Sorry, kids, it’s time to go back to school
Classes resume at Fayette County Public Schools. The last day of the school year will be May 24, barring snow make-up days.
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Time to legislate
The 2015 Kentucky General Assembly convenes in Frankfort for a 60-day session with a new ambitious Republican governor, a Republican Senate that intends to help him and a House that almost has slipped from Democrats’ hands. Keep up with developments from our Frankfort bureau on Twitter, @BGPolitics.
One final ‘Idol’
The swan song for American Idol begins, as the TV reality series that gave us Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood , Phillip Phillips and more kicks off its 15th and final season. First up: The audition rounds. 8 p.m., Fox.
Kentucky Invitational Truck & Tractor Pull
Thursday and Friday will be qualifying rounds for Saturday when the 2016 Kentucky Invitational Grand Champion will be crowned. All shows start at 7 p.m. at the Kentucky Horse Park’s Alltech Arena, 4089 Iron Works Pkwy. $20, free ages 6 and younger. (Kyhorsepark.com)
UK gymnastics’ Excite Night
Excite Night, the popular home opener for the UK gymnastics team, is back as the Cats face Ball State at 7 p.m. in Memorial Coliseum. ($5, free for ages 5 and younger)