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  • Failure to stop accident sends man to the hospital

    Failure to stop accident sends man to the hospital


    By: Times staff

    A Robinson, Illinois man was taken to the hospital for minor injuries after a Wednesday afternoon two-vehicle accident. Charles Marqua, 82, was southbound on SR 63 in Graysville when he approached the intersection of SR 154, failing to stop when Christine Clifford, 64, Westville, Illinois was eastbound and collided with Marqua. “(Marqua) failed to stop at the stop sign and proceeded through,” Sullivan County Sheriff’s Department Deputy David Holmes said of the accident that...

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  • THSSC muzzles animal control ordinance proposal to commissioners; will follow state statute

    THSSC muzzles animal control ordinance proposal to commissioners; will follow state statute


    By: Dennis Clark

    Armed with the support of Sheriff Clark Cottom, The Humane Society of Sullivan County hoped to persuade the Sullivan County Commissioners to pass an animal control ordinance. That was back in April 2016. However, just over a year-and-a-half later, after much discussion, THSSC called off the dogs, as it were.  THSSC board secretary Shirley Lueking  read her organization’s press release to the commissioners at their meeting on Monday, stating: “THSSC board and manager Tina...

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  • Souders' supporters

    Souders' supporters


    By: Patty Morgan

    Photo by PATTY MORGAN A crowd of supporters speak with Jerry Souders during a benefit held in his honor Saturday. Souders was one of three construction workers who fell through a bridge on I-70. The barbecued pork dinner was put on by the Carlisle-Haddon Township Fire Department at the Sullivan County 4-H Building to raise funds to cover medical costs Souders has incurred for treatment of his injuries.

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  • SWSC adopts 2018-19 budget

    SWSC adopts 2018-19 budget


    By: Jessica Pitts

    The Southwest School Corp. adopted the 2018-19 advertised budget during its monthly meeting on Wednesday. That budget currently sits at $21,729,776 total (rainy day fund, $1 million; general fund, $11,773,000; debt service, $2,525,911; school pension debt, $640,837; capital projects, $31,59,728; transportation, $2,420,300; and bus replacement, $210,000) with an estimated tax rate of $1.6304 per $100 assessed value. In other business: • The following donations were made to Carlisle Elemen...

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  • Arts Illiana seeks increased art opportunities, ties with Sullivan County

    Arts Illiana seeks increased art opportunities, ties with Sullivan County


    By: Harold Bosstick

    Amid acrylic and watercolor paintings, photographs and fabric items, Arts Illiana Executive Director Jon Robeson expressed a desire to work more with Sullivan County. “You have a great scene …” he told those who attended the public forum in the Sullivan Area Art Guild’s Gallery on Tuesday evening. “And we want to make sure to get the word out to everybody. “It’s amazing: There’s a huge population on the south side of Terre Haute,” he cont...

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  • COMMENTARY: All the colors of the section • Hear, Ye! Hear, Ye!

    COMMENTARY: All the colors of the section • Hear, Ye! Hear, Ye!


    By: Harold Bosstick

    When we switched to a new company that prints our paper, the main reasoning behind it was the addition of color printing. We had hoped that the switch would be an easy way to add value for readers. And we immediately noticed a major improvement — especially, as I’ve said before, on the sports page. But this week, for me, has given us another example of the improvements this change has brought: the annual Creative Kids section, which came out Wednesday. In the past, this section wa...

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  • Daniel's Project to aid area homeless through outreach

    Daniel's Project to aid area homeless through outreach


    By: Times staff

    Thanks to a grant, a Vigo County-based mental health organization has implemented a program to help area homeless individuals with mental health issues. Daniel’s Project — organized by Mental Health America of Vigo County Inc. — seeks “to identify individuals experiencing homelessness or are at risk of becoming homeless and to offer assistance in linking persons identified to community resources,” according to a news release from the organization. “This pro...

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