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Shelburne letter: There’s ‘no place for partisan politics’ in local county races

To the editor, It is an honor to seek the office of Nelson County Judge Executive. If elected it will be both an opportunity and a tremendous responsibility to be of service to the people of Nelson County. Together we can work to move Nelson County forward in a positive direction. There has been an […]

October 27th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Election News,Elections,Letters to the Editor,Opinion,Politics | Read More »

Letter: Shelburne ‘invested in the well being’ of Nelson County’s youths

Dear Editor, Nelson County is on the perfect path to flourish by providing opportunities for citizens of all ages, but our government has to be willing to explore those options so we can reap the benefits. We cannot accept the concept of “good enough” or “that is how it has always been done.” That’s why […]

October 26th, 2022 | Posted in Letters to the Editor,Opinion,Politics | Read More »

Letter: National issues do have their place when it comes to local elections

Letter to the editor: Family decides what vaccinations to give to their children. A family decides what their children learn about gender roles. A family decides how to protect themselves via the Second Amendment, and they elect an officer who upholds that and treats concerned citizens with respect. The election is right around the corner. […]

October 26th, 2022 | Posted in Letters to the Editor,Opinion | Read More »

Letter: Eric Shelburne is writer’s choice for next county judge executive

To the editor, My choice for Nelson County judge executive is Eric Shelburne. Just spend a little time with him and you’ll agree. He a good, hard-working individual who wants to make Nelson county a shining star. As a retired person, he will devote all his time to the voters of Nelson County. After all, […]

October 24th, 2022 | Posted in Election News,Elections,Letters to the Editor,News,Opinion,Politics | Read More »

Letter: Former corrections official endorses Justin Hall for county jailer

To the editor, My name is Kelly White, and I am the former deputy commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Corrections and have worked extensively in corrections for more than 20 years in Kentucky and many other states. I have been fortunate enough to work with some of the finest correctional staff members. And that […]

October 24th, 2022 | Posted in Election News,Elections,Letters to the Editor,Opinion,Politics | Read More »

Letter: Writer questions Shelburne’s personal attacks on candidate Hutchins

To the editor, I’ve had some time last night and this morning to contemplate this election.I know politics gets a little ugly and none of us are exempt from time to time. It is a passionate part of our lives. I’ve seen the ads Mr. Hutchins has put out. All of these things are political […]

October 24th, 2022 | Posted in Election News,Elections,Letters to the Editor,Opinion,Politics | Read More »

Letter: Supports Tim Hutchins for next Nelson County judge-executive

To the editor, Over these past weeks, the public and I have had the opportunity to observe and evaluate the perspectives/agendas of the various candidates running for Nelson County Judge-Executive. As many of you have witnessed, Tim Hutchins’ honest, hopeful, insight into our community’s needs, problems, and also his willingness to examine the issues and […]

October 20th, 2022 | Posted in Election News,Elections,Letters to the Editor,Opinion,Politics | Read More »

Letter: Republican candidates have a clear vision of Nelson County’s future

To the editor, Last week I read Nelson County Judge Executive Dean Watts’ public endorsement of the Democrat running to replace him. His comments reminded me of the yard signs in the 2nd District from the incumbent who is using the slogan “No Time For a Change.” Local Democrat leadership would like us to believe […]

October 18th, 2022 | Posted in Election News,Elections,Letters to the Editor,Opinion,Politics | Read More »

Letter: Writer supports Tim Hutchins for Nelson County judge-executive

To the editor, I support Tim Hutchins for the position of Nelson County Judge-Executive. Tim is a hard worker who listens to the citizens of Nelson County. I’ve known Tim most of my life and he is deeply involved in our local community. Tim will confront problems and solve them. I wish him well and […]

October 18th, 2022 | Posted in Election News,Elections,Letters to the Editor,News,Opinion,Politics | Read More »

Letter: Writer supports Tim Hutchins for Nelson County judge executive

To the editor, I have worked with Tim Hutchins for 15 years. It is evident by the success of Handy Food Mart that Tim’s business experience and expertise is unmatched. To be effective in any public office, networking is a must. Tim rarely meets a stranger in Nelson County, and his contacts throughout the state […]

October 14th, 2022 | Posted in Letters to the Editor,Opinion,Politics | Read More »