Tuesday, June 18 2013 11:38 AM EDT2013-06-18 15:38:29 GMT
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Authorities have identified a body found in a Shelbyville creek Monday afternoon.The body is identified as 15-year-old Jackleen Lane, of Bagdad, Ky.According to Shelby CountyMore >>
According to Shelby County Coroner Jeff Ivers, autopsy results show a cause of death "consistent with drowning" and point to the death being an accident.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 4:51 PM EDT2013-06-18 20:51:51 GMT
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Police say a former Highlands Middle School teacher accused of sexually abusing a student at the school is now facing brand new charges stemming from newly uncovered illegal relationshipMore >>
Police say a teacher is facing new charges.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 9:47 AM EDT2013-06-18 13:47:27 GMT
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville man has been arrested after police say he stabbed a man at Churchill Downs multiple times for declining beer.According to an arrest report, the incident took placeMore >>
According to an arrest report, the incident took place Monday night, near Barn 47.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 4:42 PM EDT2013-06-18 20:42:41 GMT
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Police say an Indiana teenager handling a rifle accidentally shot his younger brother in the head.The Jennings County Sheriff's Department says the 12-year-old was not responsiveMore >>
Police say an Indiana teenager handling a rifle accidentally shot his younger brother in the head.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 4:14 PM EDT2013-06-18 20:14:13 GMT
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police say they've caught a pair of thieves they say broke into homes and cars throughout our area.Hunter Browning and Cordella Turrell were arrested yesterday.NeighborsMore >>
Louisville Metro Police say they've caught a pair of thieves they say broke into homes and cars throughout our area.More >>
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One of the most interesting things about doing Point of View is getting to hear the responses so many of you call in with each week. They're often insightful, frequently funny and always worth consideration.
Unfortunately, many we'd love to share with everyone can't be used because of a few basic problems with the callers' phone techniques. So here are some tips that might help you get on the air the next time you call.
First, please turn your TV volume down – or off – while calling. We often get comments that are really impressive, but can hardly be understood because of the episode of "Judge Judy" blaring in the background.
In the same vein, keep in mind that mumbling or speaking barely above a whisper is also a bad idea. You may make a great point, but it's up to you to enunciate it. If you care enough to call, make the effort to state your opinion clearly.
And finally, brevity is as important as clarity. Since we want to use as many comments as possible, the chance of using yours decreases drastically once it goes beyond ten or twelve seconds. Make whatever you have to say short and to the point.
Feedback is critical to Point of View, and the more who participate, the better. Keep these tips in mind, and maybe you'll be on TV next week.