Health-care debacle a chance to hit reset button

Health-care debacle a chance to hit reset button

Shoemaker Marcelin Dumoulin and his wife, Francine, a teacher, were 40 and 37 years old, respectively, when they left home one day in 1942 to feed the...

July 22nd, 2017 |  


August eclipse shines a light on the past

On August 21, Kentucky will be the epicenter of a rare total solar eclipse. From Bowling Green to Paducah, thousands of visitors will come to Kentucky...

July 22nd, 2017 |  


Kentucky’s Bluegrass Army Depot: Important economic partner

Kentucky’s Bluegrass Army Depot: Important economic partner

If asked to name the three largest military installations in the Commonwealth of Kentucky, most citizens would come up with the first two pretty quick...

July 19th, 2017 |  


The due process of defining pension benefits

The due process of defining pension benefits

“Can pension benefits be cut?”My answer to the reporter’s question may sound political but when it comes to Kentucky’s respons...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Coal-hating chickens coming home to roost

Coal-hating chickens coming home to roost

How is it that residents in one of America’s most energy-abundant areas now face the real possibility that proposed hikes in their electric bill...

July 7th, 2017 |  


Objection! Beshear MIA in open-records dispute

Objection! Beshear MIA in open-records dispute

Kentucky’s lawsuit against the manufacturer of OxyContin, heroin’s chemical cousin, stretches back more than a decade and involves three a...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Senator Steve Meredith’s legislative update

Senator Steve Meredith’s legislative update

Over two hundred years ago, our Founding Fathers put their lives on the line to create a new country in which freedom reigned. These men had a vision ...

June 26th, 2017 |  


Spray schemes with transparency disinfectant

Spray schemes with transparency disinfectant

Privatization done right can be a boon for taxpayers and those dependent on government services.Outsourcing medical care for veterans—an idea fl...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


Make health care affordable again

Make health care affordable again

Whether the American Health Care Act (AHCA), which narrowly passed the U.S. House of Representatives last month, offers an effective repeal and replac...

June 15th, 2017 |  


‘Map the Meal Gap’ shows the real picture

‘Map the Meal Gap’ shows the real picture

While we may not like to admit it, hunger is everywhere, in every single community, including Grayson County.While the economy has been improving, foo...

June 15th, 2017 |