Cockroaches, mouse droppings, and raw meat: Vigo County Health Department food inspections for November 27 - December 1
VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - Here's a look at the Vigo County Health Department's food inspections for November 27, 2023 – December 1, 2023. Lemongrass Thai Cuisine, 3830 S. US Hwy 41 (4 Critical, 5 Non-Critical) Observed raw chicken and raw eggs stored above and next to ready to eat food. Observed multiple cut, prepared and ready to eat items without dates of consumption. Observed accumulated pink debris inside ice machine. Observed live and dead cockroaches throughout kitchen area.
Terre Haute man given 25 years in prison for attempted murder
VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — A man will spend nearly a quarter of a century behind bars following sentencing in Vigo County. Christopher Ian Backfish, pleaded guilty to a singular charge of attempted murder as part of a plea deal that dropped several other charges. The charges stem from the events of April, 2022, when […]
Truck runs red light striking 3 vehicles in Shelburn crash
Truck runs red light striking 3 vehicles in Shelburn crash.
New Year’s Eve Party at the Terre Haute Convention Center
Ring in the New Year with all your friends and family at the Terre Haute Convention Center’s New Year’s Eve Party!. The Great Gatsby themed event will have live entertainment from the Big Fun Band, as well as refreshments and food stations. VIP, General Admission, and Late Night...
Paris man arrested after fire at old school building
Paris man arrested after fire at old school building.
Power restored after lines fell across U.S. Hwy 41
U.S. Highway 41 was closed on Terre Haute's south side Sunday afternoon after power lines fell on the roadway, leaving hundreds of homes and businesses without power.
Terre Haute man to plead guilty following pursuit crash
VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — A man who police said caused a crash during a pursuit resulting in serious injuries to an innocent third party will reportedly be changing his plea to guilty after appearing in Vigo County Superior Court. 35-year-old Richard Hoke appeared in Vigo County Superior Court 1 on Monday. Initially supposed to […]
Hundreds Gather In Palestine, Illinois To Aboard The Indiana Railroad's Santa Train
Hundreds Gather In Palestine, Illinois To Aboard The Indiana Railroad's Santa Train.
IBCA boy’s basketball Week 2 poll
FARMERSBURG, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — Here’s a look at the where the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association currently ranks the top boy’s basketball teams in the state. The IBCA Poll is a non-class poll where teams are ranked regardless of school classification. Rank School Total Points Record 1 Lawrence North (18) 436 2-0 2 Fishers (4) 419 […]
Terre Haute Christmas fun continues with Miracle on 7th St. and Santa's arrival
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - The 15th Annual Miracle on 7th Street festivities continued in downtown Terre Haute this weekend. Seventh Street came to life, allowing folks to visit vendors and Santa. This year's vendor fair took place inside the Terre Haute Convention Center. Organizers say events like this help...
Residents Gather In To Celebrate Annual Miracle On 7th Street Event
Residents Gather In To Celebrate Annual Miracle On 7th Street Event.
Weekly Safety Report: Sentencing and House Fire Impact Sullivan County, Indiana
Two incidents occurred in Sullivan County, Indiana this week. In the first incident, Matthew T. Earle was sentenced to 6 years in prison for a fatal shooting of a Shelburn teen in 2021. He pleaded guilty to criminal recklessness. The second incident involved a late-night blaze that destroyed a home on W Sylvandell St. The Sullivan City Fire Department responded and successfully controlled the fire, but the house trailer was deemed a total loss. No occupants were present during the incident. Assistance was provided by the Sullivan City Police Department and the Sullivan County Sheriff's Department.
IBCA Girl’s basketball week 5 poll
FARMERSBURG, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — Here’s a look at the where the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association currently ranks the top girl’s basketball teams in the state. Locally, while not making the top 20, both South and North Knox HS girls teams were recognized by receiving at least one vote in the poll. Rank School Points Record […]
Eversole found guilty in 2017 murder
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - A jury has found a Vigo County man guilty of murder.
Catholic Charities Simply Give program supported by Meijer
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — You can help a local foodbank serve the community this holiday season. Terre Haute Catholic Charities is partnering with Meijer for the Simply Give program. Now through December 30, Meijer customers can purchase $10 Simply Give cards for Terre Haute Catholic Charities. The organization can then use those as gift […]
Pet of the Week: Bomber
Each Monday on Good Day Live we are joined by a dog or cat in need of a forever home. The Pet of the Week comes to us from the Terre Haute Humane Society if you would like more information on meeting our sweet visitors. You can also find opportunities to foster a pet, donate supplies, or volunteer your time.
Union Health Today with Pamela Ring and Rohan Talwar
Union Health Today with Pamela Ring and Rohan Talwar.
The Santa Train makes stops in communities around the Valley
PALESTINE, Ill. (WTWO/WAWV) – An annual Christmas tradition rode its way into Palestine, Illinois on Sunday. Indiana Rail Road’s Santa Train is a local holiday event that has brought smiles to families for over 3 decades. The Santa Train is a 3-day event that makes stops in both Indiana and Illinois. It will stop and […]
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...
17 Wabash Valley High School Football Players earn IFCA All-State Honors
FARMERSBURG, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — 17 High School Football Players in the Wabash Valley were named to the Indiana Football Coaches Association’s Junior and Senior All-State Teams this weekend. Terre Haute South Senior Wide Receiver AJ Watkins was named 5A Senior All-State by the IFCA. Watkins led all of 5a in receiving yards with 1,140 and […]