What was Louisville like 100 years ago?

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    Louisville’s coolest historian, UofL archivist Tom Owen, talks about Louisville in 1916. Who lived here? What were the largest businesses and what did downtown look like? Also, Joe D’Ambrosio talks about the Compassionate Cities Index.

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    Mark Hebert
    Following a 28-year career as a radio and television reporter, Mark Hebert joined the University of Louisville as the Director of Media Relations in 2009, serving as the main spokesperson. In 2015, Mark was named Director of Programming and Production. He’s now producing and hosting a radio show about “all things UofL”, overseeing the university’s video and TV productions and promoting UofL’s research operation. Mark is best known for his 22 years as the political and investigative reporter for WHAS-TV in Louisville where he won numerous awards for breaking stories, exposing corruption and objectively covering Kentucky politics. In 2014, Mark was inducted into the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame.