Mommy and Mickey have a war of words over new parking spot

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (FTN) - A Mickey Roadster Racer has a new home, but some say it may not be long term. Last week, the Roadster Racer found himself in the top dresser drawer. "I don't know what was in there, and I really don't care," Mickey said. "I'm just really excited to have a … Continue reading Mommy and Mickey have a war of words over new parking spot

Sleep fight leads to crash landing

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (FTN) - A Vigo County toddler is paying for his decision to skip a nap. The incident happened Thursday at a southern Vigo County apartment. According to the child’s mother, Ami Essex, one-year-old Alexander decided to skip his nap, making him over grumpy and tired. “I was on him. I tried like … Continue reading Sleep fight leads to crash landing

“Picking and Chewsing” becoming dangerous new trend as toddlers stick a finger in their nose

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (FTN) - Experts are warning of a growing trend after more and more toddlers are picking their nose, and posting it online. It's called "Picking and Chewsing." The use of the word chewsing, as opposed to choosing, is because some toddlers are eating their boogers when they are done picking. The trend … Continue reading “Picking and Chewsing” becoming dangerous new trend as toddlers stick a finger in their nose

Parents accused of letting toddler nearly starve while making child wait for dinner

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (FTN) - An area toddler nearly starves to death over eight times while waiting for his dinner to cook. Police say one-year-old Alexander Essex barley pulled through. It was a piece of cheese that ultimately saved him. "The cheese needed to be folder into four smaller pieces...he just didn't have the strength … Continue reading Parents accused of letting toddler nearly starve while making child wait for dinner

Potato Head busted out of jail by Woody impersonator

VIGO COUNTY, (FTN) - We have developing news in the case against a spud that faked his own death. Police told FTN that Mr. Potato Head has busted out of jail. Head was arrested last week after he was accused of faking his own death. One-year-old Alexander Essex.was initially charged with the murder. Police say … Continue reading Potato Head busted out of jail by Woody impersonator

Toddler busted dancing to Spice Girls classic

TERRE HAUTE, Ind (FTN) - A diapered toddler was spotted dancing to some not so classic 90s music. It happened Thursday at a south side Vigo County apartment. That is where witnesses say they spotted one-year-old Alexander Essex “shaking his diaper” to Wannabe by the Spice Girls. “It was cute...but man...someday he is going to … Continue reading Toddler busted dancing to Spice Girls classic

Mr. Potato Head charged with faking his own death; attacked by accused killer

VIGO COUNTY (FTN) - A Vigo County murder investigation took a strange twist Wednesday afternoon. Last month, FTN first told you about a Mr. Potato Head that was found dead in a makeshift construction site. Police charged one-year-old Alexander Essex in Head’s death. FTN has learned Head has now been charged for faking his own … Continue reading Mr. Potato Head charged with faking his own death; attacked by accused killer