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Two in Y's leadership say they intend to resign

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 22:20:00 -0400

The YMCAs of the Wabash Valley said in an announcement Friday night that Deb Ringo, chief executive officer, and Jenn Kersey, Vigo County YMCA branch executive director, have told the Y's board of directors they intend to resign.(image)


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Sullivan County Sheriff's office searches for wanted man

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 21:42:00 -0400

Investigators with the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office are attempting to locate a wanted person who should be considered armed and dangerous.(image)


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Plea deal possible in voter fraud case

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 16:57:17 -0400

A plea agreement offer is expected next week for a Vigo County official accused of living in Illinois but voting in Indiana.(image)


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First Financial Corp. pays out special dividend

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 16:52:46 -0400

First Financial Corp. on Friday declared a special $1.50 dividend to its shareholders. The move represents about an $18.3 million payout to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Nov. 17.(image)



Multi-vehicle U.S. 41 crash results in minor injuries

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:51:13 -0400

Three vehicles were involved in a crash about noon on U.S. 41 just south of French Drive, according to the Vigo County Sheriff's Office.(image)



Casey warns residents of phone scam

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 13:10:43 -0400

The city of Casey, Illinois, is warning its residents about a scam phone call involving utility billing.(image)



Hulman Center renovation receives final state approval

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:56:00 -0400

Indiana State University’s plan to spend up to $50 million to renovate Hulman Center has received final state approval.(image)


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Kraemer gets 36 1/2 years in death of 9-year-old

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:30:00 -0400

Robin Kraemer, convicted in the neglect and starvation death of 9-year-old Cameron Hoopingarner, was sentenced today to 36 ½ years in prison.(image)


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ISU trustees OK $31.8M in projects

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:15:00 -0400

The Indiana State University Board of Trustees voted Thursday to move forward with two construction projects costing up to $31.8 million, and it also approved a 2.8 percent increase in health insurance premiums.(image)



In failing health, Brian Carter gets one more day on the lake

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:16:00 -0400

On Thursday, employees at SouthernCare Hospice in Terre Haute made Brian Carter's wish come true, taking him to the Raccoon State Recreation Area, east of Rockville on what might be his last fishing trip.(image)


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MARK BENNETT: A season on the field: A.T.'s son savors playing football

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:06:00 -0400

Jacob Thompson suited up in helmet, pads and cleats, fulfilling a lifelong dream and overcoming physical challenges. Jacob — the son of former Terre Hauteans Anthony and Dr. Lori Thompson — suffered a stroke at birth, and the resulting cerebral…(image)


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Karr gets Osterloo Award as firefighter of the year

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 -0400

A 15-year firefighter who has been instrumental in helping underprivileged children in the community has been named the Firefighter of the Year in Terre Haute. Charlie Karr received the Captain John Osterloo Award, sponsored by the Breakfast Optimist Club of…(image)


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Mental Health of Vigo County gets nearly $75K grant

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:02:00 -0400

Mental Health America of Vigo County Inc. was recently awarded a grant of $74,926 to implement a homeless outreach program in Clay, Putnam Vermillion, Parke, Vigo and Sullivan counties.(image)


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ISU trustees change name rights policy, name indoor facility after McNichols

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 -0400

The Indiana State University board of trustees Thursday made changes to its donor naming rights policy, and it also acted to name a new indoor training track in honor of the legendary track and cross country coach, John McNichols.•Trustees voted…(image)



Vigo County Jail Log: Oct. 19, 2017

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:16:42 -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)






Cop who pleaded guilty in domestic dispute resigns

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:39:00 -0400

A Terre Haute police officer who has been suspended without pay since January 2016 and who recently pleaded guilty to criminal charges resigned today.(image)


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Indiana judge scolded over impartiality in rent case

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:28:41 -0400

The Indiana Court of Appeals has scolded a county judge for belittling a woman for living in government-subsidized housing.(image)



Vigo County Jail Log: Oct. 18, 2017

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:03:13 -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)



Indiana Gov. Holcomb headed on trade mission to India

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:49:41 -0400

The Republican will be joined by Indiana's First Lady Janet Holcomb and Indiana Secretary of Commerce Jim Schellinger. They are visiting Delhi, Bangalore, Mysore and Pune.(image)



One dead in rollover crash in Vermillion County

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:33:00 -0400

One person died and two were injured at roughly 7:25 p.m. Wednesday in an accident on Indiana 163, just west of Indiana 63, in Vermillion County.(image)


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10 Things to Know for Thursday

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 06:20:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Oct. 19.(image)


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Study: Hoosier teacher shortage real

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 23:30:00 -0400

A mid-September survey of Indiana school superintendents shows that 94 percent are reporting a teacher shortage in their districts this fall, and special education continues to be the area of greatest need.(image)



Umbarger praises TH military community

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 23:12:26 -0400

With some in suits and others in fatigues, more than 100 people gathered at the Indiana Theater Wednesday afternoon for the Wabash Valley Base Community Council kick-off luncheon.(image)


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Helping the little hurricane victims

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 23:09:00 -0400

While seeing the workshop tables at T Shirt1 covered in clothing isn't unusual, it's what students from St. Patrick School were doing with the clothes that made an event at the Terre Haute business on Wednesday special.(image)


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Women in business advised to push on, bring another along

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 23:12:00 -0400

Women need to take risks, network, find mentors, accept feedback and work to put their talents to use to succeed in business, Rachel J. Leslie, managing partner of RJL Solutions, told recipients of the Terre Haute Living magazine's 2017 Women…(image)


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Indictment: Woman stalked Indiana family via mail

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 22:34:49 -0400

A North Carolina woman who threatened a mass shooting at Indiana University Kokomo has been formally indicted by a federal grand jury of using the U.S. mail to threaten an Indiana woman.(image)



Board of Health: Watch out for West Nile Virus

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 21:30:00 -0400

Program updates dominated a somewhat uneventful Vigo County Board of Health regular meeting Wednesday afternoon at the Vigo County Annex.(image)



VP Mike Pence's brother throws hat in ring

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 20:13:00 -0400

Greg Pence, one of Mike Pence's older brothers, launched a campaign Wednesday for the eastern Indiana congressional seat that the vice president and former governor represented for 12 years.(image)


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Pharmacist reprimanded for seeking Prince's medical records

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 18:13:00 -0400

An Indianapolis pharmacist has been reprimanded by the state for trying to access the medical records of the late pop singer Prince.(image)



Interstate 70 traffic stop leads to marijuana haul

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 16:10:00 -0400

An Indiana State Police trooper patrolling Interstate 70 in Putnam County on Wednesday morning seized about 75 pounds of marijuana and other controlled substances.(image)


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Man arrested after home invasion

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:59:00 -0400

A Terre Haute man was arrested this morning in connection with home invasion south of Terre Haute after a woman called 911 to report an intruder inside her home.(image)


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APNewsBreak: Mike Pence's brother plans to run for Congress

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:54:11 -0400

Greg Pence, one of Mike Pence's older brothers, has filed a tax document indicating he will seek the eastern Indiana congressional seat that the vice president and former governor represented for 12 years.(image)



Enhancing the value of public spaces workshop is Monday

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:01:43 -0400

Public officials and residents in Vigo County can learn how to improve public spaces and build more sustainable communities at a workshop hosted by Purdue University Extension - Vigo County and the Terre Haute Parks and Recreation Department.(image)



Manhunt underway after 3 killed at Maryland office shooting

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:40:00 -0400

EDGEWOOD, Md. (AP) — A gunman opened fire at a Maryland office park on Wednesday morning, killing three co-workers and wounding two others, authorities and the business owner said.(image)


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Shifting-load incident forced I-70 lane closure

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:06:12 -0400

A shifting load in a semi carrying heavy coils of wire led Indiana State Police to shut down an eastbound lane of Interstate 70 for about 90 minutes Tuesday night.(image)



UPDATE: Human traffickers arrested in three-day sting in Indiana

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:59:00 -0400

The FBI on Wednesday announced a three-day sweep resulted from human trafficking investigations that netted 120 arrests and the recovery of 84 minors.(image)


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Auxiliary bishop from Illinois to lead diocese in Indiana

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:12:12 -0400

Pope Francis has appointed an auxiliary bishop currently serving in Illinois as the next bishop for the Diocese of Evansville in southwestern Indiana.(image)



Ford recalling about 1.3M vehicles for possible door issue

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 09:21:00 -0400

Ford is recalling about 1.3 million 2015-17 F-150 and 2017 Super Duty vehicles in North America because of potential door problems.(image)



Indiana jail overcrowding leads to inmates sleeping on floor

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 09:20:00 -0400

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Marion County Sheriff's Office says at least 16 inmates at its Indianapolis jail have been sleeping on mattresses on the floor in holding cells due to overcrowding.(image)



10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 06:25:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Oct. 18.(image)


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City Council to revisit fire protection ordinance

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:54:00 -0400

A revised fire prevention ordinance that a city official believes complies with state requirements has been filed for Terre Haute City Council consideration.(image)



Vigo County puts $50,000 toward Bicentennial Park

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:48:00 -0400

As part of a continuing plan, land in the unincorporated area of Dresser, between Terre Haute and West Terre Haute along the Wabash River, will someday become Bicentennial Park.(image)



Keeping an eye on nature

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:50:00 -0400

A line of people took turns spotting wildlife across the Wabashiki wetlands Tuesday afternoon after a newly-installed telescope was unveiled at the Dewey Point shelter.(image)


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Cell phones still allowed in Vigo courthouse

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:42:17 -0400

Cell phones, laptops and electronic devices will be allowed in the Vigo County Courthouse under a new security rule for the Vigo County Courthouse, contrary to a rule proposed in July. However, each courtroom now has discretion for its own…(image)



Illinois man injured in Parke County cycle crash

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:35:14 -0400

An Illinois man was seriously injured Saturday after his motorcycle went off a Parke County road and he was found hours later.(image)



City agrees to monitor easement

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:35:19 -0400

The city of Terre Haute will monitor a section of a park trail along the Wabash River as part of an agreed judgement for a sewer easement.(image)



Terre Haute man gets 55 years in Parke home invasion

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 17:22:48 -0400

A Terre Haute man has been sentenced to 55 years in prison for a violent home invasion that injured an elderly Parke County couple almost a year ago.(image)


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Illinois trooper grabs 62 pounds of marijuana

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:31:50 -0400

An Illinois State Police trooper patrolling Interstate 70 west of Vandalia discovered 62 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop last week.(image)


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United Way of Wabash Valley earns four stars from Charity Navigator

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:52:45 -0400

The United Way of the Wabash Valley has earned the top rating of four stars from Charity Navigator, America's largest independent charity evaluator.(image)



2 Democrats top fundraising for Indiana's House challengers

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:04:41 -0400

Two Democrats seeking to challenge first-term Republican U.S. Rep. Trey Hollingsworth for his southern Indiana seat have each raised more than $200,000 in the first three months of their candidacies.(image)



Trump: Drug czar nominee pulls his name from consideration

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:54:26 -0400

Rep. Tom Marino, President Donald Trump's nominee to be the nation's drug czar, is withdrawing from consideration following reports that he played a key role in weakening the federal government's authority to stop companies from distributing opioids.(image)


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Former Congressmen Lugar, Hamilton open Butler University’s 2017-18 Diversity Lecture Series

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:58:00 -0400

INDIANAPOLIS – Two of Indiana’s most prominent and respected political leaders, former U.S. Senator Richard Lugar and former U.S. Representative Lee Hamilton, will sit down for a discussion with former Lieutenant Governor and current Ivy Tech Community College President Sue…(image)


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Vigo Sheriff's office warns of another scam

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:45:00 -0400

During the past few days, the Vigo County Sheriff’s office has received several reports from citizens concerning a phone call they received from alleged deputies working the Warrants and Citation Division informing them that they have an arrest warrant for…(image)



Two judges from Illinois to lend a hand in Indiana federal court

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:45:13 -0400

A pair of federal judges from Illinois will lend a hand to ease the caseload crisis in the Southern District of Indiana, which includes Terre Haute.(image)



10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 07:33:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Oct. 17.(image)


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Vicki Weger named to Vigo County Council

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:54:00 -0400

Longtime Vigo County Democrat Vicki Weger is the newest member of the County Council.Precinct committee members from the council’s Third District selected Weger Monday from a field of four candidates.(image)


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Two provosts vie for ISU's top job

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:50:00 -0400

The search for Indiana State University's 12th president is down to two finalists: Michael Licari of ISU Deborah Curtis of Central Missouri.(image)


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Pair may restore old Simrell's, open it as restaurant, bar

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:49:00 -0400

A former tavern on South Seventh Street could soon see new life as an Italian restaurant and bar.(image)



State aims for quicker access to patient records

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:31:00 -0400

The number of doctors and healthcare providers who have access to patient records is growing as the state implements a venture to integrate computer systems in Indiana.(image)



Another pleads guilty to obstruction in Diablos shooting

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:30:00 -0400

A Terre Haute man charged in connection with a March 30 shooting outside the Diablos motorcycle clubhouse has pleaded guilty to an obstruction of justice charge and been sentenced.(image)



Woman faces charges after reportedly cutting ex's arm

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:30:00 -0400

A Terre Haute woman has been arrested in connection with a reported cutting or stabbing in the 500 block of South 20th Street on Saturday evening.(image)


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Vicki Weger named to Vigo County Council

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 18:09:00 -0400

Long time Vigo County Democrat Vicki Weger was chosen on the first ballot this evening by party officials to fill a vacancy on the County Council.(image)



FBI: Don't fall for 'virtual kidnapping' scams

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 17:39:00 -0400

The odds are that no you know has been kidnapped, and Hoosiers who get a call about a supposed kidnapping might want to keep that in mind.(image)



Man passed out in running car with gun in lap arrested

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:46:49 -0400

A Terre Haute man faces multiple criminal charges after being found slumped over the wheel of his car with a handgun in his lap.(image)


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Indiana doctors mull safety options after physician death

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:00:00 -0400

Pain specialists in northwest Indiana are considering how to protect themselves amid the nation's growing opioid abuse epidemic following the July death of a doctor who was allegedly killed by a man after not prescribing opioids to the man's wife.(image)



Greencastle man arrested on sexual battery allegations

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:24:19 -0400

Rathal M. Moore, 24, of Greencastle, was arrested Saturday on a charge of sexual battery, a Level 6 felony.(image)


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Terre Haute on Brantley Gilbert's The Ones That Like Me 2018 Tour

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:20:00 -0400

The Ones That Like Me Tour is coming to Terre Haute at the ISU Hulman Center on Friday, April 27, 2018. Tickets will go on sale to the general public Friday, October 20, at 10 a.m.(image)


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'Johnny Appleseed' trees to mark Illinois bicentennial

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:52:40 -0400

The Illinois State Historical Society is offering all 102 counties a tree that descends from an original "Johnny Appleseed" tree as part of the state's 200th birthday celebration.(image)



Vigo County Jail Log: Oct. 16, 2017

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:42:12 -0400

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



Indiana State names finalists for president

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:15:00 -0400

Two finalists, both with ties to Indiana State University, have been named in the search for the institution’s 12th president. The finalists are Deborah Curtis, provost and chief learning officer at the University of Central Missouri, and Michael Licari, who…(image)


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Scientists witness huge cosmic crash, find origins of gold

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:05:00 -0400

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was a faint signal, but it told of one of the most violent acts in the universe, and it would soon reveal secrets of the cosmos, including how gold was created.(image)


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10 Things to Know for Monday

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 06:25:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Oct. 16.(image)


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ISU prof, class to study tree health problem at Fowler Park

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 22:45:00 -0400

Vigo County park officials have noticed some disturbing trends when it comes to the health of trees at Fowler Park, especially around the campgrounds, and they'd like to know why.(image)



Booking in to history

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 22:43:00 -0400

The jail on the Parke County Courthouse square is expected to be filled to capacity throughout the 10-day run of the county’s annual Covered Bridge Festival.(image)


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Hoosier State must ponder its water needs

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 22:42:00 -0400

With Lake Michigan along the state's northern border and the Ohio river to the south, widespread droughts and rain shortages are few and far between in the Hoosier state.(image)


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Alicia Morgan: Parades, chowders and covered bridges: This time of year reminds me of Grandma

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 22:42:00 -0400

You either love it or you don't. It's the standard Midwestern festival, where there's usually lots of tasty food, parades and live performances from local children.(image)


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Food Inspections Sept. 25 - Oct. 6, 2017

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 21:34:00 -0400

Restaurant inspections for Sept. 25 - Oct. 6, 2017.(image)



Stephanie Pence named WVLI coordinator

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 21:33:00 -0400

A Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College alumna and an active member of the Terre Haute community is now leading the Wabash Valley Leadership Institute.(image)


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Vigo County Jail Log: Oct. 15, 2017

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 16:16:42 -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)



Terre Haute sees dip in violent crime

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 22:39:00 -0400

Terre Haute experienced about a 10 percent decrease in violent crimes last year.(image)



Town comes together to promote fire safety

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 22:35:00 -0400

Children jumped and screamed as the sirens of a couple dozen fire engines blared down U.S. 40 in West Terre Haute Friday night as part of the 36th annual Fire Prevention Celebration parade.(image)


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Panel ponders 'Animal House' rentals

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 22:27:28 -0400

The city of Carmel is pursuing an ordinance to have its Board of Zoning Appeals regulate, but not ban, short-term rentals such as those offered through the Airbnb or vacation rental by owner (VRBO) services.(image)



Former Gov. Daniels makes $769K as Purdue president

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 20:07:45 -0400

Purdue University President Mitch Daniels' salary recently topped $769,000 a year.(image)



Black Angus celebrates 50th anniversary, 10 with the Fords

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 18:15:00 -0400

For the Terre Haute chef-owned restaurant J. Ford's Black Angus, 2016 is a hard year to top.(image)



Morton Marcus: Limited county economic success

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 18:00:00 -0400

Last week in this space we reported on the poor performance of Indiana in terms of adding jobs (47th in the nation) and advancing incomes (48th).(image)



Social Security: A calculated retirement

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 18:00:00 -0400

Calculating when you should retire requires evaluating all sources of your retirement income. There are many factors to consider, including your personal retirement goals.(image)



Fazoli's looks to hire more than 500 new employees nationwide at job fairs

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 18:00:00 -0400

Fazoli’s, America’s largest fast-casual Italian chain, is hosting its third annual ‘National Signing Day’ on Oct. 24, to be held at 119 participating locations, and with a goal to hire at least 500 team members in a single day.(image)



Business Calendar: Oct. 15, 2017

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 18:00:00 -0400

Business meetings offered this week throughout the Wabash Valley.(image)



Vectren customers should expect lower bills

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 18:00:00 -0400

Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana - North announced customers should expect natural gas bills to be relatively flat when compared to those of last winter, assuming normal winter weather year-over-year.(image)



Expert to present computer security seminar at Rose-Hulman

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 17:37:00 -0400

Internet innovator Brendan Eich, creator of JavaScript, will be be featured in a computer security seminar “Pay for My Attention!” starting at 4:20 p.m. Wednesday at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology's Moench Hall.(image)


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'Million Dollar Man' film to be shown in Terre Haute theater

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 17:00:00 -0400

On Nov. 7 at 7:00 p.m., Fathom Events and Engage Media Partners will present “The Price of Fame: The Story of Ted ‘Million Dollar Man’ DiBiase” in more than 625 select U.S. movie theaters.(image)


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Ivy Tech Community College wins 18 regional marketing awards

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 16:30:00 -0400

Ivy Tech Community College recently won 18 awards at the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations Professionals’ regional conference in Davenport, Iowa.The college was awarded five gold medals, seven silver medals and six bronze medals for(image)



Vigo County Jail Log: Oct. 14, 2017

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 16:01:42 -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)



Avon man arrested in Indianapolis apartment complex slaying

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 14:43:42 -0400

An Avon man was arrested in connection with the slaying of a woman at a downtown Indianapolis apartment complex gym.(image)



Two more file for Vigo County Council seat

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 23:33:00 -0400

A candidate who filed for selection to the Vigo County Council in a Democratic party caucus does not live in the correct district and may be bumped from consideration, the party's county chairman said this week.(image)



Two arrested after police find more than 20,000 cigarettes

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 23:23:00 -0400

A pair of Pennsylvania men were arrested in Putnam County on Friday afternoon after state police stopped the vehicle on suspicion of following other vehicles too closely.(image)


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Nov. 2 sentencing set in Sullivan election fraud case

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 23:23:00 -0400

Max Judson, the Sullivan County Council member charged with election fraud and witness tampering, is now scheduled to enter a plea of guilty and be sentenced in a hearing at 2 p.m. Nov. 2 at the U.S. Courthouse in Terre…(image)