Porter, an educator for 39 years, is the Jefferson County Public Schools board chair. A native of Louisville, her impact on youth as a leader and educator has spanned generations. In 2012, she became the first African American woman to serve as a JCPS board chair.
Lexington-Fayette Animal Care and Control is looking for the person (or persons) responsible for the neglect and abandonment of three pit bulls dumped in Lexington. The dogs were found by a Good Samaritan along the railroad tracks on Kearney Ridge in Lexington on Sunday morning.