About 100,000 people have been given the title “Kentucky Colonel.” But how did they get it? We sent our resident Kentucky Colonel, Rick Howlett, to find the answer.
This year, the Forecastle Festival organizers say they are expecting record-breaking attendance. And where you can really tell is when you’re trying to find a parking spot.
A Curious Louisville listener wrote in with this question: “At one time there was a stage for local artist performances only. When did that stop and why?”
Russ from Louisville wanted to know, “How has the Forecastle Foundation made a difference on our local ecology?”
“In it he names a lot of Louisville landmarks of which I know all, except for one that he mentioned which was ‘Carpet Alley, where Clifford Hayes and his jug band plays.'”
Is there a doctor on-call in case one of the artists gets sick? How long does it take to decorate Party Cove? How many corn dogs do they sell? You ask, we answer!
You sent us more than 50 question in 24 hours, and we realized we’d need to dedicate some extra airtime to answer them all.
This Friday at 1 p.m. on WFPL, we’ll have some answers to what you asked about the JCPS audit.
Ryan Fenwick is an attorney in Louisville, who grew up in Western Kentucky. He’s a Democrat running for mayor.
Greg Fischer, a Democrat, is running for a third term as Louisville’s mayor.
From your responses, we chose a list of 15 questions that covered a variety of topics — ranging from the future of mass transit in Louisville to gun violence — and posed them to the candidates.
Bob DeVore is a former UPS employee, Navy veteran and McCreary County school board member. He’s a Republican running for Louisville Mayor.
Angela Leet is a Republican running for mayor. She’s a current Metro Councilwoman, representing the seventh district, and an environmental engineer.
Dave Biggers is running for the Democratic nomination. He’s a lifelong Louisville resident, and says he’s “not a career politician.”
It shouldn’t… but it still might.