Today's Opinions

  • Making work safer place still top priority in Kentucky

      FRANKFORT – While it has been anything but easy for our businesses during the last several years, they can point with pride to one thing: Their safety record is arguably the best it has ever been.

    In 2009 – the latest year on record – workplace fatalities nationwide were at their lowest since records were first kept in 1992, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, and there were nine percent fewer injuries on the job than there had been just the year before.

  • First year has been filled with surprises, fun

     It was a little over a year ago that an aspiring reporter graduated from Western Kentucky University with a degree in journalism. 

  • COYLE'S CORNER 01/19/11

     This week Paul Coyle takes a look at the Shepherdsville City Council's attempts to generate more revenue.

  • Cell phone success

  • Thanks from Clermont

        With the kindness and generosity of individuals, the Clermont Post Office was able to help 20 children have a brighter Christmas.
        Thank you to Tony Cunningham of Cox’s Creek, “Ladies Night” at Clermont Baptist Church, Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, several employees of the Jim Beam Distillery, and everyone else who helped with the project.
    Sandy Perkins,

  • Bounty of Hope thanks

  • Operation Santa thanks

        Operation Santa has become a tradition in Hillview that has helped needy families in our area for over twenty years. We would like to take this opportunity to thank these proud sponsors of Hillview’s Operation Santa. Without the generous contributions of the following businesses and individuals Operation Santa would not be possible:

  • Thanks to board members

    As a citizen of Bullitt County, I’m extremely proud of the students and teachers, the administrators and the service workers who are the heart and soul of the Bullitt County Public School System. I’m also proud of the district leadership this community has put in place through the members of the Bullitt County Board of Education.