Monthly archive for May 2022

DEWIG IN THE NEWS: Riders Stop on Way to DC to Remember the Fallen

By Janice Bariak, SG Star-Times Editor, Run for the Wall riders stopped at the Flying J in Gibson County last Tuesday during their seventh day of riding from Ontario, California on their way to Washington, DC to honor veterans on Memorial Day. The ride has been a tradition since 1989. “It’s really not about what we get, it’s about what we give. Were giving respect. We’re paying respect to those who have made the ultimate sacrifice. Our motto is, ‘We ride for those who cant.’” said Ted “Boots” Kapner, on behalf of Run for the Wall. The ride aims

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Dewig Meats Featured in Meating Place

Family Matters Dewig Meats brings a history of innovation and ambition to its multi-generation family operation. “This was pretty funny.” That’s how Janet Dewig, co-owner of Dewig Meats in Haubstadt, Ind., begins her story about the time she and husband/co-owner Tom Dewig visited an IBM sales office to purchase a computer. It was 1985, and business at the family-owned meat processor was booming — so much so, in fact, that Janet was having trouble keeping track of client order histories. Desiring a more elegant, foolproof system, Janet and Tom visited the IBM office in nearby Evansville, Ind., to assess their

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