Dental Care Lacking For Kentucky's Kids

Dental caries, a cause of tooth decay and cavities, is the most prevalent infectious disease among American Children, and it’s something experts say can easily be cured by brushing and visiting a dentist. For kids in Kentucky, though, getting to the dentist can be a challenge.

Gatton Academy

Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has asked all state Universities to cut their current budgets by three percent. For Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, that’s about same amount it costs to fund a year-old program for gifted high school students.

GED TV Program Faces Funding Shortage

A study from Kentucky Adult Education placed the Commonwealth 49th in the nation for the percentage of adults without a high school diploma or GED. Now, a Kentucky program that has helped adults nationwide get their GED for thirty three years is facing hard fiscal times.