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Hardin County man indicted in crash killing unborn child

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (WAVE) - A Hardin County man has been indicted in a crash that led to the stillborn delivery of a baby. Kenneth Johnson, 63, was charged with fetal homicide, two counts of wanton endangerment and assault in connection to a crash on Jan. 31. According to Elizabethtown Police,...
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Bicyclist hospitalized after being hit by car on Dixie Highway

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A woman is in the hospital with serious injuries after being hit by a car on Dixie Highway, according to police. The incident happened around 5 p.m. Monday night, when Louisville Metro Police officers responded to reports of a crash involving a bicyclist at the Gene Snyder ramp to Dixie Highway, LMPD spokesman Aaron Ellis confirmed.

Man, woman dead in early morning shooting in Russell neighborhood

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A man and woman have died in a shooting in the Russell neighborhood, according to Louisville Metro police. Around 4:30 a.m. on Monday morning, Louisville Metro Police Department First Division officers responded to a report of gunshots in the 2400 block of West Madison Street near 24th Street. That is between Muhammad Ali Boulevard and West Broadway.
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2 found shot to death inside vehicle identified

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - The deaths of two people found inside a car in the Russell neighborhood has been ruled a double homicide. Louisville Metro police officers were called to the 2400 block of W. Madison St. around 4:30 a.m. on a report of gunshots. The victims, Dashawn Powell, 42,...

Pelion Elementary archery team wins national championship

(WACH) - The Pelion Elementary archery team dominated the annual NASP Open Championship in Louisville, Kentucky, on June 23–25. Pelion won both the bullseye and 3D national titles, scoring 3,197 in bullseye and 1,623 in 3D. "You're trying to teach them to shoot 30 arrows into a bullseye from...

Civil War Lebanon Junction, KY: Union General William Tecumseh Sherman left to set ablaze S. Carolina (KY Civil War 4/4)

This report is 4/4 in the: Intro to the Civil War in Kentucky, by TwoSq Media. General William Tecumseh Sherman was the son of an Ohio Supreme Court Justice. After his father's sudden death in 1829, the family lived with family and friend. William Sherman eventually found himself in the care of Senator Thomas Ewing, whom helped Sherman enroll in the United States Military Academy; he graduated sixth in his class in 1940, according to American Battlefied Trust.

Obituary: David Wayne Berry, 57, Bardstown

David Wayne Berry, 57, of Bardstown, died Sunday, June 26, 2022, at his home. He was born Aug. 22, 1964, in Bardstown to the late Ernest Bertram “Bert” and Anna Pearl Hagan Berry. He was a former employee of Byrd and Son Inc. in Bardstown for many years. He became an avid gardener, enjoying being at farmer’s markets with his loving daughter and son-in-law in both Bardstown and Beachmont in Louisville. Being outdoors was his passion to hunt, fish and was well known for catching snapping turtles. He even passed that passion on to his grandchildren, who were the biggest delights in his life and was with his granddaughter when she killed her first buck. When Buttermilk Days came around, he would cook the wild game for the festival. Being with his family and around his friends gave him so much happiness.

Louisville police investigate double homicide in Russell neighborhood

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Authorities have identified a man and a woman found dead inside a vehicle in Louisville's Russell neighborhood on Monday. According to the Jefferson County Coroner's Office, the victims have been identified as 42-year-old Dashawn Powell and 41-year-old Ebony Shepard, both of Louisville. LMPD says its First...