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MT. WASHINGTON, Ky. (WDRB) -- According to jail records, Nicholas Bain was arrested and charged with terroristic threatening on Dec. 7 after he allegedly planned a shooting at a Bullitt County elementary school.More >>
According to jail records, Nicholas Bain was arrested and charged with terroristic threatening on Dec. 7 after he allegedly planned a shooting at a Bullitt County elementary school. More >>
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LOUISVILLE, Ky., (WDRB) -- Six times during an armed robbery trial last December, defense attorney Frank Jewell asked Louisville Metro Police Det. Derrick Leachman whether he took photos at the crime scene. SixMore >>
Police have turned over to prosecutors a list of 26 officers whose credibility could be called in to question at trial.More >>
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Cancellations for church services, child care services and community events due to wintry weather. This is separate from Snow Fox school and large business closings listed on the home page.More >>
Running list of cancellations for church services, child care services and community events due to wintry weather. This is separate from Snow Fox school and large business closings also prominent on the home page here.More >>
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LOUISVILLE, Kent. (WDRB) --- Bowl selections became official Sunday, and the opponent many of the Louisville football players said they were hoping for will be the team the Cardinals face in the RussellMore >>
It's the opponent Louisville wanted in the Russell Athletic Bowl...the U!More >>
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Earlier this week I planned to do a Point of View expressing my belief that Charlie Strong would still be U of L's head football coach next year.
I didn't have any inside information, and I wasn't sure I was right. But I based my opinion on several things I WAS sure about.
For one, U of L Athletic Director, Tom Jurich, has not only provided Strong with some of the nation's finest facilities, but has also expanded them during Strong's tenure.
Jurich has also preserved the school's best access to a possible National Championship opportunity by negotiating the school's entry into the ACC.
And three years ago, Jurich was the first person to give Strong the opportunity to be a head coach – even though he'd likely deserved such a position for a long time.
Does all that mean Strong would never consider leaving? Of course not. Anyone who wouldn't at least listen to possible outside offers isn't being true to himself, his family or his career. But Strong is a man of integrity. And that integrity is what kept him from saying things that could make him a liar at some point in the future. That irritated some people, but to me it means he values his honesty over his public relations.
Strong made a few PR stumbles during his Monday press conference. But he refused to lie.
Given our past experiences with head football coaches, I'll gladly take that.