Mothers: Warriors in the life of children

Mothers: Warriors in the life of children

Some time ago my son was going through a very difficult time. I had shed many tears as my heart broke for him and I prayed fervently for God’s i...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Every day is Mother’s Day or Father’s Day

Every day is Mother’s Day or Father’s Day

Mother’s Day for 2017 has come and gone. The bouquets of flowers have wilted, and the best candies in those gold-foil boxes have been devoured.W...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Perks to being a chicken

Perks to being a chicken

Irma has it figured out. She’s a bona fide, egg-laying member of the “Production Red” hen sorority and she knows her rights.This is ...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Letters to the Editor

Country club appreciates helpThanks to members and friends of the Middlesboro Country Club, we saw golf carts all over the course last week, we heard ...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Will next president be ‘elected’ by end run around the Constitution?

Will next president be ‘elected’ by end run around the Constitution?

Opponents of the Electoral College seek to alter a process that has worked for well over 200 years. Fueled by Hillary’s winning the popular vote...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Saving coal miners’ pensions

Mitch McConnell made them sweat until there was no chance that Democrat Barack Obama could get any credit, but finally the Senate majority leader gave...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Ky. surging forward following legislative session

Ky. surging forward following legislative session

On the first Saturday in May each year, the Kentucky Derby captures the attention and fascination of the world and creates special moments that will l...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Today in History

Today is Tuesday, May 16, the 136th day of 2017. There are 229 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On May 16, 1868, the U.S. Sena...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Ky. legislature completes historic session; promises made, promises kept

Kentucky voters demanded change when they went to the polls in November, placing the House of Representatives in Republican control for the first time...

May 15th, 2017 |  


Broadband connectivity would bring jobs to region

To Jared Arnett, the executive director of Shaping Our Appalachian Region, the future of Appalachia hinges on the ability to embrace technology and be...

May 15th, 2017 |