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UofL Is Great At Covering Up Negative Stories

May 16th, 2014 · 6 Comments

Local 911 centers across Indiana are now providing the public a new option of texting for help, and officials in Kentucky are taking notice. [WDRB] The long-standing dispute over who pays for the Clark County J.B. Ogle Animal Shelter may be resolved if a new inter-local agreement is approved. [C-J/AKN] Sadly, this story has become [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · Dogs · Horse Industry · Hype · Indiana · JCPS · Mitch McConnell · Police · University of Louisville · Youth

Who Leaves Pizza Paradise For Doughnuts???

May 15th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts announced Tuesday the hire of Papa John’s president and COO to lead its company. Anthony “Tony” Thompson, 47, will become Krispy Kreme president and CEO, effective June 1. [WDRB] Clark County taxpayers will shoulder more of a burden this year after the recent mediation of a lawsuit the county courts filed last [...]

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Tags: Business · Death · Education · Indiana · Jack Conway · Jail · Mitch McConnell · Police · Politics · Poverty · University of Louisville · WAVE

All News Should Be About Bourbon All The Time

May 14th, 2014 · Comments Off

Researchers at the University of Louisville are launching a clinical research study to develop an objective approach to discharge patients with heart failure from the hospital with the goal of decreasing their possible readmission, according to a press release. [WDRB] Seems like only yesterday she was claiming this wasn’t happening, that there’s no way it [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bikes · Death · Education · Health Care · Hype · Indiana · JCPS · Lexington · Metro Council · Police · Politics · University of Louisville

Nawbny Po-leece Maybe Have A Bit Of A Problem

May 12th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Parents are calling into question the leadership of Male’s new principal, David Mike, whose first year is mired in an ongoing investigation into accusations of improper protocol on state standardized tests. Parents say he’s also unethical and unprofessional with students and staff and are concerned he’s forcing faculty to leave. Note: JCPS officials told us [...]

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Tags: Arena · Art · Charity · Death · Discrimination · Education · Gays · Guns · Indiana · JCPS · Kentucky Derby · Police · Scandal · Sports · State Government · Steve Beshear · University of Louisville

Council Republicans Must Love Being Hated

May 9th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Uh…. One person was injured when JCPS bus #9703 hit the wall of Westport Middle School Thursday morning. [WDRB] With $13 million bankrolled for improvements in the emerging Nulu neighborhood east of downtown, consultants have recommended redesigning part of East Market Street as a boulevard, with a median divider and an 8-foot-wide bike trail on [...]

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Tags: Automobile · Business · Downtown · Education · Greg Fischer · Indiana · JCPS · Legal · Metro Council · Oops · Police · Politics · Republican Party · Senate Race · University of Kentucky · University of Louisville

You Are Already Drunk For Oaks At 8:00 A.M.

May 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off

Yum! Brands is about to get a new CEO. David Novak, who has served in the top spot since 1999, is stepping down to become the executive chairman. [WDRB] Twelve days before the Kentucky Derby, trainer Steve Asmussen pointedly started a conversation with reporters with a query of his own: “Any PETA questions?” [C-J/AKN] After [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Churchill Downs · Horse Industry · Indiana · Journalism · Kentucky Derby · LMPD · Ohio River Bridges · Police · University of Louisville

Another Day, Another Shooting In Possibility City

April 30th, 2014 · Comments Off

West Buechel is losing its police chief amid turmoil over the mayor’s decision to purchase a K-9 unit. The upheaval continued after the chief’s resignation when the mayor leap-frogged one of her lieutenants and appointed a sergeant interim chief, one city council member says. [WDRB] Just in time for last evening’s Frontline premier, a man [...]

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Tags: Bourbon · Cable · Death · Education · Guns · Indiana · Kentucky Derby · LMPD · Neighborhoods · Ohio River Bridges · Police · Possibility City · University of Louisville

It’s Possible (To Get Shot Or Run Over) Here!!!1!

April 25th, 2014 · 7 Comments

Kentucky State Police say a mother and daughter found dead in their Nelson County home Tuesday were murdered. [WDRB] Corporate leaders from Louisville-based Churchill Downs Inc. talked about the new over-sized video board at its namesake track and other issues facing the company in a Thursday conference call with investors and analysts to discuss the [...]

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Tags: Business · Churchill Downs · Death · Guns · Indiana · Ohio River Bridges · Police · Possibility City · State Government

Still Unnecessarily Panicked About Downtown?

March 31st, 2014 · Comments Off

Even the youth in Louisville know Greg Fischer’s nonsense is just nonsense. You can’t take private school kids to talk to people who live in the real world. [WDRB] Facing mounting criticism over its “zero-tolerance” approach to discipline, Jefferson County Public Schools is considering loosening its student-conduct policies to reduce punishments that remove thousands of [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Downtown · Greg Fischer · Indiana · JCPS · Mitch McConnell · Police · Possibility City · Senate Race · State Government · Youth

Ugh. Another Day, Another Pedestrian Death.

March 11th, 2014 · Comments Off

Another day, another pedestrian death here in Possibility City. Police in Shively have confirmed that one person has died after being struck by a vehicle on Dixie Highway. [WDRB] The four finalists are in for Jefferson County Public Schools’ first “school of innovation” — a hunt for an out-of-the box approach for students whom traditional [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Death · Discrimination · Economy · Ford · Gays · Guns · Health Care · Housing · JCPS · Police · Politics · Weather

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