Kentucky is on pace to have its smallest average home attendance in the 42-season history of Rupp Arena. Students have not attended UK home games in large numbers, but that’s expected to change with Saturday’s game against Virginia Tech. Several factors have been cited to explain the students’ absence.
The second suspect in a September shooting at a Lexington middle school was arrested early Friday. A warrant was issued for Randy Roberts, 32, of Detroit, in October on kidnapping and assault charges in the shooting at Southern Middle School in September.
Rep. Dan Johnson, a Republican state legislator in Kentucky facing sexual assault allegations, has died in an apparent suicide. Johnson was accused of of assaulting a teenage girl in 2013. Police investigated but closed the case and did not file charges.
Kentucky lawmaker dead in apparent suicide
UK football players tour Music City Bowl gift suite
‘Religious freedom is an important right' Menorah lit in Government Center
Lawmaker says allegation that he molested a teenager has 'no merit'