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Derrik Thomas Farewell: Derrik's interview with Michael Jackson

Posted at 7:10 PM, Jun 25, 2019

INDIANAPOLIS — Derrik Thomas is signing off from RTV6 after more than 40 years of sharing his gift of storytelling with Central Indiana.

This week we want to share a few of his memorable stories. It's a celebration and commitment to excellence in journalism.

In the video player above, watch Derrik's encounter with a Hoosier superstar from October 2, 1979.

Watch more of Derrik's throwback here | Derrik talks with a young Jim Irsay about the Colts fight song he wrote | Derrik writes letter to his father on father's day weekend |Derrik has fun with hog and husband calling contest |