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Waiver of fee linked to spike in GED signups

Lower costs linked to increase in signups, tests and completions.

Testing fees to be waived for Kentuckians seeking GED

The state will waive testing fees for Kentuckians seeking to earn a GED.

School board member under fire for educational requirements

Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear is asking a court to remove a Gallatin County school board member accused of not graduating from high school.

School board chairman accused of cheating on GED resigns

The chairman of a Kentucky school board who is accused of cheating on a GED exam has resigned from the board.

Significant drop in GED diplomas in state after new test

There has been a significant drop in the number of people receiving a GED diploma in Kentucky since a new, more rigorous version of the test was implemented.

Local teens and adults take GED test

According to the GED Testing Service, 540,000 people passed the GED Test in 2014. The latest numbers showed 2015 with a 90 percent drop, at just 55,000 passing nationally. Still, some people in Kentucky are making personal progress.

GED Test Overhauled; Some States Opt For New Exam

For decades the GED test has been the brand name for the high school equivalency exam. It's about to undergo some changes.

Council On Postsecondary Education Offers Free GED Testing

Kentucky Adult Education will be paying the fee on behalf of test takers from May 15th to July 31st.

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AG Cameron talks tackling human trafficking on a local level, at the root

Cameron visited an organization in Lexington that targets what is often the root of human trafficking - prostitution.