Jefferson County Board of Education Chairwoman Diane
Porter said the board hoped to have its response to Lewis “as soon as possible.”
Donna Hargens was superintendent when the state launched its audit of JCPS in February 2017, and she resigned effective July 2017 as the board and staff lost faith in her leadership.
The 2018-19 school year is the first at Jefferson County Public Schools for its Backpack of Success Skills initiative, which district leaders believe will lead to better outcomes for students.
“The University’s position is and always has been that any records held by Mr. Smrt were never in possession of the University, nor were they even shown to the University or President Ramsey"
Debra James's other daughter, Tiffany James, is charged with stabbing Madison Branch, identified as a defendant in the lawsuit by the initials M.B., to death in a fight outside a Speedway gas station in June 2017.
Behanan pleaded guilty to a possession of marijuana but it was immediately dismissed, after he showed proof he went to a marijuana education class.
The latest back-and-forth comes as interim Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis and KDE wait on the board’s response to his Friday counterproposal that would avoid complete state management for Jefferson County Public Schools.
Toll officials have yet to respond to the 2017 lawsuit filed in Washington County, Indiana or pay a default judgment in the case.
Deputy police chief Michael Sullivan acknowledged Tuesday that Chief Steve Conrad was ultimately “responsible” for an inaccurate form describing why Lt. Jimmy Harper was demoted from his position as major.
Tuesday’s filing deadline passed with four candidates for District 3, represented by Steph Horne, and four for District 6, held by Lisa Willner, the Democratic candidate in the 35th House District race.
U.S. District Judge David J. Hale agreed with the shoe company that the former U of L coach's claims first should be handled in arbitration.
The local union wants a $15-per-hour starting wage and opposes the creation of lower-paid "combination" drivers.
Chief Steve Conrad testified there is a criminal investigation ongoing into officers "that were accused of obtaining overtime they didn’t actually work.”