Kentucky Man Defends Laredo

Jan 21, 2013 By Sonia Smith

After an angry Laredo transplant uploaded a hateful YouTube video blasting the city, Jack Strunk, a former Laredoan, posted his own video defending the border town. Now, he's being given the keys to the city. 

Rand Paul Talks Ron Paul

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

In a Q&A with the Atlantic, Kentucky senator Rand Paul handicaps his father's presidential campaign and its larger impact on the Republican Party.

Batteries not included

Apr 11, 2009 By Paul Burka

When I read in Friday’s Statesman that Texas had lost its competition with Kentucky for an advanced battery project and the federal research funding that comes with it, I immediately wondered why the governor, who has made such a point of touting economic development, wasn’t more enthusiastic in getting behind…

Trailing the Field

Feb 1, 1996 By Carol Flake

Texas was supposed to be horse racing’s salvation, a Thoroughbred–loving state with money to burn. So why can’t the sport get out of the gate?