Today's Opinions

  • An inexpensive get-away not too far away

    By Kim Buckler

    Did you know that Oldham County hosts thousands of traveling tourists each year? We entertain more than 10,000 tourists in just seven months of the year on our farm tours alone! That’s a lot of people who actually plan to visit Oldham County!

  • Letter to the Editor - June 22, 2017

    Crusade for Children a record-setting success

    The South Oldham Fire Department and Auxiliary turned in over $53,700 at the Crusade for Children telethon on Sunday, June 4.  The record-breaking total surpassed last year’s previously record-setting total of $49,000.

  • And we can prove it

    These days, news is everywhere. You can get what happened, a response to what happened, a response from the other side of the aisle, a counter-response to both of those responses and whatever else you want about what’s happening in Washington D.C.

  • Is your cup half full or overflowing?

    I never realized there could be so many answers to the question, “When you look at a cup do you see that it is half full or half empty?” 

  • Protecting Kentucky’s economy

    By Mitch McConnell

    For the past eight years, the people of Kentucky endured an economy that failed to live up to its potential. Kentuckians wanted growth, jobs and improved wages, but the Obama Administration responded with a highly regressive regulatory rampage that hurt the economy and empowered Washington bureaucrats.

  • Letter to the Editor - June 15, 2017

    Thank you to road department

    I would like to thank both the Oldham County and state road departments for being so prompt in responding to our needs in Goshen. 

  • Keep lifestyle inflation in mind

    By Zack Van Zant

    Many people feel like they aren’t making any progress financially. One of the biggest culprits that hinders a person’s ability to achieve financial success is lifestyle inflation. Lifestyle inflation is the process of increasing spending as income goes up.

  • How much does God want me to serve others?

    My friend, Betty, had suffered the loss of her beloved daughter and was in desperate search for something to help heal her broken heart. She spoke to her minister who suggested she volunteer to get her out of her house and help her to think about something else besides her grief.