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New K9 Joins THPD

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – Terre Haute Police are welcoming a new K9 to the force. K9 Dax joined THPD as a result of generous community donations. Dax is handled by Sgt. Justin Sears and is filling the

Saturday Fire Caused By Cigarette

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – A cigarette is being blames as the likely cause of a fire at Bunch Nursery Saturday afternoon. It happened around 4 p.m. at the business at 3500 Hulman Street. Fire officials, the fire

Looking For Those Who Vandalize Blessing Box

BRAZIL, Ind. – Officials are looking for those who vandalized a local Blessing Box. According to their Facebook page, the Blessing Box at First Christian Church in Brazil was damaged sometime last week. Contact police if you

FBI Returns Seized Documents

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Last July the FBI confiscated around 30 boxes documents during a raid that happened at the Terre Haute Wastewater Treatment Plant on the city’s south side. Those documents focused on Wastewater Utility Director

Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Charges

VERMILLION COUNTY, Ind  – Friday night around 8 p.m. a Vermillion County Deputy attempted to stop a car in Cayuga but the driver accelerated and tried to flee through a residential area. After a short pursuit, police

VCSC Asks For Summery Judgement Against One Defendant

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – The Vigo County School Corporation has filed a motion for a Partial Summary Judgment in its case involving four people involved in a kickback scheme. The civil lawsuit is against Frank Shahadey, Paula Shahadey,

Fennell Plans Appeal

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – One of the men convicted of taking part in a kickback scheme to steal money from the Vigo County School Corporation will appeal his guilty verdict and sentence. In December, Franklin Fennell was

Tips Lead To Drug Arrest

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – Around 2 p.m. Thursday afternoon (4/26/18) Indiana State Police officers served a search warrant at 2864 Professional Lane, Terre Haute. Troopers found approximately one pound of suspected Marijuana, $20,000 in US Currency, one