Jada Huddlestun is a Multimedia Journalist and weekend morning producer for WTHI-TV in Terre Haute. She joined the Channel 10 News Team in September 2018.
She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Eastern Illinois University in 2018, where she majored in Journalism, with a concentration in broadcast news.
While at EIU, Jada worked for the student-run PBS affiliate “News Watch” at WEIU-TV where she was a reporter and anchor.
She was also an active member in her sorority, Sigma Sigma Sigma.
She was born in Charleston, Illinois which is where she currently resides. She’s excited to have a second home within the Wabash Valley!
She loves traveling and spending time with her friends and family. When she’s not in the newsroom, she’s most likely binge watching her favorite series on Netflix.
Jada would love to hear from you. You can contact her at Jada.Huddlestun@wthitv.com with your story ideas, tips or just to say hello!
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Local groups met at an aging symposium to discuss the challenges elderly and their caregivers face while going through the aging process.
The Startup Ladies met Wednesday to discuss the daily challenges you may face when starting your own business, and ways to move through those difficulties.
Local law enforcement officers are calling on state lawmakers to help give them some relief. One of those proposed bills is Senate Bill 120. It would allow judges to send those with low level felonies back to the state prison system to serve the remainder of their sentences, instead of staying in local jails.
Police have not released the name of the officer or the suspect involved in the shooting, but community members are still concerned about the incident.
Ryan Carter is running for city council at large for the Terre Haute municipal election. After he'd already filed for candidacy and made it on the ballot, it was discovered Carter has two felony convictions on his record. Now, he's going through the process to get them expunged.
It's Fat Tuesday, or Mardi Gras. The party is typical in places like New Orleans, Louisiana, but that isn't stopping people in the Wabash Valley from celebrating with some Cajun cuisine.
The group Why Make Waves has been working for months to get the YMCA pool back up and running. They're continuing plans for fundraising events to help make this goal a reality.
Connor Scott, the man accused of killing 20-year-old Kaylyn Whitaker appeared in court Monday morning. He entered a not guilty plea. News 10 spoke with Whitaker's family on how they're feeling as justice is closer to being served.
A freshman at West Vigo High School started a project to promote literacy and parent bonding with their children. Now, the project has grown to giving back to several families in the community.
After four and a half years, a cold case in Illinois has come to a close. Kaylyn Whitaker's mother, Leslie Roberts spoke to News 10 for the first time since the arrest. She said this has given their family closure, but also brought back painful memories.