TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Wednesday marked the first day of filing for Indiana elections.
People in the Wabash Valley are announcing their intentions.
On Wednesday, Norm Loudermilk made a big announcement.
Loudermilk is running for State Representative in District 43.
He's the current Terre Haute Assistant Fire Chief.
Loudermilk previously served as a city councilman.
He says it's important to have someone representing the area who understands local needs.