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A funeral service for 71 year old Constance Beckman of Jasper will be held Thursday at 10 am at Holy Family Catholic Church with burial to follow in Fairview Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 until 8 pm Wednesday at the Becher Kluesner Downtown Chapel with a rosary prayer service at 1:45 pm. Visitation will MORE >
A funeral mass for 98 year old Sister Mary Charlotte Kavanaugh of the Sisters of St. Benedict in Ferdinand will be held Tuesday at 4:30 pm at the monastery church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Visitation is from 2 until 6:45 pm Monday with a wake service at 7 pm. Becher Funeral MORE >
A memorial service for 92 year old Leon Wellemeyer of Huntingburg will be held Tuesday at 2 pm at the Nass & Son Funeral Home with burial of his cremains to follow in Fairmount Cemetery. Friends may call from 11 am until service time Tuesday at the funeral home.
WITZ News was contacted Thursday by a local resident about a scam that impacted them. The listener reports that her grandmother received a call from a person claiming to be her cousin saying she was in trouble and needed money. They instructed the woman to put money on a Green Dot Money Pak Card. She MORE >
ISTEP test results for all schools were reviewed by the Southwest Dubois School Board at Thursday night’s meeting. The Schools within the system have shown big improvements in their results over the previous years. The board listened as staff members recounted the improvements in overall scores of over 90 percent in language arts and math at Huntingburg MORE >
Dubois County Sheriff Deputy Stuart Wilson reports that on Thursday at around 10:00 am, a deputy observed a male subject operating commit a series of traffic infractions. He made contact with 63 year old Leon O. Mehling of Jasper as he pulled into his driveway at his residence. A Jasper city police K-9 officer responded for MORE >
This is one of the biggest holiday weekends of the year and Labor Day is also considered the last holiday of the summer. Jasper city hall, street department and all utility administrative offices are closed Monday. Street department and resource recovery site will also be closed on Saturday. Trash and regular recycling normally collected on MORE >
Vincennes University will soon break ground to build a new $4.35 million student center on the Vincennes campus. Bids for the project were approved Wednesday by the VU Board of Trustees at a meeting at the VU Jasper Campus. VU President Dick Helton said, “We are excited about this opportunity to build this new student union. MORE >
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Facilities projects during the summer months mean improvements for local schools when teachers, administrators and students return for the fall session. No better place can you find a good example of that than Tenth Street School in Jasper. The school underwent major renovations over the summer months. The one item that really sparkles is the MORE >