Can you imagine a worse place than a bar to allow private citizens to carry their legally concealed weapons?
We salute Rowan County veterans like Paul McKenzie, 92, who served during World War II in Germany in the 242 Infantry, Rainbow Division, and all other veterans who have served to protect our great country.
Let me make one thing perfectly clear today, I still believe with all of my heart that America is the grandest nation in the world and that Americans are the kindest, most welcoming and incredibly generous human beings anywhere.
BOWLING GREEN — The program was “Democracy and the Informed Citizen,” and the starting point, so relevant to today’s politics, was Robert Penn Warren’s timeless novel, “All the King’s Men.”
FRANKFORT — He declined to be quoted by name, declining even to say why. He’s a registered Democrat in Bath County and he thinks Democratic challenger Amy McGrath will defeat Republican Congressman Andy Barr in the rural county.
We’re glad that Kinder Morgan decided to abandon a pipeline project that would have endangered tens of thousands of residents in Kentucky – including Rowan County – and five other states from Texas to Ohio.
(To our readers who depend on legitimate service animals for whatever reason, be advised that these comments are not intended as a criticism of you or your companion critter.)
The unprecedented, public and gory battle is over. Brett Kavanaugh is a member of the U.S. Supreme Court but the war may be far from finished.
I stood on the platform of an abandoned railroad passenger station to watch a slowly moving freight train hauling hopper cars of potash.
It is more ridiculous than the mysterious Nigerian prince who offers to send you $50 million to hide in your personal bank account – after you send him the account number!
As my wife and I prepared to escort her father to a military reunion at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, I realized how little I knew about that famous place.
FRANKFORT — I don’t care if you’re a Democrat or a Republican, if you’re pro-choice or pro-life, if you think Brett Kavanaugh would be a great addition to the country’s highest court or a disaster and threat to women’s rights.
The festival celebrated its 20th year on the shores of Cave Run Lake last weekend. More than 3,200 students from more than 20 regional schools attended, as well as thousands from the public.
For readers waiting for this weekly column to become more uplifting, be advised that must wait while I tell you how our charitable intentions are being hijacked.
We salute the annual Morehead festival, the vendors and participants for another successful event. The 2018 festival had the second highest ticket sale since it started in 2011.
How many abused spouses will die in gun violence before Kentucky police agencies and judges start using GPS monitoring automatically for abusers who violate protective orders?
Starting this month, you’ll begin hearing much more about our new school accountability system and what it means for each district, school and student.
The 50 images about Rowan County on display at the Morehead Conference Center are just a teaser to what’s to come. But even with those 50, the depth is amazing.
FRANKFORT — More than 200 years ago, a remarkable collection of genius gathered in Philadelphia and created a “new nation, conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.” At the time, it was an unquestionably radical and revolutionary proposition.
- Morehead man arrested
- Morehead woman dies in auto accident
- MSU Basketball: Leader of the Eagles
- Caudill wins clerk’s race
- Judge Maze indicted on three felony charges
- 10 indicted by grand jury
- White-Brown voted first female mayor
- New KY 211 intersection at US 60 opening set
- Community park declared surplus by school board
- Clark wins county’s highest seat