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Crews respond to a fire at West Vigo Middle and High Schools
VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO-WAWV) – Shortly after 8 p.m. Tuesday, smoke was reported at West Vigo Middle School. The Vigo County Sheriff’s office says smoke was reported by the alarm company. Crews responded to the scene and saw smoke coming from the roof of the building. At around 9:30 pm, V.C.S.C. superintendent Chris Himsel told […]
Driver apprehended by K9 after leading officers on pursuit
VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — A man was taken into custody through K-9 apprehension after leading law enforcement on a short pursuit. According to the Vigo County Sheriff’s Office, detectives were investigating a report of a stolen camper when the investigation led them to the 2300 block of S. 10th ½ street. When the officers […]
Terre Haute Men Sentenced for Involvement in Teenage Girl's Death
In a tragic case involving a teenager's death, the final defendant has been sentenced. Two men faced charges in the killing of 15-year-old Mes Mariah Wilson. The video covers the sentencing details, the crime's background, and reactions from the Sullivan County prosecutor.
Police identify person accused of leading officers on a chase that ended on downtown railroad tracks
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - We have more about a Terre Haute police chase that ended on some downtown railroad tracks. It all started when the Vigo County Sheriff's Office launched an investigation after stealing a camper from a local business. Police said the investigation led them to 2309 South...
The gas price fluctuate between $2.89 and $3.17 in Terre Haute as of 2023-11-29. Find the cheapest 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 Wednesday is $3.246, a week ago the price is $3.281 , according to AAA.
A Morning in Terre Haute: 3 Breakfast & Brunch Spots You Can't Miss
In this article, we will be exploring three exceptional breakfast and brunch spots in Terre Haute. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If yes, we would love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
Clark County accepting bids for real estate and mineral rights plots
MARSHALL, Ill. (WTWO/WAWV) — Officials in Clark County are looking to sell mineral rights to 32 locations as well as the sale of three real estate plots through auction. A news release from the Clark County Tax Agent said the properties were delinquent for 2019 and prior real estate taxes. The three real estate plots […]
One local airport is preparing for any inclement weather this winter season
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - At the Terre Haute Regional Airport, every crew member is working to keep people safe when taking flight this winter. Pilots like Ray Brown are built to prepare and handle any extreme weather, but flying with a thick layer of ice can severally disrupt a plane.
These terre haute, IN based Puppies are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around terre haute.
THPD: ‘began kicking officers,’ man arrested after pursuit
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — A man was arrested after a traffic stop for a false and fictitious license plate turned into a pursuit that ended in a single-vehicle wreck. According to the Terre Haute Police Department, on November 25 around 11:00 p.m. officers attempted to make a traffic stop for False and Fictitious License […]
Fun and food offered by new restaurant now open in Haute City Center
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — A new restaurant in Terre Haute hopes to be your family’s stop for good food and entertainment. A ribbon cutting took place today at Haute City Center to celebrate Sandbox Social — a new restaurant and bar that also encompasses the entertainment offered at the mall. That entertainment includes Bank […]
Former Indiana Rep. Sean Eberhart pleads guilty to casino corruption charge
INDIANAPOLIS — A former Indiana lawmaker pleaded guilty Tuesday to supporting a bill favoring a casino in exchange for promises of lucrative employment. Sean Eberhart, 57, was charged with conspiracy to commit honest services fraud. He had agreed to plead guilty earlier this month. The offense is punishable by a maximum sentence of five years in prison, three years of supervised release and a $250,000 fine.
All aboard for the Santa train!
Here's everything you need to know about the Santa Train's visit to the Wabash Valley.
Wabash Riverfront committee launches planning process
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — In an effort to create a community riverfront master plan, the Wabash River Planning Partnership is collaborating with Stantec, a landscaping architecture, design, and engineering firm, to help improve and accelerate the area’s development along the riverfront. In an announcement on Tuesday morning, the Wabash River Planning Partnership, comprised of […]
The Markle House: A Historical Jewel in Terre Haute's Crown
Nestled in the heart of Vigo County, the Historic Markle House is not only a stunning example of Greek Revival architecture but a vivid chronicle of Terre Haute’s storied past. Constructed in 1841 by Abraham Markle, a prominent mill owner, the house has seen an array of historical roles—from a stagecoach stop to a Civil War prison. Its elegant Italianate influences and gable-fronted façade hearken back to an era of architectural reverence, making it a treasured landmark for both history aficionados and architecture enthusiasts.
Blue Angels Preparing for Terre Haute Visit
The United States Navy Blue Angels have completed their 2023 season and are now gearing up for the 2024 season. Yesterday the pilots were in the sky over Terre Haute. Lieutenant Connor O’Donnell with Blue Angel number 7, and Lieutenant Commander Brian Vaught with Blue Angel number 8, landed in Terre Haute after flying in from Florida in a two-seat F/A 18 Super Hornet.
Bracket set for First Financial Wabash Valley Classic
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — The pairings for the 24th annual First Financial Bank classic were announced on Tuesday at the First Financial Bank Conference Center. Officials from First Financial Bank, along with coaches and athletic directors from the sixteen participating teams, gathered for a random drawing to determine the matchups on Tuesday. Here’s a […]
Organizations asking for donations in downtown Terre Haute
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Organizers are asking for donations ahead of the upcoming downtown Terre Haute Miracle on 7th Street. The groups in charge of the event are hosting a curbside donation drive this week. They're looking for non-perishable food or monetary donations. Volunteers will be standing outside "The...
Terre Haute Mayor-elect Brandon Sakbun selects new Fire Chief
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — The Terre Haute Fire Department will be led by a new chief as part of the coming administration under Mayor-elect Brandon Sakbun. Sakbun made the announcement Monday that Terre Haute Fire Department Captain Darrick Scott will take over the role currently filled by Chief Bill Berry. Berry had been chief […]
Deming Park to open Christmas season with Candy Cane Hunt
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — An annual community Christmas event will be taking place again this year thanks to the Terre Haute Parks and Recreation Department. Starting on Friday, December 1 at 5:00 p.m. the department will host the free, annual Candy Cane Hunt at Deming Park next to the park’s train. Then at 6:00 […]