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May 23, 2020

Guidelines for the return of Youth Sports in Kentucky

Nick Roush 1:00pm May 23, 2020 5/23/20

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Friday afternoon Governor Andy Beshear announced guidelines specific to the return of youth sports in Kentucky. These guidelines only pertain to youth sports. The KHSAA will meet next week before it issues recommendations for high school athletes. Instead of combing through the 10-page document, allow KSR to outline some of the specifics. June 15 As…

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May 15, 2020

KHSAA Commissioner prepares “Doomsday” contingency plan for fall sports

Nick Roush 2:30pm May 15, 2020 5/15/20

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Decision-makers across the state are formulating plans to move forward out of the coronavirus lockdown. As options become clearer, one worst case scenario would radically change the high school sports calendar. Friday morning the athletics subcommittee of Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton’s economic response committee met virtually to discuss recommended procedures and guidelines for the return…

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May 14, 2020

Gov. Beshear moves up date for social gatherings and end of travel ban

Drew Franklin 6:15pm May 14, 2020 5/14/20

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Thursday’s Andy Beshear Show included great news for everyone who is tired of looking at the same couple of people every single day and wants to remember what life was like outside of the confines of our own homes. I assume that’s you. It’s definitely me. Governor Beshear dropped the good news bomb when he…

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LISTEN: Andy Beshear Discusses Reopening Kentucky on Kentucky Sports Radio

Nick Roush 12:00pm May 14, 2020 5/14/20

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Governor Andy Beshear joined Matt Jones Thursday morning on Kentucky Sports Radio to discuss the state of the Commonwealth as Kentucky prepares to reopen from coronavirus closures. Beshear’s visit to KSR is almost two months after he first appeared on the show in the wake of the cancellation of the SEC Tournament. At that time,…

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May 13, 2020

Papa John wants you to look inside his stupid mansion

Drew Franklin 2:00pm May 13, 2020 5/13/20

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As millions of people wake up wondering how they’ll make their next mortgage or rent payment, Papa John wants you to look inside his mansion. The Papa Castle, he calls it, is a 10,000 sq. ft. home in Anchorage, Ky., where the people too rich to live in the Louisville city limits live. It was…

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May 7, 2020

Governor Andy Beshear Unveils Phase 2 of Kentucky’s Reopening Plan

Nick Roush 6:30pm May 7, 2020 5/7/20

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Kentucky is one step closer to returning to a new normal from the coronavirus pandemic. Thursday evening Governor Andy Beshear unveiled the second phase of Kentucky’s reopening plan. Beginning May 22 restaurants will return to operating dine-in portions of their establishments at 33% capacity. They will also be able use all available outdoor seating. “I…

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“No Gathering” is my new favorite COVID song

Drew Franklin 10:00am May 7, 2020 5/7/20

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There is a hot new song for your sheltering at home: “No Gathering” by Chico Roze. It’s a parody of “No Diggity” and it comes with its own music video shot in downtown Lexington. You’ll be singing this all day…   And if that face looks familiar…  

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May 4, 2020

Andy (and Virginia) aiming to reopen restaurants in June

Drew Franklin 7:00pm May 4, 2020 5/4/20

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We’re one day closer to stepping back inside a restaurant again and today Governor Andy Beshear and his sidekick Virginia gave us a target month on the #TeamKentucky calendar. Sit-down service in restaurants will be among the re-openings in Phase 2 of the process. Phase 2’s details are limited at this time because we have…

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April 16, 2020

Coronavirus Cancels Louisville’s Forecastle Music Festival

Nick Roush 11:30am April 16, 2020 4/16/20 Comments Disabled

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One of Kentucky’s most popular music festivals will take a hiatus in 2020. Festival coordinators announced Thursday morning that Forecastle Festival will be canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. “While we are disappointed to share this news, the health and safety of our fans, artists, staff, and community are always our number one priority,” organizers…

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April 15, 2020

Louisville rapper Jack Harlow talks career, explains why UofL over UK on KSR

Drew Franklin 4:30pm April 15, 2020 4/15/20

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Today’s Kentucky Sports Radio radio show included an interview with a rising star in music, rapper Jack Harlow. A Louisville native and graduate of Atherton High School, Harlow is climbing the charts at only 22 years old with his hit new single, “What’s Poppin.” He joined the show as part of KSR Guest Week to…

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