News From Terre Haute, Indiana

August 4, 2013

Briefly: August 4, 2013

Tribune-Star staff report
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Terre Haute

Time Warner Cable, Verizon team up

Verizon Wireless and Time Warner Cable Inc. have announced they are teaming up to offer qualified customers in Terre Haute packages of cable TV, Internet and home phone services, as well as smartphones and tablets, from both companies.

In 2012, Time Warner and Verizon began selling each other'’s products and services in various cities in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Kansas, Massachusetts, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas and Wisconsin.

Time Warner products can now be purchased along with a Verizon smartphone, tablet and data plan.

For additional information, visit www.verizon or

wireless. Customers can sign up for these packages at the Verizon Wireless store at 3373 S. U.S.  41 or by calling 1-888-535-0187 or 1-800-TWCABLE.

Marshall, Ill.

Family Fitness Zone plans celebration

Family Fitness Zone in Marshall is planning a celebration and ribbon cutting ceremony at 5:30 p.m. CDT Aug. 9 at its new location at 1408 N. Michigan Ave.

The business will offer free classes and free one-day passes to the gym on that day. Classes include Zumba at 4:30 p.m., kettle bells at 5:45 p.m. and yoga at 6:30 p.m.

Family Fitness Zone is a 24-hour gym with keycard access. For more information call 217-826-3508 or visit

Terre Haute

Have Lunch with a Lawyer, and ‘Buck’

Senior Education Ministries will welcome Bill Fulton, the new director of Unclaimed Property for the State of Indiana, to its Lunch with a Lawyer program from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 19 at the Wabash Senior Activity Center, 300 S. Fifth St.

Fulton lives in Greenwood with his family and “Buck the Money Dog,” the Unclaimed Property mascot. Buck has been touring with the attorney general and sniffing out unclaimed funds since April.

A question-and-answer period will follow the presentation (of which Buck will be a part). Lunch will be provided courtesy of Cloverleaf Healthcare. During the “mission moment,” a community service agency will provide information about its services.

Space is limited and reservations are required. Call 812-232-7575.