The McCracken County Fiscal Court did as expected Monday night by unanimously approving an unpopular but likely necessary tax increase to stabilize a budget on life support.

A new tool is available that will make it easier for Kentuckians to become registered organ donors and has the potential to save many more lives through the gift of organ donation.

A Medal of Honor recipient. A prominent official in the Reagan administration. A social activist who marched with Dr. Martin Luther King and Mahatma Gandhi.

Small steps in the right direction on the nation's opioid crisis have helped life expectancy improve slightly for the first time in nearly three decades.

It's a regrettable fact that our community's leaders -- mimicking politicians most everywhere -- rarely give enough consideration to residents with limited or fixed incomes.

The threat of school shootings seems ever more present in recent years, especially after the situation hit close to home in 2018 with a shooting at Marshall County High School that left two students dead and 18 others injured.

Kentucky Revised Statute 424 outlines requirements of Kentucky's public notice laws. From information about municipality and public school budgets and taxation rates, public land transfers and zoning changes, contract bids for public projects, property foreclosures and takeover, and so much …