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Back to school like never before

KENTUCKY TODAY The first day of school meets some with excitement and others with dread. As teachers, administrators, staff and students head back to school, ... Read more

6 days ago by Jeff Moreland.

Returning to the classroom has more questions than answers

BY ZAC OAKES zac@amnews.com   Like many of you, I’ve been curiously watching and reading as more information about what the return to school classrooms ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Get a COVID test – if not for you, then for someone you love

I’ve washed my hands a thousand times in recent weeks, and I hope you have, too. Hand sanitizer is something I’ve always used, but lately, ... Read more

1 month ago by Jeff Moreland.

Nurses need more than PPE

By RICH BLUNI, RN Across the U.S., coronavirus infection rates are surging, with no end in sight. If you’re a nurse, you may feel like ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Bad guys apparently don’t wear nice shoes

As editor of The Middlesboro News for just over three months, I’m still learning about the community. One of the best ways for an old ... Read more

2 months ago by Jeff Moreland.

Reader upset about appearance of McLin Cemetery in Rose Hill

I have always taken pride in the appearance of the McLin Cemetery in Rose Hill where my fam- ily members are buried. That pride has ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

The movement for black lives is a small-town movement, too

By KAREN DOLAN Director of the Criminalization of Race and Poverty Project at the Institute for Policy Studies Something’s happening — and not just in ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Community Health Centers and Rural Health Clinics: Your Key to Good Health

The COVID-19 pandemic has amplified the importance of healthcare providers, networks, and collaborations in our local communities. In particular, the Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

AHCA/NCAL Reacts to Distribution of Provider Relief Funds for Skilled Nursing Facilities

The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), representing more than 14,000 nursing homes and long term care facilities across the ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Extension News: Controlling Weeds and Soil Compaction in the Vegetable Garden

Jeremy N. Williams, University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service Home gardeners are now looking forward to that first ripe tomato or ear of corn picked ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

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