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Louisville Police officer saves infant's life after she had stopped breathing

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — It was one family's worst nightmare when their 7-day-old child stopped breathing outside a Louisville gas station. In a video posted to twitter, the Louisville Metro Police Department said Officers Noah Cole and Nick Greene were inside a gas station at 18th and Broadway when the young girl's father ran in saying his daughter, Emma, wasn't breathing.
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WATCH: LMPD officer saves 1-week-old baby who had stopped breathing

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A 1-week-old baby who had stopped breathing outside a Louisville gas station is doing well thanks to the heroic actions of a Louisville Metro Police officer, according to the LMPD's Facebook page. LMPD First Division officers Noah Cole and Nick Greene were inside a gas station...
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Louisville women's basketball adds Utah Valley State's Josie Williams from transfer portal

Louisville women's basketball has added depth to its front court with the signing of Utah Valley State center Josie Williams. "We are thrilled to add Josie to our Cardinal family," Cardinals coach Jeff Walz said in a press release announcing the move Thursday morning. "She brings experience and depth to our front court. We are excited to get her on campus as soon as we can."

Kentucky State Police troopers kill Tennessee man, Nashville police say

Kentucky State Police troopers shot and killed Samuel Quinton Edwards of Tennessee Tuesday night, according to the Metro Nashville Police Department. The shooting took place at Dixie Highway and Ashby Lane in the Valley Station neighborhood. Nashville police said that Edwards had shot an officer in Hendersonville, Tenn., the day...

McConnell takes aim at Biden over criticism of Supreme Court decision

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (KT) – Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell took exception to President Joe Biden’s criticism of the U.S. Supreme Court’s abortion ruling Thursday while speaking to reporters who were huddled with NATO allies in Madrid. President Biden said the Supreme Court’s decision ending a constitutional right...

Man who died trying to save woman receives Carnegie Medal

The remains of 34-year-old Adam L. Thomas were discovered in Newburgh, Indiana, after he jumped into a Louisville, Kentucky stretch of the Ohio River trying to save a woman's life. He's now being recognized with North America’s highest honor for civilian heroism.
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Breonna Taylor case: Firing of ex-LMPD detective upheld by judge

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - The firing of a Louisville Metro police officer has been upheld by a Jefferson Circuit Court judge. Joshua Jaynes was fired in January 2021 for violating LMPD standard operating procedures dealing with the preparation of a search warrant and untruthfulness. The case involves in the search...

New K-9s sniffing out drugs at Louisville Metro Corrections

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Some of the newest staff members at Louisville's jail have fur and four legs. Officials said the new K-9 program at Louisville Metro Corrections is saving inmates' lives. The jail spent several months earlier this year dealing with deaths and overdoses. Officials now hope that two...
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LMDC K9 unit helps crackdown on drugs

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - The Louisville Metro Department of Corrections has made changes to cut back on drug overdoses. The jail has introduced a new body scanner and two K9 officers. Max and Mia are trained to detect several substances, including heroin and fentanyl. The dogs are not aggressive and...

Nelson County Jail Logs — June 28-29, 2022

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information is public record.

Child dead following shooting in southwest Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Louisville Metro Police Department is investigating the homicide of a child that took place in West Louisville on Monday evening. Around 6:45 p.m., officers from LMPD's Third Division received a call for a shooting that took place inside a home in the 4700 block of East Pages Lane, according to LMPD Mjr. Mindy Vance.

Hosparus Health Resource Center opens in Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A new resource center has opened its doors in west Louisville. Hosparus Health, a not-for-profit hospice and palliative care organization, has opened the new center to further extend the organization’s services to communities in California, Russell, Parkland and other underserved West End neighborhoods. The new...