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Vigo County Council Gets Organized

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – The Vigo County Council held its first meeting of the new year. In what was largely an organizational meeting the council elected officers and set meeting dates for the year. Aaron Loudermilk was

IFSSA Receives Federal Grant To Study Learning

INDIANA – Indiana’s Family and Social Services Administration on Tuesday announced its office early childhood and out-of-school learning had received a $7 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The grant supports strategic planning

Hate Crimes Law Hot Issue At State House

INDIANAPOLIS — Leaders of a coalition of Indiana business, religious and community groups say they won’t be satisfied with what they describe as a weakened version of a proposed state hate crimes law. More than 100 supporters

Vigo School Board Elects New Officers

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.  – At Monday night’s Vigo County School Board meeting four new members took their seats alongside three incumbents. The board held its first public and private meetings of 2019. New members are Dr. Susan

First Financial Bank To Merge With HFBC

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – On Monday First Financial Corporation and HopFed Bancorp announced the merger of First Financial and HFBC in a cash and stock transaction. The board of directors of both institutions have already unanimously approved

Traffic Study Looks At Effect Of Convention Center

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.  –  A new convention center in downtown Terre Haute will mean changes to how you get around and where you’ll park. The “Traffic Impact Study” for the planned convention center is 80 pages long.