Darlene Hassfurther, 75, Ferdinand

Darlene Hassfurther, 75, of Ferdinand, died Thursday, January 30, at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville. She was born in Huntingburg November 18, 1944, to Alfred and LaVenia (Padgett) Schwartz. Darlene was a retired lab tech. She enjoyed feeding birds, landscaping, family gatherings, and grilling out in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, with family and friends. She is survived by one son, Keith Hassfurther, […]

Dubois County Museum announces New Director

(NNDC) – The Dubois County Museum announced and welcomed at the membership dinner at the museum.  The new director is Shirley J. Ray. Shirley J. Ray is a native of Knox County, Indiana. She earned her Bachelors of Arts degree in Humanities at the College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph, Minnesota and her Masters of Arts degree in Museum […]

SVB&T Corporation, Parent Company of Springs Valley Bank & Trust Company, Names Jeffrey P. Owens to the Board of Directors

(NNDC) – SVB&T Corporation, Parent Company of Springs Valley Bank & Trust Company, Names Jeffrey P. Owens to the Board of Directors I found Jeff to be an energetic, well-traveled, young business and family man from the first time we met. It didn’t take long for me to connect the dots and realize the value he would bring to any organization […]

Ireland Elementary students learn about Famous Hoosiers

(NNDC) – Mrs. Freeman’s 4th grade class at Ireland Elementary have been learning about Famous Hoosiers and today they shared what they learned in a special spotlight presentation.  Micheal Jackson, Red Skeleton, and Larry Bird where among some of the Famous Hoosiers that were reported on.  Each student also had to share something  about that Hoosier that not everyone knows.  […]

Mildred C. Van Winkle, 85, Ferdinand

Mildred C. Van Winkle, 85, of Ferdinand, died Wednesday, January 29, at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville. She was born in Siberia January 8, 1935, to Henry and Elizabeth (Moog) Ernst. She married Harold Van Winkle June 26, 1954, at St. Meinrad Archabby Church. She was a 1953 graduate of Bristow High School. She worked at Masterbrand, was a co-owner […]

Southern Indiana Boy Scouts and Leaders Receive District Level Awards (Click icon for video and pictures)

Southern Indiana (NNDC): The Boy Scout Lincoln Heritage District witch covers most of southern Indiana, met for their annual banquet and awarded scouts and leaders throughout the district. It is not only important to support to our youth by teaching and mentoring them, but by molding them into the leaders of tomorrow. As to the adults, it is only fit […]

Local Road Closed Due to Crash Police seek Public’s Help

Jasper (NNDC):   The Dubois County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help investigating a two-vehicle crash with injury, occurring Wednesday afternoon just North of Jasper. Investigators want to identify the driver of a vehicle that stopped along the southbound lane of US 231 near the intersection and left southbound following the crash. It is described as the following: […]

Local School to Close Temporary Due to Illness

PCSC Schools (NNDC): PCSC schools will be closed on Thursday, January 30th due to the high rate of absenteeism because of illness. All assignments will be sent home or posted by 9:00 Thursday morning. Thursday will be an e-Learning day and official makeup,  Again, Friday, January 31st will still be a Flex Day. Assignments will be sent home or posted online. […]

Richard P. “Rich” Meyer, 84, Jasper

Richard P. “Rich” Meyer, 84, of Jasper, died Tuesday, January 28, at Legacy Living in Jasper. He was born in Dubois County April 2, 1935, to Hilbert and Della (Bair) Meyer. He married Shirley T. Frick April 25, 1957, at Salem United Church of Christ in Huntingburg. She died February 16, 2018. Rich’s father died when Rich was very young […]

Elaine “Lani” Cook, Jasper

Elaine “Lani” Cook, 73, of Jasper, died Tuesday at the Northwood Retirement Community in Jasper. She was born in Huntingburg June 7, 1946, to Joseph and Doris (Koehler) Goodness. She married Robert “Bob” Cook December 19, 1970, at United Methodist Church in Huntingburg. Lani was a 1964 graduate of Jasper High School, where she played flute in the band. She […]