One person killed in Vermilion Co. crash
VERMILION COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Following a car crash Saturday night, one person was killed and a portion of westbound Interstate 74 in Vermilion County was closed for nearly eight hours into Sunday morning. The Illinois State Police responded to the scene near 7:45 p.m. at mile marker 199 by Fithian. There was a report […]
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in Hillsdale, 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 hillsdale..
North Vermillion wins first sectional title since 2019
Falcons win their first Sectional Title since 2019 after beating Rossville 52-35.
Former Vermillion Co. Sheriff reaches 40 years of service
VERMILLION COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — After 40 years of service, former sheriff Bob Spence was presented with a pin to show his dedication to the community. “I appreciate the recognition,” Spence said. “It’s quite an honor to serve the community and I’ve really enjoyed that throughout the years. Made a lot of friends throughout those […]
Parke County Sheriff's Office uses the power of social media to catch people wanted for felonies
Local authorities are using the power of social media to keep the community safe. The Parke County Sheriff's Office uses Facebook and its members to search for wanted criminals.
Danville man arrested on gun, drug charges
DANVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) — A Danville man is under arrest after police said he was caught with illegally owned guns and drugs on Thursday. Officials with the Danville Police Department said officers were dispatched to the area of Meridian Drive and Montclaire Street at 8:30 p.m. for a reported domestic dispute involving a gun. Further […]
Juvenile injured after rolling vehicle, striking utility pole
PARKE COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — A juvenile driver was taken to the hospital following a single vehicle rollover crash near Rosedale. That’s according to Parke County Sheriff Jason Frazier, who said the incident occurred at 5:16 p.m. on Thursday along Coxville Road just north of Rosedale. Investigating deputies said the crash occurred when the vehicle […]
Restrictions coming to I-74 near Covington
COVINGTON — The Indiana Department of Transportation announces temporary restrictions coming to Interstate 74 between C.R. 200E (one mile west of Covington) and C.R. 550W. Beginning on or after March 4, there will be alternating lane restrictions in both directions to do bridge maintenance work. Crews will be patching...
Fork in the Road: The Mecca Tavern
MECCA, Ind. (WTHI) - Did you know that the fried pork tenderloin is believed to have originated in Huntington, Indiana, back in 1904? Nowadays, it's become a Midwest staple. So naturally, everyone is looking for the best tenderloin in the area...and that includes our Fork in the Road crew. The team loaded up and headed to Parke County to see if it really was the "Mecca" of tenderloins.
North Vermillion Captures Sectional Championship Game Over Rossville
North Vermillion outscored Rossville in every quarter on its way to a 52-35 victory in the Fountain Central Sectional Saturday night in Veedersburg. The win moved North Vermillion, 15-10, into the Frankfort Regional next Saturday where it will play Fort Wayne Canterbury at 1 p.m. In the second game next Saturday, Lafayette Central Catholic will play Fort Wayne Blackhawk Christian in a Class 2A contest at 4 p.m.
Rockville Correctional Facility staffer charged, accused of inappropriate relationship with an inmate
ROCKVILLE, Ind. (WTHI) - An employee with the Rockville Correctional Facility faces several charges after alleged misconduct with an inmate. According to court documents, Crystal Noel faces several charges after allegedly sneaking items and having a physical relationship with an inmate identified as Michelle Pitman. An investigation into their relationship...
This Illinois Town Has ‘The Most Smokers’ In The Entire State
Nestled in the heart of Illinois, one town has earned the reigning title of being the city with the highest concentration of cigarette smokers in the state. Fun fact: I have never smoked a cigarette in my life. I'm 26 years old and don't even know how to hold, light, or take a puff of a cigarette. That's a good thing, right?
Parke Heritage wins back to back sectional titles
Wolves beats North Putnam 49-34 to capture their fourth Sectional Championship in five years.
Indianapolis man arrested in West Terre Haute on preliminary child solicitation charge
VIGO COUNTY, Ind. — An Indianapolis man was arrested in West Terre Haute after allegedly soliciting sex with a teenager. The Vigo County Sheriff's Office said the arrest stemmed from an investigation in conjunction with Predator Catchers Incorporated. The suspect, a 24-year-old man, allegedly agreed to meet with a person he believed to be a 13-year-old girl.
🚧 Bridge Reconstruction on S.R. 63 over Vermilion River in Cayuga, IN Begins Today
The time displayed is local to the original X account in West Central Indiana. Officials have announced the initiation of construction work on the southbound lanes of S.R. 63 near Cayuga, which involves the reconstruction of the bridge over the Vermilion River. The project starting today will impose restrictions in the area to ensure safe and efficient completion of the work. Commuters are advised to stay informed about the project details and adhere to the travel restrictions. To learn more about the project's specifics and the expected impact, please visit the provided link: https://t.co/uP9N79XONU.
Today the gas price is close to $3.45 in Montezuma as of 2024-03-03. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.346, a week ago the price is $3.262 , according to AAA.
SR-63 Prepares For Bridge Construction
CAYUGA, Indiana (DLC Media) – INDOT is preparing drivers for upcoming road restrictions that will occur due to bridge construction. State road 63 will be under construction at the Vermillion River Bridge. Construction is set to begin this Friday, March 3rd. The bridge will be shut down completely until the project is finished. If you use that road as a common means of travel, an alternate route will have to be used.
Local sheriff’s office replaces decades-old equipment
VERMILLION CO, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — A local Sheriff’s Department has received funding to replace its equipment, some of which is decades old. “It’s better for the officers safety-wise and it’s better for the community for us to have this equipment,” Vermillion County Sheriff Mike Holtkamp said. According to Holtkamp, they approached the county in November […]
Avi8or Adventures takes on the Parke County Maple Fair
INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — In the heart of Parke County, Indiana, a sweet adventure unfolds at the annual Maple Fair. Amidst laughter and the clinking of pancake plates, we arrive at the Parke County fairgrounds, eager to dive into the local flavors and traditions that this storied event promises. The...
Leap Day baby born in Danville
DANVILLE, Ill. (WAND) - It only comes once every four years, but for one local family, this Leap Day was once in a lifetime. OSF HealthCare Sacred Heart Medical Center in Danville welcomed a baby girl on February 29. Sunshine Raeigh Mack was born to Ellis and Jennifer Mack at...