Erin Joined the 14 News team in June 2019 as a Reporter/Multi-Media Journalist. She couldn’t be more excited to launch her news career in Evansville.
Originally from the North East, Erin grew up just West of Philadelphia in Downingtown, Pennsylvania. She graduated from the University of Alabama in May of 2019 where she studied journalism with a minor in political science.
During her time in Alabama, Erin interned at WVUA in Tuscaloosa as a general assignment reporter. This is where she developed her love of visiting with people in the community and getting to know their stories.
When she’s not working on stories or covering news, Erin enjoys exercising, spending time with her family, and exploring the Tri-State Area.
Adapting to virtual learning can take some getting used to for students and teachers. To make sure her students are set up with all the tools they need, an Owensboro Public Schools teacher is going above and beyond.
Owensboro Public School students have begun the 2020-2021 school year virtually, with hopes to have students back in the classroom on October 12. One Owensboro Innovation Academy student is helping the district prepare for when students do return.
During a board meeting on Thursday, administrators with Owensboro Public Schools approved schematic drawings for a renovation project at Cravens Elementary School, which will add a full size gym and a fine arts space.
Following recommendations by Gov. Beshear, two of Daviess Counties largest school districts have decided they will not be moving forward with in-person learning, leaving some parents scrambling for childcare options.
Discussions surrounding the fate of the confederate monument located on the lawn of the Daviess County Courthouse continues, as local officials say they have come to the consensus to not move the statue to the Owensboro Museum of Science and History.
Construction on the brand new Nicky Hayden Apartments is officially complete. The land the housing complex sits on was donated by the parents of the motorcycle racing star and will now be used as housing for the homeless.