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EPD: Woman charged with neglect after reckless driving

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – An Henderson woman faces charges after police say she was recklessly driving with children in the car in Evansville. Police say they spotted a car speeding on Oak Hill Road early Saturday morning. According to a police report, the officer turned on their emergency lights and attempted to pull the vehicle […]
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Man accused of attacking, trying to run woman over in Evansville

An Evansville man is facing several charges after police say he attacked a woman and reportedly tried to run her over. The Evansville Police Department says officers were called to the area of 3rd Street and John Street around 1 a.m. Saturday after several people called 911 to report an incident involving a man and a woman in a white SUV.
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Man arrested for fentanyl after police catch him snoring

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Evansville police officers were called to the 2400 block of South Green River Road on June 24 for a report of a male running in and out of the woods. Officers located the man and found fentanyl on him. At first, reports said the man looked like he was being chased […]

Daviess Co. Sheriff’s Office searching man involved in hit-and-run incident

Evansville man arrested after allegedly trying to run over woman. Tri-State groups organize rally events after Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade. Tri-State groups organize rally events after Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade. Updated: Jun. 24, 2022 at 10:00 PM CDT. EPD: No serious injuries following motorcycle crash involving...

EPD: Man arrested for trying to run woman over

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Police in Evansville arrested a man after they said he tried to run a woman over. Officers were called to a domestic violence incident downtown at 1 a.m. on June 25. Police said several calls came in reporting a man choking a woman in a white SUV. Officers said the vehicle […]

Evansville man arrested after allegedly trying to run over woman

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - An Evansville man is facing several charges after he allegedly tried to run over a woman. Police say it happened Saturday around 1 a.m. According to an affidavit, the Evansville Police Department received multiple calls regarding a white SUV being driven by an intoxicated man, who was hitting a woman.

Owensboro man wanted for hit-and-run with ambulance

DAVIESS CO., Ky. (WEHT) — Deputies say an Owensboro man is refusing to turn himself in after being involved in a hit-and-run crash with an ambulance. The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office is reaching out to the public to help locate 38-year-old Jesse King. The sheriff’s office shared the information through social media early Saturday evening. […]

Case dismissed for man charged in suspected murder-for-hire plot

Authorities in Evansville say charges have been dropped for a man who had previously been accused of murder in the suspected hired shooting of several individuals. The Vanderburgh County Prosecutor's Office says it filed a motion to dismiss the case against Samuel Huggler in the case. Huggler had previously been...

Is 2022 The Year We Cancel Peanut Butter? FDA Expands Product Recalls

I could eat peanut butter every day, and up until last month, I pretty much did. Jif Extra Crunchy is my favorite, and I have always been brand loyal. Of course, grocery shelves that once held my go-to snack are empty. All of the Jif varieties of peanut butter were recalled on May 20, 2022, because of Salmonella outbreaks linked to the peanut butter.

PPD: 22 people indicted for Webster County drug bust

WEBSTER CO., Ky. (WEHT) – The Providence Police Department (PPD) reported that twenty-two people involved in a drug trafficking incident at the Webster County Detention Center have now been indicted. PPD says on June 23, a Webster County Grand Jury convened in a special meeting where Officer Eric Elder presented an investigation into an organized […]

UPDATE: Evansville Dispatch now able to receive calls again

***UPDATE***: The Evansville-Vanderburgh Central Dispatch says the issue is resolved and they can now take calls again. VANDERBURGH CO., Ind. (WEHT) — According to the Evansville-Vanderburgh Central Dispatch, they are no longer able to receive calls through their admin lines. They say a fiber was cut between between Washington, Ind. and Bedford, Ind. that is […]

Hadi ShrinersFest wrapping up in Evansville

Evansville, Ind. (WEHT) The 2022 Hadi ShrinersFest is wrapping up tonight in downtown Evansville. The event has become a tradition for many families through the years. But for one group of friends, it was more than just a good time. “To be with our boy, right here,” said Vent Schnaare, who was visiting the festival […]

Evansville troopers recognized by Indiana State Police

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) — Two local heroes were recognized by state police for their service, bravery and devotion to citizens of Indiana. The Indiana State Police held their annual awards ceremony Friday to award them for their accomplishments. Trooper Tanner Hurley was selected as the “2021 Trooper of the District” by the Command Staff from the […]

CHICKEN FIGHT: Cast Your Vote for the Best Fried Chicken in the Evansville Area

Few things in this world are better than fried chicken. There's just something about it that makes my mouth water just thinking about it. From the crispy skin perfectly seasoned and fried to a golden brown to the tender, juicy meat underneath, it's one of my go-to meals when I don't feel like cooking. Whether you like white meat or dark, spicy, or a bit more mellow, there are a ton of restaurants putting their own unique spin on the popular yardbird. But who's frying it up right, and who's version is flying the coop? It's time for you to decide.

Car show headlines ShrinersFest this weekend

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - Evansville’s ShrinersFest first originated in 2011 to replace the annual Freedom Festival, and it’s been a big hit with air shows including the Blue Angels and hydroplane races. The last two years, it was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but it returned to...