Corporal Punishment Being Reviewed In KY

Corporal Punishment Being Reviewed In KY A controversial form of punishment in schools could be banned after a bill was filed ahead of Kentucky’s General Assembly. Rep. Steve Riley, R-Glasgow, filed a bill that would remove paddling as a form of discipline in school and in church-related privately operated child-caring agencies or facilities. Most…

UofK Receives Record Donation

UofK Receives Record Donation The University of Kentucky announced the acceptance of an incredible gift Tuesday.The $10 million gift, from Mira and Don Ball, is the largest financial gift the university has ever received. It will go directly to the UK Leads program, which stands for leveraging economic affordability for developing success.It’s a program…

KY Senators Push For Vote On Crime Bill

KY Senators Push For Vote On Crime Bill Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnel said the Senate will consider a bipartisan bill aimed at reforming the nation’s criminal justice system. Senator McConnell made the announcement Tuesday morning on the Senate floor. He said senators may need to work after Christmas for the measure to pass.…