November 1, 2017 RSS feed / News

Living longer has benefits with grandchildren and grandparents

One of the many benefits of living longer is grandparents get to see their grandchildren become adults. More...

County tax bills out soon, can be paid via Internet

Letcher County residents will be able to pay their property tax bill online this year for the first time. But they might have to wait a week. More...

Gov. Bevin’s pension plan leaves teachers shaken up

A state pension shakeup advocated by Gov. Matt Bevin has teachers and school districts shaken up about what it will do to them and to students.  More...

Just wanted to talk to the Pentagon

When I was assigned to the Pentagon and was in charge of the largest communication center in the world, one of my first calls was from my old boss in Germany. He said he just wanted to tell everyone he had just talked to the Pentagon.  More...

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Three Harlan Co. coal towns may merge to survive

BENHAM Three small cities in eastern Kentucky are feeling their way toward a possible historic merger as they try to cope with aging infrastructure, scant tax bases and revenue lost because of the sharp downturn in the coal industry. More...