Richard Solomon

Richard Solomon is a multi-media journalist. He has worked for WTHI-TV since March of 2018

Title: Multi-Media Journalist

Richard Solomon is a multi-media journalist. He has worked for WTHI-TV since March of 2018. He started out in part-time production services, then worked his way to part-time show editor and photojournalists, and now he is a reporter for our news team!

Richard graduated from Indiana State University in May of 2018. He received his bachelor’s degree in Communications. He’s from Indianapolis, IN. There he went to Ben Davis High School where he fell in love with journalism. His favorite sport is baseball, and his favorite team is the Boston Red Sox.

Richard is a member of NABJ (National Association of Black Journalists). Over the past four years, he has spent in Terre Haute, he has grown to know and love this community. He wants to tell compelling stories about the people of Terre Haute. If you want to chat, have a story idea, or say hello, he welcomes you too!

Recent Posts by Richard Solomon

A Vincennes woman is helping kids ease their fear of COVID-19 with a story!

Dedra Lewis has created a cute story for children. It answers their questions and concerns about the coronavirus.

Gov. Eric Holcomb says health officials are gearing up for an expected surge

In the Governor's briefing on Monday, he said he's sent a letter to the president's desk that would give the state access to federal money.

Terre Haute mayor discusses coronavirus, major projects

The coronavirus has pushed back some of the city's major projects. Mayor Duke Bennett said this was supposed to be the year Terre Haute grew economically.

A local restaurant is "hurting badly" due to dining closures

The governors of Indiana and Illinois have issued stay-at-home orders to slow the spread of the coronavirus. They've also ordered dining rooms closed and that measure has been in place for more than a week.

Clay County health officials confirm 1st case of COVID-19

Health officials tell us a resident has the virus. This person is in self-isolation.

Chamber of Commerce looking ahead to Federal act helping businesses

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act could help keep many businesses and families afloat right here in the Wabash Valley.

A local woman who has the coronavirus is speaking out

Lauren Dulay said she started experiencing symptoms not commonly linked to the coronavirus. It was only until later after she was tested, she found out.

Indiana governor orders residents to stay home due to virus

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb on Monday ordered residents to remain in their homes except for essential errands in an effort to limit the spread of the coronavirus, mirroring similar orders in adjacent Illinois and Ohio.

Practicing faith at home

These days many places of worship are empty. That's to stop the spread of COVID-19, the coronavirus. But thanks to technology, church leaders can keep preaching.

ISU students move out for the semester

We told you Indiana State University has shut down its campus due to the spread of the virus. Some say its turned their world upside down.

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