News From Terre Haute, Indiana


April 28, 2013

1988: 700 teachers unite in protest



• The Vigo County School Corp. awarded this combination of contracts for operation of the 91 school buses for the coming school year: Terre Haute Transit Co. (15), Baker Enterprises (13), individual bidders (46) and the VCSC itself (17).

• The First Baptist Church of North Terre Haute celebrated its golden anniversary. The church became a permanent congregation when it met in the IOOF Hall in North Terre Haute on May 2, 1913. J. C. Durr was the present pastor.

• The 1913 graduating class of the Union Hospital Training School for Nurses celebrated its 50th anniversary. Four of the six graduates still living were Rosamond McKamey Cannaday (California), Ruth Fredenberger Easley (Clay City), Mary Wyeth McLaughlin (Riley) and Mignon Warrick Shaffer (Terre Haute).

• The traditional Wiley High School Annual Revue, “Centime Capers” named for the school’s centennial celebration, was sponsored by the Student Council with faculty sponsors Paul Hardesty and Robert Bilsland. Leslie Bain was the Wiley band director, and Jerry Sparks, a Wiley alumnus attending Indiana University, the emcee.


Text Only | Photo Reprints
Latest News Poll
AP Video
Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Gaza Residents Mourn Dead Amid Airstrikes Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Dempsey: Putin May Light Fire and Lose Control Crashed Air Algerie Plane Found in Mali Kerry: No Deal Yet on 7-Day Gaza Truce Israel Mulls Ceasefire Amid Gaza Offensive Raw: Iowa Police Dash Cam Shows Wild Chase Raw: Air Algerie Crash Site in Mali Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Police: Doctor Who Shot Gunman 'Saved Lives' In Case of Fire, Oxygen Masks for Pets Mobile App Gives Tour of Battle of Atlanta Sites Israeli American Reservist Torn Over Return
NDN Video
Big Weekend For Atlanta Braves In Cooperstown - @TheBuzzeronFox Chapter Two: Becoming a first-time director What's Got Jack Black Freaking Out at Comic-Con? Doctors Remove 232 Teeth From Teen's Mouth Bradley Cooper Explains His Voice in 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Deja vu: Another NYPD officer choke-holding a suspect 'Fifty Shades of Grey': Watch the Super Sexy First Trailer Now! Reports: Ravens RB Ray Rice Suspended For 1st 2 Games Of The Season Air Algerie plane with 119 on board missing over Mali Diamond Stone, Malik Newman, Josh Jackson and others showcase talent Free Arturo - The World's Saddest Polar Bear A Look Back at Batman On Film Through The Years LeBron James -- Dropped $2k On Cupcake Apology ... Proceeds To Benefit Charity Snoop Dogg Says He Smoked Weed at the White House Raw: Fight Breaks Out in Ukraine Parliament Chris Pratt Interrupts Interview To French Braid Intern's Hair Shirtless Super Mario Balotelli Dances While Ironing - @TheBuzzeronFOX Whoa! Watch "Housewives" Star Do the Unthinkable LeBron apologizes to neighbors with cupcakes Justin Bieber In Calvin Klein Underwear Shoot

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
  • -


    March 12, 2010