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Trent DiGiuro case featured on Dateline NBC and WAVE 3
It’s a case that rocked the state of Kentucky for more than two decades. Now, 25 years later, it's back in the national spotlight.
Oldham County Schools teach students to aim for happiness ahead of success
‘Beloved’ KY bus driver accused of DUI makes first court appearance
Police: 80 street signs stolen as part of social media challenge in Oldham Co.
Oldham County police said the signs were removed as part of a social media challenge on Snapchat where juveniles would document themselves stealing or removing the signs.
Sarah Jackson and
Published March 18, 2019 at 4:37 PM
Oldham County school bus driver arrested for DUI after bus crashes with students on board
A school bus driver for Oldham County has been arrested and charged with DUI after crashing into a security pole with 33 students on board.
Published March 16, 2019 at 9:13 PM
Stabbing at KY prison leads to temporary lockdown
A fight in the yard at the Luther Luckett Correctional Complex in La Grange ended in a stabbing on Friday.
Published March 15, 2019 at 9:31 PM
Thousands remain without power in Louisville, outages reported all over WAVE Country
As of 6 p.m., more than 22,000 LG&E customers are without power in Louisville.
Published March 15, 2019 at 7:40 AM
KY education commissioner demands teacher attendance records in wake of sickouts
Education commissioner Wayne Lewis said he wants to ensure state law is upheld.
Published March 14, 2019 at 9:17 PM
Oldham Co. votes to change calendar, will be in session Friday, March 15
The vote also amended the order of remaining make-up days, making the last day for students June 12.
Published March 13, 2019 at 4:48 PM
Racial, sexual graffiti targets Oldham County school officials
Video: Mississippi basketball coach uses sign language in pep talk to deaf team
Oldham County Police say man appears on cell phone video breaking 2-year-old’s leg
Police say deleted video evidence from a cell phone showed Marshall on February 20, grabbing the 2-year-old around his ankles and swinging him head over feet and throwing him onto the couch.
Published March 4, 2019 at 4:22 PM
WAVE Country students honored with Black History Makers of Tomorrow scholarships
McDonald’s offered a college scholarship to each student -- totaling $18,000.
Published February 27, 2019 at 5:25 PM
Drive-in looks to reopen
The drive-in has been closed since September of 2018 when a strong storm knocked down their massive screen.
Published February 22, 2019 at 7:38 AM
Police: Ohio abduction victim shot by suspect, who was wearing bulletproof vest
KSP said Skylar Williams sustained a gunshot wound from suspect Ty'rell Pounds' gun, not the trooper's.
Published February 13, 2019 at 5:27 PM
Confirmed: Officials connect Ohio abduction, Oldham County double-fatal shooting
Investigators are considering whether an abduction at Ohio State University might be linked to a double-fatal shooting Monday afternoon in Oldham County.
Natalia Martinez and
John P. Wise
Published February 12, 2019 at 8:28 PM
2 dead in Oldham County following multi-county chase, officer-involved shooting
A 911 call in Gallatin County started the chase. when a witness told police they thought a person was in distress.
Laurel Mallory and
Published February 11, 2019 at 11:20 PM
Oldham County teacher accused of having sex with 15-year-old former student
Police say a current Oldham County Schools teacher is charged with having sex with a student she met while teaching at a Meade County middle school.
Kentucky’s Real ID changes could cut organ donor registrations in half
Officials with the Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates are concerned that a longer period between renewing a driver’s license could cut the number of organ donor registrations in half.
Contractor pleads guilty to taking over $268K from customers without doing work
Scott Adam Cooper pleaded guilty to theft charges involving 36 customers.
Dozens of WAVE Country schools closed due to frigid temperatures
Closing or delaying school due to weather conditions is not something school systems take lightly.
‘This is deeper than words on a wall:’ OCHS parent wants racism issue addressed
Shavonda Williams was taking her daughter Bryyann to cheer practice Saturday when they came across the racist messages.
Published January 28, 2019 at 11:14 PM
Racial, sexual graffiti removed at Oldham County High School
In addition to the graffiti, the vandals also painted the names of two school assistant principals.
John P. Wise
Published January 28, 2019 at 8:48 PM
KY offering student loan forgiveness to teachers
The goal is to attract top talent, a diverse workforce and teachers with experience.
Published January 24, 2019 at 10:38 PM
Oldham County subdivision planned for Goshen denied by commission
The planning and zoning commission voted unanimously to deny the Pulte Development.
Published January 23, 2019 at 12:50 AM
Free offers for federal workers over MLK weekend
From meals to family activities, Louisville area businesses are stepping up to give a little relief to government employees.
Sarah Jackson and
Published January 18, 2019 at 9:21 PM
WAVE Country trees, cars, houses could be impacted by flash freeze
The flash freeze is expected to happen Saturday night intro Sunday morning, with lows in the single digits on Monday.
Published January 18, 2019 at 5:38 PM
Jefferfsonville’s $30 million Gateway Development to transform entryway from I-65
TopGolf opposition files code violation lawsuit
Thief hits St. Stephen’s Cemetery
FORECAST: Cool air will be hard to overcome for a few days
NCAA Tournament: Big Blue blowout to tip off NCAA Tournament
NCAA Tournament: Morant leads Murray State to first round win
Case of whooping cough reported at preschool in Oldham County
The Oldham County Health Department made the announcement about the illness at Cadence Academy Preschool in Crestwood on Thursday afternoon.
Published January 17, 2019 at 4:58 PM
Work continues on Oldham County drive-in damaged by storm
Work continues to reopen a drive-in movie theater in La Grange that was damaged by a storm in September.
Published January 17, 2019 at 3:25 PM
Plans for a new Prospect subdivision drum up traffic, nature concerns
The Breakers at Prospect subdivision would mean over 80 new homes built between the Innisbrook and Sutherland neighborhoods.
Published January 15, 2019 at 11:58 PM
Goshen neighbors want to stop subdivision
Just before Thanksgiving, 70 scattered neighbors who live on Goshen Lane started hearing about building plans for 80 new families to move in.
Published January 14, 2019 at 6:17 PM
Oldham County teen injured in accident gets NBA surprise during treatment
Tristan Ballinger, 17, suffered a head injury two years ago while playing with a samurai sword in his backyard.
Published January 7, 2019 at 11:46 PM
Oldham County man creates unique tribute to fallen LMPD officer
An Oldham County man turned to woodworking after a loss of his own, and is now using his talents to pay tribute to an LMPD officer.
Published December 31, 2018 at 9:15 PM
Investigation underway into possible sexual abuse of patients by nursing home employee
Richard T. Coleman was working at another nursing care facility when he was arrested.
Published December 17, 2018 at 4:55 PM
Lawsuit alleges sexual abuse of workers, patients at Pewee Valley nursing home
A lawsuit alleges an employee of Friendship Health and Rehab sexually abused co-workers for years--and that the facility did nothing to stop it.
Published December 14, 2018 at 7:26 PM
Pillar celebrates grand opening of community engagement center
The Center will serve about 100 individuals with 22 staff.
Published December 3, 2018 at 8:05 PM
Oldham County school board votes to move nearly 200 students to different schools
The changes will take effect for the 2019-2020 school year.
Published November 26, 2018 at 7:21 PM
Search underway for missing 15-year-old in Oldham County
Mellie Simpson was last seen at her home in Goshen, Kentucky on Thursday.
Published November 23, 2018 at 11:24 AM
Cities move Trick-or-Treating times due to rain in the forecast
Rain in the forecast has prompted cities to change Trick-or-Treat times.
Published October 30, 2018 at 1:28 PM
Many neighborhoods changing trick-or-treating to Tuesday, but not all
Heavy rain and wind are in the forecast for Wednesday, which is Halloween.
Published October 29, 2018 at 9:46 PM
Deadly crash shuts down lanes on I-71
The crash was reported on I-71 South near the 19 mile marker around 8:40 a.m. Saturday, according to Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials.
Published October 27, 2018 at 9:45 AM
Mom, daughter score winning $1 million Powerball ticket in Crestwood
Nikki Wolf bought tickets from the same store several times, thinking it would be lucky.
Published October 26, 2018 at 3:53 PM
3-year-old who died after being left in car in Oldham Co. identified
A three-year-old who was found unresponsive by his parents in Oldham County has been identified.
Maira Ansari and
Published August 13, 2018 at 8:59 PM
Family-operated business in Westport picking up the pieces after massive fire
A recent fire caused about half a million dollars in damage to a local business serving hundreds of customers in Jefferson and Oldham Counties.
Published August 1, 2018 at 10:07 PM
Man dubbed 'the insurance burglar' arrested
One week before the arrest Oldham County Police released surveillance video of one of the insurance agency burglaries that showed the suspect.
Published July 30, 2018 at 11:31 AM
New law brings changes for child marriage in Kentucky
Recent reports show Kentucky has one of the highest rates of child marriages in the United States, but that's about to change.
Published July 19, 2018 at 5:04 AM
Tornado damages houses, trees from northeast Louisville to Pewee Valley
Residents along Westport Road near Murphy Lane awoke Wednesday morning to the sounds of wood chippers as clean up from yesterday's storms continued.
Published June 27, 2018 at 5:32 PM