Today was the Parke Vermillion Community Pregnancy Center soup cook-off at Hillcrest Community Center. There were several churches from Parke and Vermillion county that participated. Votes are given in donations. The soup which raises the most money wins. Janie Pound’s white chili soup brought in $493.91. She won the “Golden Ladle”, which is a traveling trophy. (We came in second last year.) Mary Jane Evens also entered with beef stew. The total raised for the organization was $1,810.01.