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Statewide student essay and slogan contests

Kentucky Secretary of State Michael Adams announces a statewide essay contest for students.

New campaign and website to recruit teachers amid shortage

Citing both a national and statewide teacher shortage, Kentucky Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis announced a new campaign and website to recruit.

Uber to launch statewide in Kentucky

The company says it will be looking for more drivers to cover the the new communities it will now be serving.

Beshear proposes legislation to allow special statewide grand juries to seek justice, protect victims

AG could petition Supreme Court in cases involving crimes, victims in multiple counties

Kentucky teachers rally over retirement cuts, warn of strike

Hundreds of teachers in central Kentucky have rallied in front of public schools to protest proposed cuts to their retirement benefits in what could be a precursor to a statewide strike.

Flu deaths reported in Lexington and across Kentucky

Three elderly people have died from the flu, according to the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department.

Anthem will sell insurance in fewer Kentucky counties

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield says it will not sell health insurance plans statewide, leaving just one insurance provider for each county on Kentucky's health exchange.

Training sessions in Kentucky aim to prevent child abuse

Kentucky's attorney general says training sessions are planned statewide in an effort to prevent child sexual abuse.

Statewide victim advocates map created for Kentuckians

A statewide victim advocacy map has been created to strengthen and publicize the network of victim advocacy groups across Kentucky.

Kentucky broadband project inches forward with lease signing

Kentucky officials have agreed to lease 315 miles of fiber-optic cables from five rural telephone companies as they continue to seek ways to lower the cost of a massive statewide broadband project.

Statewide tornado/severe weather alert test Friday

A statewide tornado/severe weather alert test is scheduled for Friday, March 3 at approximately 10:07 a.m. EST.

Law Enforcement, Advocates Participate in Child Abuse Prevention Training

Over 1,200 law enforcement, prosecutors, social workers and community advocates participated in nearly 20 statewide trainings aimed at protecting Kentucky’s children from sexual abuse.

2nd volume of Statewide Audit released

On Monday, Auditor Mike Harmon released the second volume of the annual Single Statewide Audit of the Commonwealth of Kentucky (SSWAK) for the Fiscal Year ending June 30, 2015.

Statewide fairness law unlikely to get a vote this year

A statewide anti-discrimination law will likely not be voted on in the Kentucky state legislature this year.

Bevin makes statewide TV debut

Kentucky's Governor-elect, Matt Bevin spoke for the first time on statewide television since his win over Democrat Jack Conway.

eFiling system for Kentucky courts now available statewide

The Administrative Office of the Courts' eFiling system is now available statewide.

GOP lieutenant governor candidates to debate on statewide TV

The running mates for Kentucky's four Republican hopefuls for governor will emerge from their candidate's shadows Monday night in a debate on statewide TV two weeks before the primary election.

Statewide tornado drill Tuesday

Fayette Co. and several other local and state agencies will participate in a statewide tornado drill Tuesday, Mar. 10, at 10:07 a.m.

Statewide tornado drill is Tuesday in Kentucky

What would you do in case of a tornado? Kentucky officials believe that's a good question to ask, and answer, on Tuesday.

UPDATE: Westrom Says State House Unlikely To Vote On Smoking Ban

A statewide, indoor public smoking ban appears to be dead, according to its sponsor.

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Travel Advisory: Ky 11 south in Knox County to be closed for part of Thursday

A stretch of Ky 11 south will be closed while Kentucky State Police detectives reconstruct a collision that occurred in the area.

EKU introduces Greg Todd as the program’s 10th women’s basketball head coach

RICHMOND, KY (WTVQ)- It's a homecoming and a dream come true for EKU's newest women's basketball head coach, Greg Todd. The Colonel alum was introduced...

Cross country trip for mental health awareness

A Michigan-based group is driving across America to raise awareness about mental health. It stopped in KY Wednesday.