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Senior send-off held at Kentucky Horse Park for Fayette County grads

The send-off is part of a series of events for the graduating seniors who’ve had to sacrifice so much due to the pandemic.

Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman hosts tribute to graduating seniors

Lieutenant Governor Jacqueline Coleman hosted a one hour program Saturday night to honor high school seniors.

Jessamine County seniors get one-of-a-kind 2020 send off

Jessamine County schools today, using ideas put together by students, found a way to award diplomas, let the community take part, and make sure caps and gowns got plenty of use.

UPDATE: Judge orders Laurel County Public Schools to revise graduation plans

Some three dozen parents and their graduating seniors want a judge to block the Laurel County Board of Education's plans for graduation for South Laurel and North Laurel County high schools.

Mail scammers swindle $85,000 in cash from seniors

Following multiple reports of losses totaling $85,000 in cash, Attorney General's Office has issued a scam alert to warn of an uptick in mail scams targeting senior citizens.

Lexington senior facility sheltering elderly Virginians from Florence

It's often some of the most vulnerable people who can't escape a storm zone.

KY ranks 6th highest state for senior food insecurity

Data from a new study shows Kentucky ranks as the sixth highest state for senior food insecurity.

Beshear working to protect seniors from scams

Attorney General Andy Beshear is looking to protect local congregations and the communities they serve from con artists and the latest scams.

Beshear partnering with KBA to stop senior scams

Attorney General Andy Beshear and the Kentucky Bankers Association (KBA) are teaming up to protect seniors statewide from financial exploitation by scam artists.

What’s Going Around – Elderly UTI

ABC 36's Doc-On-Call, physician Ryan Stanton, says he's seeing a lot of elderly patients with urinary tract infections showing up in the ER. In this week's "What's Going Around," he looks at the risks involved with UTI's in the elderly, and how families can avoid them.

AG: Kentuckians to Receive $6,8M in Western Union Fraud Settlement

On Tuesday, Attorney General Andy Beshear announced that Western Union has agreed to pay an initial estimate of $6.8 million to Kentuckians who have been victims of fraud induced wire transfers involving the company.

Seniors Look Ahead to Last Home Game

Kennedy Hardman has the report from the Joe Craft Football Practice Facility.

“Referendum” Mailing – Better Business Bureau 10-5

Show regular Heather Clary, from the Better Business Bureau, sits down with Lauren Gawthrop to talk about referendum mailings, and how their wording can suggest a recipient needs to send money when, in fact, they do not.

AG announces ‘Scam Alerts’ service to protect consumers

On Thursday, the Attorney General, along with Kroger, AARP and over 25 other partner organizations announced the launch of Scam Alerts - a text messaging service that notifies consumers when con artists are on the attack.

Kentucky Farm Bureau offers scholarship details

The Kentucky Farm Bureau says the deadline is next month for high school seniors eligible in the bureau's college scholarships.

Sending off the seniors

Pulaski County head coach John Hines weighs in on his departing senior class.

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