June 28, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for June 28, 2011
"Failing to privatize Louisville Metro Animal Services, Mayor Greg Fischer announced Monday the city has rejected a proposal by a non-profit group [No Kill Louisville] to take over the agency.
June 22, 2011 - 10:00am
Today's Sports legend of the Ville comes from the golden age of the grid iron- a story that the athlete didn't expect but excelled in just the same.
In the 1960’s professional football was run by the toughest guys in towns all across the country. Guys who didn’t need to take a water break just because six teeth were knocked out of their skull because a linebacker drop kicked them. They were men ladies and gentleman, granted...
June 14, 2011 - 10:00am
Kentucky's 1996 Men's basketball team contained nine future NBA stars, among the standouts of the stars though: Derek Anderson- and that's who are sports legend of the Ville highlight is today.
In 1996 the men’s basketball coaching staff at the University of Kentucky assembled one of the greatest teams in the storied history of that program, there was a total of nine NBA destined athletes on that team and among the all-stars was Louisville native Derek Anderson.
June 7, 2011 - 10:07am
The MLB's draft kicked off last night and several local talents will be heading to the majors.
A day into Major League Baseball’s draft warranted a professional nod from several local talents. Including two pitchers from Vanderbilt, Sonny Gray who’s going to the Oakland A’s (currently fourth in the AL west) and Grayson Garvin who will be making his way to the Tampa...
September 5, 2011 - 9:31pm
Today Sports Legends of the Ville looks at a coach that's been a part of several hall of fame caliber football teams including the only NFL team to reach "the perfect season."
It’s been speculated that the current American pastime is football, overtaking baseball, which has seen dwindling TV ratings ever since the player’s strike all those years ago. If that’s true that surely hall of fame coach Howard Schnellenberger is a sports legend of the...