Rick Howlett has been with WFPL since 2001 and has held many different titles, including Morning Edition Host, Assignment Editor and Interim News Director. In addition to his duties as Broadcast Managing Editor and director of WFPL's Newscast Unit, Rick produces radio features and spot stories. His beats include the Indiana General Assembly and the region's passion for sports.
His career has spanned more than a half-century, and he’s shared the stage with some of the legends of music and show business. Now, Louisville’s Turley… Read Story
An associate professor of theology and black church studies at Duke University is the recipient of the 2015 Grawemeyer Award in Religion, presented… Read Story
This year, many in Louisville have been marking the anniversary of a touchstone event of the Civil Rights era. It started 60 years ago when white activists, led by Carl and Anne Braden purchased a home on behalf of a … Read Story
The principal co-hosts of the Discovery Channel’s “Mythbusters” are coming back to Louisville this week. Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman have a new stage… Read Story
Kentucky’s signature spirit is in the midst of an unprecedented popularity surge, and bourbon lovers can’t seem to get enough of one particular brand:… Read Story