from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of extreme southwest Indiana on the Ohio River and the Kentucky border. It is the shipping and commercial center for a coal, oil, and farm region. Population: 116,000.

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  • n. a city in southwestern Indiana on the Ohio River


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  • EVANSVILLE - In her freshman - and only - year at Ball State University in 1996, Evansville native Sara Robb Rhoades began to combat her self-inflicted social isolation ( "I wasn't a party girl," she explains) by painting designs on glass bottles retrieved from trash baskets. Stories

  • EVANSVILLE - An Evansville motorist was taken to a local hospital for injuries suffered early this morning when his small pickup truck collided with a snowplow at 9900 N. Stories

  • EVANSVILLE - A snowstorm that officials had predicted could drop 3 to 5 inches of snow on Evansville wound up leaving just over 2 inches this morning, with heavier amounts reported south of the Ohio River in the Owensboro and Madisonville, Ky., areas. Stories

  • EVANSVILLE - In the negotiations over the future of Whirlpool's Evansville site, one of the biggest questions is who will have to clean up pollutants left behind in the soil. Stories

  • EVANSVILLE - With spring still a month away (33 days, actually), Evansville already has received more snow - 15.3 inches - than it usually does in the entire winter season. Stories

  • EVANSVILLE -- Francis Xavier St.fleth, passed away, surrounded by his family, on Good Friday, April 2, 2010, at St. Mary's Hospital in Evansville. Stories

  • EVANSVILLE - Evansville native Adam Georges has been promoted by the Marine Corps. Stories

  • EVANSVILLE - A 45-year-old Evansville woman was arrested early this morning on three preliminary charges of child neglect with injury after her daughter called police from a gas station to say her mother was abusing her and her siblings.

    Evansville Courier & Press Stories

  • EVANSVILLE - A 49-year-old Evansville man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to allegedly attacking and sexually assaulting an Evansville woman at her home in September. Stories

  • EVANSVILLE - An Evansville man was arrested Sunday afternoon for allegedly hitting two people with a ball bat during a traffic-related confrontation at East Virginia Street and Kelsey Avenue. Stories


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