Today's Opinions

  • Early Christmas gift

        Christmas came early for the Lloyd House and Mount Washington Historical Society.
        The Mount Washington Historical Society owns and maintains the Lloyd House Museum, a two story frame home on the National Register located at 200 S. Bardstown Road built in the Late 1800s.
        Last Year varmints (raccoons) got in the house and tore up the duct work on the furnace resulting in the pipes and water heater freezing and bursting.

  • Exiting officials deserve praise for their efforts to serve public

        There’s just a few days left before the calendar turns its next page.
        When January arrives, Bullitt County will lose some good public servants. This happens every election cycle.
        The names may change but their devotion to the community doesn’t.
        At the county level, Thomas Kappel will be leaving as coroner, an office he has served in since the early 1980s. It is a position that doesn’t get a lot of publicity    unless some really bad crimes occur.

  • COYLE'S CORNER 12/29/10

        This week Paul Coyle wishes everyone a happy New Year

  • Santa Barr fills bag with all sorts of toys

     It is a bittersweet Christmas for ole’ Santa Barr.

  • A different perspective on your ole’ Christmas story

      Once upon a Christmas Eve, still working late a weary Steve.

    Though hoping henceforth soon to leave, deadlines persisted, causing pain.

    As I drifted, nearly snoozing, listening to nearby trains cruising,

    Someone must've been perusing just outside my window pane.

    Looking out, 'twas nothing there, 'twas ice and snow, 'twas in my brain.

    That was all, so type again.


    Near the door a crashing sound and I jumped from my desk and, rounding,

  • Shepherd's Shelter - Rooms at the Inn

     Luke 2:7  And she brought forth her firstborn son; and she wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn.

    During this time of year those of us who are of the Christian faith retell a timeless event that happened two thousand years ago in a little town named Bethlehem in the  tiny country of Israel on the east side of the Mediterranean Sea.

  • Cat's letter to Santa

     I want just a few things this Christmas. I have been good this year. I have not clawed up the furniture, walls and I have kept my hairballs to just a few.

  • COYLE'S CORNER 12/22/10

      This week Paul Coyle wishes everyone in Bullitt County a Merry Christmas!