GARY (AP) — The northwest Indiana city of Gary reported 58 homicides in 2019, which is the highest since 2007 when there were 71, officials said.
Human skeletal remains found last fall in a wooded area of southern Indiana have been identified as those of a man who vanished in August, police said. The Bedford Police Department announced Thursday that the remains are those of Brian S. Blomquist
The interim president at Indiana's Franklin College is a longtime administrator who has won more than 500 games as basketball coach. Kerry Prather was appointed after the arrest and firing of Thomas Minar, who is charged in Door County, Wisconsin, w
David Rice, the first president of the University of Southern Indiana, has died at age 90. The school in Evansville was a regional campus of Indiana State University for 20 years until it became a separate college in 1985. Rice was president until 1
On Jan. 8, field office hours on Wednesdays were extended to 4 p.m. with typical field office hours now 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
U.S. Rep. Larry Bucshon, R-Newburgh, isn't taking lightly his race in the 8th Congressional District against challenger Thomasina Marsili, D-Spencer.
Unfunded and increasing training mandates for teachers in recent years have been a growing concern for schools, but bills before the Indiana General Assembly would provide greater flexibility and ease what some describe as over-regulation.
Using nationally-certified search and rescue K9s as its tool of choice, the crews assist local law enforcement and county emergency management in finding lost or missing people.
The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement, based on jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers but are not final until the Vigo County prosecutor reviews the case and files official charges.
More than 20 years ago, former Indiana first lady Judy O'Bannon came to downtown Terre Haute as her gift to the city — a Hoosier Millennium tulip poplar tree — was planted. O'Bannon will return to the site for a ceremony commemorating the 20th anniversary of her gift at 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23.
Toyota will stop making its Tacoma small pickup in San Antonio next year as it shifts production to Mexico, but the company says no U.S. jobs will be lost. To make up for the lost work, the San Antonio plant will build the Sequoia large SUV, and its
An Indiana man charged with negligent homicide in his young granddaughter’s fatal fall from a cruise ship’s open window in Puerto Rico leaned out of that window for several seconds before he lifted the child up to it and she fell, the cruise operator
The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part of her campaign to combat child obesity.The impact, child nutrition advocates said, will be less fruit and
Another Democrat has filed for a county seat for the May 5 Primary Election. Democrat S. Marie Belzile Theisz has filed as a candidate for an at-large seat on the Vigo County Council.
A week after the Vigo County School Corp. parted ways with its chief financial officer, Bruce Perry, the district has still not explained the reason for his departure or financial issues that may be associated.
Building a tape dispenser that can be used with only one hand was a challenge accepted by 21 high school students Friday morning. Three of those students created tape dispensers so functional they will represent their schools in a state competition in March.
The Greater Terre Haute Branch of the NAACP is asking the city of Terre Haute to end its relationship with the A&E network television show "Live PD."
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia on Wednesday moved to the brink of becoming the crucial 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment in what was seen as a momentous victory for the women's rights movement even though it is far from certain the measure will ever be added to the U.S. Constitution.
The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement Wednesday and Thursday, based on jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers but are not final until the Vigo County prosecutor reviews the case and files official charges.
Indiana State University construction management students and other ISU students will more easily connect with employers through the creation of the NECA-IBEW Built for Career Success program, the Division of University Advancement has announced.
An investigation into threats made by a student at Parke Heritage Middle School Monday has been turned over to the Parke County prosecutor's office, according to a news release from the sheriff's department issued late this afternoon.
A new incentive this year for donors was a twist on the long-standing partnership with Terre Haute Chevrolet. Rather than giving away a car as in years past, the lucky donor had a chance to win a $10,000 cash. On Thursday, Terre Haute resident Haley Akers opened the correct box to win the big bucks.
Nearly 100 years ago, the hallways of the statehouse erupted with cheers, music and waltzing when the general assembly voted to give Hoosier women the right to vote. Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch, the chair of the Indiana Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission, on Thursday unveiled a new plaque commemorating that progress and announced events planned throughout the year.
The American Institute of Family Law Attorneys has recognized the exceptional performance of Rowdy G. Williams Law Firm P.C. as Two Years 10 Best Family Law Firm for Client Satisfaction.
Indiana State University construction management students and other ISU students will more easily connect with employers through the creation of the NECA-IBEW Built for Career Success program.
It's a miracle that Terre Haute didn't become a ghost town after Prohibition hit a century ago today. Ingenuity, resilience and, frankly, a culture of unabashed illegalities gradually filled the economic void created when the 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution took effect seconds after midnight on Jan. 17, 1920. The law changed Terre Haute for decades.
Days shy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s 91st birthday, Indiana State University’s annual MLK dinner challenged attendees to reflect on the lessons of a life cut short and to carry forward the man’s legacy of radical bravery.Highlighted by a keynote
While it might look like some sort of secret society emblem, it is actually a piece of Vigo County history. Trying to spark more discussion of the county's past, Commissioner Brendan Kearns is drawing attention to the county's original logo, even sporting it on several golf-style shirts he wears.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s governor on Tuesday outlined to state legislators how to free up tens of millions of dollars to boost teacher pay but said he didn't want them to act on it until next year.
A Terre Haute man faces charges of arson, disorderly conduct and obstructing a firefighter's duty following a Tuesday evening fire that destroyed a home near Hall and Fruitridge streets.
Circuit Court Judge Holly Harvey's Monday ruling comes as Indiana University's residence centers Foster and McNutt are being renovated, where mold was a problem during the 2018-19 school year.
Indiana State University is among 27 universities and colleges selected as “The Most Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs” by Diverse: Issues In Higher Education.
This Week's Circulars
TERRE HAUTE [mdash] Tammy Lynn Mize, 59, of Terre Haute, Indiana, was called home to be with our Lord on January 15, 2020. She was born on December 17, 1961 to Samuel and Judy Cash. Tammy is survived by two daughters, Amanda (Steven) Styles of Evansville, Indiana and Jennifer Mize of Terre H…
- Man dies after KFC standoff
- Vigo County Jail Log: Jan. 12, 2020
- Dispute over downtown parking looms
- Vigo County Jail Log: Jan. 15, 2020
- NAACP: End city deal with 'Live PD'
- Vigo traffic stop leads to drug arrest
- Debate over 686 Wabash Ave. lot gets rolling
- TH North, South grad ceremonies in gyms this year
- Winter weather advisory issued for Terre Haute area
- ISU to honor Thomas, '77 gymnastics team