Kentucky Local History Trust Fund helps our organizations, our community

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. understood the power of the past. The noted Civil Rights icon once said, “We are not makers of history. We are made b...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Are Career Services Offices a Failure?

Only 16 percent of recent college graduates state that their career services office was very helpful. What a devastating statistic! Brandon Busteed, t...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


The Hunt for Black Family History

Maybe you’ve seen those Ancestry.com commercials pushing Americans to “discover their stories” by digging into their family historie...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Wall Street Sodbusters

I love the names: Bobcat Farm, Golden Eagle Ranch, Long Prairie, Ten Mile Farm. They conjure up Americana, the old homestead, and our rich rural cultu...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Senate Week In Review

Senate Week In Review

FRANKFORT — As we near the halfway mark of the 2017 Legislative Session, the days have become more intense. We are debating issues in committee ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Legislative Update: General Assembly continues work in Frankfort

Legislative Update: General Assembly continues work in Frankfort

FRANKFORT – The people’s work continues in the General Assembly as a busy third week of the Regular Session comes to a close. I was proud ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Living On Purpose

Living On Purpose

We are all growing older. Thanks a lot, right? I realize that many will think this is not a very optimistic or positive thought, but it is a reality o...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Why Cancer Screenings Matter

I look at cancer screenings in two important ways.As a health care executive, who has spent much of my career studying the data on quality health outc...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Beshear: Protecting Your Right to Know

FRANKFORT – Our state and its government belong to the citizens of Kentucky and each person has a right to know how his or her tax dollars are b...

February 15th, 2017 |  


To Save Main Street, Tax Wall Street

All too often these days, large U.S. corporations and Wall Street banks seem more interested in tapping overseas markets than in growing a customer ba...

February 15th, 2017 |