The Breeders' Cup at Keeneland and an unprecedented amount of flight options are being credited for a record number of passengers using Blue Grass Airport in 2015. Spokesperson Amy Caudill says more than 1.2 million travelers factored the hub into their travel plans.
The University of Kentucky observed the 50th anniversary of the state's civil rights law with a day-long symposium in the College of Law. Dean David Brennen told WUKY it was an opportunity to simultaneously look back and ahead.
Wednesday afternoon Dr. Eli Capilouto, President of the University of Kentucky sent out the following letter to students, faculty, staff and parents in response to Governor Matt Bevin's Budget Address.
Another veteran Kentucky House Democrat has decided not to seek re-election this year. Rep. Leslie Combs of Pikeville announced on her Facebook page Tuesday that she will not be on the ballot when Democrats try to maintain their historic control of the House.
Lexington Mayor Jim Gray's name will be on the ballot in the Democratic primary for the U.S. Senate race. Today was the deadline to file and Gray was in Frankfort turning in the paperwork this morning.