Kentucky Innovation, Gonzeaux #5 — Marijuana & Other Secrets

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Elizabethtown, Kentucky — Friday May 11, 2012, Gonzeaux #5. So, in Kentucky there are two big innovation secrets. Kentucky used to grow a lot of tobacco, they still do, but the new cash crop, increasing in the recession years, is bluegrass state pot.

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Duke, Kentucky again rely on freshmen in NCAA Tournament

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AP) — Duke and Kentucky are viewed as the masters of the one-and-done era, winning championships with extraordinarily young rosters DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

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Raw Hide by Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder with the Del McCoury Band - Absolutely blistering musical tour de force performance. Kentucky Thunder Ricky Skaggs bluegrass instrumental music video Del McCoury Band

South Final with Kentucky, North Carolina features most wins

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2 Kentucky (32-5) vs. No. MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) AP) — No. 1 North Carolina (30-7

Boone buys 2 daily newspapers in Kentucky

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AP) — The Harlan Daily Enterprise and the Middlesboro Daily News in eastern Kentucky have been purchased by Boone Newspapers Inc HARLAN, Ky. (AP)

Basketball ref sues Kentucky media company over harassment

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AP) — College basketball referee John Higgins has filed a civil lawsuit in federal court against a Kentucky media company, accusing it of creating conditions that led to the harassment of him and his family following an NCAA OMAHA, Neb. (AP)

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Western Kentucky wins 73-63 to stay unbeaten in C-USA

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AP) — Lamonte Bearden scored 19 points and Western Kentucky remained undefeated in Conference USA with a 73-63 victory over Charlotte on Saturday night CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

Former Kentucky coal executive joins Tenn. Valley Authority

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AP) — A former executive at a Kentucky coal company has joined the Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors after a presidential appointment KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP)

Kentucky Liquor Company Buys Austin’s Deep Eddy Vodka

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Heaven Hill Brands of Kentucky announced this week it is buying Austin-based Deep Eddy Vodka for an undisclosed amount. The Wall Street Journal in May reported that the Austin-based company was for sale and estimated its valuation at between $165 million and more than […] The post Kentucky Liquor Company Buys Austin’s Deep Eddy Vodka appeared first on SiliconHills.

North Carolina, Kentucky face off again for Final Four berth

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AP) — Roy Williams wanted another chance at Kentucky after his North Carolina Tar Heels lost to the Wildcats in December MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP)

Ex-Kentucky player and fundraiser Terry Mobley, 74, dies

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AP) — Terry Mobley, who made one of Kentucky men's basketball's biggest baskets before serving the school in numerous leadership roles for over five decades, has died. LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) He was 74

Kentucky tops NC State 8-6 to force NCAA regional final

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AP) — Zach Reks and Riley Mahan each had two RBI, Tristan Pompey had three hits and Kentucky forced a deciding game in the Lexington Regional with an 8-6 victory over North Carolina State on Sunday night LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP)

Kentucky market holdup suspects linked to robbery spree

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AP) — Federal authorities say a deadly robbery at a Hispanic grocery store in Kentucky is connected to a robbery spree across three states LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP)

White's 6 total TDs leads W. Kentucky past Charlotte 45-14

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AP) — Mike White tied a career high with five touchdowns passing and ran for one to lead Western Kentucky past struggling Charlotte 45-14 on Saturday BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP)

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Improvement of freshman Fox leads Kentucky to Elite 8

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AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari can point to the reason why freshman guard De'Aaron Fox has blossomed into the Wildcats' offensive leader at the most crucial time of the season MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP)

W Kentucky routs Charlotte 93-55 on Anderson's career night

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AP) — Josh Anderson scored a career-high 19 points, Justin Johnson added 16 and Western Kentucky routed Charlotte 93-55 on Thursday night to lock up a first-round bye in the Conference USA Tournament and sweep the season BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP)

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4 Kentucky newspapers being sold next month

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AP) — Four Kentucky newspapers owned by Schurz Communications Inc. DANVILLE, Ky. (AP) are to be sold next month

Kentucky takes over No. 1 spot in men's basketball poll

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Kentucky moves into the No. 1 spot in The Associated Press college basketball poll, replacing Duke, which dropped to sixth following its final-seconds loss to Kansas in the Champions Classic

Western Kentucky edges Charlotte 74-66

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Price scored 21 points, including four 3-pointers, to help Western Kentucky in a 74-66 comeback win over Charlotte on Thursday night BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) AP) — T.J.

Resilient Kentucky prepares to begin NCAA Tournament

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AP) — Kentucky believes it is in a good place entering the NCAA Tournament, beyond the obvious advantage of playing at home LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP)

McDonald, Garrett lead Northern Kentucky to 93-65 win

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AP) — Drew McDonald had his second double-double of the season with 18 points and 11 rebounds and Jeff Garrett added a double-double off the bench as Northern Kentucky cruised to a 93-65 win over Division III HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, N.C. (AP)

Central Kentucky educator honored with Grissom Award

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AP) — A central Kentucky educator has been recognized for promoting achievement for students of all backgrounds FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP)

Kentucky tops N.C. State 10-5, earns first super regional

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AP) — Kole Cottam's go-ahead, two-run double highlighted a three-run seventh inning as Kentucky rallied past North Carolina State 10-5 to clinch the Lexington Regional early Tuesday and earn their first NCAA super regional berth LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP)

Kentucky tops NC State 8-6 to force NCAA regional final

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AP) — Zach Reks and Riley Mahan each had two RBI, Tristan Pompey had three hits and Kentucky forced a deciding game in the Lexington Regional with an 8-6 victory over North Carolina State on Sunday night LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP)

No. 6 Kentucky, No. 7 UNC battle like Final Four contenders

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AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari figures the sixth-ranked Wildcats and seventh-ranked North Carolina are still sorting through what kind of teams they can be RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

Carolina Southern rail selling to Kentucky company

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AP) — A Kentucky company is buying a closed railroad company that operated a line between Myrtle Beach and Whiteville, North Carolina MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP)

No. 8 Kentucky women beat No. 13 Duke 71-61

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8 Kentucky beat No. LEXINGTON (AP) — Evelyn Akhator scored 18 points to help No. 13 Duke 71-61 on Sunday night in front of 17,150 fans, the fourth-largest crowd in school history

Davis scores 23; Charlotte upsets Western Kentucky, 83-77

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AP) — Jon Davis scored 23 points and Braxton Ogbueze and Austin Ajukwa combined to add another 31 as Charlotte snapped a three-game losing streak by upsetting Western Kentucky in a Conference USA battle Thursday night CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

Davis scores 23 points as Charlotte upends W. Kentucky 88-71

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AP) — Jon Davis scored 23 points as Charlotte upended Western Kentucky 88-71 on Saturday night CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

Western Kentucky beats Charlotte 82-80 for 5th straight win

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AP) — Que Johnson hit the go-ahead jumper with 25 seconds left and Pancake Thomas iced it with a pair of free throws with five seconds left in Western Kentucky's 82-80 win over Charlotte on Thursday night BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP)

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Kentucky faces new kid on the block in NCAA South opener

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — There's a new kid on Kentucky's block, one that shares its name — and often its shirts, too

No. 25 Western Kentucky tops Charlotte 76-61

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25 Western Kentucky used a second-half surge to top Charlotte 76-61 on Thursday CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — Alexis Govan scored 24 points and No.

UNC's Williams unsure on Berry's status for Kentucky game

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6 Kentucky CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) AP) — It's unclear whether point guard Joel Berry II will return from an ankle injury for seventh-ranked North Carolina's weekend game against No.

Kentucky company buys Carolina Southern Railroad

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AP) — A Kentucky company that operates 10 other short line railroads has bought the old Carolina Southern railroad linking Horry County, South Carolina, and Columbus County, North CaroliCONWAY, S.C. (AP)

After loss, Kentucky awaits decisions on players' futures

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Big, blue lockers provided fitting shelter for Kentucky players stunned after leaving the court

W. Kentucky controls NC A&T in 77-56 win behind Johnson

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AP) — Que Johnson scored 18 points and Pancake Thomas and Ben Lawson each added 13 points as Western Kentucky pulled away from North Carolina A&T in the second half for a 77-56 win on Tuesday night BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP)

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