Last Day of School for JCPS

The last moments of the last day for Jefferson County Public School students at Jeffersonville High School, on assignment for The Courier-Journal …

Jeffersontown High School junior Alan Bokanganzakomba, 17, left, sophomore Dakota White, 17, and junior Josh Ellery, 16 wait for the second round of buses to take them home after the last day in session for Jefferson County Public Schools. June 5, 2015

Jeffersontown High School junior Alan Bokanganzakomba, 17, left, sophomore Dakota White, 17, and junior Josh Ellery, 16 wait for the second round of buses to take them home after the last day in session for Jefferson County Public Schools. June 5, 2015

Our Summer 2013 intern at The Highlander

I’d like to offer a special welcome to Emily McConville, our Summer 2013 intern at The Highlander! She’s graduating from Manual High School soon and worked as co-editor-in-chief on their Manual RedEye site and as copy director for the Crimson Yearbook. She’s already done her first story for us, “The Hungover Games and the Future of Barret Avenue.” Here’s Emily, interviewing Nitty Gritty co-owner Terri Burt, as shot through the store’s front window …

Emily McConville

Emily McConville, summer intern at The Highlander, interviews Terri Burt, owner of the Nitty Gritty.