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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Aaron Williams, a sophomore civil engineering major, poses for a photo on Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, at the Ralph G. Anderson Building in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Brady Saylor | Staff

Humans of UK: Aaron Williams enjoys life after traumatic brain injury

Laurel Swanz and Hannah Stanley January 20, 2023

Aaron Williams was on his way to pick up his girlfriend in 2015 for his junior year homecoming, a moment he should’ve remembered forever. Forty-eight days later, Williams woke up from a coma in a...

Dr. Susan Odom, an associate professor in UKs chemistry department, shown in a staff photo. 

UK professor died after falling at home

Kernel News Staff April 19, 2021

University of Kentucky professor Dr. Susan Odom died unexpectedly over the weekend in a home accident. Her death was confirmed by the university on Monday, April 19.According to the Fayette County coroner's...

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Former UK cheerleader killed in vehicular accident in New Jersey

Jacob Eads March 27, 2019

Former UK cheerleader Jahmir “Hero” Scott died Tuesday, according to a tweet from the team.NJ.com reports that Scott, 22, got out of his car shortly after midnight on the New Jersey Turnpike after...

Jacob Heil - Fayette County Detention Center

UPDATE: UK student ‘showed signs of impairment’ when arrested Saturday after collision

Rick Childress September 15, 2018

UPDATE: Jacob Heil, 18, a UK freshman who was identified by police as the driver of a silver passenger car which struck a 4-year-old boy during Saturday's football game, was arrested at the scene of the...

Chet White

UPDATE: Photographer injured at Cat Walk in accident involving Lexington police officer

Bailey Vandiver October 8, 2017

UK Athletics Director of Photography Chet White was injured during the Cat Walk on Saturday when he was struck by an ATV driven by a Lexington police officer, Public Information Officer Brenna Angel confirmed.Music...

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