Jim Stratman

Jim Stratman


Evansville, IN

Jim joined the 14 News team in January of 2018 as a Multimedia Journalist/ Reporter. He says that the transition to news and the move to Evansville are very exciting.

Jim comes to 14 News from WYMT in Hazard, KY where he worked as sports reporter.

While in Hazard he covered over 40 high schools and colleges in Eastern Kentucky, including the Kentucky Wildcats.

Jim graduated from Western Kentucky University in May of 2017.

While in school Jim worked in front of the camera and behind the scenes at the university television station.

He also co-hosted a show on the local ESPN Radio affiliate and broadcasted local high school sports around Bowling Green, KY.

Jim grew up just south of Cincinnati in Ft. Wright, KY. He enjoys seeing his family and friends, and spending time with his girlfriend here in Evansville.

In his free time, Jim likes hitting the links, watching sports, and trying new things to eat.

If you see Jim around town say hello!

He hopes you’ll connect with him on social media or send him an email with any story ideas you want told.

Recent Articles by Jim

  Mt. Vernon teachers stage ‘Walk-In’ for Red for Ed

  Feds raid Grim Reapers Motorcycle Club in Evansville

  New UE program aims to increase number of teachers

  One person dead after Hwy 431 crash in Daviess Co., Ky.

  Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra searching for a new conductor

  UE “AceBuddies” program helps get people with disabilities moving

  Evansville celebrates Purple Aces’ historic win over UK

  Crash involving semi blocks SB I-69 in Gibson Co.

  Tri-State veterans swap stories at annual Veterans Day breakfast

  Tri-State shelters prepare for bitterly cold temps

  Sen. Mike Braun forms climate solutions caucus

  Special needs children evacuated from home due to Oakland City fire

  Day of the Dead celebration happening this weekend in Henderson

  Teal Pumpkin Project helps kids with food allergies participate in Halloween fun

  Man facing attempted murder charge after Mt. Vernon shooting

  Groundbreaking ceremony held for new Daviess Co. Middle School

  Hopkins Co. Schools dismiss early due to Madisonville boil advisory

  Body cameras now a fixture for Dubois Co. Sheriff’s Department

  Tips to lower your energy bill this winter

  Man hurt in shooting at east side Evansville bar

  Thunderbolts are back in the Ford Center Saturday

  Ray’s Heating and Air shot twice over weekend, owner says

  Huntingburg Airport expansion to start at the end of October

  Newburgh holds another public meeting about Lou Dennis Community Park

  EPD using Fall Festival to connect with the community

  Students come in early to prepare Fall Festival food

  Two new booths debut at Fall Festival 2019

  Ford Center begins clear bag policy

  EFD firefighters teaching kids about fire prevention

  Tri-State students participate in National Walk to School Day