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HEADLINES: Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Huntingburg Woman Charged with Domestic Battery HUNTINGBURG – Police say they arrested Cayla Clayton last night just after 7:15 p.m. at a home in the 300 block of North Chestnut Street. Police were called out to an argument between Clayton and a male victim.  Police say the suspect choked the male victim, leaving visible marks MORE >

HEADLINES: Monday, March 27, 2017

All Southwest Dubois Students to Get Tech Device HUNTINGBURG – The Southwest Dubois School Board has approved a plan to assign each student with a Chromebook or I-Pad. Board members say the majority of teachers support the move. An education grant of $75,000 will be used to offset some of those costs.   It’s Planting MORE >

HEADLINES: Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Statewide Tornado Drill to be Held Today (Tuesday) STATEWIDE – State officials will hold two statewide tornado drills today to get everyone back in to practice as we inch closer to severe weather season. The first drill will happen today, Tuesday between 10:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.  This drill is for schools and businesses to MORE >

HEADLINES: Monday, March 20, 2017

Severe Weather Preparedness Week Kicks Off in Indiana STATEWIDE – Monday kicks off Severe Weather Preparedness week across the Hoosier State. State officials will hold two statewide tornado drills tomorrow to get everyone back in to practice as we inch closer to severe weather season. The first drill will happen Tuesday between 10:00 a.m. and MORE >

HEADLINES: Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Huntingburg Water Official in Crash, Cited;  City Vehicle Damaged HUNTINGBURG — City water superintendent for Huntingburg, Gary Meyerholtz, is not injured following a crash Tuesday in Huntingburg at the intersection of SR 64 and US 231. Police say the driver of the other vehicle was stopped in the left turn lane while Meyerholtz was waiting MORE >

HEADLINES: Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Huntingburg Water Detection System “Failing,” Replacement Options Explored HUNTINGBURG — Water superintendent Gary Meyerholtz says Huntingburg’s water detection system is “failing,” according to WFIE TV. Last week, WITZ told you about mayor Denny Spinner’s plan to replace the city’s aging water meters with new smart meters.  The city is currently in talks with an Evansville MORE >

Headlines: Monday, March 13, 2017

Jasper Crash Kills Huntingburg Man Sunday Night JASPER – A crash involving a scooter and a minivan has claimed the life of a Huntingburg man, according to police reports. The crash happened around 10:20 Sunday night on US 231 near 12th Avenue in Jasper. Joseph Allen, 49 of Jasper, was driving his scooter on US MORE >

HEADLINES: Friday, March 10, 2017

Friday is Last Day for Storm Damage Limb Pickup in Ireland IRELAND — Residents in Ireland cleaning up from last week’s EF 2 tornado can get limbs picked up, however, you have to do it today (Friday). Officials tell WITZ today is the last day for that pickup.   Jasper Road Closure Delayed at St. MORE >

HEADLINES – Thursday, March 9, 2017

Wrong Way Crash Kills 1, Injures 2 Near Ferdinand FERDINAND — Two people have been hospitalized, and one killed, in a wrong-way crash on I-64, about three miles west of Ferdinand at 9:30 Wednesday night. Indiana State Police say 65-year-old Sabrina Felton of Roanoke, Virginia was driving east on 64 near the 60 mile marker MORE >

EMA Releases Updated Tornado Recovery Information [3/7]

IRELAND – The Dubois County Emergency Management Agency has released the following statement regarding the tornado that came through the town last week… PRESS RELEASE The Dubois County Emergency Management Agency has released the following information concerning debris removal for the areas of the county that were affected by the tornado which passed through Dubois MORE >

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