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Today's Opinions

  • Inaugural Triathlon is finally here!

     

    It’s finally here!

    Grant County’s first triathlon is this weekend and I’m getting fired up for it!

    It’s been nearly two years in the planning stages and the time has come when 250 athletes, some of them Olympic athletes, will be swimming, biking and running through Grant County on Saturday, July 21.

    The planning has been going on for months

  • Pepper blight returns

     

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  • Encouraged by county filled with people willing to serve

     

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    By the end of this summer alone, nearly 100 Grant Countians will have stepped out of an airplane to enter a faraway, and very different place.  

  • Experiencing Jesus with skin on

     

  • Fireflies light up the night for love

     

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  • Don’t be afraid of the darkness, there is help

     

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  • Public charter schools: An additional tool for improving public education

     

    From reading the newspaper, Kentucky parents might conclude that public charter schools are central to everything the Kentucky Department of Education has done over the last two months, and that charter schools are central to everything I, as interim commissioner of education, hope to accomplish for kids. That conclusion would be false.

  • Toads are an indicator species

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    arlier this season, as we worked on prepping and planting, we were curious about all the small holes we saw in the ground around the vegetable garden.  

    Then it occurred to me one day when I saw several toads about that these were toad holes!