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  • featured Missing Evansville People Joelle Lockwood & Kristy Kelley

    Joelle Lockwood & Kristy Kelley

    Two young mothers, Joelle Lockwood, 30 and Kristy Kelley, 27, went missing this summer in southwest Indiana. “We have not found a common denominator,” Sgt. Jason Cullum told local NBC affiliate 14 News, “but that doesn’t mean that we’re not looking at the possibility that they are connected.” Kristy Kelley was last seen at 1:30am on August 15th leaving a Boonville VFW club. She weighs 135-pounds, is 5’ 5’’ tall, and has long brown hair and blue eyes. When last seen, […]

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  • featured Search continues for missing Warrick Co. woman

    Search continues for missing Warrick Co. woman

    The parents of missing woman Kristy Kelley tell us they’re thankful for the massive search efforts thus far. Both Todd and Kathy Scales are still in shock after their daughter went missing early Friday morning. They tell us they have been so surprised with the outpouring of support from the community as they continue the search for Kristy. Todd and Kathy Scales tell me Kristy told people when she was last seen she needed to leave for work in the […]

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  • featured Joelle Lockwood And Kristy Kelley Missing: Possible Connection?

    Joelle Lockwood And Kristy Kelley Missing: Possible Connection?

    Two Central Indiana moms have disappeared — five weeks and less than 20 miles apart – leaving investigators looking for potential links in the two cases. “To have someone missing in our area –- two of them active like this at the same time — is very unusual,” Sgt. Jason Cullum of the Evansville Police Department told The Huffington Post. The two women are 30-year-old Joelle Ann Lockwood of Evansville and 27-year-old Kristy Kelley of Boonville. Both are mothers with […]

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  • Evansville News featured Robin Williams had family ties to Evansville

    Robin Williams had family ties to Evansville

    Comedian and actor Robin Williams, who died Monday of apparent suicide, had family ties to Evansville. According to online genealogy records and archives of the Evansville Journal, a late 19th and early 20th century local newspaper, Williams’ father was born here, and his grandparents and great-grandparents all died here. His grandfather, Robert R. Williams, is buried in Oak Hill Cemetery in Evansville. Shari Ethridge stumbled across this information when she visited findagrave.com after learning of Williams’ death. “We’re genealogy/history buffs […]

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  • Evansville Traffic Reports featured Coroner called to scene of Vand. Co. accident

    Coroner called to scene of Vand. Co. accident

    The Vanderburgh County Coroner has been called to the scene of an accident. We’re told the accident happened at University and Diamond Ave. in Evansville. We have a crew heading to the scene. We will update the story with information as it becomes available.

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  • Evansville News featured Health Dept. says West Nile found in Evansville

    Health Dept. says West Nile found in Evansville

    The Vanderburgh County Health Department says West Nile has been found in Evansville. Health officials say two sample pools of mosquitoes collected within the City of Evansville have tested positive for the virus. So far this summer there have been 13 counties in Indiana with positive sample pools. The Vanderburgh County Health Department will be performing focused adult mosquito control in the area where West Nile activity has been found. The spraying will be within an area bound by Harriet […]

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  • Evansville News featured Registered Sex Offender Arrested for Impersonating a Police Officer

    Registered Sex Offender Arrested for Impersonating a Police Officer

    The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a registered sex offender following an incident in which the man posed as a police officer. On July 21, 2014 at approximately 1942 hrs, Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the Angel Mounds State Historic Site at 8215 Pollack Avenue in reference to an individual who had identified himself as a police officer to several people as they were walking near the site on the levee. This individual, later identified as Michael […]

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  • Evansville News featured 4th of July fireworks displays in the Tri-State

    4th of July fireworks displays in the Tri-State

    Here is a list of fireworks displays across the Tri-State for the 4th of July. Evansville  Thunder and Lightning Fireworks show on the riverfront. Vendors open at 6:00 p.m. Fireworks begin at 9:10 p.m. Newburgh 4th of July Fireworks Evening in the Park at Old Lock and Dam Park. Events from 6:00 – 9:30 p.m. Fireworks begin at 9:00 p.m. Gibson County Gibson County Fairgrounds. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. Fireworks at dusk (approx 8:45 p.m.) Holiday World Fireworks at […]

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