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.
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
Former major league baseball player Delino DeShields will be the manager of the Louisville Bats in the 2015 season, the team announced Monday. Last… Read Story
The Kentuckians challenging the state’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriage are formally asking the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to consider the… Read Story
Update 8 p.m.: What’s Next Dan Canon, an attorney for the plaintiffs, said the plaintiffs on Thursday were considering their next move—and there will be… Read Story