KY universities partner with State Treasurer to support empowerment for teachers, students

Northern Kentucky University joins with economic educators across the state to launch the Coalition for Financial Literacy in the Commonwealth (CFLC). NKU partnered with Eastern Kentucky University, Morehead State University, Murray State University and the University of Kentucky to form the CFLC to combine resources to teach personal finance, entrepreneurship and economics throughout Kentucky. This…

UK Athletics Legend C.M. Newton Dies

by ASSOCIATED PRESS –  C.M. Newton’s life in basketball started as a player, but he impacted the game even more as a coach and administrator thanks to a belief in diversity and a grand vision that changed the rules and influenced the selection of the original U.S. Olympic “Dream Team” in 1992. Officials at Alabama…

Common Ground: Easing Alcohol Restrictions

by Michon Lindstrom –  The alcohol industry in Kentucky is experiencing a boom right now. From distillers to microbreweries, more and more local businesses are popping up throughout the state. Kentucky’s signature spirit, bourbon has generated millions for the commonwealth and as craft beer is becoming more popular that industry is beginning to bring in…