| Nov 7, 2012
| 6:12 AM
WASHINGTON -- Republicans held on to their House majority in Tuesday's election, leaving Democrats well short of the net gain of 25 seats they needed to take control.
"The American people have once again given the House of Representatives to Republicans,...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 6:06 AM
A new political star was born during Tuesday’s elections in central Kentucky. His name is Heath Lovell.
Heath Lovell wasn’t on any ballot but he played a big role in Republican Andy Barr’s defeat of Democratic 6th District U.S. Rep. Ben...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 5:14 PM
FRANKFORT — After weeks of stop-and-start deliberations, the state legislature and Gov. Steve Beshear approved a congressional redistricting plan Friday that has angered some area leaders by moving several local counties into new districts.
| Feb 14, 2012
| 8:08 AM
PARKSVILLE — Howard Johnston had to fight a crowd to pay his water bill Monday morning at the Parksville Water District office. The fact that he was unaware of the struggles his water district has been facing since the system was damaged during...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 5:18 PM
Papa John's Pizza Signs on as Dantastic Sponsor
Papa John’s Pizza is joining forces with the Danville-Boyle County Community Arts Center to promote the arts in Boyle County’s fourth annual Dantastic Race.
The race is loosely based on TV&...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 7:09 AM
HARRODSBURG — During a tour of Mercer County’s Public Library on Tuesday, Congressman Ben Chandler was impressed when library director Robin Ison told him the facility, which was recently expanded, brings in around 400 patrons a day.
| Mar 31, 2011
| 11:55 AM
Lincoln County PVA David Gambrel introduced U.S. Representative Ben Chandler at the Lincoln County Fiscal Court meeting Monday morning, but before he did, he spoke of an issue that is of interest to both Republicans and Democrats, the results of the...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 7:29 AM
LANCASTER — Lancaster celebrated its investment in the resource on top of everyone's mind in Wednesday's heat — water.
A ribbon cutting at city hall marked the completion of the last phase of a water system improvement project that replaced...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 11:24 AM
Ronald Reagan observed what history teaches: “The nearest thing to eternal life we will ever see on this earth is a government program.”
Therefore, we must fight hardest when do-gooders first raise the spectacle of saddling us with one of...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 8:01 AM
U.S. Rep. Ben Chandler made sure his itinerary during his swing Wednesday through Boyle County included one of the smaller airports in his district.
Chandler, who represents Kentucky’s 6th Congressional District, was at the Danville-Boyle County...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 12:10 PM
Eleven years after the nation’s collective attention was drawn to Centre College for a vice-presidential debate, the school learned Monday it has snagged the coveted hosting gig a second time.
“I’m here to tell you the debate is in...