On June 26, Morehouse College, a member of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, announced it would not be participating in fall sports because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Gov. Andy Beshear issued an emergency order Thursday requiring Kentuckians to wear face coverings in public to prevent a growing spread of the coronavirus.
The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC), which includes Kentucky State University, on Thursday extended the suspension of all sporting and championship events through the fall of 2020.
REOPEN Downtown Frankfort grants have been awarded to 18 of downtown Frankfort's small businesses by the Frankfort Area Chamber of Commerce and Frankfort First Foundation.
Kentucky reported 402 new cases of the coronavirus on Wednesday, the highest number yet identified on a single day for the second straight day. It was the fourth consecutive day that the seven-day rolling average of new cases also set a new record.
The Franklin County Health Department announced two new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the county's total to 152 since the pandemic began.
LOUISVILLE — About six hours after the University of Louisville was forced to temporarily shut down its men's basketball program because two players tested positive for the coronavirus, Athletics Director Vince Tyra answered questions about that situation and others in a teleconference with …
She’s seen her son injure his knee and miss the 2018 season when Kentucky won 10 games and then come back to play so effectively in 2019 that he’s been named the third best returning offensive lineman in the Southeastern Conference.
Kentucky reported 371 new cases of the coronavirus Tuesday, the most ever found on one day, and that pushed the state's seven-day rolling average to a new high.
Four new cases of COVID-19 were reported by the Franklin County Health Department on Monday — the first day that local coronavirus data has been released since Thursday due to the Fourth of July holiday — raising the county total to 149 since the pandemic began.
In the middle of June, with people standing in line for hours at the Cabinet for Human Resources trying to resolve their unemployment claims, there was a need for food.
Health experts say one key to getting through the pandemic without being infected is to limit your possible exposure to the coronavirus. To help people understand the relative risk of various activities, the Texas Medical Association published this chart. Remember, circumstances can vary, so…
When the statewide Facebook group “Teacher 2 Teacher Blessing” started about a month ago, three teachers in the Frankfort Independent Schools system came up with the idea of starting a local group.
A northern Kentucky judge has issued a temporary restraining order to keep the Beshear administration from enforcing some of their executive orders issued to control the coronavirus pandemic.
The Franklin County Health Department announced four new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the total for the county to 145 since the pandemic began.
The coronavirus pandemic has affected everyone, but Kentucky’s seniors were hit especially hard with the closing of senior centers, losing a place to socialize and share a hot meal.
The local primary election went off without a hitch with 48% turnout, according to Franklin County Clerk Jeff Hancock’s report at Tuesday evening’s fiscal court meeting.
The Franklin County Health Department announced three new confirmed cases of COVID-19 Tuesday, bringing the county's total to 139 since the pandemic began in March.
Even though the state's limit on gatherings was increased to 50 people Monday, community leaders are urging citizens to continue social distancing and hand hygiene.
State Journal reporters take to social media for this weekly feature in which we ask for your opinions on a variety of topics — some weighty, some light.
The Kentucky Labor Cabinet released more details on Saturday about the three locations where Kentuckians who have had issues resolving their unemployment claims during the coronavirus pandemic can go and how to set appointments.Beginning Monday, in-person unemployment insurance assistance wi…
The state Department for Public Health issued an advisory on Thursday for Kentucky residents who have traveled to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, over the past two weeks, due to an outbreak of the coronavirus.
Three new cases of COVID-19 reported to the Franklin County Health Department on Thursday brings the county's total to 125 confirmed cases since the pandemic began.
Franklin County Clerk Jeff Hancock was hesitant to say Thursday exactly how many ballots were cast in Franklin County for Tuesday's primary election.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic and many businesses closing their doors, unemployment rates rose in all 120 Kentucky counties between May 2019 and May 2020, according to the Kentucky Center for Statistics (KYSTATS), an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.
LOUISVILLE — After returning to campus three weeks ago and starting workouts, University of Louisville sophomore forward Samuell Williamson looked around the weight training room in the Planet Fitness Kueber Center and realized something was different.
There was a big jump in the number of new cases of the coronavirus reported to Kentucky public health officials on Tuesday, along with 11 more deaths.