Local News

New Program Aimed At Teens Who Vape

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – Vaping is becoming a problem that more people are aware of. More younger people are now taking up vaping instead of smoking tobacco products. The Vigo County School Corporation reports that last year

Education Foundation Awards Over $90,000 In Grants

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – A record number of grants were awarded this week by the Vigo County Education Foundation. A total 155 grants totaling $91,353 was given to teachers for classroom enrichment opportunities and projects. Of the

Bucshon Stops In Terre Haute For Town Hall Meeting

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Indiana State Congressman Larry Bucshon is traveling the state this week. Last night he held a town hall at Woodrow Wilson Middle School. Topics covered included gun control, border security and immigration.

Menards Sets Opening Date For New Store

VIGO COUNTY, Ind.  – An opening date has been set for the new and second Menards in southern Vigo County. The store on U.S. Highway 41 at Jessica Drive near Ivy Tech will open on Tuesday, August

SMWC Hires New Marketing, HR Directors

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College has announced two new leaders for its marketing and human resources operations, and has promoted one of their own to the newly-created strategic communications director position. William “B.J.” Riley, a 32-year veteran of the

PAC Wants You To Vote “YES” For Tax Hike

VIGO COUNTY, Ind.  — A political action committee, or PAC, has formed to help advocate for Vigo County School’s operational referendum. A press conference on Tuesday announced the launch of this committee and their website, Facebook and Twitter. That referendum will

Vigo County To Demolish Dilapidated Properties

VIGO COUNTY Ind.  – Tuesday morning Vigo County Commissioners awarded about $66,000 in contracts to ‘Bell and Bell’. The company will tear down 10 properties at various areas throughout the county. Since bids came in lower than