Mayor Lloyd Winnecke was recognized for his work in the advancement of human and civil rights in the Evansville area on Monday as the recipient of the Indiana Consortium of State and Local Human Rights Agencies' Lugar/Bayh Award.
In what feels like an episode of The Twilight Zone, the real mayor who was parodied by the fake mayor sends his condolences to the family of the anonymous man behind the Fake Lloyd Winnecke Twitter account after his wife announced his passing on Thursday after battling a long-term illness.
Mayor Lloyd Winnecke’s monthly Traveling City Hall program will be held at Washington Middle School, 1801 Washington Avenue, on Wednesday, March 30, from 5:30pm-7pm. City Council President Missy Mosby will join Mayor Winnecke in welcoming visitors.
Mayor Lloyd Winnecke held a press conference Monday afternoon to announce the City had come to an agreement with the North Carolina-based Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) that will keep hockey at the Ford Center for the foreseeable future.
UPDATE: The Evansville Courier-Press reports that Mayor Ron Payne has announced the deal to move the IceMen to the Owensboro Sportscenter is final, and an official announcement will take place later today (Wednesday, January 20th).