Updated: 6:19 PM It's a combination that proves "Kentucky Cares." On Friday -- the day Kentucky Wildcats make their 2012 Southeastern Conference tournament debut in New Orleans -- the American Red Cross is joining forces with WKYT, The Lexington-Herald Leader, Clear Channel Radio, UK IMG Sports Marketing and Central Bank in the "Kentucky Cares" campaign to make sure the victims of last week's tornado outbreak remain in everyone's thoughts.
Posted: 5:58 PM The 7th Annual Alltech Vocal Scholarship Competition awarded more than half a million dollars in scholarship prizes to fifteen students, coming from as far as Korea, who will be beginning their studies at the University of Kentucky this fall semester.
Updated: 8:41 AM Jean R. Hale to speak at Lexington NAWBO March Meeting. Ms. Hale holds a BS in Business and a minor in Mathematics from Pikeville College (now University of Pikeville) both of which have been very useful in her chosen profession.
Updated: 11:29 AM After struggling for years with high school dropout rates that exceeded both the state and national averages, educators in Clay County are joining with community leaders, parents, and students to fight one of the region’s greatest educational challenges.
Posted: 8:49 AM The Home Instead Senior Care® office serving seniors in Clark, Madison, Jessamine and Garrard Counties has announced the Salute to Senior Service program to honor senior volunteers for the tireless contributions they make to their local communities.
Posted: 8:07 AM The Central Kentucky Home, Garden & Flower Show is the largest and longest-running show of its kind in Kentucky. Presented since 1976 at Lexington Center’s Heritage Hall and Rupp Arena, the title sponsor of this 37th annual show is AAA Insurance.
Updated: 7:18 PM Home Builders Care, the charitable arm of the Home Builders Association of Lexington (HBAL), is proud to announce the recipient of the HBC Disabled Veteran’s Home is Kenyata Johnson. The ground breaking ceremony will be held Monday, February 20, at 10:00 a.m., at 464 Shropshire Avenue, which is located in the Equestrian View neighborhood.
Updated: 7:18 PM LOUISVILLE, KY –In 2011, Verizon Wireless donated 837,000 minutes of service and gave more than $100,000 in grants to Kentucky shelters and other organizations as part of its overall commitment to preventing domestic violence and putting resources into the hands of survivors.
Updated: 7:23 PM The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has listed two freshwater mussels – the rayed bean and the snuffbox – as endangered under the federal Endangered Species Act. The two mussels are found in river systems in the eastern United States.
Updated: 6:48 PM Approximately 700 public, private and home school students in grades four through 12 participated today in the 28th annual Kentucky American Water Science Fair coordinated by Fayette County Public Schools at Bryan Station High School in Lexington.
Posted: 9:10 AM The Richmond Chamber of Commerce hosts its monthly Eggs-n-Issues Wednesday, February 8, featuring the State of the City Address with Mayor Jim Barnes. The event includes breakfast and begins at 8:00am at Arlington House.
Updated: 4:13 PM FRANKFORT, Ky. —Agriculture Commissioner James Comer today issued a relief payment to
a Waynesburg grain farmer who failed to get paid when he sold his grain to a company that filed
Updated: 7:18 PM Alexandria, VA (January 9, 2012) – The American Diabetes Association is pleased to announce that Logan Nicole Gregory, 17, is the Association’s 2012 National Youth Advocate. Logan Nicole, of Lexington, KY, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when she was two years old. As the Association’s National Youth Advocate, she will focus on promoting the Association’s advocacy initiatives and encouraging children and adults to become involved in the fight to Stop Diabetes®.