Articles in: Center of Attention

Riley Guerzini
- 6 weeks 8 hours ago
Sam Mitchell used to be standoffish. He wasn’t much of a public speaker either. But that changed two years ago with the launch of his podcast...
Trista Lutgring
- 15 weeks 3 days ago
The weather could not stop the P-47 Thunderbolt “Tarheel Hal” from coming home Oct. 17, 2020. It took off from Houston, Texas, traveled...
Trista Lutgring
- 49 weeks 1 day ago
It was Dec. 19, 1944, when Pope Pius XII created the Diocese of Evansville, dedicating an area made up of 12 counties in southwestern Indiana...
Dallas Carter
- 1 year 7 weeks ago
Losing a child is the hardest thing a parent can experience. Instead of falling into darkness, Tiffany and Brian Ball made the decision to celebrate...
Elisa Gross
- 2 years 42 weeks ago
William Snyder has won four Pulitzer prizes throughout his career, but the famed photographer got his start shooting football games for The Gleaner...
Trista Lutgring
- 2 years 50 weeks ago
Jason Burton admits talking has never been his forte. But after four years of hosting the Evansville Podcast, talking with local business owners and...
Elisa Gross
- 3 years 6 weeks ago
Olivia Taylor took her first dance class when she was 2 years old. The 12 year old has been dancing ever since. “I started out taking one hour...
Trista Lutgring
- 3 years 16 weeks ago
EVSC Foundation executive director Maureen Barton finds she is challenged by narrowing the foundation’s purpose into a one-minute speech to new...
Trista Lutgring
- 3 years 32 weeks ago
Space often is referred to as the “final frontier” of human exploration. But for a team of engineering and physics students at the...
– Daniel G. Moore
- 3 years 43 weeks ago
Hundreds of years ago, bison herds were no strange sight to the first European settlers entering lands now known as Indiana. Generally symbolic of...
Trista Lutgring
- 4 years 15 weeks ago
Growing up along the banks of the Ohio River in Evansville, Adam Ellenstein quickly found a comfort in the water. He remembers his grandmother Jeanne...
Nicole Neff
- 4 years 24 weeks ago
John Nunn, 38 • Current residence: Bonsall, California Hometown: Evansville (Harrison High School, class of 1996) Nunn is a three-time Olympian...
Emily Miles
- 4 years 34 weeks ago
Born and raised in the Midwest, Kelsey Timmerman understands manufacturing and farming, which he examines internationally in his books “Where...
Jenny McNeece
- 4 years 49 weeks ago
Tate Fritchley never considered herself a pageant girl. She could speak in front of a group, sure. Carrying on a conversation, the bubbly 18-year-old...
Bradie Gray
- 5 years 25 weeks ago
Evansville residents Steve and Susan Harp’s 8-year-old yellow Labrador retriever EVIE SUE often is seen snoozing during class presentations and...
Emily Patton
- 5 years 34 weeks ago
As the sharing of cat videos and memes sweep social media, the face of one special feline is Indiana’s own. Known for her large eyes, small...
Jenny McNeece
- 5 years 42 weeks ago
For 24-year-old Patrick Cowe, magic is reality. The Bosse High School graduate is now among the very best in the world at a trading card game called...
Emily Patton
- 5 years 51 weeks ago
For Margaret McMullan and her father James, reading and talking about what they were reading was their way of staying close, despite separate postal...
Nathan Blackford
- 6 years 7 weeks ago
When it first opened to students in September 1965, Indiana State University Evansville was cramped inside the old Centennial Elementary School...
Nathan Blackford
- 6 years 16 weeks ago
In June 2004, before her senior year of high school, Jessica Harthcock was practicing her diving at a local gymnastics facility. The Memorial High...