PUBLISHED: Aug. 12, 2017 BY: Shannon Hall, Courier & Press reporter EVANSVILLE — The EVSC sees thousands of dollars in unpaid school lunch balances at the conclusion of every school year. The Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation had more than $18,000 in unpaid student lunches at the end of the 2016-2017 school year.
Shortly before he was shot and killed by police on Tuesday night, Daniel Wooters was allegedly inside TGI Fridays threatening to “kill some cops.” Police identified Wooters, 38, on Wednesday. He was shot by three officers after he reportedly advanced toward them on Morgan Avenue with a knife after allegedly stealing a police cruiser and […]
PUBLISHED: Sept. 15, 2017 BY: Shannon Hall, Courier & Press reporter A woman was arrested Thursday night for allegedly driving drunk with her 15-year-old son in her car. Tricia D. Handley,46, was preliminary charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated endangering a person less than 18 years old.
PUBLISHED: Sept. 15, 2017 BY: SHANNON HALL, COURIER & PRESS REPORTER EVANSVILLE — A 25-year-old woman was charged with multiple counts of child molesting this week. Keshia C. Warfield faces three different felony counts of child molesting after two children told their mother about the alleged abuse and they reported it to authorities. One child […]
PUBLISHED: Sept.. 1, 2017 BY: Shannon Hall, Courier & Press reporter EVANSVILLE —Melissa Embry loves to go exercising walking along riverfront. But with her three-year son Colton, it can be a little challenging She’s recently found a way to keep her son entertained — rock hunting. They found a painted rock on the Newburgh Riverfront a […]
May 16, 2017 By Shannon Hall Not much new information was revealed at Tuesday’s State of the County address by the commissioners. Commission President Bruce Ungethiem said he was told Vanderburgh County would receive about $3-4 million a year from the gas tax, which will be implemented July 1. Hoosiers will now pay 28 cents per […]
PUBLISHED: May 18, 2017 BY: Shannon Hall, Courier & Press reporter A woman was arrested Wednesday morning after police reported finding her passed out in a running, black Ford Explorer with two children in the vehicle. Tierra Maupins, 26, was arrested and preliminarily charged with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated with a child under 18 […]
PUBLSIHED: May 23, 2017 BY: Shannon Hall, Courier & Press reporter A former Harrison High School basketball standout was found shot to death in the 400 block of South Morton Avenue, between Cherry and Walnut streets, on Tuesday morning, according to the city police. Vanderburgh County Coroner Steve Lockyear identified the deceased as Deniko L. […]
May 27, 2017 By Shannon Hall The Evansville Housing Authority knew that changes could happen at Lincoln Estates but they didn’t move families from their voucher program until the property changed ownership. The new ownership, which bought the property in April, notified a few dozen residents that they can no longer live at Lincoln Estates […]
PUBLISHED: May 31, 2017 BY: Shannon Hall, Courier & Press reporter Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke spoke with several Lincoln Estates residents Tuesday and gave them good news. The management company for Lincoln Estates hasn’t filed any formal court eviction notices, so residents who were being “evicted” do not have to move next week. “I […]