Man found dead at United States Penitentiary Terre Haute
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — An incarcerated man was found dead at the prison in Terre Haute on Friday. According to a news release from the Federal Bureau of Prisons, Odell Corely, 59, was found unresponsive at the United States Penitentiary at 9:25 a.m. Friday morning. “Responding employees initiated life-saving measures. Emergency medical services (EMS) […]
Weekly Safety Report: Pursuit, Chase, Sentencing, Murder, and Christmas Crime Spree in Terre Haute
This week in Terre Haute, Indiana, several incidents occurred that require attention in the weekly safety report. These incidents include a pursuit and arrest after a traffic stop for false license plates, a police chase that ended in a crash on downtown railroad tracks, a sentencing in connection to a teenage girl's death, a murder conviction, and the formation of a task force to combat a crime spree during the Christmas season.
Police in Terre Haute launched a special task force, but this team consists of kindergartners
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Police in Terre Haute said on social media they've launched an investigation - and this one might be a little different. The Terre Haute Police Department has asked for help cracking this case with some unlikely detectives - Terre Haute kindergartners. The task force is...
Puppies in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in terre haute, IN?
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around terre haute..
Clinton sees improvement to roadways as projects wrap up
CLINTON, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – It’s an exciting day for the city of Clinton as the first part of a major road project reaches completion. 9th Street between Vine Street and Anderson Street has re-opened. Crews have been resurfacing the street as well as putting in new curbs, sidewalks, and ADA ramps. Mayor Jack Gilfoy said […]
Jury finds Eversole guilty in the murder of David Carroll
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO-WAWV) — A Vigo County jury finds Vernon Eversole, guilty of all counts, including murder. It’s for the 2017 shooting death of David Carroll who was shot to death at his home on North 18th street in Terre Haute. After nearly six hours of deliberations, a Vigo Count Jury found Vernon Eversole […]
South Vermillion Triumphs Over North Vermillion in Wall Bash Tournament
Catch the thrilling basketball match between South Vermillion and North Vermillion. Witness the impressive performances of Luke Bush, Drome White, and Brayson Schulz. Find out how South Vermillion secured their spot in the finals with a 78-56 victory over North Vermillion.
New Terre Haute Police Chief Kevin Barrett Ready for the Challenge
Meet Terre Haute's new Police Chief, Kevin Barrett, chosen for his 30 years of varied experience in the department. Not initially a career goal, Barrett feels ready to effect positive change in the young department. Discover his plans for the role in this revealing interview.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Cats Today in brazil, IN
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of brazil..
There’s still time to see Keltz’s Candy Cane Christmas!
ROSEDALE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – Friday night was the first night for the Keltz’s Candy Cane Christmas! The displays are handmade, and their most noticeable attraction is a pair of 26-foot-tall nutcrackers, that greet you as you make your way to your parking spot. They also have the Santa Cabin and the Candy Cane Café that has free […]
Savor the Flavor: Unmissable Chinese Dining Experiences in Terre Haute
This article presents three remarkable Chinese restaurants located in Terre Haute. Have you had the chance to experience their culinary delights? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Marshall man sentenced to federal prison time for bomb threat at Paris, Ill. business
MARSHALL, Ill. (WTHI) - A Marshall man will spend time behind bars in a federal prison after the Department of Justice said he called in a bomb threat to a Paris, Illinois, business. The DOJ says Justin Switzer, 29, will spend 41 months, or just under three and a half...
Christmas in the Park: A Holiday Tradition
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – A tradition ranging back over three decades made its return to Terre Haute on Friday. Christmas in the Park has been a holiday staple in the Terre Haute community for 37 years. It is where residents can drive through the park and see the shelters local organizations have decorated for […]
Clinton Central Having Alumni Night on December 21 Against North Vermillion
Clinton Central High School boys’ basketball coach Derek Davis has announced that the school is having an Alumni Night on Thursday, December 21 at the high school. Davis sent out a letter to former boys’ basketball players, managers, cheerleaders and coaches to the event prior to the tip-off of the varsity game that night against North Vermillion.
G2H: Terre Haute North 33, Evansville Central 22
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — Terre Haute North 33, Evansville Central 22
Love animals? The Terre Haute Humane Society is hiring - here's how you can apply
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Do you love animals? We have just the job you may have been looking for. The Terre Haute Humane Society says it is hiring and desperately needs workers. The organization is looking for cat and kennel staff. You can stop by the shelter to pick...
Missing Mecca Woman's Remains Identified in Parke County, No Foul Play Suspected
• Human remains found in Parke County, Indiana have been positively identified as Betty Jane Capps, a missing woman from Mecca. • The remains were discovered along with a vehicle in a wooded area in the south central part of the county on September 17.
Improvements continue at Markle Mill Dam Park
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Things are looking nicer at the Markle Mill Dam Park. The Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department has spent time making several improvements. The park now has a more accessible parking lot. Large concrete pieces from the dam were added as decoration. A raised flower...
Terre Haute's Miracle on 7th Street Fundraiser Still Accepting Donations for Local Food Banks
• Miracle on 7th Street is a holiday tradition in Terre Haute, Indiana that raises funds for local food banks and pantries. • The event collects non-perishable food items and monetary donations to support these organizations.
G2H: West Vigo 68, Greencastle 58
GREENCASTLE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — West Vigo 68, Greencastle 58