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Look Out For Road “Blowouts” In High Heat

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.  — Illinois transportation officials are warning drivers to watch for road blowouts during the intense heat. Acting Illinois Transportation Secretary Omer Osman says the “potential for pavement failures will increase” this week as the heat

Unwanted Pets Dumped At Shelter, There Is Help

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – The Terre Haute Humane Society is dealing with a problem of illegal dumping of animals. Recently six cats were left at the shelter and officials say that this is potentially dangerous to the

Crisis Pregnancy Center Receives Big Donation

CLAY COUNTY, Ind. – 100 Women Who Care in Clay County is making a big donation to a mobile health care center that is providing options for people in Brazil. The organization presented the Crisis Pregnancy Center

Parke County Man Accused Of Child Molesting

PARKE COUNTY, Ind. –  A Parke County man was arrested Tuesday afternoon child molesting charges. 31-year-old Larry Jo Bigham, Jr. is accused of molesting two children under 12-years-old over a two to three-year time period. Bigham admitted

Man Parks On Top Of Tree After “Huffing”

VERMILLION COUNTY, Ind – Vermillion County Police were called to a single vehicle accident in the 300 block of West Market Street in Newport last night (7/16/19) around 11:00 p.m. When officers arrived, they found a 2013

Indiana Could Be Site For New CBD Plant

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. — A CBD manufacturing plant could be setting up shop here in Indiana. Layn USA, a CBD maker based out of California, has begun looking into the possibility of opening a plant at the River

Minor Injuries In Tuesday Crash On SR63

VERMILLION COUNTY, Ind – Tuesday morning (7/16/19) around 9:30 Vermillion County Police were called to an accident on northbound SR 63 near CR 450 South Hillsdale. Deputies say that 42-year-old David Natalie of Clinton went off the