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Education

Atherton High School debuts new salad bar

Atherton High School debuts new salad barIt's a pilot program for JCPS.
  • Education
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
Community

GE employees back to work

GE employees back to workThey've have been off the job since April 3rd when a massive fire destroyed Building 6.
  • Community
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
Education

JCPS taking steps to get kids to school on time with Hwy.22 closure

JCPS taking steps to get kids to school on time with Hwy.22 closureThe road is closed at Springcrest Drive so JCPS buses will use Herr Lane and Westport Road to get around the closure.
  • Education
  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
Community

Give A Day: Mayor hopes to see 160,000 volunteers

Give A Day: Mayor hopes to see 160,000 volunteersMayor Greg Fischer hopes to see more volunteers for next week's Give A Day event than last year's.
  • Community
  • 1 week ago
Local

Crews prep for demolition at Omni Hotel site

Crews prep for demolition at Omni Hotel siteCrews spent Friday preparing for the demolition of several buildings near the location of downtown's new Omni Hotel to begin.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Community

Will your insurance cover flood damage?

Will your insurance cover flood damage?"We've flooded in 1997, 2006, 2009, 2013 and now 2015. We do have FEMA which is now up to two thousand a year, but it won't cover anything in the basement Lutes tells WHAS 11.
  • Community
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Community

University President meets with Cards United Against Sweatshops

University President meets with Cards United Against Sweatshops"Our entire leadership team has been very engaged with this student organization over the past several months, meeting with them on several occasions and offering to work collaboratively to address their concerns," Ramsey said.
  • Community
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Community

Police participate in second annual U Drive. U Text. U Pay.

Police participate in second annual U Drive. U Text. U Pay.Police are participating in the second annual U Drive. U Text. U Pay.
  • Community
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Derby

Gov. Beshear unveils Peter Williams print as 2015 Derby poster

Gov. Beshear unveils Peter Williams print as 2015 Derby poster"I am honored to once again have the privilege of unveiling the Governor's Commemorative Derby poster," said Gov. Beshear.
  • Derby
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Community

Terry Meiners Renews With NewsRadio 840 WHAS

Terry Meiners Renews With NewsRadio 840 WHAS"We're so happy Terry will continue doing what he does best," said Kelly Carls, Senior Vice-President of Programming, iHeartMedia Louisville. "Terry is a true gentleman on the air and off, and a tremendous asset to our community."
  • Community
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Politics

How might Rand Paul fair in the first state to vote for presidential nominees

How might Rand Paul fair in the first state to vote for presidential nomineesHis stop in New Hampshire is one of the first in a series of visits to states that vote first in Republican primaries. Paul will also visit Nevada, South Carolina, and Iowa.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Politics

Judge temporarily seals testimony of Lt. Gov. candidate in sexual harassment lawsuit

Judge temporarily seals testimony of Lt. Gov. candidate in sexual harassment lawsuitState representative Sannie Overly is scheduled to give a deposition on a lawsuit by state workers who say they were sexually harassed by former lawmaker John Arnold.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Basketball

Rosters released for Derby Festival All-Star Basketball Game

Rosters released for Derby Festival All-Star Basketball GameThis year's roster includes 14 players ranked in the Top 50 nationally by recruiting services Rivals.com, Scout.com and 247sports.com, four McDonald's All-Americans, as well as future Cards and Hoosiers. Scout.com ranks 7 of the players as five-star recruits.
  • Basketball
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Community

#dosomehting Mayor's Give A Day: SeniorCare Experts food drive, walk

#dosomehting Mayor's Give A Day: SeniorCare Experts food drive, walkWhether it is picking up trash around your neighborhood or helping an elderly neighbor, everyone is encouraged to give a few minutes of their time to make Louisville a better community.
  • Community
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Politics

The DNC lashes back at Paul calling his polices 'outdated,out of touch'

The DNC lashes back at Paul calling his polices 'outdated,out of touch'The fact remains that Rand Paul's polices are way outside the mainstream. His plans would be harmful to the middle class and his leadership, and anymore power added to it, would weaken the the United States and our allies.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Community

Firefighters respond to house fire in Lake Forest

Firefighters respond to house fire in Lake ForestThe fire, believed to be sparked by lightning, broke out around 11 a.m. at a home on Meadow Farms Court.
  • Community
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Local

Shelter-in-place order lifted from GE fire area

Shelter-in-place order lifted from GE fire areaMetroSafe informs WHAS11 that the shelter-in-place order that officials issued following a massive fire at GE Appliance Park has been lifted.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Local

Top three runners finish the 10 Miler in record time

Top three runners finish the 10 Miler in record timeSalukombo, Vergara and Pike each placed first in the Papa John's 10 Miler run Saturday.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks ago
Community

Papa John 10 mile run brings sunny skies

Papa John 10 mile run brings sunny skiesAs the Papa John's 10 mile run kicks off Saturday morning, sunny skies abound.
  • Community
  • 2 weeks ago
Education

JCPS makes changes to graduation calendar

JCPS makes changes to graduation calendarThat means the last day for JCPS is pushed back to Friday June 5.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Community

April Walk with a Doc Events Raise Awareness for Parkinson's

April Walk with a Doc Events Raise Awareness for Parkinson'sThe first Walk with a Doc event for Parkinson's will be held on Saturday, April 11, from 10-11 a.m. at the Parklands of Floyds Fork Egg Lawn. Kathrin LaFaver, MD, a movement disorder specialist with UofL Physicians Neurology, will lead this free walk while...
  • Community
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Community

President Obama gifted a slugger, trunk full of bourbon

President Obama gifted a slugger, trunk full of bourbonHe will get at least two during this visit including a custom made Louisville Slugger Bat.
  • Community
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Community

President Obama tech company Indatus on Louisville trip

President Obama tech company Indatus on Louisville tripIndatus is the company President Obama is touring April 2
  • Community
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Local

Louisville #2 on spring allergy capital list

Louisville #2 on spring allergy capital listLouisville ranks second-most difficult place to live with spring allergies
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Community

Ky. Education Commissioner Terry Holliday retiring

Ky. Education Commissioner Terry Holliday retiringDuring that time Kentucky's graduation rate has dramatically improved.
  • Community
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Local

Ky. forestry officials say warmer weather causing fires in forests

Ky. forestry officials say warmer weather causing fires in forestsKentucky forestry officials say more than 1,000 acres have burned since mid March due to forest fires.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Community

Why are you seeing gnomes all across Louisville?

Why are you seeing gnomes all across Louisville?Keep your eyes out for Gnomes on April Fool's Day and you could win an awesome prize!
  • Community
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago