WEST TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - The West Vigo Times newspaper is published every Wednesday.
Its publisher says the paper covers local stories in West TerreHaute that larger papers may overlook.
The paper prides itself on local coverage, everything from highschool sports to local weather.
They say advertisers benefit too because they're able to targetfolks in West Terre Haute.
"Our goal from the beginning was to try to give the west terrehaute area a community newspaper," said Gary Strohm, the paper'spublisher. "We felt the area was a community."
The publisher estimates as many as 900 copies are sold everyWednesday.
Two people are in the Vigo County jail facing charges of burglary with deadly weapons, residential entry, and possession of various drugs and paraphernalia.
The holiday season is often a happy one for the whole family, but for those grieving the loss of a loved one it can be a difficult time of the year. One local family is carrying on the memory of their son during the holidays.
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.
UPDATE: 3 people arrested in connection to shooting death.
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.