February 15, 2012 - 3:27pm
A curious lad, Bobby decided to pedal his bicycle the 2,052.9 ft length of the double-decked twin arch bridge, across the Ohio River, and into Indiana. In doing so, he became the first citizen to traverse the Interstate 64 bridge, named after New Albany native and former United States Senator and Supreme Court justice Sherman Minton.
In the pre-dawn hours of a Saturday, back in August, 1962, 13-year-old Bobby Manning was out on his bike delivering newspapers, in Louisville’s West End neighborhood. When he finished his task, he noticed that the barriers to the approaches on the newly-completed Louisville to New...
September 23, 2011 - 8:00am
A summary of local news for September 23, 2011
• Yum! Brands unloads Long John Silver’s, A&W chains. [Business First] • Rand Paul rides Air Force One, thinks big. [WLKY]
September 22, 2011 - 12:15am
A summary of local news for September 22, 2011
• More cracks. Few surprises. [Courier-Journal] • UofL sees the need to teach students basic life skills. [WLKY]
September 21, 2011 - 8:00am
A summary of local news for September 21, 2011
• Yum! makes good on its promise to Bill Clinton. [Business First] • Mayor Fischer is going up the river. [LEO]
September 20, 2011 - 8:00am
A summary of local news for September 20, 2011
• Will Oldham comes home. [WLKY] • River Fields under fire. [Courier-Journal] • A winner at the KFC Yum! Center. [WDRB]