An Indiana teenager was convicted of murder and sentenced to 55 years in prison. Now, the Indiana Supreme Court is considering whether it will hear Blake Layman's case.
Another special hearing pushed back Thursday regarding the McCurdy Hotel building that has been withering on the vine for years.
City officials providing more appealing welcome mats for visitors driving into Evansville.
The land-based casino bill passed the Indiana House on Wednesday but still has to make its way through the Senate and to the governor's desk. But Tropicana Evansville has the city's full support to move to land if the legislation becomes law.
Evansville Police Chief Billy Bolin remembers being on the Twin Bridges 14 years ago when Paul McManus jumped into the Ohio River after killing his estranged wife and two daughters.
A two vehicle crash claims one life in southern Indiana. Indiana State Police say it happened on U.S. 231 south of I-64. This is in Dale, Indiana.
People are holding out hope. Hope that the Tri-State will finally warm up. But how do we do a story on yet another cold-weather snap?
Illinois lawmakers will consider a bill to decriminalize some marijuana possession.
If you are in Illinois, you could start paying more for those sugary drinks like soda.
Hundreds came out to the Owensboro Convention Center to see who won a distinguished honor, and hear from the spouse of one of Kentucky's Senators and potential presidential candidate.
Environmental officials say levels of arsenic found at the site are some of the highest they've ever seen.
Kentucky house lawmakers pass a measure that would require employers to make accommodations for their pregnant workers.
A new scratch off from Hoosier Lottery is offering winners a different pay out option... actual gold.
With a monumental ruling overturning his death penalty conviction last week, today marks 14 years of the incident that put a Vanderburgh county man on death row.
Oral arguments were held this morning for a Pike County man's appeal of his murder conviction.
A new development with the Kunkel Group and a lender may signal a move forward with the McCurdy redevelopment project.
It's been a long, frigid February and even in March we could be reminded of it.
A historic vote Thursday on your internet and how you receive it. So what is Net Neutrality? And how does it affect you? This simple short video with graphics sums it up.
Glenda Ritz calls for Changes to Indiana's Education System
Dozens of decaying and blighted homes in Evansville could come down later this year.
It's that time of year again when your New Year's resolutions start to drop off. Livewell hopes to get people back on track with their lifestyle change program.
The Aces are back home tonight after their plane makes an emergency landing.
Troopers pull over a vehicle for a broken tail light, but they ended up finding drugs and needles.
The Hoosier Lottery and Ivy Tech Community College announce a first-of-its-kind partnership to provide a free financial resources to Hoosiers.
Authorities release a man's identity that was facing a number of criminal charges when he died from a gunshot wound.
Vectren reports that February temperatures were 26% colder than normal and 9% colder than last year. “Given February has produced temperatures even colder than those experienced in last year’s polar vortex, customers will likely see similar or slightly higher energy bills..."
The state's Department of Education website has published a video series discussing the State of the Classroom.
Evansville Train Show & Swap Meet Saturday, February 28 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. St. Paul's UCC 2227 West Michigan Street Admission $3, children 12 and under accompanied by an adult are free. Call 812-426-2989 or visit evansvilletrainshow.com
Tri-State fans of one of rock's biggest bands will not have to go "crazy" any longer. Aerosmith makes their way to the Ford Center later this year.
The FCC adopts historic new rules for the internet.
A masked man with a British accent known as "Jihadi John,' who appears to have beheaded several hostages held by ISIS, has been identified as Mohammed Emwazi.
The Daviess County EMA announces warming centers will be open Thursday and Friday night.
A late night fire destroys a Knox County, Indiana home.
The Evansville Aces Men's Basketball team was forced to make an emergency landing in Iowa Wednesday night.
Eyewitness News Brad Byrd talks with Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke about several topics including the city's financial situation, the land-based casino bill, the IU Medical School, the future of the downtown hotel project, and working with the city council.
Eyewitness News Kayla Moody talks with U.S. Senator Dick Durbin from Illinois about the Keystone Pipeline bill and the funding for the Department of Homeland Security.
This is the second time attorney Brian Oberst has been charged with impersonating a public servant.
Tropicana Evansville and riverboats across Indiana are now a step closer to coming on shore. Local officials say it could mean big business for the city. But another Evansville icon has plenty to gain if the bill passes.
Indiana State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Terre Haute where one man is dead.
Many students are debating between finding a job close to home in the Tri-State or taking their talents elsewhere.
A man from Evansville accused of setting a fire that killed three people is denied a request in court.
A bill making its way through the State House would give desperate parents one last option before abandoning their newborns.
A man facing charges for allegedly allowing a one year old baby to play with a handgun is in court today.
Eyewitness News' Laura Kirtley discusses the Keystone Pipeline with Senator Dan Coats.
The owner of T.J. Maxx, Marshall's and Home Goods is raising the company's minimum wage. .
The additions and improvements over the years are helping bring more young workers to the city.
A program aimed at Evansville students to make wise choices leads to new trucks supporting their efforts.
Evansville crews are working to repair several water main breaks across the city. The latest break is in the 7000 block of Outer Lincoln Avenue, near Plaza Park International Prep Academy.
Investigators release the identities of those involved in a shooting north of Paoli.
Parents, teachers and educators vented their concerns with the ISTEP test and the proposed change in the A-F accountability model Wednesday morning. The purpose of the hearing was to allow public comment on a proposal to change how schools and students are graded.