Terre Haute artist Debra Butler is River City Art Association's September Artist of the Month showcased in the Vigo County Public Library's virtual exhibition at https://youtu.be/10yVUseHDkk/.
A “Fall Floral Lunch and Learn” with the Sisters of Providence is scheduled noon to 3 p.m. Sept. 30 at White Violet Center for Eco-Justice at St. Mary-of-the-Woods.
National Alliance on Mental Illness of Vigo County will host a free seminar with lunch on Sept. 25 in the Landsbaum Center for Health Education,1433 N. Sixth 1/2 St., in Terre Haute.
The Marshall Public Library Oral History Collection on the Illinois Digital Archives is now available at http://www.idaillinois.org/.
Every photograph in the collection of the Vigo County Historical Museum tells a unique story. Some of which are well known, some well researched by the great “History Makers” of the past, and some are just a mystery waiting to be solved. This week’s Historical Treasure is one of the many photos from the museum archives that came with no background story what-so-ever. The story begins with the Madison County Historical Society, who seeing it fit to return the photo to its place of origin, arranged to have it delivered to the Vigo County History Center.
Results of the Labor Day Monday afternoon game, all earning points: first, James Kirtley and Tana Holt; second Connie Shattuck and Charles Bryan Jr.; third, Sharon Winters and Nancy Handley. Monday evening “fun bridge” did not play.
The annual Cory Apple Festival will offer food, vendors and entertainment Friday through Sept. 26 in the Clay County town just off Indiana 46. New this year will be a Jeep Junkies “Cruising Out Childhood Cancer In Cory” at noon on Sept. 26.
The State High School classes of 1970 and 1971 will have a combined 50th reunion from 6 to 10 p.m. on Oct. 2 at the Sycamore Country Club, 200 Heritage Drive, Terre Haute.
The French Revolution took place from 1789 to 1799. This was a politically violent time in France that resulted in the feudal monarchy being overthrown, the initiation of a republican form of government, many changes to the social and legal systems in France, and a dictatorship under Emperor Napoleon I.
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Why Make Waves will celebrate the reopening of the Vigo County YMCA pool in Terre Haute with a fundraising luncheon and runway style show on Sept. 22. "Lifestyles Unlimited — Styles to Get the Most Out of Life" is scheduled 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Country Club of Terre Haute at Allendale. A virtual auction will begin at 8 a.m. Sept. 15 and close at 12:30 p.m. on Sept. 22. For details, text WAVES to 71760. Raffle tickets will be available for several items. Email firstname.lastname@example.org/.
Vincennes, IN — Despite June 14, 1936 being a Sunday morning and well on its way toward 90 degrees, nearly 75,000 people waited at the George Rogers Clark Memorial in Vincennes as President Franklin Roosevelt, seated in a black Packard with his wife, Eleanor, and popular Indiana governor Paul McNutt, arrived from Union Depot.
This Week's Circulars
- Vigo County Jail Log: Sept. 13, 2021
- Pedestrian dies in U.S. 41 crash near Lyford
- Vigo County Jail Log: Sept. 15, 2021
- Colorado man wins candy factory after finding golden ticket in Highland Park
- GOP quietly releases new district maps
- Vigo County Jail Log: Sept. 16, 2021
- Food Inspections Aug. 30-Sept. 4, 2021
- VCSC grades 7-12 must wear masks indoors
- Company seeks to expand into Terre Haute
- More child porn charges filed against Marshall, Ill., man