A Kentucky couple has dedicated their lives to helping others through an unconventional way with the help of some of the most dangerous animals in the world.
Jefferson County Public Schools quietly pays out hundreds of thousands of dollars in settlements to children who were tormented and attacked in Louisville schools, and taxpayers cover the cost.
Amy Ellis says life was good until the night gunfire took her husband and shattered her life, and the lives of her children.
Operation Safe Haven was a result of months of investigations targeting high-level drug dealers.
While the debate over medical marijuana rages on in Kentucky and Indiana, WDRB News traveled to Illinois to see how the state is making cannabis work.
In what has become an annual, police are trying a new approach to combat the sex trafficking that spikes around the area this time of the year.
Charles Boney, identified by prosecutors as a co-conspirator, was convicted in a separate trial and is serving a 225-year prison sentence for the murders of Kim, Jill and Brad Camm.
University of Louisville police recommended McGee and Powell be charged with multiple felony crimes, according to a summary of the investigation.
In just minutes, we clocked eight buses speeding. And that was just the start.
The Public Safety Committee questioned leaders from the Louisville Metro Youth Detention Center about recent safety concerns revealed in an external audit.
From heartbreak, there is also heroism. Students helping each other escape the shooting.
The youth jail operated by Louisville Metro government suffers from “longstanding problems,” including high turnover among its staff and inadequate educational instruction for the kids in its custody, according to an independent audit completed last year.
For up to 24 hours a day, teenagers can be lodged in the city’s youth detention center, alone in a room except for a toilet, table and small platform.
During 2016 and 2017 alone, six cases were substantiated and led to employees’ leaving their jobs, according to reports obtained through a public records request.
The agency's turnover rate is near 40 percent, the highest in Metro Government.