Kentucky has gone on the defensive after season’s first loss

UK Coach John Calipari identified poor defense as the culprit in Saturday’s loss to UCLA. So, the Cats have brought increased intensity to defense in practices. Valpo’s challenge to UK’s defense starts with the nation’s second-most prolific scorer, forward Alec Peters.

Bevin says Ky. Republicans won’t ‘hang ourselves’ with the rope voters provided

Gov. Matt Bevin vowed this week that he and other Republican leaders will not use the “rope” that Kentucky voters gave them on Nov. 8 to “hang ourselves.” Bevin told Kentucky Today that he thinks Kentuckians gave Republicans a mandate to make changes when they elected 64 GOP lawmakers to the 100-member state House, giving the party control of the chamber for the first time since 1921.

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Franklin County girls rout Lafayette

Defending 11th Region champ Franklin County makes statement with road blowout of Lafayette.
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Franklin County girls rout Lafayette 1:54

Franklin County girls rout Lafayette

Christmas according to kids by Southland Christian Church 3:16

Christmas according to kids by Southland Christian Church

John Calipari hates to lose (for 24 hours) 2:04

John Calipari hates to lose (for 24 hours)

John Calipari says Alec Peters is the real deal 1:20

John Calipari says Alec Peters is the real deal