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Entries Tagged as 'Flashback'

So Much For Obamacare Being The Scary Devil

September 19th, 2014 · No Comments

Fact-checkers find fault with several claims made in Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race. [Bluegrass Politics] The Obama administration on Thursday finally revealed how many people paid for Obamacare on the national and state health insurance exchanges: 7.3 million. [HuffPo] The U.S. Census Bureau reported this week that the nation’s poverty rate has declined slightly, which might [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Anne Northup · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Election 2015 · Embarrassing · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Journalism · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Poverty · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Senate · Stats · Youth

Why Joshua Powell Hauled Butt To Bowling Green

September 18th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Last month we revealed that Montgomery County Schools superintendent Joshua Powell was paid by the district to meet with his personal attorney in Bowling Green. That meeting took place on February 11. We’ve since discovered that Jim Dusso turned Powell in to the Education Professional Standards Board and the Office of Education Accountability on February [...]

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

What A Tangled Web That’s Been Woven In MoCo

September 17th, 2014 · 2 Comments

A few weeks back we mentioned that a Mt. Sterling banker was threatening the family of a woman suing Montgomery County Schools and superintendent Joshua Powell. Why on earth would he want to threaten them? Turns out, one of the banker’s colleagues is engaged to a member of Powell’s inner circle. A teacher within the [...]

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

Yes, Alison Has To Tell The Voters Who She Is

September 17th, 2014 · No Comments

We told you people a bazillion years ago that Alison Daddy’s Name Grimes was just pretending to be a gun gal. Well, whattya know? Allison Grimes tries to show Mitch McConnell how it’s done when it comes to guns (and therefore politics) in her new tv ad—but only ends up shooting herself in the foot. [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Congress · Corruption · Economy · Education · Election 2015 · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Health Care · Humor · Hypocrisy · Iraq · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Taxes

Montgomery Co. Title IX Scandal Worsens Again

September 16th, 2014 · 6 Comments

Remember all the stories we’ve run highlighting the Title IX scandal in Montgomery County Schools? A Look At Montgomery County’s Title IX Complaint [January 14] Montgomery County Title IX Wormhole Gets Bigger [January 15] Montgomery Co. Settled Its Title IX Investigation [January 27] School District & Paper Team Up For Deception [February 27] Sources Confirm [...]

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

Don’t Drink & Ride Your Lawnmower, Meemaws

September 16th, 2014 · No Comments

Police in Pulaski County recently worked two incidents in a week’s time involving alleged drunk drivers on riding lawn mowers, including one arrested after he ​drove to the drive-through window at a fast-food restaurant, according to the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office. [H-L] An astounding 72% percent of Americans say they are unhappy with Republicans in [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Congress · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Flashback · Health Care · Humor · Hypocrisy · KDP · Kentucky Tourism · Labor · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Rand Paul · Wiretapping

Poppy Mountain Begins This Week. You Going?

September 15th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Candy Barr is cleaning up with the big banks. Literally cleaning up. He pushes de-regulation, they shower him with cash. We were gonna say gold but that opened up the door to too many jokes. [H-L] Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday that the United States is “at war” with Islamic State militants, marking [...]

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Tags: Andy Barr · Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Environment · Flashback · Hypocrisy · Kentucky Tourism · Mainstream Mistake · Military · Rumor · Spotted · Takin yer guns!

Following Up On A Montgomery Co. Mini Scandal

September 15th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Remember when we uncovered a potential scandal at Montgomery County Schools involving the church of one of the school board members? At the time, superintendent Joshua Powell and his inner circle were being secretive about the whole arrangement and board member Kelly Murphy wasn’t talking about Freedom Church. What we wanted to know: if the [...]

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

One Reason Rand Paul Will Never Be President

September 12th, 2014 · No Comments

Let’s flash back to May 2010: And: This is still our collective reaction: MMM HMMM Yeah.

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Tags: Discrimination · Embarrassing · Flashback · Presidential Race · Rand Paul

Some Montgomery County Schools Friday Tidbits

September 12th, 2014 · 3 Comments

We hear through the grapevine that Montgomery County Schools superintendent Joshua Powell’s trial could start around January 12. It’s expected to last as long as nine (9!) days. Since Powell gets to decide whether or not it’s closed to the public, you can bet it will be closed to the public. But that doesn’t mean [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Flashback · Investigation · Joshua Powell · Rumor · Wasted Money