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So many want it to work. Many are excited, hopeful. Others want to be hopeful but feel like they've had hopes dashed in the past.
It was supposed to be different. When Kentucky started sending half of its coal severance taxes back to coal-mining counties, it was supposed to be used for economic development in anticipation of the days when coal would no longer dominate the coal-field economy.
Massie, a champion in the movement to legalize industrial hemp, submitted his candidacy papers to the secretary of state's office in Frankfort on Friday.
Either make a bold and dramatic change in leadership and direction to turn around the failing enterprise or close it.
I thought I would do a primer on the upcoming special elections in Kentucky to be held on December 10. By far the most important of the two is in HD-07, where Rep. John Arnold resigned.
Many are excited, hopeful. Others want to be hopeful but feel like they've had hopes dashed in the past.
A collapse in mining jobs in Minnesota's iron-ore region 30 years ago offers lessons for people hoping to revitalize Eastern Kentucky's economy after a historic drop in coal jobs, according to two presenters at a summit on the region's future.
Today's the deadline for members of Congress and Hill aides to sign up for coverage on the D.C. insurance exchange and - just like around the country - the process isn't perfect.
The debate over the Affordable Care Act can stay small, focusing on website failures and other short-term difficulties facing the law.
Dec. 08 -- LOUISVILLE -- Bonds that will be sold to help finance Kentucky's portion of the Ohio River Bridges Project were rated just above junk status.
Though election-year politics stand squarely in the way, Gov. Steve Beshear says he is still seeking to back a tax-reform bill that can make it through the 2014 General Assembly.
A contract craft bottler - such as Strong Spirits in Bards town, which bottles Temptation Bourbon, Redemption Rye and High Rye Bourbon, and many others - can help you "source" bourbon.
Barbara Church runs Oven Fork Mercantile in Letcher County. Her business dropped after a nearby mining operation closed.
Less than 50 miles from Lexington, the beauty and majesty of the Eastern Kentucky mountains start to come into focus along the Mountain Parkway.