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2021 Readers’ Choice Index The Apple House, Home of the Blooms Bros Backyard Leisure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Baesler's Market . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Brown Veterinarian . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Cackleberries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Catholic Charities Terre Haute . . . . . . . . . . Charlie's Pub & Grub . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mark Clickenbeard Construction, Inc . . . . . Comfort Keepers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Complete Outdoor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Courtesy Cleaners . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Crapo Insurance Agency . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dapper Dog . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . DeBaun Funeral Home . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dentistry Just for Kids + TK Orthodontics . . Dirtbuster Car Wash . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Don's Service Center . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dorsett Automotive. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . First Financial Bank . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Furniture Row/Denver Mattress . . . . . . . . . Garden Quarter/Cobblestone Crossings . . . . Guarantee Roofing & Fencing . . . . . . . . . . Honey Creek Collision . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Hoosier Heating & Cooling . . . . . . . . . . . . Hospice of the Wabash Valley/VNA. . . . . . . ISU Federal Credit Union . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kadel's Hallmark & Boutique. . . . . . . . . . . Labor Link. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Maggie & Moes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Maurizio's Pizza. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Piloni's Italian Restaurant. . . . . . . . . . . . . Providence HealthCare . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Real Hacienda . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . The Red Room Cakery . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Rose Hill Landscaping . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Roshel Chiropractic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Vannara Sakbun, MD . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sackrider & Company . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sparkle Pools . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Square Donuts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tire Barn Warehouse . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tribune-Star . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Umi Grill. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Union Hospital. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Vigo County Public Library . . . . . . . . . . . . Wabash Tax Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Westminster Village . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . WTWO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Congratulations

Tribune-Star

Best Columnist - Mark Bennett

.12-13 . 30-31 6 & 14 . . . 44 . . . 44 . . . 16 ....6 . . . 37 . . . 28 ....7 . . . 26 ....8 . . . 46 . . . 17 . . . 38 . . . 35 . . . 20 . 18-19 . 47-48 . . 4-5 . . . 16 . . . 42 . . . 11 . . . 46 . . . 23 . . . 32 . . . 20 . . . 26 . . . 38 . . . 40 . . . 39 . . . 29 ....8 . . . 42 ....3 . . . 40 . . . 45 . . . 36 . . . 15 . . . 27 . . . 14 ....2 . . . 45 . 24-25 . . . 36 . . . 41 . . . 28 . . . 32

For a complete list of winners, turn to pages 9, 10, 21, 22, 33, 34 and 43 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Rose Hill Landscaping

Best Landscaper

ROSE HILL LANDSCAPING VOTED BEST LANDSCAPER

A Big

THANK YOU!

to all of you that voted for us as Best Landscaper in town! www.rosehilllawncare.com

812-230-0024 Our team’s #1 goal is to provide high quality service to all our customers. Put us to work TODAY! 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Best Place to Buy Mattresses

Furniture Row/Denver Mattress

Congratulations

PLUS AN ADDITIONAL 15% OFF ANY 1 DISCONTINUED OR CLEARANCE ITEM!

† Take 15% off your highest regularly priced item on any purchase $999 or more. Only 1 item on your ticket is eligible for discount. Tempur-Pedic®, Sealy®, Stearns & Foster®, Purple®, Casper®, and Magnolia Home® are excluded from any and all sale events. See store for complete details.

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TERRE HAUTE • 445 WEST HONEY CREEK DRIVE (Behind Honey Creek Mall) • (812) 478-2464

FREE SHIPPING

- Contactless Delivery to your Door

†FREE DELIVERY FOR ANY MATTRESS PURCHASE offer is eligible for our home drop off delivery service within our local delivery range from each store. Any fees associated with mileage charges for non-local customers are still applicable.

If a product is not on a showroom floor it will be available to order at the advertised price while supplies last. Despite our best efforts, typographical and numerical errors in an ad will sometimes occur. We appreciate your understanding that we cannot be held liable for such errors and regret any inconvenience this causes our valued customers. *No interest will be charged and equal monthly payments are required on promo purchase until it is paid in full. These payments equal the total promo purchase amount divided by the number of months in the promo period, are rounded up to the next whole dollar, and may be higher than the payments that would be required if this purchase was a non-promo purchase. Regular account terms apply to non-promo purchases. For new accounts: purchase APR is 29.99%. Minimum interest charge is $2. Existing cardholders: see your credit card agreement terms. Subject to credit approval.

2021 Readers’ Choice

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THANKS TERRE HAUTE! We are honored to be voted

Best Place to Buy a Mattress

8 YEARS in a row!

We appreciate all your support! To show our appreciation, we are offering these great values for a

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TERRE HAUTE • 445 West Honey Creek Drive (Behind Honey Creek Mall) • (812) 478-2464 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Baesler's Market

Best Customer Service

Congratulations

Thank you to our Amazing Employees

Voted for Best Customer Service

Charlie's Pub & Grub

Best Local Place for Appetizers, Best Wait Staff, Best Local Restaurant, Best Local Place for Lunch, Best Local Place for Hamburger, Best Bar, Best Local Place for Live Music, Best Local Sports Bar, Best Late Night Restaurant, Best Local Place for Coldest Beer in Town,

THANK YOU Wabash Valley For Voting For Us ✓ ✓ ✓ ✓ ✓ ✓ ✓ ✓ ✓ ✓

2900 Poplar St. Terre Haute, IN 812-232-2498 2021 Readers’ Choice

Best Best Best Best Best Best Best Best Best Best

Place For Appetizers Waitstaff Local Restaurant Local Place For Lunch Local Place For Hamburger Bar Local Place For Live Music Local Sports Bar Late Night Restaurant Local Place for Coldest Beer

1608 Crawford St, Terre Haute, Indiana (812) 232-1886 6

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Congratulations

Best Place to Buy Lawn Equipment

Complete Outdoor

Thank You For Voting Us

BEST PLACE TO BUY LAWN EQUIPMENT 12 Years!

ZT60 AVENGER

4,399

$

MZ54 MAGNUM

3,499

$

5009 US 41 So. Terre Haute, IN

812-299-1777

www.completeoutdoorequipment.com www.allamericantents.com www.completeoutdoorequipmentrental.com 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Crapo Insurance Agency

Real Hacienda Congratulations Best Local Place for Mexican Food, Best Local Place for Margarita

Best Insurance Agent - Jay Crapo

Thank You Wabash Valley! “Best Insurance Agent”

Thank You! Gracias! !

Our staff of highly trained professionals look forward to being your local agent for any and all of your insurance needs!

Jay Crapo Owner, Agent

“Best Local Place for Mexican Food” “Best Local Place for a Margarita” ALL 12 YEARS!

CRAPO INSURANCE AGENCY, INC

FREE Cheese Dip with purchase of any entree. Must present coupon at time of order. Expires 6/30/21

•Auto •Home •Life

Business Insurance Medicare Supplement

812-478-3100 www.CrapoInsurance.com • 1235 Ohio St., Terre Haute 2021 Readers’ Choice

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BEST PLACE TO BUY

Best Place to Buy Groceries

Best Place to Buy a New Car

Best Place to Buy Appliances

❒ ✔ Baesler's Market Kroger Meijer

❒ ✔ Dorsett Automotive Toyota of Terre Haute Fuson Automotive

Best Place to Buy Hearing Aids/Supplies

Best Place to Buy a New Truck

❒ ✔ Beltone Hearing Care Center The Hearing Aid Warehouse Connect Hearing

❒ ✔ Dorsett Automotive Terre Haute Chevrolet Mace Ford

Best Place to Buy Jewelry

Best Place to Buy Party Supplies

❒ ✔ Ross Elliott Jewelers Kay Jewelers Ashcroft & Oak Jewelers

❒ ✔ Dean's Party Mania Dollar Tree Walmart

Best Place to Buy Hot Tubs/Spas

Best Place to Buy Plants

❒ ✔ Backyard Leisure Sparkle Pools Hydrotherapy Hot Tubs of Terre Haute

❒ ✔ The Apple House Home of the Blooms Bros. The Tulip Company Maggie & Moe's

Best Place to Buy Lawn Equipment

Best Place to Buy Sporting Goods

❒ ✔ Complete Outdoor Equipment Menards Smith's Small Engines

❒ ✔ Academy Sports Pacesetter Sports Coaches Corner

Best Place to Buy Manufactured Homes

❒ ✔ Sparkle Pools Wright's Pool Service Playtime Pools LLC

❒ ✔ Ace Washer Supplies Inc Lowe's Best Buy Best Place to Buy Athletic Shoes

❒ ✔ Pacesetter Sports Academy Sports Shoe Carnival Best Place to Buy Blinds/Draperies

❒ ✔ Lowe's Ace Blinds and Drapery Budget Blinds Best Place to Buy Children's Clothing

❒ ✔ Once Upon A Child The Stork Shop Kohl's Best Place to Buy Eyewear

❒ ✔ Union Medical Group Eye Center Eye-Mart EyeCare Express Best Place to Buy Flooring

❒ ✔ Menards Osborn's Georgia Carpet Flooring America Best Place to Buy Footwear

❒ ✔ Shoe Carnival Corey's Fine Footwear Sarah's Family Footwear Best Place to Buy Formalwear

❒ ✔ Premier Homes Briar Ridge MHC Champion Homes Best Place to Buy Mattresses

❒ ✔ Denver Mattress Mark's Mattress Sam's Club Best Place to Buy Men's Clothing

❒ ✔ Kohl's JCPenney Men's Wearhouse

❒ ✔ Ceci & Co. - The Bliss Bridal Bar Lucia's Prom Men's Wearhouse

Best Place to Buy a Motorcycle

Best Place to Buy Furniture

❒ ✔ Cannonball Harley-Davidson Thompson's Motorsports

❒ ✔ Glidden Furniture Furniture Row Ashley Furniture 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Best Place to Buy Swimming Pools

Best Place to Buy Tires

❒ ✔ Tire Barn Warehouse Belle Tires Big O Tires Best Place to Buy Toys

❒ ✔ Walmart Meijer Kohl's Best Place to Buy a Used Car/Truck

❒ ✔ Dorsett Automotive Terre Haute Chevrolet Fuson Automotive

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Best Place to Buy Wine & Spirits

Best Local Place for Chinese Food

Best Local Place for Italian Food

❒ ✔ 7th and 70 Liquors Big Red Liquors Bourbon and Canal

❒ ✔ Royal Mandarin First Wok Panda Garden

❒ ✔ Piloni's Italian Restaurant Bar Bosco Gerrie's Italian on 9th St.

Best Place to Buy Women's Clothing

Best Local Place for Coffee

Best Local Place for Japanese Food

❒ ✔ Burlap Penguin Kohl's Maurices

❒ ✔ Little Bear Coffee Co. Java Haute Federal Coffee + Fine Foods

❒ ✔ Umi Grill Tokyo Grill Zeng Sushi Asian Cuisine

BEST ALL THINGS FOOD

Best Local Place for Coldest Beer in Town

Best Local Place for Lunch

Best Local Chef

❒ ✔ Charlie's Pub & Grub Sonka Irish Pub and Cafe 7th & Elm Bar & Grill

❒ ✔ Charlie's Pub & Grub Fifi's Lunch Box Delish Café

Best Local Place for Dessert

Best Local Place for Margarita

❒ ✔ The Red Room Cakery Grand Traverse Pie Company Sugar Studio by Tiers of Elegance

❒ ✔ Real Hacienda Taco Tequila's Los Tres Caminos

❒ ✔ Jamie Chesterson The Red Room Cakery Jeff Ford - J Ford's Black Angus Kris Kraut - Federal Coffee Best Local Place for Appetizers

❒ ✔ Charlie's Pub & Grub Applebee's Grill & Bar Stables Steakhouse Best Local Place for Barbecue

❒ ✔ Rick's Smokehouse & Grill Pappy's BBQ Bandana's Bar-B-Q Best Local Place for Breakfast

❒ ✔ Cackleberries Coffee Cup Delish Café Best Local Place for Buffet

❒ ✔ MCL Restaurant & Bakery East Star Chinese Buffet Golden Corral Best Local Place for Chicken

❒ ✔ Chick-fil-A Baesler's Market Popeye's Louisiana Kitchen Best Place for Children's Food

❒ ✔ Chick-fil-A McDonald's MCL Restaurant and Bakery 2021 Readers’ Choice

Best Local Place for Dinner

❒ ✔ Texas Roadhouse Stables Steakhouse J Ford's Black Angus Best Local Place for Donuts

❒ ✔ Square Donuts Baesler's Market Dunkin Donuts Best Local Place for Hamburger

❒ ✔ Charlie's Pub & Grub Fifi's Lunch Box Five Guys Best Local Place for Home Cooking

❒ ✔ Delish Café Cracker Barrel Grandma Vera's Café & Bakery Best Local Place for Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt

❒ ✔ Culver's Ritter's Frozen Custard Menchie's Frozen Yogurt

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Best Local Place for Mexican Food

❒ ✔ Real Hacienda Los Tres Caminos Taco Tequila's Best Local Place for Pizza

❒ ✔ Maurizio's Pizza Azzip Pizza Monical's Pizza Best Local Place for Salad

❒ ✔ Baesler's Market Logan's Rib-Eye Roly Poly Best Local Place for Sandwiches

❒ ✔ McAlister's Deli Charlie's Pub & Grub Roly Poly Best Local Place for Seafood

❒ ✔ Umi Grill Red Lobster Million's Crab Boiled Seafood

April 23, 2021


Congratulations

2021 Readers’ Choice

Honey Creek Collision

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Best Auto Body Repair Shop

April 23, 2021


Congratulations

Best Place to Buy Plants

The Apple House, Home of the Blooms Bros.

ALL 12 YEARS!

Co-Owners Tom & Ryan Cummins

2611 South Harding Ave • 812-232-1495 • theapplehouse.com M-TH 9am-6pm, F-SA 9am-7pm, SU 11am-5pm

10" Baskets

2.00 Off

$

Mon-Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 11am-5pm 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Expires May 31, 2021

April 23, 2021


For 12 Years!

• Bedding Plants • Blooming Pots • Hanging Baskets • Perennials, Roses • Trees, Shrub & Evergreens Always Free Professional Advice 2 Convenient Locations

South

East

2611 South Harding Meadows Shopping Center (One Block West of Former Store) 812-232-1495

Mon-Sat 9am-6pm Sun 11am-5pm

2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Baesler's Market

Best Place to Buy Groceries, Best Local Place for Soup, Best Local Place for Salad

Congratulations

Tire Barn Warehouse

Best Place to Buy Tires

THANK YOU!

Readers’ Choice “Best Place To Buy Tires” 9 years!

Perspective On Food From All The Employees at Baesler’s.. Thank You For Voting Us; • Best Place to Buy Groceries • Best Place for Soup • Best Place for Salad Casey Baesler

L to R: Tayler Terrell, Jimmy Branche, Jeremiah Graham, Josh Roessler Mgr., Jeremy Jones, Jonathan Lawson, Dustin Milner Not Pictured: Ethan Desouza, Jesse Fletcher, Barry Fiers

Bob Baesler

FREE Alignment Check An Protect your tires from unnecessary $ * OFF Alignment wear, steering & tracking problems.

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Serving the Wabash Valley for over 125 years

2900 Poplar St. Terre Haute, IN 812-232-2498 2021 Readers’ Choice

Coupon must be presented at the time of service. Coupon not valid with other offers. Available on most vehicles. See store for complete details.

4423 S. US Hwy 41 • Terre Haute, IN 14

812-234-7078 April 23, 2021


Sparkle Pools

Best Place to Buy a Swimming Pool

Congratulations!

Congratulations

Thank you Wabash Valley! FOR VOTING US #1 BEST PLACE TO BUY A SWIMMING POOL! NOW WITH TWO GREAT LOCATIONS: Pre-Season Sale! This weekend only! 20% Off All In Stock Products!

2021 Readers’ Choice

SPARKLE POOLS NORTH 2225 N 25TH STREET TERRE HAUTE, IN 47804 SPARKLE POOLS SOUTH 5171 S US HIGHWAY 41 TERRE HAUTE, IN 47802

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INGROUND POOLS ABOVE GROUND POOLS HOT TUBS SERVICE OPENINGS/CLOSINGS WATER TESTING CHEMICALS

April 23, 2021


Congratulations

Garden Quarter/ Congratulations Cobblestone Crossing

Catholic Charities Terre Haute Best Non-Profit Organization

Thank You Again for voting us

Best Apartment Complex

Best Apartment Complex

Once again, we are honored to receive your votes.

One, Two, Three And Four Bedroom Apartments And Condos

Call us today to arrange a tour!

812-299-3909

#lifeatcobblestone

7020 Clubhouse Lane www.cobblestonecrossings.com

2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

2021 Readers’ Choice

DeBaun Funeral Home

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Best Funeral Home

April 23, 2021


Congratulations Dorsett Automotive

Best Place to Buy a New Car, Best Place to Buy a New Truck, Best Place to Buy a Used Car/Truck, Best New Auto Salesperson - Eric Michaels

“We are building loyalty through excellence and we are a four generation auto dealer that has been serving the Wabash Valley and surrounding areas since 1958.”

Thank You

For Voting us Reader’s Choice Winners in the Following: Best Place to Buy a New Car - Dorsett Best Place to Buy a New Truck – Dorsett Best Place to Buy a Used Car/Truck

We are Truly Honored Stop in and see our Dorsett Certified Pre-owned Vehicles with a 5 year/150,000 Mile Power Train Coverage and Brakes for Life.

812-232-5500 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Thank You for Voting Eric Michaels Best New Car Salesman

A Special Thank You to Jay Dorman Dorsett Automotive Sales Consultant of the year 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Kadel's Hallmark & Boutique

Congratulations

Congratulations

Best Gift Store

Don's Service Center

Best Auto Repair Shop, Best Mechanic - Don Giovanini

KADEL'S

HALLMARK & BOUTIQUE Proudly Serving the Wabash Valley Since 1898

Thank you for Voting us Best Gift Store!

AUTO & TRUCK REPAIR

Thank you Wabash Valley for voting Don’s Service Center

Best Mechanic Best Auto Repair

30

%

off

10 OFF

$ one everyday item

Any Repair Over $100

Good on in-stock merchandise only. Not valid on Hallmark Ornaments or special orders. Expires June 30, 2021

AUTO & TRUCK REPAIR

Hours: 10-6:30 Mon., Tues., Weds. 10-8:00 Thurs., Fri., Sat. - 12-5:00 Sundays

1839 Woodlawn Ave. • Terre Haute, IN 47804

(812) 232-1140

Plaza North, Terre Haute IN 812-466-6771 2021 Readers’ Choice

Expires 5/31/21

www.donsservicecenter.com 20

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Best Local Place for Soup

Best Assisted Living Facility

Best Bartender

❒ ✔ Baesler's Market Gingersnaps Coffeehouse & Café Grand Traverse Pie Company

❒ ✔ Westminster Village Cobblestone Crossings Health Campus Providence HeathCare

❒ ✔ Kenny Linn - The Copper Bar Jessie Cooper- Applebees Carly Butwin - TGI Fridays

Best Local Place for Steak

❒ ✔ Texas Roadhouse Stables Steakhouse J Ford's Black Angus Best Local Place for Sunday Brunch

❒ ✔ Cackleberries O'Shaughnessy Dining Room Terre Haute Brewing Company Best Local Place for Tenderloin

❒ ✔ The Bush Family Restaurant Delish Café Park Avenue Diner

Best Auction House

❒ ✔ Johnny Swalls Auction, Inc Terre Haute Auction House Maple Avenue Auction

❒ ✔ Ceci & Co. - The Beauty Bar The Bliss Bar Serendipity Salon Halcyon Salon

Best Auctioneer

Best Boss

❒ ✔ Johnny Swalls - Johnny Swalls Auction, Inc David Hayes - Hayes Auctioneering Ron McKee - Ron McKee Auctions

❒ ✔ Kristi Howe - Vigo County Public Library TJ Warren - Valley Professionals Community Health Center Mandy Lynch - Providence HealthCare

Best Auto Body Repair Shop

❒ ✔ Buffalo Wild Wings Charlie's Pub & Grub Wings Etc.

❒ ✔ Honey Creek Collision Blackburn Collision Center Scott's Custom Colors & Auto Body

Best Local Sports Bar

Best Auto Repair Shop

Best Local Place for Wings

Best Beauty Salon

Best Boutique

❒ ✔ Burlap Penguin The Black Cow Mobile Boutique Wild Rose Boutique Best Bowling

❒ ✔ Terre Haute Bowling Center Vigo Bowl Imperial Lanes

❒ ✔ Charlie's Pub & Grub Buffalo Wild Wings Show Me's

❒ ✔ Don's Service Center Switzer Auto Repair - Body Shop Finzel's Mastertech

Best Car Rental

BEST BUSINESSES/PEOPLE

Best Bank

❒ ✔ Enterprise Car Rental Toyota of Terre Haute

Best Abstract/Title Center

❒ ✔ Hendrich Title Company Integrity Title Services Aames Title & Closing Best Antique Store

❒ ✔ Glendy's Uptown Mall Vendors' Village Antiques at the Meadows Best Apartment Complex

❒ ✔ Cobblestone Crossings Heritage Trail Village Quarter

2021 Readers’ Choice

❒ ✔ First Financial Bank Terre Haute Savings Bank Fifth Third Bank Best Bank Teller

❒ ✔ Lori Roberts - First Financial Bank Ashley Akons - First Financial Bank Cherlyn Erwin - First Financial Bank

Best Car Wash

❒ ✔ Dirtbuster Car Wash Crew Car Wash Mike's Stop and Shine Best Carpet Cleaner

❒ ✔ Mark May Carpet Cleaning Stanley Steemer DC Carpet Cleaning Best Caterer

Best Bar

❒ ✔ Charlie's Pub & Grub Copper Bar Tollys Bar and Grill 21

❒ ✔ The Butler's Pantry Food Co Edibles Catering Azar Catering

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Best Chiropractor

Best Customer Service

Best Eye Doctor

❒ ✔ Dr. James Roshel - Roshel Chiropractic Dr. Christine Gordon - Gordon Chiropractic Health and Wellness Center Dr. Jon Bradbury - Family Chiropractic of Terre Haute

❒ ✔ Baesler's Market First Financial Bank Vigo County Public Library

❒ ✔ Dr. Steve Black - Dr. Steven Black Optometry Dr. Darla Heck-Sacopulos - Valley Vision Eye Care Dr. Brian Ross - Ross Optometry

Best Church

❒ ✔ Maryland Community Church St. Patrick Catholic Church West Side Christian Church Best Cigar Shop

❒ ✔ Wabash Cigar Shop Smoke and Peace Best Columnist

❒ ✔ Mark Bennett - Tribune-Star Michael Lunsford - Tribune-Star Andy Amey - Tribune-Star Best Community Event

❒ ✔ Blues at the Crossroads Miracle on 7th Street Vigo County Public Library Summer Reading Best Computer Store

❒ ✔ Best Buy Guardian Computer Systems, Inc. The Systems House Best Convenience Store

❒ ✔ Casey's Maui Stop & Shop Thorntons LLC

Best Day Care

❒ ✔ Union Hospital Child Development Center VIP Kinder College ABC Preschool and Daycare Best Decorated Cake

❒ ✔ The Red Room Cakery Sugar Studio by Tiers of Elegance Baesler's Market Best Dentist

❒ ✔ Dentistry Just For Kids + TK Orthodontics Dr. Scott Findley - Scott J. Findley, DDS Family Dentistry Dr. Isaiah Jernberg - Wabash Valley Health Center Best Dry Cleaner

❒ ✔ Courtesy Cleaning Center Sew Elegant Cleaners Trimpe Cleaners Best Elementary School

❒ ✔ Lost Creek Elementary School Rio Grande Elementary School Dixie Bee Elementary School Best Employment Agency

Best CPA Firm

❒ ✔ Labor Link Express Employment Manpower

❒ ✔ Sackrider & Company, Inc Ryan Perkins CPA Group

Best Exterminator

Best Credit Union

❒ ✔ ISU Credit Union Crane Credit Union Advantage Plus of Indiana Federal Credit Union 2021 Readers’ Choice

❒ ✔ The Bug Man Orkin Barbee's Pest Control

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Best Family Physician

❒ ✔ Micah Thompson, MD - Union Medical Group James Welch, MD - Union Medical Group Mark Schuld, MD - Union Medical Group Best Financial Advisor

❒ ✔ John Ayre - First Financial Bank Mark Metheny - Edward Jones Scott Minton - The Volkers Group Best Fitness Center/Gym

❒ ✔ Planet Fitness Union Hospital Center for Fitness and Performance Anytime Fitness Best Florist

❒ ✔ Maggie & Moe's Rocky's Flowers Cowan & Cook Florist Best Funeral Home

❒ ✔ DeBaun Funeral Homes & Crematory Greiner Funeral Home Fitzpatrick Funeral Home Best General Contractor

❒ ✔ Mark Clinkenbeard Hannig Construction CDI, Inc Best Gift Store

❒ ✔ Kadel's Hallmark Shoppe Willow Gift and Home Linden Leaf Gifts April 23, 2021


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2020 Readers’ Choice


Congratulations

Labor Link

Congratulations

Best Employment Agency

"Todd and his entire staff at Labor Link would like to thank everyone for voting us Best Staffing Company. God Bless You All"

Courtesy Cleaners Best Dry Cleaners

Thank you Wabash Valley for voting us Readers' Choice

Best Dry Cleaner!

Locally Owned & Operated

Steve & Melody Bailey, Owners Lana Bailey - Office Mary K. Hauer - Manager - 3rd St. Danielle Yates - Manager - Wabash Heather Walters - Plant Manager

Our professional Courtesy team:

Stop Searching and Start WORKING

• We offer both daily and weekly pay • No long term commitments, no hire on fees • We cover workman’s comp, employment taxes, and wages.

Need temporary labor? Call Heather 812-235-6500

Maggie Aguilar

Michael Harding

Laurie Sears

Kathy Benjamin

Pete Henry

Kyle Seeley

Laura Davidovich

Beverly Joachimi

Kayla Swindle

Josie Day

Amanda Julian

William Tesky

Molli Ellis

Teresa Kumar

Sammi Quinn

Penney Harbour

Robin Pierce

Brandy Waller

Looking for work? • Production • Clerical • CDL • Caterer • Apartment Maintenance Workers & More!

2701 Wabash Avenue (812) 235-5200

2117 South 3rd Street (812) 232-8302

Call our office today or email a resume to rhonda@golaborlink.com

812-235-6500

CLEANING CENTERS

Open 6am til 10pm • 7 Days a Week New State of The art Dry Cleaning System Providing: Cleaner, Brighter, Odor Free

Visit us at 1203 S. 3rd St. in Terre Haute, IN 47802 Mon-Fri 6am-6pm 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Square Donuts

Congratulations

Bring On T he Day!

Best Local Place for Donuts

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Thank you # for voting us

Square Donuts North Side Open Daily 6am-11am 2417 Fort Harrison (812) 466-9660

Square Donuts Wabash Ave. Open Daily 6am-3pm 935 Wabash Ave. (812) 232-6463

www.squaredonuts.com 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Comfort Keepers

Congratulations

Best Home Health Care (non-medical)

Westminster Village

Best Retirement Community, Best Assisted Living Facility

Life is better in a winning w inning community community

Thank You

Wabash Valley for voting Comfort Keepers the

Kudos to the Team Members and Residents who make Westminster Village the BEST place to live and work every day!

Best Home Health Care (Non-Medical)

(812) 232-9766 635 Ohio Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807

(812) 242-4600 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Providence HealthCare

Best Nursing Home

Experience the Healing...at the Wabash Valley's Best Nursing Home.

Experience the Healing...

Thanks for your vote! Visit phc w o o d s . o r g o r c a l l 8 1 2 - 5 3 5 - 4 0 0 1 f o r m o r e i n f o r m a t i o n . 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

2021 Readers’ Choice

Backyard Leisure

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Best Place to Buy Hot Tubs/Spas

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Congratulations

2021 Readers’ Choice

ISU Federal Credit Union

Congratulations

Best Credit Union

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WTWO

Best TV Personality - Jesse Walker

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Best Golf Course

Best Hotel

Best Local Place for Manicures

❒ ✔ Idle Creek Golf Course Hulman Links Rea Park Golf Course

❒ ✔ Hilton Garden Inn Holiday Inn Drury Inn

❒ ✔ 7-Star Nail Salon Shear Inspirations Carrie's Custom Nails

Best Hair Stylist

Best Insurance Agent

Best Local Place for Therapeutic Massage

❒ ✔ Amber Barnes - Shear Inspirations Ashley Ewing - Serendipity Salon Lindsay McMullen - Serendipity Salon

❒ ✔ Jay Crapo - Crapo Insurance Agency, Inc. Sandy Bryant - State Farm Insurance Todd Brinza - State Farm Insurance

❒ ✔ Massage Envy Corepoint Salon and Spa Wabash Valley Massage

Best Heating & Air

❒ ✔ Hoosier Heating & Cooling B&S Plumbing, Heating & Cooling Roehm Refrigeration Heating & Cooling Best High School

❒ ✔ Terre Haute North Vigo High School Terre Haute South Vigo High School West Vigo High School Best Home Health Care

❒ ✔ Visiting Nurse Association Intrepid USA Healthcare Services Elder's Journey Home Care Best Home Health Care (non-medical)

❒ ✔ Comfort Keepers Elder's Journey Home Care Hands That Serve Best Hospice

❒ ✔ Hospice of the Wabash Valley Heart to Heart Hospice Intrepid USA Healthcare Services Best Hospital

❒ ✔ Union Hospital Terre Haute Regional Hospital Harsha Behavioral Center

2021 Readers’ Choice

Best Investment Firm

❒ ✔ Edward Jones First Financial Bank Wells Fargo Best Kennel

❒ ✔ Ollie's Canine Campus Heritage Animal Hospital Dapper Dog Best Landscaper

Best Local Restaurant

❒ ✔ Charlie's Pub & Grub Stables Steakhouse J Ford's Black Angus Best Mechanic

❒ ✔ Don Giovanini - Don's Service Center Larry Switzer - Switzer Auto Repair-Body Shop Zach Bignell - Bignell Automotive Best Medical Clinic

❒ ✔ Rose Hill Landscaping Mascari Lawn & Landscape Hank Metzger Landscape

❒ ✔ Union Medical Group Valley Professionals Community Health Center Wabash Valley Health Center

Best Late Night Restaurant

Best Middle School

❒ ✔ Charlie's Pub & Grub Denny's TGI Friday's

❒ ✔ Honey Creek Middle School Woodrow Wilson Junior High School Otter Creek Middle School

Best Lawyer

❒ ✔ Joe Etling - Smock & Etlin Attorneys at Law Jared Modesitt - Modesitt Law Office Caitlin Miller - Hassler Kondras Miller LLP Best Local Place for Live Music

❒ ✔ Charlie's Pub & Grub The Verve Poplar Pub

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Best Mortgage Company

❒ ✔ First Financial Bank Ruoff Home Mortgage Terre Haute Savings Bank Best Museum/ Gallery

❒ ✔ Terre Haute Children's Museum Swope Art Museum Vigo County Historical Museum

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Best New Auto Salesperson

Best Pediatrician

Best Place To Take Visitors

❒ ✔ Eric Michaels - Dorsett Automotive Group Jay Dorman - Dorsett Automotive Group Derek Carroll - Dorsett Automotive Group

❒ ✔ Maria Lily Vasco Dela Cruz, MD - Midwest Child Adolescent Jacqueline K. Holder, DO - Union Medical Group Danielle DeGroote, NP - Union Medical Group

❒ ✔ Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Deming Park Vigo County Public Library

Best Non-Profit Organization

❒ ✔ Catholic Charities Terre Haute United Way of the Wabash Valley Valley Professionals Community Health Center Best Nurse

Best Personal Trainer

❒ ✔ Morgan Wilson - Fit Wave Training Brandon Smitley - Terre Haute Intensity and Sports Training Sarah Howk - Certified Personal Trainer

❒ ✔ Jessica Truman - Union Hospital Jennifer Finley - Valley Professionals Community Health Center Eunice Champion - Providence Health Care

❒ ✔ Dapper Dog Doggie D'tail Clippity Do Dog

Best Nursing Home

❒ ✔ PetSmart Pet Supplies Plus Petland

❒ ✔ Providence HealthCare Westminster Village Health and Rehab Springhill Village Best OB/GYN

❒ ✔ Vannara Sakbun, MD - Union Medical Group Grant H. Hammons III, MD - Union Medical Group Kathleen D. Couthino, MD - Union Medical Group Best Paint Store

❒ ✔ Sherwin Williams Menards Lowe's Best Park

❒ ✔ Deming Park Fowler Park Hawthorn Park 2021 Readers’ Choice

Best Pet Groomer

Best Place to Work

❒ ✔ Union Health First Financial Bank Valley Professionals Community Health Center Best Plumber

❒ ✔ B&S Plumbing, Heating and Cooling Supreme Plumbing, Heating and Cooling Marshall's Plumbing Best Pre-Owned Auto Salesperson

❒ ✔ Jay Rogers - Terre Haute Chevy Eric Michaels - Dorsett Automotive Group Jay Dorman - Dorsett Automotive Group

Best Pet Store

Best Printing/Graphics Company

Best Pharmacy

❒ ✔ Big Picture Midwest Printing Tabco

❒ ✔ CVS JR Pharmacy Walgreens

Best Radio Personality

Best Photographer

❒ ✔ Connie Dawson - Dawson Photography Bianca Russell - Beezus, LLC Taylor Wright - Taylor Lynn Photography Best Place for Karaoke

❒ ✔ Tollys Bar & Grill The Verve The Cabin Pub and Grub Best Place for an Oil Change

❒ ✔ Station Break Dorsett Automotive Group Grease Monkey 34

❒ ✔ Party Marty - HI 99 Kevin Lambert - MIX-FM Barry Kent - The Legend 95.9 Best Real Estate Agency

❒ ✔ Coldwell Banker - Troy Helman Realtors Re/Max Real Estate Associates Century 21 Advantage Best Reception Hall/Event Center

❒ ✔ Sycamore Winery The Red Barn at Sycamore Farm O'Shaughnessy Hall

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Congratulations

Dirtbuster Car Wash

Best Car Wash

Thank You! We appreciate your votes!

BEST CAR WASH

1849 S. 3rd St., Terre Haute, IN 888-618-3478 FREE VACUUMS! (With purchase of any Car Wash)

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Congratulations

Vigo County Public Library

Congratulations

Best Boss - Kristi Howe

Sackrider & Company Best CPA Firm

THANK YOU TRIBUNE STAR READERS FOR VOTING US

BEST CPA FIRM! We are honored to accept this award. We believe in the value of relationships. We view every client relationship like a partnership, and truly believe that our success is a result of your success. Our team at Sackrider is committed to providing close, personal attention to our clients. We take pride in giving you the assurance that the personal assistance you receive comes from years of advanced training, technical experience and financial acumen. We look forward to another excellent year.

1925 Wabash Avenue Terre Haute, IN 47807 (812) 232-9492 www.sackrider.com 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Mark Clinkenbeard Construction, Inc

THANK

Best General Contractor

for voting us

BEST GENERAL CONTRACTOR

YOU

We appreciate the votes! 20+ Years Serving the Wabash Valley

MARK CLINKENBEARD CONSTRUCTION, INC

812-208-3049 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Maggie & Moes

Congratulations

Best Florist

Dentistry Just for Kids + TK Orthodontics

Best Dentists

From All of Us at

Maggie and Moe’s THANK YOU WABASH VALLEY! We are proud to be voted

Best Florist

361 S. 18th St., Terre Haute, IN www.poplarflowers.com 812-232-3319 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Piloni's Italian Restaurant

Best Local Place for Italian Food

9 Years in a Row Best Local Place for Italian Food

Best Italian Restaurant. Thank You! We are honored to be named Best Italian Restaurant for the ninth year in a row. Thank you to our loyal customers who have become our friends. Piloni’s is a family affair and we are very proud of our wonderful staff. It is because all of us work together as a team that we have received this honor. We take great pride in our homemade Italian cuisine and we’re glad that our guests love it too.

Thank you again, Pedro, Araceli, Family and Staff

1733 Lafayette Ave. 812-466-4744 Lunch Hours M-Sat. 11-3, Sun. 12-3 Dinner Hours M-Th 3-9, Fri & Sat. 3-10, Sun. 4-8 www.pilonis.com 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Roshel Chiropractic

Congratulations

Best Chiropractor - Dr. James Roshel

Thankou Y bash Wa alley! V

BEST CHIROPRACTOR DR. JAMES ROSHEL

Maurizio's Pizza

Best Local Place for Pizza

Pizza of Terre Haute “Home of the 747” Thank you Wabash Valley for Voting us “Best Local Pizza” in the 2021 Reader’s Choice Awards.

Celebrating “50” Years in 2022

•Pain Relief in Joints, Bones, Muscles •Spinal Care •Traction Muscle Stem Adjustments

PROUDLY SERVING PIZZA to the WABASH VALLEY SINCE 1972

•Soft Tissue Treatment •Massage Therapist

2940 Wabash Avenue

5035 Lafayette Avenue

812-232-0633 812-466-9645 OPEN TUESDAY-SUNDAY AT 4PM CLOSED MONDAYS

5101 S. US HWY 41 • TERRE HAUTE 812-478-2000 2021 Readers’ Choice

OPEN TUESDAY-SUNDAY AT 4PM CLOSED MONDAYS

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Congratulations

Wabash Tax Service

Best Tax Preparer Pat Tovey

Thank you Wabash Valley for making us #1! Our team at Wabash Tax Service is very appreciative of all of those who took the time to vote for us and we are very excited to receive this award.

We have more than 20 years of experience at Wabash Tax Service and we are proud of our team. We look forward to working with you in the future. Wabash Tax Service, Professional service by experienced tax preparers and enrolled agents, at a price you can afford!

2122 E. Wabash Terre Haute

615 W. National 1125 N. Section St. Sullivan, IN West Terre Haute

812-234-6388 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Guarantee Roofing & Fence

Congratulations

Best Roofing Company

The Red Room Cakery

Best Decorated Cake, Best Local Place for Dessert, Best Local Chef - Jamie Chesterson

Thank you for the Votes! We are honored! Turn to The Company With 100-Year Tradition of Excellence

Best Decorated Cake Best Local Place For Dessert Best Local Chef - Jamie Chesterson

Thank you Wabash Valley for voting us

BEST ROOFING COMPANY

We are honored to receive this award 5 years in a row.

Custom Cakes • Delectable Desserts

For the month of June get $500 off or free upgrade to Golden Pledge 25 year Workmanship Warranty and a 50 year shingle.

See our weekly menu on 2619 Fort Harrison Rd. • Terre Haute, IN

1221 Hulman St., Terre Haute, IN www.guaranteeroofingco.com • 812-234-2605 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Best Rental Store

Best Tattoo Parlor

Best Urgent Care/ Walk In Clinic

❒ ✔ DIY Rentals Cahill's Rental Sales All American Tent & Rental

❒ ✔ Scars and Stories Queen City Black Tides

Best Resale Shop

Best Tax Preparer

❒ ✔ Union Medical Group Convenient Care Clinic Ambucare Clinic Valley Professionals Community Health Center

❒ ✔ Once Upon A Child Style Encore Repeat Boutique

❒ ✔ Pat Tovey - Wabash Tax Service Ryan Perkins - Ryan Perkins CPA Tommy Jeffers - Taxmaster 2

Best Retirement Community

❒ ✔ Westminster Village Providence HealthCare Sycamore Manor Best Roofing Company

❒ ✔ Guarantee Roofing & Fence Honest Abe Roofing Poplar Roofing & Construction, LLC Best Shopping Center

❒ ✔ The Meadows Shopping Center Haute City Center Best Tanning Center

❒ ✔ Palm Beach Tan Planet Fitness The Valley Spray Tan Studio

Best Teacher

❒ ✔ Eileen Mann - Terre Haute North Vigo High School Ashley Downs - Union Hospital Child Development Center Abby Noblitt - VIP Kinder College Best Tree Service

❒ ✔ Walker Tree Service Salmon's Tree Service Layne Tree Experts, LLC Best TV Personality

Best Veterinarian

❒ ✔ Dr. Beth Brown - Brown Veterinary Hospital Dr. Patricia Cooke - Heritage Animal Hospital Dr. James Holscher - Airport Veterinary Clinic Best Wait Staff

❒ ✔ Charlie's Pub & Grub Stables Steakhouse J. Ford's Black Angus Best Wrecker Service

❒ ✔ AAA Towing Mike's Auto Wrecking Down and Out Towing

❒ ✔ Jesse Walker - WTWO Patrece Dayton - WTHI Kevin Orpurt - WTHI

Congratulations

to all the Tribune-Star 2021 Readers' Choice winners. 2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Cackleberries

Congratulations

Best Place for Breakfast, Best Place for Sunday Brunch

Brown Veterinarian

Best Veterinarian - Dr. Beth Brown

We’ve missed you! Can’t wait to see your faces!

-Binx & Sherman

Thank You for your support in these challenging times! 909 S. 25th St. Terre Haute, IN 47803

812-645-0715

2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Umi Grill

Best Local Place for Japanese Food, Best Local Place for Seafood

Congratulations

From All of Us To All of You

Vannara Sakbun, MD Union Medical Group

Best OB/GYN

Thank You!

Thank You!

BEST OB/GYN

Best Local Place for Japanese Food Best Local Place for Seafood!

“It’s been my honor to treat patients of the Wabash Valley for 26 years!”

2002 S. 3rd St. Terre Haute, IN 47802

812-232-7874

2021 Readers’ Choice

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Congratulations

Hoosier Heating & Cooling

Congratulations

Best Heating and Air

Dapper Dog

Best Pet Groomer

BEST PET GROOMERS 10 years In A Row

Thank You for Voting Us Best Heating & Cooling. Marc Buechner Frank Weir and Our Team

• Professional Grooming and Boarding By Appointment Only • All Breeds of Dogs • Owned and Operated by Licensed Veterinary Technician AKC Safety Certified Pet Groomers on Staff

10% Discount to ALL Veterans, Law Enforcement Officers & Seniors 65+

Grooming & Boarding

812-917-4214/812-917-4774 www.hoosierheatingandcooling.com 318 N. 22nd St., Terre Haute, IN 47807 2021 Readers’ Choice

Grooming

3592 E. Davis Dr., Terre Haute 47802

2700 S. 25th St., Terre Haute 47802

812-478-2222

812-232-0222

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Best Bank, Best Bank Teller - Lori Roberts, Best Mortgage Company, Best Financial Advisor - John Ayre

Congratulations First Financial Bank

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