Louisville news: 'Are We Not Men?' edition [News roundup]

  • "Gov. Steve Beshear has scheduled a 2 p.m. news conference in the Capitol Wednesday to make an announcement about the state budget and a special legislative session." [Bluegrass Politics]
  • "A paranoid schizophrenic with an IQ of 61 who was facing a possible death-penalty trial last week along with another defendant in the 2003 murder and robbery of Charles Goodlett has instead pleaded guilty to lesser charges." [Courier-Journal]
  • "Former Metro Councilwoman Denise Bentley has launched a website promoting a book about Democratic mayoral candidate and Metro Councilman Jim King, D-10, and his daughter, Jefferson District Judge Katie King, which covers the two years she worked as a campaign consultant for both." [LEO Weekly]
  • "DEVO and She & Him are confirmed for Forecastle! Also confirmed are Umphrey’s McGee, Against Me!, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, and Cirque Berzerk." [Backseat Sandbar]
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About Zach Everson
I'm the travel news/travel buzz editor at MapQuest. Previously, I was a freelance writer, contributing to The Wall Street Journal, Air Canada's enRoute, USA Today, Condé Nast Traveller, BlackBook, Curbed, Gridskipper, Deadspin, and Fox News. I also was the founding editor of Eater Louisville and the director of content and editorial strategy for Louisville.com.
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