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Newborns Getting Wildcat Welcome

Posted On April 02, 2015

(Lexington, KY) -- Newborn babies at the University of Kentucky Hospital are getting a Wildcat welcome. WLEX-TV reports every child born at the hospital during the NCAA tournament will be sent home in a True Blue onesie. Officials say the onesies are an example of the way Lexington is supporting the Cats.

Guntown Mountain Getting Makeover

Posted On April 02, 2015

(Cave City, KY) -- A once-popular roadside attraction in Hart County is getting new life. A Louisville businessman will transform the former Guntown Mountain in Cave City into Funtown Mountain. The 30-acre amusement park will feature carnival-style attractions, targeting families visiting Mammoth Cave.

Obama Pushes Back Kentucky Speech Amid Movement In Iran Talks

Posted On April 02, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama's planned flight to Kentucky is on hold amid movement in the Iran nuclear negotiations. The President is scheduled to speak in Louisville at 2:00 this afternoon, but has pushed back the time of his planned speech. The U.S. and partners have been working feverishly in Switzerland to secure a framework…

New License Plate Promotes Organ Donation

Posted On April 02, 2015

(Louisville, KY) -- Kentucky drivers can promote another favorite cause with a license plate. The first "Donate for Life" plates were issued yesterday to help support and encourage organ donation. The families of people saved by organ donations worked for three years to make the special plate a reality.

Kentucky Education Commissioner Retiring

Posted On April 02, 2015

(Frankfort, KY) -- Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday is retiring. He's been in charge of overseeing the education of students in the state's public schools since 2009. Holliday's last day is expected to be August 31st.

  • Pet Patrol

    Found cat

    Posted on April 18, 2015
    Location: Vevay, Indiana

    Found female gray and white cat.Is friendly,either overweight or pregnant.Found…