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Former U of L, Murray State football player Zeke Pike, once destined for greatness, arrested again

NKyTribune staff Former University of Louisville and Murray State football player Ezekiel “Zeke” Pike, who was dismissed from three different college football programs due to problems away from the field, is in trouble with the law again. Zeke Pike (80) converted from quarterback to tight end at Louisville in 2013. Pike caught one pass in limited playing time during the 2013 campaign. (Photo...

High schoolers from across region get chance to observe a live surgery at Christ Hospital

Hundreds of high school students from across Greater Cincinnati, including a number from Northern Kentucky, will have a unique opportunity on Tuesday, Oct. 28. They will observe a live surgery at The Christ Hospital, take a tour and lunch at The Christ College of Nursing and Health Sciences.   The 16th Annual Live Surgery Experience, presented by the nursing college, is intended to give students...

Kenton Co. high schoolers take the stage, spotlight in regional forum on school funding

By Brad Hughes Special to KyForward   Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday pitched the potential benefits to schools from Gov. Steve Beshear’s budget proposal. Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson urged a crowd of 200 to get involved one-on-one with their legislators to back the funding increase.   But it was the student voice, particularly that of two Kenton County high schoolers, that had...