Local/Regional News

The Academies Of Lexington Are 'A Game Changer'

Nov 14, 2017

The path to career and college readiness has changed at several high schools here in Fayette County.

Pension Analysis Kept Secret For Now

Nov 14, 2017
Associated Press

Governor Matt Bevin's administration says it will not release an analysis of how much money a pension bill would cost taxpayers because the proposal is not yet finished.

Rand Paul Back On Senate Floor

Nov 14, 2017
Associated Press

Walking gingerly, Sen. Rand Paul returned to the Senate on Monday following an attack in his yard that left him with six broken ribs.

AP Photo/Hal Yeager

The top Republican in the Senate said Monday GOP candidate Roy Moore should quit his Alabama race amid allegations he had sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl and pursued romantic relationships with other teenage girls decades ago. "I believe the women," said Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.

Sen. Rand Paul Returns To Washington Following Assault

Nov 13, 2017
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais

Republican U.S. Sen. Rand Paul said Monday he is returning to Washington following an attack in his yard that left him with six broken ribs.

Kentucky Pension Debt Jumps $5 Billion, Consultants Say

Nov 13, 2017
Josh James

Kentucky's public pension debt has jumped by more than $5 billion for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2017.

Changes Coming To The Kentucky Derby Museum

Nov 13, 2017
Churchill Downs

The Kentucky Derby Museum has announced a $6.5 million project to renovate and expand.

101st Fort Campbell Airborne Soldier Dies In Iraq

Nov 13, 2017
Fort Campbell

A soldier with the 101st Airborne Division has died in Iraq from what the Department of Defense says were injuries sustained during a non-combat-related incident.

Input Sought For Public Schools Bible Courses

Nov 13, 2017
Associated Press

State education officials in Kentucky are seeking public input in developing Bible literacy standards for social studies courses in public schools.

Plane Crashes In Kentucky, Four Killed

Nov 13, 2017
Lex-18

Kentucky State Police say 41-year-old Kyle P. Stewart, 40-year-old Quinton D. Whitaker, 41-year-old Scott T. Foster and his son, 15-year-old Noah Foster were killed Sunday afternoon when the small plane crashed in Barren County in south-central Kentucky.

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