Today's Opinions

  • COYLE'S CORNER 04/11/12

     This week Paul Coyle takes a look at recent legal action involving the City of Shepherdsville's maintenance department.

  • Don't make it personal

     The request for a zoning change by the owners of Heritage Hill has ignited a firestorm of opposition. I have, and still do, oppose this change. However, I’ve been saddened that this passionate debate has taken a personal turn.

    I’ve lived on Valley View Drive for 36 years. Steve Plenge and Ted Korfhage and their families welcomed me into the neighborhood, and have treated me like family ever since. We have shared chores, equipment, laughs and tears over the fast few decades. We’ve shared the ups and downs that all of us go through in life.

  • Police chief commended

     I want to describe and share an experience we encountered in Mount Washington as a family and community members.

    As a parent, a human being, a professional social worker, and as a certified prevention specialist I know how important it is to advocate for ourselves and for others.  I want our two fraternal twin boys to know that their mom thought enough of them, and her family, and herself to “make the time” to write this letter to the newspaper. 

  • BBB Hot Topics: April 2012

     Check out the latest scams and bad business in BBB’s April 2012 Hot Topics!

  • Sad to see proud St. A tradition be lost in county

     The tradition is about to end.

  • COYLE'S CORNER 04/04/12

      This week Paul Coyle, on behalf of the entire Pioneer News staff, wishes all of Bullitt County a happy Easter season.

  • Sen. Hornback’s Frankfort recap

    FRANKFORT – Friday marked the 59th day of the session’s 60 working days of the 2012 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly. We now wait for final passage of the state’s six-year road plan. We spent this final week of the session wrapping up some of the biggest priorities of the year. 

  • What type of parent would you be?

      Recently my husband was speaking with another parent with kids older than ours.  Eventually, they got around to discussing parenting. Not a controversial subject - at least that’s what my husband thought.