Tomlinson appears on Bluegrass Express Live

Tomlinson appears on Bluegrass Express Live

Courtesy photoOn Oct. 8, bluegrass band Sunrise Ridge of Letcher County — Shawn Stamper, guitar and vocals; Taylyn Combs, guitar and vocals; Whi...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Reignite sense of urgency about teaching all kids

Kentucky’s new Education Commissioner Stephen L. Pruitt should move quickly to reignite a sense of urgency about teaching all youngsters well.Th...

October 13th, 2015 |  


No Social Security increase next year, gas prices to blame

WASHINGTON (AP) — For just the third time in 40 years, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect...

October 12th, 2015 |  


Diabetes miseducation campaign launches

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A coalition of groups representing health coaches, nutrition specialists and wellness experts announced the launch of a new, ...

October 6th, 2015 |  


12 fun facts about autumn

12 fun facts about autumn

The cool, crisp days of autumn have arrived. As fall foliage creates a colorful display and kids frolic in leaf piles on the lawn, you may want to pay...

September 23rd, 2015 updated: September 23rd, 2015. |  


Things to know about the flu shot

Things to know about the flu shot

WASHINGTON (AP) — Give flu vaccine another chance: This year’s version got a recipe change that should make it more effective after last w...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


New federal food safety rules issued after outbreaks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Food manufacturers must be more vigilant about keeping their operations clean under new government safety rules released Thurs...

September 21st, 2015 |  


State must pay for assault prosecution

Sexual assault is a heinous crime, resulting in injuries far beyond physical ones. It is a violation of a person’s humanity, the pain from which...

September 21st, 2015 |  


Scottish music on tap at Celtic festival

Scottish music on tap at Celtic festival

Pro-Art Association will present an evening of Scottish music as part of the annual Big Stone Gap Celtic Festival beginning at 7 p.m. on Sept. 25 in t...

September 20th, 2015 |