Road Work in Holy Family Area

Jasper (NNDC): The Jasper Gas & Water Department has shut down through traffic on Justin Street from Third Avenue to Hopf Avenue until early next week for utility work. Traffic can be diverted on Schroeder Avenue and Maurice Street. Hopf Avenue will be opened as normal.

Herbsfest Queen Crowned Herbstfest Starts Thursday at the park and League Stadium

(NNDC) Karly Barnett was crowned 2021 Miss Huntingburg Herbstfest on Sunday night. She is the 18-year-old daughter of Darrin and Shari Barnett of Huntingburg and is a senior at Southridge High School. She plans to attend IUPUI to major in pre-dentistry and hopes to become an orthodontist. The 1st Runner-up  Jenna Kendall. She is the 17-year-old daughter of Scott and […]

Theodore C. “Ted” McAninch, 71, Jasper

Theodore C. “Ted” McAninch, 71, of Jasper, died Monday, September 20, at St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper. He was born in Indianapolis September 24, 1949, to Theodore Conrad Jr. and Phyllis Ann (Wilson) McAninch. He married Jane Denny July 9, 1977, in Loogootee. Ted was a graduate of Decatur High School in Indianapolis and a U.S. Marine Corps veteran. He […]

Ralph W. “Bud” Crouse, 80, Haysville

Ralph W. “Bud” Crouse, 80, of Haysville, died Sunday, September 19, at University of Louisville Hospital. He was born in Martin County June 16, 1941, to Walter and Gladys (Street) Crouse. He married Gladys Dorsam July 1, 1961, at Christ Lutheran Church in Haysville. Bud was a truck driver and heavy equipment operator for several years. He was a member […]

Thomas Alan Blume, 78, Huntingburg

Thomas Alan Blume, 78, of Huntingburg, died Saturday, September 18, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. He was born in Huntingburg October 8, 1942, to Matthew and Doretha (Blessinger) Blume. He married Elizabeth “Libby” Fulkerson May 18, 1963, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg. Thomas was a member of St. Mary’s Church in Huntingburg and worked […]

Betty A. Schultz, 87, Birdseye

Betty A. Schultz, 87, of Birdseye, died Saturday, September 18, at her home. She was born in Wickliffe October 7, 1933, to Guy and Ruth (Grant) Kendall. She married Harold M. Schultz June 23, 1951, in English. He died March 18, 1995. Betty worked for over 35 years at St. Joseph and Memorial Hospitals. She loved shopping, vacationing, cooking, and […]

Victor J. “Vic” Teder, 90, Jasper

Victor J. “Vic” Teder, 90, of Jasper, died Friday, September 17, at Brookside Village in Jasper. He was born on the family farm in Celestine February 5, 1931, to William R. and Rose F. (Prechtel) Teder. He had two marriages. His first was to Helen Bachman April 14, 1956. She died July 7, 1984. He married Nancy Schuch July 3, […]

Dennis A. Werne, 81, Ferdinand

Dennis A. Werne, 81, of Ferdinand, died Friday September 17, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh. He was born in St. Meinrad February 24, 1940, to Hubert and Mathilda (Becher) Werne. He married Janet S. Oser September 3, 1960, at St/ Ferdinand Catholic Church in Ferdinand. She died July 6, 2019. Dennis retired as an insurance agent after 30 years. […]

Notes Jokes & Quotes

  News Now Dubois County: With all the depressing things going on, News Now offers a little comic relief, interesting facts and inspirational quotes. Enjoy from News Now. Please comment if you like this periodic statement. Notes & Facts:  New Jersey is home to more scientists and engineers per square mile than anywhere else in the world.  Banana Island is […]