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Closures scheduled for KY 779 on Monday, KY 628 on Tuesday in Whitley County

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists that closures are scheduled for Monday, Sept. 21, on KY 779 and Tuesday, Sept. 22, on KY 628 in Whitley County to allow crews to replace cross drains. Work schedule is listed below: KY 779 will be closed at milepoint...
Posted On 19 Sep 2020
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OpEd: Mobs have become exactly what they claim to hate

(OpEd by Kelley Paul, wife of U.S. Senator Rand Paul) That night in DC a few weeks ago felt like being in a terrifying dystopian novel. The mob swarmed us in a tight circle, screaming expletives, threats and shouting “say her name”. We had rushed  up to two police officers and I...
Posted On 19 Sep 2020
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OpEd: What good is political power if it’s not used for good policy?

(OpEd by Jim Waters, who is president and CEO of the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions, Kentucky’s free-market think tank.) North Carolina’s Republican-dominated legislature and Democratic governor got together recently, played some good old-fashioned politics and...
Posted On 19 Sep 2020

UC students help mulch Whitley County Courthouse

About one dozen University of the Cumberlands students turned out at the Whitley County Courthouse on Sept. 11 to help mulch around the outside of the facility as part of a community service effort.  
Posted On 19 Sep 2020

Historically Speaking: Historical Policing

(OpEd by Dr. James Finck, who is an Associate Professor of History at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma in Chickasha. He is Chair of the Oklahoma Civil War Symposium. Follow Historically Speaking at www.Historicallyspeaking.blog.) One question I like to ask my...
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