The second-in-command to Governor Steve Beshear has resigned. This shake-up at the capitol comes because the Lieutenant Governor has been appointed to a position in the Obama Administration. Jerry Abramson is moving to Washington where he will work in the West Wing of the White House.
With UK's men and women headed to the Sweet 16 and a brewing storm between the Wildcats and Louisville Cardinals coming up, Governor Steve Beshear and Lexington Mayor Jim Gray encourage everyone to show off their "colorful" spirit this weekend.
Racing Hall of Fame-nominated trainer Steve Asmussen and his top assistant are being investigated by thoroughbred racing regulators in Kentucky and New York after an animal rights group alleged they mistreated horses.
In a memo sent to college faculty, staff and students, the University of Kentucky's administration said they will need to develop a new strategic plan under Governor Steve Beshear's two-year budget proposal for the state.