 Southridge 41 – Tell City 13 North Posey 24 – Forest Park 11 In Jasper, the Wildcats hosted the struggling Princeton Tigers on Friday night.   This contest was all Jasper […]