Eyewitness News producer Nathan Goble passes away at 36
HENDERSON, Ky. (WEHT) – Nathan Goble, an Eyewitness News broadcast producer and a member of our digital team, has passed away. He was 36 years old. Nathan has been a member of the the Eyewitness News family since November of 2021. Nathan covered breaking news in the Tri-State for our website and helped provide election […]
Huntingburg Library hosts food distribution event
The Huntingburg Library hosted a mobile food distribution on Friday, February 23, in conjunction with the Tri-State Food Bank, a non-profit organization based in Evansville that serves 33 counties in Illinois, Indiana, and Kentucky. A total of 100 boxes and 66 five-pound bags of oranges were provided for the distribution.
Dubois County Marriage Licenses – February 23, 2024
Elizabeth Jade Dalton to Rudy Alexander Perez Acosta, both of Huntingburg. Akira Lee Albert to Anthony Ryan Robbins, both of Jasper. Grace Vivian Meece of Huntingburg to Treyton Lee Greulich of Santa Claus. Benjamin Tristan Vonderschmitt to Katrina Rae Messmer, both of Dubois. Jared Ryan Henke to Kara Conner, both...
Dubois County Court News – February 23, 2024
Speeding: Randy J. Villarreal; Anakin S. Cary; Caleb D. Mathey; Christopher Villanueva; Jonathan R. Wagler; Elizabeth A. Decker; Thomas N. Polen; Kavan L. Wagler; Landon C. Poehlein. Child Restraint Violation: Vincenzina K. Bullock. Operating with Expired Plates: Jayson R. Sandage; Brooklyn R. Lopez; Charity M. Drury; Timothy J. Steuerwald. Driving...
Dr. Logan Orr appointed to Memorial Hospital Medical staff
Podiatrist Logan Orr, D.P.M. was recently appointed to the Active Medical Staff at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center. A podiatrist is a doctor who diagnoses and treats conditions of the foot, ankle, and related structures of the leg. Dr. Orr received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree at Midwestern...
Dubois County Real Estate Transfers – February 23, 2024
Brent Wening to Gregory, Steven and Philip J. Seng, d/b/a Seng Brothers. S 1/2 fractional s20, t1n, r5w, 16.2 acres. Shirley Ann Haase to Randall L. and Marcie G. Jacob. Pt. SE NW s32, t1s, r3w, 2.554 acres, Celestine. Melissa A. Welp to Emma Richelle Welp. Lots 2 and 3,...
Crawford County man arrested for battering an infant
A Crawford County man is facing preliminary counts of neglect and battery of an infant that resulted in serious bodily injuries. On Monday, February 12, 2024, Indiana State Police Detective Sergeant Brock Werne was contacted by the Crawford County Department of Child Services about an investigation into Cameron Watts, 26, for battering an infant.
Indiana DNR Law Enforcement Division to Host Hiring Seminar – Learn How to Become a Conservation Officer
Birdseye, IN – The Indiana Department of Natural Resources Division of Law Enforcement is hosting a hiring seminar for those interested in becoming a Conservation Officer, particularly for those residing in Southern Indiana. The event promises a comprehensive review of the hiring process, a Q&A session, and insider tips for applicants.
St. Croix Man Now in Custody for Stabbing Incident
A St. Croix man has turned himself into the authorities for a stabbing incident that took place at a bar in Cane Bay, the V.I. Police Department reported. The 911 Emergency Call Center received reports of a stabbing victim at the Sprat Net Bar in Cane Bay on Wednesday at about 5:16 p.m. Upon officers’ arrival, they observed the victim on the ground, bleeding from their injury, the police report stated.
Sheriff: Standoff ends after subject starts fire; jumps out window
HENDERSON, Ky. (WEHT) – The Perry County Sheriff’s Office says a standoff ended on Wednesday with a barricaded subject attempting to start a fire and jumping out of a window. According to the sheriff’s office, deputies were called to an apartment in the 500 block of Washington Street in Cannelton in reference to a barricaded […]
Cedar Crest Intermediate School hosting Solar Eclipse viewing
We invite the public to experience the 2024 solar eclipse at Cedar Crest Intermediate School in Southeast Dubois County. Time: 11:30 AM, until the end of the Solar Eclipse. Where: 4770 South State Road 162, Huntingburg, Indiana 47542. Event Highlights: Spectacular Solar Eclipse Viewing. Don’t miss your chance to witness...
Robbery Suspect Arrested for Multiple Robberies in Christiansted Town
A St. Croix man who was already in custody at the John Bell Correctional Facility for larceny was arrested and charged at the facility Thursday with two counts of robbery, the V.I. Police Department reported. On Feb. 20, at about 10:45 a.m. and at 11:00 a.m., the 911 Emergency Call...
Mater Dei tallies 10th-win, defeats Northeast Dubois 61-35
The Wildcats dominated in all phases leading their decisive win over the Jeeps. Mater Dei tallies 10th-win, downs Northeast Dubois 61-35 The Wildcats dominated in all phases leading to their decisive home win over the Jeeps.
Police chief gives statement on the war with drugs; woman detained
PAOLI – On Monday, February 19, officers with the Paoli Police Department conducted a traffic stop on US 150 East that landed a woman behind bars on meth charges. Police arrested Karla Backus after finding two grams of meth on charges of possession of meth and drug paraphernalia. According...
The 25th Buy Indiana Expo is April 16
The 25th annual Buy Indiana Expo is returning to the French Lick Resort’s Exhibition Hall on April 16. The event is expected to attract about 200 companies seeking to do business with the Department of Defense via the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division. The Jasper Chamber of Commerce...
Tell City woman charged with arson
HENDERSON, Ky. (WEHT)- A woman in Tell City has been charged with arson, after police say that she burned down a home on 11th Street on Sunday. Eyewitness News is told that Mary Hartweck was arrested. Neighbors told police that they saw a woman run out of the back of the home. Police say that […]
Need home repairs? Dubois Co. could have you covered for free
FERDINAND, Ind. (WFIE) - If you live in Dubois County, you could be eligible for free home repairs thanks to a $700,000 grant. Almost 45,000 people live in Dubois County, which means there’s quite a few homes, and many that may need home repairs. This comes at a cost, and not usually a cheap one.
Ireland set to hold Shamrock pageant March 2
Ireland — The St. Patrick’s Celebration, Inc. 15th Anniversary Celebration has announced the contestants who will vie for the Miss, Teen, and Little Miss & Mister Shamrock crown titles. The Miss Shamrock pageant includes scholarship awards, along with a variety of additional prizes, all donated from our generous...
Trans inmate who strangled baby sues Indiana prison chaplain for allegedly denying hijab
BRANCHVILLE, Ind. (TND) — Autumn Cordellionè, a transgender inmate in Indiana, is suing a prison chaplain who allegedly prohibited her from wearing a hijab outside her bed quarters. Cordellionè, who previously went by Jonathan Richardson, is currently serving a 55-year sentence at all-male state prison Branchville Correctional Facility...
Harrison dominates Springs Valley on senior night, 90-40
Harrison welcomed the Blackhawks from French Lick to the Tri-State for the Warriors' senior night. Harrison dominates Springs Valley on senior night, 90-40 Harrison welcomed the Blackhawks from French Lick to the Tri-State for the Warriors' senior night.