Federal Marijuana Laws Reek of Hy-Pot-Crisy

For a few brief months, it looked like America might take a step closer to sanity. And then came the news: the Obama administration will not loosen fe...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Stop Playing Politics With Reproductive Rights

Young women voters have a lot to worry about this election cycle, from a flurry of anti-abortion messaging to diminishing access to reproductive servi...

August 25th, 2016 |  


The Hidden Homeless Population

Most children in the United States spend their school days dreaming of their next birthday party or worrying whether they’re popular enough. Not...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Kentucky’s aviation and aerospace growth is out of this world

FRANKFORT - Engineers watched a few weeks ago from a control room inside an old building on Short Street in Lexington as a small box was pushed into p...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Stereotyping is never a good idea

We often hear about the crimes and homicides that take place in Chicago and in particular the south side of Chicago. The murder and overall crime rate...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly

FRANKFORT – The cornerstone of 1990s Kentucky Education Reform Act was that all children deserve an equal opportunity to learn. It shouldn’...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Making America Great Again

Say the phrase “make America great again” and it will either lead to heartfelt applause or looks of disdain followed by jeers. In either c...

August 18th, 2016 |  


It’s time to invest in Kentuckians

It’s beyond time to pay attention and invest in Kentuckians. The latest jobs report confirms what we already knew: as coal jobs decline, so does...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Important to Know the Facts Before Reacting

It is often good practice to take a deep breath and examine all the facts before forming an opinion and taking to social media to lash out in anger or...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Fire Chief Gerald Clark named American Red Cross Hero of the Year

The following is a letter from Floyd County resident Troy Cole:Chief Eddie Clark has helped lead Betsy Layne Fire Department to some great accomplishm...

August 16th, 2016 |