Johnson County man honored for effort to save grandmother during flood

A Johnson County man who died trying to save his grandmother from a flood has received an award for heroism. Kevin Scott Johnson was awarded a Carnegie Medal. The award recognizes civilians in the U.S. and Canada who risk their lives to an extraordinary degree while saving or attempting to save the lives of others.

National Provisions owner: ‘We’ll pay staff when I sell the restaurant’

The Kentucky Labor Cabinet confirms it is investigating multiple complaints from National Provisions employees who were not paid for their last two weeks of work. The cabinet opened the investigation Tuesday, the same day owners Krim Boughalem and Andrea Sims announced the once-trendy restaurant had closed. Boughalem said he will pay the employees once he sells the business, which should happen in the next few weeks.

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UK basketball fans dash to camp out for Big Blue Madness tickets

Kentucky basketball fans raced to put down tents outside Memorial Coliseum at 5am Wednesday. Campers plan to wait in line for the Friday distribution of free tickets to Big Blue Madness. Tickets will also be available online through Ticketmaster.
Pablo Alcala palcala@herald-leader.com
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