en Use this day as intended <p> <strong>ISSUE:</strong> Giving thanks on Thanksgiving<br /> <strong>OUR VIEW:</strong> Take time to count your blessings</p> <p> It&rsquo;s Thanksgiving Day 2014: Time for turkey and football, right?</p> Work Ready is important tool <p> <strong>ISSUE: </strong>Becoming a Work Ready community<strong><br /> OUR VIEW: </strong>It sends the correct message</p> Nov. 26, 2014: Our readers write <p> <strong>Board member answers critic</strong></p> Three who excel at what they do <p> As this week&rsquo;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.</p> <p> <strong>KATE BATEMAN.</strong> Hanging decorations is one of many traditions that seem to fill us with the Christmas spirit.</p> Offering a toast to Boundary Oak <p> <strong>ISSUE:</strong> Craft distillery set to begin bourbon line<br /> <strong>OUR VIEW:</strong> Goodin family is making an impact</p> <p> Armed with a federal permit that&rsquo;s barely a year old, Brent Goodin and his family are making alcohol and history at their craft distillery on Battle Training Road.</p> Try a child's prayer this Thanksgiving <p> With a holiday focused on thankfulness this week, thoughts of faith and family leap to mind.</p> <p> 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.</p> Nov. 25: Our readers write <p> <strong>Offering thanks for support</strong></p> <p> 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.</p> Super PACs clog process <p> <strong>ISSUE:</strong> Independent groups invest in candidates<br /> <strong>OUR VIEW:</strong> Campaign finance reform is needed</p>