Vigo County

Man receives suspended sentence in daughter's neglect death

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A western Indiana man has avoided more jail time in the 2016 death of his disabled 5-year-old daughter.Read more

Trooper's vehicle hit during pursuit; 5 suspects accused

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Five young Hoosiers are in jail, accused of leading a state trooper on a chase and hitting the trooper's patrol vehicle in the process.Read more

Troopers find $5M in suspected cocaine, meth in trailer during I-70 traffic stop

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State police found $5 million worth of drugs in a semi during a traffic stop in Vigo County Tuesday.Read more


Vigo County superintendent's contract terminated following bribery charges

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The Vigo County School board has terminated the contract of former schools superintendent Danny Tanoos. Read more

Vigo County schools taking steps to terminate former superintendent's contract

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The Vigo County School Corporation is moving forward with procedures to terminate the contract of former Superintendent Danny Tanoos, according to a news release from...Read more

Former Vigo County Schools superintendent charged with bribery

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The former superintendent of Vigo County Schools Corporation is now facing three counts of bribery.Read more

Missing Vigo County boy found safe

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The Vigo County Sheriff's Office put out an alert Monday about the search for Austin Jacob "A.J." Lawhorn, who was last seen around 1:30 p.m. Monday.Read more

U.S. Attorney files illegal gun charges in police officers' deaths

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United States Attorney Josh Minkler announced charges Monday against three people accused of purchasing the guns used to kill Boone County Deputy Jacob Pickett and Terre...Read more

Gun found during Terre Haute traffic stop may have been stolen from IMPD officer

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A retired IMPD officer's handgun was apparently found during a traffic stop in Vigo County, nine months after it was reported stolen.Read more


Female body found inside vehicle belonging to missing Terre Haute woman

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Vigo County Coroner Dr. Susan Amos says she's awaiting results from DNA tests following an autopsy Saturday to determine if the body is Alice Oswald.Read more

Terre Haute history center to feature Coke bottle mural

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A history center in western Indiana is getting a mural featuring Coca-Cola's curvy bottles in a nod to the region's link to the uniquely shaped container.Read more