INDOT awarded Vanderburgh County with 6.2 million dollars of grant funding for rail crossing improvements. Vanderburgh County Commissioners tell us the funding will be used at the Mill Road Crossing near Kratzville Road.
Workers from the Alcoa plant in Warrick County took time out of the office to go on a shopping spree at the Evansville East Side Target. Not for themselves, but for children who might not get a toy for Christmas.
Over 50 people gathered to hear about how much they've accomplished this year. This past year has been all about diversion. Helping people in need find permanent housing first, before placing them in a shelter.
One Dubois County community could be seeing a 25% hike in their water rates come 2019. Patoka Regional Water and Sewage announced that they will be raising rates across the board by 15.7% next March. This is the first rate increase customers will experience in the last decade.
The Christmas holidays can be tough for struggling Tri-State families. The Boys and Girls Club of Evansville are hosting a special food drive that aims to help both the hungry, as well as the kids that attend the club.
Jasper is even closer to building the Thyen-Clark Cultural Center. On Wednesday afternoon, the Jasper Library Board and Jasper Community Arts Commission heard bids from six different construction companies, and are now in the selection process.