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Area students among Equine Foundation scholarship recipients

Groups also award veterinary scholarship.

Horse industry apprenticeship hopes to fill work force void

Change in visa program cutting some work force pipelines.

True to her name, ‘Hope’ gives birth; name it for a donation

A horse rescued in late December from a strip mine in Floyd County where a number of other horses were shot has lived up to her name.

21 horses rescued in Wayne County; donations needed

Kentucky Humane Society rescued 21 horses from poor living conditions in Wayne County.

Neglected, malnourished horses? Follow these steps.

The Kentucky Equine Adoption Center has issued steps to follow in the case of horse neglect. This comes after a severe case out of Boyle County.

More than $14 million given to horse breeders to keep business in Kentucky

The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission announced the release of the $14.3 million for Kentucky breeders.

Horses found neglected, malnourished in Boyle County

18 horses were found neglected and malnourished at a Boyle County farm according to animal control.

Program gives inmates and horses a second chance

Second Chances Farm at Blackburn Correctional Complex in Lexington is celebrating 20 years of changing lives for horses and inmates.

Keeneland adds new safety measures to protect horses and trainers

Keeneland will open its gates on Friday for the first day of the fall meet.

Horse dies after race at Churchill Downs

A horse died on Saturday at Churchhill Downs after crossing the finish line in the ninth race.

Secretariat Center Thoroughbred dies during hack

The Maker's Mark Secretariat Center (MMSC) says one of its Thoroughbreds, Dynaskra, has died during a group hack Friday afternoon off the Center's grounds.

Keeneland, other tracks, ban race day medication

Keeneland is among a number of horse racing tracks across the country that will soon ban the use of the widely prescribed anti-bleeding medication, Lasix on race day.

Central Bank Thursday Night Live at Keeneland to kick-off opening day

Keeneland kicks off its 2019 Spring Meet on Thursday, April 4 followed by the popular Central Bank Thursday Night Live, to be held in the track’s scenic Paddock area.

Birthday to celebrate Derby, Preakness winner ‘Silver Charm’

Kentucky Derby, Preakness winner Silver Charm turning 25

Clark County Animal Shelter rescues horses

The Clark County Animal Shelter has recently taken in seven horses after they found them neglected on a farm.

Lawsuit says vets altered dates on X-rays of auction horses

A new lawsuit accuses veterinarians of falsifying the dates on X-rays of horse sold at public auction at the Keeneland racetrack.

Horse rescued from the Red River

Emergency crews were called out to help a horse that fell into the Red River Tuesday morning.

Anderson Fire officials help with horse rescue in Washington Co.

Several groups respond to large animal rescue in Washington County.

Lexington Police horse dies after brief illness

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - A Lexington Police horse has died after brief illness, according to police. They say the 13-year-old Percheron died Thursday evening, following...

Horse killed in overnight car crash

Police say a horse was killed after being hit by a car early Wednesday morning.

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Mercer County delays in-person classes, online begins Sept. 3

Superintendent Dennis Davis had to cast the tie-breaking vote after the four-member board was split 2-2, according to The Harrodsburg Herald.

Madison County pushes back start of school; will begin virtually

The Madison County Board of Education reluctantly on Thursday night voted to push the start of school to September 2, and begin the school year with online learning only.  

Lexington woman questions her positive coronavirus test

A Lexington woman says she believes her rapid coronavirus test was a false positive.

Application deadline set for FCPS Virtual Learning Academy

FCPS students who want to commit to a full semester of online learning only, must apply by noon, Tuesday, August 18.