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Transylvania signs 7-year-old Lexington native as newest basketball recruit through Team Impact

On the same floor where Transylvania University practices and plays, the Pioneers men’s basketball team on Monday signed its newest recruit: a 7-year-old from Lexington with big dreams. Bentley Barber was matched with the Pioneers by Team Impact, a national organization that connects children battling serious or chronic illnesses with college athletic teams. Bentley Barber (center) signed with...

Norton Healthcare, UofL School of Medicine, UofL Physicians sign letter of intent for new affiliation

The University of Louisville School of Medicine, UofL Physicians – Pediatrics and Norton Healthcare today announced they have signed a non-binding Letter of Intent (LOI) to create a new pediatric affiliation. The LOI allows the organizations to explore a more meaningful partnership as the organizations work toward a definitive agreement later this summer if approved by the UofL Board of Trustees. The...

‘Long and athletic’ Kahlil Whitney signs letter-of-intent to play basketball at University of Kentucky

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today Kahlil Whitney is officially a Wildcat. The 6-foot-7 forward signed a national letter-of-intent with Kentucky Friday. The five-star prospect is the highest-rated player in the Class of 2019 and considered Kentucky his top option during the recruiting process. Kahlil Whitney “I chose Kentucky because it was my dream school,” Whitney said. “I feel that...