TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - The help for Haiti continues in the Wabash Valley.
People packed into the banquet center at Idle Creek in TerreHaute to find out how they can help the Haitian people.
The Mountain Top Ministries in Terre Haute organized the eventto bring awareness of what really happened after theearthquake.
People heard from first hand accounts of the devastatingtragedy.
In fact, the earthquake lasted only 14 seconds but killed nearly430,000 people.
"There are so many people in Haiti right now who are in need,"founder of Mountain Top Ministries Willem Charles said. "The goalis to, in this short time, how can you help the Haitian people helpthemselves."
For more information how you can get involved with thisorganization and help Haiti you can call 812-870-3939 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Right on cue, Thursday’s early winter storm dumped snow and ice on the Wabash Valley but county highway crews were a step ahead of the weather’s arrival pre-treating the 897 miles of pavement in the county.
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A four car accident in eastern Vigo County leaves one person dead.
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