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KentuckySports.Com Analyst Breaks Down UK/Mississippi State Game

I can't remember the last time Kentucky hosted the nation's number one team during the football season, but on Saturday afternoon, the Wildcats will do it again.

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Uncle Lee’s–a Muhlenberg County Institution–Is Closing

 

Wow, I miss it already.

Uncle Lee's on Main Street in Greenville, Kentucky is set to close for good after nearly 40 years in business.

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Kentucky Tabbed #1 in USA Today Coaches Poll, Will Play Six Games Against Top 10 Opponents

First of all, let me tip my hat to the University of Kentucky football team. It's GREAT to have good football to watch as we basketball fans await the arrival of the first pre-season college hoops poll.

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Kentucky Senatorial Debate Gets Heated [VIDEO/POLL]

Monday night, GOP leader and Senator Mitch McConnell debated his Democratic opponent, KY Secretary of State Allison Lundergan Grimes for the one and only time prior to the November 4th elections and it was heated to say the least.

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Where Are the Most Haunted Places in Kentucky? [VIDEO]

I think, by now, we're all familiar with the Waverly Hills Sanitorium and its spooky history, its use as a tuberculosis hospital, and its popularity as a destination for tourists looking for great Halloween scares.

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Kentucky Senate Candidates On KET Tonight

Election Day is less than a month away, have you decided who you're voting for? And more importantly, why you're voting for that person? I understand that the voting process can become quite tainted with all of the ads, but it is one of our greatest responsibilities as a citizen and we should all prepare ourselves more than we do.

The US Senate race here in Kentucky is one of the most watched and most influential races this year. Tonight, on KET (7:00pm CST), Sen. Mitch McConnell and Sec. of State Alison Grimes will discuss important issues in the Senate race.

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I Tried To Get Off The Floor While Wearing The OPD’s 90lb Bomb Squad Suit… It Didn’t Go Well [VIDEO]

Last night, at the Citizens Academy with the Owensboro Police Department, was Hazardous Devices Unit night.... aka,The Bomb Squad. Officer Flory and Officer Alsip spoke with our class about all of their training, job duties and even showed off different types of (non-active) explosives and gear. Being the closet nerd that I am, I found it really fascinating.

The amount of knowledge that they must acquire is crazy impressive. And that suit... y'all, that beast weighs 90 pounds! So, naturally, I put the suit on and tried to get up from laying on the floor. How did it go? Not great, haha! Take a look...

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Bigfoot in Kentucky? Maybe, Maybe Not, But There’s a Blog About It [VIDEO]

Now, Kentucky does have its share of creatures of folklore. The Sheepsquatch anyone? What about the Pope Lick Monster? Yes, they belong to the Bluegrass State.

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What Don’t You Know About Kentucky?

Do you know what Kentucky has in common with states like Washington, New York, Maine, Hawaii, and others? Do you know that I really shouldn't even call it a state?

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WBKR Visits The Daniel Pitino Shelter [VIDEO]

WBKR visited The Daniel Pitino Shelter Tuesday, kicking off our "It's Time" community service campaign and I think I can speak for everyone when I say, we left feeling extremely blessed and thankful. We had the pleasure of serving lunch to 175 people and a much better understanding of what the Pitino Shelter really offers this community.

Take a look as James and I discuss the shelter.

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