Journalism matters because democracy does still matter

 An in-depth newspaper investigation revealed that a state-operated home for aged military veterans was providing sub-standard care and that taxpayer money that was to go to improve the home was spent elsewhere. The result was the replacement of the state’s veterans secretary and numerous corrections at the home.

Another investigation explored the increase of neighborhood violence and the proliferation of firearms that awakened community groups and law enforcement to explore ways to address the problems and find solutions before it becomes even worse.


Should Kentucky go to open voting where online ballots could be cast?

What are your suggestions for improvements to Shepherdsville’s park?

Do you pay attention to the tax rates set by local government agencies?

Do you plan to vote in the Nov. 6 election?

How important is the memory of 9/11 in your life today?