Highland Heights, KY – It's been esimtated more than 13-million people now play Fantasy Football--picking players and tracking stats for their imaginary teams throughout the season. Pete Rightmire joined a Fantasy Football League this year. He says with what he's learned he cna predict the outcome of the Super Bowl this Sunday.
Pete Rightmire is a freelance writer living in Edgewood, Kentucky.
Frankfort, KY – Kentucky Governor Ernie Fletcher is trying to sound optimistic as he prepares to deliver his budget address tonight to a joint session of the Kentucky General assembly. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports from Frankfort:
Highland Heights, KY – In America, everybody has the right to march in protest for or against his or her favorite issue. But Martin Giesbrecht suggests those who protest against globalization need to take a reality check:
Martin Giesbrecht is professor emeritus of economics at Northern Kentucky University.
Silver Grove, KY – Five years ago this week, the La Farge company announced it would be building a drywall production plant in the small Campbell County River town of Silver Grove. For many this largest employer in town has brought nothing but good news and big dollars to the city. But there are still a few people who wish the French company had gone elsewhere. WNKU's Jay Hanselman Reports
Our Story on the La Farge Anniversary was a collaborative effort with the Kentucky Post. To read the Paper's story about the Silver Grove Plant, visit KYPOST.COM.
Highland Heights – With the Chinese New Year celebration this week. We begin the year of the monkey. Having just lived through the year of the ram. Commentator Jeffrey Williams thinks last year might have just as well been dubbed the year of the hypocrite:
Jeffrey Williams is a history professor at Northern Kentucky University.
Cincinnati, OH – On Friday the Gannett Company announced it would not renew a joint operating agreement with the Post which expires at the end of 2007. WNKU's Maryanne Zeleznik asked Post Editor Mike Philipps if this came as a surprise:
Highland Heights, KY – Thanks to fluoride, electric toothbrushes and other advances in dental technology, most of us can look forward to keeping our teeth through our entire lives. While Pete Rightmire realizes good dental hygiene is critical to a happy life, he's noticed lately, we're expected to do more than just keep our teeth strong and healthy.
Pete Rightmire is a freelance writer living in Edgewood, Kentucky