Noe celebrates 101 birthday

Noe celebrates 101 birthday

One of the most elderly women in Harlan County is Helen Potts Noe. Born in Bell County at Balkin, she has spent 99 percent of her life in Harlan Count...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Saturday, July 23, the 205th day of 2016. There are 161 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Ju...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


A penny mentality in America?

I had just parked my car in a city parking lot when I heard the cries of a loud voice.“Sir, please give me a penny! Please just a penny,” ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Brain fog is a real problem

Brain fog is a real problem

The first time someone mentioned “brain fog” to me, I didn’t think it sounded like a very professional term, but I knew there was tr...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Friday, July 22, the 204th day of 2016. There are 162 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On July...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Transportation forum drives debate

A forum conducted by the United Way of Central Kentucky briefly stirred dormant discussion on the possibility of expanded public transportation in Har...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Racial reconciliation and hope

The latest murder of three Baton Rouge police officers has rattled our already fragile sense of safety and reminds us — as if we needed remindin...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Thursday, July 21, the 203rd day of 2016. There are 163 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Ju...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Civilian deaths from drone strikes

In a show of shocking imprecision, the White House recently released statistics on the number of civilians killed by U.S. drone strikes in Pakistan, Y...

July 20th, 2016 |  


World’s most powerful flock to annual secret meeting

World’s most powerful flock to annual secret meeting

The world’s global power brokers — each by invitation only — met again June 9-12, as they have sixty-four times before in their annu...

July 20th, 2016 |