Tuesday, June 18 2013 8:30 AM EDT2013-06-18 12:30:38 GMT
It happened around 2:30 this morning at the kangaroo express on south kentucky. You can see a heavy police presence at the scene. Officers say a white male in his late 20's, early 30's walked into theMore >>
Officers say the suspect walked into the gas station, implied he a weapon and demanded cash.More >>
The Taliban have claimed responsibility for an attack in Afghanistan that killed four U.S. troops just hours after the insurgent group announced it would hold talks with the Americans on finding a political solution...More >>
Afghan President Hamid Karzai says he has suspended talks with the U.S. on a new security deal to protest the way the Americans are reaching out to the Taliban in efforts to find a political solution to the war.More >>
Mario Chalmers broke out of a shooting slump to score 10 points, lifting the Miami Heat to a 27-25 lead over the San Antonio Spurs after one quarter of Game 6 in the NBA Finals on Tuesday night.More >>
LeBron James saved a championship reign, canceled a celebration.More >>
The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee says it appears the much-criticized national electronic surveillance program foiled "dozens" of terrorist plots.More >>
The U.S. foiled a plot to bomb the New York Stock Exchange because of the sweeping surveillance programs at the heart of a debate over national security and personal privacy, officials said Tuesday at a rare open hearing on...More >>
TRI-STATE (WFIE) -
Thanksgiving right around the corner, Evansville families, businesses, schools and churches are putting
their gratitude in action and celebrating their blessings by giving back.
Through Operation Christmas Child, locals are joining tens of thousands of
people across the U.S. to fill empty shoe boxes with toys, school supplies and
necessity items for impoverished children around the world.
Operation Christmas Child expects to reach a milestone- collecting and
delivering shoe boxes to more than 100 million children since the
project began in 1993.
Evansville-area residents hope to contribute over
21,000 shoe box gifts to this year's global collection goal of 9 million
gift-filled shoe boxes in order to help surpass the 100 million milestone.
drop off a packed shoe box at the Evansville-area collection sites. Then, using whatever means necessary—trucks, trains, boats, bikes
and even elephants—the shoe box gifts will be hand-delivered to hurting
children in 100 countries around the world.
Indiana Tri-State collection sites:
Church 3232 Claremont Avenue Evansville, IN 47712
Tues - Nov 13: 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. Wed - Nov 14: 8 a.m. -
10 a.m. Thur - Nov 15: 8 a.m. - 10 a.m., 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Fri - Nov 16: 8
a.m. - 10 a.m. Sat - Nov 17: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m., 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. Sun - Nov 18: 9
a.m. - 11 a.m., 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Mon: 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Baptist Church Family Life Center 320 Cherry Street Evansville, IN 47713
Tues - Nov 13: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. Wed - Nov 14: 12 p.m.
- 6 p.m. Thur - Nov 15: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. Fri - Nov 16: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. Sat -
Nov 17: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sun - Nov 18: 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. Mon - Nov 19: 9 a.m. -
Chapel 3495 E State Route 62 Boonville, IN 47601
Tues - Nov 13: 4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Wed - Nov 14: 4 p.m.
- 6:30 p.m. Thur - Nov 15: 4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Fri - Nov 16: 4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Sat - Nov 17: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Sun - Nov 18: 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Mon: 10 a.m.
- 12 p.m.
of Paradise Lutheran Church 7811 Oak Grove Road Newburgh, IN 47630
Tues - Nov 13: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m., 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Wed
- Nov 14: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m., 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Thur - Nov 15: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m., 5
p.m. - 7 p.m. Fri - Nov 16: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m., 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Sat - Nov 17: 9
a.m. - 1 p.m. Sun - Nov 18: 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. Mon - Nov 19: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., 3
p.m. - 7 p.m.
General Baptist Church Fellowship Center 7421 Joest Road Wadesville, IN 47638
Tues - Nov 13: 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Wed - Nov 14: 2 p.m. -
5 p.m. Thur - Nov 15: 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Fri - Nov 16: 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Sat - Nov
17: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sun - Nov 18: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Mon: 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.
United Methodist Church 601 Main Street #A Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Tues - Nov 13: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Wed - Nov 14: 9 a.m. -
12 p.m., 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Thur - Nov 15: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Fri - Nov 16: 9 a.m. -
12 p.m. Sat - Nov 17: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Sun - Nov 18: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Mon: 9
a.m. - 12 p.m.
Tuesday, June 18 2013 3:35 PM EDT2013-06-18 19:35:49 GMT
A dog battling cancer managed to hang on long enough to see her owner return from a deployment overseas. According to Jennifer Ralston's YouTube channel, Kermie, an 11-year-old beagle-lab-chow mix, wasMore >>
Kermie, an 11-year-old beagle-lab-chow mix, was diagnosed with oral melanoma just a month after her owner, Eric, was deployed overseas.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 8:38 AM EDT2013-06-18 12:38:30 GMT
In a beautiful home tucked away in the woods of Lexington County, Crystal and Craig Hewitt appear to be living a fairy tale life. But their story, and why two swing sets swing empty in the summer wind,More >>
In a beautiful home tucked away in the woods of Lexington County, Crystal and Craig Hewitt appear to be living a fairy tale life.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 10:54 PM EDT2013-06-19 02:54:15 GMT
A new Subway opening along Highway 41 and Morgan Avenue in Evansville treated dozens of customers to a free sandwich Tuesday evening. It was their way of welcoming folks to the new location. "It'sMore >>
A new Subway opening along Highway 41 and Morgan Avenue in Evansville treated dozens of customers to a free sandwich Tuesday evening.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 9:21 PM EDT2013-06-19 01:21:05 GMT
Monday night's accident in on Interstate 64 in Gibson County claimed the life of a young girl and injured several of her family members. Fort Branch General Baptist Church Pastor Steve Akins has beenMore >>
The family's pastor has been at the hospital with the family since the accident Monday night. He tells 14 News the physical scars left by this accident are only the beginning of a long, very traumatic recovery.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 9:23 AM EDT2013-06-18 13:23:30 GMT
A 5-year-old girl set up a lemonade stand across the street from the Westboro Baptist Church compound, and now the group is targeting her. Jayden Sink raised nearly $200 on Friday while she sold lemonadeMore >>
A 5-year-old girl set up a lemonade stand across the street from the Westboro Baptist Church compound, and now the group is targeting her.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 12:44 PM EDT2013-06-18 16:44:56 GMT
SHELBYVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A teenage girl found dead in a Shelby County creek Monday morning has been identified.Deputy coroner Jeff Ivers said Jackleen Lane, 15, of Bagdad, KY drowned. She was last seenMore >>
How Jackleen Lane, 15, ended up in the creek has not been determined.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 3:35 PM EDT2013-06-18 19:35:01 GMT
SAND CREEK TOWNSHIP, IN (WAVE) – A 12-year-old Jennings County boy was accidentally shot in the head by his 16-year-old brother late Monday night while handling firearms in their home, according to theMore >>
Investigators said the 16-year-old had been handling a .22 caliber rifle when it discharged while the rest of the family was asleep.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 10:45 PM EDT2013-06-19 02:45:09 GMT
A traffic alert for drivers in Spencer County. Officials tells us that an overturned semi has traffic down to one lane on eastbound I-64 at the Dale, IN exit. There's no word as of now on injuries. CrewsMore >>
Around 4:00 p.m., an overturned semi caused traffic delays in the eastbound lanes that lasted for a few hours while crews cleared the site. More >>
Monday, June 17 2013 6:39 PM EDT2013-06-17 22:39:20 GMT
A lawsuit claims billionaire hardware kingpin John Menard pressured the wife of a business partner to have sex with Menard and his wife and retaliated with firings and lawsuits when she turned him down. Menard'sMore >>
Menard's attorney says Menard categorically denies the claims by Tomisue Hilbert.More >>
1115 Mt. Auburn Road
Evansville, IN 47720