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Tax Credits Help Owens Hall Project Move Forward

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – The Sisters of Providence have been awarded tax credits from the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority to repurpose Owens Hall as low-income housing, The renovation of Owens Hall will create 64 affordable

Sheehan Appointed To Terre Haute City Bench

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.  – A new city judge has been appointed for Terre Haute by Governor Eric Holcomb. Matthew Sheehan replaces Chris Wrede who resigned August 9th. Sheehan received a Bachelor of Science from Indiana State University

First Financial Warns Of Scam

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – First Financial Bank is warning of a phone scam where callers are trying to trick people into revealing their PIN numbers. Several area residents reportedly received calls claiming to come from the bank’s

Rockville Police Are Hiring

ROCKVILLE, Ind – The Rockville Police Department will be accepting applications for the full time position of Patrolman to be hired at the First of 2019.  Applications deadline will be December 7, 2018. Salary and Benefits: A

Indiana October Unemployment Unchanged

INDIANAPOLIS  – Indiana’s unemployment rate stands at 3.5 percent for October and remains lower than the national rate of 3.7 percent. Except for one month when it was equal (October 2014), Indiana’s unemployment rate now has been

Final Jail Forum Held

VIGO COUNTY, Ind.  – A final public forum on results of a Vigo County jail study was held Thursday night. Vigo County Commissioners and the public are considering some final recommendations. The forum focused less on the

Rose-Hulman Names New Leader

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.  – The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Board of Trustees, voted unanimously Thursday to name Robert A. Coons as the institute’s 16th president, effective immediately. Coons, who has been serving as acting president since the