Dolly Parton proves her love for her people

Dolly Parton demonstrated once again last week how much she loves the people of Sevier County, the rugged mountain community where she grew up. Her te...

December 23rd, 2016 |  


Add Lamar Jackson to Louisville’s greats

Louisville, it’s the home of the Kentucky Derby, the greatest two minutes in sports. It is the hometown of Muhammad Ali and Paul Hornung, two of...

December 18th, 2016 |  


No excuse for deadly fire at Oakland, California, warehouse

The Bay Area suffers from a severe housing shortage. But that can’t be an excuse for the deaths of at least 36 people in the infamous Ghost Ship...

December 14th, 2016 |  


Donald Trump and diplomacy

As a nation, we’re slowly getting used to President-elect Donald Trump’s shock-and-awe style of communication. He made clear during the ca...

December 14th, 2016 |  


Representation lacking for women in the Ky. legislature

The Kentucky House of Representatives will look very different next year, as new Republican leaders take over and chart a new course for the lower cha...

December 12th, 2016 |  


Why Gov. Matt Bevin should back local gun laws

It’s common now to brush off legislative proposals to address serious societal issues by saying government can’t solve all problems.Gov. M...

December 12th, 2016 |  


Nomination of Price as Health and Human Services secretary

The belief among Democrats that a Republican could never win another presidential election was apparently so firm that they’re still in a state ...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Will Trump cancel Boeing’s Air Force One contracts?

President-elect Donald Trump has already begun to fulfil his promise of eliminating government waste engrained in the modern bureaucracy. With his bus...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Honoring a World War II veteran

“The lucky one” was an appropriate and fitting headline for World War II veteran Samuel Robertson.The Bowling Green native is lucky in man...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Time for judicial redistricting?

John Minton, chief justice of the Kentucky Supreme Court, makes a strong case that it is way past time for the state to redraw Kentucky’s distri...

November 10th, 2016 |