More than 150 years ago, residents of a small German town left Europe and settled in southern Indiana. The heritage and a 30-year partnership as sister cities has built a strong bond between Pfaffenweiler and Jasper.
It’s not easy growing up in today’s age of cyberbullying, high-stress school testing and lofty expectations. Thank goodness for that time-honored, confidence-building tradition known as the summer job.
The home at 410 Riverside Drive — most of us just call it the big house next to the Patoka River bridge — overflows with history. On the market since early July, it looks a lot like it did when it was built more than a hundred years ago.