Louisville news: Bardstown Road needs a new coffee shop like I need a third latte today (I shouldn't, but I do) edition [News]

  • "The search for a missing Sullivan University student turned Tuesday to a Southern Indiana landfill, after Louisville police said a Highlands-area resident told them that the student died while they were having sex and he dumped the body in a garbage bin. Gregory M. O'Bryan, 40, of the 1600 block of Lucia Avenue, was arrested about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday and charged with murder, tampering with physical evidence and abuse of a corpse in the disappearance of Andrew Compton, 18."[Courier-Journal]
  • "The news that six Jefferson County high schools were among the 10 lowest-performing public schools in Kentucky is bound to ignite the usual back and forth debate about academic achievement, standardized testing and teacher performance. When the state’s Department of Education has announced that the schools will face an audit that could result in major restructuring, and JCPS officials immediately rejected the 'failing school' label." [LEO Weekly]
  • "The Louisville Board of Water Works adopted a 2011 budget Tuesday that will raise rates 3.75 percent effective Jan. 1. What will be the utility’s the smallest annual rise since 2003, means that the monthly charge for a typical household that uses 6,000 gallons of water, including drinking water, will rise 82 cents — or to $22.62." [Courier-Journal]
  • "Over on the Louisville HotBytes forum there is a post by Patrick Whelan describing a new location of Java Brewing Company that is coming to Bardstown Road." [Consuming Louisville]
About Zach Everson
I'm the travel news/travel buzz editor at MapQuest. Previously, I was a freelance writer, contributing to The Wall Street Journal, Air Canada's enRoute, USA Today, Condé Nast Traveller, BlackBook, Curbed, Gridskipper, Deadspin, and Fox News. I also was the founding editor of Eater Louisville and the director of content and editorial strategy for Louisville.com.
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