State Roads 64 &161 in Dubois County to Close for Chip Seal Work

DUBOIS COUNTY (Local Sources) – The Indiana Department of Transportation will close sections of State Roads 64 and 161 in successive weeks, depending upon weather and other uncertainties, to preserve and protect the pavement in and near Dubois County. State Road 64 INDOT maintenance crews will begin chip-sealing operations on just over 10 miles of State Road 64 in Dubois County beginning […]

State Park and State Forest Fees Change Wednesday

FERDINAND (NNDC) – Entrance and recreation fees at Indiana state parks and state forests will  change in 2015 in response to increasing operating costs. Entrance to most state parks and three state forest recreation areas will increase from $5 per in-state vehicle to $7. DNR officials, however, said visiting a state park or forest is still a great value and […]

Bernard L. Loechte, 92, Schnellville

Bernard L. Loechte, 92, of Schnellville, died Sunday (May 10) at his home. He was born in Schnellville February 1, 1923, to Joseph and Cornelia (Lueken) Loechte . He married Elfrieda Miller September 11, 1948, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Jasper. She died December 15, 2005. Bernie was a U.S. Army veteran, serving during WWII in the antiaircraft division. […]

Two Hurt; One Arrested In OWI Accident Near St. Marks

ST. MARKS — Two people suffered minor injuries when the pickup truck they were in crashed into embankment Friday night near St. Marks. The Dubois County Sheriff’s Department says the truck crashed into an embankment along East 400 South northeast of St. Marks just before 10pm. The two were among four people in the truck driven by 23-year old Joshua […]

Small But Mighty JHS Symphonic Band Back At ISSMA State Finals Today (VIDEO)

JASPER (NNDC) – The Jasper High School Symphonic Band is in Indianapolis today (Saturday) competing in the Indiana State School Music Association Concert Band state finals, again. The JHS Symphonic Band, a regular in the ISSMA state finals, qualified last weekend at Evansville Central High School. JHS is the consistently the smallest school that competes at the ISSMA finals; a […]