Lester Walters, who is waiting for a heart donor after living with a Total Artificial Heart for nearly eight months at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital, was thrown a party for his 60th birthday on July 21st with family, friends, and UK staffers in attendance.
A group of children within the state of Kentucky participate in the Equine Troop which is an 8 week course with horses teaching life skills and ways to build relationships. This group partnered with WeeCan allowing children with disabilities to ride horses for therapeutic relief.
Charles and Anna Miller will be celebrating their 80th wedding anniversary on Friday, July 14. Charles was 17-years-old and Anna was 16-years-old when they wed in 1936 in a small ceremony at their preacher's house in Lexington.
United States Vice President Mike Pence visited Bryant's Rent-All on Red Mile Road to give compliments to Governor Matt Bevin and remarks about repealing and replacing Obamacare before the end of summer.
Bike4alz cyclists, all members of the Phi Gamma Delta at Western Kentucky University fraternity are riding from San Francisco to Virginia Beach to raise money and awareness for Alzheimer's disease. Five cyclists rode from Louisville to Lexington on Monday.