Local/Regional News

Lexington, KY – Advocates pressing for the relocation of Blue Grass Stockyards to Midway cleared another hurdle Thursday night as the Versailles - Midway - Woodford County Planning and Zoning Commission voted in favor of a controversial amendment to the region's zoning ordinances. Josh James explains.

Lexington – The foundation responsible for bringing the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games to Central Kentucky has unveiled a new logo to be used for the marketing and merchandising of the event.

Lexington, KY – According to a report in the Blood-Horse magazine, several members have recently left the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation's board of directors. Kathleen Adams reports on what that could mean for horses under the group's care in Kentucky.

Lexington, KY – The University of Kentucky College of Engineering has received a one million dollar check from Toyota Manufacturing to establish a new institute for technology development. Josh James has details.

Lexington, KY – Senator Minority leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid introduced the bipartisan America Competes Act Monday. Josh James has more on what the bill might mean for Kentucky.

Lexington, KY – The Central Kentucky Blood Center has a new home in Lexington. Josh James attended the opening and files this report.

Lexington, KY – Georgia Green Stamper tells a Valentine's Day story in this commentary.

Lexington, KY – The Kentucky Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control reported a record year in 2006, regarding efforts to stop underage drinking. Kathleen Adams has details.

Lexington, KY – A top official at the Kentucky Horse Park is reacting to reports that a bill amending the state budget will strip all additional funds for an outdoor arena, which will be used during the 2010 World Equestrian Games. Josh James has more.

Lexington, KY – The Kentucky Department of Parks has designed a series of backcountry adventures that offers participants an opportunity to explore remote regions of the state. Kathleen Adams has details.