The Lexington-based Henry Clay Center for Statesmanship will use a grant to establish a permanent presence in Washington. For a decade, the center has sponsored annual programs to teach students about bipartisanship cooperation.
Despite back-to-back bowl berths and successive winning seasons, Kentucky football is again being picked near the bottom of the SEC East. There are reasons for that, however, including an inability to get over the .500 mark in league play.
At past Cup Series races at Kentucky Speedway, fans in Dale Earnhardt Jr. hats and shirts appeared to outnumber backers of all other drivers combined. With Dale Jr. now retired and working as a NBC race analyst, who does his massive fan base now root for instead?
The Barbasol Championship begins Thursday, July 19, 2018, at the Champions at Keene Trace course in Jessamine County. The PGA event offers qualifying points for the FedExCup playoffs. Local organizers are hoping to grow the tournament and its impact.
Walmart’s decision to close 25-year-old store at Richmond Road and Man O’ War presents huge redevelopment opportunity. New Lexington zoning law could help reuse big-box sites for more sustainable future development.
Since Kentucky Speedway opened in 2000, no native Kentuckian has run better than fifth in a major NASCAR series. Louisvillian Ben Rhodes, 21, yearns to change that in the 2018 Camping World Trucks Series race in Sparta.
The Associated Press is reporting the NBA could return to allowing high school players to directly enter the NBA by 2021. Commissioner Adam Silver told the league's Board of Governors he believes a better system is possible.
Triple Crown winner Justify has been taken out of training because of a possible ankle injury. The 3-year-old is a perfect 6-for-6 in his career. He has never raced against older horses, however, which complicates his legacy.
Kentucky football season ticket sales are down 10 percent from last year. That fits a growing trend with regards to college football. Average attendance figures dropped again in 2017, even in the football-crazy SEC.
There are better ways to resist Trump administration policies than heckling his allies in restaurants and other public places. Returning Trump's incivility with more incivility only lowers opponents to his level.
By several major statistical measures, the Kentucky Wildcats defense has actually gotten worse since ex-Florida State defensive coordinator Mark Stoops became the UK head coach. Is 2018 finally the year Stoops gets the Cats' "D" fixed?
The Golden State Warriors have the NBA debating the effects of a so-called "superteam." Kentucky basketball has worn the "superteam" label in the past. Kentucky football is always competing against an SEC "superteam."
A ball-dominant guard not known for his outside shot, former Kentucky Wildcats guard Rajon Rondo seems like an odd fit to play alongside LeBron James with the Los Angeles Lakers. But could the unconventional pairing actually work?
The University of Kentucky finished 17th and the University of Louisville 30th in the 2017-18 Learfield Directors' Cup standings, a measure of all-around athletics success. It is the seventh straight year UK has has finished ahead of U of L. What that tells us about the Cats-Cards sports rivalry depends on how you look at things
LeBron James announced Sunday night he has agreed to a four-year, $153 million deal with the Los Angeles Lakers. Already a restricted free agent, former Kentucky star Julius Randle's future with the Lakers is now a question mark.