ISSUE: Politics and the Ring Road extension OUR VIEW: All state funding comes with politics
Describing Hardin County as one of the state’s most effective economic engines, Gov. Steve Beshear stood before barriers at the southern end of Ring Road and described his decision to accelerate funding to extend the road to Interstate 65.
ISSUE: Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. today OUR VIEW: Your opportunity has arrived
Today is an important day. As a registered voter, Election Day is the opportunity to exercise your right and obligation of making your voice heard regarding whom you wish to best represent your views and desires on multiple levels of government.
TOPIC: Bornlearning Academies OUR VIEW: Program a great first step in getting youngsters ready for school
A state report earlier this year measuring kindergarten readiness of youngsters sent up a red flag around Kentucky. It said about half of the children were considered not ready to start school based on testing.