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Thursday | News Democrat

Amos, Chestnut to wed

Elana and Larry Amos of Russellville announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Heather Amos to Cory Brett Chestnut, son of Angela Holloway and Bobby Chestnut of Russellville.


Related Topix: Russellville, KY, Wedding

Thursday | News Democrat

Crawford, Adams to wed

Lieutenant Colonel and Mrs. Darrell Crawford of Auburn, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Elizabeth Carol Crawford, to Joshua Daniel Adams, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Adams of McDonald of Kansas.


Related Topix: Wedding, Marysville, OH

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

Forget the Frock pushes T-shirt as an Easter outfit

Somewhere amid the dresses and bows and shoes and light cardigans and white purses - the full Easter family-picture experience - she asked herself whether this was what God would want her to do to celebrate Easter.


Related Topix: Liberty, KY, Campbellsville, KY

Medford Mail Tribune

Ky. educator on track to lead Medford schools

The Medford School Board has named Brian Shumate, assistant superintendent for Academic Achievement K-12 of Jefferson County Public Schools in Louisville, Ky., as its top pick for district superintendent.


Related Topix: Louisville, KY, University of Louisville, Education Etc.

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Huffington Post

Conservatives Lash Out At Rand Paul Over Foreign Policy

APRIL 12: U.S. Senator Rand Paul speaks at the Freedom Summit at The Executive Court Banquet Facility April 12, 2014 in Manchester, New Hampshire.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Manchester, NH, Dick Cheney, Barack Obama

The Columbus Dispatch

Award-winning photography

The Ohio News Photographers Association named the Dispatch photography staff as the staff of the year for large-market newspapers in its annual contest.


Related Topix: Photography, Arts

Columbia Magazine

Dr. Edward Yager will speak on religious freedom at Slider

Dr. Edward Yager will speak on religious freedom at Slider By Vonnie Kolbenschlag Dr. Edward Yager will speak on right to religious freedom at 7pmCT, Tuesday, April 22, at Lindsey, Wilson College W.W. Slider Humanities Center 151 Blue Raider Drive, Columbia, KY.


Related Topix: Lindsey Wilson College, Columbia, KY

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

University of Kentucky, 8 others share grant to increase minority graduates in math, science

The University of Kentucky and eight other universities in Kentucky and West Virginia announced a $2.5 million grant Monday to help more minority students graduate with degrees in math and science.


Related Topix: Kentucky, University of Kentucky, University of Louisville, West Virginia University, Centre College

Lexington Herald-Leader

Henry Clay’s Jordan Green commits to WKU

Jordan Green, who led Henry Clay to a runner-up finish in the 11th Region tournament last month, will play college basketball at Western Kentucky University.


Sun Apr 13, 2014

Big News Network.com

W. Track. Richardsons Triple Jump Tops Nation at Hilltopper Relays

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

WBKO-TV Bowling Green

13 Graduates Inducted Into Hall of Distinguished Alumni

Saturday evening, 13 graduates of Warren County high schools were inducted into the Warren County Public Schools Hall of Distinguished Alumni.


Related Topix: The Oak Ridge Boys, Country, Agriculture, Science, University of Tennessee, North Carolina State University, Warren County, KY

Washington Times

Mammoth Cave to participate in science project

The park has partnered with a national initiative called Project Budburst that allows citizens to record plant data.


Related Topix: Mammoth Cave, KY, US National Parks, Mammoth Cave National Park

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Daily News Journal

Dope Gamble

It's no secret that MTSU is known for having musically gifted students. From country to folk to rock to electronic, every genre has hopeful artists attempting to make a name for themselves in Murfreesboro and Nashville area.


Related Topix: Murfreesboro, TN, Black Entertainment, Rap, Three 6 Mafia


Linda C. Sten

Cherished wife, loving mom and beloved friend, Linda C. Sten of Madbury, passed away on Thursday, April 3, 2014, at the Hyder Family Hospice House in Dover after an extended battle with cancer.


Related Topix: Madbury, NH, Dover, NH, Saint Lawrence University, Lawrence University, University of Southern Maine

Thu Apr 10, 2014

WMKY-FM Morehead

Craft Academy for Excellence in Science and Mathematics established

Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers, House Majority Floor Leader Rocky Adkins, Alliance Resource Partners CEO Joe Craft and MSU President Wayne D. Andrews announced Thursday, April 10, the establishment of the Craft Academy for Excellence in Science and Mathematics, a dual-credit residential high school for academically exceptional Kentucky ... (more)


Related Topix: Kentucky, University of Kentucky, Morehead State University


Around Knox

SAMC 5k run coming Saturday KnoxINFO The Fort Knox Sergeant Audie Murphy Club College Scholarship 5k run/walk will be Saturday at Keyes Park.


Related Topix: Fort Knox, KY, Standardized Testing, Education


Detroit native Zo! mixes influences from Motown to Dilla

Detroit native Lorenzo "Zo!" Ferguson never stays away from the Motor City too long.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Motown, Soul, Entertainment

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

T-shirts vs. finery: Forget the Frock campaign emphasizes helping the needy

Preferred Partner: Feeding the Orphans. Buy a shirt for $20, and $20 goes toward orphan care in Ghana, Africa.


Related Topix: Casey County, KY, Liberty, KY, Campbellsville, KY

Evansville Courier & Press

USI debuts new logos at campus fashion show | GALLERY

And after the makeover, why not debut your new image in a big way? That was the line of thought that prompted the University of Southern Indiana to hold a fashion show Wednesday in Carter Hall to roll out the school's new branding campaign.


Related Topix: University of Southern Indiana, Gahanna, OH, Graphic Design, Arts, Marquette University, Ohio State University

Columbia Magazine

Campbellsville student-athletes join the 'Paxton Strong' effort

By Drew Tucker CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY - Paxton Bloyd, age 5, son of Cheslee and Jamie Ennis Bloyd and grandson of Campbellsville University Associate Professor of Education Beverly Ennis, was diagnosed with Stage IV Burkitt's lymphoma in March 2014.


Related Topix: Campbellsville, KY, Campbellsville University, George Strait, Country, University of Kentucky, Columbia, KY