2015 Homecoming King and Queen crowned

news@kykernel.com UK’s 2015 Homecoming King and Queen were crowned during halftime of the UK v Eastern Kentucky University football game Saturday night. Despite the rain, UK celebrated its 100th year of Homecoming. Austin Mullen and Lauren Henrickson were crowned King and Queen. Mullen is the Student Government Association president and a finance, marketing, and business […]

UK Art Museum now free for all

By Rebecca Watters news@kykernel.com The UK Art Museum will offer free admission to everyone for the first time in UK history. The museum, which is located in the Singletary Center for the Fine Arts, has also extended its hours and brought in more lectures and programs to entice students to take advantage of the under-utilized […]

Groups bond led to formation of popular local band

During the dog days of summer 2013, Casen Baumgardner, Alex Guagenti and Joe Schlaak often gathered on the porch of the Wildcat Market in Lexington to feed their appetite for music.

Bear display part of new art series on campus

at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Ky. on Thursday, September 24, 2015. Photo by Alex Otte | Staff.

Last week, the walk to class for many students was a little wild as four Styrofoam bears were on display on the walkway between William T. Young Library and Chemistry-Physics Building.

Local restaurant brings international flair downtown

Exterior View of Alfalfa Restaurant in downtown Lexington. Photo by Joshua Mott

People from every walk of life call Lexington their home — this is one of the reasons why Alfalfa, a locally-owned restaurant, decided long ago to include some international flair as part of its repertoire.