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Stoops says UK’s current winning streak in series against against Missouri ‘means nothing’ on Saturday

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today Kentucky has dominated its yearly series against Missouri on the football field. The Wildcats (2-2) have won five straight against the Tigers, but Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops said the recent success “truthfully means nothing” when the two teams meet Saturday in Columbia. “We have to go win this week,” Stoops said. “I don’t even know what the streak is....

Fort Boonesborough State Park’s ‘Fireside Chats’ feature famous characters from Kentucky history

In collaboration with the Fort Boonesborough Foundation, Fort Boonesborough State Park will host a series of “Fireside Chats” featuring famous characters from Kentucky history. Beginning on Feb. 8, Fort Boonesborough State Park will offer a “Taste of Frontier Fare” from 5:30-6:15 p.m., followed by the historical program at 6:45 p.m. Carol Jarboe portrays Maggie Delaney. • Feb. 8, 2020: Daniel...

Keeneland Library Lecture Series announces spring events spotlighting people, horses

On display at the Keeneland Library is “Hunting Coat Red Persian Set” by world-renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly. In 2014, Maker’s Mark presented the piece to Keeneland to recognize the long history of the two Kentucky icons. (Photo provided)     The Keeneland Library Lecture Series returns in 2015 with a slate of events that spotlight notable horses and people in Thoroughbred racing.   Events...