Joseph Lord is the online managing editor for WFPL. In this role, he assists with assignments, edits stories and oversees social media. Joseph is a Louisville native who has previously worked for The Courier-Journal, The News & Tribune and The Anniston (Ala.) Star. He lives in the Germantown area.
A 23-year-old woman shot and seriously wounded Sunday on the Watterson Expressway by a state commercial vehicle enforcement officer has been charged with attempted murder of a police officer. Alicia Scott was in serious but stable condition Monday at University Hospital, … Read Story
The Kentucky Wildcats and Louisville Cardinals men’s basketball teams square off Saturday in the annual Battle of the Bluegrass. Both teams are undefeated. Some analysts say the fourth-ranked Cardinals are the only opponent standing in the way of an undefeated … Read Story
Motorists traveling between Louisville and southern Indiana during the holidays may find driving a little easier with no new interstate or ramp closures planned for the downtown bridge project starting Monday and continuing through Jan. 4.Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Project Manager … Read Story
Politico on Tuesday took a deep look at urban heat islands, an issue that has gotten increasing focus particularly in Louisville—because studies show that the city’s heat struggles are particularly worrisome. Urban heat islands are when city centers get hotter than … Read Story
A dancer portraying Marie sat atop a rolling bed, pushed round the Louisville Ballet’s rehearsal space by a colleague in the role of the Nutcracker… Read Story