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How to Press Flowers

Be sure to allow the flowers to dry up until there is no moisture left. Arrange the flowers between two sheets of wax paper. Make sure that no edges of flower petals overlap each other and will not overlap while they are being pressed. Choose a large hardcover book. Place the flowers in the wax MORE >

How to Freeze Watermelon

Cut the rind off the watermelon and remove as many seeds as you can. Cut the watermelon into slices. Remove seeds while you are cutting the watermelon up. Place the watermelon onto a baking sheet and put it into the freezer until the watermelon freezes. This helps to harden the watermelon before placing into the MORE >

Hispanic Cultural Festival

The first ever Hispanic Cultural Festival in Huntingburg will be on September 13 and September 14.  Huntingburg Mayor Denny Spinner will open the festival during the Opening Ceremony on Friday, September 13 at 6:00 p.m. A list of events during the festival is as follows: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 6 – 7 p.m. – Opening Ceremony MORE >

2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s

The 2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s is going to take place on Saturday, September 14th at the Jasper Riverwalk. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. and the walk begins at 10:00 a.m. At approximately 9:40 a.m., there will be an official welcome and Promise Garden Ceremony. The 2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s is a one mile MORE >

Patoka Lake Cleanup Day

The annual Patoka Lake Cleanup Day will be on Saturday, September 7th. Sign in begins at the ramps at 8:30 a.m. Trash pick up will be from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. with a free Fish Fry for all volunteers from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. You can help remove trash and debris from the MORE >

Butterscotch Buns

½ cup chopped nuts 2 packages of canned biscuits ¼ cup melted margarine or butter ½ cup sugar 1 tsp. cinnamon 1 package butterscotch morsels 1/3 cup evaporated milk Mix the cinnamon and sugar together. Place the nuts into a greased pan. Dip the biscuits into the melted margarine or butter. Then dip the biscuits MORE >

Salted Peanut Chews

Base: 1 package yellow cake mix 1/3 cup softened margarine or butter 1 egg 3 cups miniature marshmallows Topping: 2/3 cup corn syrup 2 tsp. vanilla ¼ cup margarine or butter 12 oz. package peanut butter chips 2 cups Rice Krispies cereal 2 cups salted peanuts Heat oven to 350ºF. In a large bowl, combine MORE >

Double Chocolate Crumble Bars

½ cup butter or margarine ¾ cup sugar 2 eggs 1 tsp. vanilla ¾ cup flour ½ cup chopped nuts (pecans or whatever your preference is) 2 Tbsp. unsweetened cocoa powder ¼ tsp. baking powder 2 cups tiny marshmallows 1 (6-0z) package semi-sweet chocolate chips 1 cup peanut butter 1½ cups Rice Krispies ¼ tsp. MORE >

Apple Butter Drop Cookies

½ cup sugar 1 cup apple butter ½ cup milk ½ tsp. salt ½ tsp. vanilla ½ cup shortening 1 tsp. soda 2¼ cup flour 1 tsp baking powder ½ cup nuts Cream together sugar and shortening. Add the apple butter and soda. Next, add the flour, salt, and baking powder alternately with the milk. MORE >

Dubois County Humane Society’s Pet of the Week (8/11 – 8/17)

The Dubois County Humane Society’s Pet of the Week is Snickerdoodle! Snickerdoodle is a small male Poodle/Schnauzer mix this is all white. He is calm and he is currently waiting for his forever home. You can see him at the Dubois County Humane Society. The Dubois County Humane Society’s adoption hours are Wednesdays from 4:30 MORE >