December 15, 2018
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Articles in: Final Detail

Elisa Gross
- 22 weeks 2 days ago
 While attending Volksfest a few years ago, Susan Wilkie could see the polka ready to come out in hesitant and shy attendees and was struck with...
Elisa Gross
- 32 weeks 1 day ago
With 65 parks, 21 recreational areas, and more than a combined 2,500 acres of land, people wanting to get outdoors in Evansville can enjoy more than...
Stan Schmitt
- 38 weeks 5 days ago
On Jan. 4, 2018, Evansville was notified Sears would leave the city after more than 92 years. Over the decades there has been a special connection...
Elisa Gross
- 48 weeks 2 days ago
Robert Hartman fought in the German Rhine Valley during World War II, published a children’s book, and invented the crushed ice dispenser...
Elisa Gross
- 1 year 4 weeks ago
If you ask Peggy Kincaid how long she’s been a member of the Evansville Duplicate Bridge Club, she’ll say not that long. Ask anyone else...
trista Lutgring
- 1 year 13 weeks ago
By Nov. 3, 1917, the U.S. was just shy of its seventh full month of involvement in the First World War. James Bethel Gresham, a 24-year-old Army...
Elisa Gross
- 1 year 21 weeks ago
Cloche hats and drop waist dresses had a turn in the spotlight once again during a collaborative photography project shot at the Reitz Home Museum in...
Trista Lutgring
- 1 year 32 weeks ago
At a Monday lunch this spring, Willard Library Executive Director Greg Hager left with two banker’s boxes neatly packed with more than a...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 1 year 37 weeks ago
Evansville, Indiana, is a city that likes to dine out. We also like to reminisce about our favorite long-closed eateries. Get your taste buds ready...
Nicole Neff
- 1 year 47 weeks ago
Evansville left its mark on the brewing world long before Carson’s Brewery or Tin Man Brewing Co. made it big. The F.W. Cook Brewing Co....
Sean Adams
- 2 years 4 weeks ago
While most people know of Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural genius, many are not aware his protégée William Wesley Peters was...
Nicole Neff
- 2 years 13 weeks ago
Snow may not be on the ground just yet, but the fluffy precipitation will be showing up in mailboxes nationwide well before winter arrives. The...
Emily Miles
- 2 years 23 weeks ago
I pledge my head to clearer thinking Young people across the county devote themselves to 4-H projects, from sewing to robotics, every year. They wake...
Armon Siadat
- 2 years 30 weeks ago
Eight drum and bugle corps from all over the nation will march into the River City for a heart-pounding night of musicianship at the annual Drums on...
Armon Siadat
- 2 years 39 weeks ago
When County Commissioner Joe Kiefer stepped inside the Old Vanderburgh County Courthouse for the first time after taking office five years ago,...
Bradie Gray
- 2 years 48 weeks ago
No matter the season, a flurry of nightlife revolves inside and out of Tropicana Evansville, Indiana’s first casino. Formerly known as Casino...
Stan Schmitt
- 3 years 5 weeks ago
For the people of Pigeon Creek, April 30, 1957, was moving day. Almost all the houseboats on the creek were gathered at the Trockman salvage yard...
Ian Heslinger
- 3 years 14 weeks ago
There have been countless documentations of strange manifestations occurring at Willard Library — faucets mysteriously turning on and off,...
Ian Heslinger
- 3 years 23 weeks ago
Tales of painting lion statues, Sigma Alpha Epsilon’s symbol, told across the country involve rival fraternities defacing them, and stories...
Chris Cooke, Evansville City Cemeteries
- 3 years 31 weeks ago
More than 4 million people visit Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia, annually. Rooted in history, it’s the resting place for 14,000...