Category: Kentucky

Budget Cuts May Force Kentucky State to Close, Says President

Kentucky State University President Raymond Burse told students and faculty this week that budget cuts in the state may force the school to close, becoming the second HBCU president in less than a month to warn of a doomsday scenario stemming from state appropriations changes. 

In a letter to the campus community, Burse said that an emphasis on collecting outstanding balances from students has dropped the school’s enrollment and tuition revenues.… Read More

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VIDEO – Morehouse Alum Judge Olu Stevens Adds Jail Time For ‘N-Word’

Kentucky Circuit Court Judge and Morehouse College alumnus Olu Stevens made headlines recently, sentencing Adam Satterly to an additional 60-day jail stint after he called Stevens a ‘punk ass nigger’ following a hearing. 

Judge Stevens, who is no stranger to controversial statements and cases involving race, changed the sentence to time served after Satterly apologized for using the slur. 

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