Opinion

Letters to the Editor

Right to be irritated at Barr

It is true that Rep. Andy Barr got shouted down a lot during his town hall. These constituents are extremely frustrated by his representation. People waved green and red cards. He only had to look at the overflow crowd and see a sea of red cards indicating the displeasure of his constituents.

Letters to the Editor

Tired of ‘one and done’

Congrats to THE University of North Carolina Tarheels on their NCAA win. I noticed the upperclassmen on the team and their determination to come back and “finish the job” after falling short in 2016. Kudos to them.

Letters to the Editor

Animal research produces great benefits

The number of scientific breakthroughs discovered by working with animals in research is staggering. Great strides in the cureS for cancer, AIDS, multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer’s, heart disease, high blood pressure, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, catastrophic injury and other crippling and fatal diseases are being made.

Op-Ed

Teachers must speak up as Kentucky drafts education plan

I spent my first year out of college recruiting tutors for an after-school program, and while I loved it, I certainly didn’t expect it to direct me to my life calling. But the days I spent as an AmeriCorp Vista volunteer helped me understand the inequalities in our education system, bringing to life the challenges students from low-income communities face in and out of school, as well as the incredible drive and perseverance they exhibit in the face of adversity.

Videos

Keeneland Day in Review for April 27

A crowd of 10,171 took in the action on the second-to-last day of the Keeneland Spring Meet.
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Keeneland Day in Review for April 27 0:58

Keeneland Day in Review for April 27

Watch Mutazen win Thursday's Wild Air Purse at Keeneland 2:37

Watch Mutazen win Thursday's Wild Air Purse at Keeneland

The Summit at Fritz Farm officially opens, but many stores still 1:30

The Summit at Fritz Farm officially opens, but many stores still "coming soon"

Henry Clay's Taetum Crawford gets her geek on 1:54

Henry Clay's Taetum Crawford gets her geek on