Vincennes University suspends in-person classes for remainder of fall semester

(NNDC) Vincennes University President Dr. Chuck Johnson announced the University is ending in-person classes earlier than previously scheduled at both the Vincennes and Jasper campuses due to rising COVID-19 positivity rates and accelerating growth in cases in Indiana and the country. The final day of face-to-face instruction for the fall semester is Friday, Nov. 20, […]

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Hoosier History Highlights

November 8 – November 14The Week in Indiana History 1888     Charles Edward Henry began production at the Opalescent Glass Works in Kokomo.  It was one of many glass operations which resulted from the “Gas Boom” in Indiana in the late 19th century.  Early clients included Louis Comfort Tiffany.  Still in business, the company is […]

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Jasper Greater Consolidated Schools grades 8-12 shifting to virtual learning because a up tick in Covid 19 cases

Dear Student/Parent/Guardian,Please accept my apology for this late communication regarding our school operations changes beginning Wednesday, November 11. A staff email was shared out to the community prior to our completion of this communication and a translated version being completed for students, parents and guardians. It was not my intent for everyone to hear this […]

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Jason Nord promoted to Vice President of People Services at Jasper Engines

(NNDC) Jasper Engines & Transmissions Chairman/CEO Doug Bawel announced the appointment of Jason Nord as Vice-President of People Services, along with serving on the company’s Executive Committee. Jason has been with JASPER for 23 years, serving Human Resources (People Services) in various capacities. He received his Senior Professional Human Resources (SPHR) certification in 2007, and […]

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Police stepping up seat belt enforcement in November

(NNDC) The Jasper Police Department will be increasing seat belt enforcement patrols now through the end of November as part of the national Click It or Ticket mobilization. The department will be joined by more than 250 law enforcement agencies around the state that will be working overtime to reduce motor vehicle deaths and injuries […]

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Joe Biden declared winner after receiving 284 Electoral Votes

(NNDC) Joe Biden has been declared the winner of the 2020 Presidential Election after receiving 284 Electoral votes and according to several political and statistical experts Trump cannot win with any kind of recount.  Now Trump and his team have to work with Biden and his team for a smooth transition of power.   But more […]

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Dubois Strong to hold 5th Annual Southwest Indiana Agriculture Economic Summit

(NNDC) Southwest Indiana Agriculture Economic Summit November 13, 2020 9:00am – 11:15am EST This event will be virtual via Zoom Webinar, click the link below to register.  9:00    Ed Cole – President, Dubois Strong  9:05    Sam Schwoeppe – Owner/Farmer, Schwoeppe Dairy Farm 9:30    Phil Seger – Vice President of Live Turkey Operations, Farbest Farms Inc.  9:55    Break – Host and presenters […]

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Denny Spinner to Resign as Mayor of Huntingburg

(NNDC) Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch today announced Denny Spinner has been appointed to serve as the executive director of the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA). Spinner has been the mayor of Huntingburg since 2012. “Denny brings a wide variety of experience to the state level,” Crouch said. “He has helped lead downtown […]

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Congratulations to the Southridge Raiders Now 12 – 0 3A Sectional Champions Winning 35 -7 over the Salem Lions Click on Video to Watch the Game

(NNDC) Click on Video for Championship Game.  Congratulations to the Southridge Raiders Now 12 – 0 2A Sectional Champions Winning 35 -7 over the Salem Lions.  Southridge did what they do best rack up yards and touchdowns as they amass 376 total offense over Salem enjoy the game just click on the video.   Up […]

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Presidential Race Too Close to Call – Nail Biter – Whatever you want to call it – it’s close

(NNDC) Morning update on the Presidential Race – Biden                           253               Electoral Votes     Trump                        213                 Electoral Votes   […]

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