August 6, 2014 RSS feed / Opinions

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The post office actually does make lots of money

One public service that people really like and count on is the post office — which literally delivers for us.   More...

Says mayor, city, Appalshop deserve thanks for helping bring concert to Whitesburg

To the Editor:  I would like to take this opportunity to express my gratitude to the City of Whitesburg and Mayor James Wiley Craft and Appalshop.  More...

Miners’ union takes on the EPA

Ken Ward Jr. is a reporter for the Charleston Gazette in Charleston, West Virginia and is one of Central Appalachia’s foremost authorities on the coal industry. This report appeared on Ward’s Internet blog, Coal Tattoo.   More...

Blue vs. blue doesn’t equal red

They are all Democrats, blue and blue. But like Republicans, they have opposing visions duking it out in the primaries.  One side sees urgency in reforming public-employee benefits now eating state and local budgets alive. More...