Florida Surgeon To Lead UK Pediatric Heart Surgery Program

Oct 18, 2016
UK Healthcare

A Florida surgeon has been hired to lead the effort to bring complicated pediatric heart surgeries back to the University of Kentucky after a four-year absence.

The track at Lafayette High School was covered in pink and purple, the favorite colors of 15-year old Trinity Gay. The daughter of Olympian Tyson Gay was killed when she got caught in the crossfire of a shootout outside a Lexington restaurant Sunday morning.

Judge Orders Bevin To Release Money To Universities

Oct 17, 2016
Associated Press

A state judge has ordered Republican Gov. Matt Bevin to release $17.8 million to most public colleges and universities.  Franklin Circuit Judge Thomas Wingate signed the order on Monday. It says Bevin must release the money within three days.


A father and son are the latest arrests in the investigation into the fatal shooting of the 15-year-old daughter of Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay.

West Sixth, Ethereal Farming Out New Ventures This Week On The Business Side

Oct 17, 2016
West Sixth Farm

This week on the Business Side WUKY's Alan Lytle talks with Business Lexington Managing Editor David Nichols about some farm-related initiatives announced by two of Lexington's more prominent craft brewers.

Ann Sydney Taylor

This week DeBraun Thomas spends a few quality minutes with multi-instrumentalist Jimmy Earley.

Associated Press

Two men are looking at some serious jail time after a federal grand jury indicted them for distributing carfentanil, a synthetic opioid 10,000 times more potent than morphine, which resulted in seven overdoses last month in Rowan County.

UK Athletics

Kentucky Coach John Calipari has another young and talented team ready to show its stuff at Big Blue Madness.  During his annual Media Day luncheon Coach Cal reiterated that it takes special players to thrive at a special place like Kentucky.

Lexington Government Communications.

Lexington’s emergency services just became more efficient Thursday with the opening of the new Public Safety Operations Center.  Karyn Czar reports.

Race And Policing Focus Of Day-Long UK Symposium

Oct 13, 2016
UK Now

A mix of researchers, scholars, and other academics will broadly discuss the complex issues of race and policing at a special symposium this Friday at the University of Kentucky.