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Students win life-changing prizes at 14th annual Alltech Vocal Scholarship Competition

Twenty-one undergraduate and graduate students took the stage at the 14th annual Alltech Vocal Scholarship Competition to sing for their chance to win scholarships and prizes that will jumpstart their operatic careers. L to R: Professor Everett McCorvey, University of Kentucky School of Music, Dawna Warren, and Dr. Mark Lyons, president and CEO of Alltech. (Photo provided) The Lyons family has long...

Lexington Legends to hold auditions for national anthem, ‘God Bless America’ performers

The Lexington Legends are looking for singers, soloists or groups who will perform either the national anthem or God Bless America at Legends’ home games in 2019. The Legends will hold this year’s tryouts at Fayette Mall near Dillard’s Feb. 16-17. The sessions will run from noon to 2 p.m. on Feb. 16, and from 1-4 p.m. on Feb. 17. “With Opening Day in 63 days, we are looking...