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Pioneering retired dean at UK honored on her birthday

The first African-American female dean at the University of Kentucky was honored by a drive-by birthday celebration on Sunday.

Phyllis George’s visitation held at Kentucky Castle

The visitation for Phyllis George was held Saturday afternoon at the Kentucky Castle.

Phyllis George; former Ky. first lady, female sportscasting pioneer, dies at 70

Phyllis George, the former Miss America who became a female sportscasting pioneer on CBS’s “The NFL Today” and served as the first lady of Kentucky, has died.

Funeral services announced for UK football pioneer Houston Hogg

Funeral services have been announced for UK football legend Houston Hogg.

Pioneer Playhouse – Death by Darkness

Pioneer Playhouse located in Danville is Kentucky's Oldest Outdoor Theatre. It was founded in 1950 by Eben C. Henson, and continues to be run by the Henson family. The historic theatre opens on June 9 with a "Kentucky Voices" original play, back by popular demand: Death by Darkness, a mystery set in Mammoth Cave in 1842.

Catholic pioneer honored with Louisville statue

The city of Louisville has unveiled its first public statue of a historic woman.

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KSU gives students variety of options for fall classes

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Man charged with credit card fraud

Man arrested after citizens help ID him.