February 19, 2011 - 10:58pm
Talk of professional basketball is no new discussion in the city. As evidenced by the Kentucky Colonels; but what does that mean?
Over the last couple of days, I have attempted to highlight professional sports and the city of Louisville. First, we had the Louisville Colonels in baseball; then, there was the Brecks in the NFL; and finally, with some hesitation, we move to professional basketball. I say hesitation because any...
February 18, 2011 - 10:14am
With the steady buzz that surrounds the city of Louisville about a professional sports team we often forget about the major league past of the city. Ever heard of the Louisville Eclipse, Colonels, or Grays?
It might just be that the city of Louisville is the most underrated town for major league sports in America. Much of that is because Louisville’s major league past is often forgotten. The Derby City—which bridges teams like the Reds in Cincinnati, the Cardinals in St. Louis, and the Braves in...
December 20, 2010 - 1:00pm
Hidden amidst an industrial park, Lexington's McConnell Springs provides a history lesson and hiking for visitors.
McConnell Springs in Lexington, Kentucky offers a fascinating blend of history and natural wonder. In 1775, William McConnell camped at this spring and named the area "Lexington" in honor of the first battle of the American Revolution. Over the years, this reliable spring was the site of a...
December 16, 2010 - 11:49pm
Learn about the history and culture of the land that you call home.
Learn about the history and culture of the land that you call home. TheKentuckyShow! is a half-hour multimedia experience detailing the region's rich background.
July 29, 2012 - 7:07pm
The Louisville Free Public Library will host a look at Crescent Hill history with local historian and author.
I moved to the Crescent Hill neighborhood a year ago and quickly learned that Crescent Hill residents love their neighborhood and like to talk about it. It didn’t take long for me to understand why.