Wednesday, May 22 2013 5:16 AM EDT2013-05-22 09:16:17 GMT
Nearly 60-thousand "Lea" panel, loft and bunk beds in various sizes are being recalled. It turns out the side mattress support rails can break, posing a fall hazard. The rails are on 34 different LeaMore >>
Nearly 60-thousand "Lea" panel, loft and bunk beds in various sizes are being recalled.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 12:54 AM EDT2013-05-23 04:54:04 GMT
MISSOURI CITY, TX (KPRC/NBC) - A Texas high school teacher's heart wasn't beating when she delivered her baby, but three of her co-workers are credited with saving her life and her newborn's. Erica Nigrelli,More >>
A Texas high school teacher's heart wasn't beating when she delivered her baby, but three of her co-workers are credited with saving her life and her newborn's.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 12:24 AM EDT2013-05-23 04:24:26 GMT
Those who knew the victim of a deadly shooting in Princeton speak out to 14 News about the struggles they say she had with the suspect. Authorities tells 14 News the suspect, Jason Perry is in the GibsonMore >>
Those who knew the victim of a deadly shooting in Princeton speak out to 14 News about the struggles they say she had with the suspect.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 12:21 AM EDT2013-05-23 04:21:05 GMT
Law enforcement from Indiana and Kentucky were in the 14 News Interactive Center answering your calls and taking any tips to help catch those most wanted. Some of the cases we've featured have ended withMore >>
law enforcement from Indiana and Kentucky were in the 14 News Interactive Center Tuesday night answering your calls and taking any tips to help catch those most wanted. Some of the cases we've featured have ended with suspects in custody.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 12:16 AM EDT2013-05-23 04:16:51 GMT
There's a large water main break at Oak Hill and Millersburg in Evansville. Copyright 2013 WFIE. All rights reserved.More >>
There's a large water main break at Oak Hill and Millersburg in northern Vanderburgh County.More >>
BRENTWOOD, TN -
(WMC-TV) - A teenager with cerebral palsy competed in a wrestling match, and even won thanks to the kindness of his opponent.
The moment was not rehearsed as the audience watched as 13-year-old Jared Stevens was carried onto the wrestling mat at Sunset Middle School.
Jared has severe cerebral palsy.
Physically, he is like a 6-month-old, but intellectually, he is very much like any other kid his age.
"He asked one day if he could get on the mat and they kind of looked at me and I'm like, 'Let him out there,'" said Jared's father, Phil Stevens.
With his opponent standing over him, Jared lifted his hand up to his opponent and the match started as the referee blew the whistle
And right before the audience's eyes, Jared was in a real wrestling match for the first time.
The boy selected from the other team flailed his legs as he took Jared by the arm, pulling the 13-year-old on top of him.
Red-faced and defeated, he gave Jared the chance to feel like one of the guys.
"It felt like I was fighting with my older brothers," said Jared.
The coaches who took the time to make the match happen, and the 13-year-old opponent with a lot of heart, made a dream come true for Jared Stevens.
"Coach Mayes had gone over there and said, 'Tell me the kid you have with the most heart,' and the coach picked him out and this kid did a phenomenal job and performed that way and that's what's amazing about it. I said, 'You've got some skills,'" said Phil Stevens.
Days after the match, Jared is all smiles. There is no telling what is next for this young man with no limits.
Before wrestling, Jared also got the chance to go on the football field and play with the team in his wheelchair.
Wednesday, May 22 2013 6:00 PM EDT2013-05-22 22:00:02 GMT
An Evansville Police Officer was injured while trying to arrest a fleeing drug dealer on Tuesday afternoon. Police stopped an SUV after the driver committed several traffic violations. Officers pulledMore >>
Police stop an SUV on the north side of Bayard Park. The result: an officer injured, a chase with a suspect, and three men arrested on a variety of charges.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 3:29 PM EDT2013-05-21 19:29:04 GMT
For months, concerns had been raised about the welfare of Lucas Webb. Born Jan. 3, 2008, Lucas knew much pain and suffering in his four short years. More >>
State records released Monday show how Missouri social workers failed to adequately pursue allegations of abuse involving a preschooler. Lucas Webb, 4, would die five days after the state closed the abuse investigation.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 6:21 PM EDT2013-05-22 22:21:12 GMT
(RNN) - British officials are saying one man is dead and two others were injured in a possible terrorist attack in London on Wednesday.According to BBC News, eyewitnesses said man was attacked in a streetMore >>
One man is dead after two men attacked him in broad daylight with knives and meat cleavers. More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 9:06 PM EDT2013-05-23 01:06:34 GMT
Gibson Co. dispatch confirms a report of shots fired in the area of Los Aztecas on W. Broadway in Princeton. According to our media partner, the Princeton Daily Clarion, shooting suspect fled the sceneMore >>
Princeton Police Chief W.W. George tells 14 News the suspect, believed to be her boyfriend, shot the woman as she and her 13-year-old son were walking in the Los Aztecas parking lotMore >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 2:46 PM EDT2013-05-21 18:46:43 GMT
We are excited to announce you'll now be able to watch all of our newscasts, and severe and breaking news on your iPhone or iPad (It may work on some Android phones, too, but you may need to wait for anMore >>
We should be on the air (minus commercials) from 4:30-7:00 AM; from 11:00-12:00 AM; from 4-5:30 PM; from 6:00-6:30 PM; and from 10:00-10:30 PM. Plus anytime we are on the air for breaking news or weather, we'll be broadcasting live on your phoneMore >>