Aggregated Kentucky News Articles
- College basketball roundup: Green helps Kentucky hold off VMI
Quade Green came off the bench to score a season-high 17 points, including five in the final 90 seconds, to help No. 10 Kentucky hold off VMI 92-82 on Sunday night. ...
Associated Press. Los Angeles Times. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 20:00:00 PST.
- Bill to restore voting rights of Kentucky felons expected to be pre-filed this week
Democratic Sen. Morgan McGarvey, of Louisville, expects to pre-file that bill, which would allow all convicted felons to vote after their sentence, including probation and parole, is complete.
Travis Ragsdale. WDRB - Louisville, Kentucky. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 21:40:00 EST.
- Community honors Louisville boy who died of malnutrition on Thanksgiving eve
Bobby Ellis died of malnutrition in 1969, found dead huddled in bed with his sisters in their West Louisville home.
Hayden Ristevski. WDRB - Louisville, Kentucky. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 20:59:00 EST.
- Texas Roadhouse apologizes for asking breastfeeding mother to cover up
A Texas Roadhouse restaurant in Louisville, Ky., has apologized to a mother who was asked by a manager to cover up.
Alexandra Deabler. Fox News. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 16:20:44 GMT.
- Commissions OK license for new racetrack
LOUISVVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission has approved a joint venture between Churchill Downs and Keeneland at a proposed $150 million racetrack and betting parlor near the Kentucky and Tennessee line. ...
Washington Times. Sat, 17 Nov 2018 12:16:12 -0500.
- Dem Wins Kentucky Race by Single Vote
Democrat Jim Glenn beat Republican D.J. Johnson for a seat in the Kentucky state House by just one vote.Kentucky's State Board of Elections says Glenn won 6,319 to 6,318, according to the Washington Examiner.
Newsmax. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 13:27:20 EDT.
- Kentucky supermarket murder suspect charged with federal hate crimes
A white man from Kentucky suspected of killing a black man and woman in a racially motivated shooting attack at a supermarket last month has been charged with federal hate crimes and firearm charges, according to federal officials.
Reuters. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 11:17:35 -0500.
- Sale of racist memorabilia banned at Kentucky fairgrounds
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky State Fair Board has banned the sale of racist memorabilia at the Louisville fairgrounds including Ku Klux Klan and post-World War II Nazi items. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:03:20 -0500.
- "A win's a win": Just one vote decides Kentucky House race
CBS News. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:28:25 +0000.
- Kentucky Kroger Shooting Suspect Charged With Federal Hate Crimes
The grand jury indictment alleges Gregory Bush shot and killed two African-Americans "because of their race and color." The Justice Department has not decided if it will seek the death penalty.
Vanessa Romo. NPR. Thu, 15 Nov 2018 23:41:00 -0500.
Kentucky Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Kentucky as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||4,436,974||0.28|
|July 1, 2015||4,424,611||0.26|
|July 1, 2014||4,413,057||0.29|
|July 1, 2013||4,400,477||0.36|
|July 1, 2012||4,384,799||0.35|
|July 1, 2011||4,369,354||0.48|
|July 1, 2010||4,348,662|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Kentucky was 4,339,367.
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 above shows the state capitol building
in Frankfort, Kentucky.
Kentucky newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Kentucky
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