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A horse is a horse, of course

By Leslie Moore

They say those big nostrils can sense the fear in you. Given my fluttery disposition and general wariness of any animal that I have to look up to, I've always kept my distance from horses.

But take a drive around Taylor County and you are sure to see several breeds and colors of horses living here. Local horse enthusiasts take great pride in their horses' training, bloodlines that go back several decades or more and even the distinctive coloring that sets each one apart.   


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Be careful raising minimum wage

By Moreland Jeff

Everybody wants to make more money, and people making minimum wage are certainly at the top of that list.

Some Democrats in the Kentucky legislature are also looking to help those in the Bluegrass state making minimum wage receive a pay raise, and they hope to see it climb from the current rate of $7.25 per hour to $10.10 per hour over a three-year period.

It's easy to say that the minimum wage should go up (it hasn't increased since 2009), but it's another thing to look at what it will do to those who make more than minimum wage.


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Starting over for 2014

By Calen McKinney

 


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A controversy that's hard to duck

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When "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson expressed his views on a variety of topics that included statements regarding homosexuality, executives of the A&E network acted surprised. It was as if they had no idea that Robertson felt the way he did.

A&E would like us to believe that Robertson's views were not representative of the network nor the "Duck Dynasty" show.


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Christmas memories

By Calen McKinney

 


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Let them be little

By Leslie Moore

 


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Obamacare's strain on Medicaid

 


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Libraries are a gift to us all

 


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The threat of eminent domain

By David Whitlock

 


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No shame in tears

By David Whitlock

This particular emergency room is all too familiar to me. I know the room numbers and their location almost by memory now, having been called upon to pray here more times than I care to recall.

But every situation is a bit different; this one caught me by the throat.

I had known Colin since he was a pup, baptized him, watched him grow to young adulthood, and prayed over him when he left home on the way to fulfilling his dream of a military career.


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