Something you may not know about Western Kentucky University, it has one of the most awarded photojournalism programs in the country. One former student has landed a very prestigious recognition for his work, an image that will appear on a USPS Forever stamp.
Let's see...there are 120 counties in Kentucky and, according to Gary P. West's book, 101 Must Places to Visit in Kentucky Before You Die. So there are some counties that didn't make the cut. But Daviess did!
School is starting in less than two weeks for most students around Kentucky. A few school systems in Western Kentucky are getting an early extra day off when the total solar eclipse comes around on Monday, August 21st.
Although North American Midway Entertainment is not the company that supplies rides to the Ohio State Fair, it has announced that, until further notice, its Fire Ball ride will not be in operation at the Kentucky State Fair or any state fair where it is present.