The 2008 Kentucky legislative session is halfway over and so far, the House and Senate have passed far fewer bills than at this point in recent 60 days sessions.
Dental caries, a cause of tooth decay and cavities, is the most prevalent infectious disease among American Children, and it’s something experts say can easily be cured by brushing and visiting a dentist. For kids in Kentucky, though, getting to the dentist can be a challenge.
“This is another terrible day. The water is still rising and we hear distress cries everywhere… It is so bad outside. Electricity is gone. No lights or radio.” So reads the diary of a Brandenburg, Kentucky woman on January 22, 1937. The Ohio River flood of 1937 left 385 people dead and about a million… Continue reading Remembering the 1937 Flood