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!
Thee people are in custody after a crash at a Vigo County gas station.
According to court documents, Gilmore was a golf coach. Three families accused him of misconduct at his pizza shop.
Sullivan officials have called for an evacuation of a city block...and it's all due to safety concerns involving a collapsing building.
Officials in Martin County announced on Friday they have put the burn ban in place.
Police in Martin County are searching for a man they say removed an ankle monitoring device and took off.
A Parke County teacher has resigned and a teacher's assistant has been let go in connection to allegations about an inappropriate relationship with a student.
It happened on Thursday night just before 10:00 on U.S. 41 north of Willow Street.
A Gibson County man is facing charges in connection to a Daviess County child molesting investigation.
A Putnam County man is facing charges after officials used his cell phone records to bust him for multiple hunting violations.
Dokoupil answered the challenge, with the help of 22 veterans, from the 88th floor of the Empire State Building in New York.