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Generous spirit helps Lincoln judge-exec meet challenges of something different every day

  Editor’s note: This story is the latest in a series about the county judge-executives in the Bluegrass region.   By Kristy Robinson Horine Special to KyForward   Jim Adams will likely be the last person to boast about his generosity, but the way he lives his life tells the story loud and clear.     Whether he is at home on the farm, working with a new $5 million sanitation...

Teens in Lincoln, Boyle getting the attention they need at UK’s school-based health clinics

Dr. Hatim Omar helped Lincoln County teen Kaylee Brown by prescribing a medication for polycystic ovarian syndrome, which caused severe migraines. (Photo from UKNow)   By Elizabeth Adams Special to KyForward   Off the top of her head, Kaylee Brown can think of 10 girls at her high school who are pregnant. One of them is her younger brother’s age, and he’s only 14.   But when...

Teens in Lincoln, Boyle getting the attention they need at UK's school-based health clinics

Dr. Hatim Omar helped Lincoln County teen Kaylee Brown by prescribing a medication for polycystic ovarian syndrome, which caused severe migraines. (Photo from UKNow)   By Elizabeth Adams Special to KyForward   Off the top of her head, Kaylee Brown can think of 10 girls at her high school who are pregnant. One of them is her younger brother’s age, and he’s only 14.   But when...