Dating safety legislation

The 2015 Kentucky General Assembly created a new chapter of state law to establish civil orders for protection of victims of dating violence, sexual a...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Today in History

By the Associated PressToday is Friday, June 24, the 176th day of 2016. There are 190 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On June...

June 24th, 2016 |  


The politics of vilification

Less than 24-hours after one of the worst mass shootings in our nation’s history, political opportunists fired up rhetoric that grated our alrea...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Preventing tragedy

No one ever went to Disney World expecting to be attacked by an alligator. Little 2-year-old Lane Graves lost his life to an alligator last week while...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Gen Xers must juggle both money and time

If you’re an older member of Generation X – that is, if you were born in the early- to-mid-1960s – you may have a lot of “ball...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Today in History

By the Associated PressToday is Thursday, June 23, the 175th day of 2016. There are 191 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Ju...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


FSA elections coming up

FSA elections coming up

Farmers and ranchers: It’s that time of year again. The Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) 2016 County Committee Elections begin soon. Your FSA c...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


How relevant is the Constitution in state, county, city elections?

How relevant is the Constitution in state, county, city elections?

With elections signs all around it might be well to be reminded that it is unrealistic to expect national candidates to follow the Constitution when w...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


I read the bill, and I can’t support it

I read the bill, and I can’t support it

When I ran for office, I made a promise to Kentucky that I would always read the bills. So last week in the Senate when regulation of the chemical ind...

June 21st, 2016 |  


A healthy Ky. isn’t out of reach

Two news stories last week about Kentucky health statistics were technically unrelated but both point to the importance of community-based solutions t...

June 21st, 2016 |