Kristy Robinson Horine

Frontier Nursing University prepares to move into a new home but continues the same mission of mercy Read more



Debbie Horne sat in the rocking chair, a book in her hand. “Today, boys and girls, we’re going to read a story about fish!” Tiny tots squiggled on their rectangular carpet mats. Read more

Jan 4, 2019 12:31 PM A Kentuckian in Paris

A Burlington church’s four-day event gives visitors a slow-paced, intimate holiday experience. Read more

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Andrea Rankovic

Teresa’s Restaurant in Bowling Green puts the “giving” in Thanksgiving Read more


Going North – A Creative Memory Because October Seems to Do That

My family sometimes calls him The Colonel, partly because of the Army, and partly because, back then, men were harder on their boys. With five to raise, I imagine orderliness was paramount. But he isn’t hard on me — the first granddaughter. Read more

Oct 19, 2018 12:45 PM A Kentuckian in Paris

Just Keep Swinging

Life — like baseball and calving season — takes time, and there is something to be said about waiting and working and giving. Read more

Aug 24, 2018 2:29 PM A Kentuckian in Paris

The Summer Smell

Tomato is the smell of my red (and my hands). From the vine on the breath of the coon who stole them from my patch of ground. Read more

Aug 10, 2018 9:20 PM A Kentuckian in Paris

Mountains and Molehills—Shovel, Please

One Tuesday last year, between Christmas and Jan. 1, I called my health insurance company to check on a claim status. Wendy took my call, answered my questions and suggested a solution. Read more

Jul 20, 2018 4:30 PM A Kentuckian in Paris

Bullfrog, Speak!

Right along dusk not too long ago, we walked to the pond on the farm where I grew up. Sadie, at 4 years old, wore her galoshes and galloped ahead of us down the gravel drive... Read more

Jun 26, 2018 12:47 PM A Kentuckian in Paris

In Medias Res

I wrote the introduction to this blog several years ago. I had been freelancing with Kentucky Monthly for over a year and they just kept letting me write about the cool and interesting Kentucky people and events that I discovered... Read more

Jun 8, 2018 2:11 PM A Kentuckian in Paris

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Doug Jackson

Authors Liz Curtis Higgs and Bill Higgs meld their differing personalities into a Christian version of yin and yang Read more



David Toczko

John McGinnis: A Fisher of Men Read more


UofL med students run to honor kids in the race of their lives Read more


Were quilts with coded symbols used to guide slaves to freedom through the Underground Railroad? Read more


In the early 20th century, Katherine Pettit and May Stone began educational and community assistance programs in eastern Kentucky that have had a lasting impact. Read more


Kentucky farriers forge science and art in caring for horses’ hooves Read more


Members of Trikes for Tikes volunteer their time to give new life to old bicycles and tricycles. Read more


The Commonwealth honors its soldiers with The Kentucky Veterans of the Year Program. Read more


The Children’s Reading Foundation of Appalachia helps Kentucky families give their preschoolers a literacy leg up. Read more


On Friday, May 15, 2015, folks from around the state will converge at Keeneland for the 35th Annual Taste of the Bluegrass, benefiting God’s Pantry Food Bank, headquartered in Lexington. Read more

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