GEORGETOWN, Guyana (AP) —
Three soldiers in Guyana were killed and one was severely injured during a demolition training exercise at an inland army base on Thursday, the military...
GEORGETOWN, Ind. (AP) — Indiana residents are lending a hand in a national initiative that aims to pair medical workers with recreational vehicle owners willing to loan their RVs to nurses,...
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A popular thoroughbred retirement farm in Kentucky is reaching out to its supporters through virtual farm tours that showcase its equine retirees.
1940 — Indiana routs Kansas 60-42 for the NCAA basketball championship.
1943 — Ken Sailors scores 16 points to lead Wyoming to a 56-43 victory over Georgetown in the NCAA...
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — War Emblem, the 2002 Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner, died Wednesday at age 21.
He had been at Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Center since 2015 after...
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A body found at a Kentucky storage facility was that of a missing woman whose boyfriend was charged with her murder, authorities confirmed Wednesday.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — The former boyfriend of a missing Kentucky woman was indicted Tuesday on murder and robbery charges, and remains believed to be hers were found in a storage facility, police...
CINCINNATI (AP) — A Kentucky man who punched a protester outside of an August rally for President Donald Trump in Cincinnati was sentenced Friday to 120 days in jail.
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski set the record for wins coaching a No. 1 team when his top-ranked Blue Devils knocked off California and Georgetown on back-to-back nights to win the 2K Empire...
NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Krzyzewski is about to become No. 1 at winning at No. 1.
He has to share that milestone for at least one more game with the Wizard of Westwood.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Toyota says it is adding 400 employees at a Kentucky plant with starting pay of more than $18 an hour.
News outlets report plant manager Susan Elkington said in a...
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — An attorney for a Kentucky deputy paralyzed by friendly fire is disputing a claim that the community has since provided his client with $1 million, a new home and a new...
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky sheriff's deputy is suing a city and its police department after he was paralyzed in a shooting.
The Lexington Herald-Leader reports that Scott County...
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky school official says a resource officer found a student with a loaded gun in his waistband after another student tipped off the principal.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a Kentucky man who was shot by his 17-year-old grandson has died.
News outlets report 79-year-old Richard Barkley was shot on July 31 in Scott County...
CINCINNATI (AP) — A Kentucky man is accused of punching a protester outside an Ohio rally for President Donald Trump.
Court records show 29-year-old Dallas Frazier, of Georgetown, was...
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A thoroughbred retirement organization says it will close a satellite division based at a racetrack in southern Kentucky.
LINDSBORG, Kan. (AP) — The president of Bethany College in Kansas has resigned to take a job leading Georgetown College in Kentucky.
The Salina Journal reports that William Jones will be...
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a Kentucky man who volunteered at a high school has pleaded guilty to posing as a young woman in text messages to get underage boys to send him sexually...
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted a Delaware man accused of making hoax emergency calls to locations across the country, causing police and SWAT teams to respond.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted a former Kentucky auto plant worker accused of stealing parts from the facility and selling them online, profiting more than...
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A thoroughbred retirement farm in Kentucky says it will raise admission prices for public farm tours.
Officials at Old Friends farm say that beginning July 1, the cost...
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A thoroughbred retirement farm in Kentucky has welcomed former graded stakes winner Saudi Poetry as its newest resident.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Are you interested in a $200 jar of poop from 1997 Kentucky Derby winner Silver Charm? If so, the jars by Kentucky for Kentucky went on sale May 1. The Lexington...
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A thoroughbred retirement farm in Kentucky that is home to champion horses is having its annual homecoming event this weekend.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A substitute teacher in Kentucky has been jailed for allegedly endangering middle school students by teaching while drunk.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Relatives of a family who were killed by a wrong-way drunken driver on a Kentucky highway have filed a lawsuit against the bars that served him. He also died in the...
BOSTON (AP) — From a Napa Valley vintner to a Hot Pockets heiress, a procession of wealthy parents made their first appearances in federal court Friday on charges they paid bribes to get their...
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Ivanka Trump toured the Toyota Motor Manufacturing plant in central Kentucky, viewing several stages of the manufacturing process.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Ivanka Trump is coming back to Kentucky.
The adviser to President Donald Trump will tour Toyota's largest manufacturing plant in Georgetown on Thursday. Toyota Motor...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Dominique Reid scored 12 of his 14 points in a deciding first half, Chris Coffey had 10 points and 16 rebounds and Georgetown College (Ky.) eased past Carroll College...
The Atlantic Coast Conference comes into the NCAA Tournament with three No. 1 seeds.
Putting three teams in the Final Four is a different matter.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A thoroughbred retirement farm in Kentucky has welcomed the son of a Kentucky Derby winner as its newest resident.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Hall of Fame thoroughbred Silver Charm is celebrating his silver anniversary birthday, and Old Friends retirement facility is hosting a party for him.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Seton Hall had a laugher in a game that gave its NCAA Tournament hopes a boost.
Myles Powell scored 30 points and the Pirates opened an early 20-point lead and never looked back in posting a much-needed 90-75 victory over Georgetown on Wednesday night.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Old Friends horse farm in Kentucky says a monument company is stepping forward to make sure each retired racehorse buried there is eventually remembered with a headstone.
The farm near Georgetown says it has received a donation from Bardstown-based Kentucky Monument company. The farm says Kentucky Monument has donated three new markers for graves in the farm's horse cemetery.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — After a subpar performance, Marquette was back in its usual, dominant form Sunday.
Natisha Hiedeman scored 22 points, Allazia Blockton had 19 and No. 8 Marquette beat Villanova 93-55 for its 12th consecutive victory.
The Golden Eagles, who entered averaging 84.5 points per game, were sluggish in a 59-52 victory at home over Georgetown on Friday.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky authorities say a man has been killed in a workplace accident at the Toyota manufacturing plant in Georgetown.
Scott County Coroner John Goble told news outlets that the man worked for Ryder and was trying to connect a truck and a trailer outside the plant Tuesday morning when he got caught between the two. Goble said the truck's air brake had not been applied and gravity brought the truck back to the trailer, pinning the man, whose name hasn't been released.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Jr. Clay and Corey Tillery nailed late back-to-back treys to give Tennessee Tech enough cushion to hold off Eastern Kentucky 91-85 on Saturday night to halt a four-game losing streak.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky official says the wrong-way driver who killed a vacationing Michigan family on Interstate 75 had a blood-alcohol content more than three times the legal limit.
Fayette County Coroner Gary Ginn says in a statement that 41-year-old Joey Bailey of Georgetown had a .306 blood-alcohol content and was at fault in the crash that killed six people. The legal limit in Kentucky is .08.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A homeless man in Lexington who found a Georgetown College football ring has returned it to its owner after a months-long search.
The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Robert "Shorty" Eads found the ring while working for a program that is meant to stop panhandling by putting the jobless to work collecting trash.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Old Friends farm in Kentucky has added two more past stakes winners to its stable of retired racehorses.
The farm near Georgetown says Wake Forest and Kharafa have arrived at their new home.
Wake Forest's earned $951,745 in a career that included 28 starts and eight victories. The 8-year-old horse's biggest win came in the Grade 1 Man o' War Stakes in his third North American start.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Texas man was sentenced to three years in prison on Friday for improperly disposing of hazardous electronic waste at a Central Kentucky recycling business.
The Lexington Herald-Leader reports 63-year-old Kenneth Gravitt, of Austin, Texas, formerly operated Global Environmental Services, with facilities in Georgetown, Winchester and Cynthiana.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — It's been more than 20 years since Michael Blowen sat down to chat it up with Hollywood A-listers like actor Jack Nicholson, but the effect celebrities have on their fans is still fresh on his mind.
"I know how excited people get when they see a movie star," said Blowen, remembering his time as an entertainment reporter at The Boston Globe. "It's the same way I feel when I see a famous racehorse and I figured I can't be the only person who feels this way."
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Republicans trying to defend their majority in Kentucky's House of Representatives have had to do it with less public help from GOP Gov. Matt Bevin than they have had in the past — and some of them may prefer it that way.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Republican Gov. Matt Bevin says Kentucky will complete the U.S. 460 bypass in Georgetown next year.
Bevin announced the project on Thursday at the Scott County Courthouse.
The $26.1 million project will add a two-lane bypass with paved shoulders from Long Lick Pike to I-75. Transportation officials estimate the road will have about 8,000 vehicles per day, increasing to 12,000 vehicles per day by 2036.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Andy Barr said Tuesday that he does not support President Donald Trump's proposal to end citizenship for children born in the United States to non-citizen parents.
Trump made the comments to "Axios on HBO" one week before the midterm elections, where immigration has become a key issue. One of the most competitive races in the country is in Kentucky's 6th Congressional District, where Barr faces a tough challenge from Democrat Amy McGrath.
NEW YORK (AP) — Villanova is in a familiar place — atop the Big East Conference.
The defending NCAA champions were picked by coaches to win the Big East Conference on Thursday. This is the fifth straight year the Wildcats have held the top spot. They received eight first-place votes while Marquette and Butler each received one No. 1 pick. Coaches may not vote for their own team.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky community is selling a car, T-shirts and cornhole tournament spots to help raise money for a sheriff's deputy who's now paralyzed after a deadly shootout with a Florida bank robbery suspect.
News outlets report the Scott County area has rallied to support 28-year-old Jaime Morales.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of a Kentucky sheriff's deputy (all times local):
A Kentucky sheriff says a deputy has gone into surgery a second time since being shot during a late-night confrontation with a fugitive at a rest area. The fugitive was killed during the shooting.