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Aaron Thompson: Don’t listen to skeptics about its value — college is still worth it for many reasons

To all of the students who recently graduated from a Kentucky college or university, thank you for having the fortitude and determination to make it to the finish line. You’ve achieved something powerful and transformative that will dramatically improve the quality of your life — a college credential. You may have noticed that people are more skeptical about the value of college than they used...

Dates are set for the Kentucky CancerLink Golf Scramble and Brave Faces of Cancer 5K

  Kentucky CancerLink is returning to the Spring Valley Golf Club for the 2nd Annual Kentucky CancerLink Golf Scramble.   On April 27, lunch and registration will begin at 11:30 a.m. The shotgun start will be at 1 p.m.   Team registration costs $400.   Mulligan options available for purchase the day of the scramble.   Click here to register your team.   Spring Valley...

Finish off summer by the water with a bonfire, fireworks, races and more at River Blast 2014

  Staff Report   On Aug. 16, the festival is coming to the river.   River Blast 2014 is an all-day KY River Water Trail Alliance special event with a goal of bringing awareness to the Kentucky River resource.   (Photo provided) Kentucky American Water presents River Blast 2014, which aims to be “a unique river event that rivals ‘Water Fire’ in Providence (Rhode Island), riverfront...