Karen Sizemore (“Woman fired after chasing shoplifter,” Oct. 11) helped me a number of times in the tool department over the last year or so and not only was sweet as she could be, but extremely helpful. She took as much time as I needed to find the right tool at the right price.
This week the Kentucky High School Athletic Association issued a new policy statement that following high school athletic events officials are to leave the area immediately and schools are strongly discouraged from allowing players to shake hands after the game. If a school chooses to allow players to shake, then the school is responsible for anything that might happen. This policy was issued as a response to a few incidents of uncivil, unsportsmanlike behavior.
Since Bill Bennett was elected to the Elizaabethtown City Council, Councilman Marty Fulkerson and two-time council race loser Arnold Myers have formed a tag team with one goal in mind: attack Bennett and attempt to discredit him publicly.
What would you call a government with a leader and representatives elected by people freely voting rather than having a king or queen? After this government is elected by the majority during freely held elections, what would you call the destructive and blocking actions against this freely elected government by a minority group who are disgruntled by the result of these freely held elections?
School board should learn from others What’s wrong with this picture?
Judge-Executive Harry Berry and the Hardin County Fiscal Court did not raise our property taxes. The mayors and city councils of Elizabethtown and Radcliff did not raise our property taxes.
On the other hand, the Hardin County and Elizabethtown Independent School boards did vote for and raised property taxes. Seeing as how approximately 70 percent or more of our property tax liability goes to the school districts, this is very disturbing to me.