VIDEO: The Grascals have Wabash Valley’s toes tappin’
Bluegrass fans came from all four corners of the Wabash Valley to see Nashville, Tenn.-based band The Grascals — and its Vigo County-native member — in concert Friday night in Union Christian Church.
Jo-Ann Jones of Clinton was “pew dancing” in front of the sold-out crowd.
VIDEO: Eyes in the sky
Downtown Terre Haute gets demonstration of Pocket Drone and GPS navigation software.
Video: Navy veteran recounts tale of kayak trip
Sharing his story is exciting for a Dugger man who made history by becoming the first blind solo kayaker to travel the entire length of the Grand Canyon.
Video: SPPRAK-ers spread message
Six-year-old Sunny Santharam knows what kindness is.
When his father Ram asked him the definition, Sunny quickly responded, “Be nice to everyone!”
Video: Full-time Eagle Scout
Seth Boland poses with his Eagle Scout award at the stage extension he built in Ryves Youth Center at Etling Hall. Boland had the help of family, friends and fellow scouts, taking parts of three weekends to build the structure.
VIDEO: Conserving the Wabash River, Sugar Creek corridor
More than 1,200 acres west of Turkey Run State Park along Sugar Creek will be open to the public in April, thanks to Indiana’s Healthy Rivers INitiative.
VIDEO: ‘Notes on a River’ exhibit brings Wabash scenes to gallery
The best views of the Wabash come with wet, muddy feet. Free flowing and untamed, the river’s banks often test human visitors. The Wabash looks its finest at water’s edge, where nature rules and man’s domain lies over the bank, out of sight. Nancy Nichols-Pethick set up her easel there, atop uneven stones, mossy dirt and marshy weeds.
VIDEO: Clay Schools to install district-wide video surveillance system
Soon, Clay Community Schools Corp. will have a district-wide video surveillance system in place that will enable a few school officials — and eventually law enforcement — to monitor nearly 300 cameras at 15 facilities, should security issues arise.
VIDEO: Vigo mumps case confirmed
A Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology student has been diagnosed with mumps, and there are at least six other “probable cases” of mumps in Vigo County, according to the Vigo County Health Department.
VIDEO: Rosedale igloo
Keaton Allen checks one of the rooms in the snowy structure he and friends Noelanie Loomis, Gabe Whitford and Isaiah Bowman are building at the park in Rosedale.
VIDEO: Broken heart
Heinl’s Flower Shop will not be open for Valentine’s Day — or any future Valentine’s Day.
After a devastating water pipe rupture resulted in substantial damage to the design area, show room and an upstairs apartment on Jan. 9, owner Vonda Monts has decided not to re-open as a floral shop..
VIDEO: Traveling Lincoln exhibit at ISU
A traveling exhibit that takes a closer look at Abraham Lincoln’s presidency during the Civil War has arrived in Terre Haute. “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War,” opened Thursday in Cunningham Memorial Library at Indiana State University. It will be on display through March 21.
VIDEO: Plans emerge for historic move from Sage House
“We’re moving into the second life … of the historical museum,” said Marylee Hagan, executive director of the Vigo County Historical Society and Museum.
Video: Historic roller rink under renovation
Robert Kramer has one of the best jobs in town.
Kramer, a native of Martinsville, is leading the charge to bring the Wigwam skating and event center back to life.
Video: Election board OKs ballot change
The Vigo County Election Board Wednesday adopted a resolution to permit the central counting of absentee ballots.
VIDEO: Cold case homicide: 15 years later
Fifteen years is a long time to wait for a payoff when it comes to arresting a suspect in a homicide investigation.
VIDEO: Judging their piece of the pie
The smell of delicious pies filled the air inside the Wabash Valley Banquet Center at the Wabash Valley Fairgrounds during a pie contest on Thursday — National Pie Day.
VIDEO: Sen. Donnelly updates T-S editorial board
Passage of a long overdue U.S. farm bill could be completed by the end of this month, Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., said Tuesday.
VIDEO: South coach to be inducted into state high school tennis Hall of Fame
When Illinois resident Bill Blankenbaker debuted as Terre Haute South High School’s tennis coach for boys and girls back in 1996, he had no idea how long he would continue with those duties.
VIDEO: Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Day of service
Indiana State University students Paige Clouse and Samantha Beccari wore face masks and gloves as they helped clean up an abandoned house on South 13 1⁄2 Street.
VIDEO: United Day for United Way
The wind combined with the cold temperatures did not freeze out the enthusiasm of the eighth annual United Day for United Way volunteers around the Wabash Valley on Friday.
VIDEO: Not just for show
Leslie Grow, Indiana Department of Natural Resources interpretive naturalist at the Hardy Lake Dwight Chamberlain Raptor Center, gave the barred owl's "Who Cooks for you, who cooks for you-all call." Grow brought six raptors to Fowler Park for the first in a series of programs offered by the Vigo County Parks Department. The next event, Nature's Design, will begin at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22.
VIDEO: 104 percent a Pacer fan
A long-time Indiana Pacers fan, Ruby Carter watches their games on television and has her favorite player — Danny Granger. “I like his attitude,” she said. Carter — who turned 104 Thursday — might be considered an “unofficial” Pacer herself. The boyfriend of a relative used some connections to get a special surprise for Carter.
VIDEO: Voter registration efforts pay off
Getting a 100 percent score on a test is probably a goal for most students. It was also the goal of one North Vermillion High School teacher who achieved that 100 percent mark on his own test, which was to register all voter-eligible teenagers at the school.
VIDEO: Winter weather wallops Valley
Wabash Valley residents woke up Thursday morning to roads with a layer of ice and snow that continued throughout the day and resulted in dangerous road conditions.
More snow and wind chills near zero degrees are expected today.
VIDEO: Businesses, development at forefront
Mayor Duke Bennett gave an upbeat report to local business leaders Monday in his annual address to the city’s Chamber of Commerce.
ARCTIC BLAST 2014 Video: Vigo superintendent keeps schools closed after assessment
As he drove through slushy, snow-filled streets Thursday toward Fuqua Elementary School, Vigo County School Corp. Superintendent Danny Tanoos kept a close eye on piles of snow impeding bus stops and sidewalks.
VIDEO: Terre Haute artist Bill Wolfe pours heart, soul into project of a lifetime
Bill Wolfe thumbed through a series of photographs documenting his sculpture of basketball legend Larry Bird.
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VIDEO: Enter Red Ribbon Week 'A Healthy Me is Drug Free' contest
The National Family Partnership® (NFP) announces the national contest for its 28th annual Red Ribbon Week®, Oct. 23-31. Here’s how to enter to win $1,000 for your K-12 school and an iPad for the home:
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