First Snowfall

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    Silas Warnsman of Jasper, 4, got a push from his father, Mark, while sledding at the Jasper Municipal Golf Course on Saturday. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Emma Stout of Jasper, 17, her sister Annie, 15, and brother Garrett, 12, hitched a ride uphill on a sled being pulled by Dylan Schmitt of Jasper, 17, while sledding at the Jasper Municipal Golf Course on Saturday. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Garrett Stout of Jasper, 12, cruised down the hill while sledding at the Jasper Municipal Golf Course on Saturday. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Oliva Maxey of Huntingburg, 17, left, Annie Stout of Jasper, 15, her sister Emma, 17, and Dylan Schmitt of Jasper, 17, all piled on a tube while sledding at the Jasper Municipal Golf Course on Saturday. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Harlan Warnsman of Jasper, 7, right, helped his younger brother Silas, 4, carry their sled uphill while sledding at the Jasper Municipal Golf Course on Saturday. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Nevaeh McGuire, 4, giggled as her mother, Brittany Doane, slipped and fell in the snow while towing her up a hill to go sledding in the backyard of their home in Jasper on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Nevaeh McGuire of Jasper, 4, formed a turtle out of snow in the backyard of her house as her mother, Brittany Doane, watched her on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Snow blanketed a field off of Grassland Hills Road in Jasper on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Erica Frank, 7, right, held a piece of ice in place as her brother Ethan, 9, dug for snow to secure it onto the ice castle they were building in the front yard in Jasper on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Erica Frank, 7, left, and her brother Ethan, 9, worked on building up the walls of the snow castle they were constructing in their front yard in Jasper on Saturday. Their goal was to get the walls as high as Erica's shoulders. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Becky Frank, not pictured, threw a snowball to her dog, Lucy, who jumped to catch it in the front yard of their home in Jasper on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Ice droplets clinged to the branches of a tree on Schuetter Road in Jasper on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Briana Thomas, 14, left, her brother Quentin Kellams, 7, BreAnna Hughlett, 13, and Quentin's sister Alexis, 9, all of Jasper, sledded down a hill at Jasper Municipal Golf Course on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Icicles dripped off of the roof of a home on Schuetter Road in Jasper on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Trey Matheis of Jasper, 14, gripped his hat as he snowboarded down a hill at Jasper Municipal Golf Course on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Trey Matheis, 14, left, asked Trent Smith, 17, both of Jasper, if he thought the bindings on the snowboard were tight enough at the top of a hill at Jasper Municipal Golf Course on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Trey Matheis of Jasper, 14, adjusted his gloves before snowboarding down a hill at Jasper Municipal Golf Course on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    The sun shone on a barn near of Mill Street in Jasper on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Icicles dripped off of a hedge on 13th Street in Jasper on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Icicles lined an outbuilding on the corner of Division and Old Huntingburg roads on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Snow covered hay bales in a field off of County Road 600W on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Icicles dripped off of a road sign on County Road 620W near Division Road on Saturday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    The Dubois County Courthouse glowed under the Christmas lights on Friday night. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Zack McCart of Jasper, 10, took aim with a snowball at his half-brother Isaiah Pardo of Jasper, 5, while playing in the snow on Jackson Street in Jasper on Friday. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Isaiah Pardo of Jasper, 5, played with a shovel while having a snow fight on Jackson Street in Jasper on Friday. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Reznor Blair, 5, ate some snow while playing in his front yard on Jackson Street in Jasper on Friday. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Angela Blair scooped up her son Keno, 4, after he lost one of his snow boots while playing with his dad Travis and brother Reznor, 5, in their front yard on Jackson Street in Jasper on Friday. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Keno Blair, 4, left, and his brother Reznor, 5, sled down the hill in their front yard on Jackson Street in Jasper on Friday. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Brad Brown of Jasper, left, and his wife, Heather, tried enticing their daughter Astrid, 2, center, to play in the snow in their yard on Jackson Street in Jasper on Friday.

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    The Jasper Municipal Golf Course received a fresh blanket of snow on Friday. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Adrianna Rutherford, 8, giggled as she threw snow into the air in her front yard in Jasper during Friday's snow day. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Adrianna Rutherford, 8, licked a piece of ice she found as her brother Ethan, 6, watched on Friday. Adrianna was in the process of making "snow soup" when she found the piece of ice.

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    Savannah Rutherford, 3, made a snow angel in the driveway of her home in Jasper on Friday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Ethan Rutherford, 6, took a break from playing in the snow to warm his hand under a vent on the side of his house in Jasper on Friday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Kaylin Mercer of Jasper, 10, brushed snow off of her grandmother Jacklyn McKee's porch in Jasper on Friday. Kaylin and her cousin Alyssa McKee, 13, saw that their grandmother's porch was covered in snow and decided to shovel it for her.Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Alyssa McKee, 13, left, and her cousin Kaylin Mercer, 10, both of Jasper, shoveled off their grandmother Jacklyn McKee's porch on Friday. The two were walking around and saw that their grandma's porch was covered in snow and decided to shovel it off so she could get to her car. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Heath Vonderheide of Jasper backed up the tractor he was using to remove snow from the parking lot at Sixth and Newton streets in Jasper on Friday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Greg Lane, left, tossed snow off of the driveway of his home on Fifth Street in Jasper as his stepson Luke Fleck, 16, sprinkled salt Friday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Luke Fleck, 16, sprinkled salt on the driveway of his home on Fifth Street in Jasper on Friday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Cornhole boards were covered in snow in an alley between Seventh and Eighth streets in Jasper on Friday. Ariana van den Akker/The Herald

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    Jhosue Guerrero, 9, left, tried to run away from Elizabeth Cruz, 7, both of Huntingburg, as she chased him with a snowball Friday in the parking lot of the Huntingburg Church of Christ. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Joseph Braunecker, 10, left, launched a shovel full of snow at his sister Angelica, 11, as the two played in the snow in front of their Huntingburg home Friday. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Angelica Barunecker, 10, reacted to an incoming shovel full of snow from her brother Joseph, 10, as the two played in the snow in front of their Huntingburg home Friday. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Snow blanketed a field near Sunset Drive and County Road 200W on Friday. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Jhosue Guerrero of Huntingburg, 9, crawled through a small tunnel of snow that he helped make Friday in the parking lot of the Huntingburg Church of Christ. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Jazmin Uresti of Huntingburg, 8, tried to wipe snow off of herself after crawling through a small tunnel she helped make Friday in the parking lot of the Huntingburg Church of Christ. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Jazmin Uresti, 8, left, and Elizabeth Cruz, 7, both of Huntingburg, found brief shelter from the snow while playing Friday in the parking lot of the Huntingburg Church of Christ. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Elizabeth Cruz of Huntingburg, 7, began to shiver from the cold after playing in the snow with friends Friday in the parking lot of the Huntingburg Church of Christ. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Snow flurries amassed steeple at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Jasper on Friday. The National Weather Service office in Louisville is calling for up to 6 to 10 inches of snow to fall on top of as much as an inch of sleet across Dubois County today. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Wyatt Hackney, 11, left, Dakota Leckie, 9, his brother Joshua, 10, all of Jasper, laughed after crashing their toboggan while their friend Jaron Bachamn, 11, rolled down behind them during Friday's snow day. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Joshua Leckie of Jasper, 10, right, laughed as he and his friend Wyatt Hackney, also of Jasper, 11, ate snow while taking a break from sledding during Friday's snow day. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Samantha Schuetter, 14, and her brother Ashton, 9, sled down a hill in their front yard on Main St. in Jasper during Friday's snow day. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Freshly fallen snow clung to the ribbons decorating the Dubois County Courthouse's Christmas tree on the Square Friday. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    With Chase Nord, 9, left, using the shovel, his sister Allyson, 7, resorted to scooping up the snow with her arms as the two starting building a pile of snow in the front yard of their Jasper home after the sleet turned to snow this morning. The siblings were home from Precious Blood School, which was closed along with other schools in the county. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Richard Olsen worked on clearing the first layer of ice and snow from the sidewalks in front of his home on Kundek Street in Jasper this morning.Dave Weatherwax/The Herald