All posts by Kakie Urch

IMG_0205

At Emerge14, from mayor to “KY Kicks Ass” rogues: “build a movement”

Kentucky’s young leaders, gathered at Emerge14, heard about projects priced from $350 million to $3.5 million to one pencil. And the message was the same: Build a movement and the success will follow. The day-long conference at the Hilton downtown […]

Continue Reading...
IMG_0128

Matt Jones of Kentucky Sports Radio tells his origin story at Emerge14

BY KAKIE URCH The man who has the job that every Kentucky fan wants told a group of young leaders how he made that job for himself -- through

Page11HSTHOFPlaque1

Hunter S. Thompson inducted into the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame

By Kakie Urch In the Kentucky spring, young men’s heads turn to horseracing and bourbon, just as they did in the spring of 1970, when the young Louisville man

p1_JohnDoe_cover_aceweekly

Punk’s Not Dead: X’s John Doe stars in Pleased to Meet Me

By Kakie Urch The director who says he went to film school at the Kentucky Theatre is bringing it home to roost. On February 16, he’ll sit in Lexington's 

p1_LexingtonTattoo_thisyearsmodels_aceweekly.jpg

Art Duo Kurt Gohde and Kremena Todorova are This Year’s Models in Ace

This Year’s Models The Art Duo behind The Lexington Tattoo Project By Kakie Urch This Year’s Model is the duo behind the sprawling, living, breathing, exfoliating, video-starring, print-book-filling human concrete poem

CNN Anchor Anderson Cooper speaks at Memorial Coliseum at University of Kentucky

Anderson Cooper thrills University of Kentucky audience with compassion, insight, humor

CNN anchor and reporter Anderson Cooper brought a 2,500-person crowd to its feet on the University of Kentucky campus Monday night with his "From The Frontlines: A Conversation

Near the mouth of Marble Creek by Guy Mendes

I-75 Connector opposed by Kentucky Literati at ‘Off the Road’

Off the Road Kentucky Literati ‘disconnectors’ oppose I-75 connector at upcoming rally By Kakie Urch The tall timbers of the Kentucky literary, art and music world will stand together “Off

p1_joelpett_interview_aceweekly_sep2013.jpg

A Conversation with Joel Pett: Carnegie Center retrospective celebrates 30 years

By Kakie Urch Joel Pett has been the political cartoonist for the Lexington Herald-Leader since 1984, a tenure of 29.5 years, an even 30 in April. In one of those

Erik Reece reads from The Guy Davenport Reader

Reading “The Guy Davenport Reader”: Erik Reece, Guy Mendes, Richard Taylor

Guy Davenport was a lodestone for the intellectual life that converged in Lexington in the 1960s, '70s and '80s. Drawn in by this Georgia-born, Harvard-educated "one of the last

Cast of "Siberia," new NBC show. Kentuckian George Dickson far right.

It was a real Kentuckian who wrote and directed “fake” Siberia reality show for NBC

In a format described as " 'Lost' meets 'Survivor,'" tonight's new NBC show, Siberia, breaks new ground on TV as a "scripted horror series within a 'reality' show."



All contents © Ace Weekly, Lexington, KY. All rights reserved. No part of this service may be reproduced in any form without the express written permission of Ace Weekly, except that an individual may download and/or forward articles via email to a reasonable number of recipients for personal, non-commercial purposes.

Powered & Maintained by SunAnt Interactive