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UK Alum leaves more than $1 million to pave path for future engineers

Established in September 2015, the fund supports students majoring in civil, mechanical or electrical engineering.

WATCH: Restaurant is a ‘smash’ with senior adult facility

Sometimes a little goes a long way. And then again, a lot goes a really long way. Tuesday, one business reached out to another to meet a need. And they both are saying thank you.

University of Kentucky law school alum, wife give $20M

The University of Kentucky says a College of Law alumnus and his wife have pledged $20 million to fund an endowment and a nonendowed gift for the school.

Jarrett’s joy cart holiday store opens at Kentucky Children’s Hospital

On Monday, Jarrett's joy cart holiday shop opened for its 19th years.

Keeneland gifts $1.3 million to UK for equine drug research

The Keeneland Association gifted $1.3 million to UK for equine drug research and testing program.

ECTC receives $1 million gift

Elizabeth Community and Technical College received a $1 million gift from the Dr. Robert E. and Rita H. Robbins Fund of Central Kentucky Community Foundation Friday. 

Former UK trustee, Ashland exec, giving $12M to university

A longtime donor and former University of Kentucky trustees has given $12 million to support an undergraduate center named for him.

Gov. Bevin under scrutiny for mansion purchase

We have new information regarding the debate over Governor Matt Bevin's home.

Students surprise beloved crossing guard with end of school year gift

With the school year wrapping up for many students this week, a group of Lexington elementary students wanted to show their appreciation to one of their favorite school employees.

Church Surprises Delivery Driver with Huge Tip

A pizza delivery driver got the surprise of a lifetime this Christmas Eve after dropping off an order at a Church in London.

EKU Gift Supports Diversity, Minority Student Initiatives

A $50,000 pledge from Troy and Michelle Ellis “will be a game-changer for the diverse students” at Eastern Kentucky University.

$10 million gift to boost science education at UK

The University of Kentucky says undergraduate science education on its campus will get a boost from a $10 million gift.

Mother’s Day gifts from the garden – The Garden Guy

With Mother's Day approaching this weekend, Mike O'Rouke, ABC 36's Garden Guy, has everything you need to know to bring her a gorgeous gift from the garden.

University of Kentucky alumnus, wife give $7M gift

A University of Kentucky alumnus and his wife have given $7 million to rename the Department of Biomedical Engineering, adding an endowed chair and two endowed fellowships.

UK to receive $12 million from ‘Papa John’ Schnatter, Koch Foundation

The University of Kentucky Board of Trustees Tuesday accepted one of the largest private gifts in UK history — $12 million to create a new research and teaching institute in the Gatton College of Business and Economics and support the continued renovation and expansion of the Gatton College building.

Authorities looking for Christmas gift thief in Madison Co.

Richmond Police are hoping someone can identify a woman they say stole Christmas gifts off a person's porch.

Berea officers receive gift from local boy

The spirit of Christmas has already taken hold of one boy in Central Kentucky, and moved him to make a special gift to the Berea Police Department.

UK plans Honors College with $23 million gift

The University of Kentucky has received its single largest gift, a $23 million donation that will be used to create an Honors College.

Former student gifts each child at Greysbranch with a book

There's just something about opening a new book, its spine still stiff, cover shiny and uncreased, pages redolent of freshly milled paper.

Centre College receives $20 million gift for Lincoln Scholars Program

Centre College received a $20 million dollar gift from an anonymous donor to create the Lincoln Scholars Program.

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Nature Hop kicks off this weekend with ‘Movie under the Stars’

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$45 million worth of yearlings sold in Saturday Keeneland Yearling Sale

The September Sale continues tomorrow and runs through Friday, Sept. 24. All sessions begin at 10 a.m. ET.

“Ichthus” music festival re-launches after 9 years

A Christian music festival returns after a 9-year hiatus.

Boil Water Advisory Lifted in Estill County

On Saturday,  at approximately 10:33 A.M. the Estill County Water District has lifted the Boil Water Advisory for the following areas: