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Fourth festivities over Lake Vermilion tonight

DANVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) The Danville Boat Club is hosting “Thunder over Lake Vermilion” tonight at the Danville Boat Club. The doors open at 5pm for tonight’s fireworks, food, and music at Vermilion Lake. Admission is $5 with children under ten free. Pulled pork barbeque with choice of...
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Coroner identifies man killed in fatal vehicle crash in Georgetown

DANVILLE, Ill. (WAND)- The Vermilion County Coroner has released the name of the 55-year-old Ridge Farm man who was killed in single motor vehicle crash early Friday morning in Georgetown, Illinois. According to the coroner the traffic crash occurred on 1800 East Road at approximately 6:43 a.m. The coroner identified...
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Vermilion County coroner: Ridge Farm man killed in crash

VERMILION COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — The Vermilion County coroner said a Ridge Farm man is dead after a crash in Georgetown. In a news release, Coroner Jane McFadden stated the crash happened around 6:45 a.m. on 1800 East Road. McFadden identified the man killed as 55-year-old Brian H. Edwards. An autopsy was performed Friday afternoon. […]

Ridge Farm Man, 55, Dies in Morning Crash on 1800 East Road

The Vermilion County Sheriff’s Department has confirmed that an alarm received at 6:43 AM Friday morning July 1st was a single vehicle crash, a 2004 Chevrolet Blazer, leaving the road while southbound on 1800 East Road for an unknown reason. The vehicle struck an old concrete property marker and caught fire. The driver, pronounced deceased at the scene, has been identified by the Vermilion County Coroner’s Office as 55-year-old Brian H Edwards of Ridge Farm.
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Pro-choice demonstration planned at Pike Place

Pro-choice advocates plan to demonstrate at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Pike Place in Crawfordsville. Event organizers ask participants to gather at noon at the courthouse, where they will discuss their plans for the event and then make their way a block south to Pike Place. Last week, the U.S. Supreme...

Vermilion County Museum Announces Quilt Show Winners

THE FOLLOWING IS A VERMILION COUNTY MUSEUM RELEASE. The Vermilion County Museum Society, 116 N. Gilbert Street, Danville, IL, 61832, is pleased to announce the winners of the 39th Midwest Heritage Quilt Show. This year’s show, sponsored by Threads of Time Creative Sewing & Retreat Center, received 73 entries. E & B Gifts & Awards is donating ribbons for the winners and participants. Major media sponsor is Commercial-News.

Billie Creek READI Grant

"Rockville and Parke County both are almost like a time capsule." Historic Billie Creek Village to see upgrades. Grant funding from Indiana's Regional Economic Acceleration and Development Initiative is on its way to Parke County.
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Local Record: July 2, 2022

• Property damage in the 1700 block of South U.S. 231 — 9:35 a.m. • Property damage crash at South Barr and West Main streets — 9:59 a.m. • Theft in the 1000 block of Corey Boulevard — 10:33 a.m. • Trespass in the 600 block of...
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Red, White & Boom!

Freedom Festival will be 7-10 p.m. Monday, Milligan Park. Free activities for children, including face painting and inflatables. Food trucks on site will include Wildfire 348, Hoosier Ice Queen and Street Penguin Gelato. New Richmond. 56th July Fourth Festival at New Richmond Park will be Monday at New Richmond Park....

Vermillion county seeks input from residents

VERMILLION COUNTY, IN (WTHI) - Vermillion County's Economic Development Commission will hold another in-person forum on Thursday, June 30. Officials are hoping to get a better understanding of the public's perception of the community. The forum will be held at the Vermillion County Fairgrounds in Cayuga. That's from 6 p.m....