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UK Football Fan Day Saturday

(LEX 18)–The schedule has been set for Kentucky Football Fan Day, presented by Big O Tires, which will take place on Saturday, Aug. 7. The popular annual event will consist of an open practice inside Kroger Field, beginning at 11 a.m. Fans can begin entering the stadium, through Gates 2 and 3, at 10 a.m.…MORE

In Brief–TL;DR News

Just when it was starting to look like life could be returning to normal, the seven-day average of new COVID-19 cases in the U.S. has climbed even higher than it was during last summer’s peak, health officials say.The seven-day average hit 72,790 on Friday, topping last summer’s seven-day high of 68,700, says Dr. Rochelle Walensky,…MORE

Good For You!

Congratulations to: Hon. Robert Vincent Jennings of Richmond, appointed District Judge, Division 2, 25th Judicial District of Kentucky. University of Kentucky Libraries Special Collections Research Center librarian Reinette Jones, honored with the Clay Lancaster Heritage Education Award. Ashley Ward of Lexington, sworn in as a member of Eastern Kentucky University’s Board of Regents. Dr. Benjamin…MORE

70% of American Parents say Distance Learning is Here to Stay

By Aleksandra Vayntraub/SWNS–Almost seven in 10 parents think their kid focuses better while learning remotely, new research indicates. According to a recent survey of 2,000 American parents with school-aged children, which also gathered responses from the children of those polled, found one in three kids are excited by a remote system of learning. And 72%…MORE

TEAM KENTUCKY

TEAM KENTUCKY

TEAM KENTUCKY Roll up your sleeve and get vaccinated! If you would like more information about the vaccines that are out there and make an appointment to get vaccinated, please CLICK HERE or click on the Team Kentucky logo! Get vaxxed, stay safe!   Find COVID-19 vaccines HERE Find COVID-19 testing HERE Find COVID-19 information…MORE

SHOT AT A MILLION

SHOT AT A MILLION

SHOT AT A MILLION Team Kentucky‚Äôs Shot At A Million provides a great incentive to Kentuckians to get their shot of hope: a COVID-19 vaccine! The drawings also raise awareness of how Kentuckians can obtain an appointment for one of the safe and effective vaccines. There are two types of drawings: Kentuckians 18 years old…MORE

Americans Say Using Cash Helps Them Save Money

(SWNS)–The key to a healthy budget may be as simple as carrying cash, according to new research. The survey polled 1,500 Americans to analyze their payment preferences and found 51% said using cash helps them budget their money, with Gen Z being the most likely to agree. In fact, Gen Z respondents were the most…MORE

Good for You!

Congratulations to: Frank Shoop of Lexington, appointed to the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees. Dr. Martha Peterson, named Acting Associate Provost of Graduate and Professional Education and Actin Dean of the Graduate School at the University of Kentucky. These new leaders in Fayette County Public Schools: Catherine Vannatter, principal at Locust Trace AgriScience Center…MORE