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ESPN’s Vitale says he won’t call games for rest of season

January 26, 2022

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Dick Vitale announced Monday that he will not be appearing on ESPN for the remainder of the college basketball season due to ongoing treatment for precancerous dysplasia on his vocal cords. Vitale first announced in late December that he needed to take a break to rest his ailing voice. While Vitale…

Reports: Mack, UofL discussing separation agreement

January 26, 2022

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (KT) — The University of Louisville has called a joint meeting of its Board of Trustees and Athletic Association Board for Wednesday afternoon amid widespread speculation that Chris Mack has coached his last game for the Cardinals. WDRB’s Eric Crawford and The Athletic reported Tuesday evening that school officials are in discussions over…

Grady’s heroics in overtime help Wildcats fend off feisty Bulldogs By KEITH TAYLOR, Kentucky Today Jan 26, 2022 Updated 1 hr ago 0

January 26, 2022

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky was without its second-leading scorer but one of its most experienced players provided the heroics against Mississippi State Tuesday night. Kellan Grady scored eight points in overtime to lead the Wildcats to an 82-74 triumph over the Bulldogs, giving Kentucky coach John Calipari his 800th career victory at both the…

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Bill allowing only hands-free use of cellphones introduced

January 26, 2022

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Legislation to combat distracted driving on Kentucky roads by limiting how drivers use a cellphone or other communication devices while behind the wheel has been introduced for the 2022 General Assembly. The measure, House Bill 258, is sponsored by Rep. James Tipton, R-Taylorsville, only allows hands-free use of a personal device…

Omicron running rampant in Kentucky, including governor’s son

January 26, 2022

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – The COVID-19 pandemic has really struck close to home for Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear as he announced on Monday that his 12-year-old son Will has tested positive for the virus. “This morning, my son tested positive for COVID-19 through a rapid test, which was later confirmed by a PCR test,” Beshear…

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