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 |  


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 |  


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 |  


Eye on the plow

Eye on the plow

Scripture in the Holy Bible talks about keeping our hands on the plow. The scriptural reference from the book of Luke speaks to the attitude a Christi...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Learning more about humility

Learning more about humility

Humility is a difficult thing to define. Most people say, “I know it when I see it.” We are offended when we see arrogance, and we like it...

July 24th, 2016 |