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Entries from November 2007

Breaking: Jim King has a problem on his hands

November 28th, 2007 · Comments Off

Page One has the story of Metro Councilman Jim King supporting Mitch McConnell. What may come as a surprise to many, however, is that Democratic Louisville Metro Councilman Jim King (D-10th) shelled out $500 to attend. King was the last person anti-war protesters expected to see leaving an event usually filled with Republican business leaders. [...]

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Tags: Metro Council

Big News: WHAS11 Copyright Infringement Resolution Reached

November 13th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Thousands upon thousands of people have closely followed an incident involving WHAS11 and Page One/The ‘Ville Voice over alleged copyright infringement. (Yes, we’re surprised by the sheer numbers.) On October 25th someone at WHAS11 wrongly filed a complaint with YouTube which resulted in the removal of video excerpts our media operation was using for purposes [...]

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Tags: Blogging · Copyright · Internet · Journalism · Media

Major Press: WHAS11 Copyright Story Gets Mainstream Attention

November 7th, 2007 · Comments Off

LEO’s Jennifer Oladipo delves into the WHAS11 Fair Use mess as the paper’s feature News story. You’ll recall that two weeks ago someone at WHAS11 wrongly accused us at Page One and The ‘Ville Voice of copyright infringement. The accusation resulted in the loss of major video that was making a national impact and we [...]

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Tags: Blogging · Copyright · Journalism · LEO · Media

Kentucky Voters Have Spoken – Statewide Results

November 6th, 2007 · Comments Off

The double-digit winds of change have blown through the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Statewide results for General Election 2007 are below: Governor – Steve Beshear beats Ernie Fletcher Beshear – 620k – 59% Fletcher – 436k – 41% Secretary of State – Trey Grayson beats Bruce Hendrickson Grayson – 577k – 57% Hendrickson – 434k – [...]

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Tags: Election

Updated Constantly: Ongoing Election Results

November 6th, 2007 · Comments Off

The results are in. With all 511 precincts in Louisville reporting: Governor: Ernie FLETCHER REP 74,535 34.36% Steven L. BESHEAR DEM 141,462 65.22% Secretary of State C.M. “Trey” GRAYSON REP 114,452 54.32% S. Bruce HENDRICKSON DEM 96,099 45.61% Attorney General Stan LEE REP 63,087 29.52% Jack CONWAY DEM 150,478 70.41% Auditor Linda GREENWELL REP 73,836 [...]

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Tags: Election

Getting Your Election Results Fix

November 6th, 2007 · Comments Off

For those of you stuck at a computer tonight during election results coverage you can always check back here or visit one of the following for unofficial resutls: State Board of Elections Jefferson County Cerk If you haven’t voted, go now! You have one hour and fifteen minutes to get in line.

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Tags: Election

Yea & Nay: Library Election Night Gatherings

November 6th, 2007 · 2 Comments

Whether you support or oppose the tax increase for Louisville libraries you’ll be well represented tonight. Below are details for gatherings on both sides of the issue: Libraries Yes 5:30 P.M. Frazier History Museum 829 Main Street Support the Library, Not the Tax 7:00 P.M. Chris Thieneman’s Office 4901 Fern Valley Road Both are open [...]

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Tags: Library · Taxes

Trouble at GLI?

November 5th, 2007 · Comments Off

Things may not be as rosy as they seem at Greater Louisville Inc these days. GLI recently endorsed the Libraries Yes tax increase as worthwhile and beneficial to the community. The group’s president and CEO Joe Reagan has said the 21-member GLI executive committee unanimously decided to make the endorsement. But the Courier-Journal proves not [...]

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Tags: Cable · Churchill Downs · Politics · Taxes

WHAS11 Fair Use Update: Day 7

November 1st, 2007 · Comments Off

We were informed last evening, October 31 at 6:31 P.M., that our counter-notification to WHAS11′s wrongful copyright infringement claim has been forwarded to the station. Oct 31, 2007 6:31 PM Dear Jacob, Thank you for your counter-notification. It has been forwarded to the party that sent the takedown notification. If we receive no response, your [...]

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Tags: Blogging · Copyright · Journalism · Media · TV

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