Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Saturday, Oct. 1, the 275th day of 2016. There are 91 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct....

October 1st, 2016 |  


Getting our act together for America

The Nov. 8 presidential vote is coming soon. The votes will be cast and either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump will be our next president. In January,...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Start recording family history

Start recording family history

My family is full of great story tellers on the Hamlin side and the Hensley side. When I was a little girl, there was nothing I loved better than to g...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Friday, Sept. 30, the 274th day of 2016. There are 92 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Sept...

September 30th, 2016 |  


UK’s bent for secrecy harming university’s reputation

An open-records battle between the University of Kentucky and its independent student newspaper, the Kentucky Kernel, has raised questions about the u...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Inside Harlan Co. government

Inside Harlan Co. government

Fiscal responsibility is something the Harlan County Fiscal Court continues to focus on as your managers of county government. Property owners in Harl...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Simplifying the selection process

Simplifying the selection process

“This whole election process just doesn’t work for me,” Dud said, sipping his coffee. “There’s no way we can tell who is...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Thursday, Sept. 29, the 273rd day of 2016. There are 93 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Se...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Constitution Day: What shall we celebrate?

Constitution Day: What shall we celebrate?

I did not celebrate Constitution Day, Sept. 17, primarily because I did not know how to do so. The federal government requires colleges to do somethin...

September 28th, 2016 |  


The success of the voter fraud myth

How does a lie come to be widely taken as the truth?The answer is disturbingly simple: Repeat it over and over again. When faced with facts that contr...

September 28th, 2016 |