Jefferson County Newswire (Page 10)

Jefferson County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jefferson County, KY. (Page 10)

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  1. JCPS to launch new 'Parent Involvement Series' meetings across LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Jefferson County Public Schools will soon launch a series of meetings centered around parent advocacy, student behavior and academic achievement for parents and community members. The district's "Parent Involvement Series" will begin Tuesday, Oct. 18 at Rangeland Elementary with a discussion on parent advocacy and engagement.

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  2. Images | Realtor believes Muhammad Ali's Louisville home could sell fastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... and cabana pool house together are 9,300 square feet and sit on a two-acre lot. The mansion in northeast Jefferson County off U.S. 42 on Elmcroft Circle has five bedrooms, eight bathrooms, a wine cellar, gym and a home theater. The outside is just ...

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  3. Metro Council addresses dangerous stretch of Dixie Hwy Read Story Heather FountaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | WHAS11

    It is a stretch of Dixie Highway that runs right on the edge of Jefferson County, but everyone knows of its bad reputation. "When I wasn't living out here, I never understood why everybody said Dixie 'Die'-way.

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  4. City responds to Wicker family lawsuit Read Story WHAS11 StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | WHAS11

    ... Integrity Unit is still investigating those officers and the circumstances surrounding Wicker's death. The Jefferson County Attorney's office is representing the city, and LMPD sent us a statement which said in part, "We raised all possible defenses ...

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  5. JCPS continues to cancel bus routes because of driver shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... installed a hidden camera. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A shortage of bus drivers has left some students with Jefferson County Public Schools scrambling to get to school. The district canceled five routes Wednesday morning because it did not have ...

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  6. An inside look at the number one high school in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... And they do. The Brown School is currently ranked number one in the state of Kentucky and within the Jefferson County Public School District. The middle school is ranked 12 in the state and number one in the district. The elementary school was ...

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  7. Charter, like AT&T, sues Louisville to stall Google FiberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Ars Technica

    Charter Communications has sued the local government in Louisville and Jefferson County, Kentucky, in order to stop a new ordinance that gives Google Fiber easier access to utility poles. Charter's complaint in US District Court in Louisville on Friday is similar to one filed earlier by AT&T .

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  8. Sister-in-law of tow truck driver killed on Dixie Highway: 'Slow down and move over'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... former NCAA compliance official Chuck Smrt is not subject to the Kentucky Open Records Act. Last week, The Jefferson County Board of Education approved an agreement with its teacher union that gives teachers an $820 raise this school year and a two ...

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  9. JCPS leaders discuss adding metal detectors to schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... feel comfortable alerting staff to safety concerns. A member of the Code of Conduct Committee with the Jefferson County Teachers Association and a second grade teacher, Chuck Bird said he makes sure all his students know that their safety is top ...

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  10. Distinctive VictoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Three elementary schools in Bullitt County - Freedom, Mount Washington, and Cedar Grove - earned the level of "distinguished" schools for the first time. In Jefferson County, Brown School earned the highest scores for middle and high schools, sharing distinguished honors with Barret Traditional Middle, Jefferson County Traditional, The Academy @ Shawnee, and Atherton, Ballard, DuPont Manual, Eastern, and Louisville Male High Schools.

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  11. Family IDs tow truck driver hit, killed on Dixie Hwy. Read Story WHAS11.com StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | WHAS11

    Forty-two-year-old Steve Simpson was hit and killed on Dixie Highway near West Point in Southwest Jefferson County after 10 p.m. Monday.

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  12. Man stabbed to death near UofL campus identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Louisville Metro police were called a report of the stabbing in an alley behind a home in the 400 block of Atwood Street around 7 p.m. James Horton, 72, died of multiple sharp force injuries in the emergency room at University of Louisville Hospital on Sunday, according to Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Eddie Robinson. Louisville Metro police were called a report of the stabbing in an alley behind a home in the 400 block of Atwood Street around 7 p.m. When officers arrived they found Horton and another man had apparently had gotten into an alteration with each other using knives.

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  13. Couple dead in apparent murder-suicide identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Louisville Metro police were called to the couple's home on Oregon Avenue around 5 p.m. LOUISVILLE, KY A couple police said died in an apparent murder-suicide have been identified. Brittney Green, 27, died of a single gunshot wound and Tony Deshawn Brown died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound on Sunday, according to Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Eddie Robinson.

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  14. Jefferson County Attorney's office defends district judges accused of improperly detaining inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... store -- but store employees were not about to let him get away with it. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Jefferson County Attorney's office on Monday defended decisions made by Louisville district court judges who are accused by defense attorneys of ...

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  15. Historic Rosewell estate fails to find buyer at state auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    FRANKFORT, Ky. -- The Rosewell estate in eastern Jefferson County, which Kentucky bought for the Ohio River Bridges Project, failed to fetch a buyer at an auction Monday.

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  16. Results Expected From Hundreds Of Backlogged Rape Kits In KYRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2016 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Media in Louisville are reporting that Jefferson County will soon get the first results from more than 3,000 backlogged rape kits. NICHOLASVILLE, Ky.

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  17. Coroner identifies teen as hit and run victim killed on Glengarry Drive in FairdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... in a hit and run that happened in Fairdale. The victim was 15-year-old Trey Monroe-Royse, according to Jefferson County Deputy Coroner J. David Wood. The cause of death was blunt force trauma. Monroe-Royse was hit by a vehicle on Glengarry Drive at ...

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  18. LMPD to receive hundreds of sexual assault kit test resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Hundreds of rape survivors in Metro Louisville are a step closer to justice. Detectives in Jefferson County will soon get the first results from more than 1,000 backlogged rape kits, untouched for years.

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  19. Schaffner Traditional Elementary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    One school in Jefferson County Public Schools and two Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Louisville are among 10 in Kentucky named as 2016 National Blue Ribbon Schools on Thursday. Schaffner Traditional Elementary School, St. Francis of Assisi School and St. Xavier High School were named Blue Ribbon Schools by the U.S. Department of Education for their overall academic excellence.

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  20. NKY boy dies after being hit by truck while biking to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Jefferson County Public Schools officials are looking into a reported threat made against two schools on social media. LMPD has also been called to investigate the threats.

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