Kentucky Headlines

  • Fresh footage gives more detail on confrontation between Native American and teenagers – video

    New footage has emerged of the confrontation between school pupils in Maga hats and a Native American protester that went viral last weekend. While the original clip appeared to show the students surrounding the man and mocking his chants, the additional video shows he approached the group after they became enraged by the taunts of a separate group of Black Hebrew IsraelitesNew video sheds more light on students’ confrontation with Native American Continue reading

    the Guardian
  • Trump backs Kentucky students who taunted a Native American

    Nick Sandmann, a Covington Catholic High School student, was filmed wearing a MAGA hat while staring down 64-year-old Nathan Phillips during an altercation in Washington D.C. on Friday.

    Mail Online
  • Chaperones on Kentucky high school trip defend students

    Parents who chaperoned Kentucky high school students who were captured in a viral video mocking a Native American elder on a class trip are defending the teenagers. The Covington Catholic High School students were criticized when a brief video surfaced on Friday showing them wearing Make America Great Again hats and mocking Omaha tribe elder Nathan Phillips during the school's annual trip to a March for Life rally in Washington. A second video surfaced on Sunday showing another group, who...

    WPLG
  • Kentucky Catholic high school from Lincoln Memorial clash allowed blackface at pep rallies

    Covington Catholic High School has shuttered its website, Facebook page and disconnected its phone since a video of its students at the memorial went viral over the weekend.

    Mail Online
  • New video sheds more light on students' confrontation with Native American

    Initial footage appeared to show students, some wearing pro-Trump Maga hats, from a Kentucky high school taunting Nathan Phillips, an Omaha tribe elder Longer video footage of a confrontation between a Native American activist and Kentucky high school students at a protest has surfaced, providing fresh insight into the controversial encounter and offering a broader view of deepening divisions in America. Related: Kentucky teenager denies mocking Native American veteran Continue reading

    the Guardian
  • South Carolina makes final four for coveted defensive recruit

    South Carolina football has long been after Georgia defensive back recruit Jammie Robinson. The Gamecocks joined Auburn, Tennessee, Kentucky in his final four teams. He plans to announce on signing day.

    charlotteobserver