As county commissioner, I have prided myself on being a strong advocate of our local farmers because I know the importance they serve in our economy and in our communities. That's why I am as equally proud to offer my fullest support for the re-election campaign of Agriculture Commissioner R…

One of the more contentious issues in the "lakes area" is the proliferation of "short term vacation rentals," advertised via VRBO, AIR B&B or other methods.

If you're reading this, you probably voted in the last election, and you'll probably vote in the next one, too. Readers of community newspapers are significantly more likely to vote than non-readers, according to the newest annual readership survey from the National Newspaper Association.

An estimated 119,000 kids under the age of 18 in Kentucky today will ultimately die prematurely from tobacco use. This estimate may actually be low given that we are now in the middle of a youth tobacco epidemic, driven largely by the increase in e-cigarette use. More than one in four Kentuc…

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