Jefferson County Newswire

Jefferson County Newswire

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  1. Accident-Construction 12 mins ago 12:19 p.m.Interstate 64 lane...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WHAS11

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is directing motorists of evening lane closures this week on Interstate 64 in Jefferson County at the Cochran Hill tunnels . Crews will be replacing doors on the cabinets that house fire extinguishers in the tunnel.

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  2. Coroner: Boy, 11, is 3rd victim of Kentucky apartment fireRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 9 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Courier-Journal reports that the Jefferson County Coroner's Office said Kameron Harris was pronounced dead at Norton Children's Hospital in Louisville on Friday. Smoke inhalation was cited as the cause of death.

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  3. Jefferson Co. attorney says Louisville's new immigration ordinance does not violate federal lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    On Friday, Jefferson County Attorney Mike O'Connell responded to concerns raised by the Justice Department about the new ordinance. It had warned the city that if it does violate federal law, Louisville is in danger of losing about $400,000 in federal funding.

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  4. Okolona man found shot to death outside home identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... an Okolona man who was found shot to death in a car parked outside a home early Friday. According to the Jefferson County Coroner's Office, that man has been identified as 23-year-old Julio Vlades-Vivas. Officers were sent to the 5100 block of ...

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  5. Mayor's office announces study on city's facility needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... said. An evaluation of Metro Government's current and future facility needs, including office space for Jefferson County officials and needs of the criminal justice system. Possible public-private partnership to construct a new office or mixed-use ...

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  6. Mass casualty procedures put to the test after 41 JCPS students hurt in bus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Mass casualty procedures were enacted after three Jefferson County Public School buses were involved in a crash Thursday morning on Dixie Highway. Forty-one students were sent to area hospitals with injuries ranging from bruises to broken bones.

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  7. Police Respond After Bus Window Shot Out With BB GunRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... were on board at the time but they were uninjured, Lexington Police confirm. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) Three Jefferson County school buses were involved in an early morning crash in Louisville. According to our sister station WAVE 3 News, JCPS buses ...

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  8. How To Prevent Pipe BurstsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... better to be proactive than reactive. reactive will cost you a lot of money." LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) Three Jefferson County school buses were involved in an early morning crash in Louisville. According to our sister station WAVE 3 News, JCPS buses ...

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  9. Turkey Gravy Challenge Planned To Help Angel TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... trees as possible, so these people have a nice meal for Christmas," said Kain. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) Three Jefferson County school buses were involved in an early morning crash in Louisville. According to our sister station WAVE 3 News, JCPS buses ...

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  10. Expansion Could Yield 3,500 New JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Homeowners have called LEX 18 saying that their property may be condemned. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) Three Jefferson County school buses were involved in an early morning crash in Louisville. According to our sister station WAVE 3 News, JCPS buses ...

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  11. Firefighters On Scene Of Fire On Eric DriveRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... responded to the fire at a two-story structure in the Ridge Haven subdivision. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) Three Jefferson County school buses were involved in an early morning crash in Louisville. According to our sister station WAVE 3 News, JCPS buses ...

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  12. Waving The White Flag To Help The HomelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... at 401 N. Laurel Avenue, and on white flag nights, the door opens at 5:00 pm. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) Three Jefferson County school buses were involved in an early morning crash in Louisville. According to our sister station WAVE 3 News, JCPS buses ...

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  13. 41 students injured in crash involving 3 JCPS busesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Dozens of students were taken to area hospitals after three Jefferson County Public School buses were involved in a crash Thursday morning. JCPS buses 1060, 558 and 1267 were transporting students to Pleasure Ridge Park High School, Frost Middle School and Stuart Middle School when the crash happened on Dixie Highway near Blanton Lane at 7:22 a.m., JCPS spokesman Randy Frantz and EMS spokesman Mitchell Brumeister confirmed.

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  14. 3 school buses crash in Kentucky injuring 41 studentsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Jefferson County Public Schools spokesman Daniel Kemp told news outlets the crash happened Thursday morning on a highway in Louisville as the students were being transported to three different schools. He said student injuries appear to be minor.

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  15. Sheriff: 3 Dead In New Mexico School ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... mogul Harvey Weinstein. She said that it was there that both her life, an... LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) Three Jefferson County school buses were involved in an early morning crash in Louisville. According to our sister station WAVE 3 News, JCPS buses ...

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  16. Toy Drive At Paul Miller FordRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... mogul Harvey Weinstein. She said that it was there that both her life, an... LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) Three Jefferson County school buses were involved in an early morning crash in Louisville. According to our sister station WAVE 3 News, JCPS buses ...

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  17. Third Dog at LHS Passes From Strep Zoo, Donations NeededRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... mogul Harvey Weinstein. She said that it was there that both her life, an... LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) Three Jefferson County school buses were involved in an early morning crash in Louisville. According to our sister station WAVE 3 News, JCPS buses ...

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  18. A Wintry StormTracker ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... mogul Harvey Weinstein. She said that it was there that both her life, an... LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) Three Jefferson County school buses were involved in an early morning crash in Louisville. According to our sister station WAVE 3 News, JCPS buses ...

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  19. LEX 18 Digital: Paul Miller Dealership Collects Toy DonationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. Three Jefferson County school buses were involved in an early morning crash in Louisville.

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  20. Woman charged with murder in deadly Kentucky apartment fireRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Peden admitted to pouring gas and setting the fire at a Louisville apartment building on Tuesday night. Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Michael E. Haag said 41-year-old Archimeda Riley died from smoke inhalation. A yet unidentified child was also ... 1 comment