‘It shook me…’ mom reacts after seeing what was under her three-year-old’s car seat after puke/poop incident

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (FTN) - A local mom said she was shocked when she removed her three-year-old's car seat from the back seat of the car. It happened after the ride home from a Vigo County restaurant went disgusting in multiple ways. Ami Essex is three-year-old Alex's mom. She said it came down to two … Continue reading ‘It shook me…’ mom reacts after seeing what was under her three-year-old’s car seat after puke/poop incident

Dad’s procrastinating leads to after hours toy art exhibit

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (FTN) - A Vigo County dad is displaying his artistic creation in an after hour exhibit. Chris Essex is three-year-old Alex's dad. Chris said he was supposed to be cleaning toys in the family's living room after Alex went to bed when he decided he wasn't read to get up yet. "I … Continue reading Dad’s procrastinating leads to after hours toy art exhibit

“A sick day is much different when you have a kid…” Children’s Museum kissing incident suspected in bringing stomach bug into local home

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (FTN) - A local dad blames a stomach bug his family has been sharing on a kiss during a trip to the Terre Haute Children's Museum. Chris, Ami, and three-year-old Alex Essex have all been sick with some sort of stomach bug over the last week. Chris and Ami were both hit … Continue reading “A sick day is much different when you have a kid…” Children’s Museum kissing incident suspected in bringing stomach bug into local home

Toddler’s lunch time demands include underwear

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (FTN) - A Vigo County toddler's list of lunch time demands has a couple of shocking items. The list was leaked late Wednesday morning. According to our sources, two-year-old Alex Essex's list of lunch time demands includes a cement truck, several Hot Wheels cars, a single domino, a Spider-Man toy, and a … Continue reading Toddler’s lunch time demands include underwear

Toddler busted pooping on the playground

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (FTN) - A Terre Haute toddler is under fire for allegedly pooping at an elementary school playground. Parents say the incident happened Saturday evening at Dixie Bee Elementary School on the city’s south side. Two-year-old Alex Essex was accused of going to a different part of the playground, away from his parents … Continue reading Toddler busted pooping on the playground

Diaper party? Toddler loses his pants during daycare playtime

WEST TERRE HAUTE,Ind. (FTN) - It was a diaper party at a western Vigo County daycare last week. Daycare officials were forced to notify one-year-old Kieran Orpurt’s mother after the toddler lost his pants on the playground. It happened in West Terre Haute on Thursday. According to the boy’s mother, Christine, he stripped down to … Continue reading Diaper party? Toddler loses his pants during daycare playtime

Toddler picks better spot to potty on floor after bath than usual

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (FTN) - A Terre Haute toddler made the choice to pee in a better spot for his post bath floor pee. It happened Saturday on the city’s south side. According to one-year-old Alexander Essex’s parents, he always finds a way to pee on the floor in the short time between a bath … Continue reading Toddler picks better spot to potty on floor after bath than usual