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Three Kentucky Universities Involved In Outer Space

Posted On July 29, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- The University of Louisville, University of Kentucky, and Western Kentucky University are sending a project into outer space. The schools are using a NASA grant to have research conducted aboard the International Space Station. The study involves physics experiments on mixtures of microscopic particles suspended in substances like whey and blood plasma.

Crops Destroyed By Hail At UK Research Farm

Posted On July 29, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- A vicious storm that damaged homes and trees destroyed 90 percent of crops at a University of Kentucky research farm. Dr. Chad Lee said some of the hail was close to golf-ball size and devastated tobacco and corn in Newtown Pike. Lee added, quote, "You expect from time to time you're going…

Georgetown Police Seek Disguised Robbers

Posted On July 29, 2014

(Georgetown, KY) -- Georgetown police are seeking a pair of robbers and one should be easy to spot. He was wearing a clown's mask during the hit at Winner's Circle Motel. Security photos allowed one thief to be nabbed, but the amount of money taken is not known. Officers continue looking for a clown wearing…

Cordia Basketball Suspended For 2014-15

Posted On July 29, 2014

(Hazard, KY) -- Cordia High School in Hazard is being suspended from playing during the 2014-15 school year. The news was presented by the Kentucky High School Athletic Association following a long-term investigation regarding violation of KHSAA bylaws. Cordia officials have 30 days to appeal the ruling.

McConnell Leads Grimes In Bluegrass Poll

Posted On July 29, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- A new poll shows the Senate race is swinging toward Kentucky's Mitch McConnell. The senior U.S. senator holds a two-percentage point lead over challenger Secretary of State Alison Grimes. Things can change as the election is three months away and another poll found one in four voters could change their minds on…

  • Pet Patrol

    Lost Male Blue Heeler

    Posted on July 29, 2014
    Location: Aurora, Indiana

    Lost Male Blue Heeler named Zip. He is wearing a…