Jim Stratman

Jim joined the 14 News team in January of 2018 as a Multimedia Journalist/ Reporter. He says that the transition to news and the move to Evansville are very exciting. Jim comes to 14 News from WYMT in Hazard, KY where he worked as sports reporter. While in Hazard he covered over 40 high schools and colleges in Eastern Kentucky, including the Kentucky Wildcats. Jim graduated from Western Kentucky University in May of 2017. While in school Jim worked in front of the camera and behind the scenes at the university television station. He also co-hosted a show on the local ESPN Radio affiliate and broadcasted local high school sports around Bowling Green, KY. Jim grew up just south of Cincinnati in Ft. Wright, KY. He enjoys seeing his family and friends, and spending time with his girlfriend here in Evansville. In his free time, Jim likes hitting the links, watching sports, and trying new things to eat. If you see Jim around town say hello! He hopes you’ll connect with him on social media or send him an email with any story ideas you want told.

Recent Articles by Jim

  Woman taken to hospital after Monday morning crash

  NWS to survey damage from Thursday’s storms

  Crews resume patching project on Lloyd Expy

  First Friday of Lent marks beginning of fish fry season

  Madisonville North Hopkins basketball team gets send off for state tournament

  Third annual sticks against cancer event

  Pedestrian hit by train identified

  Indiana law enforcement cracking down on aggressive driving with Operation Pull Over

  Founding member of Jamaican bobsled team brings inspirational message to DCHS students

  Local Catholic reacts to priest sexual misconduct list

  Evansville man meets first responders who worked together to save his life

  Flames shoot through roof of Boonville home

  Evansville police have busy Monday morning

  Gibson Co. Election Board votes to allow Nick Burns to run for Princeton City Council

  YMCA kicks off Pancake Days

  Tri-State flower shops prepare for Valentine’s Day rush

  Officials warn about flooded roads as river levels rise

  Kentucky’s Real ID changes could cut organ donor registrations in half

  Community remembers 2012 storm during clean up

  Volunteers go door to door advocating for fire preparedness