Students in the motorsports club design and build the cars, which look similar to the open-wheel cars raced in the Indianapolis 500, according to specifications from the competitions. Often, they end up pulling parts off four-wheelers, dirt bikes or whatever they have lying around, creating a hodgepodge that somehow looks like a car and runs the way they want.
Dubois Strong, in collaboration with the City of Jasper, will host an economic development roundtable Tuesday, May 17, at the Vincennes University Jasper Campus Center for Technology, Innovation and Manufacturing.
Your name or your business’ name could be featured in the Astra Theatre.
Next Act, Inc., a nonprofit that’s working to rehabilitate and renovate the Astra in downtown Jasper, has announced six opportunities for naming rights at the historic theatre. The six areas eligible for naming are: the billboard area of the marquee (not altering the iconic neon in any way whatsoever); the ticket/box office; the balcony, the new sound and light booth; the new concessions area; and the coat room.
From Local Sources
Today’s chat with Dubois County Council President Greg Kendall, in his 32nd year with the council, ranges from his thoughts on the future of the county to whether he’ll seek re-election.