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Paving Work Set For U.S. 231 In Owen County

SPENCER, Ind.—Indiana Department of Transportation officials met Monday morning (MAY 14) at Seymour District offices with contractor representatives to review plans for a $1,177,159 repair and resurfacing project along 5.4 miles of U.S. Highway 231 between Spencer

Illinois Governor Proposes Bringing Back Death Penalty

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Eight years after Illinois abolished the death penalty, Republican Governor Bruce Rauner proposed reinstating the punishment for mass killers and people who gun down police officers.   Rauner made the proposal Monday and tied

Commemorative Bracelets Now Available

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – Officer Rob Pitts memorial bracelets are in and now available. They will be for sale at the Terre Haute Police Department Headquarters in the records division while supplies last. They are $2 dollars

INDOT To Close Part Of SR 159 Today

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) says that State Road 159 will close between Blackhawk and Louisville Road today for a pipe replacement. The official detour follows State Road 246 to State Road

More Than 1,800 Sycamores Participate In Commencement

TERRE HAUTE, Ind –  More than 1,800 students crossed the commencement stage Saturday and became graduates of Indiana State University. Of the 2,404 students who were eligible, 1,397 undergraduate and 462 graduate students signed up to participate

Terre Haute Police Find Murdered Mans Car

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.  – Terre Haute Police have found the missing vehicle belonging to homicide victim Robert Olson. Olson was found dead in a home on 18th street last Friday. It is believed that he was shot

Terre Haute Man Sentenced For Robbery

TERRE HAUTE, Ind –  A Terre Haute man was sentenced in court for a July 2016 armed robbery in West Terre Haute. 29-year-old David Bell was sentenced to nine years in prison and 11 years for being