Today's Opinions

  • Use this day as intended

    ISSUE: Giving thanks on Thanksgiving
    OUR VIEW: Take time to count your blessings

    It’s Thanksgiving Day 2014: Time for turkey and football, right?

  • Be safeguarded on your shopping spree

    TOPIC: Holiday shopping
    OUR VIEW: Have a plan and protect yourself

    Maybe your holiday shopping started in the wee hours of this morning. Or maybe you will try and avoid the crunch, let the turkey and dressing continue to settle and hit the stores and the sales later today.

  • Nov. 25, 2014: Our readers write

    Offering thanks for support

    During this season of Thanksgiving, the Youth Theatre of Hardin County would like to thank the Hardin County community for the continued support we receive. Our 43-year history of being the oldest Kentucky Youth Theatre program is only possible with the encouragement and support that we receive from our many patrons.

  • Three who excel at what they do

    As this week’s celebration of thankfulness approaches, here are added accolades for three local residents who recently have been set apart for praise because of their talents and contributions.

    KATE BATEMAN. Hanging decorations is one of many traditions that seem to fill us with the Christmas spirit.

  • Offering a toast to Boundary Oak

    ISSUE: Craft distillery set to begin bourbon line
    OUR VIEW: Goodin family is making an impact

    Armed with a federal permit that’s barely a year old, Brent Goodin and his family are making alcohol and history at their craft distillery on Battle Training Road.

  • Try a child's prayer this Thanksgiving

    With a holiday focused on thankfulness this week, thoughts of faith and family leap to mind.

    To be perfectly honest, my faith is not what it could be, not what it should be and even not what it once was. The issues are not doubts or concerns about biblical teachings, but the result of wrestling with personal shortcomings and failings that get in the way.

  • Super PACs clog process

    ISSUE: Independent groups invest in candidates
    OUR VIEW: Campaign finance reform is needed

  • Unique day in sports at EHS

    TOPIC: Division I student-athletes
    OUR VIEW: Students, EHS have reason to be proud