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A deal is in the works to bring Walmart to the vacant Phillip Morris site, Louisville Archbishop Joseph Kurtz get a high-profile post and we take a look at the Jefferson County Public Schools student assignment system. These stories and more will be discussed today on Byline.

WFPL’s Phillip Bailey reported that Walmart may come to Broadway and Dixie Highway. He’ll discuss this story and more.

Host Rick Howlett recently interviewed blogger Rocco Palmo about Kurtz’s election as president of the U.S. Conference of Bishops.

WFPL’s Devin Katayama and I recently  took an in-depth look at the JCPS student assignment for elementary schools. We found that the cluster that offer parents most of their choices are unequal across Louisville. We’ll hear a feature and Devin will discuss.

We’ll have these stories and more. Join us at 1 p.m. today at 89.3 or stream at WFPL.org.