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Eastern Kentucky man accused of raping and sodomizing high school girl  WKYT

Kentucky State Police have arrested an eastern Kentucky man accused of raping and sodomizing a 16-year-old girl.

Eastern Ky. superintendents advance education a catalyst for economic and community revitalization  User-generated content

By Ron Daley and John White Special to NKyTribune. More than 20 superintendents and the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative (KVEC) presented a ...

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Solar bill passes Kentucky House, heads back to Senate  Star Tribune

Lawmakers in coal-loving Kentucky have approved a bill that could make solar panels less lucrative for residential customers beyond 2020.

Star Tribune
Man accused of shooting woman with shotgun in eastern Kentucky captured  WKYT

A man accused of shooting his girlfriend with a shotgun in eastern Kentucky is now in custody.

Enerblu delays eastern Kentucky project by 1 year  WKYT

A proposed battery manufacturing plant on a reclaimed coal mine in eastern Kentucky has been delayed at least one year after the company discovered ...

Eastern Kentucky teacher accused of inappropriately touching teen girl  WKYT

Kentucky State Police say a man is behind bars after inappropriately touching a teenage girl.

A $12 million school in eastern Kentucky is complete, but can't open  Lexington Herald Leader

A new $12 million dollar school in Floyd County that was supposed to open by last October is sitting empty because of a lack of water pressure.

Lexington Herald Leader
Belmont versus Eastern Kentucky pitted the Ohio Valley’s present against its future  Mid-Major Madness

RICHMOND, KY — The thunderstorm that accompanied Belmont's arrival to Alumni Coliseum was a dazzling bit of irony that would not be lost on anyone who ...

Mid-Major Madness
Eastern Kentucky church sliding down hillside  WSAZ-TV

Inside nearly every church, you will find people singing and worshiping on Sunday.

This town was built by a coal company. Now it’s leading an energy efficiency program.  Lexington Herald Leader

The town of Benham in Harlan County found $200000 for its energy efficiency program, Benham$aves, which residents hope could bring jobs and a better ...

Lexington Herald Leader
Murray State looks to extend streak vs EKU  Washington Post

Murray State looks for its sixth straight win in the head-to-head series over EKU.

Washington Post
McClain, Windler power Belmont past Eastern Kentucky  Washington Post

Kevin McClain had 27 points, 12 rebounds and five assists, Dylan Windler also had a double-double, and Belmont defeated Eastern Kentucky 83-65.

Washington Post
Baker, Harris help Morehead St. beat E. Kentucky 78-72  Centre Daily Times

James Baker and Lamontray Harris each had a double-double as Morehead State topped Eastern Kentucky 78-72.

Centre Daily Times
'Top Chef' episode recap: Which chef will be named 'The Greatest?'  Courier Journal

Warning: This article contains spoilers for episode 11 of "Top Chef" season 16. Who will be the greatest on "Top Chef"? We're down to just six contestants in ...

Courier Journal
Troopers: Eastern Kentucky man arrested after stabbing Florida man to death  WKYT

Kentucky State Police says a man is charged with murder after stabbing a Florida man to death.

Could political ties help Braidy Industries get a major federal loan?  Courier Journal

President Donald Trump and other politicians have taken notice of Braidy Industries. Will that help it get a U.S. government loan for a Kentucky mill?

Courier Journal
2 Eastern Ky. school districts close due to illnesses  WSAZ-TV

Russell Independent Schools and Paintsville Independent Schools will be closed Friday, Jan. 25.

Kentucky sheriff suspends law enforcement over lack of funding: ‘Lock your doors, load your guns’  Fox News

Martin County Sheriff John Kirk has told the local court he is suspending all law enforcement activities due to a lack of funding.

Fox News
KentuckyOne Health changes name to CHI Saint Joseph in central, eastern Kentucky  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The nine KentuckyOne Health hospitals and dozens of other KentuckyOne facilities and doctor practices in central and eastern ...

App State softball team falls 7-6 to Eastern Kentucky  Watauga Democrat

ELON – The Appalachian State softball team dropped an extra-inning 7-6 loss to Eastern Kentucky on Feb. 9.

Watauga Democrat
Racers win third straight, stifle Eastern Kentucky in 4Q  Paducah Sun

Murray State women's basketball picked up its third straight win and sixth in Ohio Valley Conference play on Thursday, 76-63 against Eastern Kentucky in ...

Paducah Sun
‘A can’t miss circus act.’ Get to know Kentucky’s best college basketball player.  Lexington Herald Leader

Murray State and sophomore sensation Ja Morant visit Eastern Kentucky University on Saturday, February 16. Here are five things to know about the Racers ...

Lexington Herald Leader
Eastern Kentucky Private Program Seeks Foster Parents  U.S. News & World Report

ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — There is a critical need for local foster parents with loving homes.

U.S. News & World Report
AK Steel to Close Mostly Idled Plant in Eastern Kentucky  WOWK

AK Steel is closing an eastern Kentucky plant that was mostly idled more than three years ago.

OVC Notebook: Eastern Kentucky remains winless in OVC play  The Daily Eastern News

Can someone check for a pulse on Eastern Kentucky's women's basketball team please? I am beginning to worry. The Eastern Kentucky women's basketball ...

The Daily Eastern News
TVA to close plants in East Tennessee and Kentucky  WVLT.TV

The Tennessee Valley Authority voted Thursday to retire the remaining coal-fired units.

Braidy wants $800M from US program that hasn't given a loan in 8 years  Courier Journal

Braidy Industries wants to borrow up to $800 million for its Ashland aluminum mill from the Energy Department, but it hasn't issued a loan since 2011.

Courier Journal
Mayo hits 2000-point milestone in Eastern Kentucky's win  Washington Post

It took just 65 seconds for Nick Mayo to go where no Eastern Kentucky Colonel had gone before him and JacQuess Hobbs made sure it came with a victory ...

Washington Post
Oregon State quarterback Conor Blount transfers to Eastern Kentucky  OregonLive

Former Oregon State quarterback Conor Blount has found a new home, as he has completed a transfer to Eastern Kentucky. The school announced the transfer ...

Arrested Eastern Kentucky man is accused of 7 bank robberies  Lexington Herald Leader

A Pikeville man dubbed 'The Traveling Bandit' by the FBI has been arrested in Colorado following a string of bank robberies in Florida, Tennessee, Illinois, ...

Lexington Herald Leader
UK DC Matt House reverses course, takes job with Kansas City Chiefs  Courier Journal

After initially deciding to stay at Kentucky, defensive coordinator Matt House has reversed course to take a job with the Kansas City Chiefs.

Courier Journal
Battery company suspends plans for eastern Ky. plant  Williamson Daily News

The Associated PressPIKEVILLE, Ky. - A battery manufacturer says it is suspending plans to build a $372 million facility and hire 875 workers in the heart of ...

Williamson Daily News
Mental Health Care Improving For Children In Eastern Kentucky With Telehealth  WEKU

More than 3000 children in 10 eastern Kentucky counties are being provided with better access to specialty mental health care through telehealth.

'Lock your doors, load your guns' Kentucky sheriff suspends laws after lack of funding  WDSU New Orleans

A sheriff in one Kentucky county is warning residents to police themselves after he says he was forced to shut down his office due to a lack of funding.

WDSU New Orleans
Kentucky by Heart: Sharing some nonfiction titles celebrating Appalachian Eastern Kentucky  User-generated content

By Steve Flairty NKyTribune columnist. Although I was raised in the northern part of Kentucky and have spent adulthood living in the central part of the state, I've ...

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Redhawks fall on the road to Eastern Kentucky 85-83  KFVS

(KFVS) - The Southeast Missouri State Redhawks traveled to Eastern Kentucky University to take on the Colonels. Redhawks guard Skylar Hogan has 20 points, ...

Battery company suspends plans for eastern Kentucky plant - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) – A battery manufacturer says it is suspending plans to build a $372 million facility and hire 875 workers in the heart of Appalachia.

School chiefs to lobby for eastern Kentucky schools  The Independent

FRANKFORT Eastern Kentucky school superintendents will unveil a blueprint for rural-school equity Tuesday in Frankfort.

The Independent
‘They’re not giving us a chance.’ Kentucky baseball out to shock the SEC again.  Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky baseball looks to ace lefthander Zack Thompson to set the tone for another season where the Cats defy expectations.

Lexington Herald Leader
WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Jones lead SIUE past Eastern Kentucky  Alton Telegraph

EDWARDSVILLE – Micah Jones made sure the SIUE women's basketball team regained its winning touch Saturday. Jones scored a season-best 22 points as ...

Alton Telegraph
Mystery Booms Reported in East Louisville  WLKY Louisville

It's louder than fireworks, a transformer explosion or even a train. “This is five times as loud as that,” said Theresa Smith of Lyndon. “The sounds I hear have ...

WLKY Louisville
EKU Baseball Opens Season with Friday, Saturday's Games to Air Live on MLB Network  LEX18 Lexington KY News

RICHMOND, Ky. – The 2019 season starts Friday for the Eastern Kentucky University baseball team against Grambling at the Andre Dawson Classic in New ...

LEX18 Lexington KY News
Eastern Ky. sophomore boys invited to leadership conference  Williamson Daily News

HD MediaASHLAND, Ky. - Area leaders will share their advice for success at the Young Men's Conference on Tuesday, March 12, at Ashland Community and ...

Williamson Daily News
Mayo, Eastern Kentucky coming to Lantz Arena  The Daily Eastern News

Eastern Kentucky comes into Lantz Arena Thursday to face the host Eastern, and although the Colonels are 3-5 in OVC play, they present a big threat to Eastern.

The Daily Eastern News
TTU women rally to win road game at Eastern Kentucky  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Golden Eagles used hot shooting and a stingy defense to blow open a close women's game in the third quarter Saturday night to eventually roll to a ...

Cookeville Herald Citizen
A stem cell transplant with a twist. ‘They are connected in so many ways’  Tampa Bay Times

She was a Florida college student with cancer. He lived in Kentucky. Their blood and bone marrow matched, and he helped save her life. Soon he'll preside at ...

Tampa Bay Times
FAMU baseball opens the season in the Andre Dawson Classic  Tallahassee.com

Over the years, the Urban Invitational, now known as the Andre Dawson Classic, has evolved into one of the most noteworthy events on the college baseball ...

Pikeville High School senior named National Merit Finalist  ekbtv.com

PIKEVILLE, Ky. - A Pikeville High School senior has recently been named a National Merit Finalist, an award given only to 15 thousand high school senio...

Eastern Illinois' poise to be tested by 'frantic' Eastern Kentucky, Nick Mayo  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

Omnipresent forward and a turnover-hungry defense will visit Lantz Arena Thursday.

Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
Standout Male quarterback Garrett Dennis makes his college decision  Courier Journal

Male High School quarterback Garrett Dennis, who won a state title last season, says he'll play college football at Eastern Kentucky University.

Courier Journal
Conor Blount EKU Christian Wallace Justin Gardner Transfer Oregon State  Building the Dam

Christian Wallace and Justin Gardner are exploring the transfer market.

Building the Dam
Pazzo’s, Magee’s Bakery, Texas de Brazil, Sonic, Qdoba and more on probation  Lexington Herald Leader

More Lexington restaurants have been placed on probation by the health department, including two that scored in the 60s.

Lexington Herald Leader
An introduction to the Packers' new offensive assistant coaches  Packers.com

GREEN BAY – Head Coach Matt LaFleur's offensive staff for the most part has taken shape for the Packers, with a mixture of new names and familiar faces.

Mitch McConnell is a 2020 target but Democrats don’t yet have anyone to take him on  McClatchy Washington Bureau

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is a prime target for Democrats, but they don't yet have anyone who is running against him.

McClatchy Washington Bureau
Kentucky's 1 of only 5 states to cut money for higher education this year  Courier Journal

Kentucky was one of only five states that slashed funding for higher education this fiscal year, putting more pressure on public universities to save money and ...

Courier Journal
$1.5 million of Purdue Pharma settlement funds to go to Eastern Kentucky nonprofit  WYMT News

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WYMT) - Attorney General Andy Beshear's office is allocating $1.5 million from Purdue Pharma settlement funds to a nonprofit that serves ...

College basketball rankings: With Kentucky up next, Tennessee wins 19th straight to stay No. 1 in Top 25 And 1  CBS Sports

The Vols will play John Calipari's Kentucky Wildcats on Saturday at Rupp Arena.

CBS Sports
Investigators For Diocese Say Catholic Students Did Not Initiate Confrontation  Public Radio East

Updated at 8:55 a.m. ET A private detective agency hired by the diocese that oversees Kentucky's Covington Catholic High School says there's no.

Public Radio East
John Kirk, Martin County, Kentucky, sheriff, suspends all law enforcement over lack of funding  Washington Times

A Kentucky sheriff has told the local fiscal court he is suspending all law enforcement activities because of lack of funding.

Washington Times
South Alabama adds Eastern Kentucky to 2023 football schedule  FBSchedules.com

The South Alabama Jaguars have added the Eastern Kentucky Colonels to their 2023 football schedule, according to USA's official website.

He left home to pursue a dream. Now he’s back with a state title on his mind.  Lexington Herald Leader

Elliott County star Korbin Spencer transferred to a prep school for his junior season but returned to Sandy Hook, Kentucky, for his senior year.

Lexington Herald Leader
Murray's Lyell signs with Eastern Kentucky  Paducah Sun

Murray long snapper Graham Lyell on Thursday signed his National Letter of Intent to continue his football career at Eastern Kentucky University.

Paducah Sun
Rain and snow could cause travel issues through Saturday morning  WYMT News

Our Severe Weather Alert Day continues due to travel impacts tonight and into Saturday morning. Our next weather system is moving in and will bring the ...

Eastern Kentucky Picked to Win the 2019 OVC Softball Title  LEX18 Lexington KY News

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. — Eastern Kentucky has been selected to win the 2019 Ohio Valley Conference crown as voted on by the league's head softball coaches ...

LEX18 Lexington KY News
Eastern Kentucky vs. Tennessee State - 2/9/19 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction  Sports Chat Place

The Tennessee State Tigers will travel to McBrayer Arena to take on the Eastern Kentucky Colonels this Saturday night in College Basketball action.

Sports Chat Place
Eastern Kentucky woman killed in two-vehicle crash  WKYT

An eastern Kentucky woman is dead after a two-vehicle crash Friday night.

Eastern Kentucky woman killed in Thursday crash  WKYT

An Eastern Kentucky woman was killed in a crash on Thursday afternoon on Highway 588.

Eastern Kentucky food worker diagnosed with hepatitis A  WKYT

A food worker in eastern Kentucky was diagnosed with hepatitis A.

Snow squall warning issued for Northern Kentucky and areas east of Cincinnati  Cincinnati.com

The National Weather *Service* issued a snow squall warning for much of Northern Kentucky and areas east of Cincinnati on Wednesday morning.

Morant leads Racers over Austin Peay | Sports  Murray Ledger and Times

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — Had the buzzer sounded half a second later, more basketball would have been played Thursday night at the Dunn Center.

Murray Ledger and Times
Eastern Standard: Steadman at UK Wordless Debate Bulk Solar EnerBlu Pulls Out  WEKU

Steadman retrospective coming to Lexington ○ Group purchasing of solar power ○ The shortcomings at KY OSHA○ Coal employment at all-time low ...

Country star Tyler Childers took water to thirsty Eastern Kentucky. Fans pledged more.  Lexington Herald-Leader

Country music star and Kentucky native Tyler Childers donated hundreds of cases of water to Martin County residents on Saturday to help residents and shine a ...

Lexington Herald-Leader
Eastern Kentucky man dies in logging accident  WKYT

Kentucky State Police say an eastern Kentucky man is dead after a Tuesday logging accident.

Winter Storm Nadia Is Tracking Eastward Into the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic After Bringing Feet of Snow to the West  The Weather Channel

Winter Storm Nadia will spread snow through parts of the Midwest and mid-Atlantic into Saturday after hammering the West with heavy snow the last few days.

The Weather Channel
Eastern Kentucky man charged with child sex crimes  WKYT

JACKHORN, Ky. (WKYT) - An eastern Kentucky man is behind bars after authorities say he used social media to engage in sexual conduct with a minor.

Eastern Kentucky high school student arrested following threat  WKYT

An eastern Kentucky teen was arrested after deputies say the high school student made a threat.

Coal jobs have dropped in Eastern Kentucky. Income has followed, new report shows  Lexington Herald-Leader

Personal income has gone down in several Eastern Kentucky counties where coal employment has been decimated in recent years, according to a report from ...

Lexington Herald-Leader
Deadly crash shuts down highway in eastern Kentucky  WKYT

A county coroner is at the scene of a crash on an eastern Kentucky highway.

Ivanka Trump talks workforce development during Eastern Kentucky tour  WKYT

Ivanka Trump visited Eastern Kentucky as part of workforce development tour with Governor Matt Bevin on Friday.

Economic development agency to triple staff, open eight offices in Eastern Kentucky  Lexington Herald-Leader

The economic development agency Shaping Our Appalachian Region (SOAR) announced Tuesday it will open eight new offices and triple its staff in Eastern ...

Lexington Herald-Leader
2 men arrested after pursuit in eastern Ky.  WSAZ-TV

KSP say it started on U.S. 23 in Prestonsburg and ended on state Route 1210 near Martin.

Attorney General calls for takeover of struggling Eastern Kentucky water district  Lexington Herald-Leader

Attorney General Andy Beshear called for the takeover of the Martin County Water District in Eastern Kentucky, which has been plagued with reports of poor ...

Lexington Herald-Leader
Dozens of inmates removed from troubled eastern Kentucky jail  WKYT

CATLETTSBURG, Ky. (AP) - Dozens of state inmates are being removed from a troubled jail in eastern Kentucky. The Independent reports 60 inmates are being ...

Coal piles up at power plant as cheap natural gas wrecks Eastern Kentucky’s economy  Lexington Herald-Leader

A utility that serves Eastern Kentucky and burns coal to produce electricity has sold $17.6 million worth of coal it didn't need, offering yet another example of how ...

Lexington Herald-Leader
Eastern Kentucky prison inmate recaptured after fleeing  Lexington Herald-Leader

Police recaptured a prison inmate who had walked away from a work detail, according to Kentucky State Police.

Lexington Herald-Leader
Many in Eastern Kentucky Can't Count on Clean Water. Here are 5 Ways to Fix That.  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Everyone deserves reliable access to clean water for drinking, cooking and washing, but that's often not the case in mountainous Eastern Kentucky. As the.

West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Quentin Goodin, Xavier dominate Eastern Kentucky 95-77  Cincinnati.com

Xavier pulled away from Eastern Kentucky in dominant fashion 95-77 Saturday night at Cintas Center.

Eastern Kentucky man partially ejected in deadly crash  WKYT

PIKE COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A man from Pike County died Thursday in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 119 that happened close to Pike Central High School, ...

Eastern Kentucky storms back to beat Eastern Illinois 31-23  WKYT

LJ Scott ran 48 yards for a touchdown to tie the game in the third quarter and Jaelin Carter scored twice in the fourth to lift Eastern Kentucky to a 31-23 Ohio ...

The Pack Horse Librarians Of Eastern Kentucky  NPR

In 1930s Kentucky, in coal country, books made their way to remote and isolated regions of the state through The Pack Horse Library Project.

Kitten found frozen to death, dumped outside animal shelter in Eastern Ky.  WKYT

A troubling trend of animals being dumped outside a shelter has taken a deadly turn.

Man identified after deadly eastern Kentucky mine accident  WKYT

Kentucky authorities have released the name of a man killed in an eastern Kentucky mine accident.

One Injured in Eastern Kentucky Shooting  WOWK

Kentucky State Police are investigating a shooting Floyd County.

Eastern Kentucky father accused of shooting son over school attendance  WKYT

An eastern Kentucky father is behind bars after authorities say he shot his son during an argument over attending school.

From mining to mushrooms? Christian ministry trying to create jobs in Eastern Kentucky.  Lexington Herald-Leader

A Christian organization is studying ways to create agricultural jobs in abandoned buildings and coal mines in Appalachian Kentucky, including by growing ...

Lexington Herald-Leader
Victims identified after second person dies in eastern Kentucky crash  WKYT

A second person has died following a Wednesday afternoon head-on crash on an eastern Kentucky highway.

Braidy Industries says eastern Kentucky mill construction remains on schedule  WKYT

The company trying to build a $1.68 billion aluminum mill in eastern Kentucky backed in part by state taxpayers says it has spent $15.7 million on construction so ...


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