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False Alarm At Horizon Health In Paris

PARIS, Ill. – Just before noon Thursday police in Paris were called to the former Paris Community Hospital which is now known at Horizon Health. Authorities say that there was a threat against an employee which was

Clean Up Terre Haute Set For May 5th

Terre Haute, Ind –  The City of Terre Haute in conjunction with Keep Terre Haute Beautiful and Republic Services, will have a city-wide cleanup on May 5, 2018. The City of Terre Haute organizes these cleanups in

Five St. Mary’s Students Donate Prizes To Help Others

VIGO COUNTY, Ind –   Five Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College music therapy students attended a conference last fall and returned home with more than knowledge and newly-formed connections. Seniors Allison Payonk of Terre Haute and Devyn Burns of Indianapolis,

Vigo Sheriff Steps Patrols To Fight Distracted Driving

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – The Vigo County Sheriff’s Office is conducting highly-visible traffic patrols this April as part of National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Police in most states may now write traffic tickets for texting while driving.

Vigo County School Bus Hit At Rail Crossing

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – A Vigo County School bus was hit while slowing for a railroad crossing in southern Vigo County Thursday afternoon just before 3 p.m. Vigo County Sheriff’s Deputy Brent Hall says that while the

Rockville Police Investigate Battered Minor

PARKE COUNTY, Ind – Thursday (4/25/18) Parke County Deputies and Rockville Police were called to investigate the report of a suicidal minor. What officers found was a minor that had been battered during a prior unrelated incident

Linton Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash

GREENE COUNTY, Ind  – Early this morning just after midnight first responders were called to a fatal crash on SR59  between Linton and Jasonville. Greene County Deputies say that 55-year-old Richard Cash of Linton was riding his

Illinois Senate Votes To Raise Smoking Age

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The Illinois Senate has voted to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21. The Senate voted 35-20 Wednesday to ban under-21 sales of tobacco or tobacco related products. The ban includes any nicotine-based