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April 5, 2020

38 New Cases of Coronaviruses Cases Reported in Kentucky, 5 More Deaths

Zack Geoghegan 11:45pm April 5, 2020 4/5/20

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Kentucky saw a slight dip in its number of confirmed coronavirus cases announced on Sunday afternoon with only 38, although five new deaths were also reported. The total number of Kentuckians that have been confirmed to have the virus is now up to 955 with 306 of them already recovered. Over 18,700 tests have been…

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March 31, 2020

Gov. Beshear Announces 114 More Cases of Coronavirus in Kentucky, 7 New Deaths

Zack Geoghegan 11:30pm March 31, 2020 3/31/20

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Kentucky hit a new record-high of confirmed cases of coronavirus in the state, and it likely won’t be the last time it happens. During his daily press briefing at 5 p.m., Governor Andy Beshear announced that 114 new cases of the virus have been discovered, including six deaths. 58 of the new cases are from…

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UK Announces ‘BBN Live’ Featuring Conversations With Current Kentucky Coaches

Zack Geoghegan 9:30pm March 31, 2020 3/31/20 Comments Disabled

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The University of Kentucky is finding ways to keep the Big Blue Nation entertained during this weird time without sports. They recently announced the creation of BBN Live, a new live-streaming service that will air twice a day throughout the week featuring conversations with current Kentucky coaches across all sports. The afternoon edition airs at…

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March 29, 2020

Gov. Beshear Confirms 45 New Cases of Coronavirus, No New Deaths

Zack Geoghegan 11:00pm March 29, 2020 3/29/20

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After a record high in confirmed cases on Saturday, Kentucky saw that number cut in half on Sunday. According to Governor Andy Beshear, there were 45 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus in the Bluegrass State as of 4 p.m. Of the 45 new cases, 15 of them are from Fayette County, nine are from…

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March 20, 2020

LISTEN: Governor Beshear’s Coronavirus Update on KSR

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 1:25pm March 20, 2020 3/20/20

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Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear called into KSR today to update Kentuckians on the state’s response to the coronavirus outbreak. Here’s a rundown of his remarks and the audio so you can listen at home. The latest numbers As of yesterday afternoon, there are 47 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Kentucky. The death count is up…

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Governor Beshear expects coronavirus restrictions to last at least a few months

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:14pm March 20, 2020 3/20/20

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This morning, Governor Andy Beshear called into Kentucky Sports Radio to give listeners the latest on how the state is responding to the coronavirus. He gave a lot of great information during the 20-minute interview, which we will share in its entirety once the podcast is up, but his most important remarks came at the…

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March 16, 2020

Kentucky Governor closes all restaurants and bars for dine-in service

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 9:42am March 16, 2020 3/16/20

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As expected, Governor Andy Beshear just announced that beginning at 5 p.m. today, all restaurants and bars in Kentucky will close for dine-in service. Only takeout and delivery will be available. “I’m going to put out the order today to close all restaurant and bars to in-person traffic,” Governor Beshear said. “We are going to…

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Governor Beshear announces first coronavirus-related death in Kentucky

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 9:26am March 16, 2020 3/16/20 Comments Disabled

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Governor Andy Beshear just reported the first coronavirus-related death in Kentucky. The patient was a 66-year-old man from Bourbon County who was being treated at Baptist Hospital in Lexington. Beshear noted that the patient had another serious health issue and “was in bad shape.” “There were numerous factors that led to this point. The coronavirus…

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March 15, 2020

Joe B. Hall Says Ralph Sampson “Told Me He Was Going to Come to Kentucky”

Zack Geoghegan 6:00pm March 15, 2020 3/15/20

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Oh, what could have been… In an awesome sitdown interview between former Kentucky head coach Joe B. Hall and current head coach John Calipari, Hall discusses how future Hall of Famer, Ralph Sampson, was going to commit to the Wildcats before he ultimately ended up at Virginia. “Ralph Sampson was an exciting player that I…

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Vote for Kentucky in the Twitter Tourney Championship

Zack Geoghegan 4:30pm March 15, 2020 3/15/20

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Kentucky fans, you still have a chance to take home title No. 9 – it just might have an asterisk engraved into the imaginary trophy. The Twitter account College Hoops 24/7 (@BallTalk365) has gained some fame over the past few days with their idea of a Twitter-based tournament bracket where each fan base votes on…

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