Indiana State defeated McKendree 80-63 on Wednesday in the season's home opener at Hulman Center.
Our Vigo County Commissioner, Judy Anderson, was all smiles and glowed with pride while telling me about her niece, Allyson Buffo. Allyson is an extreme lady of the outdoors and lives in God’s country, Parke County!
The 2018-19 Wabash Valley High School Travel League is off and running with an ambitious 22-week schedule this school year, with eight area high school teams competing in two divisions.
Sisson, from a continued love of swimming, led her to competing year around for the Terre Haute Torpedoes, which she has done for several seasons. This required many miles for the family driving back and forth from Marshall to Terre Haute and sometimes required a little extra time for early morning practices. A 7 a.m. practice means arriving to the pool 6 a.m. Central Time.
Back in the day, when I learned at the last minute one of my bowling team members was going to be absent, it was usually a no-win task to locate a replacement.Nowadays, it’s no problem thanks to social media. In fact, it sometimes turns into a mini-a
Joe Butcher eats and sleeps, or we should say gets lack of sleep, because of the outdoors. Joe lives in New Goshen and loves the small-town life. He owns Goo’s Farm and employs thousands of honey bees and a few human helpers. He works a full-time job
The U.S. Bowling Congress, the national sanctioning body for bowling, just released its membership satisfaction survey recap for the 2017-18 season.
On Sept. 21, the good folks from Union Hospital sponsored the Union Heath Foundation Sporting Clays Classic Shoot at the Terre Haute Sporting Clays at 1041 W Sandford Avenue, located 3 miles north of Terre Haute on Hwy 63.
The Cassell Strong scramble tournament fielded 33 teams at $500 per team, along with many donations. This great effort by the local golfers will contribute to Kristy Cassell’s struggle to fight her battle with paralysis caused by a tragic accident.
It seems a bit early to be talking local bowling association tournaments, but the annual event for the younger bowlers is coming up next month. The Greater Terre Haute USBC is set to conduct its Youth Association Tournament at the Terre Haute Bowling Center the first two weekends of November.
Sakbun, who swims for Terre Haute South and the Terre Haute Torpedoes had several different options available. Apsara narrowed the list down to Indiana State, University of Wisconsin Green Bay and Ball State.
Lisa Yowell is a very caring lady who loves all of God’s creatures. M any pets in the past as well as today’s have been treated like children. She has a heart of gold. From learning of the drastic decline of butterflies, she decided to help in any way she could.
Since we just had some local golf action — without it being a scramble — and tournaments with individuals playing by the U.S. Golf Association rules, I thought I would mention some of the new rules in effect beginning in 2019.
On Sept. 9, I was attending the Clay County Nature Day event at the Clay County Fairgrounds when I could feel something staring daggers at me. I looked up to see three ‘Raptors’ or birds of prey, watching me. I think they were hungry!
The men’s and women’s teams’ first tournament — Warrior Fall Classic, Bowl One Lanes, a Tier 1 event in Troy, Michigan — was held yesterday. This Saturday, the club is conducting a fundraiser/ tournament — the Sycamore Sweeper — at the Terre Haute Bowling Center.
Another chapter in the storied history of the Jim Hurtubise Classic is in the record books and Brady Bacon has deservingly added his name as race victor to one of the Action Track’s most prestigious events.
It's funny. After an emotional, feel-good 55-41 victory over Eastern Illinois, you'd think I might want to wrap my head around some of the jubilation the Sycamores had in a job (mostly) well-done.
Several times this golf season I’ve included some information concerning the continuing decline in the number of golfers on our courses, leading to not enough revenue to keep them operating.
Last week, we profiled the top male bowlers in the Greater Terre Haute USBC. Our analysis determined three dozen bowlers averaged between 220 and 240 a game last season. While the numbers are lower — both bowlers and averages — selecting a top female bowler is no less a challenge.
With the season rapidly drawing to a close, Friday’s Jim Hurtubise Classic sprint car card at the Terre Haute Action Track takes on added significance in the tight points race for the USAC national sprint car driving championship.
It's unfortunate, but in the Terre Haute area a majority of linksters quit playing after Labor Day. No one knows exactly why players put their clubs away this time of year, but its been that way as “loooong” as I can remember.
If you were a fan of the popular classic ‘80s television series “Magnum, P.I.”, you're probably excited about the reboot of the iconic show on CBS later this month. So what does Magnum P.I., old or new, have to do with local bowling?
When you get older, and in my case really old, thoughts begin to creep in that you’ve seen almost everything to shock your awareness. Wrong!
Charles Hear from Clay County was setting on the edge of his seat while bidding on an African safari at the Clay County National Wild turkey Federation banquet. He won the bid to experience a safari for two people.
With four highly successful shows already under their belts, Trackside Enterprises officials have high hopes of continuing the upbeat trend Sunday as the cars and drivers of the Midwest Sprint Cars Series invade the Terre Haute Action Track.
On Aug. 18th, an organization that supports conservation and youth of the Wabash Valley will offer a kids day at the Lost Creek Conservation Club.
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
- Valley cyclists serve as inspiration
- Vigo County schools urge parents/guardians to opt in to new text message system
- Still crazy after all these years