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John Calipari All Class in Handling of Possible Kyle Wiltjer Defection

I'd imagine he'll still have his detractors, those folks who'll say that his generous approach with sophomore forward Kyle Wiltjer's announcement that he may transfer out of the Kentucky basketball program is just an act.

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Taylorsville Police Join the Investigation Into the Murder of Bardstown Officer [VIDEO]

The Taylorsville Police Department are now assisting the Kentucky State Police, the FBI, and the Bardstown PD in the search for the person or persons responsible for the death of Officer Jason Ellis last month.

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FBI Now Investigating Threats Against Bardstown Police Department

"There are more to come"

According to Chief Rick McCubbin, that's the message received, last week, by the Bardstown Police Department in the wake of last month's murder of 33-year-old Bardstown police officer, Jason Ellis. And now the FBI has opened an investigation into the killing and the new threat.

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Becca Greenwell Has Another Chance to Shine Before Duke

Owensboro's pride and joy Becca Greenwell has a big week in Louisville. Thursday night, at the Kentucky Athlete Hall of Fame, she will be one of three recognized as a Kentucky Athlete of the Year. She is so nice to people

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Tornado Touches Down in Franklin, Kentucky [Video]

While weather was relatively calm this afternoon in much of the tri-state, it certainly wasn't as predictable south of here.  An EF-2 tornado touched down in Logan and Simpson Counties and it was caught, briefly, on camera.  Check out the footage.

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Your Help is Being Sought to Find Police Officer’s Killer

Bardstown Police officer Jason Ellis was shot and killed by ambushers May 25 as he picked up debris at the side of a road by ambushers. Kentucky State Police and other law enforcement members are seeking the perpetrators and are asking for your help. Here's how:

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Derek Anderson Speaks in Owensboro

This morning I had the pleasure of attending the Young Leader Breakfast of the Owensboro Family YMCA. The focus of the breakfast is to spotlight and inspire the young leaders of the community. One local student is also selected to receive a college scholarship

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Flooding Closes Kentucky Roads

Due to heavy rain overnight we have reports of flash flooding along highways in several counties that has severely hampered travel.

Motorists are urged to slow down and use extreme caution.

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Feather Ruffling Time: Study Shows That Louisville Has the Best College Basketball Fan Base

Researchers at Emory University have crunched the numbers and have determined that the Louisville Cardinals have the best fan base in all of college basketball. Where does Kentucky rank? How about all the way down at number 7?

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ESPN Airs an All-Access Profile of Nerlens Noel’s Recovery Process [VIDEO]

I saw both the Nerlens Noel injury and the Kevin Ware injury. Noel's was unpleasant. Ware's was stomach-churning.

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Kentucky’s Moonshine University Teaches Students White Lightning Culture

Some Kentucky students are drunk with anticipation about the prospect of making their own moonshine. Sure, it has been sometime since hardcore drinkers were forced to resort to toilet booze as a means for combating those extremely dry days of the prohibition period, but that isn’t stopping a few select students from revisiting their white lighting heritage at the Moonshine University in Louisville.

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Kentucky and Louisville Could Be Ranked #1 and #2 in 2013-2014 [POLL]

A year ago, they called it Bluegrass Armageddon when Kentucky and Louisville met in the Final Four. Can you imagine what would happen if those two hated rivals played for the NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP?!?

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