Local News

HPD: Teen Carried Knives, BB Gun to Football Game

Oct 3, 2018

Police arrested a Henderson teen for allegedly carrying knives and a BB gun to a high school football game. 

In a news release, the Henderson Police Department said staff members alerted officers working security at the game at Colonel Football Stadium Friday night that a young man had a knife.

School staff located and detained 18-year-old Jordan Sizemore.

Police say officers searched Sizemore’s backpack and found two knives, a BB gun that looked like a handgun, BB's, and three air cartridges.

HPD: All Robbery-Shootout Suspects Arrested

Oct 3, 2018

Police say they’ve arrested all the suspects in a deadly robbery and shootout. 

The US Marshal's Fugitive Task Force located and arrested 19-year-old Kane Douglas Coomes on a charge of 1st Degree Robbery.

In a news release, Henderson Police say the charges stem from Coomes’ involvement in last month’s home invasion at 2491 Wood Drive.

The break-in led to the shooting death of 29 year old Demarco Bradley of Evansville.

Police said the occupant of the apartment, 27-year-old Zachary Pearson, was wounded in a shootout with Bradley.

In this episodio we talk to a health care expert about why is hard for Latinos to obtain health care and the challenges that this represents.

Infant Mortality Subject Of Traveling City Hall

Sep 27, 2018

Tackling the area’s high infant mortality rate is the goal of a traveling city hall this Saturday in Evansville. 

Vanderburgh County health officials will present their Pre-to-3 Program at Saturday’s city hall. It’s a preventative program for families with a baby under 90 days old or who are expecting.   

As part of the program, a health worker visits the families every week.

"And in that process," Program Coordinator Sophie French said, "they’re learning a lot about health pregnancy, parent-child bonding, how to play with their baby."

Two Main Street- Red Skelton

Sep 27, 2018

David talks with Ann Pratt, executive director of the Red Skelton Museum of American Comedy about the legendary entertainer.