Jessica Costello joined the 14 News Team in January of 2020 as a Reporter / Multimedia Journalist. She looks forward to serving and exploring the Tri-State area during her time at WFIE.
Jessica graduated with her Bachelor’s degree in Journalism: News and Information, with specialties in Electronic Media and Broadcast Media. She took on numerous roles with WOUB’s public media at Ohio including online host, anchor, and reporter. She also worked with ESPN3 working in different roles including sideline reporting. Jessica spent her summer’s before graduating as an intern with Cleveland 19 Sports Department and NBC6 Miami as a Multimedia Journalist News intern.
Jessica is looking forward to making Evansville and the Tri-State area her new home. Feel free to reach out to her with any story ideas or new places to adventure to through social media or by email.
Now that both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are being distributed to people considered in the state’s group 1A, a health system in the Tri-State has given one local teacher the opportunity to receive her first dose of the Pfizer vaccine.
Shelbey Banks of Newburgh says that she and her husband have been living paycheck to paycheck for some weeks because of the coronavirus pandemic. When their last paycheck went completely to their rent, a random act of kindness made her day.