- Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway and Commercial Interstate Property to Sell at Absolute Auction
Marshall County's Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway Will Sell at an Absolute Auction on June 27 Through J. P. King Auction Company; The Auction Will Include an Additional 317-Acre Commercial Tract With Frontage on I-24
Marketwire. Tue, 21 May 2013 14:33:17 EDT.
- Murder in Mayfield
Kentucky woman catches a killer, helped by a BBC reporter.
BBC News. Fri, 17 May 2013 06:14:56 GMT.
- Who Do You Like? Betting The 2013 Preakness Stakes
While no one would suggest that making money on the Kentucky Derby is an easy proposition, at least the big field offers a variety of ways in which to cash a juicy ticket. ...
By Teresa Genaro. Forbes. Thu, 16 May 2013 16:08:57 GMT.
- Julie Hermann The Right Tonic For Rutgers University's Athletic Leadership
Julie Hermann, former Senior Associate Athletic Director at the University of Louisville, was announced as Tim Pernetti's successor as Athletics Director at Rutgers University on Wednesday.
By Patrick Rishe. Forbes. Thu, 16 May 2013 13:45:08 GMT.
- Orb Wins Kentucky Derby
Orb made a last-minute come from behind surge to win the 139th Kentucky Derby, the first jewel in horse racing's famed Triple Crown. ...
Voice of America. Sat, 04 May 2013 19:26:17 -0400.
- The Origin of Your Favorite Kentucky Derby Traditions
It's hard to imagine the race without mint juleps, big hats and "My Old Kentucky Home."
U. S. News & World Report. Fri, 03 May 2013 07:00:00 -0400.
- Boy killed sister with gun for kids
A five-year-old boy who shot dead his little sister in the US state of Kentucky used a gun marketed for children, authorities reveal.
BBC News. Thu, 02 May 2013 15:27:17 GMT.
- Is Rand Paul's Immigration Plan a Good Idea for the GOP?
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul's immigration reform wouldn't include a path to citizenship.
U. S. News & World Report. Tue, 19 Mar 2013 14:59:00 -0400.
- Iraqi Men Sentenced In U.S. Terrorism Case
An Iraqi man who pleaded guilty to terrorism-related charges has been sentenced to life in prison in the southern U.S. state of Kentucky.
Radio Liberty. Wed, 30 Jan 2013 07:34:32 +0000.
- Joe Biden, Paul Ryan clash in U.S. presidential debate
The jabs flew early in the U.S. vice-presidential debate in Kentucky as Joe Biden, U.S. President Barack Obama's gaffe-friendly No. ...
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 11 Oct 2012 22:10:19 EDT.
- Journeys: In Kentucky, Fried Chicken History
At the Colonel Harland Sanders Cafe and Museum, a pressure cooker named Bertha, a barrel with 11 herbs and spices and a shrine to the birthplace of a fast-food empire.
By William Grimes. International Herald Tribune. Mon, 27 Aug 2012 14:58:37 GMT.
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- Coal Mine Plan Shakes Up Kentucky Camp
A plan to develop a coal mine around a Girl Scout camp has exposed shifting alliances between environmental and business interests.
By Melena Ryzik. International Herald Tribune. Wed, 15 Aug 2012 19:00:30 GMT.
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In 2008, the estimated population of Kentucky was 4,269,245, whereas
in 2006, the population of Kentucky was about 4,199,440.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Kentucky's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Kentucky
web page. For maps of Kentucky,
visit this Kentucky Map
The photograph at right shows the state capitol building
in Frankfort, Kentucky.
Kentucky newspaper publishers are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
Kentucky library names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Kentucky
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