Information from Louisville, Kentucky, and Indiana for June 17, 2021

Here are some top stories from around our area for Thursday.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Good morning and have a nice Thursday!

Here are some top Kentuckiana stories for June 17, 2021.

School is in the summer

Summer education programs aren’t new, but some school districts have record attendance this year. Many children who have missed the face-to-face school experience due to look forward to being back in the classroom – even in summer.

Programs in Jefferson, Hardin, and Shelby Counties all offer expanded options this year to accommodate the number of interested students.

“This summer is not only full of learning, but also full of joy. We see a lot of smiles and those are unmasked smiles, “said Susan Dugle, Shelby County’s chief academic officer.

Woman wanted for cashing counterfeit checks

Nelson County Sheriff’s Office says more than $ 12,000 was stolen from a woman’s bank account after her car was broken into. They are trying to find out who is responsible – and they need your help.

The woman, suspected of using counterfeit checks to obtain the money, was caught on two different surveillance cameras in Bardstown and Lawrenceburg. If you know them or have other helpful information, call the Crime Stoppers 24/7 phone number at 582-CLUE.

Order it!

A new grocery delivery service starts next week in Louisville. The app called Foodching helps to support restaurants with deliveries without burdening them for usage.

And it’s not just the restaurants that benefit from the service. Customers can round up their total amount to support Feed Louisville, an organization that provides free meals to the and other needy people.

Keep an eye on the app store of your choice – Foodching is expected to launch on June 22nd.

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