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Kentucky beats Louisville to open season Kentucky beats Louisville to open season

Kentucky gets Joker Phillips his first win as head coach 23-16

Super Saver and Calvin Borel wins 136th Kentucky Derby Super Saver and Calvin Borel wins 136th Kentucky Derby

Super Saver with Calvin Borel up wins the 136th Kentucky Derby making it two in a row for Borel.

Blind Luck wins the Oaks! Rachel Alexandra falls short by a nose in LaTroinne. Blind Luck wins the Oaks! Rachel Alexandra falls short by a nose in LaTroinne.

Blind Luck wins the Oaks! Rachel Alexandra falls short by a nose in LaTroinne. Photos by Kevin Martin, Ron Garrison and Mark Cornelison | Staff

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Spicy politics at 130th Fancy Farm Picnic

The U.S. Senate race between Democrat Jack Conway and Republican Rand Paul was the main attraction at the 130th Fancy Farm Picnic in Graves County on Aug. 7.

Lexington Police officer Bryan J. Durman laid to rest

Lexington Police officer Bryan J. Durman laid to rest. Photos by Mark Cornelison, Charles Bertram, Pablo Alcala, Ron Garrison, Tom Eblen and Jonathan Palmer | Staff

Wild Cat: “No better place to be raised in”

Big and Little Wild Cat are separated by Honchell Bend which catches a curve on Ky. 11 and folds down and away from the road into a veritable well of Wild Cat past.

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Rivals, Ky. Rivals, Ky.

Somewhere, appropriately enough, between Lexington and Louisville, off Interstate 64, south on Ky. 55, swinging through Ky. 1169 because the 55 turn is so confusing, and looking for a big 45-degree hook in the road, you find three houses in the bottomland and wonder, who is at war here? It is neither Wildcat nor Cardinal. No sign of either on the eve of the big football game. It’s the tiny community of Rivals, Ky. in Spencer County. Photographs by Charles Bertram/ Words by Amy Wilson

2010 Barnstable Brown Party | Kentucky Derby 136 2010 Barnstable Brown Party | Kentucky Derby 136

While the forecast is calling for possible flash floods for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby, it was a flash flood of stars that turned out for Friday night’s 23rd annual Barnstable Brown Party.
“This is my first Derby,” said CBS newsman Bob Schieffer, the first celebrity to arrive. “I hear this party is over the top.”
The idea [...]

Diane Lane and Penny Chenery at the Pegasus Parade Diane Lane and Penny Chenery at the Pegasus Parade

Secretariat owner Penny Chenery and actor Diane Lane, who plays Chenery in a forthcoming movie about the 1973 Triple Crown Winner, were grand marshals of the 2010 Pegasus Parade in Downtown Louisville.

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