Latest Kentucky Stories
The time is now to say goodbye to Bravo, the largest turtle in the Midwest, after Newport Aquarium announced Tuesday the Turtle Canyon exhibit will close March 1. NEWPORT,
NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Crunch Fitness announces the opening of its newest franchise location in Florence, Kentucky.
Frontier Nursing University awarded $207,455 in scholarships to 77 current students during the fall 2014 term.
Team used the Fluke Connect system to increase the efficiency of solar car vehicles EVERETT, Wash., Dec.
FDCC Board of Directors welcomes Casey Stansbury to membership. Lexington, Kentucky (PRWEB) December 18, 2014
Graduate students can hone their management and leadership skills with Campbellsville University’s Master of Management and Leadership degree, which is a 30-hour program that is offered online
Soldier’s Christmas,” a new play by award-winning playwright Philip Paradis, commemorates the 1914 Christmas Truce, in which British and German soldiers along the Western Front stopped fighting
States Challenged to Join Florida in Reducing Youth Smoking to Record Low WASHINGTON, Dec.
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., Dec.
Casey Stansbury Recognized by Defense Research Institute (DRI) with the Outstanding Program Chair Award Lexington, Kentucky (PRWEB) December 09, 2014
The Daniel Boone National Forest is the only national forest that is completely within the boundaries of Kentucky. When it was established in 1937, it was originally named the Cumberland National Forest, after the core region called the Cumberland Purchase Unit. Roughly 2,100,000 acres are encompassed within its current proclamation boundary, of which 706,000 acres are owned and managed by the United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service, up from about 620,000 acres in the early to...
Mammoth Cave National Park is located in the state of Kentucky in the United States. The park holds 52,830 acres of land that was once inhabited by Native Americans. Many mummies and artifacts have been found in Mammoth Cave and surrounding caves to support this. It is thought that first man of European descent to visit the area was John Houchin or Francis Houchin. The legend says that one of the brothers was hunting a wounded bear that entered the cave to hide. The first documented discovery...
Symbol: RIKE Group: Lichen Family: Physciaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Order Lecanorales Family Physciaceae Genus Rinodina (Ach.) A. Gray – rinodina lichen Species Rinodina kentuckyensis Fink – Kentucky rinodina lichen
Symbol: POPRP2 Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48 N AK I HI I PR I CAN I SPM I Synonyms: POAG Poa agassizensis B. Boivin & D. Löve POAN6 Poa angustifolia L. POPRA Poa pratensis L. ssp. agassizensis (B. Boivin & D. Löve) Roy L. Taylor & MacBryde POPRA2 Poa pratensis L. ssp....
Symbol: POPRC Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: AK I CAN N GL N Synonyms: POALC2 Poa alpigena Lindm. ssp. colpodea (Th. Fr.) Jurtzev & V.V. Petrovsky POALC3 Poa alpigena Lindm. var. colpodea (Th. Fr.) Schol. POPRC2 Poa pratensis L. var. colpodea (Th. Fr.) Soreng POPRV Poa pratensis L. var. vivipara (Malmgr.) B. Boivin Distribution: County...
- Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
More Images (2 images) »