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Terre Haute Chamber to Host Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb Terre Haute, IN – The Terre Haute Chamber will host Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb for a luncheon with its membership on Tuesday, November 28. The event will be held at the Sycamore Banquet Center on the campus of Indiana State University. The event is open to all Chamber members. Tables of eight are $400 and individual tickets are $55 each. Supporting sponsors are also available, including a table of eight, for $1,000 each. Registration available at www.terrehautechamber.com. “As...

“Dentistry Just For Kids” and Orthodontics hosts Halloween Candy Buy Back to support U.S. Soldiers serving Overseas Terre Haute, Indiana- October 26, 2017- "Dentistry Just For Kids" and Orthodontics hosts 2nd Annual Candy Buy Back event from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Thursday, November 2nd. The event will be held at the pediatric dental office, located at 1107 Ohio Street and is open to the community. The Dental Team will be buying your unopened Halloween Candy for $1 per pound to donate to U.S....

  The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome guest blogger Sarah Campbell of the Council on Domestic Abuse. Earlier this month CODA moved with national trends and announced the location of its emergency shelter. Sarah blogs more about CODA's services and place in the community.  Tell us a little about CODA and the work you do in the community.   CODA has been serving victims of domestic violence in the Wabash Valley since 1985. We're now a duel agency and also serve...

Ambassador Spotlight The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to recognize one of our great Ambassadors for the month of October. Member: Pam Hess Business: Lamar Advertising Company Tell us about your business/organization. Founded in 1902, Lamar Advertising Company is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in the world, with more than 330,000 displays across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. Lamar offers advertisers a variety of billboard, interstate, transit and logo advertising formats, helping both local businesses and national brands reach broad audiences...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome guest blogger, Dr. Sharma of Digestive Health Associates. Dr. Sharma has created an employee and employer health questionnaire.    Colonoscopy Cancer Screening Questionnaire   Do you currently smoke tobacco? YES/NO (circle) If yes, approximately how many packs per day? _____ If yes, approximately for how many year? _____ Do you currently drink alcohol? YES/NO (circle) If yes, approximately how many drinks per week? ______ Are you between the ages of 50-85? YES/NO (circle) If not,...

Salvation Army Seeking Bellringers, Adopt A Family Sponsors for Upcoming Christmas Season; Christmas Assistance Applicatons now being accepted. The Salvation Army of Vigo County is current seeking bellringers (paid and volunteer) for the upcoming Red Kettle Fund-raiser and Adopt a Family Sponsors. Red Kettle Bellringers Since 1891, The Salvation Army's Red Kettle Fundraiser has been a key componenet to our fundraising strategy to better serve every community we are in during Christmas and all year long.  The Salvation Army of Vigo County is currently recruiting...

Volunteers are being sought by the Salvation Army to assist in hurricane affected areas. Individuals interested in helping  can register for free Emergency Disaster Training on November 2 and 3rd, 2017 from 4 PM to 8 PM each evening. The trainings will take place at 502 N. Court Street in Sullivan, IN. All courses are being taught by The Salvation Army's Sullivan County Service Extension Coordinator Michelle Smith. In effort to aid those affected by recent hurricanes and other disasters, the Salvation Army will teach volunteers how to...

  CODA discloses shelter location Policy change reflects national trend TERRE HAUTE (Oct. 1, 2017) — The Council on Domestic Abuse (CODA) is ending its policy of keeping secret the location of its emergency shelter. The policy change, recommended by the Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence, is in line with more than half of the state’s domestic violence shelters that also make their locations known to the public. The location of CODA’s shelter is 26 South 17th Street in Terre Haute. Primarily serving residents of...