Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

August 21, 2013

A ‘dandy dozen’ wish list for Carter County

By Keith Kappes - Publisher

Aug. 21, 2013 — Based on three years of observation as publisher of these newspapers and after an uplifting day of inspiring discussions at the Community Partners’ Summit two weeks ago, I offer my personal wish list for Carter County.

Nearly all of these things have been proposed by public officials or private citizens and many are underway.

I simply added a couple of my own ideas to round out the list of 12 projects and programs, henceforth to be known as the dandy dozen.

In no particular order, they include:

As a native son, my dream is to never again hear someone say they are ashamed to be from Carter County.