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Kentucky
Kentucky (i/kənˈtʌki/, kən-TUCK-ee), officially the Commonwealth of Kentucky, is a state located in the east south-central region of the United States
May 24th 2017



Outline of Kentucky
overview of and topical guide to the United States Commonwealth of Kentucky: Kentucky – state located in the East Central United States of America, nicknamed
May 7th 2017



Kentucky colonel
Kentucky colonel is the highest title of honor bestowed by the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Commissions for Kentucky colonels are given by the governor and
May 10th 2017



Kentucky Senate
The Kentucky Senate is the upper house of the Kentucky General Assembly. The Kentucky Senate is composed of 38 members elected from single-member districts
May 2nd 2017



Kentucky River
The-Kentucky-RiverThe Kentucky River is a tributary of the Ohio River, 260 miles (418 km) long, in the U.S. Commonwealth of Kentucky. The river and its tributaries drain
May 4th 2017



Education in Kentucky
Education in Kentucky includes elementary school (kindergarten through fifth grade in most areas), middle school (or junior high, sixth grade through eighth
Dec 20th 2016



History of Kentucky
The prehistory and history of Kentucky spans thousands of years, and has been influenced by the state's diverse geography and central location. It was
May 5th 2017



Kentucky General Assembly
Kentucky-General-Assembly">The Kentucky General Assembly, also called the Kentucky-LegislatureKentucky Legislature, is the state legislature of the U.S. state of Kentucky. The General Assembly meets
May 4th 2017



Confederate government of Kentucky
Confederate The Confederate government of Kentucky was a shadow government established for the Commonwealth of Kentucky by a self-constituted group of Confederate
Apr 12th 2017



Kentucky Wildcats
Kentucky-Wildcats">The Kentucky Wildcats are the men's and women's intercollegiate athletic squads of the University of Kentucky (UK), a founding member of the Southeastern
May 1st 2017



Governor of Kentucky
Governor of the Commonwealth of Kentucky is the head of the executive branch of government in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Fifty-seven men and one woman
May 19th 2017



University of Kentucky
500°W / 38.033; -84.500 The University of Kentucky (UK) is a public co-educational university in Lexington, Kentucky. Founded in 1865 by John Bryan Bowman
May 5th 2017



Kentucky Derby
Kentucky-Derby">The Kentucky Derby /ˈdɜːrbi/ is a horse race that is held annually in Louisville, Kentucky, United States, on the first Saturday in May, capping the two-week-long
May 24th 2017



Kentucky Historical Society
Kentucky-Historical-Society">The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS), originally established in 1836 as a private organization, is an agency of the Kentucky state government that "collects
Sep 28th 2016



List of state highways in Kentucky shorter than one mile
The following is a list of state highways in Kentucky shorter than one mile (1.6 km) in length. Most of these highways act as service roads, old alignments
May 9th 2017



Flag of Kentucky
The flag of the Commonwealth of Kentucky was adopted on March 26, 1918. In the early history of the state there were many flags representing various
May 2nd 2017



Episcopal Diocese of Kentucky
Diocese of Kentucky is a diocese of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America, encompassing the western half of the state of Kentucky. The first
May 21st 2017



Kentucky Wildcats football
Kentucky-Wildcats">The Kentucky Wildcats football program represents the University of Kentucky in the sport of American football. The Wildcats compete in the Football Bowl
May 16th 2017



Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky
The office of Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky was created under the state's second constitution, which was ratified in 1799. The inaugural officeholder
Mar 30th 2017



Frankfort, Kentucky
Frankfort is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the seat of Franklin County. Based on population, it is the fifth-smallest state capital
May 23rd 2017



Kentucky State University
Kentucky-State-UniversityKentucky State University (KSU) is a public university in Frankfort, Kentucky. Founded in 1886 as the State Normal School for Colored Persons, KSU was
May 4th 2017



Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
Kentucky-Transportation-Cabinet">The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is Kentucky'sKentucky's state-funded agency charged with building and maintaining U.S. highways and Kentucky state highways
Jul 7th 2016



Attorney General of Kentucky
The Attorney General of Kentucky is an office created by the Kentucky Constitution. (Ky.Const. § 91). Under Kentucky law, he serves several roles, including
Dec 1st 2016



Republican Party of Kentucky
The Republican Party of Kentucky is the affiliate of the Republican Party in Kentucky and follows its nationally established platform. Headquarters for
Mar 12th 2017



List of counties in Kentucky
hundred and twenty counties in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Despite ranking 37th in size by area, Kentucky has 120 counties; depending on definitions, this
May 19th 2017



Kentucky Route 80
Kentucky-RouteKentucky Route 80 (KY 80) is a 483.55-mile-long (778.20 km) state highway in the southern part of the U.S. state of Kentucky. The route originates on the
May 11th 2017



List of Governors of Kentucky
The Governor of the Commonwealth of Kentucky is the head of the executive branch of Kentucky's state government, and serves as commander-in-chief of the
May 12th 2017



Kentucky Lake
in Canada, see Kentucky-Alleyne-Provincial-ParkKentucky Alleyne Provincial Park. Kentucky-LakeKentucky Lake is a major navigable reservoir along the Tennessee-RiverTennessee River in Kentucky and Tennessee
May 4th 2017



Russellville, Kentucky
Russellville is a home rule-class city in Logan County, Kentucky, in the United States. It is the seat of its county. The population was 6,947 at the time
May 17th 2017



Seal of Kentucky
The-SealThe Seal of the Commonwealth of Kentucky was adopted in December 1792. Since that time, it has undergone several revisions. The current seal depicts two
May 20th 2017



Pineville, Kentucky
(local /pɑːnvəl/ or /pɑːnvɪl/) is a home rule-class city in Bell County, Kentucky, United States. It is the seat of its county. The population was 1,732
Mar 20th 2017



Georgetown, Kentucky
Georgetown is a home rule-class city in Scott County, Kentucky, in the United States. The 2015 population was 32,356 per the United States Census Bureau
Apr 13th 2017



List of rivers of Kentucky
List of rivers in Kentucky (U.S. state). This list is arranged by drainage basin, with respective tributaries indented under each larger stream's name
Mar 15th 2017



Paris, Kentucky
Paris is a home rule-class city in Bourbon County, Kentucky, in the United States. It lies 18 miles (29 km) northeast of Lexington on the Stoner Fork of
Apr 26th 2017



List of Kentucky state symbols
Commonwealth of Kentucky has 29 official state emblems, as well as other designated places and events. The majority are determined by acts of the Kentucky General
May 18th 2017



Harrodsburg, Kentucky
Harrodsburg is a home rule-class city in Mercer County, Kentucky, in the United States. It is the seat of its county. The population was 8,340 at the 2010
Apr 13th 2017



Kentucky State Capitol
The Kentucky State Capitol is located in Frankfort and is the house of the three branches (executive, legislative, judicial) of the state government of
May 4th 2017



Prestonsburg, Kentucky
Prestonsburg is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Floyd County, Kentucky, United States. The population was 3,255 at the time of the 2010 census
Feb 20th 2017



List of newspapers in Kentucky
Kentucky-Kernel">The Kentucky Kernel – University of Kentucky, Lexington Kentucky media List of radio stations in Kentucky List of television stations in Kentucky Media
May 22nd 2017



Kentucky in the American Civil War
Kentucky was a border state of key importance in the American Civil War. President Abraham Lincoln recognized the importance of the Commonwealth when,
May 22nd 2017



Maysville, Kentucky
Kentucky, United States and is the seat of Mason County. The population was 9,011 at the 2010 census, making it the 40th-largest city in Kentucky by
May 21st 2017



Kentucky Kingdom
Kentucky-KingdomKentucky Kingdom (formerly known as Six Flags Kentucky-KingdomKentucky Kingdom) is an amusement park in Louisville, Kentucky. The 63-acre (25 ha) park includes a collection
May 22nd 2017



Western Kentucky University
Kentucky-University">Western Kentucky University is a public university in Bowling Green, Kentucky, United States. It was founded by the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1906, though
May 20th 2017



Cannabis in Kentucky
use as a drug in Kentucky, United States, though non-psychoactive CBD oil is undergoing clinical trials in the state, and Kentucky has a lengthy history
Apr 8th 2017



Northern Kentucky University
Kentucky-University">Northern Kentucky University is a public, co-educational university in northern Kentucky located in Highland Heights, seven miles (11 km) southeast of
May 20th 2017



List of Kentucky state parks
Maintained by the Kentucky Department of Parks, Kentucky's system of 50 state parks has been referred to as "the nation's finest" and experiences more
Mar 10th 2017



Louisville, Kentucky
city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the 30th-most populous city in the United States. It is one of two cities in Kentucky designated as first-class
May 21st 2017



Kentucky Route 70
Kentucky Route 70 (KY 70) is a long east-east state highway that originates at a junction with U.S. Route 60 (US 60) in Smithland in Livingston County
Mar 1st 2017



Kentucky County, Virginia
Coordinates: 37°37′N 83°27′W / 37.617°N 83.450°W / 37.617; -83.450 Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth
Nov 9th 2016



London, Kentucky
County, Kentucky, in the United-StatesUnited States. It is the seat of its county. The population was 7,993 at the time of the 2010 U.S. census. London, Kentucky, is the
May 21st 2017





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