Contact Us
Evansville News

Evansville News

(Dave Westrich)
(Dave Westrich)
[

Work Zone Safety Week in the Evansville Area and Throughout Indiana

Last evening as I was driving home on I-164, I witnessed a scene that reminded me that this is National Work Zone Awareness Week in Evansville and throughout Indiana.  The scene, located between the Lloyd Expressway and Morgan Ave. on I-164, depicts the number of highway workers killed this past year while performing their duties.  It's purpose is to remind us to slow down and be extra careful in highway work zones.

Read More

Couch Trash - baloncici - 463296893
[

Spring Heavy Trash Pick-Up Is Here

The spring time heavy trash pick-up has begun and will run through Friday, May 30. The semi-annual curbside service is available to city residents who pay for trash service with their water bill, including newly-annexed areas. Apartment complexes, mobile home communities and business/commercial customers are not eligible.

Read More

Custom corn hole set to be auctioned this Saturday at Chemo Buddies Cruise In. (Photo courtesy of Chemo Buddies)
Custom corn hole set to be auctioned this Saturday at Chemo Buddies Cruise In. (Photo courtesy of Chemo Buddies)
[

Cruise In to Benefit Chemo Buddies

This Saturday (April 5) is one of the first cruise ins of the year and it benefits my favorite charity, Chemo Buddies.

There are some awesome items in the silent auction including a beautiful custom made corn hole set

Read More

(Teka77)
(Teka77)
[

Eat at Buffalo Wild Wings and Support the Boys and Girls Club of Evansville

It's Friday, it's a beautiful day - you know Buffalo Wild Wings sounds like a good choice anyway. Now it sounds even better because eating there today will help raise money for a great local charity - the Boys and Girls Club of Evansville.

Read More

William Howell
William Howell
[

Register to Win Tickets to 67th Annual Home Show

The 67th annual Heritage Federal Credit Union Home Show is April 5th and 6th in downtown Evansville - and here's your chance to get for FREE!

Read More

Thinkstock
Thinkstock
[

Indiana Mall Bans Hoodies — Could Eastland Mall Be Next?

A controversial sign posted by an Indiana mall cautioning patrons to drop their hoodie before entering has some customers screaming discrimination. The Mounds Mall in Anderson, Indiana recently displayed signs at all of the

Read More

Evansville
We Are Evansville, Facebook
[

Evansville Makes the List Again of the Most Miserable Cities In America

It was just about a year ago that a list of the most miserable cities in America and Evansville came in at number 8 on that list, which created all kinds of backlash here in the River City. So much backlash, the We Are Evansville movement began at the University of Southern Indiana that was out to prove how wrong that is.

Read More

(via Dennis Oblander)
(via Dennis Oblander)
[

Should Your Child be Screened for Lead Poisoning?

The March Traveling City Hall meeting will call attention to the need to screen children for lead poisoning. The meeting will be held tomorrow, March 26, at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 2227 W. Michigan St., from 5:30-7 p.m.

Read More

Luau
Photo: artisticco
[

cMoe Presents Spring Break Beach Party Luau This Friday

Join the Koch Family Children's Museum of Evansville for their Spring Break Beach Party Luau this Friday, March 28th from 9a - 4p.

Read More

(Dave Westrich)
(Dave Westrich)
[

Walther’s Golf and Fun Wants New Lease on City of Evansville Dump Property

My family and I, along with many families I know, have had family fun at Walther's Golf and Fun on First Avenue on many occasions.  Walther's features 36 holes of miniature golf, a lighted driving range, a laser tag arena (my kids love this!), party rooms and they offer food service.  Did you know that this popular place is built over a city trash dump?  Bob Walther has leased the land from the city for 37 years and now his lease is about to expire.  He want to lease the land for another 50 years, but will the city allow him to do that?

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalk1280.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on NewsTalk 1280 WGBF quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on NewsTalk 1280 WGBF quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!