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Low-head dam public safety awareness month

This month is "Low-Head Dam Public Safety Awareness Month."

Pikeville Medical, AVA Center go blue as autism reminder

Community can write it's own message.

Special day, month raise awareness of deafness, hearing loss

Part of events focus on deafness among youths.

Guard Your Heart: Why women should be more proactive with heart health

With increased education, appropriate screenings and lifestyle changes, the numbers can be turned around

‘Your Eyes Save Lives’ human trafficking awareness campaign launched

Campaign will mobilize citizens, law enforcement, community leaders to recognize and report the signs of human trafficking

Trail to Zero, ending veteran suicide

Friuday ride is to bring attention to problem, promote treatment options

Deaf woman’s social media post goes viral, raises awareness

Lexington, Ky (WTVQ)-- As a deaf woman, Kimberly Fugate has faced adversity her whole life. "I do everything just like everybody else does, the only...

CASA kicks off Child Abuse Prevention Month awareness

Pinwheels sprout to raise child abuse awareness.

Victims of domestic violence share stories at vigil

The Third Annual Domestic Violence Vigil took place in front of the Fayette District Courthouse and some of the victims of domestic violence chose to speak out and end the silence.

Beshear, partners seek to raise human trafficking awareness through logo initiative

Attorney General Andy Beshear says part of combating human trafficking is helping Kentuckians understand how to identify trafficking victims and report the crime.

Harlan Co. man encounters bear on Black Mountain

A Harlan County man had an encounter with a bear, and he luckily isn't hurt.

Group walks 22 miles to bring awareness to veteran suicide

On this Memorial Day, a group of current military service members as well as veterans loaded on 22 pounds of gear and walked 22 miles, all to bring awareness to the 22 veterans on average who commit suicide every day.

“It’s On Us,” UK students pledge to help stop sexual assault

Several students at UK signed chalk boards, taking a pledge saying they realize it's on them to help put an end to sexual assault.

Distracted driving awareness month

Put your phone down while driving!

Kentucky school board sued over student’s beating

A lawyer for a student who was beaten at a Kentucky high school has filed a lawsuit seeking to raise awareness about bullying.

University of Louisville plans Sustainability Week events

The University of Louisville is planning activities later this month to raise awareness for responsible environmental stewardship.

Local shelters react to alleged domestic violence murder

A Lexington man accused of beating his estranged wife to death with a baseball bat pleaded not guilty today.

People in Lexington are putting their gloves up and guns down

A UK boxing coach is working to get kids in Lexington to pick up the boxing gloves and put down the guns. His reason is personal.

Cross country bike tour for Alzheimer’s stops in Lexington

A group of Western Kentucky University students are biking across America to raise awareness and money to fight Alzheimer's.

New pedestrian safety ordinance aims to make streets safer for all users

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Lexington’s new pedestrian safety ordinance takes effect July 24th after it was passed on May 25th, 2017 by the Urban County...

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UPDATE: Churchill Downs suspends Baffert, Derby win in jeopardy after test result

Derby says win will be nullified if tests confirmed, Baffert suspended.

Heart of Danville gets new office, hosting scavenger hunt

DANVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Heart of Danville has moved into a new office on North Second Street. It's part of an effort to encourage...
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Eastern Kentucky students schedule appointments for graduation

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Students across Kentucky are celebrating a big milestone, graduation. At Breathitt High School, students had to schedule appointments to get their...
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Softball community remembers Sophia Black with tournament, balloon release

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - On Saturday, family, teammates and Central Kentucky softball players came together to honor of an 8-year-old girl who was killed...