Unlike fellow Kentucky football signees Drake Jackson and Kash Daniel, Lafayette star Landon Young did not enroll early at UK for the spring semester. Instead, the three-sport standout chose to pursue wrestling and track and field state championships while finishing high school with the rest of his classmates.
The state will terminate its contract with the Bluegrass Area Development District to provide services to unemployed and underemployed workers in a 17-county region on June 30 because of financial problems at the district, state officials said Wednesday.
The hotel and motel tax in Fayette County will increase to 9.5 percent in September. The 2.5 percentage point increase will help pay for a $250 million overhaul and expansion of the Lexington Convention Center.
Tomorrow, cyclists from 33 states, Canada and elsewhere will begin riding in the annual Horsey Hundred, which has showcased the Bluegrass’ beauty and bicycle-friendly environment for almost four decades.