NEWS


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IDA seeking $2.5M grant
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Harlan native pens novel series
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Silent epidemic of opioid addiction among seniors

Reduced weight restrictions have been lifted

MANCHESTER — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has lifted the posted weight restriction of 3 tons for a Harlan County bridge (mile point 34.8 ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

Shootings rising in Louisville with more than 250 incidentsLOUISVILLE (AP) — Police data says shootings in Louisville are on pace to more than d...

July 28th, 2016 |  


UofL accepts president’s resignation

LOUISVILLE (AP) — University of Louisville trustees accepted the resignation of embattled President James Ramsey, whose long tenure was dogged b...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Silent epidemic of opioid addiction among seniors

Silent epidemic of opioid addiction among seniors

Older drug addicts in states that chose not to expand Medicaid have few options for treatment, Christine Vestal reports for Stateline. Older adults &#...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |  


DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

After Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders made the motion to stop the roll call vote Tuesday night at the Democratic National Convention, he asked that Hilla...

July 27th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Scholarship tourney set for Aug. 20
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Preseason practice
Harrison has strong ties with UK

Harrison has strong ties with UK

Josh Harrison has pretty strong ties with Lexington and UK.Wait, before you get the wrong idea, the friendly and personable Pittsburgh Pirates second ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Summer instructions

Summer instructions

John Henson | Daily EnterpriseBoth local high school football teams are busy preparing for the opening of the season next month. Harlan County coach E...

July 28th, 2016 |  


HCHS soccer team begins practice

HCHS soccer team begins practice

Harlan County High School Soccer Coach David Day, and his assistants Troy Gaw and Jeff Day, say they are excited about the progress their 30 plus team...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Dragons play 2 in scrimmage

Dragons play 2 in scrimmage

Harlan’s Tanner Parks and Kilian Ledford showed off their versatility as each had touchdowns passing and receiving in a three-team 7-on-7 passin...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 23rd, 2016. |  


Harlan Ballers win tournament

Harlan Ballers win tournament

The Harlan Ballers, an 8 and under youth baseball team, got off an impressive start in summer baseball competition, rolling to a 3-0 record during the...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Tri-City ready for next step

Tri-City ready for next step

Already the Kentucky champion after three blowout wins in the state tournament in Oldham County earlier this month, the Tri-City All-Stars will take o...

July 21st, 2016 |  


LIFE


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What’s Goin’ On
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What’s Goin’ On
Some changes for the upcoming early migratory bird seasons

Some changes for the upcoming early migratory bird seasons

FRANKFORT — Although Kentucky is baking in the hottest temperatures of the year, hunters will be afield in a little over a month pursuing migrat...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Hooked on Fishing — Not on Drugs

Hooked on Fishing — Not on Drugs

Photos submittedThe Harlan County Unite Coalition sponsors Hooked On Fishing — Not On Drugs (HOFNOD), monthly at Martins Fork Lake in Smith. The...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Proper handling helps fish thrive after summertime catch and release

Proper handling helps fish thrive after summertime catch and release

FRANKFORT — Summer is arguably the most popular time to fish as muggy, hot days push people to the water for relief and relaxation.Many anglers,...

July 28th, 2016 |  


CES summer camp a success

CES summer camp a success

Photos submittedJune was filled with lots of summer fun and learning for the students at Cumberland Elementary School attending the FRYSC sponsored su...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Ashley Judd keynote speaker at foundation gala

Golden Globe and Emmy-nominated actress Ashley Judd is the keynote speaker for the Frontier Health Foundation inaugural gala, STIGMA STOPS NOW, on Nov...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Dangers of leaving your pet in a hot, parked car

The summer months are fully upon us, and pet travel is at its height. We have all heard a lot in the news lately about the dangers of leaving children...

July 28th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Getting old is not for wimps
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Where the election stands

Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Friday, July 29, the 211th day of 2016. There are 155 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On July...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Where the election stands

Where the election stands

The next few weeks in politics are a little like the all-star break in baseball. With the Republican and Democratic national conventions upon us, it&#...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Summer water safety

When the summer sun packs a wallop like it has this week, thoughts turn to staying cool.For children and adults across the state, a dip in the water &...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Thursday, July 28, the 210th day of 2016. There are 156 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Ju...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Will anyone step up to the plate for Harlan?

Will anyone step up to the plate for Harlan?

I was born in the old Harlan hospital on Mound Street, March 30, 1940. Dr. Clark Bailey delivered me. I attended kindergarten, grade school and high s...

July 27th, 2016 |  


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