May 18, 2016

High-end furniture attracts national attention

A piece of furniture made in Ferdinand was recently featured in the New York Times Style section and in the Washington Post.
May 18, 2016

National promotes Meunier to global operations VP

National Office Furniture, a unit of Kimball International, Inc., has announced that Greg Meunier has accepted the position of vice president of global operations.
May 17, 2016

Holland Commons groundbreaking set for June 5

HOLLAND — The Holland Events Committee has planned a groundbreaking ceremony for the Holland Commons, an Indiana Bicentennial Legacy Project in the center of town.
May 17, 2016

Jasper native recognized with Sagamore award

Gov. Mike Pence recently appointed Jasper native Therese Eutsler, PT, of Linden, a Sagamore of the Wabash on Monday, recognizing her commitment to make Indiana a better place to live and raise a family.
May 17, 2016

Kimball recognized as great workplace

For the second consecutive year, Kimball International Inc. has been certified as a great workplace by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work.
May 16, 2016

Students donate, but teachers pay the price

Students waived dollar bills in the air while they stood in line to buy pieces of duct tape to have their small part in sticking their principal to the wall. When the last strip was stuck, only Al Mihajlovits’s head remained uncovered.
May 16, 2016

For Dubois Strong, what’s the next step?

When Dubois Strong President Ed Cole took over the county’s economic development group in October 2014, it was on the heels of a rethink. Cole said the organization, about a year earlier, decided to focus on workforce development, specifically increasing the amount of new workers in Dubois County. Tied with Hamilton County at 3.9 percent for the lowest unemployment rate in Indiana, Dubois County has more jobs than people and thus Dubois Strong’s main focus has been on filling jobs, though the organization has led other initiatives and released a housing study last summer that found a need for more attractive, affordable housing options.
May 16, 2016

Lifelong love of dogs leads to new Jasper business

A young entrepreneur is opening a new business in Jasper’s downtown sector, and she’s looking to bring a personal touch to a corner of the market she’s passionate about. Hannah Fuhs, 22, is in the final stages of preparing to open her new dog boarding and grooming business, Downtown Dog.