On June 15th, WEHT Local & Local 7 WTVW will celebrate our parent company’s (Nexstar Media Group, Inc.) 22nd Anniversary with our 3rd Annual Founder’s Day.  Join us at the station:

800 Marywood Dr.
Henderson, KY 42420

This year we are partnering with 2 local humane societies and one pet shelter who provide support, shelter and eventually hope to find forever homes for its many animals.  The public will be able to visit the station, check out the animals and walk away with a new pet that day. 

The schedule for the day is below:

8am – 11am Warrick County Humane Society

11am – 2pm It Takes a Village

2pm – 5pm Humane Society of Henderson

Pets Supply Plus will be here all day providing a starter checklist on what new pet owners need, free coupon and a free pet toy while supplies last.

From 11am – 2pm we will have several food trucks here at the station.  In association with Evansville Events, Fresh by Genes, C & C Barbecue and Lolly’s Pop will be selling food and desserts to the Founder's Day attendees.


Our radio partners from Townsquare Media will also be broadcasting live throughout the day from our parking lot. 

The schedule for them is below:

WBKRAngel will be live from 8am to 10am

WKDQRyan and Leslie will be live from 8am to Noon
Melissa will be live 11 to 1
Travis Sams will be live 3 to 5

WDKSGavin Eddings will be live 10am to Noon

WJLT Bobby G will be live 10am to Noon; Deb Turner will be live Noon to 1

WGBFChynna will be live from 11am to 1

You can help our Founder's Day Partners by donating these needed items:

Scoopable cat litter

Dawn dishwashing liquid


HE detergent

Towels (new or gently used)

Blankets (new or gently used)

Vinyl tablecloths

Paper towels


Scrub brushes (used for dishes)


Dog beds
Balls/dog toys
Paper towels
Incense/Room fresheners
Cosequin, Dasequin or similar joint supplement
Doggie poop bags
33 gal or larger trash bags
Dog treats
Kongs or Chew bones
Fabuloso, Odoban or Pine-Sol Lemon or Original
Laundry detergent
Tall kitchen trash bags
K-9 Advantix, K-9 Advantage
Any brand heartworm preventative
Dry puppy food
Copy paper
Brother Toner TN-660
Gift certificates to Staples (for office supplies)

Puppy Pads

Paper Towels

Laundry Detergent

Dish Soap


Copy paper

Pill Pockets