Hazard-Herald- RSS OPINION Feed http://hazard-herald.com/section/OPINION http://hazard-herald.com/section/OPINION Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:04:36 EST 1800 Letter to the Editor http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/3913104/Letter-to-the-Editor Dear Editor, Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Letter to the Editor http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/3913007/Letter-to-the-Editor Dear Editor, Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The struggle is here, not on Mars http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/3900994/The-struggle-is-here-not-on-Mars For the last week and a half, news from Southeastern Kentucky has spread like wildfire, it seems, across the nation. No, it hasn't been about the work being done on the SOAR initiative to help improve the region, nor has it been about the... Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST An entrepreneurial eco-system is emerging in East Kentucky http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/3897420/An-entrepreneurial-eco-system-is-emerging-in-East-Kentucky In May 2004, I left the full-time practice of law and began working for the Kentucky Innovation Network and Morehead State University in what seemed to be an obscure form of economic development. It was so obscure (and seemingly irrelevant) that its... Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Letter to the Editor http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/3901717/Letter-to-the-Editor To whom it may concern, Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Letter to the Editor http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/3832495/Letter-to-the-Editor Correction: In the original publication of this letter, the author claimed that Perry County School District Superintendent Jonathan Jett had pleaded guilty to charges brought before the Educational Professionals Standards Board relating to his... Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Letter to the Editor http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/3758255/Letter-to-the-Editor Dear Editor, Tue, 3 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Kentucky’s hardwood can grow energy jobs http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/3758940/Kentuckys-hardwood-can-grow-energy-jobs Kentucky's hardwood industry has a significant role in many of our State's signature industries. Kentucky's forests are harvested to craft the world's finest bourbon barrels, to fence the world's fastest horses and to... Tue, 3 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Editorial http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/3733900/Editorial Editor's Note: In this week's edition of the Herald, State Representative for District 84, Fitz Steele, penned an apology to his constituents for the lack of communication between his staff and the communities he represents. Throughout... Wed, 28 May 2014 00:01:00 EST Communication lacking in legislative session http://hazard-herald.com/news/opinion/3733902/Communication-lacking-in-legislative-session I have served the 84th Legislative District since 2008 and after last week's election will have the honor and privilege of continuing that service for the next two years. Tue, 27 May 2014 00:01:00 EST