Big Brother Drug Interdiction Operation Accused Sentenced

Illegal drug tradeJoseph W Christmon (42) was sentenced on charges of Big Brother drug interdiction operation by the Dubois County Superior Court. He pleaded guilty of dealing with Cocaine. As per the plea agreement, he will remain at the Indiana Department of Corrections for 16 years and the Sheriff’s Department Community Strike Fund will collect $240 from Christmon. During this time, three cases have remained unsolved while 13 Operation Big Brother cases were solved. This includes 129 years of the sentencing of approximately jail time of 105 years. Christmon was sentenced on July 27, 2015.

Meanwhile, the Prosecutor’s office in the Dubois County claimed it will start its third operation and will get active in pursuing the drug dealers in the County. Earlier on June 4, law enforcement officers started serving warrants on drug dealing offenses stemming from Operation Double Trouble. On 24 June around 7 arrest warrants was served on Round 2 operations. The Big Brother Operation was spanned over 11 months, and it was connected with cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine and other controlled and similar substances. The arrests were made jointly by the Dubois County Sheriff Department, Huntingburg Police Department, Jasper Police Department, Indiana Conservation Officers, Ferdinand Police Department and Indiana State Parole Office.

During the operation one person who held a warrant died but it was not during the raid, it was informed by Sermersheim and Crouse. In total 16 persons were arrested in connection with drug and other charges. The arrested were in the age group between 22 and 67, most of whom are from Huntingburg.

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Occasions – A New Party Supply Store In Jasper

Party Supply Store

Occasions are all set to open in Jasper. Taylor Swift is all set for the opening. Marty and Margie Vaught will be inspiring visitors with their Chalk drawings. The new shop will have on display never before party suppliers. The store will open on October 31. This is the next in Margie’s entrepreneurial success after her invitation business named Just For You Designs. She has been into invitation business for six years now and has been operating from home. She is fondly known as invitation lady.

Coming back to Taylor Swift, Margie drove around the square when she got the inspiration. After Marty lost his job at the Kimball International after there was a split. They decided to look to improve their careers. The duo was having trouble with finding a job and it was then they decided to look for business opportunities. They invested in the present business that Margie was running from the home. The building that was formerly Southern Sweets Bakery caught their attention. This was enough to make their entrepreneurial leap. After seeing the activities at the band booth, they wanted to be at the Square.

When the radio echoed, “sometimes you have to take chances in your life”, she felt the chills. She found a children’s boutique, bridal boutique and decide this is the ideal location to start her invitation and party supplies store. The bakery now turned into an attractive party supply store. The store opened to a welcome atmosphere, and it is nothing like a regular party supply store.

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Memorial Hospital Features In The Patient Satisfaction List

Memorial Hospital Features In The Patient Satisfaction List

The good news is Memorial Hospital is listed among the top 10% in connection with patient satisfaction in all categories of medical, surgical and hospital care. Apart from this, the Memorial Hospital was also ranked in the top 10% for patient safety when it comes to general surgery and bladder removal. Memorial Hospital was recognized in the top 10% in gall bladder removal. The awards were presented by CareChex. It is a subsidy of Comparion. The company is a pioneer in medical quality rating and is aimed to assist hospitals and health care unit to improve the quality of inpatient care.

The CEO and President Dr. Thane Forthman said, The Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center has proved its worth to prove superior quality health care services to the community. The awards are given in recognition for the outstanding achievement both for the medical providers and the staff. He also congratulated the doctors and staff for being dedicated to delivering high-quality services to patients. The awards are given based on the response to Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). The ratings are based on nine surveys, and the ratings are set on the scale of 1 to 10.

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