Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky | Tip-in at buzzer lifts No. 19 LSU past No. 5 Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kavell Bigby-Williams’s tip-in at the buzzer lifted No. 19 LSU to a 73-71 win over fifth-ranked Kentucky on Tuesday night. With the game tied after Keldon Johnson made two free throws with 6 seconds left, Skylar Mays drove the length of the court. His shot missed but Bigby-Williams got the offensive … Continue reading LEXINGTON, Ky | Tip-in at buzzer lifts No. 19 LSU past No. 5 Kentucky

DETROIT | Heavy duty: Detroit 3 all roll out biggest pickups this year

DETROIT (AP) — Nicole Foster-Beck asks a lot of the heavy-duty pickup truck she uses on her 43-acre horse farm east of Dallas. Aside from the daily hauling, her 2015 GMC Sierra has to be powerful enough to pull a heavy eight-horse trailer to competitions, yet cushy enough to keep people comfortable on trips as … Continue reading DETROIT | Heavy duty: Detroit 3 all roll out biggest pickups this year

LOUISVILLE, Ky | Struggling Papa John’s names Starboard chief as new chairman

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The head of the investment firm Starboard Value is being named board chairman at Papa John’s, and it will invest $200 million in the troubled pizza chain. The Louisville, Kentucky, company has struggled since the messy departure of its founder John Schnatter in late 2017. In its most recent quarter, Papa … Continue reading LOUISVILLE, Ky | Struggling Papa John’s names Starboard chief as new chairman

FRANKFORT, Ky | Kentucky GOP lawmakers order recount in House election

FRANKFORT, Ky.  —January 23, 2019— A former Republican lawmaker in Kentucky who lost his state House seat by one vote in November could get a second chance thanks to the state’s GOP majority. A board of nine state lawmakers voted 6-3 Wednesday to recount the votes in Kentucky House District 13. All six Republicans on … Continue reading FRANKFORT, Ky | Kentucky GOP lawmakers order recount in House election

Kentucky News: Alleged perpetrator, Christopher James Carroll, worked as dispatcher at the Hardin County E-911 Center

Christopher James Carroll, who worked as a dispatcher at the Hardin County E-911 Center, is currently housed in the Hardin County Detention Center on a $100,000 bond FRANKFORT, KY – Jan. 18, 2019 – Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear Friday announced that a 20-year-old Elizabethtown man has been arrested and charged with more than 150 … Continue reading Kentucky News: Alleged perpetrator, Christopher James Carroll, worked as dispatcher at the Hardin County E-911 Center

LOUISVILLE, Ky | No. 16 Kentucky tops Louisville 71-58 in Bluegrass rivalry

LOUISVILLE, Ky — Tyler Herro had a career-high 24 points, Keldon Johnson added 15 and No. 16 Kentucky beat Louisville 71-58 on Saturday in this fierce Bluegrass rivalry. A close game for 10 minutes quickly swung toward the Wildcats (10-2) behind an 11-0 run for a 31-17 lead. The spurt typified their success on both … Continue reading LOUISVILLE, Ky | No. 16 Kentucky tops Louisville 71-58 in Bluegrass rivalry

NEW YORK | Duke leapfrogs Kansas for No. 1 in latest AP Top 25 poll

NEW YORK — Duke has supplanted Kansas atop the new AP Top 25 poll after its dominating win against Kentucky, giving the Blue Devils a record number of appearances at No. 1. The Blue Devils jumped from fourth to first in Monday’s first regular-season poll. That allowed Duke to set a record with its 135th … Continue reading NEW YORK | Duke leapfrogs Kansas for No. 1 in latest AP Top 25 poll