LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE)
- Renovations and improvements continue in what used to be a vacant
building in the Shawnee neighborhood at 41st and Market.
wrapped up another day prepping a new youth center for area teens
Wednesday. It's not a city-funded project and it isn't affiliated with
the Boys and Girls Club.
City Life Shawnee is a non-profit, faith-based organization aiming to
provide mentoring, counseling and leadership opportunities for at-risk
Shawnee is an affiliate of Youth for Christ, a national organization with a
chapter in the Louisville-Southern Indiana area.
are preparing for a grand opening October 11. "There are more than
1,800 teens and children that need a leader and a mentor right now. That's why we're here and proud to be part of the fabric in this
neighborhood," Director Chad Rehnberg said.
leaders are optimistic about the new group, too. "This is about
rejuvenation. It's about bringing this neighborhood back," District 5
Metro Council Member Cheri Bryant Hamilton said.
ministry location will also provide support for teen parents and job training.
Friday, May 17 2013 10:19 PM EDT2013-05-18 02:19:19 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Several roads off Dixie Highway are shut down due to a police situation. According to MetroSafe, around 4:30 p.m. Friday Shively police were dispatched to a home in the 2900 blockMore >>
According to MetroSafe, around 4:30 p.m. Friday Shively police were dispatched to a home in the 2900 block of Dixie Highway.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:10 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:10:15 GMT
LAUREL COUNTY, KY (WAVE) – A woman allegedly went to extreme lengths to let out her neighbor's dogs. According to Laurel Sheriff's Senior Sgt Greg Poynter, at 4:50 p.m. Friday deputies received a callMore >>
According to Laurel Sheriff's Senior Sgt Greg Poynter, at 4:50 p.m. Friday deputies received a call a woman had broken into a home on Chaney Ridge Road.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 10:21 PM EDT2013-05-18 02:21:45 GMT
NEW ALBANY, IN – New Albany police said Friday that a mother found dead along with her two young children in a creek in Binford Park in March drowned her two young children and then herself. New AlbanyMore >>
Investigators said Jaime Clutter, 35, suffered from mental illness -- possibly psychosis and postpartum depression -- when she walked her children to Binford Park March 13 and drowned them. More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:20 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:20:36 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The coroner has identified the woman shot and killed in the 3300 block of FernHeather Drive as 48-year-old Gloria Ross. Ross was pronounced dead at 9:39 p.m. Thursday. AccordingMore >>
According to the Jefferson County coroner's office, Gloria Ross, 48, was pronounced dead at 9:39 p.m. Thursday after suffering multiple gunshot wounds in the 3300 block of FernHeather Drive.More >>