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Randy Patrick, Author at Jessamine Journal

Randy Patrick is a reporter for Bluegrass Newsmedia, which includes The Jessamine Journal. He may be reached at 859-759-0015 or by email at randy.patrick@bluegrassnewsmedia.com.

Jessamine County

Paul mocks masks, bashes Beshear

Republican Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky made fun of mask wearing by people who have been vaccinated for COVID, ridiculed President Biden for urging caution, ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Friday, May 7, 2021 12:20 pm

Opinion

Honest Abe didn’t say that. ‘Quotation inflation’ is out of control.

When I returned to The Jessamine Journal last year after 15 years away, I found my old office looked the same as I had left ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Friday, May 7, 2021 12:18 pm

News

The Providence School dedicated after $7 million transformation

After several years in Wilmore, The Providence School is back where it was before on the north side of Nicholasville, but it isn’t the same ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 4:20 pm

News

Kids learn about nature at AdventureServe

Did you know … That the fruit of the pawpaw tree is good for you, but the skin and seeds are toxic and can make ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 4:00 pm

Jessamine County

Red-blue workshop seeks to correct partisan stereotypes

Workshop seeks better understanding between red and blue A starting point for resolving any conflict is to understand the other person’s point of view. For ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Wednesday, April 28, 2021 4:00 pm

News

Navy veteran celebrates 107th birthday

Chester Wilson has lived  through two world wars and two worldwide contagions, and if you asked him what has meant the most to him, he’ll ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Wednesday, April 28, 2021 3:53 pm

Opinion

Vaccine doses filled with hope and optimism

BY MITCH McCONNELL U.S. Senate Republican Leader We’ve witnessed a modern, medical miracle over the last 12 months. Multiple safe and highly-effective COVID-19 vaccines are ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Tuesday, April 20, 2021 5:21 pm

News

Revival in Wilmore
Little college town experiencing renaissance

It was only a few years ago that there were as many offices and empty spaces on Wilmore’s Main Street as there were retail stores ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Tuesday, April 20, 2021 4:04 pm

Community columnists

What it means to me to be a conservative

There are many mansions in the American conservative house, and some of them are old and funky and smell like a pot of organic mustard ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Friday, April 9, 2021 11:52 am

community columnists

The last Druther’s in America

Those of us who grew up in Kentucky in the late 1970s remember such bygone icons of that era as the Z/28 Camaro, the original ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Tuesday, April 6, 2021 7:53 pm

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