After reading application statements from the teachers and students, reviewing examples of the students’ performances and artwork, and examining the artistic résumés of the nominees, we, with the help of a panel of arts teachers, have narrowed the complete list of nominees to a Top 10 in each discipline, for a total of 60 finalists.
Over the next few weeks, the Top 10 artists in each category will be interviewed by a panel of experts in their discipline.
They are using a backhoe to sift through the garbage, and believe Compton's body is in a television box.
Officials at the landfill say they can keep track of when trash comes in and where it came from, which would allow them to narrow their search to trash that arrived from Louisville on a particular date.
In profiling the artists, we have included quotes from them that refer to their artistic aspirations and submitted works.
Instrumental musicians include those who perform in classical groups (orchestras, concert bands and chamber groups), marching bands, jazz ensembles and combos, and contemporary groups (pop, rock, folk, etc.).Police say they found evidence Tuesday that tells them they are searching in the right location.They are digging holes about five feet deep in their search. Barry Wilkerson of the LMPD Homicide Unit says, "Just because you found one piece of evidence doesn't mean that it's going to lead you right next to something else, so it may be scattered a little bit." Wilkerson wouldn't say what other evidence officers are looking for, but it's believed to be something from the crime scene.He's in isolation at Metro Corrections and will be appointed a public defender.He's scheduled to appear in court later this month. Hundreds of students, friends and family members turned out Tuesday night for a vigil for Compton.The winners will be announced May 1 in Varsity Arts.