Chas Allen, on of the four men who participated in the violent robbery of rare books from the Transylvania University special collection library, and Blake Jenner, who plays Allen in "American Animals" the movie about the heist, talk about the film.
"American Animals" director says he was attracted to the story of the robbery of rare books from the Transylvania University special collections library because the four college-age perpetrators were so unlike people who usually commit similar crimes.
The university announced Monday that the Marching Colonels would return in the fall semester of 2018. The band is open to all EKU students, and includes an annual $500 scholarship for members, according to the announcement.
The idea of arming Kentucky's public school teachers with guns was largely rejected this week by lawmakers and experts discussing how to keep students safe in the aftermath of a January shooting at Marshall County High School that killed two teens and injured about two dozens others.
Special collections librarian BJ Gooch recounts the story of two thieves attacking her to steal parts of the special collections at Transylvania University's library. The story was the feature of the film American Animals, directed by Bart Layton.
Transylvania University librarian BJ Gooch speaks for the first time about her ordeal in the 2004 book heist and the new movie, "American Animals," that dramatizes the crime that occurred in Lexington, Kentucky.
The two year probation was put in place by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools’ Commission on Colleges, which handles Georgetown College's accreditation, after concerns that the college failed to comply with the association's financial stability guidelines.
Eastern Kentucky students designed and created tiny houses they are selling via auction. The experiences give them real-world skills and they can capitalize on a movement to go smaller in living space.
A lawsuit against Kentucky State University, its board and faculty members filed by former Kentucky State University Board of Regents chairwoman Karen Bearden has been rejected by a judge. Now Bearden may get tossed from the school's governing board.
A school that helps children involved with the court system get their educations back on track was renamed Monday to honor a Civil Rights leader and educator. The Lexington Day Treatment Center will now be called the Audrey Grevious Center.
Fayette County Public School officials are looking for land for a new elementary school in the Hamburg area. At the same time, a redistricting committee is making decisions about a new elementary on Athens Boonesboro Road.