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Passing of Dorine (Heinke) Case

March 5, 2009 by Louis Case (Register to contact)

Dorine M. (Heinke) Case (class 1980)passed away on Aug. 2,2008. She was married to Louis Case (class 1980) on Feb. 23,1985. She had 2 children. Dorine worked at McDonald's at Wornock St. & Floyld St. for 12 yerars. Dorine also work many years at all the football and basketball games at manual stadium.

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JCPS students named 2020 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists  WAVE 3

Ballard High School's Kyra Lyvers and Bennett Wilson were named 2020 National Merit Scholarship semifinalists. (Source: Jefferson County Public School ...

Manual football uses defense to stymie reigning 3A state champ Central  Courier Journal

Manual High School football used its strong defense to beat reigning 3A state champ Central High School.

A year after his demotion, former Manual High School principal will retire  Courier Journal

Former duPont Manual High School Principal Gerald "Jerry" Mayes will retire from Jefferson County Public Schools next month, according to the district.

Manual High School getting $34M in upgrades  Louisville Business First

The work will affect about 30000 square feet of the school.

Manual High School ex-principal gets $60,000 settlement to leave JCPS  Courier Journal

Former duPont Manual High School principal Gerald "Jerry" Mayes will take $60,000 to walk away from his job at Jefferson County Public Schools, according to ...

Manual hosts Central as Kentucky high school football gets going  Courier Journal

DuPont Manual running back Ja'Waun Northington runs with the ball during the football game played against Central High School in Louisville, Ky, Friday, ...

Louisville's Manual High School ranked No. 1 in Kentucky, No. 30 in the US  Courier Journal

Louisville's duPont Manual High School has been ranked as the No. 1 public high school in Kentucky by U.S. News & World Report.

CRAWFORD | Louisville hoops names McMahon, Sutton and Williams captains  WDRB

If you'd have told people, when they first stepped onto campus, that Ryan McMahon and Dwayne Sutton would be two of the University of Louisville basketball ...

ACC Network debuts, but it's a blackout for many local fans  Kentucky Today

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (KT) -- The long-awaited launch of the ACC Network happens at 7 Thursday night, but good luck finding it. Because if you live in the ...

Manual ranked best KY high school by U.S. News and World Report  WDRB

Manual is one of three Jefferson County Public Schools high schools among the 10 best in Kentucky, according to the rankings.

Manual named Kentucky's best high school, 2 other JCPS schools among top 10  WLKY Louisville

Louisville's DuPont Manual High School was named the best high school in Kentucky in U.S. News and World Report's annual rankings. Two other Jefferson ...

JCPS board member says district should focus on building rather than renovating  WDRB

Chris Brady, who represents District 7 on the school board, was the only person to vote against the plan for a new HVAC system and electrical and architectural ...

JCPS' Manual High picks new principal  Courier Journal

Darryl Farmer, a longtime JCPS administrator, will become the leader of the high-performing magnet school, pending final approval by Superintendent Marty ...

duPont Manual senior scores composite 36 on ACT  Courier Journal

Aditya Mehta, a senior at duPont Manual High School, scored a composite 36 on the July ACT, the highest score possible on the college entrance exam.

Manual senior creates a nonprofit student-led math tutoring program  Courier Journal

Ishaan Jindal created Youth Math Academy, Inc., a nonprofit student-led tutoring program to help middle school and high school students with math.

What Happened to Deez Nuts? The Iowa Teen Won't Run for President  Distractify

If you're reading this, you most likely remember the 2016 presidential election. And while you might not *want* to recall that massively devastating race, one ...

Student effort generates solar arrays  The Record

Mary Lang, president of Assumption High School, stood next to Assumption's array of solar panels on the school's roof. The panels will generate about two ...

After investigation, Manual principal who made racial remarks is out  Courier Journal

DuPont Manual High School Principal Gerald "Jerry" Mayes will no longer lead the high-performing magnet school, satisfying calls from current and former ...

Middle school project leads to prefiled bill in Kentucky legislature  WAVE 3

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - Summer break is almost over at Noe Middle School, but Dylan Kissling is thumbing through a cell phone looking at the rubric of a ...

duPont Manual names new principal  WAVE 3

Darryl Farmer was chosen by the school's SBDM council.

Busing Worked in Louisville. So Why Are Its Schools Becoming More Segregated?  The New York Times

Some desegregation plans faltered in the face of white resistance. Louisville's plan has proved remarkably resilient, surviving riots and court rulings.

'Will JCPS have school?' Meet the student behind the Twitter account everyone follows  Courier Journal

He started the twitter account as a lark. Now @jcpsclosings has more than 15000 followers.

These are Kentucky's best public high schools, according to U.S. News & Report  Louisville Business First

U.S. News & World Report revamped its rankings to include many more schools.

JCPS names acting principal at duPont Manual High School

Kirk Lattimore will be running the day-to-day operations of the school starting on July 30.

duPont Manual needs to do more to develop sense of community at school, audit says  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Administrators at duPont Manual High School can do more to develop a sense of inclusivity and belonging at the school, according ...

Students lead Louisville rally supporting abortion rights  WAVE 3

Hundreds of people gathered outside Louisville Metro Hall holding signs and listening to speeches.

Louisville teacher survives Dayton shooting, later connects with woman he protected  WAVE 3

David Richards, a duPont Manual High School math teacher, sprung into action as bullets went flying in Dayton, Ohio.

Black students feel voiceless at Manual High School, so I staged a sit-in  The Courier-Journal

When my peers at Manual High School were frustrated by race-based comments made by our principal, I knew I had to do something.

Dozens of duPont Manual students hold sit-in to call for principal's dismissal  WDRB

The Black Student Union at duPont Manual High School staged a sit-in Tuesday to call for the dismissal of the school's principal.

SUNDAY EDITION | JCPS exploring tax options with $1B in unmet facility needs  WDRB

With more than $1 billion in unmet facility needs and rapidly aging schools, the district is looking at every financing option available – including raising taxes – to ...

You've gotta see this! DuPont Manual on Architectural Digest most 'beautiful' list  The Courier-Journal

A 125-year-old Louisville high school has been named a veritable work of art by Architectural Digest. DuPont Manual High School is the Most Beautiful Public ...

duPont Manual principal reprimanded over recorded conversation with students  WDRB

The insensitive comments made by Jerry Mayes, and the plan JCPS has to review the allegations.

Whooping cough reported at 3 Jefferson County Public Schools  WAVE 3

Cases of pertussis, also known as whooping cough, have been reported in three Jefferson County Public Schools.

Best of the best: Meet Louisville's 49 outstanding high school seniors for 2019  Courier Journal

They're the best of the best of this year's Louisville high school seniors. Forty-nine public, private and Catholic students who excelled in and out of the classroom ...

The Gatton Academy selects 96 students for class of 2021 – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky has selected 96 Kentucky sophomores for the class of 2021. “We are ...

duPont Manual junior scores perfect 36 on ACT exam  Courier Journal

duPont Manual student Karthik Jetty scored a composite 36 on the September, 2017 ACT, the highest score possible on the college entrance exam.

Manual teen creates group to help students with mental health issues  Courier Journal

Allison Tu is the founder of StAMINA, the Student Alliance for Mental Health Innovation and Action.

Here's a timeline of the controversy involving race at Manual High School  The Courier-Journal

The controversy began last fall after Mayes was recorded making racially insensitive comments to two African-American students.

14 Louisville students earned perfect ACT scores at duPont Manual High School  WDRB

Long nights, early mornings and endless hours of homework have all paid off for a group of kids at duPont Manual High School.

JCPS student named top Ky. youth volunteer for mental health initiative

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — One Jefferson County Public Schools student was named a top Kentucky youth volunteer of 2019 by The Prudential Spirit of Community ...

Governor's School for Entrepreneurs selects 72 Kentucky high school students for highly competitive summer program – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Governor's School for Entrepreneurs (GSE), within the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet, today announced 72 ...

'It’s our futures.' Louisville students call for action on Green New Deal  Courier Journal

About 60 people, including students, gathered on the University of Louisville campus to spread the word that action must be taken to combat climate change.

Student speaks out as Manual principal gets reassigned  WAVE 3

Manual PTSA issued a statement saying the assistant principal will oversee daily school operations and the search for a new leader will begin immediately.

Top 10 moments in Male-Manual football's 125-year history  Courier Journal

The story of the Old Rivalry begins in 1892 when Manual High School opened as the second public high school in Louisville and started a football program.

Check out photos from Manual's overtime win over Ballard  Courier Journal

Dupont Manual running back Aidin Robbins advances the ball during the football game played against Ballard High School in Louisville, Ky, Friday, Sep.

Manual High principal has history of offending black and transgender students, alumni say  The Courier-Journal

Former Manual students say that Principal Gerald Mayes made life particularly difficult for transgender and black students.

Governor's School for Entrepreneurship selects 72 high school students for summer program at NKU  User-generated content

The Governor's School for Entrepreneurs (GSE), within the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet, has announced 72 high school students ...

10 Louisville students win top prizes at International Science Fair  Courier Journal

Achievement: Ten local students won top prizes at The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) in Pittsburgh in May. Students win invitations ...

Growing The Mission To Support DuPont Manual High School

Come celebrate DuPont Manual High School this Saturday, March 4 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Henry Clay. Growing the Mission is an annual fundraiser ...

SUNDAY EDITION | Questions remain about JCPS security with city possibly pulling SROs  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Two incidents less than two years apart illustrate the divide between those who believe armed police should have a place in ...

Goldwater scholarships go to two UofL students – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Two University of Louisville juniors, Praneeth Goli and Garrett McGrady, have earned Goldwater Scholarships. The recipients were ...

Manual High School senior scores perfect 36 on ACT  The Courier-Journal

Jacob Schagene scored a composite 36 on the September ACT, the highest score possible on the college entrance exam.

Police say Manual student, family members attacked school security monitor  WLKY Louisville

An 18-year-old high school student faces charges after being accused of assaulting a school security monitor. Police said Danazia Whitfield, 18, head-butted an ...

Manual overcomes deficit and rallies for overtime victory at Ballard  Courier Journal

The Manual High School football team rallied from a 14-0 deficit to beat host Ballard 21-20 in overtime on Friday. The Crimsons (3-1) got a 4-yard touchdown run ...

duPont Manual junior scores 36 on ACT  The Courier-Journal

Ben Jiang scored a composite 36 on the September ACT, the highest score possible on the college entrance exam.

Former Manual principal threatens to sue JCPS after demotion  WDRB

Jerry Mayes is officially challenging the district's “very troubling decision” to place him in a non-instructional role and cut his pay by nearly $69000 after the ...

House sends one bill that prompted JCPS 'sick out' to Gov. Bevin's desk  WDRB

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WDRB) -- Despite a protest that drew hundreds of Jefferson County Public Schools teachers to the Capitol, Kentucky's House of ...

15 Louisville teens honored for commitment to strengthening community  Courier Journal

Fifteen local students from the Louisville area were named 2018 Youth Character Award honorees by the YMCA of Greater Louisville.

Kentucky lawmaker calls for JCPS response to 'illegal' teacher sickouts  Courier Journal

FRANKFORT – With Jefferson County Public Schools shut down for the third straight day — on the heels of three other recent teacher “sickouts” — a Louisville ...

Aidan Robbins will sign with Louisville football after all  Big Red Louie

After exploring other options, 2019 DuPont Manual running back Aidan Robbins will sign with Louisville football on Wednesday.

Check out some of Friday's top high school football performances  Courier Journal

Trinity's Geremiah Smith, Male's Garrett Dennis and St. Xavier's Anthony Moretti are among the top players from around Louisville this weekend.

Students applying to popular JCPS schools face fierce competition  WDRB

Some are critical of JCPS' selection process, saying getting into some of the district's most popular schools can be as stressful and difficult as getting into ...

Manual proposes JCPS application change  The Courier-Journal

As Jefferson County Public Schools works to simplify and provide more parity in its magnet application process, duPont Manual High is proposing one solution: ...

Local Student Group Says Mental Health Stigmas Complicate Care In Kentucky  89.3 WFPL News Louisville

New research from a local student-led mental health group paints a complicated picture of mental health perceptions of Kentucky students.

Moore Traditional principal Vicki Lete named assistant principal at duPont Manual High  WDRB

The principal of Moore Traditional who was found not to have the capacity to lead the turnaround efforts at the school has been named the new assistant ...

duPont Manual HS students walk out against gun violence  WHAS (subscription)

LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) -- DuPont Manual High School students stood as one to remember the lives lost to recent gun violence in schools across the country on ...

U.S. News & World Report high school rankings: How did Henderson, other area schools do?  The Gleaner

HENDERSON, Ky. - Taking a closer look at the U.S. News & World Report rankings and how they apply in Henderson and this area.

Two-Time Basketball National Champion Barnstable Dies Saturday  WYMT News

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Dale Barnstable, a two-time Kentucky men's basketball national champion, died Saturday morning. He was 93 years old. Barnstable, a World ...

Bravo! A Louisville high school student heads to 2018 Sundance Film Festival  The Courier-Journal

This DuPont Manual High School junior is one of nine students featured in "Science Fair," a documentary screening at 2018 Sundance Film Festival.

Breaking Barriers for people with disabilities

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The411: Tonight, the Metro Disability Coalition will host their 20th Annual Breaking Barriers Spotlight Awards at Our Lady of Sorrows, 770 ...

Three JCPS high schools ranked among Kentucky's best by U.S. News & World Report  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Three high schools in Jefferson County Public Schools are among the best in Kentucky, according to a U.S. News & World Report ...

Record number of Gatton Academy students named National Merit finalists  WBKO

Twenty-one seniors from The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science have been recognized as finalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship ...

Meet Some of Louisville's Most Impressive High School Students  StyleBlueprint

Beyond academic accolades, these inspiring students are committed to *service* and our community. Their accomplishments can teach all of us a lesson or two!

Two area high school seniors receive McDonald's Black History Makers of Tomorrow scholarships  Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW— Two area high school students have received the McDonald's Black History Makers of Tomorrow scholarships.

Coach made me walk half a mile in underwear, former Central player says  Courier Journal

The head football coach at Central High School has been accused in a lawsuit of making a 16-year-old walk back to the locker room in his underwear shortly ...

Will your JCPS student be affected by building changes? Check out this list  Courier Journal

Among the changes: a new centralized ESL Newcomer Academy, an all-male academy and renovations at several schools.

Meet JCPS’s Racial Equity Policy Advisory Council  Insider Louisville

The community members tasked with helping Jefferson County Public Schools develop and implement its touted racial equity policy have been selected.

MaxPreps/NFCA Players of the Week for the week of May 13, 2019-May 19, 2019  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - Hammond, Waltman, Vickers, Riley, Pangilinan named 2018-19 MaxPreps / NFCA National High School Players of Week.

Former duPont Manual basketball star killed; family hopes for justice  WLKY Louisville

Just a few years ago he was a local high school basketball star. Now his family wants to know why someone would take his life.

Dupont Manual rated top public high school in Kentucky – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

LEXINGTON, Ky. (April 20, 2016) — Dupont Manual High School in Louisville is the best public high school in Kentucky, according to the 2016 U.S. News Best ...


BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – On Saturday, 86 students representing 43 counties from across the Commonwealth of Kentucky were recognized during The Gatton ...

American Cancer Society names Erica Kellem Beasley executive director for Kentucky  User-generated content

The American Cancer Society (ACS) has named Erica Kellem Beasley the executive director for Kentucky. Kellem Beasley. She began her duties March 18.

Probation for former teacher caught with student  WAVE

A former biology teacher at duPont Manual High School who was arrested after police found her partially clothed in a parked car with a 17-year-old student in ...

Manual 36 ACT student spells out her strategy  The Courier-Journal

Achievement: In the summer following her freshman year, Anjali Chadha scored a composite 36 on the June ACT, the highest score possible on the college ...

Moving The Needle: Small Groups Push Outsize Changes  Louisville Eccentric Observer

While you might think what these relatively small, so-called fringe groups are advocating is impossible, they are working to shift the Window.

Week 10 Kentucky high school football scores for October 19  Courier Journal

High school football scores in Kentucky for Friday, October 19.

We rank 21 JCPS high schools by their average ACT scores  Louisville Business First

In the Oct. 13 edition of Louisville Business First, we rank the area's public high schools and private high schools by enrollment for grades nine through 12 for the ...

Here Are The Louisville-Area State House Seats On The Ballot  89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Every single one of Kentucky's 100 state house seats is up for re-election this year. Here's a list of all the contested ones in and near Louisville.

Manual junior scores composite 36 on ACT  The Courier-Journal

Madison Sneve scored 36 on the individual tests in science, reading, and English, and a 35 on math.

JCPS teacher criticized for post-Mayes tweet  Insider Louisville

A JCPS teacher got roasted on social media for saying she is scared to be white in reaction to reassigning a district principal.

JCPS teacher saved lives during Dayton mass shooting  WAVE 3

David Richards, a duPont Manual High School math teacher, sprung into action as bullets went flying in Dayton, Ohio.

Actors Theatre's 43rd Humana Festival — reported on by a younger generation of arts journalists  Louisville Eccentric Observer

The youth arts journalism program Arts Bureau Edge covered Actors Theatre of Louisville's 43rd Humana Festival of New American Plays.

Allison Tu of Louisville, Kentucky named one of America's top 10 youth volunteers of 2019  PRNewswire

WASHINGTON, May 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Tu, 17, of Louisville, Kentucky, was named one of America's top 10 youth volunteers of 2019 today by The...

Longtime Louisville assistant coach chosen as new EKU Women's Basketball Head Coach  WYMT News

RICHMOND, Ky. – Samantha Williams, who helped lead the University of Louisville to eight straight NCAA Tournament appearances, was chosen as the new ...

Meet the Manual teacher who keeps suing the state of Kentucky to get pensions fully funded  Insider Louisville

Randy Wieck, 63, teaches American history at duPont Manual High School. Over the last four years, he has unsuccessfully sued over Kentucky's teacher ...

Education Week  Education Week

I live in parallel universes—the universe of special education and the universe of not-so-special education. For most of high school, I spent half of every school ...

The Man Behind the Magic of Manual  Voice Tribune

The principal’s office at duPont Manual High School is a place of distinction. It’s no secret the school is among the nation’s best. In that office, Jerry ...

JCPS racial equity policy passes, as new U.S. Civil Rights data shows continuing issues  Insider Louisville

As Kentucky's largest school district moves forward with a new racial equity policy, *fresh* national data shows that JCPS' black students continue to be ...

Tuesday afternoon Cardinal news and notes  Card Chronicle

—Computer rankings update: NET: 18. Ken Pom: 39. Sagarin: 21. —Louisville football coach Scott Satterfield will address the media tomorrow afternoon at 1:30 ...

Underground High School Paper Wins Award for LGBT Stories

Kentucky high school students who started an underground paper after they were censored from writing about gay issues were recently awarded a prestigious ...

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