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Saturday's Scores

Sep. 26, 2021 05:00 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Raymond Central def. Ashland-Greenwood, 25-17, 25-16, 25-18 Adams Central Tournament= Adams Central def. Centura, 25-15, 25-23 Broken Bow def. Boone Central, 25-9, 25-16 ...

Carr runs for 2 TDs, Indiana beats Western Kentucky 33-31

Sep. 26, 2021 02:01 AM EDT

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Stephen Carr had 109 yards rushing and two touchdowns, and Michael Penix Jr. passed for 373 yards to help Indiana beat Western Kentucky 33-31 on Saturdya night. Penix completed a career-high 34 passes on 53 attempts. Ty Fryfogle had 10...

Louisville company ‘clones’ people’s pets as stuffed animals

Sep. 26, 2021 00:05 AM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Hershey had been dead for more than 12 years when the small, plush likeness of her finally arrived at the Wardrip home. As Amber Wardrip handed her husband the “cloned” boxer, it felt like giving him a piece of his beloved pet back. The...

Ruffolo's 3 FGs helps Kentucky beat South Carolina 16-10

Sep. 25, 2021 23:12 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Matt Ruffolo made three field goals to help Kentucky beat South Carolina 16-10 on Saturday night. Despite its three turnovers, Kentucky (4-0, 2-0 Southeastern Conference) beat South Carolina (2-2, 1-1) for the seventh time in eight years, and set...

Cunningham guides Louisville past winless Florida State

Sep. 25, 2021 21:24 PM EDT

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Louisville seemingly could do no wrong in the first half, building a 24-point lead. But even as the game flipped on the Cardinals, they again made a big defensive play in the second half to hold on for a second straight critical win. Malik...

Jackson's pick helps E. Kentucky secure win over Austin Peay

Sep. 25, 2021 19:42 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Parker McKinney threw two touchdown passes and ran for another and Matthew Jackson's late interception helped Eastern Kentucky beat back Austin Peay 35-27 on Saturday. Jackson picked off Draylen Ellis at midfield with 57 seconds left and returned...

Scott County school bus catches fire on interstate

Sep. 25, 2021 11:53 AM EDT

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — School officials say a Scott County bus carrying students coming back from a football game caught fire in Lexington on Interstate 75. According to news reports, the fire on Friday was caused by a malfunction in the back of the bus. Everyone on...

Daughter finds dad’s missing WWII foot locker after 77 years

Sep. 25, 2021 10:47 AM EDT

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Velda Alexander never met her father, Johnnie Elmore, who was killed in action during World War II. But a recent discovery finally connected her with the hero she always wanted to meet. Elmore received the Purple Heart after he sacrificed his...

Poll numbers down, justices say they aren’t politicians

Sep. 25, 2021 08:42 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three Supreme Court justices delivered the same plea in rapid succession in recent days: Don’t view justices as politicians. The justices have reason to be concerned. Recent polls show a sharp drop in approval of a court now dominated by...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Adair Co. 21, Hart Co. 7 Allen Co.-Scottsville 33, Franklin-Simpson 21 Apollo 56, McCracken County 49 Ashland Blazer 53, Bourbon Co. 14 Bardstown 46, LaRue Co. 30 ...