Drag racing can be a fun, heart-pumping sport

Drag racing can be a fun, heart-pumping sport when it’s done legally. When it’s done illegally it can be dangerous and result in jail time.

Two men from South Carolina found that out during the weekend after the Pikeville Police …

Family and friends are hosting a birthday party

Family and friends are hosting a birthday party in celebration of the memory of Bailey Holt, one of the victims of the Marshall County High School shooting.

Holt would have turned 16 on May 15.

The party is being held …

The Pfizer Foundation has awarded a $500,000

The Pfizer Foundation has awarded a $500,000 grant in West Virginia for rehabilitation services for drug-addicted mothers and their newborns who are born dependent on drugs.

Governor Jim Justice announced the grant in a statement Monday. The statement said the …

Companies and special interest groups spent $8.4

Companies and special interest groups spent $8.4 million trying to influence Kentucky lawmakers this year, the most ever for a legislative session.

The Legislative Ethics Commission says it is the third consecutive year Kentucky has set a record for lobbyist …

Forestry officials were able to contain a forest

Forestry officials were able to contain a forest fire Monday night, putting out the last of the flames Tuesday morning.

The fire started from someone’s burn pile and spread from Mine Branch Road off 1087 up to behind the Knott …

For high school baseball pitchers, limiting

For high school baseball pitchers, limiting throws during a game helps to prevent fatigue and injuries. But nearly half the number of pitches — ones thrown during warm-ups and in the bullpen — are typically not counted, adding significantly to …

Nobody really knows what plant roots are doing

Nobody really knows what plant roots are doing when they’re at home. Digging up a plant exposes the roots, but destroys the soil’s natural fabric. Information is lost about the intact natural arrangement of the roots and soil. Ditto for …

Preprints are here!!! Starting today, authors

Preprints are here!!! Starting today, authors submitting their manuscript to most PLOS journals* can also choose to post their article on bioRxiv, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory’s preprint server for the life sciences. This is an important development for PLOS, for …

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Researchers at the University

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Researchers at the University of Louisville were part of a group that discovered an insidious new autoimmune disease that causes kidney failure.

The discovery of anti-brush border antibody (ABBA) disease was made in the UofL Core Proteomics …

Marine scientists from WCS (Wildlife Conservation

Marine scientists from WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society), University of Warwick, and University of Queensland have identified two key factors that create the ideal conditions needed for high species diversity in coral reefs: thermal energy in the form of warm water …