TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTH) - If you’re wondering why the sidewalks around the Hulman Center in Terre Haute are under construction, it’s to welcome a new resident.
The weekend of November 8th, ISU will honor and celebrate Larry Legend with a start studded dinner and statue dedication.
Larry Bird’s likeness is being prepared as a 15 foot bronze statue, done by Terre Haute artist Bill Wolfe.
The area where it will be placed needed some reconstruction.
ISU made the decision to expand the construction to include the surrounding sidewalks.
UPDATE: Around 9 a.m. on Saturday, the Terre Haute Police Department responded to the Statesman Inn room 144 at 1407 N 3rd Street. Officers found Randall Norton Jr, 21, with multiple stab wounds to his back and abdomen.
The Washington Police Department responded Friday around 2 a.m. to a complaint of a male subject being shot. The incident happened on Oak Grove Road in Washington near Ebenezer Baptist Church.
Thanksgiving is a time to spend with family. For some people the term family goes beyond their children.
Thursday night’s church fire in Prairie Creek in Vigo County was still smoldering Friday afternoon.
UPDATE: An assault on Friday around 2 p.m. leaves one man seriously injured. Terre Haute Police responded to the 2100 block of Locust Street in Terre Haute after a report of a battery.
The warmer weather is a thing of the past, and it's expected to get worse.