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New coronavirus cases continue to increase across Kentucky, but hospitalizations are on the decline

Kentucky Health News chart compares daily case numbers with rolling average for past seven days. By Al Cross and Melissa Patrick Kentucky Health News Gov. Andy Beshear reported 258 new cases of the coronavirus in Kentucky Friday, the sixth day out of the last seven that the number has risen. Following his recently revised schedule, Beshear did not hold a press conference Friday, but issued a press...

Trust For Life, KODA unveils innovative ‘Life Lift’ cell phone digital gaming app for tech-savvy generation

Trust For Life (TFL), the charitable arm of the Kentucky Association of Circuit Court Clerks, partnering with Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates (KODA) and Louisville-based marketing agency Power, announced its innovative new cell phone digital gaming app “Life Lift” at a Wednesday press conference. While geared for the current generation born in the late 1990s and 2000s, the app – available...

Citrus Bowl Preview: Penn State not suprised by Cats’ recent success; game Tuesday at 1 p.m.

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today ORLANDO — James Franklin remembers when Mark Stoops took over at Kentucky more than six years ago. Franklin, the coach at Vanderbilt at the time, knew it would be a matter of time before the Wildcats would climb the ladder in the Southeastern Conference.   “We kind of live in a society, and specifically when it comes to college football, that everybody wants a quick...