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  1. 2014 Governor's Scholar SelectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Bbech tree news

    A total of six Butler County High School students have been selected to participate in the Governor's Scholars Program.


  2. Pinning hopes on pitchers, defense, Legends hold off Augusta 5-4Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

    Lexington Legends starting pitcher Luis Santos, right, got a visit from pitching coach Steve Merriman during Thursday night's game against the Augusta GreenJackets at Whitaker Bank Ballpark.


  3. Work goes on for I-471 exit laneRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Does something about your community have you puzzled? Email and we'll do our best to track down answers.


  4. Link | Opinion: Cruz, Rand Paul claim to be Reagan's heirRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 |

    Two newcomers, Sens. Rand Paul of Kentucky and Ted Cruz of Texas, are the hottest figures in the dominant conservative wing of the Republican Party.


  5. Kentucky Legislative SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Once again, the legislative session ends without lawmakers addressing a pension fund shortfall for public school teachers that marches toward a billion dollars with each passing day, although they did fully fund the state's annual contribution to Kentucky Retirement Systems, which had gone underfunded all but seven of the past 22 years.


  6. Dead for now: Kentucky bill allowing twin Paul 2016 runsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CNN

    A bill allowing Kentucky GOP Sen. Rand Paul to simultaneously run for the presidency and re-election to his U.S. Senate seat in 2016 died earlier this week when the Kentucky legislature adjourned for the year.


  7. Embargoed AJPH Research: School Bullying and Fighting, Smoke-Free Impacts, Firearm Safety LawsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Newswise

    However, the prevalence of carrying weapons increased among white students. Using survey data from the Health Behavior in School-Aged Children study, researchers analyzed trends in bullying, physical fighting and carrying of weapons among sixth- through 10th-grade students between 1998 and 2010.


  8. Beshear announces Kentucky Innovation Network office in PikevilleRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Floyd County Times

    The Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development is establishing a Kentucky Innovation Network office in Pikeville.


  9. Milton-Madison Bridge to reopen by Thursday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Trucker

    A new Ohio River bridge is set to reopen to traffic by Thursday night after a more than month-long closure forced motorists to travel 25 miles to the nearest alternate bridge in southeast Indiana, the Indiana Department of Transportation said Wednesday.


  10. The white bass runs are finally hereRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | News Democrat

    It is now April. If you asked most Kentuckians what it feels like weather wise, they would say it is the first of March.


  11. Conway defends Kentucky law withholding absentee voter listsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. A Kentucky State Senate candidate who sued for access to absentee voter data has a "fundamental misunderstanding" of the First Amendment, lawyers for Attorney General Jack Conway argue in a recent court filing.


  12. Honoring the victims of child abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    Katie Jo Ballard, the Executive Director of the Governor's Office of Children and Families was the program's guest speaker As Child Abuse Awareness Month draws to a close, there's a renewed initiative to continue to fight this violent crime.


  13. More questions than answers at forum held for new VA hospitalRead the original story

    Yesterday | WHAS11

    It was a night of many questions and few answers for military families and residents who will become neighbors of Louisville's future Robley Rex VA Medical Center .


  14. Owensboro Airport Receives Federal GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WEHT

    More people are choosing to fly out of the Owensboro Daviess County Airport, and the feds are taking notice.


  15. Trial lawyer is a heroRead the original story

    Wednesday | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    One of the great moments of my life was sitting next to legendary Louisville attorney Frank Haddad at a luncheon when he found that he had received the first Peter Perlman Outstanding Trial Lawyer award from the Kentucky Academy of Trial Lawyers.


  16. Semi strikes dump truck, overturns onto SUVRead the original story

    Wednesday | Grayson News Gazette

    A tractor trailer struck a dump truck then overturned onto a Chevrolet Tahoe on the Western Kentucky Parkway on Thursday afternoon.


  17. News Minute: Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    Wednesday | WTVF Nashville

    TV's "Science Guy" Bill Nye says he underestimated the impact of a February debate in Kentucky on evolution and creationism that drew a massive online audience.


  18. Most Kentuckians choose nonprofit for insuranceRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | WTVF Nashville

    A nonprofit health cooperative has sold 77 percent of the private health insurance plans purchased through Kentucky's health insurance marketplace.


  19. Jackie Robinson Day recalls link between Rickey, RuppRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WKYT

    For most people, April 15 represents headaches -- tax forms due, the last-minute scramble to line up all that paperwork.


  20. Outside Donors Bankroll Kentucky Senate RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Wall Street Journal

    Former President Bill Clinton joins Democratic Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes for a campaign event in Louisville, Ky., Feb. 25. The campaigns of both Ms.