Lisa Trigg has been a reporter at the Tribune-Star since 2009. With more than 30 years of newspaper experience, she now covers general news with a focus on crime and courts.
A 45-year prison sentence has been imposed for Jeremy Ross, a Terre Haute man found guilty at trial of attempting to shoot a Terre Haute police officer during a March 2020 traffic stop that turned violent.
Vigo County Veterans Treatment Court reached a significant milestone Friday. Vaughn Cox became the 40th graduate of the program, prompting a celebration that inspired the 13 other veterans in the program trying to make positive life changes.
Facing a health care crisis unlike any in past 100 years, the medical community in the Wabash Valley rose to new challenges this past year, maintaining quality while also handling surges of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Using cotton pads, gravel and a coffee filter, three eight-graders from Parke-Heritage Middle School filtered water from the Wabash River until they had fluid that looked almost clean enough to drink.
Free roaming bison, elk and deer greeted Indiana Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch when she visited the F.L. Wilson Heritage Farm in southern Vigo County last week.
A Saturday dedication of the Michael L. Phillips Memorial Basketball Court at the Lost Creek Grove honors a long-time community leader, student advocate and father who is remembered as a person who encouraged others to be their best selves.