Water report an important reminder

A report from the Natural Resources Defense Council this week is another reminder that nobody should take drinking water for granted.Especially people...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Charter schools and family literacy in Ky.

Charter schools and family literacy in Ky.

Half of Kentucky’s children are not prepared for kindergarten, according to state data. And, when you look at Kentucky’s graduating class ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Today in History

Today is Tuesday, May 23, the 143rd day of 2017. There are 222 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On May 23, 1967, Egypt closed ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


The string dangling in the darkness

The string dangling in the darkness

The only way to get out of the darkness is to follow the light. Sometimes it’s just a very faint light. Often you have to be in the darkness lon...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Legislative update

Legislative update

Over a month has passed since the conclusion of the 2017 session of the Kentucky General Assembly but my work as your senator has not slowed. Between ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Memories of our loved ones live within us

Memories of our loved ones live within us

Through the winter months, I had been thinking about how I was going to tackle the huge project of replacing our privacy fence in the spring. I have b...

May 21st, 2017 |  


A simple man’s view of the King James Bible

A simple man’s view of the King James Bible

Have you ever been in a situation where you know what you are about to say, or write, will be in disagreement with the majority of people, including m...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Mother first, graduate second

Mother first, graduate second

When you work in public relations you often find yourself on the sidelines to events, ceremonies and special occasions. With a camera in tow you set f...

May 20th, 2017 |  


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 |