Kentucky Press News Service

NKU players accuse women's basketball coach of bullying, abuse

March 27, 2019 - 1:19pm
A player on Northern Kentucky University women's basketball team has accused the head coach of being emotionally abusive and the university of silencing allegations. The university says it is investigating the claims. Taryn Taugher, the lone senior on NKU women's basketball team, wrote a post in The Odyssey alleging emotional abuse by head coach Camryn Whitaker. Taugher also alleges that Northern Kentucky University's athletic department is willing to "silence the multiple emotional abuse allegations." 2019-03-26T12:04:17-04:00

Bowling Green couple welcomes 'one in 10,000' triplets

March 27, 2019 - 1:19pm
Triplets are rare. Identical triplets are rarer. Last week, Megan and Matthew Allred welcomed Greyson, Rowan and Sawyer into the world at The Medical Center at Bowling Green. “It’s like one in 10,000 births, especially if it occurs naturally,” said Dr. Aspasia Fissikoudi, a neonatologist at The Medical Center, as opposed to the heightened risk associated with in vitro fertilization. The hospital delivers triplets every four or five years, and the last natural triplet pregnancy was in 2007. When asked if they would consider more children, the parents simultaneously – and decisively – shook their heads no. 2019-03-26T11:55:59-04:00