Democrats were handed several high-profile defeats in the 2015 U.S. off-year elections. But not all the news was bad.
Adam is in his final year at Memorial University and must now move to one with a school of medicine. Encouraged by his professors he applies for scholarships at several major universities throughout Canada.
Natural Bridge State Park, in Kentucky, offers hikers and outdoor enthusiasts a scenic place of wonders.
Although it often looks as if the country is immersed in insanity, such as when Christians are told they must violate their religious beliefs in order to avoid hurting someone's feelings, something happens to prove all hope is not lost. Recently, a Kentucky trial court judge ruled tha...
Rand Paul has thrown his hat into the ring of what is expected to be a crowded Republican field of candidates contesting for the GOP presidential nomination. But can someone with libertarian roots win enough delegates to secure the Republican Party nomination?
High profile real estate and business sites like Zillow and Forbes claim that haunted homes nationwide have been grabbing the attention of prospective buyers rather than scaring them off. In fact, sixty-two percent of home buyers say they are open to buying a haunted home, and 35 perc...
The tavern has been established as the most haunted night club in the United States, and claims from patrons that they have had spirits enter their bodies while in the club only adds to the proof that this place is in fact haunted. Fifty paranormal investigators and a three-day parano...
According to the Tennessee tourism guide, Loretta's haunted plantation mansion is the seventh largest attraction in the state of Tennessee due largely to the haunted mansion, trail rides, recording studio, cemetery, museums, lodging, and other fun attractions. The ranch is built entir...
The lead in cigarettes is radioactive. It has a “half-life” of 20 years. This means it continues to be radioactive for a long time. So, if you stop smoking, the risk of cancer continues. On the facing page, there is a photograph of cancer cells.
This story is about Southern Kentucky, where the rules are sometimes made up on the fly. Mark Casey has been arrested for crimes he did not commit. Now the battle begins between Mark and the good ‘ol boys of Kentucky.
A long-standing tradition of the Kentucky Derby Day is hats! Hats and bonnetts abound on every well-groomed lady who attends this race.
Are you tired of the same butter and cream loaded stuff found in Indian restaurants? Here is Dakshin! An Indian restaurant with a difference for Kentuckians.
How much do you know about the American Final Four men's college basketball tournament? Take this trivia quiz and find out. The answers were accurate as of 2011.
A person’s life will be more meaningful only if he has a goal in life.
So far we've dealt with some of the politicians, prostitutes and police officers that are involved in Lexington's sex trafficking industry. I ran for city council in 2010 to bring attention to the corruption and government ties to the human trafficking industry. My campaign wound up ...
A few days after my most recent article, Politicians, prostitutes, priest and pedophiles: The Lexington Connection was published on Examiner.com it was referenced on another news site. A reader on that site pointed out an interesting fact. Googling Deborah Wardlaw only pulls up the ar...
Have you seen me? That is the question posed by the missing children ads on milk cartons and on the walls of the post office. Have you ever stopped, read one of those ads and wondered, "What happened to this child?" We know that some are taken by non-custodial parents and others by cr...
Kentucky becomes the latest state to reign in corrections costs by enacting sentencing reforms. Not to be outdone, a Texas county has gotten creative with drug sentencing in the case of Willie Nelson.
Background We all go through life with fixed ideas, notions, values, interpretations and formulated opinions, which color and distort every inch of our lives. We are unaware of it. Charlie Braxton McRoy exposes
Background Charlie Braxton McRoy has learned the meaning of having one true friend while on his long arduous journey. Norville Trueblood filled the spot unconventionally in full radical attire.
Background Charlie McRoy has traveled a long way to end up on the back of an alligator, whose name is Norville Trueblood.What a strange way to learn,” You can have anything you want when you no longer want it."
Background Charlie Braxton McRoy finds his way out of the madhouse of mirrored halls in the clown village of galactic scientists. But where is he, now? Is he any better off? If the clowns were really truly scientists, what does that have to do with him?
Background Charlie McRoy, almost 14, has aged tremendously in the last 24 hours. No knowing which way is up! Thrust in a world of hidden repressed desire, his mind has either
It was a cold, overcast and rainy day in Lexington, Kentucky for the MoveOn.Org "Defend the Dream" rally. I couldn't help but thinking that it matched the mood of America and the World right now.
Background We've all been through those times when we run into problems that seem to grow in dimension and perplexity. Never do we stop to think the anxieties arise from within. Charlie McRoy faces a turbulent storm of his many-sided selves without resolve.