WUKY In Depth

In depth stories from the WUKY news team.

Lexington, KY – Hear Doug Boyd with the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky relate the little known tale of how the office of the vice president became "the veep".

Lexington, KY – Doug Boyd with the Louie B. Nunn Center For Oral History at The University of Kentucky chats with Alan Lytle about an important healthcare initiative that's still going strong in Kentucky.

Lexington, KY – Doug Boyd from the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History shares an interesting clip of former First Lady Jackie Kennedy and her friendship with the influential Senator.

Lexington, KY – Hear a powerful, first-hand account of the Normandy Invasion by Kentuckian Jess Beasley. Special thanks to Doug Boyd, with the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky.

Lexington, KY – Amateur and professional landscapers alike see to have a special aversion to a pesky weed called kudzu. It was introduced in this country back in 1876 at the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia. Since that time, kudzu vines have cropped up all over the Southeastern U-S. Now, as Dr. Bob DeMattina with the University of Kentucky's College of Agriculture reports, area meat goat producers are discovering a hidden benefit to kudzu.

Russell Springs, KY – In this edition of "Focus On UK" we visit a new hispanic garden project. Special thanks, University of Kentucky Agricultural Communications Department.

Lexington, KY – Hall of Fame Journalist and WUKY Political Analyst, Ken Kurtz sizes up the recently concluded legislative session.

Lexington, KY – Lexington Theological Seminary student Bob Silvanik is part of a faith-based delegation traveling to the Middle East to begin a two week "Peace Mission". Kathleen Adams recently met with Silvanik, and the 49 year old discussed his hopes for the trip.

Lexington, KY – Alan Lytle talks with an award-winning tuba player.

Lexington, KY – Alan Lytle examines a senior hunger study underway at UK.