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  • Water main break floods Preston Street

    Water main break floods Preston Street

    Sunday, August 31 2014 1:43 AM EDT2014-08-31 05:43:53 GMT
    LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A water main break flooded an area of Preston Street early Sunday morning. According to MetroSafe, police diverted trafficaround Preston and Grey following the break. The break has now been contained and the Louisville Water Company is on scene to determine the extent of damage. Use caution when traveling through that area. Copyright 2014 WAVE 3 News. All rights reserved.
    LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A water main break flooded an area of Preston Street early Sunday morning. According to MetroSafe, police diverted trafficaround Preston and Grey following the break. The break has now been contained and the Louisville Water Company is on scene to determine the extent of damage. Use caution when traveling through that area. Copyright 2014 WAVE 3 News. All rights reserved.
  • Trooper hit by car during traffic stop on I-65

    Trooper hit by car during traffic stop on I-65

    Sunday, August 31 2014 12:20 AM EDT2014-08-31 04:20:45 GMT
    On his last day on the job, a trooper with Kentucky State Police was hit by a vehicle during a traffic stop on Interstate 65.
    On his last day on the job, a trooper with Kentucky State Police was hit by a vehicle during a traffic stop on Interstate 65.
  • KSP: Sheriff's deputy involved in Central City shooting

    KSP: Sheriff's deputy involved in Central City shooting

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:31 PM EDT2014-08-31 03:31:19 GMT
    Central City Police Chief Brent Roberson tells us the shooting happened in the parking lot of O'Reilly Auto Parts.
    Central City Police Chief Brent Roberson tells us the shooting happened in the parking lot of O'Reilly Auto Parts.
  • Man lying in bed killed when truck hits home; 2 others injured

    Man lying in bed killed when truck hits home; 2 others injured

    Saturday, August 30 2014 9:39 PM EDT2014-08-31 01:39:31 GMT
    A man lying in bed in a Mount Eden home was killed Friday night when a pickup truck crashed into the building, according to police.
    A man lying in bed in a Mount Eden home was killed Friday night when a pickup truck crashed into the building, according to police.
  • Police arrest suspect in fatal Beecher Terrace shooting

    Police arrest suspect in fatal Beecher Terrace shooting

    Saturday, August 30 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-08-31 00:11:25 GMT
    Police have arrested a man in connection with a fatal shooting near Beecher Terrace.
    Police have arrested a man in connection with a fatal shooting near Beecher Terrace.
  • Western KY man injured after thrown from motorcycle

    Western KY man injured after thrown from motorcycle

    Saturday, August 30 2014 7:46 PM EDT2014-08-30 23:46:22 GMT
    A motorcycle wreck sent one man to a western Kentucky hospital on Saturday.
    A motorcycle wreck sent one man to a western Kentucky hospital on Saturday.
  • Bullitt Central teacher charged with rape

    Bullitt Central teacher charged with rape

    Saturday, August 30 2014 7:06 PM EDT2014-08-30 23:06:01 GMT
    A teacher at Bullitt Central High School is charged with third-degree rape after school officials learned of allegations that she had sexual contact with a student.
    A teacher at Bullitt Central High School is charged with third-degree rape after school officials learned of allegations that she had sexual contact with a student.
  • Sinkhole at National Corvette Museum to be filled

    Sinkhole at National Corvette Museum to be filled

    Saturday, August 30 2014 1:20 PM EDT2014-08-30 17:20:46 GMT
    Although the sinkhole draws visitors, it would be more costly to safely preserve it than to fill it.
    Although the sinkhole draws visitors, it would be more costly to safely preserve it than to fill it.
  • Thousands worth in tools stolen from Henderson Co. barn

    Thousands worth in tools stolen from Henderson Co. barn

    Saturday, August 30 2014 12:06 PM EDT2014-08-30 16:06:55 GMT
    The Henderson County Sheriff's Office says deputies are investigating a burglary that happened in Corydon earlier in the week. It happened in the 3800 block of Hwy. 266 in the early morning hours on Monday. The
    It happened in the 3800 block of Hwy. 266 of Corydon in the early morning hours on Monday.
  • Polo club trying to grow fan base

    Polo club trying to grow fan base

    Friday, August 29 2014 11:55 PM EDT2014-08-30 03:55:12 GMT
    When most of us think of polo we probably think of the memorable scene from the movie Pretty Woman with Julia Roberts, or perhaps Prince William and Prince Harry playing the Sport of Kings come to mind. But this Sunday you have a chance to see what it's really about.
    When most of us think of polo we probably think of the memorable scene from the movie Pretty Woman with Julia Roberts, or perhaps Prince William and Prince Harry playing the Sport of Kings come to mind. But this Sunday you have a chance to see what it's really about.
  • Severely malnourished 1-year-old twins taken to Kosair; mother charged with abuse

    Severely malnourished 1-year-old twins taken to Kosair; mother charged with abuse

    Friday, August 29 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-08-30 03:11:39 GMT
    A woman will be arraigned Tuesday on charges of child abuse after her twin 1-year-olds were found severely malnourished and neglected, according to a release from the Commonwealth Attorney's office.
    A woman will be arraigned Tuesday on charges of child abuse after her twin 1-year-olds were found severely malnourished and neglected, according to a release from the Commonwealth Attorney's office.
  • Zombie Attack celebrates 10 years

    Zombie Attack celebrates 10 years

    Friday, August 29 2014 11:07 PM EDT2014-08-30 03:07:05 GMT
    Be on guard for a Louisville Zombie Attack. The annual walk in the Highlands will get underway on August 29 at 8:29 p.m.
    Be on guard for a Louisville Zombie Attack. The annual walk in the Highlands will get underway on August 29 at 8:29 p.m.
  • McConnell campaign manager resigns amid scandal speculation

    McConnell campaign manager resigns amid scandal speculation

    Friday, August 29 2014 9:28 PM EDT2014-08-30 01:28:43 GMT
    In a statement issued just after 6 p.m. Friday, Jesse Benton denied wrongdoing but said he didn't want to become a distraction to McConnell's reelection effort.
    In a statement issued just after 6 p.m. Friday, Jesse Benton denied wrongdoing but said he didn't want to become a distraction to McConnell's reelection effort.
  • No suspects in shooting of 16-month-old and mother

    No suspects in shooting of 16-month-old and mother

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:08 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:08:51 GMT
    Neriah (NeNe) Miller and Cierra Miller (Source: Sherrie Miller)Neriah (NeNe) Miller and Cierra Miller (Source: Sherrie Miller)
    Two days after a 16-month-old girl was killed, her mother remains in the hospital, and police still have no suspects in the shooting.
    Two days after a 16-month-old girl was killed, her mother remains in the hospital, and police still have no suspects in the shooting.
  • Dozens of new jobs coming to Henderson Co.

    Dozens of new jobs coming to Henderson Co.

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:30:25 GMT
    Budge Industries announced Friday that the company is expanding its Henderson facility. Company officials say the $1 million expansion will create at least 37 new jobs.
    Budge Industries announced Friday that the company is expanding its Henderson facility. Company officials say the $1 million expansion will create at least 37 new jobs.
  • Midday temperature readings dictate HS athletics

    Midday temperature readings dictate HS athletics

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:10:53 GMT
    Student athletes all across Kentuckiana have been tackling extreme heat after a string of hot days with temperatures soaring into the 90s. Last week, after thunderstorms halted Friday night games excessive heat forced officials to call off some Saturday make-up football games. Turns out, that has been happening more often than you may realize.
    Student athletes all across Kentuckiana have been tackling extreme heat after a string of hot days with temperatures soaring into the 90s. Last week, after thunderstorms halted Friday night games excessive heat forced officials to call off some Saturday make-up football games. Turns out, that has been happening more often than you may realize.
  • Police: Bank robber hid in ceiling

    Police: Bank robber hid in ceiling

    Friday, August 29 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-08-29 21:53:23 GMT
    News: Armed Robbery genericNews: Armed Robbery generic
    Louisville Metro Police say an armed robber hid in the ceiling of a bank, waiting for a manager to arrive and open the branch.
    Louisville Metro Police say an armed robber hid in the ceiling of a bank, waiting for a manager to arrive and open the branch.
  • WAVE 3 News Editorial - August 29, 2014: DirecTV Deal

    WAVE 3 News Editorial - August 29, 2014: DirecTV Deal

    Friday, August 29 2014 5:50 PM EDT2014-08-29 21:50:14 GMT
    I would like to take a moment to address our viewers who watch us through the DirecTV system. On August 31 after midnight, there is a chance our signal will be removed from the DirecTV system due to a lack of an agreement between Raycom Media, who owns WAVE 3, and DirecTV corporate.
    I would like to take a moment to address our viewers who watch us through the DirecTV system. On August 31 after midnight, there is a chance our signal will be removed from the DirecTV system due to a lack of an agreement between Raycom Media, who owns WAVE 3, and DirecTV corporate.
  • Children in military family get surprise bedroom makeover

    Children in military family get surprise bedroom makeover

    Friday, August 29 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-08-29 21:12:19 GMT
    With both parents serving in the military, Micah and Isaiah Roberts of Louisville appreciate it when mom and dad are home. The young boys also appreciated a new playground from Active Heroes and WAVE 3 a few weeks ago. They had no idea that a bedroom makeover was also coming their way after mother Rebekah's essay made the Roberts one of three families to win in our contest to give back to three families in the military.
    With both parents serving in the military, Micah and Isaiah Roberts of Louisville appreciate it when mom and dad are home. The young boys also appreciated a new playground from Active Heroes and WAVE 3 a few weeks ago. They had no idea that a bedroom makeover was also coming their way after mother Rebekah's essay made the Roberts one of three families to win in our contest to give back to three families in the military.
  • Police: Driver blacks out, crashes into cars, house

    Police: Driver blacks out, crashes into cars, house

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:47 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:47:54 GMT
    The driver is listed in critical condition. A female passenger suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
    The driver is listed in critical condition. A female passenger suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
  • JCPS school bus involved in injury accident

    JCPS school bus involved in injury accident

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:37 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:37:59 GMT
    A school bus carrying four students was involved in an injury crash with three other vehicles at the intersection of Broadway and Dixie Highway.
    A school bus carrying four students was involved in an injury crash with three other vehicles at the intersection of Broadway and Dixie Highway.
  • Murray man accused of stealing thousands of dollars

    Murray man accused of stealing thousands of dollars

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:28 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:28:04 GMT
    A Murray, Kentucky man is accused of stealing thousands of dollars.
    A Murray, Kentucky man is accused of stealing thousands of dollars.
  • New frozen yogurt shop in Henderson

    New frozen yogurt shop in Henderson

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:18 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:18:38 GMT
    There's a new frozen yogurt shop in downtown Henderson.

    Doctor Thomas Logan and his family own Second Street Treats.
    There's a new frozen yogurt shop in downtown Henderson.

    Doctor Thomas Logan and his family own Second Street Treats.
  • Henderson Middle School students learn about suicide prevention

    Henderson Middle School students learn about suicide prevention

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:05 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:05:24 GMT
    North Middle School students learned about Suicide Prevention in class Friday.They watched a video on what to look out for if they notice something with their friends. It also talked about what to do if
    North Middle School students learned about Suicide Prevention in class Friday.They watched a video on what to look out for if they notice something with their friends. It also talked about what to do if
  • Kentucky State Fair attendance drops

    Kentucky State Fair attendance drops

    Friday, August 29 2014 2:22 PM EDT2014-08-29 18:22:54 GMT
    Despite fewer attendees, other aspects of the 2014 fair saw growth.
    Despite fewer attendees, other aspects of the 2014 fair saw growth.
  • Robbery suspect charged with home invasion

    Robbery suspect charged with home invasion

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:07 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:07:57 GMT
    Louisville Metro police say the robbery was a home invasion on Aug. 23 in the Germantown neighborhood. 
    Louisville Metro police say the robbery was a home invasion on Aug. 23 in the Germantown neighborhood. 
  • Men charged with shoplifting energy drinks

    Men charged with shoplifting energy drinks

    Friday, August 29 2014 11:26 AM EDT2014-08-29 15:26:10 GMT
    Jorge Medling and Braydon Cole Adrio (Source: LMDC)Jorge Medling and Braydon Cole Adrio (Source: LMDC)
    The men were arrested by Aug. 28 by West Buechel police at the Walmart in the 2000 block of Bashford Manor Lane.
    The men were arrested by Aug. 28 by West Buechel police at the Walmart in the 2000 block of Bashford Manor Lane.
  • Driver swerves to miss deer, school bus ends up on side

    Driver swerves to miss deer, school bus ends up on side

    Friday, August 29 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-08-29 15:14:49 GMT
    A bus driver was injured in a Friday morning crash in Calloway County, Kentucky.
    A bus driver was injured in a Friday morning crash in Calloway County, Kentucky.
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  • Spiders trounce Morehead State in season opener

    Spiders trounce Morehead State in season opener

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:46 PM EDT2014-08-31 03:46:57 GMT
    The No. 20/24 Richmond Spider football team kicked off the 2014 season when it rolled past the Morehead State Eagles, 55-10, Saturday evening at Robins Stadium in front of a 7,725 crowd on opening night. The
    The No. 20/24 Richmond Spider football team kicked off the 2014 season when it rolled past the Morehead State Eagles, 55-10, Saturday evening at Robins Stadium in front of a 7,725 crowd on opening night. The
  • Benedictine rouged up at home by McDonogh

    Benedictine rouged up at home by McDonogh

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-08-31 03:44:16 GMT
    The Benedictine Cadets dropped their season opener Saturday afternoon at home against Maryland power McDonogh, 37-14. The game was tied at seven early on before McDonogh pulled ahead 23-14 at the break. The
    The Benedictine Cadets dropped their season opener Saturday afternoon at home against Maryland power McDonogh, 37-14. The game was tied at seven early on before McDonogh pulled ahead 23-14 at the break. The
  • Patient sets fire to assisted living home

    Patient sets fire to assisted living home

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-08-31 03:00:18 GMT
    After the flames and smoke have cleared, the clean up process begins at Clara's East Assisted Living Facility in Highland Springs.
    After the flames and smoke have cleared, the clean up process begins at Clara's East Assisted Living Facility in Highland Springs.
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