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Veteran news anchor Melissa Swan takes on new role at WHAS11 News

Veteran news anchor Melissa Swan takes on new role at WHAS11 News"We're so pleased that Melissa is taking on this new role with WHAS11," President and General Manager Linda Danna said.
  • News
  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
News

WHAS11 promotes Renee Muphy to co-anchor news at 11 p.m.

WHAS11 promotes Renee Muphy to co-anchor news at 11 p.m."Most TV stations conduct a national search to find the right journalist for such an important anchor position," WHAS11 President and General Manager Linda Danna said. "We are fortunate that in Renee, we have the perfect journalist right in our newsroom...
  • News
  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
Community

Floyd Central High School hosts dance marathon fundraiser

Floyd Central High School hosts dance marathon fundraiserFloyd Central High School is holding its 5th annual Riley Dance Marathon on Saturday. Participants will be jiving and grooving their way around the school from 1 p.m. until 9 p.m.
  • Community
  • 6 days ago
Community

Expungement bill passed for low level felons

Expungement bill passed for low level felonsThe bill cleared the House on an 84-14 vote Feb.25.
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  • 1 week ago
Community

The Galt House hosts the Paul Hornung awards

The Galt House hosts the Paul Hornung awardsPlaying for Vince Lombardi and being part of one of the most famous plays ever created the Packer Sweep.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Community

Lawsuit filed over plan to raise minimum wage

Lawsuit filed over plan to raise minimum wageThe Metro Council voted in December to raise workers' wages to at least nine dollars per hour.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Local

Ford, GE urge lawmakers to reject push for local option sales tax

Ford, GE urge lawmakers to reject push for local option sales taxFord and General Electric are among 30 large utility customers who wrote a letter to state lawmakers this week opposing the bill.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Entertainment

Lou. Film Society to host Oscar screening fundraiser

Lou. Film Society to host Oscar screening fundraiserLouisville Film Society (LFS) will host an Oscar Watch Party celebrating the film industry's biggest night while raising funds to support the organization's programming and operations.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Community

Lakeside Swim Club's meet to collect donations for Dare to Care

Lakeside Swim Club's meet to collect donations for Dare to CareThe winter weather isn't keeping hundreds of local swimmers from taking a plunge this weekend.
  • Community
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Health

Kool Smiles offers free dental exams to kids in Lou., Elizabethtown

Kool Smiles offers free dental exams to kids in Lou., Elizabethtownn celebration of Children's Dental Health Month this February, uninsured children in Louisville and Elizabethtown without access to a dentist will be able to receive needed dental care at no cost during the Kool Smiles "Sharing Smiles" free care day on...
  • Health
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Local

Tailspin Ale Fest goes on despite weather

Tailspin Ale Fest goes on despite weatherRain, snow and ice will not stop The Tailspin Ale Fest!
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Local

Fern Creek HS resource officer awarded Medal of Valor

Fern Creek HS resource officer awarded Medal of ValorFriday, the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office recognized Dep. Brent Reichardt for getting his students out of harm's way during the Fern Creek High School shooting on Sept. 30, 2014.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Community

Whitewater boating gets its closeup at Ky. film festival

Whitewater boating gets its closeup at Ky. film festivalYou go with the flow, turning that party into a one-of-a-kind national event — a showcase for an adrenaline-pumping sport and exotic locales from across the USA and around the world. Then you use the proceeds to support river conservation and promote boater safety.
  • Community
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Community

Arrow Fund hosts 'Mardi Paws' fundraiser

Arrow Fund hosts 'Mardi Paws' fundraiserThe Arrow Fund will host a "Mardi Paws" fundraiser at the Almost Home Boarding & Training center on Dorsey Lane.
  • Community
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Sports

UofL Women's basketball goes pink on Feb. 15

UofL Women's basketball goes pink on Feb. 15It's a pink out Sunday at the KFC Yum! Center when the University of Louisville Women host North Carolina.
  • Sports
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Local

Girl Scouts celebrates Samoas' birthday with cookie give away

Girl Scouts celebrates Samoas' birthday with cookie give awayThe Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana are celebrating the 40th birthday of Kentuckiana's favorite cookie, the Samoa, with a cookie give away outside the food court in Mall St. Matthews on Valentine's Day.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Community

LG&E offer tips to save money on utility bill

LG&E offer tips to save money on utility billOfficials recommend you have vents open inside your home to circulate air flow.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Community

Russ Smith delivers valentines to kids at Kosair

Russ Smith delivers valentines to kids at KosairWe are used to seeing Russ delivering the basketball right on the money for an ally oop or transition three. But today, he handed out a different kind of assist: valentines to kids at Kosair Children's Hospital.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Community

Lou. woman gives stranger kidney, now they're engaged

Lou. woman gives stranger kidney, now they're engagedShe was his perfect match: Along with a kidney, she gave him her heart.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Community

Toyota presented award for maintaining vehicles owned by Metro Louisville

Toyota presented award for maintaining vehicles owned by Metro LouisvilleToyota's non-profit division began work at the vehicle fleet yard from April to June of 2014.
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  • 3 weeks ago
Education

J.B Speed School of engineering starts scholarship fund

J.B Speed School of engineering starts scholarship fundThe J.B. Speed School of Engineering's partnership is with the Robotics Education & Competition Foundation.
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  • 3 weeks ago
Community

Christopher 2X talks reality check Louisville needs

Christopher 2X talks reality check Louisville needsThe city of Louisville and grassroots organizations have been working to find a solution to curbing gun violence.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Community

Ky. pushes House Bill 8 for violent teen relationships

Ky. pushes House Bill 8 for violent teen relationshipsYou may recall the Amanda Ross tragedy. Amanda was shot to death by former Kentucky Lawmaker Steve Nunn in 2009.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Local

LMPD officer found not guilty of official misconduct

LMPD officer found not guilty of official misconductThere is dashcam video of the incident involving officer Jennifer Knopf.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

Mayor Fischer testifies during hearing of local option sales tax

Mayor Fischer testifies during hearing of local option sales taxHe has led the charge in Louisville.
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

Ky. schools receive grant money for field trip costs

Ky. schools receive grant money for field trip costsDonations make it possible for the foundation to give young people, many who have never been to a state park, the opportunity to see some of the great spots in the Commonwealth.
  • Education
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Community

Hundreds say goodbye to Les Bandy

Hundreds say goodbye to Les BandyEmergency workers from around Kentucky came to Valley View Baptist Church off Dixie Highway to remember their friend and colleague.
  • Community
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago