Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Thursday, July 28, the 210th day of 2016. There are 156 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Ju...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Mrs. Forrest’s unstoppable feeding compulsion

Mrs. Forrest’s unstoppable feeding compulsion

Mrs. Forrest has always been a compulsive feeder. Before she retired, she was cooking for the Mule Barn truck stop’s customers, and is singularl...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Will anyone step up to the plate for Harlan?

Will anyone step up to the plate for Harlan?

I was born in the old Harlan hospital on Mound Street, March 30, 1940. Dr. Clark Bailey delivered me. I attended kindergarten, grade school and high s...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Trump revolution more profound than realized

Trump revolution more profound than realized

Something of a mega earthquake happened when Donald Trump selected Governor Mike Pence as his vice presidential running mate over my predicted long-te...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Kentucky Power Co.’s return a nice boost

The return of the corporate offices of Kentucky Power Co. to the company’s original home in Ashland is a more symbolic gesture than an economic ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Wednesday, July 27, the 209th day of 2016. There are 157 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On J...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Ky. needs more needle exchanges to stem spread of infectious disease

A member of the board that oversees his county’s health department, Carter County Judge-Executive Mike Malone had worries when health department...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Tuesday, July 26, the 208th day of 2016. There are 158 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jul...

July 26th, 2016 |  


No-vacation nation putting a strain on workers, economy

If your idea of a vacation is watching a live-stream of the sun setting along the beach from an iPhone app, stand in line.Or, actually, sit behind a d...

July 25th, 2016 |  


An exposé — part one: Mount Rushmore, things acquiescent

An exposé — part one: Mount Rushmore, things acquiescent

My wife and I recently had the opportunity to tour a few western states and it gave birth to a flood of stirring thoughts — it was perceptive in...

July 25th, 2016 |