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Retired, respected Supreme Court Justice Donald Wintersheimer, 89, dies peacefully at Covington home

Donald C. Wintersheimer who grew up in Northern Kentucky and held a seat on the Kentucky Supreme Court for 24 years, died peacefully at his Covington home February 18. He was 89. Justice Wintersheimer earned a reputation as a gentleman and true scholar who lived a life dedicated to public service. Throughout his life, he was a hard worker, humble and kind and committed to justice for all. Visitation...

Thomas More University athletics program makes official move to NAIA, Mid-South Conference

Thomas More University has made its official move to the NAIA and the Mid-South Conference from NCAA Division III. TMU was a previous member of the NAIA from 1947 to 1990 before joining the NCAA. TMU also joined the Mid-South Conference, an NAIA conference with eight core member institutions in Kentucky, Tennessee, Ohio, and Georgia. The member institutions include Campbellsville University, Cumberland...

TMU, Second Wind Dreams, Colonial Gardens fulfill a lifelong ‘alumna’ dream for Sarah Kahmann, 91

By Rebecca Stratton Thomas More University Second Wind Dreams and Colonial Gardens joined Thomas More University to fulfill 91-year old Sarah Kahmann’s dream of becoming a college alumna. Dedicating her life to volunteer work, Kahmann always wished to receive a college degree. TMU Acting President Kathleen Jagger, Senator John Schickel, Second Wind Dreams Director of Community Relations Amy Safran,...

Putting the MORE into NKY’s Thomas More College — which is now Thomas More University

The announcement awaited for months is finally a reality — Thomas More College is a college no more. It’s more. Thomas More University. The Board of Trustees announced today that the College will officially become Thomas More University effective Oct. 1. Kentucky’s Council on Postsecondary Education formally granted university status to the College in July. While full implementation...