Noe celebrates 101 birthday

Noe celebrates 101 birthday

One of the most elderly women in Harlan County is Helen Potts Noe. Born in Bell County at Balkin, she has spent 99 percent of her life in Harlan Count...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Rekindling a favorite hobby

Rekindling a favorite hobby

Prior to becoming so closely acquainted with Mr. Parkinson, fishing was my favorite hobby. I have been known to be out there wetting a line in Decembe...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Saturday, July 23, the 205th day of 2016. There are 161 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Ju...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


A penny mentality in America?

I had just parked my car in a city parking lot when I heard the cries of a loud voice.“Sir, please give me a penny! Please just a penny,” ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Brain fog is a real problem

Brain fog is a real problem

The first time someone mentioned “brain fog” to me, I didn’t think it sounded like a very professional term, but I knew there was tr...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Friday, July 22, the 204th day of 2016. There are 162 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On July...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Transportation forum drives debate

A forum conducted by the United Way of Central Kentucky briefly stirred dormant discussion on the possibility of expanded public transportation in Har...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Racial reconciliation and hope

The latest murder of three Baton Rouge police officers has rattled our already fragile sense of safety and reminds us — as if we needed remindin...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Free lessons from Windy

Free lessons from Windy

The closed-season school board meeting was called to order half an hour late by its chairman, J. Buckdancer Alcott, because the board members saw Wind...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Thursday, July 21, the 203rd day of 2016. There are 163 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Ju...

July 21st, 2016 |