Jeff Jobe Commentary

Let us pray or be humiliated

Of course prayer is not the only solution. By JEFF JOBE jobe@jobeinc.com Over the years I have become accustomed to what happens when a Republican in office speaks of faith and how they are treated by the liberal media. Yet, it amazes me that their most loyal followers take the bait and run with it…

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Good deal, bad politics?

By JEFF JOBE jobe@jobeinc.com It is a beautiful older community on the east side and considered a suburb of Louisville. It has a very small business district, and a limited number of older estate-type homes, and preserved historic churches and other buildings. It could be the most high-priced real estate within a stone’s throw of…

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The valor in remembering

By JEFF JOBE jobe@jobeinc.com For each of us, our life experiences have built the foundation of our character. This is true for me as well. As I look at the causes I choose to write about,I can assure you every single one of them will resonate with a small town boy growing up in the…

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Biases create tsunamis

By JEFF JOBE I seem to have a way of upsetting my liberal elitist journalism friends. Not because I think I am Zeus himself trying to over power Olympus (Kentucky), but simply because I call for balance and some degree of objectivity in news coverage. It is so easy to slap a tag line along…

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Career & Technical School – The educated choice?

By JEFF JOBE It is the time of year where our local high schools are bursting with pride as thousands of students are graduating. They have devoted 12 years and done all that is expected of them to earn their high school diplomas. As the proud father of two high school graduates I am very…

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Bullying is the quickest way to lose respect…

By JEFF JOBE jobe@jobeinc.com It is frowned upon, considered disrespectful and something you just don’t do. Newspaper reporters do not challenge one another. This is the way it has been for all my 30 years inside the industry I love. I have written before, I feel it is my calling to be a community newspaper publisher.…

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Council was right to hire attorney

While some Glasgow residents have criticized the Glasgow City Council’s decision to hire an attorney to investigate options concerning the potential removal of members of the board of directors of the Glasgow Electric Plant Board, it was the correct decision. These people consider the hiring of Glasgow Attorney Danny Basil at a cost up to…

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Repealing Obamacare is still alive

By JEFF JOBE Jobe for Kentucky The Democrats and their army of fake news machines have taken the bait and swallowed it gills deep.  They celebrate the idea that Obamacare repeal is dead for 2017 and are enjoying that our President Donald Trump has perhaps failed at keeping a promise to the American people. But I…

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Compromise. When did it become a bad word?

              By JEFF JOBE Jobe for Kentucky   When I was a young boy we used to play dodge ball.  Seems one of the teams ended up having a stacked team and another would get killed.  More times than not the old one-potato, two-potato process didn’t seem to work and…

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