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Lexington school breaks ground on $10 million expansion

The Lexington School broke ground on a new state-of-the-art building Friday.
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Report: Jobless rates down in all 120 Kentucky counties

State officials say unemployment rates fell in all 120 Kentucky counties between April 2017 and April 2018.
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Teacher election upset leaves many wondering what’s to come in November

Many are calling it one of the biggest upsets and most telling races of Tuesday's primary election, Rockcastle County teacher Travis Brenda's victory over Jonathan Shell, Kentucky's republican house majority leader.

16 Kentucky legislative candidates have been educators

In Kentucky's primary election, 16 legislative candidates are current or retired educators, part of a national movement of teachers seeking better conditions for classrooms.
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Project 172

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - It's on to Eugene, Oregon for the UK Softball program.  So once again, it's Kentucky and Oregon in the NCAA...
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House of Payne

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Zan Payne, a standout from Lexington Catholic High School and son of associate head coach Kenny Payne, has joined the Kentucky...
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Sec. of State Grimes tells us what to know going into Tuesday’s primary election

We are less than one week away from the Kentucky primary and a lot of people are getting ready for that big day including Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes.
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Kentucky sees statewide shortage of election officers

Wednesday was the last day to register to become a precinct officer for next week's Kentucky primary.
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Army identifies soldier who died in Kentucky Lake accident

The body found Monday has been identified as Pfc. Juwan Richardson of Gordon, Alabama.
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Governor launches new apprenticeship pilot program

Governor Bevin announced the launch of a new apprenticeship pilot program on Tuesday which will help students interested in a state government career gain on-the-job skills and opportunities.
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“I knew I wanted to go there.”

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) - As we wind down our look at high school spring football around the coverage area, we stop in at West...
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Protesters rally for Poor People’s Campaign in Frankfort

On Monday people across the country kicked of the 40 day Poor People's Campaign which looks to bring awareness to issues affecting the vulnerable in our country.
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Family sues Owsley County Sheriff, says he ordered killing of man

A family in Owsley County is suing the county, the sheriff and a deputy for the wrongful death of a man they say the sheriff's department killed without reason.
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Goodbye, for now

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - There's plenty on tap for the final regular season series slated at Cliff Hagan Stadium. Mississippi State will be in town. ...
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Kentucky ranks #1 in new gun owners

A new study says Kentucky is by far the leading state in the nation when it comes to new gun owners, with close to one percent of the total population buying a gun for the first time this year.

UK Athletics records 3.0 GPA for 12th straight semester

LEXINGTON, Ky. – For the 12th consecutive semester, the University of Kentucky Athletics Department has reached its goal of a cumulative grade-point average of...

Errors doom UK Softball in SEC Tournament loss

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Freshman outfielder Lauren Johnson launched the first home run of her Kentucky career in the top of the second inning, but...
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Fire destroys part of Nicholasville business

A fire this morning destroyed part of a Nicholasville business.
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Former Wildcat coaching at Dunbar

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Paul Laurence Dunbar football has been through a roller-coaster of coaches the last decade. Wes Johnson is the newest head man...
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GOP, Dems gearing up for Kentucky Primary

With the first wave of primary elections happening Tuesday, many are wondering if they will tell us anything about what to expect from Kentucky's primary in two weeks.

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