Appalachian Health Hack-a-thon will bring together experts to create innovative, disruptive solutions to SOAR region’s challenges

A team of researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), 150 people from across the commonwealth, the directors of both the Nationa...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Right to work is wrong for Kentucky

Right to work is wrong for Kentucky

Governor Matt Bevin has made it no secret that he favors so-called “right-to-work” legislation for the upcoming session of the Kentucky Ge...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Feds seek to postpone default

I have been writing for years that our government is essentially broke and the federal debt will never be repaid. Within this context, the Federal Res...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Anti-pipeline Movement Gathers Steam

Thousands of Native Americans at Standing Rock in North Dakota are protesting a pipeline project that puts their water supply at risk, threatens to pl...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Vitally important we act in the best interest of the children

Dear Editor,For the record, I enthusiastically support retired Principal Yvon Allen for the District 3 Perry School Board seat. I served for 21 years ...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Local police are helpful, caring

Dear Editor,I just want to respond to all the bad press the police are getting. Am I the only one who thinks the victims are not innocent? I am sure t...

September 13th, 2016 |  


Overregulation is killing Kentucky jobs

Overregulation is killing Kentucky jobs

You can’t be a friend of Hillary Clinton and a friend of job creation in Kentucky. Any jobs plan for Kentucky would necessarily include repeal o...

September 7th, 2016 |  


Keen and Constant Vigilance

Keen and Constant Vigilance

What a jewel we have in the Waterfront Park! This summer, I visited it frequently with my grandchildren, Maya age 7 and Tyson age 5. The Adventure Pla...

September 6th, 2016 |  


Kentuckians Need to Rally to Lead Nation in Educational Reform Once Again

Kentuckians Need to Rally to Lead Nation in Educational Reform Once Again

We have a moral obligation to all of the commonwealth’s students to address the achievement gap and the implications it has on the future of our...

September 6th, 2016 |  


Once-Broken Senate is Working Again

Once-Broken Senate is Working Again

After years of gridlock in our nation’s capital, in 2014 the voters chose to end the dysfunction in Washington by electing a Republican Senate. ...

September 6th, 2016 |