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Elevate Praise will present VWorship artists Sisters & Co. at its first event for the summer.The artists will perform during the 7 p.m. CDT Aug. 1 worship service at Linn Park amphitheater, 14 N. Mill Street, Martinsville, Illinois.

A virtual Master Gardener program on home horticulture will be offered in Vigo County with expert speakers from Purdue University and around Indiana. The statewide Virtual Purdue EMG Basic Training is scheduled 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. EST Tuesdays beginning Aug. 25 and ending Dec. 15.

This year's Edington family reunion on Aug. 16 will take place on social media instead of the usual in-person gathering place in Terre Haute. Contact the family at for more details on the Facebook event.

River City Art Association will host its 2020 juried exhibition Aug. 7 and 8 in a new location at Terre Haute. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual Downtown Terre Haute First Friday event sponsored by First Financial Bank has been moved to the Fine Arts Building at the Wabash Valley Fairgrounds to allow larger space for social distancing.

The Brazil Concert Band will present its annual German Musikfest at 8 p.m. Sunday at Forest Park, rain or shine.Herr Director von Huber will be joined on the podium by Janelle Huber who serves as elementary band director at Kelly Elementary School an

Visitors to three Indiana state parks who attend presentations, see pollinators at work or just get a clean water supply will enjoy the results of projects funded in part by grants from the Indiana Parks Alliance.

The Terre Haute Community Band will present a live concert at 7:30 p.m. today in Fairbanks Park. The free concert is sponsored by the Terre Haute Parks and Recreation Department. Conductor Yvonne Newlin notes the music selected for this concert inclu

It isn’t every day a beautifully preserved World War II Navy Uniform shows up among the donated artifacts at the Vigo County Historical Museum. But when one does and it’s accompanied by a biographic profile of the veteran along with a photograph of him wearing the uniform; it’s like hitting the history maker’s jackpot.

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Greetings fellow bridge enthusiasts of the Wabash Valley. Happy to report that the local Virtual Club Game hosted by the Terre Haute Bridge Center in combination with the Paris Bridge Center is doing very well. Participation is holding up with 38 pla