"Lilly Fever" has swept the city of Evansville in the wake of the Reitz High School graduate's gold medal win Monday night in the 100 meter breaststroke at the Rio Olympics. On Wednesday, Mayor Lloyd Winnecke provided a small update on what the city plans to do once she gets back home in a series of tweets.
Evansville native, and Reitz High School graduate, Lilly King will begin her quest for Olympic gold this weekend when the 2016 Olympics get underway in Rio de Jainero, Brazil. Here's where and when to find Lilly on your TV so you can cheer her on from home.
The Tri-State has really rallied behind Lilly King as she prepares to represent the United States in the breaststroke at the upcoming Summer Olympics. Now we also need to make sure that Lilly's family can make the trip to Rio De Janeiro. Here's how you can help.