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Pros and cons of medical marijuana legalization discussed at ISU forum

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:00:03 -0400

State senators Jon Ford (R-38th District) and Karen Tallian (D-4th District) answered almost two dozen questions from an audience consisting of more than 30 people during a "Medical Marijuana for Indiana?" public policy forum Thursday evening inside Indiana State University's…(image)

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Garcia trial set to begin Monday

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:55:38 -0400

It was a mystery that many thought might never be solved: Who savagely stabbed to death the 11-year-old son of two medical doctors and the family's housekeeper in 2008 in one of Omaha's most affluent neighborhoods?(image)

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MARK BENNET: How about we do a bit better than dead last?

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:56:53 -0400

Indiana has spent lots of time and effort to appropriately toast its 200th birthday in 2016. Cultural and historical events pack local calendars from Terre Haute to Richmond and Angola to Evansville.(image)

ISU working to continue increasing enrollment

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:55:00 -0400

Indiana State University freshmen enrollment declined this fall, but admissions officials are striving to push numbers back up and say they're already seeing some positive results.(image)

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Operation Christmas Child starts countdown to holiday drive

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:54:00 -0400

Yves Dushime's childhood was spent on the move, running from the same machete-wielding militias that killed his grandparents, uncles and a cousin.(image)

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Trial dates set in Pimento child-sex cases

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:50:00 -0400

A Pimento man will go on trial Oct. 18 in the first of four criminal cases filed against him after a child molestation, exploitation and pornography investigation.(image)

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Senior menu

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:43:26 -0400

Senior citizens dining sites are offered in Vigo, Clay, Parke, Vermillion, Sullivan and Putnam counties. For dining site locations, call Area 7 Agency on Aging and Disabled nutrition program offices at 800-489-1561. Note: Menus are subject to change.(image)

Pioneer Village closed Oct. 4-7 for VCSC event

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:41:56 -0400

Pioneer Village in Fowler Park will be closed to the general public from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 4-7 to host an event for the Vigo County School Corp. No visitor will be permitted in the Pioneer Village during…(image)

Investigators release findings of Koontz death investigation, announce charges against 9

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:07:00 -0400

KOKOMO - State investigators and local law enforcement released numerous details and clarifications Thursday regarding the shooting death of Howard County Sheriff’s Deputy Carl Koontz on the morning of March 20, including the charging of nine people associated with Koontz’…(image)

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Update: Train plows into New Jersey station; 1 dead, 100+ hurt

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:28:00 -0400

A crowded commuter train plowed into the bustling Hoboken station during the morning rush hour Thursday, killing at least one person and injuring more than 100 others, some critically, in a tangle of broken concrete, twisted metal and dangling cables,…(image)

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Three teens escape injury in fiery crash

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:21:00 -0400

Three teenagers escaped serious injury when they crashed a pickup truck Tuesday evening in Vermillion County.(image)

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Vigo County Jail Log: Sept. 29, 2016

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:56:39 -0400

The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement Wednesday and Thursday, based on jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers but are not final until the Vigo County prosecutor reviews the case and…(image)

Gov. Pence directs flags be flown at half-staff to honor former president, prime minister of Israel, Shimon Peres

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:43:00 -0400

According to a presidential proclamation issued Wednesday evening, Governor Mike Pence is directing flags at state facilities statewide be flown at half-staff to honor the memory of former President and Prime Minister of Israel, Shimon Peres. Flags should be lowered…(image)

Volvo recalls 44K vehicles; leak can cause air bag problem

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:40:00 -0400

Volvo is recalling about 44,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. because the air conditioning can leak water into the vehicles and cause air bags to malfunction.(image)

Greenwood woman faces neglect charges involving disabled man

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:28:19 -0400

A central Indiana woman is accused of locking a disabled, elderly man in a room for two years and denying him food and medicine.(image)

Signs go up marking central Illinois as a Lincoln gateway

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:29:00 -0400

One central Illinois community is now an official gateway to a collection of counties in the heart of the land of Lincoln.(image)

10 Things to Know for Thursday

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:54:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Sept. 29:(image)

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Health-conscious West Terre Haute youths become Spartans for a day

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:44:00 -0400

The Spartan Race series, which uses unique courses with challenging obstacles to determine its champions, has become popular around the United States since its invention in 2007.(image)

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Employers flock to Rose-Hulman career fair

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:42:00 -0400

If he could wish upon a star, budding engineer Dylan Boyer one day wants to develop and operate mining rovers on Mars.(image)

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Brazil PD says don't go clowning

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:32:00 -0400

Despite what anyone might have read on Facebook, terrifying clowns are not running amok in Brazil, Indiana.(image)

Neither fare increases nor city bus cuts anticipated

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:26:54 -0400

Terre Haute Transit Utility fares will not increase nor will bus service be cut for the rest of 2016, and no increases or cuts are anticipated in 2017, said Brad Miller, transportation director of the city.(image)

Public hearing for sewer rate increase set for Oct. 11

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:24:14 -0400

A resolution for a 33-percent sanitary sewer rate increase was introduced Wednesday in a special meeting of the Terre Haute Board of Sanitary Commissioners.(image)

Terre Haute man faces incest charges

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:24:17 -0400

A Terre Haute man faces charges of incest and sexual misconduct with a minor after DNA testing showed he fathered two children with his biological daughter(image)

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Former warden, prisoner now fellow Indiana State University alumni

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:24:00 -0400

Two Indiana State University graduates reconnected on Wednesday, looking each other in the eye as they shared their very different prison backgrounds.(image)

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Look at entire ballot, at-large candidates say

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:22:25 -0400

Vigo County Council at-large candidates Jim Mann and Courtney Ann Schmidt belong to different political parties, but both want voters to know about a change in law that affects them both.(image)

ISU's College Democrats group attacks GOP's Young

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:22:34 -0400

College and community young Democrats gathered at Indiana State University Wednesday to criticize the voting record of Republican Congressman Todd Young on issues related to college affordability.(image)

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Robbery, meth charges result in prison term

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:28:27 -0400

A Farmersburg woman arrested in connection with an April robbery at the Fairfield Inn in Terre Haute received a 13-year sentence Wednesday.(image)

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Change to voting law worries major parties

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:26:53 -0400

Slight changes in election rules are causing consternation among party leaders who fear loyal voters will be confused when casting ballots this fall.(image)

Lawyer: Real estate heir Durst has been moved to Indiana

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:50:49 -0400

An attorney for New York real estate heir Robert Durst says he's been moved to a federal prison in Terre Haute, Indiana.(image)

Abdul-Jabbar writing book about UCLA coach John Wooden

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:29:56 -0400

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's next book will be a fond look back at his long friendship with John Wooden, the celebrated basketball coach at UCLA.(image)

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The Bon-Ton Stores to hire 13K associates for holiday season; hiring event Sept. 30

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:49:00 -0400

The Bon-Ton Stores Inc. which operates Bon-Ton, Boston Store, Bergner’s, Carson’s, Elder-Beerman, Herberger’s and Younkers stores is seeking to hire 13,000 associates for all its store locations to service customers during the busy holiday season.(image)

Parents of Trayvon Martin have book coming in January 2017

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:16:00 -0400

The parents of Trayvon Martin, the Florida teen fatally shot in 2012 by a neighborhood watch volunteer, have a book coming out on Jan. 31.(image)

Police issue warrant in U of Illinois shooting

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:47:00 -0400

Police say an arrest warrant for a first-degree murder charge has been issued for an 18-year-old man in the deadly shooting at a party of the University of Illinois campus.(image)

Bank at Wells Fargo? Here are 4 things you should do soon

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:35:00 -0400

Wells Fargo, which has been fined $185 million by regulators who said bank employees opened millions of unauthorized accounts to meet sales goals, has promised to contact all customers and invite them to review their accounts. But don't wait around…(image)

Stock indexes edge higher in early trading

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:28:00 -0400

U.S. stock markets are slightly higher in a quiet start to Wednesday trading as energy companies rise with the price of oil. Phone and utility companies are slipping. Beer makers AB InBev and Molson Coors are rising after SABMiller's shareholders…(image)

Vigo County Jail Log: Sept. 28, 2016

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:46:00 -0400

The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement Tuesday and Wednesday, based on jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers but are not final until the Vigo County prosecutor reviews the case and…(image)

115-year-old Indiana campground closing amid state lawsuit

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:35:00 -0400

A central Indiana campground that's been operating for more than a century is closing its gates amid a state lawsuit.(image)

Pioneer Village closed Oct. 4-7 for VCSC event

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:36:00 -0400

Pioneer Village in Fowler Park will be closed to the general public from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 4-7 to host an event for the Vigo County School Corp.(image)

Court hearing set for Indiana mother in children's deaths

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:40:33 -0400

ELKHART, Ind. (AP)—A court hearing is scheduled for a northern Indiana woman accused in the deaths of her two young children.(image)

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Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles overcharges trial to begin

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:38:48 -0400

INDIANAPOLIS (AP)—A class-action lawsuit is set to go to trial accusing the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles of overcharging license and title fees.(image)

Senators blast Obama power plan as court decides its fate

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:17:00 -0400

WASHINGTON — As attorneys defended the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan in a federal appeals court Tuesday, two senators from coal-dependent West Virginia said it's unlawful and will devastate communities.(image)

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10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 06:41:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Sept. 28:(image)

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SPPRAK spreads gratitude -- and treats, too

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:54:00 -0400

Cookies, apples, bananas and more than 500 personalized thank you cards found their way into the hands of first responders around Vigo County on Tuesday.(image)

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TH North Vigo honored for '5-Star Leadership'

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:48:10 -0400

Terre Haute North Vigo High School has been named a "Five-Star Leadership School" by the Indiana High School Athletic Association, a distinction earned by just 19 schools for 2015-16.(image)

Candidates for governor get low marks from students

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:48:14 -0400

INDIANAPOLIS–Two C's and an F were the marks given by a group of high school debate students to three candidates for governor who met on a school stage Tuesday and were given the assignment of hashing out education issues.The candidates–Republica(image)

Wabash Valley women head to D.C.

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:48:16 -0400

Sixteen women from various working sectors in Vigo County will travel today to Washington D.C. to meet members of Congress as part of the Wabash Valley Leadership Institute.(image)

Pachyderms a good clue the circus is in town

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:52:00 -0400

Shannon Hudson and Hannah Cooper are co-workers who were traveling through Terre Haute along U.S. 41 when they couldn't help but notice the two pachyderms at the Wabash Valley Fairgrounds.(image)

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Two vehicles go down embankment in southern Vigo County

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:53:52 -0400

A two-car accident in southern Vigo County resulted in a Fontanet woman being hospitalized Tuesday afternoon.(image)

Terre Haute man sentenced for beating

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:50:56 -0400

A Terre Haute man will serve five years in community corrections and seven years on probation after pleading guilty to the beating of another man outside a tavern last year.(image)

Baby born with DNA from 3 people, first from new technique

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:38:48 -0400

Scientists say the first baby has been born from a new technique that combines DNA from three people.(image)

Man's body found outside south Indiana elementary school

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:35:49 -0400

Entry and exit from a southern Indiana school has been closed after a man's body was found outside it during class hours.(image)

2:45 p.m. update: Amber Alert for Greenwood girl cancelled

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:32:00 -0400

The Center Grove School Police Department is investigating the abduction of a child from Greenwood, Indiana, 14 miles south of Indianapolis.(image)

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ISSMA 2016 marching band season begins

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:26:00 -0400

The 44th annual ISSMA Marching Band season steps off on Oct. 1 with 167 Indiana High School Marching Bands participating in the Festival, Scholastic, or Open Class.(image)

IU Health Plans withdraws from Affordable Care Act exchange

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:29:49 -0400

Indiana University Health Plans says it's leaving the Affordable Care Act marketplace in Indiana, affecting about 27,000 people who it covered as of June.(image)

CORONER: 2 missing children found dead in Elkhart died of asphyxiation

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:39:00 -0400

A body found in Fort Wayne early Tuesday morning may be tied to the case involving two children who were found dead in a car behind the Elkhart Police Department Monday.(image)

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Vigo County Jail Log: Sept. 27, 2016

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:19:21 -0400

The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement Monday and Tuesday, based on jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers but are not final until the Vigo County prosecutor reviews the case and…(image)

Meet-and-greet with VCSC Board candidate today

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:49:00 -0400

The Committee to Elect Cleytus Malone for Vigo County School Board will host a meet-and-greet with the candidate from 6 to 8 p.m. today in St. Paul Baptist Church, 1000 S. 15th St. Community members are encouraged to attend to…(image)

Update: Man's body found after Indiana mother charged in deaths of children

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:30:00 -0400

Police in northern Indiana have found the body of an older man who they believe may have been in the company of a woman recently arrested in the deaths of her two children.(image)

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10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 06:05:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Sept. 27:(image)

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Grand opening for furniture, decor store set for Sept. 30

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400

Grand opening festivities are set for Friday at Route 1 Simply Southern, 2694 Illinois 1, in Marshall. The Marshall Chamber Of Commerce will host a ribbon cutting ceremony at 4 p.m. CDT.(image)

Clinton, Trump battle fiercely over taxes, race, terror

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:12:12 -0400

Hillary Clinton emphatically accused Donald Trump of purposely keeping his personal tax returns and business dealings secret from voters, declaring during Monday night's presidential debate, "There's something he's hiding."(image)

Sanitary board sets hearing on 33-percent rate increase

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:34:33 -0400

A public hearing for a 33 percent rate increase is slated for Oct. 11 before the Terre Haute Board of Sanitary Commissioners.(image)

Parks seeks to iron out liability issues for portion of bike park

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:34:00 -0400

Trails for Griffin Bike Park run through Barbara Lambertus's property, and she doesn't want to be responsible for the bikers when the facility officially opens next month.(image)

Study: Terre Haute strong in home affordability

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:34:00 -0400

A New York-based web site has named Terre Haute as the most affordable housing market in Indiana.(image)

January likely opening date for new firing range

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:36:00 -0400

Renovations and expansion continue for a gun shop and indoor shooting range at the former Furniture Gallery building on the city's south side.(image)

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Bassett rejects plea deal in battery case

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:57:02 -0400

Former standout basketball player Armon Bassett has rejected a plea agreement offered to resolve a domestic violence case, but he will stand trial Oct. 27 for a lesser offense.(image)

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ISU plans to sell 13 vacant lots

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:56:00 -0400

Indiana State University wants to sell several parcels of property located north of the main campus, and on Friday, it will ask board of trustees' approval to initiate the legal process.(image)

LIVE: Watch Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in first presidential debate

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:30:00 -0400

Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton faces Republican nominee Donald Trump in the first presidential debate of 2016 at Hofstra University in New York. Watch it live beginning at 8 p.m. CT / 9 p.m. ET.(image)

UPDATE: Sullivan woman reported missing found alive

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 19:22:00 -0400

A missing woman was found alive in rural Sullivan Monday evening, ending an hours-long search on the ground and from the air.(image)

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Updated 7:07 p.m. Sept. 26: Amber Alert for 2 children abducted from Fort Wayne cancelled

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:38:00 -0400

Liliana Hernandez is a 7 year old white female, 3 feet, 4 inches tall, long brown hair, brown eyes and was last seen wearing a black nightgown. Rene Pasztor is a 6 year old white male, 3 feet tall, short…(image)

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Vigo County Jail Log: Sept. 26, 2016

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:30:12 -0400

The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement, based on jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers but are not final until the Vigo County prosecutor reviews the case and files official charges.(image)

Div. of Disability and Rehabilitative Services, The Arc of Indiana to visit The Arc of Vigo County

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:28:00 -0400

Representatives from DDRS and The Arc of Indiana will be at the Arc of Vigo County office at 11 Cherry St., Terre Haute, on Sept. 30 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. to speak with individuals and families in the Terre…(image)

Zoeller, other AGs visit Cuba for bilateral exchange on criminal justice, legal issues

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:10:00 -0400

As part of an ongoing multistate effort to combat human trafficking and drug trafficking, Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller and several other of his state AG colleagues are traveling to Cuba this week to meet with their Cuban counterparts and…(image)

Public hearing on sewer rate increase set for Oct. 11

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:26:00 -0400

The Terre Haute Board of Sanitary Commissioners will hold a special meeting at 10 a.m. Wednesday to introduce a 33 percent sewer rate increase resolution. A public hearing before the board on the new rates is slated for Oct. 11.(image)

Demolition work planned at closed Indiana munitions plant

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:34:42 -0400

Work is expected to start this fall on tearing down dozens of buildings from a closed military munitions plant in southern Indiana.(image)

Update: 9 wounded in Houston shooting; suspect dead, was a lawyer

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:48:00 -0400

Nine people were shot and wounded, one critically, in a Houston neighborhood Monday morning by a lawyer who had issues with his law firm, authorities said.(image)

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Drugmaker Pfizer decides not to break up business

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:53:00 -0400

Pfizer will not split into two publicly traded companies, a decision that, at least for now, ends Wall Street speculation over the drugmaker's future.(image)

10 Things to Know for Monday

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:04:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Sept. 26:(image)

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White Violet Center shows off friendly herd of alpacas, demonstrates the usefulness of the soft wool

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 21:45:00 -0400

Austin Schriver had his pick of the soft, lovable creatures in the White Violet Center for Eco-Justice's 4-H alpaca club, and he chose Wynne.(image)

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Arnold Palmer dies at 87, made golf popular for masses

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 21:29:00 -0400

Arnold Palmer brought a country-club sport to the masses with a hard-charging style, charisma and a commoner's touch, At ease with both presidents and the golfing public, and on a first-name basis with both, "The King," died Sunday in Pittsburgh.…(image)

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The Off Season: Not a pest, the grasshopper is a musician

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 19:12:00 -0400

Consider the lowly grasshopper: Celebrated in children’s books, light poetry, and silly songs, they are also condemned as ravenous pillagers in both biblical scripture and pioneer history.(image)

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LSU fires Miles, Cam Cameron

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 17:51:00 -0400

Two people familiar with the decision say LSU has fired head football coach Les Miles and offensive coordinator Cam Cameron and promoted defensive line coach Ed Orgeron to interim head coach.(image)

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Valley man helps document lynchings

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 15:41:22 -0400

They drove around the small city near where western Alabama bumps in to Mississippi, hunting for the spot Albert Anderson drew his last tortured breath.(image)

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Pre-K brings skills, comfort, confidence

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400

On a Monday in late August, children in Cindy Andrews’morning pre-kindergarten class at Franklin Elementary used blue beads, building blocks, shaving cream and Play-Doh to play—and learn.Two boys at a“sensory box”used cylinders and scoops to exp(image)

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Anti-war activist 51st winner of Debs Award

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:01:00 -0400

Anti-war activist, author and podcast host Cindy Sheehan is probably best known for pitching a tent near then-President George W. Bush’s summer house in Texas in 2005 as she continued to request meetings with Bush about the death of her…(image)

Teacher shortages persist, Indiana districts respond

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:58:00 -0400

A serious teacher shortage in Indiana continues for 2016-17, according to an Indiana State University survey of school superintendents.(image)

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Bats celebrated for their usefulness, cuteness at annual festival

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 22:02:00 -0400

Bats — the flying mammals, not the wooden tools used in baseball — have received plenty of negative media publicity in Vigo County recently.(image)

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Cory woman injured in ATV accident in Clay County

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:16:42 -0400

An all-terrain vehicle crashed Saturday afternoon in rural Clay County, injuring the driver.(image)

Student teacher driven by passion for the job

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 20:30:00 -0400

At a time when fewer college students are choosing careers in education, Carly Holliday is an exception to that trend.(image)

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Response to the teacher shortage

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 20:28:45 -0400

In response to the teacher shortage, last year, Glenda Ritz, state superintendent for public instruction, formed a Blue Ribbon Commission to recruit and retain excellent teachers.(image)

Call these 12 young leaders the 'Deserving Dozen'

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 20:30:00 -0400

Anyone over the age of 40 probably remembers the war movie, "The Dirty Dozen." Regarding the seven men and five women mentioned in this story — all under 40 — just call them the "Deserving Dozen."(image)

Morton Marcus: The miracle of manufacturing will continue

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:30:00 -0400

A reader from Bloomfield wants economists to explain why free trade does not deliver benefits as advertised by politicians. Free trade is a concept not a reality. It is much like other concepts so dear to some economists and most…(image)

Social Security: Social security covers children battling Cancer

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:10:00 -0400

Social Security provides benefits for children who suffer from many disabling diseases, including some forms of cancer.(image)

Young Leaders: Jennifer Wright named Young Leader of the Year

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:05:00 -0400

Hope everyone had a restful Labor Day weekend; The Terre Haute Young Leaders last met on Sept. 1 at Clabber Girl, and we had a great presentation. But first I want to give an update from the recently completed Terre…(image)

Gov. Pence appointments to various boards, commissions

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:00:00 -0400

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence recently made the following appointments: Tom E. Slater of Vigo County, appointed to serve a four-year term on the Indiana Land Resources Council through Sept. 15, 2020; and Kim D. Cooper of Vigo County, reappointed to…(image)

Economists to discuss 2016 election, debate

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:00:00 -0400

Two economists from Indiana State University’s Center for Economic Education will discuss the 2016 presidential election from an economic perspective at a Sept. 29 forum.(image)