Member Login | Contact Us | Call Us Today! 1-606-528-9767 | info@thenewsjournal.net
default-logo
Disability Professionals, LLC

Eating a little crow on the ‘Stivers Amendment’

Sometimes, you have to eat a little crow. I actually don’t mind to do so when I’m wrong. So here it is. Several weeks I blasted the addition of what is often called “The Stivers Amendment” to the Kentucky state budget. It’s the one that has a big impact on the outcome of the...

The night the vigilantes surrounded our house

You need to login to view this content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 10 May 2016
, By

Derby Day is amazing, and I’m lucky to have been there

Don Estep is Publisher Emeritus of the News Journal. Most every Kentuckian, when discussing the Kentucky Derby, who hasn’t attended has said, “I would like to go just one time to see what it is like.” I was in that category for many years until my boss, Terry Forcht, made it...

Tour bus potential for Corbin is very big

You need to login to view this content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 05 May 2016
, By

Prosecute it, or make it legal, one of the two

Trent Knuckles is publisher of The News Journal. One of the sillier things in life, I think, is when something is common knowledge, but everyone goes around acting as though they are oblivious. That’s the situation that came up this past week regarding an “investigation” by...

Tax fight budget bomb deserves to be vetoed

Trent Knuckles is publisher of The News Journal. Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers was slated to be one of the keynote speakers at the Lincoln Day Banquet in Corbin over the weekend. He was a no-show. No reason was given at the time. But now we know why. You need to login...

When I was fifteen

You need to login to view this content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 03 May 2016
, By

Carpenter Bees are good pollinators, but…

Carpenter Bees are good pollinators, but… Male and female carpenter bees are becoming active after spending winter in last year’s tunnels. These large yellow and black bees have shiny, bare abdomens in contrast to the ‘hairy’ ones of bumblebees. Female carpenter bees can sting if...
Posted On 27 Apr 2016
, By

Be an aware buyer

Be an aware buyer We have all heard the old saying, “If something is too good to be true, it probably is.” This saying continues to hold true for consumers who are constantly bombarded with products claiming to be cure-alls in areas ranging from germ protection to quick and...
Posted On 27 Apr 2016
, By

Memories of another icon

You need to login to view this content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 27 Apr 2016
, By