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A graveside service for 47 year old Rita Sue Moffatt of French Lick will be held Saturday at 1 pm at the Ames Chapel Cemetery, Paoli. Friends may call from 10 am until Noon Saturday at the T.L. Pinnick Mortuary.
From the Dubois County Free Press: Kyle Bennett has been named president and chief executive officer of Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center. The change in leadership took effect today. (April 1st). Bennett first began at Memorial Hospital in 1997 serving as vice president of finance. In January 2013 he was named executive vice president MORE >
During the Monday evening Dubois County Council meeting, the council approved $4,000 to upgrade radios to the 800 MHz system for the Dubois County 911 Communications Center and $7,000 for the Dubois County Sheriff’s Department. The state police departments and Jasper Police Department have already began using the 800 MHz system and the county cannot MORE >
A funeral service for 78 year old Richard Padgett, Sr., of Otwell will be held Saturday at 2 pm at Vincent Church in Winslow with burial to follow in New Liberty Cemetery. Visitation is from 4 until 8 pm Friday and again Saturday morning 8 am until service time, both at the Harris Funeral Home MORE >
A funeral service for 87 year old Edward Eugene Uppencamp of Stendal will be held Thursday at 2 pm at the Nass & Son Funeral Home with burial to follow in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery near Winslow. Friends may call from 2 until 8 pm on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Ferdinand Town Manager Chris James reports on a special meeting held by the Ferdinand Town Council last night on the issue of acquisition of land for phosphorus drying beds. James told WITZ News that they were looking at three different sites and that their preferred site fell through last night: James said the council decided MORE >
During Monday afternoon’s Dubois County Council Meeting, Council President Greg Kendall pushed back against a recent letter to the editor that took the council to task for not allocating enough money to the Highway Department to maintain county roads. Kendall could not be more adamant about truth of the matter, saying that in 2014 alone the Council MORE >
A funeral service for 81 year old Robert Ledbetter, formerly of Dale, will be held Saturday at 11 am at the Fuller Funeral Home in Dale with burial to follow at a later date at Lake Hill Memory Garden in Bethel Springs, Tennessee. Friends may call from 9 am until service time Saturday morning at MORE >
From the Dubois County Free Press and the Indiana Department of Natural Resources: Indiana Conservation Officers are continuing to search for and eliminate possible nest sights belonging to the bald eagle that was shot and died of its injuries last week. Search efforts have included the use of aircraft and drones to search nests in MORE >
Dubois County Commission President Randy Fleck delivered the State of The Commissioners address this morning, followed by Dubois County Council Vice-President Jerry Hunefeld. Council President Greg Kendall was not able to attend. Jasper Mayor Terry Seitz gave his annual State of the City Address. About 50 or so were in attendance on the VUJ campus MORE >