September 22, 2019
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Articles in: Final Detail

Bradie Gray
- 3 years 36 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 45 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
- 4 years 2 weeks ago
There have been countless documentations of strange manifestations occurring at Willard Library — faucets mysteriously turning on and off,...
Ian Heslinger
- 4 years 11 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
- 4 years 19 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...
Emily Patton
- 4 years 27 weeks ago
Tens of thousands of photos have crossed our desks in the 15 years we’ve published Evansville Living. With up to 200 photos in many issues...
Nathan Blackford
- 4 years 36 weeks ago
Like most cities, Evansville is made up of neighborhoods. From the long-forgotten Babytown to the often-discussed Jacobsville, the city’s...
Nathan Blackford
- 4 years 45 weeks ago
The four-car train rolled slowly along Division Street, carrying Mayor Russell Lloyd and former Mayor Frank McDonald among its 130 passengers. It was...
Nathan Blackford
- 5 years 1 week ago
Sign, sign, everywhere a sign. There are so many signs along the landscape that we all sort of overlook them. But there are some pretty cool signs in...
Nathan Blackford
- 5 years 10 weeks ago
In the next few days, the first Posey County melons will be ready for harvest. But they won’t actually be in Posey County. Frey Farms produces...
Nathan Blackford
- 5 years 19 weeks ago
July 17, 1915, was declared a holiday in Evansville. A band marched from Sunset Park all the way to the city’s brand-new athletic stadium,...
Nathan Blackford
- 5 years 27 weeks ago
On May 10, 1814, George Rapp wrote to the Harmonists living in Harmony, Penn., telling them he’d found a suitable place in the Indiana...
Evansville Living Staff
- 5 years 36 weeks ago
At Tucker Publishing Group, almost every one of us has a story relating to a family member or a friend who has suffered from multiple heart attacks,...
Theresa Scheller
- 5 years 45 weeks ago
These days, many know of the Salvation Army from its ubiquitous red kettles that collect coins and bills for the poor. Yet the work of this social...
Jon Haslam
- 6 years 1 week ago
For 91 years, the West Side Nut Club has hosted the renowned Fall Festival that beckons us to W. Franklin Street the first full week of October. This...
Kelley Coures
- 6 years 10 weeks ago
It’s still a busy corner  — at least during the workweek. Yet the intersection of Third and Main streets in Downtown Evansville is...
Evansville Living Staff
- 6 years 19 weeks ago
President Harry Truman designated National Flag Day as June 14 of each year when he signed an Act of Congress on Aug. 3, 1949. Yet residents of the...
Victoria Grabner
- 6 years 27 weeks ago
No one knows Evansville Americana like Dennis Haire. He and his wife, Margaret, love to preserve the history of this city, and their collection of...
Evansville Living Staff
- 6 years 35 weeks ago
In our last issue, we asked readers to share their favorite pictures with us on the social networking site Instagram. We received more than 100...
Brennan Girdler
- 6 years 45 weeks ago
On March 27, 1812, Hugh McGary Jr. made the land purchase for present-day Evansville. Our city has experienced growing pains and unexpected joys...