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Entries Tagged as 'Flashback'

Looking Back At Powell’s Time In Union County

August 29th, 2014 · No Comments

For anyone who doubted Joshua Powell left a cushy job as Union County Schools superintendent to become superintendent of Montgomery County Schools for any reason other than to save face? Here’s your proof. First flash back to review his contract in Montgomery County. Now look at the contract he had in Union County, which we [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Education · Flashback · Investigation · Joshua Powell

Morgan County Can Finally Take A Deep Breath

August 28th, 2014 · 1 Comment

U.S. Attorney Kerry B. Harvey said the people of Morgan County deserved better than repeated acts of betrayal by the person they trusted to head county government. “This was not a one-time lapse in judgment. Mr. Conley essentially transformed the public office he held to a criminal enterprise in order to serve his own purposes,” [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Congress · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Flashback · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Taxes

Proof Powell Used Intimidation Tactics With Dusso

August 28th, 2014 · 4 Comments

We told you long ago about Jim Dusso — the man Montgomery County Schools superintendent Joshua Powell fired because he refused to illegally retaliate against Kelly Wallace. If you’re unfamiliar, catch up: Montgomery Co. Has Yet Another Big Problem [March 3, 2014] In Wake Of The Latest Montgomery Co. Scandal… [March 4, 2014] Montgomery Co [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Education · Flashback · Investigation · Joshua Powell · Wasted Money

A Shame Our Candidates Aren’t Truthful On Coal

August 28th, 2014 · No Comments

Despite reports last week that dozens of wild horses had been shot to death in Harlan County, state police say only one horse was found dead, and they do not know how it died. [H-L] Scientists have found a strange structure resembling a microbial cell inside a Martian meteorite, but they’re not claiming that it’s [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Greg Fischer · Investigation · Kentucky Business · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Senate

Tom Shelton Can’t Catch A Break These Days

August 27th, 2014 · No Comments

In the face of concerns from custodial staff, Fayette County Superintendent Tom Shelton has dropped a proposal for a pilot program to outsource some janitorial ser vices at the district’s Central Office. [H-L] Global warming is here, human-caused and probably already dangerous — and it’s increasingly likely that the heating trend could be irreversible, a [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Environment · Flashback · Gambling · Iraq · Military · Mitch McConnell · Presidential Race · Taxes · The Gays

Flashback To A Year Ago On Health Care In KY

August 27th, 2014 · No Comments

This was happening a year ago on the health care front in Kentucky:

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Tags: Flashback · Health Care · Steve Beshear

When MoCo Ended Joshua Powell’s Free Ride

August 26th, 2014 · 3 Comments

The Montgomery County Board of Education meets in a regular session this evening at 6:30 P.M. at Camargo in Mt. Sterling. You may access a PDF of the evening’s agenda by clicking here — right-hand column under “Meetings”. So it only makes sense to look at some video highlights from the last meeting: It’s telling [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Education · Flashback · Investigation · Joshua Powell · Spotted · Wasted Money

Groob Still Trying To Exploit Women Everywhere

August 25th, 2014 · No Comments

Kathy Groob is still promoting herself and other women as public speakers: CLICK TO ENLARGE Registrant Name: Jeffrey Groob Registration Organization: November Strategies, LLC After being caught in a hotbed of racism, she started ratcheting that operation back up on Twitter, too. That’s some first class exploitation.

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Tags: Embarrassing · Flashback · Spotted

Hypocrisy, What’s It Mean? Rand Wants To Know

August 22nd, 2014 · 3 Comments

Kentucky State Rep. Terry Mills said Friday that his family takes “some satisfaction” that 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after his granddaughter and another child opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death. [H-L] Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said in an interview published Thursday that he supports legislation ending the president’s program [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Environment · Flashback · Immigration · Rand Paul · RPK · Steve Beshear · The Gays

Poop Smell On Penile Road (No Joke, Serious)

August 21st, 2014 · No Comments

There’s still hundreds of millions being flushed down the toilet each year, so this is a paltry sum. Kentucky Retirement Systems will get $23 million from Bank of America’s $16.65 billion national settlement with the federal government over accusations that the bank improperly dumped “toxic” mortgage-backed securities on the market, helping fuel the economic recession [...]

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