Lloyd “Keith” Abell, 70, Huntingburg

Lloyd “Keith” Abell, 70, of Huntingburg, died Sunday, June 6, at Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center in Jasper. He was born in Huntingburg June 27, 1950, to Lloyd and Norma (Hammond) Abell. He married Kristine E. Altmery. Keith owned and operated Superior Painting and Roofing and enjoyed gardening. He is survived by his wife, Kristy Abell; one sister, Pam Turner […]

Mary Ann Meyer, 86, Huntingburg

Mary Ann Meyer, 86, of Huntingburg, died Sunday, June 6, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born in Spencer County March 8, 1935, to Frank and Rose (Wissel) Bertke. She married Harold A. Meyer, Sr. April 30, 1955, at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Fulda. He died December 31, 2016. Mary Ann worked at St. […]

Eugene E. “Gene” Schmidt, 85, Jasper

Eugene E. “Gene” Schmidt, 85, of Jasper, died Saturday, June 5, at Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center in Jasper. He was born in Celestine April 28, 1936, to Harry H. and Margaret Schmidt.  He married Patsy Lue McCombs June 3, 1973. She died January 10, 2021. Gene worked for the City of Jasper Street Department. He loved to travel and […]

Dubois County Sheriff’s Office tallies [30] citations during seat belt enforcement operation

Dubois County (NNDC):   The [Dubois County Sheriff’s Office] issued [12] seat belt citations during its recent Click It or Ticket enforcement campaign, which coincided with Memorial Day and lasted for three weeks. According to the department, the high-visibility patrols were conducted to encourage drivers and passengers to buckle up in order to prevent injuries and save lives. During the […]

Early Morning Gun Accident Injures Local Man, One Arrested

Jasper (NNDC): Tuesday, just after 7:20 a.m., the Jasper Police Department received a call for assistance at 1715 Greene Street for a male with a gunshot wound to the leg. The early morning accidental discharge of a 9mm hand gun sent one Jasper man to the hospital and brought Criminal Recklessness charges to another.Responding officers determined that Bereket Cox, 21, […]

Marilyn Gutgsell-Vinson, 77, Loveland, Colorado

Marilyn Gutgsell-Vinson, 77, of Loveland, Colorado, died Wednesday, May 12, in Highlands Ranch, Colorado. She was born in Jasper September 25, 1943, to Alois and Mary Ann (Jerger) Haas. She married Joe Vinson in 2003. Marilyn was a 1961 graduate of Jasper High School. She moved to Loveland, Colorado in 1980. She enjoyed working with schoolteachers by helping them with […]


(NNDC) U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) approved registered apprenticeship programs are a proven strategy to recruit and develop a highly-skilled workforce.  Registered apprenticeships are an “earn and learn” training model that combines work-based learning with related classroom instruction using the highest industry standards. Grow Southwest Indiana Workforce Board, Inc. has partnered with Perry Central Commodore Manufacturing and Waupaca Foundry to […]

Angela Lynn Law, 64, Loogootee

Angela Lynn Law, 64, of Loogootee, died Friday, June 4, at her home. She was born in Huntingburg August 24, 1956, to Morris and Anna (Blessinger) Kemper. She married  Larry Ray Law June 28, 2003. He died October 26, 2010. Angela was a graduate of Lockyear College in Evansville and earned her nursing degree from Vincennes University Jasper Campus. She […]

Wayne G. Lytle, 92, Jasper

Wayne G. Lytle, 92, of Jasper, died Saturday, June 5, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. He was born in Osage, Iowa, April 23, 1929, to Dale and Francis (Hughes) Lytle. He married Wanda R. Martin December 21, 1951, in Corpus Christi, Texas.  She died May 6, 2016. Wayne was a U.S. Navy veteran, retiring in 1965 after […]