2017-01-11

Bible trivia



1. Is the book of Lamentations in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. From Romans 11, which tribe did Paul describe himself as a member of? Benjamin, Rome, Barnabus, Tarsus 3. In which “Garden of” did Adam and Eve live? Everest, Eden, Heaven, Paradise 4. From the Bible, what was Adam made of or from? Eve’s rib, Earth’s […]

A Starting Lineup



Rules may vary from one event to the next, but whether your favorite team kicks it, runs it or dunks it, sports fans and food always provide a winning combo. Gather your friends for the next big game with a menu that gets everyone revved up for a win. A lineup filled with starters is just the ticket for a […]

Salome’s Stars



Your 7-day horoscope for week of January 16 ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Your batteries should be fully recharged by now, making you more than eager to get back into the swing of things full time. Try to stay focused so that you don’t dissipate your energies. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) You’re eager to charge straight ahead […]

Rep. Angie Hatton details her first week in Frankfort




Whew! What a first week! I was sworn in as your state representative on Tuesday, January 5, 2017, and by the very next day I was voting in committee on some of the most radical legislation in this state’s history. It didn’t stop there. Through a series of emergency bills — enacted at a breakneck speed, with the Kentucky General […]

Warm up winter



Chicken pie is one of the first dishes I successfully made as a newlywed. It has become one of my favorite comfort-food recipes. Savory pies date back to medieval times. Originally, the sole purpose of the double crust was to protect the ingredients from the metallic flavor of the pot. The crust wasn’t designed to be eaten and was discarded […]

2017-01-11 E-Edition

Political Cartoon



New advice on peanut allergies in infants explained by experts




WASHINGTON New parents, get ready to feed your babies peanut containing foods — starting young lowers their chances of becoming allergic. The National Institutes of Health has issued new guidelines saying most babies should regularly eat those foods starting around 6 months of age, some as early as 4 months. It’s a major shift in dietary advice for a country […]

Obama’s next role?



WASHINGTON Will Donald Trump deprive President Obama of what we have come to think of as a normal post presidency, the relatively serene life of reflection, writing, philanthropy and high-minded speeches to friendly audiences? In recent decades, we have become accustomed to the idea of ex-presidents who leave political combat behind. They might occasionally speak out on behalf of their […]

Is medication risk worth the benefit?



DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a 76-year-old woman with diabetes. My body, as I have been told, is bad with arthritis, for which I have been prescribed Celebrex. I have been taking it for a few months now, and am definitely moving around with a lot less pain. I recently watched a program that devoted the entire hour to Celebrex. […]