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Senators should support summer feeding programs

For the 1 in 5 kids who may face hunger today in Kentucky, summer is usually the hungriest time of year. This summer, however, may ... Read more

5 days ago by Letters to the Editor.

‘Don’t put off until tomorrow what you can do today’

June is Men’s Health Awareness Month BY DAN MCKAY Ephraim McDowell Health President & CEO We’ve all heard the age-old saying, “women tend to live ... Read more

1 week ago by Special to The Advocate-Messenger.

Recalling Saturday matinees decades ago

BY SHERRON WESTERFIELD Community columnist I recall downtown Lexington from my childhood when I was permitted to ride a bus alone from our home on ... Read more

1 week ago by Special to The Advocate-Messenger.

City-controlled internet would not be good for county residents

In response to a recent op-ed on broadband internet access, I am making the following comments. Yes fiber has been deployed along water pipes successfully. ... Read more

1 week ago by Letters to the Editor.

Porters say tax letter contains untruths

Senator Daniel Patrick Monahan once said that “You are entitled to your own opinion but you are not entitled to your own facts.” With this ... Read more

1 week ago by Letters to the Editor.

Motorcyclists appeal: Clear grass clippings when mowing

With spring now turning to summer, frequent mowing often means that grass clippings end up on roadways throughout Boyle County. In our roles as magistrates ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Letters to the Editor.

Avoiding financial abuse

BY DON SPENCER Kentucky Baptist Convention Becoming a victim of financial abuse can happen too easily. The effects of aging make this even more of ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Special to The Advocate-Messenger.

Could you handle it?

Again this year we will read of incredible loss and sorrow caused by those who stupidly decide to drink and then drive. They’ve heard all ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Special to The Advocate-Messenger.

Democrats just want to raise taxes, give more handouts

Has anyone ever asked those who make over $400,000 whether they want their wealth redistributed, i.e., by overtaxing their paychecks, so luxuries can be given ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Letters to the Editor.

Sunrise trying to serve state, seeking religious freedom

Kentucky Today As negotiations between the Cabinet for Health and Family Services and Sunrise Children’s Services continue, there are two important factors to keep in ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Kentucky Today.

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