Kentucky lawmaker says his immigrant parents sacrificed to provide for family
State senator Ralph Alvarado Jr. spoke about his family during his speech at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland on Wednesday. A Latino-American, Alvarado said he knows his story is not unique, "it is the story of thousands of legal La
William Wheeler arrived from New York at the University of Pikeville hoping to join the Black Student Union. When he found it was inactive, he worked to start it anew, hoping to promote diversity and change people's opinions of Eastern Kentucky.
The Centers for Disease Control's Wednesday update on the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak says the sick count has added 18 people since Friday, for a total of 53 in 16 states. And there's a high hospitalization rate.
At Machmer Hall Farm in Paris, Ky., a mare named Maizelle adopted a two-day old colt, whose sire is Animal Kingdom and mother rejected him from birth. Maizelle lost her foal after post-delivery complications.