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 |  


All about Jesus, faith in him

Without a doubt, the most well-known verse in the Bible is John 3:16, “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whos...

July 24th, 2016 |  


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 |