Chris Essex began his career at WTHI in January of 2004
Chris Essex began his career at WTHI in January of 2004, working in the production department. About a year later, he moved into the newsroom as the weekend editor and photojournalist. As a photojournalist, Chris won various Associated Press, Indiana Broadcaster’s Association, and Society of Professional Journalists awards.
In 2009 he accepted a role in the digital department as the Digital Media Manager. Chris is part of the team that runs WTHITV.com and WTHI’s social networks.
Chris is the station’s resident tech geek, always first in line for the latest and greatest gadgets.
You can find Chris each week on the Report It Wrap with Jade Scott, and blogging in the Digital Download section of our website.
Do you have a tech related question or story idea? He would love to hear from you!
It happened on Monday around 2:00 at U.S. 41 and State Road 248.
A semi driver is facing charges after an early more crash on Interstate 70 in Vigo County.
Police say they were executing a search warrant at a Terre Haute home on Wednesday in an effort to arrest a suspect.
Police say a Montgomery County man is facing charges after he almost drunkenly crashed into an Indiana State Police car.
38-year-old Donald Murray was arrested on Tuesday morning. Terre Haute detectives have been searching for Murray since Friday's chase.
Addiction recovery programs in Vigo County will see a boost in money thanks to an allocation of money from the prosecutor's office.
Terre Haute Police released information on Monday after a Saturday night crash.
A Greene County man is facing charges after police say they busted him for production and possession of child pornography.
Police in Washington, Indiana have arrested a 19-year-old man for sex crimes involving a minor.
All four teens were reportedly 15-years-old or younger.