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May 18, 2020

WATCH: UK officials discuss Cheerleading hazing scandal

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 6:00pm May 18, 2020 5/18/20

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This morning, the University of Kentucky announced the dismissal of its cheerleading coaching staff following a three-month investigation into hazing activities, alcohol use, and public nudity by team members at off-campus events. The investigation found that Head Coach Jomo Thompson; Assistant Coaches Ben Head, Spencer Clan and Kelsey LaCroix; and longtime program advisor T. Lynn…

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Details of the hazing, alcohol, and nudity in UK Cheerleading investigation

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:00pm May 18, 2020 5/18/20

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This morning, the University of Kentucky dismissed the entire coaching staff of its championship cheerleading program following a three-month investigation into hazing activities, alcohol use and public nudity during off-campus events. UK released the report of the investigation by the Office of Student Conduct and Office of Institution Equity and Equal Opportunity, which found that…

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March 19, 2020

Governor Beshear to Permit Alcohol Delivery During Coronavirus Pandemic

Nick Roush 5:45pm March 19, 2020 3/19/20

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During the coronavirus pandemic Governor Andy Beshear’s daily address to the Commonwealth always begins with good news. On Thursday he shared the best news some Kentuckians have heard in weeks. Restaurants and bars have been closed to the general public, with service limited exclusively to drive-thru, carry-out or delivery. They will soon be able to…

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November 16, 2019

Kentucky fans make ‘cup snake’ with empty cups at Vanderbilt

Drew Franklin 6:52pm November 16, 2019 11/16/19

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See what happens when you sell booze at a Kentucky football game? You get a ‘cup snake,’ an engineering marvel unlike anything ever seen in the Southeastern Conference. Kentucky fans combined their empty plastic cups to form the snake that stole the show in the second half. I can’t even begin to guess how many…

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September 17, 2019

Barnhart’s inbox supported decision to not expand alcohol sales

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:00am September 17, 2019 9/17/19

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Mitch Barnhart’s decision to not expand alcohol sales at Kroger Field has been a touchy one in the Big Blue Nation since it was announced last month. At the time, Barnhart said he made the call based on feedback from fans over the summer. According to a new report, that’s true — when it comes…

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August 30, 2019

Ole Miss to start public alcohol sales in October

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:00pm August 30, 2019 8/30/19

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As expected, Ole Miss will allow public alcohol sales this season; however, they won’t begin until October. Today, Ole Miss announced that beer and spiked seltzers will be sold in general seating areas for the final three home games, beginning with Texas A&M on October 19. They’re waiting until then to get everything in place…

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August 16, 2019

Tennessee will serve alcohol in ‘family-friendly atmosphere’ at Neyland Stadium

Nick Roush 9:10am August 16, 2019 8/16/19

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Another SEC school has approved stadium-wide alcohol sales at home football games. This fall fans can purchase beer and wine at Neyland Stadium. “I appreciate everyone whose efforts have helped us develop what we believe is a comprehensive and responsible plan for alcohol sales at home football games,” Tennessee Director of Athletics Phillip Fulmer said. “The…

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August 12, 2019

Mitch Barnhart talks alcohol and more in long conversation with Kyle Tucker for ‘The Athletic’

Drew Franklin 10:00am August 12, 2019 8/12/19

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Kyle Tucker continues to do fine Kyle Tucker work over at The Athletic and his latest contribution is worthy of a shout-out here on our pages because he went in-depth with Mitch Barnhart about several big topics. The biggest, of course, is the university’s decision to not sell alcohol at games and Barnhart’s explanation of that…

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August 2, 2019

Stoops on Mitch Barnhart saying no to public alcohol sales at Kroger Field

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:13am August 2, 2019 8/2/19

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As expected, Mark Stoops was asked about Mitch Barnhart’s decision to not allow public alcohol sales at Kroger Field this fall. Also as expected, Stoops didn’t address the issue directly, but said he knows the decision was a delicate one for Barnhart and UK President Eli Capilouto to make following the tragic death of Marco…

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August 1, 2019

Barnhart: No alcohol sales at UK in 2019-20

Drew Franklin 10:50pm August 1, 2019 8/1/19

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There will be no public alcohol sales at UK games during the 2019-2020 season. Mitch Barnart announced the university’s decision during a press conference Thursday afternoon. “We have decided to not have public alcohol sales at any UK athletic events during the 2019-20 season,” Barnhart said. “It is our goal, as well as our responsibility,…

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