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Tim Hanner dialing back a long, distinguished career in education for his ‘What’s Next?’ and new kidney

By Judy Clabes NKyTribune editor Tim Hanner spent his career as an educator urging students to focus on “What’s Next?” because some new, unknown opportunity is always just ahead. Tim Hanner and grandson Charlie In his own fulsome experience in teaching and sharing with others, Hanner was a classroom teacher, a principal, an associate commissioner of education for Kentucky, a superintendent,...

Heroin crisis gets ‘collective response’ as
N. Ky. task force moves to address issue

Staff report   The worsening heroin crisis in Northern Kentucky is a complicated issue, but there is a “simple action” that could make a difference in how the problem is addressed: Talk about it.   So says Charlotte Wethington of Transitions, Inc. treatment center in Bellevue and mother of Casey, who died of a heroin overdose. She was one of several speakers at a community update...