Hemp planted in Kentucky following dispute with feds

June 4, 2014

By BRUCE SCHREINER LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) –  Hemp has turned legitimate in Kentucky, where researchers are starting to plant test plots that will help gauge the economic potency of the non-intoxicating plant banned for decades due to its family ties to marijuana. As part of the comeback, University of Kentucky agronomy researchers planted a...

Read more »

HCTC grads include Knott students

June 4, 2014

Hazard Community and Technical College honored a total of 646 students for receiving 1,409 credentials during Commencement exercises held Saturday, May 10, in the John Combs Arena of Perry County Central High School. Those students honored from Knott County are: Susan Nichole Adams of Sassafras, Lakeisha Mashae Jacobs Alich of Pippa Passes, Jordan Arlie...

Read more »

Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello

June 4, 2014
Monticello (Photo by Jordan Thomas Hall)

By Jordan Thomas Hall The beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia was the center of my travel this month. One of the largest antique shows in this part of the country was being held there with excellent offerings. Also in the Valley is Thomas Jefferson’s home, Monticello. Touring the masterpiece I was able to learn...

Read more »

Charles Ramsey, an American hero

June 4, 2014

By Rick Hall I’m sure many of you have heard of the name, Charles Ramsey, and those who have may not know exactly who he is.  I confess that I knew who he was, but I did not know his name until just recently.  He is the man that rescued the girls that had...

Read more »

June 4, 2014

Share
Facebook