Fayette public schools plan to cut family resource center directors' hours
The Fayette County Public Schools plan to slash work days for 42 directors of the district's family resource centers next year because of continued government funding reductions.
Murder suspect found dead
Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Larry Carroll told The Courier-Journal that 48-year-old Gloria Ross was found outside her home Thursday evening with fatal shotgun wounds.
Thu May 16, 2013
JCPS lays off 41 teachers
Historically, an open-air train ride has been a central part of the Zoo experience, but no rides have been available since the June 2009 train crash.
Wed May 15, 2013
Allegations of juror, witness communicating in Pettway murder trial
Closing arguments in the Steven Pettway murder trial were delayed Wednesday in a Jefferson County Circuit courtroom.
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Concerns Raised About Jefferson Co. Religious Meeting
The head of Jefferson County Public Schools has sent out a reminder to staff about rules regarding religion in the curriculum after a meeting that sparked some concern.
Tue May 14, 2013
NTSB: States should cut threshold for drunken driving from .08 to .05
Andrew Wiggins will announce his college basketball choice Tuesday afternoon -- and there are reasons for fans of Kentucky, Florida State, North Carolina and Kansas to be optimistic and fret.
Bike to Work Day is Friday, but Louisville scores poorly in bicycling index
Bike-to-work day is Friday, and unfortunately a website with a catchy slogan of "drive less, live more" has placed Louisville and Jefferson County far down the pack of cities that are friendly to bicycles.
Young job seekers can benefit from Mayor's SummerWorks Program
A jobs initiative from Mayor Greg Fischer is searching for 18 to 21 year olds who would like a summer job.
Mon May 13, 2013
Taxpayers face rising costs for public defenders
What's the price of justice? In Louisville taxpayers are spending millions of dollars a year defending accused criminals who can't afford an attorney.
A few more sites for the bucket
My recent list of bucket-list religious sites in Kentucky was by definition limited.
Sat May 11, 2013
Moped driver killed in crash identified
According to the Jefferson County coroner Clay Mauldin, 23, died Friday morning when a Chevy Silverado collided with his moped near Baxter Avenue and Eastern Parkway.
Fri May 10, 2013
Judge accepts Josh Gouker plea in death of Trey Zwicker
A Jefferson County judge has accepted an open guilty plea from Josh Gouker, the man who is charged with murdering his stepson, Trey Zwicker.
Students design Vans for contest
A group of students in Jefferson County have been working on designs to win a national competition that combines art with footwear.
Louisville Mayor announces Summer Youth Jobs program
If you are 18-21 years old and are looking for a summer job, the Mayor's SummerWorks Program wants you.
Gouker requests open plea in Zwicker murder trial
The boyfriend who just didn't get the hint to pucker up, and the really shocking reaction from his now-former girlfriend! The boyfriend who just didn't get the hint to pucker up, and the really shocking reaction from his now-former girlfriend! RADCLIFF, Ky -- It's known as one of the worst drunk driving crashes in our nation's history.
Thu May 09, 2013
Educators discuss religion
Dozens of area teachers gathered Thursday night to discuss the topic of religion and how to handle sticky situations without breaking any separation of church and state laws.
Fallen KY officers honored
LOUISVILLE, KY Amid the sound of bagpipes, officers marched in single file Thursday as they honored nearly 100 fellow officers.
Wed May 08, 2013
WWE Superstar supports Kosair Charities
Sandow, a former resident of Louisville, said when he was looking for a charity to support Kosair Charities seemed like the obvious choice.
Students thrive in Westport Middle's Montessori program
When young people are in middle school, they are thought to be at the peak of self-doubt. They're restless, can lack direction and don't always have confidence, even as they are trying to find out who they are.
Tue May 07, 2013
Woman indicted after January school bus accident
LOUISVILLE, KY The driver of a car involved in an accident with a Jefferson County school bus has been indicted by a grand jury.