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Recent Articles by Nick
Downtown businesses still boarded up as city awaits AG’s Breonna Taylor decision
August 13 marked five months since Breonna Taylor was shot and killed by LMPD. Some businesses downtown have been boarded up since protests in her name began.
Published August 13, 2020 at 9:43 PM
Churchill Downs’ neighbors nervous Derby restrictions will impact their yearly parking revenue
Neighbors are concerned the money they make through neighborhood parking will not amount to what they're used to.
Published August 12, 2020 at 7:39 PM
UofL head coach: Players, staff want to play football in 2020
On Tuesday, the Big Ten and Pac-12 postponed their fall football seasons.
Published August 11, 2020 at 7:19 PM
Crystal Rogers’ mother says prayers are answered as FBI takes over daughter’s death investigation
Rogers disappeared in 2015 and her body still has not been found more than five years later.
Published August 11, 2020 at 1:05 AM
Crystal Rogers: FBI Louisville takes lead in case of missing mother of 5
Federal search warrants are being executed and interviews will be conducted in connection to Crystal Rogers’ disappearance as the FBI Louisville takes over as the lead investigative agency.
Nick Picht and
Published August 6, 2020 at 11:21 PM
LMPD data shows almost 1 carjacking per day since June
Police data shows 58 reported carjackings in 65 days between June 1 and August 4.
Published August 5, 2020 at 5:51 PM
Fischer looking for ‘best person for the job’ as city posts LMPD chief opening
On Monday, Mayor Greg Fischer told reporters the job posting will remain open through August and could take four-five months to fill.
Published August 5, 2020 at 1:01 PM
Some Oldham County families sticking with at-home learning despite school board decision
On Monday night, the Oldham County School Board voted for a rotating "A-B" schedule for middle and high schools.
Published August 4, 2020 at 5:38 PM
LMPD: 5-year-old in critical condition following apparent accidental shooting
The shooting was reported in the 4100 block of Spyglass Court around 10 a.m. Friday, according to MetroSafe.
Sarah Jackson and
Published July 31, 2020 at 7:06 PM
‘It doesn’t make any sense:’ Childcare center owner says industry getting crushed by COVID-19
Daycare and childcare centers were forced to close in March. When many reopened in June, they had lost much of their enrollment.
Published July 30, 2020 at 9:36 PM
10 siblings, 1 Chromebook: JCPS family hoping for more technology in the fall
The Mohamed family is from Kenya and struggled to keep up with NTI in the spring.
Published July 29, 2020 at 7:39 PM
Vehicle fleeing police strikes cars killing 1, injuring multiple others
Shively police say the pickup truck fled after officers responding to a possible domestic violence situation approached it in a parking lot.
Charles Gazaway and
Published July 28, 2020 at 6:57 PM
The legacy continues: YaYa’s BBQ Shack still feeding Louisvillians two months after David McAtee’s death
David McAtee was shot and killed on June 1, and his family has vowed to keep his business afloat after his death.
Published July 27, 2020 at 10:54 PM
Indiana statewide mask mandate begins Monday
Starting Monday, it’s time to mask up in Indiana. Here’s what you need to know before Governor Holcomb’s executive order goes into effect.
Published July 26, 2020 at 6:05 PM
COVID-19 cases on the rise among children
A local pediatrician says parents need to be vigilant in monitoring who their children interact with.
Published July 23, 2020 at 6:16 PM
64-year-old handyman looking for work finally lands job at Jeffersontown company
Robert Simpson was hired after a photo of him asking for work goes viral on social media.
Published July 23, 2020 at 12:21 AM
JCPS parents express concerns over Non-Traditional Instruction
Some parents say it's hard for their kids to keep up with their work at home while sharing one Chromebook.
Published July 21, 2020 at 7:20 PM
West Louisville man pleads for change in his neighborhood after father is carjacked at gunpoint
Jason Buckner told WAVE 3 News three teenagers held a gun to his father's head and demanded the keys to his car.
Published July 16, 2020 at 7:24 PM
KSP: Shepherdsville man shot dead by troopers after barricading himself in home
KSP’s Critical Incident Response Team is continuing to investigate the shooting.
Published July 15, 2020 at 6:56 PM
JCPS evaluating options for restarting school in August
The district is trying to determine between in-person learning with an option for a Virtual Academy, or non-traditional instruction.
Published July 14, 2020 at 10:38 PM
Beachgoers stress safety after Louisville man dies while swimming in Deam Lake
The case remains under investigation by Indiana Conservation officers.
Dustin Vogt and
Published July 13, 2020 at 6:49 PM
Coronavirus survivor supports statewide mask order
In April, Jody Demling spent two weeks in the hospital fighting COVID-19.
Published July 10, 2020 at 8:07 PM
New Albany church to install security cameras after slave sculpture is vandalized
Second Baptist Church's sculpture of Lucy Higgs Nichols was spray painted red on Friday.
Published July 9, 2020 at 7:06 PM
Indiana man, 39, admits to having sex with 13-year-old behind Hillview church
Lemual Sikes, 39, was booked into the Bullitt County Detention Center.
Published July 8, 2020 at 7:09 PM
Elizabethtown 19-year-old killed in 4-vehicle crash remembered by former coach
According to a Hardin County school official, Ian Fogle graduated from Central Hardin High School in 2019.
Shellie Sylvestri and
Published July 7, 2020 at 9:27 PM
Three more community pools to reopen in Louisville
Louisville Metro Parks will open the Fairdale, Algonquin and Sun Valley pools this week.
Published July 6, 2020 at 7:52 PM
Fourth Street business still recovering after late-May riots caused $100,000 in damage
JJ Wig Shop on 4th Street was looted after protests took a violent turn on May 30.
Published July 2, 2020 at 6:10 PM
Jecorey Arthur, Cassie Chambers Armstrong detail plans for first terms on Louisville Metro Council
Jecorey Arthur and Cassie Chambers Armstrong won the District 4 and 8 seats Tuesday afternoon.
Published July 1, 2020 at 7:16 PM
Tyler Gerth’s sisters remember their brother as ‘a glue to our family’
Gerth was shot and killed at Jefferson Square Park on Saturday.
Published June 30, 2020 at 7:24 PM
Community activist says Louisville leaders need to address homelessness, mental health
The founder of a local outreach group told WAVE 3 News that Louisville needs to do a better job helping the homeless in the city.
Published June 29, 2020 at 6:24 PM
Bellarmine hosts first-year student move-in day as coronavirus concerns cancel fall sports
Airbnb hosts are in the final turn for Derby bookings
Valley Station neighbors say they ‘dodged a bullet’ after close call with flash flooding
Police Officer in Serious Condition after Friday Crash with Semi-Truck
Some concerned lack of USPS relief funds could hurt neighbors, election