Battle of the Bulge remembered

Battle of the Bulge remembered

For some, Memorial Day means a day off work, grilled food, ice-cold beer and friends and family. It’s also the day to remember the war dead and ...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Today in History

Today is Saturday, May 27, the 147th day of 2017. There are 218 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On May 27, 1937, the newly co...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Boyd inmates tending to bigger gardening space good for all involved

The tripling of the size of the garden tended by inmates at the Boyd County Detention Center provides many advantages for the jail, for county governm...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Getting a head start

Getting a head start

Windy Wilson looked through the notions aisle at the store and finally picked out the package of needles he wanted. Big ones. The big ones are easier ...

May 26th, 2017 |  


We can do it

We can do it

Negativity is contagious. It’s like a yawn or a cough in the middle of a crowd. One negative person breeds other negative comments and responses...

May 26th, 2017 |  


As Trump’s base shrinks, what will McConnell do?

As Trump’s base shrinks, what will McConnell do?

Last fall’s election of Donald Trump was a surprise gift to Republicans, especially Sen. Mitch McConnell. It probably kept them from losing thei...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Britain must not be cowed

They stood, arms folded, waiting for their girls to come running into their arms. They craned their necks, better to scan the crowds and pick out thei...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Water report an important reminder

A report from the Natural Resources Defense Council this week is another reminder that nobody should take drinking water for granted.Especially people...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Charter schools and family literacy in Ky.

Charter schools and family literacy in Ky.

Half of Kentucky’s children are not prepared for kindergarten, according to state data. And, when you look at Kentucky’s graduating class ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Today in History

Today is Tuesday, May 23, the 143rd day of 2017. There are 222 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On May 23, 1967, Egypt closed ...

May 23rd, 2017 |