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Longtime Kentucky journalist Balltrip dead at 68

Longtime Kentucky journalist Ewell Balltrip, who also was active in education and community development, has died.

Trump defies calls to punish crown prince for writer’s death

President Donald Trump has declared he will not further punish Saudi Arabia for the murder of U.S.-based columnist Jamal Khashoggi — making clear in an exclamation-filled statement that the benefits of good relations with the kingdom outweigh the possibility its crown prince ordered the killing.

Saudi king, crown prince call slain writer Khashoggi’s son

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman called the son of Jamal Khashoggi, the kingdom announced early Monday, to express condolences for the death of the journalist killed at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul by officials that allegedly included a member of the royal’s entourage.

Turkish officials to search Saudi consul’s home in missing journalist case

The official did not say when the search of the consul's home would take place.

Turkey, Saudis to jointly inspect consulate

The inspection is taking place nearly two weeks after Jamal Khashoggi disappeared there.

Livingston Awards honor work of younger journalists

Young journalists who wrote about economic despair in Appalachia, covered mass killings in Syria and put a human face on immigration policy have been named winners of Livingston Awards.

Journalist hired by Health and Family Services agency

Veteran journalist Jean West has been hired as executive director of communications for Kentucky's Cabinet for Health and Family Services.

Weather cancels event for re-release of journalist’s story

The Kentucky Commission on Human Rights says weather has forced cancellation of a book signing to mark the re-release of the autobiography of a journalist from south-central Kentucky.

Remembering Winchester Born Helen Thomas

Helen Thomas’s Memorial Service has been set for August 15th in Troy, Michigan, which is a suburb of Detroit.

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Midway Fall Festival kicks off the season

Saturday, Midway kicked off the beginning of the season with the 47th annual Midway Fall Festival, which included vendors, food trucks, children's activities, pottery demonstrations, and more. 

Paris-Bourbon County Pumpkin Festival showcases Paris

After being cancelled last year due to COVID-19, the popular Bourbon County Pumpkin Festival is back with live music, food trucks, vendors, and pumpkin painting, showcasing the small-town charm of Paris.
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High School Highlight Reel: 09/18/21

LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) - Another great night of high school football. A couple close ones and also a few where teams made a...

Local school districts address ‘Devious Licks’ Tik Tok trend, vandalism at schools

And it’s not just Clark County schools...Fayette County Public Schools and Jessamine County Schools among others