Inside this issue:
LINDSEY'S LUMBER &
Kevin Allstott 2
BUILDERS SUPPLY, INC.
Christmas Party 2 P.O. BOX 89
FRENCH LICK, IN 47432
New Employees 3 936-9670 LUMBER YARD
Project Updates 3
Volume 1, Issue 9 December 2007
French Lick Town Green
I am very excited to an- Bids accepted from other passing year to see all the
nounce that we have re- companies include: positive changes affecting
ceived a letter of intent to Electrical - Weyer Electric Orange County and the
award this project to our Mechanical - D.E.Q. Inc. surrounding areas. We
company. This will be a Plumbing - R&S Plumbing are truly on our way to
beautiful high profile build- Elevator - ThyssenKrupp becoming a destination
ing across from the French people won’t want to miss.
Lick Resort Casino in the I am excited for us and our
heart of downtown French community with each
This building will be a
lasting legacy for all
that work on it for
many years to come.
EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT … Cletus Rasche, Jr.
Cletus Rasche, Jr. is our children to keep him busy. his spare time.
first employee spotlight for They are Skyler Anderson,
the month of December. 17; Logan Blackgrave, 14;
Cletus has been employed Krya Anderson, 10; Ashley
with Lindsey’s Construc- Kapp, 17; Kaylynn Ra-
tion since October 2006. sche, 9; Carrisa Rasche,
8; Braden Rasche, 20
Cletus has four children:
months; Hanna Rasche, 4;
Tara Anderson, Neil Ra-
and Nevaeh Rasche 1
sche, Andy Rasche, &
Cletus enjoys hunting,
Cletus also has 9 grand-
fishing and gardening in
I would again like to ex- Shorty is going to
T press congratulations Kimballs and Buck is
and best wishes to Har- going to the Resort.
R S AR
AN NIVE old “Shorty” Land and
We wish them all the
Donald “Buck” Pinnick
best and hope they stop
for being a couple of
and see us from time to
8 Years - Mike Lagenour great employees. Each
2 Years - Dan Knies have decided to take
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It’s an excellent idea for con- The victim of a bad fall, or of Good first aid is not only know-
struction workers and for eve- some other accident on your ing what to do– how to stop
ryone to know first aid funda- project, might have internal excessive bleeding, or restore
mentals: how to stop bleeding, injuries or a fractured spine; breathing; it’s also knowing
start breathing, start a stopped if so, trying to move him need- what not to do—not to move a
heart, and give any other vi- lessly might aggravate the seriously injured person
tally needed care until profes- injury—might permanently unless absolutely necessary.
sional help arrives. cripple, or even kill them!
So if someone is ever seri-
Whether or not you’ve had Wait until experts arrive who ously hurt on the job, see that
any first aid training, you will transport the victim to a professional help is called right
should know this principle that hospital with a minimum of away—then see that what
is too often forgotten in many danger. If the person must be needs to be done is
emergencies: DON’T MOVE moved to save them from ad- done...and that what needs
ANYONE WHO APPEARS ditional danger, try to work a not be done isn’t done.
TO BE SERIOUSLY IN- blanket or coat under them,
JURED. Well-meaning people then pull them gently along
often have the impulse to hoist the ground to a safe location.
an accident victim to a sitting If they must be lifted, support
position, or pointlessly move each part of his body so that
them from here to there...or his entire frame is kept in a
from there to here. straight line.
EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT … Kevin Allstott
For the final newsletter of clude tracing family geneal-
2007, we are shinning the ogy, watching sci-
spotlight on Kevin Allstott. ence fiction shows
and listening to
Kevin has been employed
here since April 2006.
Kevin thought his
Kevin and his wife of 32
years, Kathy have 4 children:
be surprised to
Mike, 27; Jake 26; Luke; 19
know that he was
and Zeke; 18. They also
born in Dr.
have two grandchildren: Gra-
cie, 2 & Noah, 4 months.
Some of Kevin’s hobbies in- French Lick.
Lindsey’s Construction Christmas Party
All employees and a guest Date: Friday, Dec. 14, 2007
are invited to our company Time: 7:00 PM
Christmas party. Place: French Lick Winery
Everyone will be receiving
Invitations. We look forward to seeing you
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Lindsey’s Construction T&M French Lick Resort Casino
American Buildings Company usually
makes few mistakes, but on our own No end in site. I have been uneasy
building there have been several. We about this work from the beginning in
now have the right roofing, but they relationship to how long it would last.
failed to get additional siding ordered We started with 4 or 5 men and now
and they have failed to get the correct are up to 8 or 9 men with permanent
ridge cap & trim. As of last week, all is I.D. cards and a drop box for work or-
ordered. This is all very aggravating as ders. I believe this arrangement is
we had planned to make our move in working well for the hotel and everyone
December & this also impacts our involved.
schedule on other work. Hopefully
things will start coming together.
SV Hardware - Addition JSI - Barrel Dock Larry Bird Home Renovations
As everyone has seen, the building is We should finish this job Monday the I had hoped to meet with the owners
here. With three new hires we should 26th weather permitting and that is a this weekend but was under the
be able to keep our new building and month earlier than the owner re- weather. I think the work is going well
this building going at the same time. I quested. They are now talking to me and hope that they are pleased with
would hope to be able to move at the about a fire/dust wall to separate the what they see. I expect they may have
first of the year. spray finish areas. I gave them some some new ideas about what needs to
options and they are taking them under be done.
Spring Town Apartments, Marengo, Indiana
Bid Date: November 19, 2007
Walker Construction $1,349,000.00
Select Builders $1,402,131.00
• It is very important to keep the office in-
formed of any change of address, phone
Lindsey’s Construction 1,665,000.00
number, or family (marriage, divorce, birth,
• Please verify with office that your address is
current and your Social Security Number is
We would like to welcome new correct before W-2’s are printed.
employees: • please note
If you have a job related injury,Independence Day
• Matt Collins date & time and notify office ASAP.
• James Knies
• Troy Klosterman
• Isaac Schaber
December 25 December 31
5 - Susie Knies 24 - Kevin Allstott
21 - Cory Land 25 - Jacob Allstott
22 - Patrick Studnicki 28 - Cletus Rasche, Jr.
Christmas New Year’s Eve
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