A Terre Haute man led police on a chase around the city's north side Friday night after speeding past a stop sign. Bryson Bones, 20, of Terre Haute, was booked in the Vigo County Jail early Saturday morning and faces preliminary charges of driving wh

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Clark County could become the first local government in Illinois to ban the sale of marijuana under legislation that permits recreational use of cannabis statewide effective Jan. 1 but includes an "opt out" provision for local communities. However, any ban imposed by the county board would apply only in unincorporated areas of the county.

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Diversity Walk Terre Haute was postponed Saturday morning as rain soaked the city for much of the day.

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Vigo County citizens, already paying more taxes for a jail and downtown convention center, could be asked to vote this fall on a referendum that would raise property taxes to support schools.

Your daily look at late breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, June 14.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Calling Iran "a nation of terror," President Donald Trump on Friday publicly accused the Persian Gulf country of responsibility for recent attacks on oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz. Trump said Iran's culpability wa

WASHINGTON (AP) — Once a skeptic about climate change, Jim Bridenstine came around to the prevailing view of scientists before he took over as NASA administrator. That evolution did not sit well with a Trump environmental adviser, nor a think-tank an

The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 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.

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The Indiana Court of Appeals today said it will consider the mid-case appeal filed by former Vigo County schools superintendent Danny Tanoos, who is facing bribery charges in Marion County.

Officials say manufacturer Allison Transmission is planning to expand in central Indiana, creating more than 300 jobs through 2020.The company that makes propulsion systems for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles announced the expansion Friday

Hamilton Center has announced it has hired Ebony Kay as director of corporate achievement at its corporate office, 620 8th Avenue.Kay graduated from Indiana State University in 2005 with a bachelor of science in public relations and a minor in journa

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Sugar Creek Fire Department battled an hours-long fire Friday evening at a business and home in West Terre Haute.A pair of Sugar Creek fire engines were dispatched to Quality Council of Indiana about 5 p.m., an in-home business at 602 W. Paris Ave.Su

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb has a new budget aide.Holcomb announced Friday that Zachary Jackson will serve as state budget director after serving since 2013 as the deputy director, where he helped produce the governor’s biennial budget and manage state

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Indiana State Health Commissioner Dr. Kristina Box told members of Better Health Wabash Valley that community based programs are the most successful at tackling health issues.

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A petition to rezone land for a new Vigo County Jail and security complex is slated to go before the Vigo County Area Plan Commission on July 3. The petition then goes before the Terre Haute City Council at its July 11 meeting.

Your daily look at late breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, June 13.

A Terre Haute accused of rape was arrested Wednesday. James A. Fields, 30, was booked into Vigo County Jail on a preliminary Class 3 felony charge of rape, according to jail records.

The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement June 6 and Saturday to Tuesday, 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.

The Greater Terre Haute NAACP branch will host a program Monday about a critical campaign to balance the needs of children with volunteers. Jan Hoff, recruiter supervisor of Vigo County’s Court Appointed Special Advocates program, will be the featured speaker during the monthly NAACP meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the Vigo County Public Library.

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A change of venue was granted for a Parke County man who faces felony charges in an alleged drunken driving crash that authorities say caused the deaths of a former Parke County sheriff and his wife.

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Nearly 50 people packed the 20-seat Vigo Juvenile Court on Thursday morning as Terre Haute teen pleaded guilty to reckless homicide and was sentenced to spend 300 days in the Indiana Department of Corrections juvenile division.

Assistant Fire Chief Norm Loudermilk has called on the Terre Haute City Council to help find short-term space for the homeless.Loudermilk said the department in recent weeks has responded to a growing number of calls where homeless people are conduct

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The Terre Haute Economic Development Commission and City Council have signed off on a financing plan for Pyrolyx USA's second tire reclamation plant in Fort Harrison Business Park.

Saying he didn’t sense a lot of support for the idea, City Councilman Todd Nation on Thursday withdrew his proposed ordinance to convert portions of Eighth and Ninth streets to two-way traffic.A traffic study by West-Central Indiana Economic Developm

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Bids opened Thursday for construction of a new downtown Terre Haute Convention Center appear to be below an overall project estimate. Thirty-eight companies bid on 17 categories of construction work for the convention center. The low bids tallied more than $29.5 million, while high bids were more than $32 million.

Your daily look at late breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, June 12.

Ivy Tech Community College Terre Haute will hold a “Coach Purse Bingo Bash” event to benefit students from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 13. The event will raise funds to establish a new scholarship

The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement June 5 to 8, 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.

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The Indiana Court of Appeals has affirmed an eight-year prison sentence issued a Fontanet man in connection with the February 2017 starvation death of a disabled 9-year-old child.

A bridge project will force lane closures beginning next week on a short stretch of U.S. 40 in eastern Vigo County.Placement of driving surface overlays on the bridges over Snake Creek east of Seelyville is scheduled to begin on or after Monday, acco

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A plea agreement submitted in juvenile court would have a teen charged with reckless homicide serve 300 days in the Indiana Department of Corrections, according to Vigo County court documents.

Fourteen Indiana educators gathered this week at the two-day Dynamics of Climate Workshop hosted by Carmel Green Initiative. The workshop was held at the Westfield Washington Public Library in northern Hamilton County.

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A newly formed task force for the Terre Haute Regional Airport hopes to coordinate efforts to develop the business corridor along Indiana 46/US 40.

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Near 80 people came together at the Vigo County Courthouse on Wednesday evening to show racists who recently propagated anti-Semitic literature in Terre Haute and Paris, Illinois, that they will not forsake their personal creeds of universal love and inclusion in the face of hateful intimidation.

Your daily look at late breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, June 11.

The public can learn about the struggles and victories that members of Vigo County's recovery community have faced in their journey away from addiction on Saturday (June 22) at the Vigo County Public Library in Terre Haute. "Faces & Voices or Recovery, a Public Event" will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. It is presented by the Wabash Valley Recovery Alliance.

Disagree without being disagreeable. Often, I fall short of that goal. I do enjoy taking a position I have not supported in the past. It’s like wearing a different set of clothes. Does that make me an intellectual transvestite?

OAKTOWN, Ind. (AP) — State highway crews have begun work on a new intersection that's aimed at making a deadly stretch of a southwestern Indiana highway safer. Workers with the Indiana Department of Transportation started work Monday on the project

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Benjamin Joseph Emory Sr. passed away at home on Tuesday, June 11, 2019. He was born to Wanda Laycock and James Emory. Visitation is on Friday, June 13, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., in DeBaun Springhill Chapel. For additional information and full obituary visit: