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Two Main Street- Tess Amorim

Jul 19, 2018

When Brazilian actress Tess Amorim came back to Evansville to visit her high school friends, David had the chance to chat with this intelligent, warm and funny young talent.

Mareea Thomas

The experience of 1.5 generation immigrants, a term used to describe people who arrived in the U.S. as children and adolescents, is a unique one. Unlike their first-generation parents or U.S.-born siblings, their identity is split. That in between. Los que hablan más inglés que Español o que a lo mejor no saben mucho acerca de la cultura de sus padres.

Ground Broken For Shell Building

Jul 18, 2018
Isaiah Seibert / WNIN

County Commissioners broke ground Wednesday morning at the future site of a shell building in Vanderburgh Industrial Park off of State Road 57.

Commissioners, developers, and their business partners grabbed their shovels for a photo op in front of the empty lot, but constructions workers were already there getting ready to pour concrete.  

That empty lot should be the home of a finished shell building by October.

“That’s faster than what I’ve seen,” said Pepper Mulherin, president of the Evansville Industrial Foundations Board.

Commissioners Vote To Rezone McCutchanville Lot

Jul 18, 2018
Isaiah Seibert / WNIN

Neighbors remain divided after Vanderburgh County Commissioners conditionally approved a request to rezone a parcel of land off Browning Road in McCutchanville. The approval will be final once a list of land-use restrictions is signed and notarized.

Luann Sievern will have a front seat to the new construction. "If you look out our back window," she said, "we are the house overlooking the currently empty field which will be the development."

Truck runs off I-64, lands on U.S. 41, kills driver

Jul 16, 2018

Authorities have identified the truck driver who died when a semi ran off Interstate 64 and crashed onto Highway 41 early Monday. 

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office says deputies and Scott Township firefighters responded to the scene at about 2 a.m.

They determined the truck had been traveling east on I-64 when the vehicle left the roadway, traveled down an embankment, turned onto its side, and came to rest in the southbound lanes of U.S. 41.