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Kentucky Supreme Court upholds man’s murder conviction - Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky Supreme Court upholds man’s murder conviction  Lexington Herald Leader

The Kentucky Supreme Court has upheld a murder conviction and 55-year sentence for a man who killed his sister-in-law.

Published on 17 June 2019 | 5:51 am


News - West Kentucky Star

News  West Kentucky Star

MURRAY - Nearly 1,500 educators from 81 school districts across five states were at Murray State University last week for a professional development ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 4:06 am


Kerry Blackshear Will Visit Kentucky On Tuesday - LEX18 Lexington KY News

Kerry Blackshear Will Visit Kentucky On Tuesday  LEX18 Lexington KY News

LEXINGTON, Ky- Kerry Blackshear is the final coveted piece in filling out Kentucky's 2019-20 roster, and Coach Cal will have the chance to make his pitch ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 1:47 am


Kentucky To Expand Medicaid Drug Treatment Program In July - 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Kentucky To Expand Medicaid Drug Treatment Program In July  89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Even though most of Gov. Matt Bevin's proposed changes to Kentucky's Medicaid system are still locked in a court battle, treatment for drug addiction will be ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 1:30 am


Lawmaker says fired Hampton aide wanted to protect sex offenders; Southworth denies claim - Courier Journal

Lawmaker says fired Hampton aide wanted to protect sex offenders; Southworth denies claim  Courier Journal

A Kentucky legislator says he met with Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton's fired aide, Adrienne Southworth, and alleges the deputy advocated for expanding parole ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 12:20 am


Top point guard Daishen Nix has good feelings about Kentucky - Lexington Herald Leader

Top point guard Daishen Nix has good feelings about Kentucky  Lexington Herald Leader

Five-star point guard Daishen Nix — the No. 1 player at that position in the 247Sports rankings — has Kentucky among his teams of interest. There are no ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 11:06 pm


Justin Rogers posts photos from Alabama but says ‘nothing’s changed’ about Kentucky commitment - The Detroit News

Justin Rogers posts photos from Alabama but says ‘nothing’s changed’ about Kentucky commitment  The Detroit News

Justin Rogers had an elaborate press conference at Oak Park High School less than a month ago to announce he was going to play college football at Kentucky.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 10:43 pm


New Research Outlines Demographics of Northern Kentucky's Immigrant Population - The River City News

New Research Outlines Demographics of Northern Kentucky's Immigrant Population  The River City News

Immigrant households in Northern Kentucky earned nearly $430 million and paid over $116 million in taxes in 2017, according to new research by New ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 10:32 pm


CatsIllustrated - Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge: Three storylines for Kentucky fans - Rivals.com

CatsIllustrated - Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge: Three storylines for Kentucky fans  Rivals.com

CLASS OF 2020 RANKINGS: Rivals250 | State | Position | Team. Lwrz6nfws0ged5icst8b. Octavious Oxendine (Nick Lucero/Rivals.com). MORE: Auburn ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 10:32 pm


Kentucky Derby hangover? Maximum Security stunned at Monmouth Park | What it means for horse racing 2019 - NJ.com

Kentucky Derby hangover? Maximum Security stunned at Monmouth Park | What it means for horse racing 2019  NJ.com

Maximum Security returned to action after his controversial Kentucky Derby finish, racing in the Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park in New Jersey.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 9:42 pm


Project Linus Has New Northern Kentucky Chapter - The River City News

Project Linus Has New Northern Kentucky Chapter  The River City News

The national organization known for crafting blankets for children in need now has a Northern Kentucky chapter.Project Linus will serve eight Northern Kentucky ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 9:35 pm


Severe storms to strike from Indiana, Kentucky to New Jersey and Delaware through Monday - AccuWeather.com

Severe storms to strike from Indiana, Kentucky to New Jersey and Delaware through Monday  AccuWeather.com

Thunderstorms will pulse and become locally severe from Kentucky and southern Indiana, southern New Jersey, Delaware and Virginia, through Monday.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 5:26 pm


Nashville man arrested in Kentucky for vehicle burglary - WZTV

Nashville man arrested in Kentucky for vehicle burglary  WZTV

A Nashville man accused of breaking into a vehicle and stealing a wallet with several credit and ID cards was arrested in Warren County, Kentucky on Saturday.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 4:00 pm


Top 50 teams of 2019: No. 47 Kentucky - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Top 50 teams of 2019: No. 47 Kentucky  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Before the start of Illinois football's training camp, beat writer Bob Asmussen is counting down the Top 50 teams heading into the 2019 college football ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 12:00 pm


A modern Kentucky log home - Lexington Herald Leader

A modern Kentucky log home  Lexington Herald Leader

The first icon of the American Dream probably was the humble log cabin.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Kentucky blues | Opinion - Aspen Daily News

Kentucky blues | Opinion  Aspen Daily News

Editor: In my 1992 senior year of seminary, I chose a Kentucky prison for my required institutional internship. During my privileged time inside the guarded walls I ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 11:00 am


‘Anti- one-and-done’? Reid Travis takes unconventional path to NBA Draft. - Lexington Herald Leader

‘Anti- one-and-done’? Reid Travis takes unconventional path to NBA Draft.  Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky is synonymous with putting so-called one-and-done players in position to be NBA Draft picks. Reid Travis transferred to UK after entering his name in ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 10:50 am


How John Calipari’s job performance compares to his elite contemporaries - Lexington Herald Leader

How John Calipari’s job performance compares to his elite contemporaries  Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky college basketball coach John Calipari signed a 10-year, $86 million contract. He has won a national title and been to four Final Fours at UK. No other ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 10:49 am


More than 2,000 Kentucky educators attend academic standards learning labs - User-generated content

More than 2,000 Kentucky educators attend academic standards learning labs  User-generated content

Kentucky Teacher. More than 2,000 teachers and school administrators attended Get to Know Your Standards Learning Labs conducted across the state by ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 4:25 am


Man returns stolen deck chairs from Kentucky home but apology rejected - New York Daily News

Man returns stolen deck chairs from Kentucky home but apology rejected  New York Daily News

A man in Covington, Ky., apologized to a homeowner for stealing her deck chairs.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 3:10 am


[Slideshow] Rural West Kentucky Community Holds Inaugural LGBTQ+ Pride Day - WKMS

[Slideshow] Rural West Kentucky Community Holds Inaugural LGBTQ+ Pride Day  WKMS

Local organizers said they were “astounded” by the turnout and community support for the inaugural Rural KY Flash Pride March on Saturday in Murray.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 1:52 am


Kentucky Derby winner Country House likely won't race again in 2019 - Courier Journal

Kentucky Derby winner Country House likely won't race again in 2019  Courier Journal

Trainer Bill Mott said Saturday that Country House is taking time off from training and probably won't return until a 4-year-old campaign.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 1:52 am


‘That’s a great team that just won a state championship.’ Was it Kentucky’s greatest? - Lexington Herald Leader

‘That’s a great team that just won a state championship.’ Was it Kentucky’s greatest?  Lexington Herald Leader

A recap of the state softball championship game played between Male and Warren East on June 15, 2019.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 12:46 am


Cheatham County dad drowns near Kentucky Lake - WSMV Nashville

Cheatham County dad drowns near Kentucky Lake  WSMV Nashville

HUMPHREYS COUNTY, TN (WSMV) - A man who drowned near Kentucky Lake Friday night has been identified as a father of two from Cheatham County.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 9:44 pm


McConnell was behind kicking Jenean Hampton off Bevin's reelection ticket, fired aide says - Courier Journal

McConnell was behind kicking Jenean Hampton off Bevin's reelection ticket, fired aide says  Courier Journal

Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton's ex-aide said that Mitch McConnell was behind replacing Hampton with Ralph Alvardo on Matt Bevin's reelection ticket.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 8:45 pm


Kentucky driver spots rare white deer in Breathitt County - WLKY Louisville

Kentucky driver spots rare white deer in Breathitt County  WLKY Louisville

A Kentucky driver caught a rare sight while driving on Highway 315.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 8:06 pm


Several Kentucky Baseball players enter transfer portal - A Sea Of Blue

Several Kentucky Baseball players enter transfer portal  A Sea Of Blue

After losing a nation-high 13 players to the 2018 MLB Draft, the Kentucky Wildcats roster was left with a whole lot of freshman in 2019. The team struggled as ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 7:57 pm


Kentucky’s high court rules in trampoline park injury case - Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky’s high court rules in trampoline park injury case  Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky's Supreme Court has ruled that a damage waiver signed by a parent at a trampoline park does not protect the park from liability in the case of an ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 6:13 pm


Ex-Toyota plant worker in Kentucky indicted in federal mail fraud case - Courier Journal

Ex-Toyota plant worker in Kentucky indicted in federal mail fraud case  Courier Journal

A federal grand jury indicted Randall Perry, who is accused of stealing parts from the Toyota Motor Manufacturing plant in Georgetown, Kentucky.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 2:42 pm


Data suggests where you live in Kentucky could affect how long you stay in jail if you can't afford cash bail - WSAZ-TV

Data suggests where you live in Kentucky could affect how long you stay in jail if you can't afford cash bail  WSAZ-TV

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) New research from the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy shows where you live could play a role in how long you stay in jail ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 11:17 am


Kentucky man files complaint against Owensboro Bishop - TriStateHomepage.com

Kentucky man files complaint against Owensboro Bishop  TriStateHomepage.com

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) -- A Bowling Green man has filed a complaint with the Vatican against Diocese of Owensboro Bishop William Medley.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 3:33 am


Kentucky Pride Festival expecting record numbers - WLKY Louisville

Kentucky Pride Festival expecting record numbers  WLKY Louisville

This year, an estimated 27000 are expected to attend the annual Kentuckiana pride festival, bringing an economic impact just shy of $1 million to the city of ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 3:15 am


Kelsie Houchens' perfect game propels Male softball past Boyle County in state quarterfinals - Courier Journal

Kelsie Houchens' perfect game propels Male softball past Boyle County in state quarterfinals  Courier Journal

Kelsie Houchens retired all 21 batters she faced as Male advanced to the state semifinals with a 4-0 over Boyle County. They'll play Clay County next.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 2:58 am


Kentucky Supreme Court lowers the boom on the House of Boom trampoline park over hurt girl - Courier Journal

Kentucky Supreme Court lowers the boom on the House of Boom trampoline park over hurt girl  Courier Journal

Ruling against a trampoline park, the Kentucky Supreme Court says a liability waiver signed by a parent does not protect a for-profit business.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 9:24 pm


Kentucky State Issuing Laptops To Incoming Freshmen - WEKU

Kentucky State Issuing Laptops To Incoming Freshmen  WEKU

Full time freshman at Kentucky State University will be given a school issued laptop this August. KSU President Christopher Brown said faculty frequently.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 8:31 pm


‘Not a national security threat.’ Amid trade tensions, Toyota’s allegiance is to Kentucky. - Lexington Herald Leader

‘Not a national security threat.’ Amid trade tensions, Toyota’s allegiance is to Kentucky.  Lexington Herald Leader

Amid the ongoing trade tensions, the White House issued a proclamation on May 17 with the conclusion that Toyota's contributions to the economy along with ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 8:09 pm


John Calipari signs 10-year, $86 million deal to keep him at Kentucky for life, even if it's not as a coach - CBS Sports

John Calipari signs 10-year, $86 million deal to keep him at Kentucky for life, even if it's not as a coach  CBS Sports

Kentucky has all but guaranteed that John Calipari will hereby be synonymous with Big Blue -- and Big Blue alone. UK announced Thursday it signed Calipari to ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:21 pm


Troopers: Kentucky man accused of sodomizing underage boy - WKYT

Troopers: Kentucky man accused of sodomizing underage boy  WKYT

Kentucky State Police say a man is behind bars after he had an inappropriate relationship with an underage boy.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:03 pm


Troopers: New York driver arrested following crash killing Kentucky woman - WKYT

Troopers: New York driver arrested following crash killing Kentucky woman  WKYT

Kentucky State Police say a New York man is behind bars following a crash that killed a Kentucky woman.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 5:53 pm


Troopers: Kentucky man shoots dad in back of the head - WKYT

Troopers: Kentucky man shoots dad in back of the head  WKYT

Kentucky State Police troopers say a son shot his dad in the back of the head Thursday afternoon.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 5:18 pm


Kentucky and Indiana have among highest black homicide rates in nation, report says - Courier Journal

Kentucky and Indiana have among highest black homicide rates in nation, report says  Courier Journal

The Violence Policy Center report found Kentucky and Indiana had the sixth- and fifth-highest black homicide victimization rates in the.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 4:18 pm


ELLIS: Beshear needs Adkins in rural Kentucky | Opinion - Glasgow Daily Times

ELLIS: Beshear needs Adkins in rural Kentucky | Opinion  Glasgow Daily Times

Running for governor is unlike any other political contest in Kentucky. It attracts more attention from Kentucky voters and usually gets personal and nasty.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:51 pm


Gov. Matt Bevin's reelection chances uncertain after fired Hampton aide controversy - Courier Journal

Gov. Matt Bevin's reelection chances uncertain after fired Hampton aide controversy  Courier Journal

When Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin won the Republican primary, he seemed to be the favorite to win in November. But questions are growing, Al Cross says.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:30 pm


Why Hollywood stars want studios to boycott states like Kentucky - WKYT

Why Hollywood stars want studios to boycott states like Kentucky  WKYT

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (WKYT/AP) - Some of Hollywood's biggest stars want studios to boycott states like Kentucky if restrictive abortion laws to go into effect.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:03 pm


'Justice by geography.' Where you live in Kentucky often determines if you stay in jail. - Lexington Herald Leader

'Justice by geography.' Where you live in Kentucky often determines if you stay in jail.  Lexington Herald Leader

In Kentucky, whether you have to pay to get out of jail prior to conviction depends largely on the county where you are arrested, court data shows. Efforts to ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:02 pm


A Kentucky Power Plant's Demise Signals a Reckoning for Coal - InsideClimate News

A Kentucky Power Plant's Demise Signals a Reckoning for Coal  InsideClimate News

LOUISVILLE, Ky—When the six smokestacks of the Cane Run Generating Station came tumbling down in a cloud of dust last weekend as part of a controlled ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:00 pm


Here's what Kentucky football can expect out of Fairfield RB JuTahn McClain - Cincinnati.com

Here's what Kentucky football can expect out of Fairfield RB JuTahn McClain  Cincinnati.com

Here's what the University of Kentucky football program can expect out of Fairfield High School running back commit JuTahn McClain.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 2:58 pm


‘Her own heroine.’ Miss Kentucky 2019 was inspired. Now she’s looking to pay it forward. - Lexington Herald Leader

‘Her own heroine.’ Miss Kentucky 2019 was inspired. Now she’s looking to pay it forward.  Lexington Herald Leader

Lexington native Alex Francke was crowned Miss Kentucky on Saturday. She is also a Lexington native and a University of Kentucky graduate.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 2:45 pm


UK cuts didn’t bury Kentucky archeological group. WKU rescues effort to preserve history. - Lexington Herald Leader

UK cuts didn’t bury Kentucky archeological group. WKU rescues effort to preserve history.  Lexington Herald Leader

WKU signs 10-year partnership with the Kentucky Archeological Survey after it and its jobs were cut from the University of Kentucky. The group works on sites to ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 2:18 pm


Kentucky Dad Donnie Rowe Allegedly Attacks Baby Son While On Drugs | Crime Time - Oxygen

Kentucky Dad Donnie Rowe Allegedly Attacks Baby Son While On Drugs | Crime Time  Oxygen

It's not known whether the baby will survive after suffering multiple skull fractures and retinal hemorrhages allegedly at the hands of his father, investigators say.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 2:03 pm


Kerry Blackshear's transfer decision is still a 'give and take' with Kentucky basketball - Courier Journal

Kerry Blackshear's transfer decision is still a 'give and take' with Kentucky basketball  Courier Journal

The former AAU coach of Kerry Blackshear sees reasons Kentucky basketball is an option for grad transfer despite loaded roster.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 1:33 pm


‘Kentucky has a lot of momentum’ in recruitment of five-star guard Brandon Boston - Lexington Herald Leader

‘Kentucky has a lot of momentum’ in recruitment of five-star guard Brandon Boston  Lexington Herald Leader

Five-star guard Brandon Boston is one of the top players in the basketball recruiting class of 2020, and Kentucky is emerging as the early favorite in his ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 12:22 pm


A Father's Day gem: How 900 Kentucky dads are reconnecting with their kids - Courier Journal

A Father's Day gem: How 900 Kentucky dads are reconnecting with their kids  Courier Journal

4 Your Child, led by a University of Louisville professor, has taught about 900 dads how to better communicate with and co-parent their kids.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 10:41 am


If only the Gateway project were in Kentucky | Editorial - NorthJersey.com

If only the Gateway project were in Kentucky | Editorial  NorthJersey.com

Now we know why New York and New Jersey don't get any love from the Trump administration when it comes to the Gateway tunnel project -- arguably the most ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 9:46 am


Mural Of Muhammad Ali Vandalized In Kentucky - LEX18 Lexington KY News

Mural Of Muhammad Ali Vandalized In Kentucky  LEX18 Lexington KY News

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A vandal has painted the words “racist,” ”antisemitic” and “homophobe” on a mural of boxing champ Muhammad Ali in Kentucky.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 9:01 am


Police: Driver Dragged Kentucky Officer Through Kroger Lot - LEX18 Lexington KY News

Police: Driver Dragged Kentucky Officer Through Kroger Lot  LEX18 Lexington KY News

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP/WAVE 3) — A man is accused of trapping a Kentucky trooper's arm in his car window, dragging the officer through a Kroger parking lot and ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 8:56 am


Walmart employees help Kentucky woman hide from boyfriend, domestic violence suspect - WAVE 3

Walmart employees help Kentucky woman hide from boyfriend, domestic violence suspect  WAVE 3

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WAVE) - An alleged domestic violence victim was able to escape her accused attacker during a trip to Walmart - thanks to a group of ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 1:55 am


Calipari signs new long-term contract to continue ‘special chapter’ at Kentucky. - Lexington Herald Leader

Calipari signs new long-term contract to continue ‘special chapter’ at Kentucky.  Lexington Herald Leader

John Calipari signed a new 10-year contract on Thursday to remain head coach of the University of Kentucky men's basketball team.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 9:17 pm


Kentucky county to sue coal company linked to W.Va. Gov. Justice to collect unpaid taxes - Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky county to sue coal company linked to W.Va. Gov. Justice to collect unpaid taxes  Lexington Herald Leader

Floyd County, in Eastern Kentucky, plans to sue a coal company linked to West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice to collect $670000 in delinquent taxes. The county ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 8:39 pm


Dabo Swinney unleashes his recruiting power in Kentucky - Lexington Herald Leader

Dabo Swinney unleashes his recruiting power in Kentucky  Lexington Herald Leader

Clemson Coach Dabo Swinney has a verbal commitment from the players ranked No. 1 in the class of 2020 by Rivals in five states including Kentucky.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 8:13 pm


Kentucky businesses find creative ways to celebrate National Bourbon Day - Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky businesses find creative ways to celebrate National Bourbon Day  Lexington Herald Leader

Many Kentucky businesses are finding creative ways to help bourbon lovers celebrate National Bourbon Day Friday in Lexington and Bardstown.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:38 pm


Maximum Security will return Sunday for first race since Kentucky Derby disqualification - Courier Journal

Maximum Security will return Sunday for first race since Kentucky Derby disqualification  Courier Journal

Maximum Security, first across the finish line in the Kentucky Derby, but disqualified to 17th place because of a controversial interference ruling, is set to return to ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 6:12 pm


Churchill Downs Unveils Kentucky Derby 146 Logo - BloodHorse.com

Churchill Downs Unveils Kentucky Derby 146 Logo  BloodHorse.com

Churchill Downs Racetrack today unveiled the official Kentucky Derby 146 logo and announced that Keith Anderson will create next year's "Official Art of the ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 3:16 pm


Kentucky deputy got payments that weren’t deposited in office accounts, audit finds - Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky deputy got payments that weren’t deposited in office accounts, audit finds  Lexington Herald Leader

A former Leslie County, Kentucky sheriff's deputy received $6380 in 2017 for doing vehicle inspections, but the money was not put into an office account, ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 2:01 pm


From Olympic gold to Super Bowl MVP, Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame's 2019 class shines - Courier Journal

From Olympic gold to Super Bowl MVP, Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame's 2019 class shines  Courier Journal

Seven Olympic medals. Super Bowl ring. NBA title. The 2019 Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame class makes history and memories.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 1:55 pm


Makur Maker — the nation’s No. 2 prospect — has Kentucky in his recruiting sights - Lexington Herald Leader

Makur Maker — the nation’s No. 2 prospect — has Kentucky in his recruiting sights  Lexington Herald Leader

Five-star basketball recruit Makur Maker wants to visit Kentucky, and he had great things to say about UK head coach John Calipari from the NBPA Top 100 ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 12:26 pm


Muhammad Ali portion of Louisville's 'Kentucky Rushmore' mural vandalized - Courier Journal

Muhammad Ali portion of Louisville's 'Kentucky Rushmore' mural vandalized  Courier Journal

A painting of Muhammad Ali that is featured alongside other historic Kentucky icons on a Bardstown Road mural in Louisville has been vandalized. The words ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 12:22 pm


‘Glaring red flags.’ Kentucky pharmacist sentenced to prison for illegally dispensing drugs. - Lexington Herald Leader

‘Glaring red flags.’ Kentucky pharmacist sentenced to prison for illegally dispensing drugs.  Lexington Herald Leader

A former pharmacist in Williamsburg, Kentucky has been sentenced to six and a half years in prison for illegally dispensing drugs. She would fill prescriptions ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 12:20 pm


Accidental Crash Won't Stop Gay Bar's Pride In Kentucky - LEX18 Lexington KY News

Accidental Crash Won't Stop Gay Bar's Pride In Kentucky  LEX18 Lexington KY News

HIGHLANDS, Ky. (AP) — Police in Kentucky say there was no evil intent involved when a van driver crashed into the front patio of a popular gay bar during Pride ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 11:49 am


'Things have changed': Why more Kentucky towns are embracing LGBTQ pride parades - Courier Journal

'Things have changed': Why more Kentucky towns are embracing LGBTQ pride parades  Courier Journal

Rural communities in Kentucky are beginning to host Pride events, joining the state's cities as acceptance for LGBTQ people grows.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 11:01 am


Kentucky Man Accused Of Severely Beating 2-Month-Old Son - LEX18 Lexington KY News

Kentucky Man Accused Of Severely Beating 2-Month-Old Son  LEX18 Lexington KY News

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man is accused of severely beating his 2-month-old son who's now on life support. News outlets report 28-year-old Donnie ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 9:04 am


At last! Kentucky Olympian who won 7 medals in 1920 inducted into sports hall of fame - Lexington Herald Leader

At last! Kentucky Olympian who won 7 medals in 1920 inducted into sports hall of fame  Lexington Herald Leader

Nearly 100 years after he wowed the world with his record-breaking performance in the 1920 Summer Olympic Games, Kentucky native Willis A. Lee is getting ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 6:02 pm


Better or worse? Previewing Kentucky’s offense in 2019 - Saturday Down South

Better or worse? Previewing Kentucky’s offense in 2019  Saturday Down South

Editor's note: This is the third in a series previewing every SEC team's offense, starting with the East Division. Coming Thursday: Missouri. After a 10-win season ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 4:00 pm


Feds to withdraw approval to build prison on former Kentucky coal mine - Lexington Herald Leader

Feds to withdraw approval to build prison on former Kentucky coal mine  Lexington Herald Leader

The federal government will withdraw its approval to build a prison on a former surface coal mine in Letcher County, according to the county's newspaper.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 3:44 pm


Report: Kentucky counties have inconsistent bail policies - WKYT

Report: Kentucky counties have inconsistent bail policies  WKYT

A new report says Kentucky counties have 'wildly inconsistent' bail practices.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 3:06 pm


Kentucky father accused of fracturing 2-month-old son's skull - WKYT

Kentucky father accused of fracturing 2-month-old son's skull  WKYT

A Kentucky father is behind bars after authorities say he severely beat his newborn son.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 2:36 pm


This Kentucky town is home to a Bonnie and Clyde-style robbery you've never heard of - Courier Journal

This Kentucky town is home to a Bonnie and Clyde-style robbery you've never heard of  Courier Journal

A violent Bonnie and Clyde-style bank robbery took place in West Louisville in 1929. But not in the "West Louisville" you may be thinking about.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 11:27 am


Performance-based pay proposal is another insult to Kentucky's teachers - Courier Journal

Performance-based pay proposal is another insult to Kentucky's teachers  Courier Journal

While performance-based pay might work in the business world, using that model for Kentucky teachers may seem punitive, one educator writes.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 10:26 am


Jim Caldwell's Forecast | Storms blow back into Kentucky - WKYT

Jim Caldwell's Forecast | Storms blow back into Kentucky  WKYT

Another round of storms will be moving through the region today. Most of this activity will not get going until the afternoon & evening.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 10:25 am


Kentucky Designs New Web Portal For Foster Care Kids - LEX18 Lexington KY News

Kentucky Designs New Web Portal For Foster Care Kids  LEX18 Lexington KY News

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services has set up a new website for transition age youth in the foster care system.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 8:55 am


Jim Beam Celebrates Big Bourbon Win With $23 Kentucky Trips - Forbes

Jim Beam Celebrates Big Bourbon Win With $23 Kentucky Trips  Forbes

Jim Beam Black is celebrating a big bourbon tasting win by offering trips to Kentucky's Bourbon Trail to a lucky few winners.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 12:36 am


'Disparate Justice' study shows bail variations in Kentucky counties - Courier Journal

'Disparate Justice' study shows bail variations in Kentucky counties  Courier Journal

Kentuckians charged with crimes are treated so differently in every county when it comes to bail that they might as well live in different countries, a new study has ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 11:23 pm


Kentucky theme park pass giveaway to low-income families devolves into violent scrum - Washington Examiner

Kentucky theme park pass giveaway to low-income families devolves into violent scrum  Washington Examiner

A free giveaway of theme park season passes to low-income families in Kentucky was cut short after chaos broke out when a massive crowd of people showed ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:59 pm


Kentucky’s wild history of dueling is focus of new exhibit (with a hint of Aaron Burr) - Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky’s wild history of dueling is focus of new exhibit (with a hint of Aaron Burr)  Lexington Herald Leader

Dueling Grounds,” a new exhibit sponsored by the Kentucky Historical Society, showcases the history of dueling in Kentucky. The collection includes several ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:56 pm


Horse racing commission asks court to toss Maximum Security lawsuit on Kentucky Derby DQ - Courier Journal

Horse racing commission asks court to toss Maximum Security lawsuit on Kentucky Derby DQ  Courier Journal

The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission is asking a federal judge to dismiss the lawsuit filed by Maximum Security owners Gary and Mary West, arguing the ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 6:22 pm


Critics: McConnell and Chao using a power (couple) play to help his reelection - Courier Journal

Critics: McConnell and Chao using a power (couple) play to help his reelection  Courier Journal

There is criticism that a $78 million arrangement set up by Elaine Chao for Kentucky is to benefit Mitch McConnell's 2020 reelection bid.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 6:12 pm


A Kentucky County Anxiously Anticipates A Future Without Coal - WBUR

A Kentucky County Anxiously Anticipates A Future Without Coal  WBUR

The coal-fired units at the Paradise Fossil Plant in Kentucky were the largest of their kind in the world when they went online in 1963. Soon, the plant's last ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 3:30 pm


Kentucky hunter after viral giraffe kill: 'He was delicious' - WKYT

Kentucky hunter after viral giraffe kill: 'He was delicious'  WKYT

A Kentucky hunter who became the subject of social media backlash following a giraffe kill in South Africa is receiving more attention following an interview.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 2:10 pm


Therapy pigs beaten to death in Kentucky - WAVY.com

Therapy pigs beaten to death in Kentucky  WAVY.com

A brutal attack on pet pigs is the latest in a string of troubling cases in one Kentucky community.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 1:07 pm


Can Kentucky add Kerry Blackshear for next season? ‘I think they do have a shot.’ - Lexington Herald Leader

Can Kentucky add Kerry Blackshear for next season? ‘I think they do have a shot.’  Lexington Herald Leader

Virginia Tech basketball transfer Kerry Blackshear Jr. has already taken recruiting visits to Florida and Arkansas, and it appears that Tennessee and Kentucky ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 8:59 pm


Coal companies tied to W.Va. Gov. Justice agree to pay delinquent Kentucky taxes - Lexington Herald Leader

Coal companies tied to W.Va. Gov. Justice agree to pay delinquent Kentucky taxes  Lexington Herald Leader

Companies tied to West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice have struck a deal to resolve some of the biggest property-tax delinquencies in Eastern Kentucky's coal ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 5:38 pm


Potential danger to patients. Kentucky doctor suspended from practicing. - Lexington Herald Leader

Potential danger to patients. Kentucky doctor suspended from practicing.  Lexington Herald Leader

State regulators barred a Kentucky doctor from practicing after an assessment raised concerns about his skills, including his grasp of screening guidelines for ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 2:50 pm


Miss Kentucky 2019 crowned in Louisville - Courier Journal

Miss Kentucky 2019 crowned in Louisville  Courier Journal

Alex Francke, of Lexington, was crowned Miss Kentucky 2019 on Saturday night in Louisville. She was first-runner up in the 2018 competition.

Published on 9 June 2019 | 5:53 pm


How Kentucky Keeps Horse Racing Deaths Secret - NPR

How Kentucky Keeps Horse Racing Deaths Secret  NPR

When a thoroughbred dies on a Kentucky racetrack, it's almost impossible to learn the circumstances of the death because the Kentucky Horse Racing ...

Published on 8 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Total domination: Indiana All-Stars obliterate Kentucky counterparts for series sweep - Indianapolis Star

Total domination: Indiana All-Stars obliterate Kentucky counterparts for series sweep  Indianapolis Star

It is the 1st time in history of series that dates to 1940 (teams started playing 2 games in 1955) that both games were decided by more than 30 points.

Published on 8 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Kentucky boys get behind early and blown out by Indiana in all-star game - Courier Journal

Kentucky boys get behind early and blown out by Indiana in all-star game  Courier Journal

The Kentucky boys all-star team got down early and never recovered in a blowout loss Friday at Bellarmine's Knights Hall.

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Morning Coffee: How did Kentucky schools perform in this year's MLB draft? - Courier Journal

Morning Coffee: How did Kentucky schools perform in this year's MLB draft?  Courier Journal

The MLB draft wrapped up Wednesday. Kentucky colleges, including UK, Louisville and Morehead State were well represented in the 40-round event.

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Will Kentucky Reelect Governor Matt Bevin? - National Review

Will Kentucky Reelect Governor Matt Bevin?  National Review

The president just put out a tweet for me,” says Governor Matt Bevin as he climbs aboard the Super King Air 200 that serves as Kentucky's twin-turboprop version ...

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


In the Kentucky Governor's Race, It's an Unpopular Man vs. an Unpopular Party - The New York Times

In the Kentucky Governor's Race, It's an Unpopular Man vs. an Unpopular Party  The New York Times

PIKEVILLE, Ky. — Under normal circumstances, the Kentucky governor's race would be all but over except for the concession phone call. The incumbent ...

Published on 1 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Andy Beshear Wins Democratic Primary for Kentucky Governor - The New York Times

Andy Beshear Wins Democratic Primary for Kentucky Governor  The New York Times

Kentucky Democrats on Tuesday nominated the state's attorney general, Andy Beshear, to run against embattled Gov. Matt Bevin, who fended off a surprisingly ...

Published on 21 May 2019 | 7:00 am








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