At least one local man likes this weather

(NNDC) When it comes to winter and snow storms in southern Indiana, Jim McFaul doesn’t get too concerned.  On Tuesday he got out his cross country skis and ventured down a county road and did some laps on his property located outside of St. Anthony, Indiana. “The conditions were almost perfect. Enough snow base and temperatures hovering near 20 degrees,” […]

Dubois County Chamber of Commerce Gets New Director

Dubois County (NNDC): The Dubois County Chamber of Commerce has hired Becky Hickman as its new executive director. In addition to Becky’s passion for Dubois County and its continued growth, she brings a tremendous amount of experience, leadership, and drive to the Dubois County Chamber of Commerce,” said board president Matt Krieg.  As our organization, as well as many other […]

Consumers Asked to Reduce Natural Gas Consumption

Local Area (NNDC): Officials in Jasper and Huntingburg are asking residents to reduce natural gas use, after being informed about a critical gas shortage. Officials say, extreme cold and near blizzard conditions in gas-producing states, had an instant impact on our natural gas production and supply.  To help ease demand, gas customers are asked to reduce gas consumption lowering your […]

Tai Chi with Certified Instructor and Black Belt Jim Birkle New DVD available you can do this at home

(NNDC) – Being stuck at home because of covid, now the weather, well here is something you can do to feel better – Mind, Body, and Soul – Tai Chi is an ancient form of martial arts focused on defense, flexibility, and general health benefits. It’s a great discipline for everyone, particularly seniors. With the current COVID-19 outbreak Tai Chi […]

Weather Update !!!! Winter Storm moving in extreme cold and wind chills all week

Weather Alert! .MAJOR WINTER STORM EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY… .A winter storm system will bring two waves of wintry precipitation to the region tonight through Tuesday. There could be significant accumulations of snow, sleet and possibly freezing rain. The heaviest precipitation is expected to occur Monday afternoon into Monday night. Total snowfall accumulation likely to range from 6-8 inches in […]

30 NASCAR Driver/Team Combinations Use JASPER® 4-Speed Transmissions in 2021

(NNDC) The JASPER 4-Speed Transmission is being used by 18 team/driver combinations for the 2021 NASCAR® Cup Series. It is also being used by 12 team/driver combinations for the 2021 NASCAR® Xfinity Series. The following NASCAR® Cup Series teams are using the JASPER 4-Speed Transmission in 2021: Stewart-Haas Racing, with drivers Kevin Harvick, Aric Almirola, Chase Briscoe, and Cole Custer. […]

Notes, Jokes, & Quotes

With all the negative in the world today we at News Now thought to produce this occasional article. It is intended to inject a fun way to escape life for a while.     Interesting Notes & Facts:  You can give yourself hallucinations using two ping pong balls and a radio.  On September 26, 2011, American musician Mikey Welsh posted […]

Snow, Ice, and Cold Temperatures on Tap for Next Week

Dubois County (NNDC): Road conditions are improving across our area today following several days of slick morning commutes. Many Dubois County schools were on a two-hour delay on Friday.  Others, like Northeast Dubois Schools closed for the day. Dubois, Spencer and Perry counties remain under a TRAVEL WATCH.  Main roads are fine in the county, but side some side roads […]