April 18, 2014

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Amish Cook shares recipe of apple pie pudding cake

By Lovina Eicher

3:15 a.m., time to start another day. I pack my husband Joe’s lunch while he gets ready for work.

3:50 a.m., Joe left for work. It is raining outside.

Super Easy Weeknight Dinner Idea, Foil Envelope Fish
BBB warns: Beware March Madness scams!
“Glimpses of Politics”

Those who are seeking public office are now making final appeals at trying to win votes and influence people. I once believed that politics only affected a few people, but I have come to discover that politics touch the lives of everyone.

A tribute to James Herald


James sat on the back left hand pew in Eastside Church of Christ next to the window. Always, he and family were early to service. And those who entered to sit on that side of the church frequently shook his hand and paused for some small talk before moving onto their selected pews. James and wife, Elizabeth, and family usually occupied the entire back pew.

Legislative perspective on Kentucky General Assembly

After weeks of close study, the Kentucky House put its support behind a far-reaching two-year budget proposal on Thursday that would boost funding for schools, authorize a significant amount of construction on our postsecondary campuses and preserve critical services for some of our most vulnerable citizens.

Congressman Thomas Massie introduces Social Security bill
Response to citizen’s concerns about Council’s decision
PC Fiscal Court meeting agenda Print E-mail

Pendleton County Fiscal Court meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m., March 25, 2014.

Tentative agenda will go as follows: Call to order, prayer, pledge, approval of agenda, approval of minutes, approval of treasure's report, introduction to candidates running for public office, resolution authorizing the judge to sign and execute document related to FEMA Northern Pendleton Generator Grant, resolution authorizing judge to sign and execute document related to FEMA EOC Safe Room Grant, second reading of  ordinance creating smoke free county buildings, Bill Mitchell's annual report, award blacktop bid for 2014 blacktop season, presentation of 2014-15 County Jail budget, discuss school system donation of school bus to Pendleton County Emergency Management, transfers, pay bills, closing remarks by Judge Bertram/magistrates and adjourn.

Senator. Katie Stine reviews Kentucky congressional week

This past week the Senate passed Senate Bill 221 that will give the speaker of the House and the president of the Senate standing to intervene in judicial proceedings when the constitutionality of any Kentucky statute or constitutional provision is challenged in court. Recently, Attorney General Jack Conway refused to defend the Kentucky constitutional provision that says that marriage is the union of one man and one woman. This bill will assure that the Senate president and House speaker can go to court to defend our laws when other constitutional officers fail to do so.