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Ian Jackson calls Kentucky offer “Dream Come True”

While the Kentucky Wildcats‘ 2023 recruiting class is beginning to take shape, securing commitments from Robert Dillingham and Reed Sheppard, they are jumping in early to the class of 2024. On June 15th, when NCAA rules permitted college basketball coaches to make unlimited calls and texts to recruits entering...
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JUST IN: Garbage truck destroyed in fire in Lexington

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Fire responded to a garbage truck fire around 10:30 Tuesday morning. Fire officials say the truck is a natural gas garbage truck. The driver noticed the truck was on fire and pulled onto Opportunity Way, where the driver was able to get out of the truck.
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Suspect in Richmond bank robbery arrested

RICHMOND, Ky. (WKYT) - Police have arrested the suspect in a bank robbery in Richmond. On April 29, police say a man walked into the People’s Bank & Trust on Brandy Lane off on Brandy Lane, near I-75 exit 90, and demanded money from an employee. He then left the bank with cash.
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Ramon Jefferson commits to Kentucky

With the uncertainty surrounding Chris Rodriguez Jr.’s status for the 2022 season , Mark Stoops and co. felt the need to add another running back, and they have found their guy. Big Blue Nation, meet Ramon Jefferson, a 5-foot-10, 215-pound 4-star transfer from Sam Houston State, who announced his...
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Sam Houston’s Jefferson commits to Kentucky

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (KBTX) - Sam Houston running back Ramon Jefferson announced on Tuesday that he is transferring to the University of Kentucky. Last year, Jefferson made the AP All-America second team, Stats Perform All-America second team, AFCA All-America second team, HERO Sports All-America second team, Phill Steele All-America second team, and All-WAC first team. The redshirt junior played for two seasons with the Bearkats both in 2021 (the spring COVID makeup season and the fall). In 22 games with the Kats, he rushed for 1907 yards and 20 touchdowns on 299 carries. He also caught the ball 5 times for 37 yards in the spring season. The Bronx, NY native helped the Kats win the FCS National Championship in 2020-2021.
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Star Sprinter Abby Steiner’s Strong Academic Finish Sets Stage for Future Career

This past weekend, Abby Steiner won the U.S. Track and Field championship in the 200-meter dash. It was an all-dates collegiate best and the second-fastest semifinal and final double in American history (the record was set in 1988 by Florence Griffith Joyner). She will represent Team USA at the World Athletics Championships, taking place July 15-24. Following her record-setting NCAA victory in early June, the May 2022 University of Kentucky graduate took a break from training to talk about the wins she experienced in the classroom as a kinesiology-exercise science major. The cover photo used for this story courtesy of USA Today.
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Vinaigrette Salad Kitchen to open Thursday in Gardiner Lane Shopping Center

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A new restaurant on Bardstown Road specializes in salads, soups, grain bowls and lemonade. Vinaigrette Salad Kitchen opens Thursday in the Gardiner Lane Shopping Center, near the Watterson Expressway. The restaurant is a member of the Kentucky Proud program, bridging the gap between local businesses and farmers.
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Lexington doula fears abortion ruling will put some women in danger

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A doula helps women manage their pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum period. We spoke to one doula who is worried for women who don’t have many options following the Supreme Court’s historic ruling overturning Roe v. Wade. Like many in this country, Anihhya Trumbo is...
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Recruiting experts log picks for Ugonna Kingsley to Kentucky

With a commitment from Robert Dillingham over this past weekend, the Kentucky Wildcats will now turn their attention to rounding out the class especially when it comes to the front-court. Two players have emerged as serious targets for John Calipari and his staff, and there seems to be some momentum...
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