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Five Illinois undergraduate students from the Wabash Valley were named to the fall 2020 Dean’s List at Western Illinois University at Macomb/Moline. They are junior Cameron C. McIntire and freshman Maureen H McIntire from Casey; junior Kyle Webster f

Jacob Roskovensky of Chrisman, Illinois, has been selected as a 2021 ­­winner of The Knot Best of Weddings, an accolade representing the highest- and most-rated wedding professionals as reviewed by real couples, their families and wedding guests on The Knot, a leading wedding planning and registry brand and app. This is the third year The Mill at Sugar Grove has been named a winner of The Knot Best of Weddings awards.

America is the land of immigrants. Many came to Terre Haute from Europe, as well as Syria and neighboring places. In August 1969, my husband and I, along with our young daughter, came to Terre Haute from India. We both are medical doctors (pathologists) and completed our post graduate training in Massachusetts and New York. We were looking for jobs and received positive response from the Laboratory group in Union Hospital. And this began our sojourn.

Greetings fellow bridge enthusiasts of the Wabash Valley. A strong field of 36 players competed in the Jan. 12 evening Terre Haute/Paris Virtual Club Game.

Pace Community Action Agency’s Health Connection department will provide no-cost pap and human papillomavirus (HPV) testing and no-cost human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccinations, for those who qualify. This will be available throughout the month of January.

A well-known orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine physician in the Wabash Valley has joined Horizon Health on a full-time basis.Jeff Bollenbacher is now seeing patients in the Paris Clinic. He is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who has had a p

Community events offered Jan. 18 and 19 in the Wabash Valley.

In a colorful tale, author Emma Petty Beals recalls a childhood memory that will entertain readers young and old.“A Snake in My Hair,” by the Indiana State University aluma, has been released by RoseDog Books of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It is one of

Terre Haute Moose Lodge 1009 is set to host an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, in the lodge at 3708 Wabash Ave.

Greetings fellow Wabash Valley Bridge enthusiasts. A field of 36 players competed in the Jan. 5 Terre Haute/Paris weekly Tuesday evening Virtual Club Game.

Editor’s note: Send news of social, fraternal and philanthropic organizations to Groups and Gatherings, Tribune-Star, P.O. Box 149, Terre Haute, IN 47808; community@tribstar.com (email); or 812-231-4321 (fax). List time, date, address and nature of event or meeting. Please include a contact name and phone number. Items must be received 10 days before publication.

Loring C. Halberstadt was elected president of the Vigo County Historical Society in 1947 and served until his death in 1963. He was the longest serving president of the Historical Society’s board of directors. It was during his leadership, that the Historical Museum at Sixth Street and Washington Avenue was opened and made available to the public.

The Maple Center for Integrative Health in Terre Haute will offer another Jumpstart Challenge in February and March. This mostly online healthy lifestyle program is ideal for people with busy schedules who cannot attend weekly classes. Limited spots are available. Scholarships available. Deadline for registration and payment is Friday, Jan. 22.

Union HospitalAmber Lorena Wolf, Knightsville, and Andrew Lee Spears, girl, Dec. 13.Katelyn Raeann Bedwell, Terre Haute, and Jeremy Dana Trimble, boy, Dec. 14.Anna Marie McCarter, Terre Haute, and Gage Andrew Cummins, boy, Dec. 14.Molly Marie McConne

Providence has provided a way for Maureen Dickinson to make a difference in peoples’ lives with the Sisters of Providence of St. Mary-of-the-Woods.Recently, the Illinois native accepted the position of director of mission advancement for the congrega

Dear Readers: Today’s Sound Off is a warning about charity scams:Dear Heloise: In this colder weather, many charities will be asking for donations to help the homeless and the needy. Many are reputable agencies whose only goal is to help others. Howe

Editor’s note: The Historical Treasure team will honor remarkable volunteer Dr. Dipa Sarkar with a series of articles she previously contributed to the Tribune-Star. Sarkar passed away at age 89 on Oct. 29, 2020. Her legacy of incredible works truly

Editor’s note: Send news of social, fraternal and philanthropic organizations to Groups and Gatherings, Tribune-Star, P.O. Box 149, Terre Haute, IN 47808; community@tribstar.com (email); or 812-231-4321 (fax). List time, date, address and nature of event or meeting. Please include a contact name and phone number. Items must be received 10 days before publication.

The last Terre Haute/Paris evening Virtual Club Game on Dec. 29 closed out the year on a strong note with 38 players participating.

The Indiana Arts Commission has opened the application process for its fiscal year 2022 Arts Project Support and Arts Organization Support programs.Arts Project Support grants provide funding to nonprofit organizations to support a specific part of t

Union HospitalNicole Lynn and Christopher RJ Smith, Terre Haute, boy, Oct. 25.Keisha Madeline Joyner, Terre Haute, and Cody Allen Steadman, boy, Oct. 26.Stacy Lynn and Troy Allen Lowdermilk, Center Point, boy, Oct. 26.Shauna Anne Riggle, Brazil, and

In March 2020, we temporarily closed all of our Social Security Hearing Offices due to the Coronavirus pandemic and are not offering in-person hearings. During the office closures, we are providing two flexible, safe, and secure hearing options: eith

Terre Haute Moose Lodge 1009 will resume two fundraising activities this week to help support local charities. Weekly bingo starts Thursday with an early bird game at 6:30 p.m. and regular bingo at 7 p.m. in the lodge at 3708 Wabash Ave. The lodge also is set to host an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday.

As we have just celebrated the Christmas holiday and are welcoming the New Year, it seems quite appropriate to talk about greeting cards, which have become a very important and essential part of our lives. New Year’s Day signifies the end of one year and the beginning of another year. People from all over the world celebrate this day with great expectation, joy and hope.

Season's greetings fellow Wabash Valley bridge enthusiasts. A slightly smaller than usual field competed in the Dec. 22 Terre Haute/Paris Tuesday evening Virtual Club Game.

Turkey Run State Park encourages all ages to experience its canyons in a new way with guided ice hikes on Saturdays in January and February. Participants will be led through either Rocky Hollow, Bear Hollow, or Gypsy Gulch, depending on the date.

Reid Charles Brown of Marshall, Illinois was recently named to the University of Mississippi's fall 2020 Dean's Honor Roll, which is reserved for students who earn a semester GPA of 3.50 to 3.74. In order to be eligible for honor roll designation, a

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