Kentucky

Alleged Rand Paul Attacker A New Bedford High Grad
There is a SouthCoast connection with Dr. Rene Boucher, the neighbor who allegedly attacked Kentucky Senator Rand Paul outside his home in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
Multiple outlets are reporting that Boucher, a 59-year-old anesthesiologist and pain specialist, attended high school in New Bedford...
Number One Kentucky Routs Hampton In Tournament Opener
Karl-Anthony Towns bounced back from a mini-slump with 21 points and 11 rebounds, Andrew Harrison added 14 points and No. 1 Kentucky rolled to a 79-56 win over 16th-seeded Hampton Thursday night in its NCAA Tournament opener.
Limited by foul trouble the past two games, the 6-foot-11 Towns was forcefu…
High Death Rates In Southern States Blamed On Smoking
A high mortality rate in Central Southern states is being blamed on smoking.  A recent Brown University study shows Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi and Tennessee have the highest death rates in the country.  This region has also maintained high levels of smoking, compared with a declining r…