Police Chief’s Son Charged with Felonies, Gubernatorial Candidates to Debate Tonight, JCPS Will Appeal Neighborhood School Ruling, Ferry Service Ends: Afternoon Review

The son of Louisville Police Chief Robert White is facing two felony charges and one misdemeanor charge stemming from an altercation with his wife. For the first time in the general election, the three candidates for governor of Kentucky will debate tonight. The Jefferson County Board of Education will appeal an appellate court ruling that… Continue reading Police Chief’s Son Charged with Felonies, Gubernatorial Candidates to Debate Tonight, JCPS Will Appeal Neighborhood School Ruling, Ferry Service Ends: Afternoon Review

Ohio River Commuter Ferry Ending This Week

The Spirit of Jefferson is ending rides this Thursday across the Ohio River. Mayor Greg Fischer calls the shuttle an innovative option for commuters, but the ferry hasn’t been a popular option since the Sherman Minton Bridge closed. The Spirit of Jefferson is taking its last rush-hour ride this Thursday. CEO Linda Harris says the… Continue reading Ohio River Commuter Ferry Ending This Week

Commuter Ferry Will Operate At Least Two More Weeks

The commuter ferry transporting residents between Southern Indiana and Louisville will shut down soon if more riders don’t take advantage of the $1 rides. The 300 passenger steamboat will operate as a ferry for at least two more weeks, said Linda Harris, CEO of the Spirit of Jefferson. At that point, Harris will decide whether… Continue reading Commuter Ferry Will Operate At Least Two More Weeks

Ohio River Ferry Isn’t Popular With Commuters

The ferry that shuttles residents between Southern Indiana and Louisville isn’t popular among commuters. Just over 50 commuters take the Spirit of Jefferson in the morning and a little over 100 in the afternoon, said Spirit of Jefferson CEO Linda Harris. It can hold 300 passengers but the most it has transferred was 209, she… Continue reading Ohio River Ferry Isn’t Popular With Commuters

Boat Will Shuttle Residents Across Ohio River

The “Spirit of Jefferson” boat will shuttle residents across the Ohio River beginning Wednesday morning. This is in response to the indefinite Sherman Minton Bridge closure. The shuttle will cost $1 dollar each way and will initially operate on weekdays for the next two weeks. Linda Harris is the CEO of the Spirit of Jefferson… Continue reading Boat Will Shuttle Residents Across Ohio River