Does having Brad mean Dad stays?

Vaught’s Views

Having his son on the team could guarantee that Kentucky coach John Calipari will be at Kentucky the next four or five years. Or at least that is what Calipari recently told ESPN. Brad Calipari is a freshman walk-on at UK and is excited about the opportunity to be part of the program he has become so enamored with since […]


Low water at Bad Branch

Don’t expect Fitbits to help drop pounds

LONDON Wearing a fitness tracker may help you keep tabs on how many steps you take, but the devices themselves — even with the lure of a cash reward — probably won’t improve your health, according to the biggest study yet done on the trendy technology. Scientists say that although the activity trackers may boost the number of steps people […]

Cavs notch first win!

Jenkins receiver Brady Addington didn’t have a catch all night long against South Floyd in regulation. Addington hauled in a 15-yard pass from quarterback Darian Slone in overtime and then caught the conversion to help the Cavaliers to a 28-20 win over the South Floyd at Raider Stadium on Oct. 7. The victory snapped an 11-game losing streak for the […]

Speaking of Soaps

THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL — Wyatt wrestled with the pros and cons of knowing that Quinn is Eric’s Power of Attorney instead of Ridge. Steffy begged Wyatt to keep quiet about the lie Ridge has been telling Quinn. Eric was brought home so that he might regain his health in the comfort of his own room with the supervision […]

From Easy Art to a Sweet Treat

Spooky, silly or symbolic, carved pumpkins are an essential ingredient to any Halloween celebration. This year, scare up some special fun for your party with a wicked watermelon carving, instead – but don’t stop there. After crafting your watermelon into an artful mummy, take advantage of the healthy, immune-system supporting qualities of the lycopene leader among fresh produce. At 92 […]

Community calendar

October 14-15 — The Haymond Homecoming will be held at Skyview Park at Ramey’s Fork beginning at 4 p.m. Oct. 14. The homecoming will continue on Oct. 15 with a horseshoe and corn hole tourney, vehicle show, stump speaking and entertainment. For more information, call Jeanette Ladd at 855-7401. . October 15 — The Carcassonne Community Center will sponsor a […]

Struttin’ Time:

If it can go wrong it often will

Most of the time while on hunting trips, I can’t think of things going as crazy in my friends’ world as they do mine. But as I read of the things that they put up with, the funny things that happen to them, the sad things that happen to them, and what goes on in their hunt, I know some […]