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It’s Not Just Vigo County That Needs A Bigger Jail

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Vigo County is not the only place in Indiana that has overcrowding problems with its jai. Jail overcrowding in southern Indiana’s largest county has local officials looking to other states for possible solutions. The

One Injured In Saturday Morning Crash

PARKE COUNTY, Ind. – One person was taken to an area hospital after a single vehicle crash around 9 a.m. Saturday morning. It happened on SR 47 in Parke County just west of the Turkey Run Golf

Drug Investigation Leads To Arrest Of Terre Haute Couple

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – A Terre Haute couple were arrested Friday for allegedly dealing large amounts of meth. Marc McLawyer faces federal charges of possession with intent to distribute meth. Police believe Ashley Harris was McLawyer’s girlfriend

Terre Haute Home Heavely Damaged By Friday Fire

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.  – Terre Haute firefighters were called out around 2 p.m. Friday to a blaze near 17th and Eagle Streets. The fire started in a bedroom and caused an estimated $30,000 in damage. One person

Friday Afternoon Fire At Brazil Business

BRAZIL, Ind. – Fire fighters were called to a blaze on the west side of Brazil Friday afternoon around 3 p.m. It happened at Hobby Trucking on U.S. 40 on the west side of town. Crews battled

Indiana Unemployment Drops For February

INDIANAPOLIS (March 23, 2018) – Indiana’s unemployment rate stands at 3.2percent for February and remains lower than the national rate of 4.1 percent. With the exception of one month when it was equal (October 2014), Indiana’s unemployment rate now has been

Don Smith Racing Collection To Go To Highest Bidders

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – Gallivan Auctioneers announced Thursday that they will be auctioning off the Don Smith racing collection for the Donald E. Smith Trust. Smith, who passed away last year, was a prominent Terre Haute, businessman,