Submitted by WIKY News on Mon, 10/21/2013 - 3:08pm
WIKY News had an interesting conversation with Pastor Carl Sanders of Evansville, who says all he wanted when he walked into an East Side Dollar General was his favorite drink - Gatorade. What he got, instead, was a young man who had pulled what looked like a gun shouting at him. Sanders pulled-out his gun and shouted at Germaine Marshall to get on the floor. Marshall, armed only with a spoon, didn't fight as Sanders held him there until police arrived. Rev.
Submitted by WIKY News on Mon, 10/21/2013 - 3:04pm
A family and police in Cannelton are hoping you can help them find 16-year old Brooklyn Gaynor. She's been missing since Saturday. She's described as a white girl with shoulder length blonde hair, hazel eyes and a thin build. Police say she may be in a 2000 gold Dodge Intrepid with a Indiana license plate number 116ABN. If you know of her whereabouts, you're asked to call police.
Submitted by WIKY News on Fri, 10/18/2013 - 4:57pm
There's major change in the wind for medical programs now being offered on college campuses in Evansville. Programs at Ivy Tech, USI and UE will all be combined and expanded on a new college campus at a still un-selected location in Vanderburgh or Warrick County. Ivy Tech Chancellor Dan Schenk says his school is ready. USI and UE leaders also told a crowd at a "letters of intent" ceremony that they're on-board for the multi-million dollar project that will move their medical programs to a new IU Medical School campus.
Submitted by WIKY News on Fri, 10/18/2013 - 4:55pm
Indiana has recorded its first West Nile virus death this year. It happened in the Terre Haute area, in Vigo County. 20 human cases have been reported in Vanderburgh and other counties in 2013. A state health department spokeswoman says that generally, the risk of the illness has subsided by this time of year, but has not ceased to exist. There is no vaccine and no cure for West Nile.