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Pop-up party at Lincoln Elementary kicks off JCPS program to increase attendance  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Students at Lincoln Elementary Performing Arts Schools got a surprise start to their Friday, claiming prizes like Zaxby's gift cards and ...

Louisville mom accused of threatening to blow up Doss High School  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A parent of a Doss High School student was arrested Monday morning, weeks after police say she threatened to blow the school up.

JCPS senior graduates after overcoming a young life of tragedy  WDRB

Stephon Franklin is a leader at Doss High School, both on the basketball court and in the classroom.

OFFICIALS: 18-year-old arrested at Doss High School threatened to hurt 2 students  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Officials say they have arrested a woman at Doss High School after she threatened to harm two students. Shaunaisha Burnley, 18 ...

Meet the Courier Journal All-State football first-team defense  Courier Journal

Here's a look at the 12 members of the Courier Journal's first-team All-State defense, as selected by a statewide vote of coaches. A total of 102 coaches returned ...

GE Appliances Going High Tech in Recruiting Using Virtual Classroom  IndustryWeek

Other workforce strategies include work/tuition program and hiring recent immigrants to fill a range of jobs.

Man dies in PRP house fire  WLKY Louisville

A man died in a house in fire in Pleasure Ridge Park on Saturday. Firefighters were called to a house on St. Andrews Church Road, across from Doss High ...

Class still in session for JCPS schools without power

An overnight ice storm knocked out power for over 70000 Kentucky residents. A handful of JCPS schools are still open this morning while crews actively work to ...

JCPS names interim principal for Doss High School  WAVE 3

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Jefferson County Public Schools has named an interim principal to fill the temporary vacancy left at Doss High School when its ...

New Doss High School principal ready to make big changes to boost student achievement  WDRB

He's only been on the job a week, but Marty Pollio isn't wasting any time. The new principal at Doss High School says he's looking to make big changes in.

Doss High basketball game canceled after Corbin High players' viral video  WAVE 3

After the game, two of the Corbin High School team's athletes posted a video aimed at Knox County players, which was interpreted by some to be racist.

HS Gametime LIVE! Week 2 highlights throughout Kentuckiana

Last week, Doss found itself on the wrong side of a major upset falling to JTown on their own field. On Friday, they looked to right the ship on the road at South ...

JCPS promotes Fern Creek principal to Asst. Superintendent of School Turnaround  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Fern Creek High School principal Dr. Nate Meyer is taking a new job to help other Jefferson County Public Schools succeed.

Doss football star Shawnkel Knight-Goff decommits from Kentucky  Courier Journal

Doss star Shawnkel Knight-Goff is not ready to pick his final college destination after all.

GE Appliances teaming with schools for new work program  WKYT

GE Appliances says it's teaming with Kentucky's largest school district for an initiative that offers work experience and college tuition for students.

Doss High School student accused of attacking school security guard  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Jefferson County Sheriff's Department has arrested a Doss High School student they say attacked a security guard at the school ...

Wisertown historical marker unveiled in PRP  WHAS (subscription)

A historical marker was unveiled Sunday paying tribute to a family that dates back to the 1800s.

Football coach Phillip Hawkins leaves Doss High School for Apollo job  The Courier-Journal

Phillip Hawkins has stepped down after four seasons as the football coach at Doss High School to take the same position at Apollo High School in Owensboro.

Parking directions released for graduations at the Kentucky Expo Center  WAVE 3

There's no need to miss the commencement ceremony because you couldn't find what gate to go in at the Kentucky Expo Center.

Doss High principal Marty Pollio named JCPS interim superintendent  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – A longtime educator with Jefferson County Public Schools who has served as a principal for the past decade was named the ...

Doss High School principal to be replaced after poor leadership assessment  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The principal of Doss High will no longer be able to lead the school after a state leadership assessment has determined he does not ...

SEC Football Recruiting: UK lands Shawnkel Knight-Goff over Louisville Cardinals  A Sea Of Blue

The three-star edge rusher picks Kentucky over his hometown Cardinals.

Tony Williams steps down as Doss basketball coach  The Courier-Journal

Tony Williams, who led the Doss High School boys basketball team to back-to-back trips to the Sweet 16, announced after Tuesday's Sixth Region Tournament ...

Alleged Twitter posts result in arrest of Doss High School student  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Doss High School student has been arrested after sheriff's deputies say he made several threats on Twitter, claiming he planned ...

What Kentucky football coaches credit for landing 4 Louisville recruits  Courier Journal

LEXINGTON, Ky. — To accomplish its goals in the 2019 recruiting cycle, the Kentucky football staff knew it had a difficult task at hand: turn the city of Louisville ...

Assistant superintendent appointed

Former Fern Creek Principal Dr. Nate Meyer is now the Assistant Superintendent of School Turnaround.

Western Kentucky football, Tyson Helton add 16 to 2019 signing class  Courier Journal

New Western Kentucky football coach Tyson Helton wasted no time in filling out his first signing class for 2019, adding 16 signees to the roster during ...

GE Appliances Launches Innovative Program to Bring on Board Next Generation of Manufacturers  Business Wire

GE Appliances and Jefferson County Public Schools announce two new programs that will help build the next generation of American manufacturers.

Mark your calendars, class of 2018. Here's a list of JCPS graduation dates  The Courier-Journal

Here's when and where graduation ceremonies will take place.

Louisville, Kentucky join battle for Ballard football star Jared Casey  Courier Journal

Ballard linebacker Jared Casey has seen his recruiting stock soar this spring. Now Kentucky and Louisville have offered scholarships.

Marty Pollio named next JCPS superintendent | Education  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – The nearly eight-month interview for Marty Pollio came to an end Sunday after the Jefferson County Board of Education ...

Football signing day tracker: Every Louisville and UK signing  Courier Journal

Kentucky's class is big. Louisville's is smaller. But signing day is a *fresh* start for both football programs.

After storied UK basketball career, Derek Anderson now coaches at Male  Courier Journal

Former Kentucky and NBA player Derek Anderson, a 1992 Doss graduate, calls the high school job 'a trial run' for possible run at college or pro job.

Doss High School student accused of threatening a teacher  WDRB

He allegedly told a teacher, "I'm 18 and I'm gonna [EXPLETIVE] you up and smash your face in."

Jeffersontown High principal Marty Pollio named new leader at Doss High  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Jeffersontown High School principal Marty Pollio has been named the new leader at Doss High School by Jefferson County Public ...

Doss High gets career pathway in manufacturing  The Courier-Journal

High school students can "major" in manufacturing, work jobs, earn certifications in new pathway progam.

Doss High School student accused of damaging dugout at other JCPS school  WDRB

Sheriff's deputies say 18-year-old Melina Helen Jones, a Doss High School student, along with unidentified accomplices, were at the softball dugout, smashing ...

Q&A | Doss basketball player Jaylon Hall  The Courier-Journal

Jaylon Hall was born and raised in Houston, Texas, but moved to Louisville the summer before his freshman year in high school to live with his cousin, Tony ...

Doss High student arrested for assault on fellow student  WAVE 3

An arrest warrant says the assault happened March 8 in a classroom at the school.

Jason Neuss named principal of Ballard High School  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Ballard High School's site-based decision making council voted unanimously 7-0 to select Jason Neuss to be the school's next ...

Bibby emotional after Central knocks off Doss  The Courier-Journal

Sitting alone in the locker room after his team's biggest victory of the season, Central High School boys basketball coach Doug Bibby had tears in his eyes ...

Meocha Williams named Scott County High School principal  News- Graphic

The Scott County High School Site Based Decision Making (SBDM) Council selected Meocha Williams as principal of SCHS. Most recently, Williams served as ...

Meet the Man in the Buddy Bat Suit

Louisville native Jeremy Sharfe has been suiting up as Louisville Bats mascot Buddy Bat for the last 16 years.

A state takeover of JCPS and its 'failing schools' would show Matt Bevin is a hypocrite  The Courier-Journal

With a decision whether to take over Jefferson County Public Schools looming, we're left to ask if Republicans are who we thought they were.

ExCEL Award winners Kim Joiner, Michea Dicken and Kelli Datillo

Great Day Live highlights 2017-2018 ExCEL Award winning teachers Kim Joiner of Noe Middle School, Michea Dicken of Tully Elementary, and Kelli Datillo ...

DuBois Academy supports its 'young lions' with new mentoring program  Courier Journal

When the W.E.B. DuBois Academy opened its doors for the first time this August, students and staff were abuzz with excitement and hope for the new school year ...

Doss High School student arrested for robbing student, threatening officers  WAVE

According to an arrest warrant, Reginald Grinter, 18, and another person, took a cell phone and $94.00 from the victim. All three are students at Doss High ...

Section of Palatka Road near Iroquois Park to close for 2 weeks  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A section of a busy road near Doss High School and Iroquois Park will be closed for about two weeks while crews from Louisville ...

Does your school have a new principal? Here's a list of new faces as JCPS gets ready for another year  The Courier-Journal

More than a dozen schools in JCPS will start their first day of classes with a new principal in charge. Here's who will be leading new campuses.

SEC Football: JJ Weaver picks Kentucky Wildcats: Highlights and Breakdown  A Sea Of Blue

Yahtzee struck on Friday afternoon when all-state defensive-end JJ Weaver announced his commitment to the University of Kentucky during a ceremony at ...

Doss' Desmond Benham wins state title in Class 2A meet  The Courier-Journal

Desmond Benham helped the Doss High School track & field team end a long dry spell Friday night.

Ex-Doss aide Richard Duncan named coach at J'town  The Courier-Journal

Richard Duncan, an assistant coach at Doss the past four seasons, has been named the boys basketball coach at Jeffersontown.

Football previews | Atherton, Doss, Fairdale, Fern Creek, Iroquois, Southern  The Courier-Journal

ATHERTON (3-7 IN 2016). Coach: Kenneth Walker (ninth season, 10-70). Class: 5-A, District 4. Offense (5 starters back): After sitting out last season because of ...

Jeffersontown H.S. student charged after allegedly posting sex video of minors to Facebook page  WDRB

A student at Jeffersontown High school is facing several charges after she allegedly posted a video on social media showing two juveniles engaged in a sex act.

VIDEO: Xavier signee KyKy Tandy threw down a full-on fast break Eastbay dunk during a game  USA TODAY High School Sports

Dekeyvan "KyKy" Tandy's most recent Eastbay dunk on a fastbreak was one of the early season's best.

On the job for only a month, acting JCPS Superintendent Marty Pollio is making changes  The Courier-Journal

The word "acting" may be in front of his title, but Marty Pollio has not been reserved about stepping into his duties as superintendent of the state's largest school ...

The New Supe

JCPS' interim superintendent Marty Pollio discusses the district's new path.Photo by Mickie Winters.

Louisville students join national 'March for Our Lives' to call for stricter gun laws  The Courier-Journal

Louisville students joined thousands of their peers across the country in the "March for Our Lives," a call for stricter gun laws prompted by last month's tragic ...

Donna Hargens' tenure as JCPS superintendent comes to a close  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Donna Hargens spent her last work day as superintendent of Jefferson County Public Schools on Friday, as her resignation from the ...

Retro | St. Andrew Cemetery tells SW history  The Courier-Journal

High atop a hill overlooking Pleasure Ridge Park in southwest Louisville, St. Andrew Cemetery pays tribute to family names that are among the best known in ...

JCPS: Transgender order to have little effect  The Courier-Journal

District will continue to provide protections to transgender students, spokeswoman says.

JCPS grapples with approach to LGBT issues  The Courier-Journal

To help at-risk population, school district panel has undertaken a districtwide look at the challenges.

Power Five commitment recap: Oct. 20-26  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is just under two months away, but the 2019 recruiting cycle is already in full swing as plenty of talented prospects ...

Kentucky's in-state recruiting push continues with another offer

Kentucky is doubling down on its push for in-state talent. On Wednesday night the Wildcats extended another offer to a Commonwealth prospect.

Louisville Bats suspend man behind mascot over 'info received from JCPS'  WDRB

Jeremy Sharfe has been with the team as Buddy Bat for more than 14 years.

Doss Coach And Former Cardinal Tony Williams Assaulted By Player And Father After Game  Card Chronicle

A bizarre story from over the weekend, where former Cardinal Tony Williams, who is now the head coach of the Doss boys' basketball team, was assaulted by a ...

KONZ | New principals take over at several JCPS schools for 2015-16 year  WDRB

Several educators are officially taking on their new roles as JCPS principals today. The district is also still looking to fill several principal vacancies.

Prep guard from Louisville signs with Wright State  Dayton Daily News

The Wright State basketball team received a National Letter of Intent from Jaylon Hall on Wednesday. A 6-foot-5 guard from Doss High School in Louisville, Ky., ...

Coroner releases ID of PRP murder victim | Crime Reports  WDRB

We now know the name of a man who was gunned down in PRP early Monday.

Assault charge against Doss student dismissed  The Courier-Journal

An assault charge was dismissed Friday against a former Doss High School basketball player accused of striking his coach, while the student's father pleaded ...

CPR to be required in Ky's public high schools  The Courier-Journal

If you go into cardiac arrest, the person who saves you just might be a Kentucky high school student. The Kentucky General Assembly passed a bill earlier this ...

Meet Louisville's outstanding high school seniors  The Courier-Journal

Public, private and Catholic students who have excelled in and out of the classroom were honored Tuesday night by Mayor Greg Fischer as recipients of the ...

Fairdale High principal Brad Weston promoted to JCPS assistant superintendent  WDRB

A longtime high school principal has been named an assistant superintendent for Jefferson County Public Schools.

JCPS promotes Glenn Baete to assistant superintendent | News  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – A longtime educator with Jefferson County Public Schools has been named an assistant superintendent for the district who will ...

Roundup: Valley sets records from downtown  The Courier-Journal

It didn't matter whether they were shooting from a foot outside the 3-point line or from Fourth Street Live!. Valley High School's boys basketball team wasn't ...

Matt Kingsley tapped to be the new principal at Jeffersontown High School  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB News) -- Jeffersontown High School's site-based decision making council voted 8-3 to select Matt Kingsley to be the school's next ...

Amid Louisville's triple-digit murders, a family's painful wait for justice drags out  The Courier-Journal

Her son was murdered in February. Ten months later, she's beginning to wonder if he'll ever get justice.

Tuesday's Kentucky basketball scores and stats  The Courier-Journal

Here are stories, stats and scores from boys and girls basketball games in Louisville and around the Commonwealth on Jan. 3, 2017. STORIES. BOYS. Doss 60 ...

WSU recruit a smooth guard who can do it all  MyDaytonDailyNews

Jaylon Hall is a wanted man. And he's thrilled about it.

Former JCPS superintendent Donna Hargens named finalist for Arizona job  WDRB

Former JCPS superintendent Donna Hargens has been named a finalist for a top job in Arizona.

Jay Gibson commits to WKU  WBKO

The Western Kentucky football program received a commitment Sunday from Jay Gibson. COMMITTED!!!��⚪ #ThePursuit18 M.O.B. ...

13 Louisville teens win YMCA Youth Character Award for 'exceptional leadership'  The Courier-Journal

Youth Character Awards recognize teens who demonstrate exceptional leadership while incorporating the Y values of caring, honesty and respect.

Kentucky Wildcats Quickies: John Calipari Speaks Edition  A Sea of Blue

Over the past 24 hours Kentucky Wildcats head basketball coach John Calipari has had a lot to say about: his roster, Jarred Vanderbilt, sports gambling in the ...

Kim Salyer named new principal at PRP | News  WDRB

Pleasure Ridge Park High School has a new principal and she's the first female to ever serve in that position.

JCPS school board set to approve Class of 2016 graduation dates  WDRB

Seniors in Jefferson County Public Schools would graduate over a three-day period at the end of May, according to a proposal that will be up for school board ...

K.C. Goodin named boys basketball coach at Butler  USA TODAY High School Sports

K.C. Goodin, who left Doss High School to become the associate head basketball coach at Kentucky Wesleyan College last season, is heading back to ...

Louisville man accused of shooting juvenile in the face; grandfather says it was an accident  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police say a boy is in critical condition after he was shot in the face by a man who is now in custody -- but the ...

Overnight shooting in Southwest Louisville  WLKY Louisville

Louisville Metro Police are searching for two masked suspects after an early morning shooting in Southwest Louisville.

The Man Behind the Magic of Manual  Voice Tribune

The principal’s office at duPont Manual High School is a place of distinction. It’s no secret the school is among the nation’s best. In that office, Jerry ...

JCPS names Carmen Coleman acting chief academic officer  WDRB

Acting JCPS superintendent Marty Pollio named a longtime educator from Lexington as the district's interim chief academic officer on Friday. She starts Monday.

Louisville Bats mascot accused of inappropriate relationship  WAVE 3

In addition to teaching, Sharfe is also a musician and worked as the Louisville Bats mascot Buddy.

Kentucky Sports Mailbag: Should this be Mark Stoops' deepest UK regret?  Lexington Herald-Leader

We start this week's Kentucky Sports Mailbag with a UK football fan wondering if he has identified a prime regret of the Mark Stoops coaching era in Lexington:.

FSU makes Pimpleton, Woodie hires official

FSU announces two hires for Willie Taggart's football staff.

IN PERSON: 'At this point for JCPS, I feel that I'm the right person for the job'  Louisville Business First

Marty Pollio said he believes in the oft-quoted corporate culture truism: "Culture eats strategy for breakfast."

Receiver Russell Brown commits to WKU  WBKO

The Western Kentucky football program received a verbal commitment Saturday from Russell Brown. God blessed me to meet this great man and I'll like to say I ...

Louisville's Robin Hood drug dealer dies  The Courier-Journal

For 10 years, Reggie Rice was Louisville's biggest drug distributor.

Taggart Taps Barnett As Defensive Coordinator

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida State has hired Harlon Barnett as the Seminoles' new defensive coordinator, head coach Willie Taggart announced Sunday.

Celebrating Our History: Southwest Louisville  The Courier-Journal

Author and historian Steve Wiser shares research into the history of southwest Louisville houses, including the well-known Farnsley-Moremen House and his ...

Jefferson County needs 200 additional poll workers  The Courier-Journal

The Jefferson County Election Center is making a late appeal to recruit election officers for the upcoming May 20 primary.

KY Board of Education presents Kelly Award to NKY's Brent Cooper, Louisville's Audwin Helton  User-generated content

The Kentucky Board of Education presented the 16th annual Joseph W. Kelly Award to two business leaders who are actively engaged in making a difference in ...

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