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Terre Haute Man Accused Of Writing Several Bad Checks

VERMILLION COUNTY, Ind – Last week (10/15/2019) Vermillion County Police took a report from the Clinton Save-A-Lot regarding a $742.81 check written on a closed account. Police say that the Clinton Save-A-Lot told them that 20-year-old Ezekiel

Accused Child Molester Asks For Bond Reduction

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – Vigo County Judge John Roach has taken a bond reduction request from a suspended Terre Haute firefighter accused of child molestation under advisement. 46 year old Rodger Plunkett, of Paris, Illinois is accused

Guilty Of Reckless Homicide

ROCHESTER, Ind.  — A northern Indiana woman was convicted Friday of reckless homicide for hitting and killing three children and injuring another with her pickup truck as they crossed a two-lane highway to board their school bus

Indiana Unemployment Rate Continues To Go Down

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana’s unemployment rate continues to drop to 3.2 percent for September and remains lower than the national rate of 3.5 percent. The last time Indiana’s unemployment rate was lower than 3.2 percent was December 2000. Indiana’s labor force had a net decrease of 2,722 over the

Tanoos Appeal Continues

VIGO COUNTY , Ind – The appeal of former Vigo County School Superintendent Dan Tanoos continues. His defense attorneys have filed their final brief before the Indiana Court of Appeals in their mid-case challenge of bribery charges.

Local Attorney Takes Job With Trump Campaign

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – Local Terre Haute Attorney Jim Bopp Jr. has accepted a position with the Trump campaign. Bopp Jr. will act as “special counsel for strategic and campaign finance law advice.” The first note of

ISU Student Faces Sexual Battery Charges

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – A Marion man is being held in the Vigo County Jail on a felony charger of sexual battery. Indiana State University Student 21 year old Marcus Smith appeared in court Friday and was