Our fight for education

Our fight for education

Our university students and faculty have been through a lot.For our students, higher education has never been more expensive.For our faculty and admin...

October 29th, 2016 |  


Read the side of Obamacare’s box

Read the side of Obamacare’s box

Like food makers claiming “fat free” on the front of the box only to have a close reading of the ingredients on the side of that same box ...

October 29th, 2016 |  


Duke

Linda Kaye Duke, age 55, of Caneyville, KY, passed away Saturday, October 22, 2016.Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, October 27, 2016 at...

October 25th, 2016 |  


Change the culture of secrecy: Pledge transparency

Change the culture of secrecy: Pledge transparency

A recent S&P Global Ratings survey declares that the commonwealth where Lincoln was born now has the nation’s worst pension crisis, a distin...

October 22nd, 2016 |  


Double election whammy

Double election whammy

Two policies impacted by state ballot initiatives and the presidential election itself that could also directly affect Kentuckians involve tobacco and...

October 15th, 2016 |  


Don’t be conned by the fool’s gold of cigarette tax hikes

Don’t be conned by the fool’s gold of cigarette tax hikes

The new wrinkle in anti-smoking crusaders’ annual demand to raise Kentucky’s cigarette tax is that hiking taxes to fund the Medicaid expan...

October 8th, 2016 |  


The final step in moving on

The final step in moving on

A common misperception among those working through a divorce is that the work is over once the divorce is final. After the decree is entered, there ar...

October 8th, 2016 |  


Throw off the mantle of brinkmanship

Throw off the mantle of brinkmanship

Gov. Matt Bevin responded to two events last week with a stunning display of petty adolescence and erratic temperament unworthy of Kentucky’s hi...

October 5th, 2016 |  


Chicken Little visits a college campus near you

Chicken Little visits a college campus near you

While state lawmakers attempt to rein in overspending and deal with a public-pension crisis spiraling out of control, Kentucky’s universities ha...

October 1st, 2016 |  


Right-to-work

Right-to-work

Governor Matt Bevin has made it no secret that he favors so-called “right-to-work” legislation for the upcoming session of the Kentucky Ge...

September 24th, 2016 |