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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

UK head coach John Calipari said coaching for UK is the best coaching job in sports, and he does not plan to leave any time soon. Photo by Michael Reaves | Staff.

Calipari squashes rumors of leaving for NBA

Anthony Crawford January 14, 2016

Every year UK brings in a top ranked recruiting class full of NBA prospects. After a rumored offer from the Brooklyn Nets this past weekend, it seems NBA executives have been overlooking  UK players and...

Friends of Caleb Hallett mourn during a memorial candlelight vigil on Jan. 11. Hallett, a Lafayette High School senior, was the third person to be killed in Lexington this year. Photo by Joel Repoley | Staff

Four people killed in Lexington since Jan. 1

Joshua Qualls January 14, 2016

The Lexington Police Department held a press conference Wednesday afternoon to go over the status of several pending murder investigations.In January, there have been 10 gun-related incidents in Lexington...

First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden attend U.S. President Barack Obamas final State of the Union address at the Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

Obama addresses student issues during his final State of the Union

Cheyene Miller January 13, 2016

In his last State of the Union speech, President Barack Obama spoke on several issues that could have major impacts on college students nationwide including the minimum wage and college tuition.Obama spoke...

The Macho Nacho is located just off East High Street near Euclid Avenue. Photo by Hunter Mitchell | Staff

New restaurant gives unique spin on Tex-Mex cuisine

Lexington Souers January 12, 2016

By Lexington [email protected] to be "nacho" average Tex-Mex restaurant, The Macho Nacho is adding its own flair to local eateries. Located on the corner of Euclid Avenue and High Street,...

Zeus, a White German Shepherd, was found on UK’s campus Monday afternoon. Photo by Michael Reaves

Missing dog found near Kernel newsroom

STAFF January 12, 2016

Zeus, a young White German Shepherd male who has been missing for about a day, was returned to his caretakers after walking into the Kentucky Kernel newsroom.The dog was last seen at 6 p.m. Saturday around...

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