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Kate Benton

Kate Benton

2019-2020, 2020-2021

Kate Benton is a Graphic Designer on Manual RedEye this year. She carries a passion for the world of media, swimming, food and music of every kind. You can find her constantly moving about, or you can simply contact her at [email protected]

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STAFF EDITORIAL: Our favorite holiday foods

STAFF EDITORIAL: Our favorite holiday foods

RedEye Staff
November 29, 2019
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Opinion

Happy Holidays from the RedEye staff! Here, we discuss some of the staff's favorite foods that remind us of the holidays and why they mean so much to us.

The best Halloween activities for teens

The best Halloween activities for teens

Aliyah Lang
October 26, 2019
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Local

Halloween is just around the corner, so we've gathered a list of a few fun activities to get you in the "spooky season" mood!

Louisville’s pools: How club swimming impacts the sport as a whole

Louisville’s pools: How club swimming impacts the sport as a whole

Kate Benton
October 9, 2019
Filed under Local, News

It started with a quarry, converted to a 3.2 million gallon swimming pool hidden amongst towering 40 foot cliffs in 1924. Then, in 1928, Lakeside Swim Team was born.  Now, joined by two other club teams like it, these three USA Swimming members have made a name for Louisville, and the successful r...

Louisville’s pools: A swimming solution

Louisville’s pools: A swimming solution

Kate Benton
October 3, 2019
Filed under Local, News

Last week, after four months of dried up city pools and silence on the matter, community stakeholders and leaders of Louisville gathered to discuss the possibility of building a new aquatic facility. Organized by swim parent Steven Greseth, the first part of the meeting included a presentation of prel...

OPINION: Bring back the pools

OPINION: Bring back the pools

Alana Fields and Kate Benton
September 24, 2019
Filed under Local, News

On April 25, Mayor Greg Fisher announced that the four public pools left in Louisville, Kentucky will be closed this summer in his new budget proposal.  And cities across the nation have been closing public pools for budget cut reasons. However, the recent pool closures in Louisville, Kentucky allude ...

Letter from the editors: RedEye updates

Letter from the editors: RedEye updates

Reece Gunther and Maddie Gamertsfelder
September 9, 2019
Filed under Projects

RedEye looks a bit different than it used to, and our social media handles have changed. From those to other exciting updates, check out the future of Manual RedEye.

YPAS adds three new staff members to the spotlight

YPAS adds three new staff members to the spotlight

Andrew Meiners
August 28, 2019
Filed under Manual, News

Reece Gunther and Kate Benton contributed to this story. The Youth Performing Arts School (YPAS) welcomed a new security guard and two new teachers to its staff for the 2019-2020 school year. We sat down with them and asked about their expectations for their new position, the “Manual Way” an...

Hot temperatures cause JCPS to take precautions

Hot temperatures cause JCPS to take precautions

Payton Carns and Kate Benton
August 26, 2019
Filed under Local, Manual, News

Last week, JCPS fall sports took a hit when a heatwave swept through Louisville, resulting in many cancellations. https://twitter.com/JCPSKY/status/1163527872830570496 https://twitter.com/JCPSKY/status/1163866379679911937?s=20 On Monday the 19th and Tuesday the 20th, JCPS issued a county...