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One charged with child abduction after 16-year-old and infant went missing

HARVARD, Ill. (WIFR) - Michael A. Walton, 22, of Linton, Ind. faces one count of child abduction Thursday after turning himself in to the authorities. Walton is currently being held in Cynthiana, Ky. awaiting extradition to McHenry County. Harvard Police responded to the 200 W. Roosevelt Street for the report...

Sullivan could see big economic growth

SULLIVAN, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – The City of Sullivan held a ribbon-cutting for the new Lover’s Lane Loop on Friday. The new walking trail was funded by INDOT and is expected to increase the walkability and connectivity around the town. “Connectivity is everything,” Sullivan Mayor Clint Lamb said. “We’re not recreating the City of Sullivan, we’re […]

Genius Modular Home Design Everyone’s Been Waiting To See

This is definitely the Modular home floor plan we’ve all been waiting for! Hey everyone, my name is Timothy and I travel the United States showing off some of the most Amazing Homes! The Modular home featured in this tour is the “Fenton” by Champion Homes on display in Bloomington , IN at Clear Creek Homes (linked below). It has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms inside a 1800 sqft layout. The as toured price as of the making of this video is approximately $243,000* Disclaimer **That price may or may not be the price you pay if you decided to make this modular home yours. Prices can and do change, and is for the home only. I am not a salesman nor affiliated with any of the homes I showcase. These are for inspiration and information purposes and prices are not to be used as quotes.** Get Your Free Copy of Our Home Design Wishlist <a href=""></a> Watch More Of Your Favorite Homes Tours: <a href=""></a>

Room for two - as old Kmart building in Terre Haute gets new life; commissioner talks speculation of second tenant

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - A Vigo County commissioner says he's glad to see life in a long-time empty building while also raising speculation about a second tenant. The old KMart building on US 41 in southern Vigo County has been empty for years. Last year, we learned Hobby Lobby would move across the street and take a section of the building.

UNC Basketball: The Tar Heels will face off against Indiana in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Yesterday morning we received the matchups for the 2022 ACC/Big Ten Challenge, and spoiler alert: the Tar Heels will not face off against Michigan, Ohio State, or Michigan State. Crazy, right? A little bit of change for once? This however doesn’t mean that their opponent isn’t a familiar one, as the Heels will have to travel to Bloomington to take on the Indiana Hoosiers in Assembly Hall.

Miller shows Terre Haute how it’s done

Noblesville’s Caroline Whallon dominated at Junior Championship. Noblesville’s Caroline Whallon ran away with a prestigious tournament this week at the Country Club of Terre Haute. Whallon, an incoming senior for the Millers, triumphed at the Indiana Golf Association’s Girls State Junior Championship, a three-day, 54-hole event on the...

Indiana teen dies in motorcycle crash

VERSAILLES, Ind. – A southeastern Indiana teenager died after crashing his motorcycle into a truck Thursday night. According to Indiana State Police, troopers responded to the crash around 5 p.m. Thursday on State Road 129 near Versailles in Ripley County. A semi truck was heading southbound on SR 129 near Benham Road when it slowed […]

What abortion access looks like now in Indiana's neighboring states

INDIANAPOLIS — While Indiana's abortion laws did not immediately change after the Supreme Court struck down Roe vs Wade Friday, some neighboring states saw instant effects because of prior legislation. Here's the latest on what is happening in the states that border Indiana. Kentucky. After the Supreme Court's ruling,...

Man charged with child abduction after 16-year-old girl and her baby went missing from Harvard

A man was charged with child abduction after a 16-year-old girl and her 5-month-old son went missing from Harvard on Wednesday. The two were located unharmed in Kentucky, police said. The Harvard Police Department responded around 9 p.m. Wednesday to the 200 block of West Roosevelt Street in Harvard for a report of a missing […] The post Man charged with child abduction after 16-year-old girl and her baby went missing from Harvard appeared first on Lake and McHenry County Scanner.

IN & IL reaction to Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) —  The Supreme Court has ended constitutional protections for abortion that had been in place for nearly 50 years in a decision by its conservative majority to overturn Roe v. Wade. Friday’s outcome is expected to lead to abortion bans in roughly half the states. Here is a look at how Indiana […]

Terre Haute residents voice concern over Supreme Court ruling

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — Following the ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States overturning Roe v. Wade, a group of people gathered outside the Vigo County Courthouse to protest the decision. They held signs for drivers to see as they passed by the courthouse. Caroline Heath...

Jalen Hood-Schifino Ready to Hit the Ground Running at Indiana

Indiana freshman Jalen Hood-Schifino is well prepared to be a college star after two years at national prep champion Montverde Academy, and even though he considers himself a true point guard, he's looking forward to playing alongside current Indiana point guard Xavier Johnson. "I think we both compliment each other's games very well,'' he said.

Some rain chances for part of the weekend

A developing tropical system way out in the Atlantic. Few clouds around here. High of 92 and low of 64 today. No rain today. Terre Haute right now is warm and a north wind. Temps are warm. Dew points are down so the heat index is not a factor. Water vapor satellite has more moisture just west of here. Satellite has clouds near us but no rain for us on radar. There is a rain chance Saturday night – Sunday morning. Rainfall could be decent in many places. Then back to dry till maybe later next week. Does look like some rain possible just before the holiday. Temps cool early next week but warm again later next week. Tonight, partly cloudy and 65. Tomorrow, partly sunny and 93. Sunday is cooler and the same to start next week but warmer later next week.
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Local Athletes Compete At Special Olympics State Games

More than 2,000 athletes from 56 delegations came from every corner of the state to demonstrate their skills at Indiana Special Olympics State Games held in Terre Haute from June 17 - 19. Kosciusko County sent 23 athletes to this year’s games. Athletes from eight to 89 years old, competed this year. Competition events include bocce, bowling, cycling, horseshoes, powerlifting, soccer, swimming, track and field, and volleyball. This was the first full in-person competition since 2019. All attending were excited and happy to get together again, renew friendships and have an enjoyable time.