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Former PRP basketball star dies after being shot near Buechel

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A former PRP High School basketball star is dead after being shot near Buechel early Thursday morning, according to Louisville Metro Police. Police say that 34-year-old Vincent Crutcher was shot in the 4000 block of Heatherview Road near Breckinridge Lane around 4:30 a.m. on Thursday. Crutcher...
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Tell City Police arrest two staying at local hotel

EVANSVILLE, Ind., (WEHT) — A drug investigation led to a drug bust in Tell City, Indiana. Anthony D. Spencer, age 40, of Corydon, Indiana, and Lillian M. Johnson, age 24, of Bloomington, Indiana were arrested Tuesday on multiple drug charges. Law agencies say they searched a local hotel room that Lillian Johnson and Anthony Spencer […]

LMPD: Man killed in Phoenix Hill neighborhood shooting

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A man was killed in a shooting on Saturday afternoon in the Phoenix Hill neighborhood, according to Louisville Metro Police. LMPD spokesperson Alicia Smiley said police responded to a shooting on East Muhammad Ali Boulevard and Hancock Street around 12:30 p.m. Police say the male was...

Recruiting insider suggests DJ Wagner to Louisville is “Done”

Since he first picked up a basketball, it has been expected that DJ Wagner would follow in his father’s footsteps and play under John Calipari. Of course, a wrench was thrown into that plan when Kenny Payne became the head coach for the Louisville Cardinals, having close connections to the Wagner family. Wagner’s recruitment became even more complicated when his grandfather, Milt Wagner, was hired as director of player development at the University of Louisville.

LMPD: Man dies after crashing motorcycle near Gene Snyder and I-64

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A man has died after a motorcycle accident late Friday night, according to Louisville Metro Police. It happened just after 10:30 p.m. near Middletown when LMPD Eighth Division officers responded to a report of a motorcycle crashing at the interchange of the Gene Snyder Freeway and Interstate 64.

LOOK: 'World's biggest bounce house' comes to Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Guinness Book record-holding bounce house is in Louisville this weekend. The 13,000-square-foot, 32-foot tall bounce house includes climbing towers, basketball hoops, ball pits, oversized couches and more. It's part of the Big Bounce America, which is the biggest touring inflatable event in the world. The...

Joy and tears in Louisville the day after Roe v. Wade is struck down

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Tucked away on the back lawn of St. Louis Bertrand Catholic Church Saturday, children joyfully played on bounce houses as popcorn machines and live music filled the air. It was a time for celebration for the nearly 100 people at the LifeFest: Live, Love, Louisville event, rejoicing in the overturning of Roe v. Wade and the end of abortion as a nationwide right. ...

Film crew uses WDRB studio, control room for upcoming movie

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- While WDRB's studio and control room produces over 57 hours of newscasts during a typical week, it turned into a film set for a short period this weekend. On Saturday, the cast and film crew of a new television movie called "Just for Show" worked in...

Volunteers help low-income, elderly residents with free home repairs

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — An organization dedicated to helping low-income elderly and disabled homeowners gathered teams of volunteers Saturday to help with free home repairs. The New Directions Repair Affair went to multiple homes in Louisville and southern Indiana for various projects including landscaping, painting, power washing, deck repair and flooring replacement. Crews even helped with the construction of a wheelchair ramp.

Man dies after being shot in Phoenix Hill neighborhood

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A man has died after being shot in Phoenix Hill on Saturday afternoon, according to Louisville Metro police. Around 12:30 p.m., First Division officers responded to the report of a shooting on East Muhammad Ali Boulevard and South Hancock Street. That is near UofL Hospital. When...
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Exotic car show returns to Norton Commons for second year

PROSPECT, Ky. (WAVE) - Exotic car show is returning to Norton Commons in Prospect is returned for the second year in a row Saturday. Attendees got the chance to see Exotics, German, American Muscles, Vintage and Classic cars. This year, the Porsche 911 is the marque brand and showcased each generation sine the 1960s, according to the release.