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Harlan, Ky. (Jan. 22, 2021) — Kentucky State Police (KSP) Training Academy, along with the Governor’s Office and the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet, presented graduation diploma’s to forty-five new troopers. Of those, one new trooper is assigned to Post 10. These cadets have special signi…

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I am up earlier than usual this morning coffee in hand. The dawn of a new day is barely breaking yet the city traffic is moving. As I settled down on a garden bench breathing in the cool air my presence disturbs the ground squirrels morning routine they scurry away. The sky is beginning to l…

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The new year is sobering after enjoying a gluttonous holiday season. The January winter brings boredom and some irregular weather patterns. When the seasons change, I always feel like my appetite does too. Suddenly, I want warm, filling foods. I crave carbs, cheese, and heavy meals. Maybe th…

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Last week I introduced you to the Knox Historical Museum’s 2021 calendar.  I asked some questions about the information that appeared on the calendar.  The first one had to do with General U.S. Grant and his visit to Barbourville.  General Grant visited Barbourville on January 6, 1864. This …

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Ginger is a bold, aromatic flowering plant that originally came from Southeast Asia.  It’s one of the healthiest spices on earth. The root part of the plant is commonly used as a spice. It’s called ginger root or just ginger. Ginger can be used fresh, dried, powdered(ground), or as an oil or…