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13 min ago | HON

Some Teens May Face Emotional Problems After Concussion

Teens who are sensitive to light or noise after a concussion are more likely to develop emotional symptoms such as anxiety and depression, a new study says.


Related Topix: Vietnam, World News

13 min ago |

Dayton hires main street manager

Dayton hires main street manager Manager will promote city to draw business Check out this story on Dayton has hired Anthony Cadle as its new Main Street manager to help guide the city's economic and historic preservation renaissance.


Related Topix: Kentucky

13 min ago | West Virginia Metro

New Mingo County Circuit Court Judge sworn-in

A ceremonial swearing in was held Thursday in the main courtroom of the Mingo County Courthouse in Williamson so the new Thirtieth Judicial Circuit Court Judge could get to work.


Related Topix: Williamson, WV, US Governors, Earl Ray Tomblin, Mingo County, WV

4 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Therapy horse meets Kentucky Children's Hospital patients

Magic, a miniature therapy horse, visited patients Thursday at Kentucky Children's Hospital on the University of Kentucky campus.


6 hrs ago | WLKY-TV Louisville

Sinkholes cause big problems for many in Kentucky

James Currens with the Kentucky Geological Survey said it can be predicted what areas of the commonwealth are most likely to have sinkholes, but there's no figuring exactly where and when one will open.


Related Topix: Kentucky, Geology, Science, Bowling Green, KY, Hopkinsville, KY

7 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

UNC-Chapel Hill administrator Russell Mumper named UGA vice provost

Russell Mumper, an administrator who has been nationally recognized for fostering innovative instruction and has a strong record of facilitating interdisciplinary and entrepreneurial research, has been named vice provost for academic affairs at the University of Georgia.


Related Topix: University of Georgia, North Carolina, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Inventions, Science / Technology, North Carolina State University

7 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

Bishop to visit St John's Episcopal this Sunday

St. John's Episcopal Church in Great Bend will host Bishop Michael Milliken at 11 a.m. on Sunday, July 13. The church is located at 17th and Adams St. Bishop Milliken will be administering the Order of Confirmation to at least one candidate.


Related Topix: Religion, Episcopal Church, Canada, Great Bend, KS, Hutchinson, KS, St. Francis, KS

7 hrs ago |

5 Reasons To Go Back To College After 50

Consider Tony Ubelhor, who found himself out of a job in 2009 at age 55. He'd been teaching English, writing and American literature at the University of Kentucky, but a departmental reorganization resulted in layoffs.


Related Topix: Milledgeville, GA, Baldwin County, GA

10 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Next Cats football: UK commitment excels at The Opening

Herald-Leader recruiting writer Ben Roberts has updated the Next Cats football site with several headlines of note involving University of Kentucky recruits: Lexington Herald-Leader is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.


11 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

UK receives $3.75 million grant for cancer prevention

The University of Kentucky announced Thursday that it has received a $3.75 million grant to promote colorectal cancer screening in Appalachia.


Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Medicine, Health

Wed Jul 09, 2014


George Washington University to Host Conference on Preparing the Next ...

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences' Physical Therapy Program is pleased to host, in conjunction with Woods Duncan Consulting, "Preparing the Next Generation of Physical Therapists for Innovative Practice," to be held July 25-26 at GW's Marvin Center in Washington, D.C. Physical therapist educators across the ... (more)


Related Topix: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Medicine, George Washington University

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Paducah Sun Online Edition

Smithland chamber hosts turbine talk

Approximately 35 local residents and other invited guests heard from one of the project engineers on the hydroelectric facility under construction in their community in an informational meeting sponsored by the Smithland Area Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Smithland, KY, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, Senator Rand Paul, Paducah, KY

Lexington Herald-Leader

Two people injured in Woodford crash that involved a farm tractor

Two people were injured Tuesday morning after a Woodford County collision between a passenger car and a farm tractor, Versailles police said.


Related Topix: Woodford County, KY, Versailles, KY

Lexington Herald-Leader

Second man charged in robbery, beating at apartment on State Street

Lexington police have charged a second man in a robbery and beating at an apartment near the University of Kentucky.


Related Topix: Lexington, KY

Bbech tree news

Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders

Butler County students attend Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders Louisville, KY - Butler County high school juniors Lilly Moore, Keesha Pedigo and Sierra Powell recently returned home from Kentucky Farm Bureau's Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders .


Related Topix: Louisville, KY, Education Etc., Murray State University

Daily World

Crawfish castles in Louisiana lawns can be irritating

The little hollow mudball towers called crawfish castles are fine in the swamp but not so great in your yard.


Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Medical News Today

Mouse model confirms how Alzheimer's and cerebrovascular disease interact

Researchers from the Sanders-Brown Center on Aging at the University of Kentucky have been able to confirm anecdotal information on patients with both Alzheimer's disease and cerebrovascular disease using mouse models in two different studies.


Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health, Genetics, Medicine

Mon Jul 07, 2014

News Democrat

Jerry White receives top honors

Jerald D. "Jerry" White was awarded the Bowl of Hygeia during the 136th KPhA Annual Meeting, one of the highest honors a pharmacist can receive.


Related Topix: US Military, US News, US Air Force, Russellville, KY

The Sentinel-Echo

Richards, longtime London attorney dies

It was a somber message as word of the death of long-time London attorney, Hugh Richards, spread through the community Tuesday morning.


Related Topix: London, KY

Lexington Herald-Leader

Fayette County: Nominations sought for Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame Class of 2015

The Kentucky Bank Tennis Championships, held July 21-27 at the University of Kentucky's Hilary J. Boone Tennis Center, is seeking volunteers to house players and officials, and to help with the tournament and transportation.


Related Topix: Kentucky, Fayette County, KY, Family, Kids