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 |  


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 |  


Legislative update

Legislative update

Over a month has passed since the conclusion of the 2017 session of the Kentucky General Assembly but my work as your senator has not slowed. Between ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Memories of our loved ones live within us

Memories of our loved ones live within us

Through the winter months, I had been thinking about how I was going to tackle the huge project of replacing our privacy fence in the spring. I have b...

May 21st, 2017 |  


A simple man’s view of the King James Bible

A simple man’s view of the King James Bible

Have you ever been in a situation where you know what you are about to say, or write, will be in disagreement with the majority of people, including m...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Mother first, graduate second

Mother first, graduate second

When you work in public relations you often find yourself on the sidelines to events, ceremonies and special occasions. With a camera in tow you set f...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Every day is Mother’s Day or Father’s Day

Every day is Mother’s Day or Father’s Day

Mother’s Day for 2017 has come and gone. The bouquets of flowers have wilted, and the best candies in those gold-foil boxes have been devoured.W...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Perks to being a chicken

Perks to being a chicken

Irma has it figured out. She’s a bona fide, egg-laying member of the “Production Red” hen sorority and she knows her rights.This is ...

May 19th, 2017 |