This week, on the “eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month” in 1918, World War I came to an end when the Central Powers of Germany and Austria-Hungary signed an armistice agreement surrendering to the Allied Powers of France, Great Br
Indianapolis’ Women and Hi Tech organization has presented its 2018 Leading Light award in the “You Inspire Us!” category to Carlotta Berry, an associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, for her
The Riverton Parke High School Spell Bowl team is headed to Purdue University for the Indiana Academic Spell Bowl state finals after winning the area contest on Oct. 29 at Terre Haute South Vigo High School.The Panthers tallied 55 points to outdistan
Fourteen homeowners and two nearby churches in and near the Collett Park Historical District will open their doors and share the first hints of Christmas spirit from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday during the 26th annual Collett Park Christmas Walk.
The Brazil Concert Band will perform its annual fall concert at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Terre Haute First Baptist Church at 4701 E. Poplar St. Admission is free.
The Wabash Valley Sewing Connection will have its annual auction of handmade items at 9 a.m. Monday in the Girl Scout Service Center at Fairbanks Park, First and Oak streets.
Davis ParkDavis Park welcomed families on Oct. 29 for Safe Trick or Treating. Students and their families were able to join the Halloween parade and received lots of candy and treats. Students were also able to decorate a pumpkin to enter the pumpkin
"Canvas for The WILL Center" is scheduled 1 to 4:30 p.m. Dec. 1 in the Wabash Independent Living and Learning Center at 1 Dreiser Square in Terre Haute.
Calling all teens. Come share your time and talent with the retired Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods.The upcoming sessions are for all teenagers ages 12-18. During each session, volunteers will visit with the Sisters and help them wit
Southwest School Corporation STEM teacher Chad LeDune received the “Leader of the Year” award from Indiana Connected Educators. He is pictured with Staci Trekles, Ph.D., board president of Indiana Connected Educators.“I feel very undeserving of this
The vulnerability of highly automated physical systems to cyberspace attacks will be discussed by systems and information engineering expert Barry M. Horowitz on Nov. 28 in the 2018 Oscar Schmidt Lecture at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology.The fre
Renovated Western art galleries will serve as backdrop to the Eiteljorg Museum holiday programming and activities.The Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art is at 500 W. Washington St. on the Central Canal in White River State Park, dow
The Indiana State University Symphony Orchestra will host American composer Joan Tower for a concert in celebration of her 80th birthday at 7:30 p.m. today in Tilson Auditorium inside Tirey Hall, 200 N. Seventh St.
The city of Marshall, Illinois, is preparing for its annual Holly Days celebration, which will begin on Nov. 28.Those attending can get into the holiday spirit by taking a stroll through the Festival of Lights. And they can experience the magical, da
With many schools on break and families traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday, the Terre Haute Children’s Museum will have special hours and activities for museum entry and the Ropes Challenge Course.
It's "The Most Wonderful Time of the Year” and the Sinfonietta Pops Orchestra is preparing a concert to fulfill that expectation on Saturday at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College.
Paris (Illinois) Memorial Elementary School’s 14th annual holiday bazaar is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. CST Dec. 1.There will be a $1 admission fee for adults, which includes a ticket for a raffle drawing, Children are free. There will be 50 vendo
“Cash, The Killer & The King” by Spotlight Premier Entertainment LLC will take Saturday's Boot City Opry audience on a journey back in time to the greatest era in rock 'n' roll music.
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The Indiana State Police is partnering again in 2019 with the U.S. Department of Justice in promoting the National Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest. In 1983, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed May 25th as National Missing Children’s Day. This da
A new documentary from WTIU Public Television in Bloomington tells the unlikely story of the Gennett Recording Studios, where many of the greatest artists in American jazz, blues, country and gospel music first recorded.
Indiana University’s Grunwald Gallery will open its BFA (bachelor of fine arts) Thesis Exhibition on Nov. 27. It will run through Dec. 8.These exhibitions feature work created by graduating bachelor of fine arts students in the IU School of Art, Arch
Duke Energy Foundation is accepting grant applications for programs that support K-12 education as part of its new Powerful Communities philanthropic program.The program will award strategic charitable grants to nonprofit organizations to build power
Each year the American Contract Bridge League conducts a number of “masterpoint races” that recognize members who earn the greatest number of masterpoints during the year. One of the races, the Mini-McKenney, counts masterpoints earned at all ACBL sanctioned competitions from club games to national tournaments.
The Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign will take place Friday through Dec. 24 with Kettle Kickoff at 1 p.m. Friday in the Honey Creek Mall, 3401 S. U.S. 41.
CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center has opened registration for a second Auschwitz trip for summer 2019.Trip dates are from June 30-July 8.Highlights of this opportunity include a guided tour, led by Eva Kor, the founder of CANDLES, Holocau
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Vermillion County’s Purdue Extension office will offer a health insurance workshop beginning at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Clinton Public Library, 313 S. Fourth St. in Clinton.Workshop participants will learn key health insurance terms; how to estimate co
The most common type of bone cancer in dogs, cats and humans is osteosarcoma. Osteosarcoma is more common in the larger breeds of dogs such as rottweilers, greyhounds, golden retrievers, etc. Eighty-five percent of all major bone tumors in dogs and 70 percent in cats are osteosarcoma. About 5 percent of all primary bone tumors in children are osteosarcoma related.
The Wabash Valley Audubon Society will host Jenny Sutherland, hellbender husbandry, research and genetics laboratory technician at Purdue University, at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the Dobbs Memorial Park Nature Center, 5170 East Poplar St.Sutherland a
The glassware is mainly packed, and volunteer Jan Buffington has moved on to packing the silver, tin, and pewter. Trays, teapots, coffee urns, and cups are being listed, wrapped and packed into boxes. But Jan has a sharp eye, and brought this week’s
In the summer of 1957, it was announced that Mansfield Dam would be built across Big Raccoon Creek in Parke County, creating Raccoon Lake. As a result, the community of Portland Mills would be submerged underwater.Realizing that the memories of a com
If you have ancestors from Dearborn, Ohio, or Switzerland counties in Indiana, or parts of Franklin, Randolph, Union, or Wayne counties, then a visit to Indiana’s Gore website is a must. The so-called “Gore” area of Indiana is a sliver of land on the
Every year on Veterans Day, we honor the people who risk their lives to protect our freedom. Social Security honors veterans and active duty members of the military every day by giving them the respect they deserve.
Horizon Health has implemented a program that provides patients with up-front cost estimates and opportunities for discounts on many hospital-based services. This transparency provides pricing information before the service is performed.
Mackenzie Hastings, a certified nursing assistant at Clinton Gardens, was among the 88 frontline employees of American Senior Communities centers statewide honored for providing stellar service to patients and residents.
This Week's Circulars
- McAlister's Deli coming to Terre Haute
- Father in child-death case gets suspended sentence
- Mari Hulman George laid to rest
- Brohm, Fleck bring contrasting styles and personalities to the Big Ten
- '12 Under 40' honored: Young Wabash Valley leaders get their due
- Pedestrian dies after running into Third Street traffic
- Vigo County Jail Log: Nov. 9, 2018
- Vigo County schools urge parents/guardians to opt in to new text message system
- Valley cyclists serve as inspiration
- Still crazy after all these years