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2008-08-07 03:00:28

By Raviya H. Ismail, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Aug. 7--Fayette County middle school students can opt to attend a virtual school this year if their schools failed to meet federal No Child Left Behind math and reading goals.

2008-08-06 21:00:28

By Ashlee Clark, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Aug. 6--RICHMOND -- For the second time in less than two weeks, Army officials detected a mustard agent leak Wednesday at Blue Grass Army Depot.

2008-08-06 03:00:50

By Scott Sloan, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Aug. 6--The Kentucky Public Service Commission on Tuesday warned that consumers are likely to see higher heating prices this winter because of the rise in natural gas costs.

2008-08-06 03:00:47

By Raviya H. Ismail, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Aug. 6--Fayette County's five high schools and most of those in surrounding counties failed to meet federal No Child Left Behind goals, according to data released Tuesday.

2008-08-06 03:00:41

By Andy Mead, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Aug. 6--PLEASANT HILL -- When people gather here to talk about mining, it's usually coal mining. This week, the discussion is out of this world.

2008-08-05 21:00:19

By Raviya H. Ismail, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Aug. 5--Nearly three-fourths of Fayette County public schools met their federal No Child Left Behind goals, but none of the district's five high schools -- including Bryan Station High, which failed for the sixth year in a row -- met targets.

2008-08-05 21:00:19

By Raviya H. Ismail and Linda J. Johnson, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Aug. 5--Kentucky schools struggled to meet tougher federal No Child Left Behind goals this year.

2008-08-05 03:00:20

By Shawntaye Hopkins, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Aug. 5--Male 89 years old Richmond, Kentucky United States Scroll down this MySpace.com page.

2008-08-04 09:01:05

By Sarah Vos, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Aug. 4--Sammy Yolanda Miranda wanted to breast-feed her children because she remembered her mother breast-feeding her younger brother.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.