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KY Equality Federation threatens lawsuit for alleged discrimination of LGBTQ student

Palmer tells us the school board's attorney has agreed to meet with them on Tuesday. ABC 36 News has reached out to the Leslie County School Board...but have not heard back.

Kentucky Fairness Campaign celebrates Pride milestones

The advocacy group acknowledged several advances for the LGBTQ community in Kentucky.

Lexington man finds acceptance and faith through LGBTQ+ Ministry

A few years ago, Hulan stumbled upon a booth operated by Historic Saint Paul Catholic Church at a Pride Festival in Lexington.

Lawmakers introduce LGBTQ Fairness bill, cities welcome Pride Month

Minter Announces Bill on First Day of Pride Month

Crescent Springs votes unanimously for LGBTQ Fairness Ordinance

Town f 4,000 joins growing movement.

Southern Baptist Convention removes Kentucky church for being pro-LGBTQ

St. Matthews Baptist Church in Louisville was stripped from the Kentucky Baptist Convention in 2018 for supporting hiring LGBTQ employees, according to the Louisville Courier-Journal.

Lexington earns top score, two others get high marks from civil rights group

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Lexington has received an all-time high score of 95 out of 100 from the Human Rights Campaign, a national civil...

Lexington Pride Festival goes virtual

Festival had virtual, in-person events.

Pride Organization says it’s launching the first statewide LGBTQ survey

Bluegrass Black Pride, Inc. and Pride Community Services organization says it's launching the first ever statewide assessment of LGBTQ+ community needs and wellness.

Lexington bar chooses to close early ahead of new coronavirus orders

Some bars and restaurants aren't waiting for the governor's order, reducing restaurant capacity and shutting down bars again, to take effect.

Pride of Place LGBTQ history tour launches in Lexington

A self-guided walking tour, showing historic landmarks of Lexington's LGBTQIA*+ history, kicked off downtown Thursday.

Several LGBTQ groups join Lexington Black Lives Matter protest

Several LGBTQ groups joined Lexington protests Thursday night in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. 

Measure to ban discrimination against LGBTQ community fails

An ordinance that would have banned discrimination based on gender identity or sexual orientation has failed in Daviess County on a 2-2 vote.

Covington first city in state to ban ‘conversion therapy’

Covington became the first city in Kentucky to ban 'Conversion Therapy' on children under the age of 18, according to the Fairness Campaign.

Cold Spring passes LGBTQ Fairness Ordinance

The City of Cold Spring passed an LGBTQ Fairness Ordinance Monday by a vote of 4-to-1, according to the Fairness Campaign.

Woodford County passes LGBTQ Fairness Ordinance

By a vote of 5-to-3, Woodford County Fiscal Court on Tuesday passed a Fairness Ordinance prohibiting LGBTQ discrimination, according to the Fairness Campaign.

Fort Thomas becomes 17th city with LGBTQ Fairness Ordinance

Fort Thomas unanimously passed a Fairness Ordinance on Tuesday prohibiting LGBTQ discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodations, according to the Fairness Campaign.

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Spark Ministries holds Recovery Walk in Powell County

Non-profit's founder initially driven by daughter's addiction.

EKU scores 21 unanswered in the second half; upsets #19 Austin Peay, 35-27

RICHMOND, Ky. (EKU Sports) – Eastern Kentucky used a 28-3 run to erase a 10-point first-half deficit and defeat No. 19 Austin Peay, 35-27, on Saturday afternoon...

Kentucky makes it 4-0 on the season with road win at South Caroline, 16-10

COLUMBIA, S.C. (UK Athletics) – Chris Rodriguez Jr. rushed for 144 yards and the Kentucky defense made a number of crucial stops as the Cats...

6th annual “A Life with the Horses”

African Americans in the horse industry were awarded Saturday at the 6th annual "A Life with the Horses" event.