University of Kentucky

Kentucky Adds Verbal Commitment from 2019’s John Michael Gordon

According to his club team, Lynchburg YMCA Swim Team, <b>John Michael Gordon</b> has verbally committed to the University of Kentucky Wildcats for 2019-20 …

Kentucky

University partners with military to study optimal fitness

The University of Kentucky has been awarded a contract from the Defense Department to study physical and mental fitness.<p>WKYT-TV reports UK President …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

UK opens new research building to help solve Kentucky’s health woes

University of Kentucky officials celebrated the opening of a new, $265 million research building aimed at solving health disparities that plague …

Kentucky

Coroner rules infant death homicide; police investigating

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky coroner has ruled the death of a 4-month-old infant as homicide and police say they are investigating.<p>The Fayette …

Kentucky

UK Student Arraigned on DUI Charge in Fatal Crash

Sep 19, 2018<p><b>LEXINGTON, Ky.</b> -- A University of Kentucky student accused of driving drunk and killing a 4-year-old boy has entered a not guilty plea to …

Kentucky

UK’s athletics Hall of Fame has 162 members. Meet the six who will join them Friday.

Anthony Davis of the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans leads a class of six former University of Kentucky coaches and players into the school’s athletics …

Hall of Fame

National ATO fraternity bans UK chapter after death of four-year-old

The national Alpha Tau Omega chapter has dissolved its University of Kentucky chapter following the death of a four-year-old boy who was struck by a …

Kentucky

UK women's basketball walk-on guard retiring for medical reasons

<b>LEXINGTON, Ky. (WYMT) -</b> The University of Kentucky announced Wednesday Paige Poffenberger is retiring from the women's basketball team.<p>The</b> …

Women's Basketball

Attorney: UK student Jacob Heil ‘despondent’ over death of 4-year-old

Jacob Heil, the University of Kentucky student who allegedly struck a 4-year-old boy Saturday with his car, is “despondent” over the child’s death, …

Kentucky

4-Year-Old Boy Dies After Accident During SEC Football Game

A 4-year-old boy that was hit by a car on gameday of an SEC college football game has passed away, the school announced on Monday night.<p>The child was …

Kentucky

Boy Struck By Car During UK Football Game Dies

Just Now<p><b>(Lexington, KY) -</b> A four-year-old boy who was struck by a car during a University of Kentucky football game has died.<p>University of Kentucky …

Kentucky

Over 55 colleges to attend Edison State Community College fair Sep. 27

Edison State Community College is holding their annual college fair on Thursday, Sep. 27 from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. in the North Hall, according …

Ohio State University

UK student told police he drank two beers, had left tailgating before hitting 4-year-old

The driver of a car that hit a 4-year-old boy told police that he consumed two beers and that he left from “game tailgating” before the accident, …

Kentucky

‘He’s a fighter.’ Deputy who was shot has ‘life-changing’ injuries, Scott sheriff says.

A Scott County deputy who was shot in the line of duty last week has “severe injuries that are life changing,” and his legs are mostly paralyzed, …

Lexington

Drop in Black Freshman Enrollment Raises Concern at UK

<i>By The Associated Press</i><p>LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — University of Kentucky officials are expressing concern over a double-digit drop in the number of Black …

Black Students

Two people shot on Paris Pike in Lexington

Two people were hospitalized after being shot at a convenience store on Paris Pike early Saturday morning, according to WKYT, the Herald-Leader’s …

Kentucky

10 win over Murray State

Kentucky defeated Murray State 48-10 in a non-conference college football game at Kroger Field in Lexington on Saturday. The Wildcats (3-0, 1-0 SEC) …

Kentucky

University of Kentucky announces fundraising campaign

The University of Kentucky has launched the public phase of a $2 billion-plus fundraising campaign, laying out a set of goals that include expanding student scholarships and boosting medical research in a state struggling with high rates of cancer and other chronic illnesses.<p>The state's flagship …

Kentucky

Code Yellow: University of Kentucky restricts 'free' speech to limited areas, times

As of May 2018, the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky. has a yellow speech rating from the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, a …

U.S. Politics

Transforming Tuition Planning at the University of Kentucky

Tuition revenue has become an increasingly important source of funding, yet tuition planning processes and systems remain immature. This webcast will …

Kentucky

More students. More scholars. More structures. UK launches biggest fundraiser ever.

University of Kentucky officials kicked off a capital campaign Friday night to raise $2.1 billion, its largest goal ever to expand scholarships, …

Kentucky

Rupp’s four championship teams to be honored. See what else UK has planned.

The University of Kentucky’s reunion committee announced Friday that 10 elite UK teams from the past will be recognized during the 2018-19 school …

National Championship

Teen Whose Car Was Totaled by University of Kentucky Fans Gets New One for Free

A celebration in Kentucky got out of control and ended with a teen's car getting destroyed. All hell broke loose when the University of Kentucky …

Kentucky

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Your houseplants spend all their time indoors where the temperature, sunlight, and humidity may not be optimal. That makes them easy prey for plant …

Houseplants

Teen Gets New Car After His Was Totaled by Wild University of Kentucky Fans

Matt O'Hara doesn't even go to the University of Kentucky, but that didn't stop his car from being totaled at the hands of rabid fans celebrating the …

Human Interest

Kentucky troopers: Deputy shot at rest stop, suspect killed

Kentucky troopers say a sheriff's deputy was shot at a rest stop, and the suspected shooter was killed.<p>Trooper Bernie Napier said in a statement that …

Kentucky

Nashville partner to lead Birmingham firm

The board of regional law firm Bradley Arant Boult Cummings has named Jonathan Skeeters, a partner in its Nashville office, as the new chairman and …

Nashville

Dealership replaces car flipped by celebrating Kentucky fans | FOX Sports

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A man’s car fell victim to celebrating University of Kentucky fans and has been replaced by a local dealership.<p>News outlets …

Kentucky

Experience a Star-Studded TOBA Awards Dinner

• ABRFilms<br>• September 11, 2018 7:51 PM<br>• 1:42<p>TOBA hosts a national awards dinner each year, highlighting some of the stars of the sport. This year brought …

Horses

University of Kentucky soccer players penalized for pickup game with Foo Fighters

The NCAA penalized four University of Kentucky soccer players for participating in a pickup game in May with members of the rock band Foo Fighters.<p>Three members from the Wildcats men’s team and one member from the women’s team will be forced to miss two supervised team activities after they were …

Foo Fighters