Today's Opinions

  • Thanks to supporters

     The Mount Washington Chapter AARP #4613 would like to thank everyone for their many donations which made our Veteran’s Day Barbecue Blast on Friday, November 11, very special.

    More than $1,000 was raised for our philanthropic endeavors that include supporting six children on the 2011 Star Tree list, along with several residents at Green Meadows Nursing Home and the VA Hospital with Christmas gifts, and donations to the Community Ministries Food Pantry,

  • Turkeys strut around county in protest to current affairs

     Like millions of other American homes, Bullitt Countians face uncertain times with continued trepidation, especially during the upcoming holiday season.

  • COYLE'S CORNER 11/23/11

     In his own unique way, Paul Coyle wishes everyone in Bullitt County a happy Thanksgiving holiday.

  • BBB Tips on the Top Holiday Scams

     Scammers are busy this time of the year! Whether it’s on the internet, at the stores, or even at your front door…they are ready to take your hard-earned cash! Here are some tips from the BBB on scams to look out for.

  • BBB Tips on Black Friday Shopping

      It’s time to start planning your Black Friday, that special day after Thanksgiving when retailers gear up to offer their best. Remember, all deals are not created equal and the fine print is often the most important thing! Before you head out the door for a block buster and get caught up in the frenzy, BB offers these tips:

  • Big issues will face legislators in January

     FRANKFORT – When the General Assembly opens the 2012 Regular Session in early January, there is no doubt what the top issue will be: enacting the state’s budget for the next two years.

    Redrawing state House, Senate and congressional districts, something done after each Census, will likely be prominent as well, especially in the session’s opening weeks.

  • Thanks from Cedar Grove

     Thank you to all the people and businesses that made Cedar Grove Elementary School’s Scrapbook Weekend such a success. Cedar Grove School appreciates all the support, donations and work that made the weekend so much fun.

    Joe Wantland, The Barnyard, P&P Body Shop, Barnyard Liquors, Grandma’s camping, Discount Auto, Hope Transportation and Vera Parsley.

    Cedar Grove Elementary School

  • An Ode to Tinky Pooch... a good friend

     I think I first met Mistie about four years ago. A black Labrador retriever, she was a puppy rescued from a shelter in Tennessee about a decade ago.

    Mistie and I became buddies then. About two years ago we became closer and spent more time together.

    The first best thing for me about having Mistie around was the walks. It was so nice to roam the streets without women calling their children indoors and notifying local authorities. Mistie introduced me to a lot of folks.