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Kentucky legislators took the first step Tuesday in creating a new way of funding higher education that would funnel $1 billion to public universities and colleges based on their graduation rates and other performance measures.
(Source: LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The countdown is on to what will be a chance of a lifetime event in WAVE Country.
Over the past few months, we've heard repeated false allegations regarding massive voter fraud in the 2016 election. I recently reported to Congress that in Kentucky there is no factual basis for such claims. And my fellow secretaries of state across ...
The non-conference slate features such powerhouses as Southern Miss, Eastern Kentucky and Eastern Michigan. And in conference, other than a home game against Florida, you're looking at six-win South Carolina and four-win Missouri.
FRANKFORT - The Kentucky Main Street Program (KYMS) recently announced that 39 participating communities reported cumulative investment of $109,741,515 in their commercial downtown districts in 2016, a number that includes $75,070,029 of private ...
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Dominique Hawkins is by nature a remarkably cheerful guy. Ask him what is the longest he's ever gone between smiles and Kentucky's 6-foot senior guard estimates "30 seconds or so," through another wide, toothy grin. But this final ...
Arriving about noon, the Kentucky Republican was greeted with a standing ovation after being introduced by local elected officials.
Prior to 2014, there were more than 400,000 uninsured patients in Kentucky that still received medical care from hospital and provider networks, often through expensive emergency room visits.
Granted, the rest of the Pelicans roster is a disaster. Point guard Jrue Holiday might be the only other player on the roster who could be considered more than replacement level.
They and their allies have taken to social media to warn that SB 214 would destabilize a Kentucky business sector that's been based on uniform, statewide Kentucky Public Service Commission rules over how people who buy solar panels are compensated ...
Some rejoice at the thought. Others recoil. Either way, it's "very, very likely" charter schools are coming to Kentucky, said Rep. John "Bam" Carney, the House education Committee chair who on Friday filed a bill that would allow an unlimited number of ...
Epicharis (Jpn) defeated Adirato (Jpn) in the Hyacinth at Tokyo Racecourse on Sunday to remain unbeaten in four starts; the colt garnered 50 points and an invitation to compete in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands on Saturday, May 6 at ...
Two people wanted in Cape Girardeau are in police custody in Louisville after a high-speed chase with Kentucky State Police, according to Metrosafe.
Kentucky State Police say a man shot last week by an officer who was responding to a reported domestic disturbance has died.
Frankfort, KY. - When Kentucky high school students read the line "'twere well it were done quickly" in Shakespeare's Macbeth, some state lawmakers want to make sure they don't miss the reference.
Kevin Bratcher (R-29), calls for all Kentucky school districts to permit a student to enroll in the school nearest to their home starting with the 2019-20 year.
Now that is how you put on a show for the hometown crowd when you're hosting the NBA All-Star Game. Former Kentucky star Anthony Davis set an All-Star scoring record with 52 points (plus 10 rebounds) on his way to MVP honors Sunday night.
Three former Kentucky players are playing in Sunday night's NBA All-Star Game. Apparently, that was enough to get Wildcats coach John Calipari to make the trip to New Orleans.
Frankfort, KY (WCMH) - A Kentucky lawmaker has introduced a bill that would require men seeking treatment for erectile dysfunction to jump through several hoops beforehand.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - An experiment developed by two Kentucky students has been sent into space. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Will Casto and Danielle Gibson are students at the Craft Academy for Excellence in science and Mathematics, a high ...
DeMarcus Cousins says an all-Kentucky team would win an NBA title.
Frankfort, KY (WCMH) - A Kentucky lawmaker has introduced a bill that would require men seeking treatment for erectile dysfunction to jump through several hoops beforehand.
In a Monday, Feb. 13, 2017 photo, Kentucky Republican state Sen. Ralph Alvarado sits in the Senate floor in Frankfort, KY. Alvarado, a medical doctor in the Kentucky Senate, is leading the effort to restrict smoking in a state that leads the country in ...
Which is news to the constituents he ran away from last week back home in Kentucky. McConnell is going back to Kentucky next week for the Presidents' Day recess, but he's only scheduled to meet friendly groups as of now, like various chambers of ...
Knoxville, Tenn. - The Kentucky swimming and diving team wrapped up its successful run at the 2017 Southeastern Conference Championships Saturday night with the women posting their highest finish since the 1999 campaign, placing third with a score ...
Kenneth Austin, grandson of Chicago Ald. Carrie Austin, 34th, has been indicted on charges of murder, robbery in the first degree, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon and tampering with physical evidence in the fatal shooting of a man in ...
(AP) -- Training sessions start soon for citizen Foster Care Review Board members, and volunteers are needed in 37 Kentucky counties. The Administrative Office of the Courts said in a news release that volunteers are needed to review cases of children ...
LOUISVILLE -- A Kentucky man accused of driving his truck at a police officer, who responded by opening fire, has died more than a week after he was shot when a domestic disturbance escalated into the confrontation, Kentucky State Police said Friday.
With initial approval to block Planned Parenthood funding in Kentucky, the state quickly continues course on a path against reproductive freedom; two recently-signed Kentucky laws require ban abortion after the 19th week of pregnancy and women ...
The Kentucky Senate on Friday unanimously approved a wide-ranging public education bill that would establish a new process for intervening in low-performing schools and establish a new process for reviewing classroom academic standards.
Kentucky State Police said the reward is being offered by the family of Calvin and Pam Phillips, who were slain in November 2015 in Pembroke.
Stop me if you've heard this before but Colin Cowherd is serving up hot takes on former Kentucky players in the NBA. Cowherd, on his radio show, somehow crafted a take that went beyond his usual target, John Wall, and managed to blast every single ...
LEXINGTON, Ky. - John Calipari sounds pleased that the University of Kentucky's Board of Trustees on Friday approved a plan for up to $5 million in upgrades to the men's basketball locker rooms at the Joe Craft Center where the Wildcats practice.
LEXINGTON, Ky. - John Calipari sounded a few weeks ago like he'd just about given up trying to fix forward Derek Willis' defense.
70-year-old Kentucky Man Found Dead in Burned Home. Kentucky State Police say a 70-year-old southeastern Kentucky man has been found dead inside a home that burned. Feb. 17, 2017, at 5:57 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel.
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Sacha Killeya-Jones is a 6-foot-10 former McDonald's All-American, a 5-star freshman at Kentucky. Guys like him usually play a major role for John Calipari's Wildcats.
13 Kentucky at Georgia: After producing one of its best all-around performances in an 83-58 blowout of Tennessee, Kentucky goes on the road Saturday to face a Georgia team in desperate need of a signature victory. Georgia has suffered plenty of close ...
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - University of Arkansas senior Jessica Jackson scored 24 points and the Razorbacks nearly erased two double-digit deficits but they were unable to complete the comeback falling to Kentucky, 69-62, in Bud Walton Arena on Thursday.
ASHLAND Kentucky Power customers got the chance to have their questions answered Monday evening during a Community Outreach Workshop.
On Valentine's Day, Kentucky State University professed its love for one of its own. Gus T. Ridgel, who formerly headed the university's Business and economics department and served as vice president for finance and administration, was named "Living ...
BEDFORD, Ky. (WLKY) - A man is in custody after a doctor's office became a violent crime scene Tuesday morning. Kentucky State Police said Lora Cable, 36, was shot and killed at the First You Medical Center on Alexander Avenue in Bedford. police said ...





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