BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) -- One of south central Kentucky's most popular statesman died over the weekend. Nick Kafoglis passed away in Connecticut Saturday at the age of 89.
Former Kentucky State Senator Nick Kafoglis
Affectionately known as "Dr. K," Kafoglis was a Bowling Green physician and a two-time member of the state legislature. He served as a democrat in the Kentucky house from 1972-1976 and in the state senate from 1987-1999.
A public memorial service will be held for him on March 16 at First Christian Church in Bowling Green.