NEWS


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Southeast faculty spotlight
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Smith sentenced to 12 years
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Attempted murder arrest
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Man faces drug charge

Harlan County Arts Council meeting planned Monday

The Harlan County Arts Council’s first meeting of 2017 will be held on Monday, Jan. 23, in the conference room of the Harlan County Cooperative ...

January 19th, 2017 updated: January 19th, 2017. |  


Obama commutes 330 drug sentences

WASHINGTON (AP) — Barack Obama cut short the sentences of 330 federal inmates convicted of drug crimes on Thursday, bringing his bid to correct ...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Missouri, New Hampshire could become right-to-work states

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Newly bolstered Republican majorities are moving quickly in several states to diminish the power of organized labor w...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Missouri, New Hampshire could become right-to-work states

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Newly bolstered Republican majorities are moving quickly in several states to diminish the power of organized labor w...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Discussions weaken proposed coal ash storage regulations

LOUISVILLE (AP) — A report says utility representatives and state regulators revised and weakened a proposal to regulate the storage of hazardou...

January 19th, 2017 |  


News in Brief

More than 74,000 in Ky. sign up or health insuranceFRANKFORT (AP) — More than 74,000 Kentuckians have signed up for health insurance through Hea...

January 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Updated: 10:19 am. |    
Black Bears rally to avoid upset at Bell
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Brock scores 41 as Lady Dragons defeat Pineville
Watching and waiting

Watching and waiting

Photo by Les NicholsonHarlan’s Mackenzie King (left) and Taylor Simpson waited for a rebound in action from the WYMT Mountain Classic earlier th...

January 19th, 2017 updated: January 19th, 2017. |  


Fox leads Cats past Mississippi State

Fox leads Cats past Mississippi State

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Malik Monk, Kentucky’s leading scorer, was struggling and so was star guard Isaiah Briscoe. So when the Wildcats ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Bears upend 15th ranked Knox Central

Bears upend 15th ranked Knox Central

After suffering an 18-point beatdown on Saturday at Corbin, the Harlan County Black Bears had something to prove Thursday at Knox Central and put toge...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Local Sports

Cole leads Purple Devils to a victory over TrojansTyler Cole exploded for 33 points as Wallins (9-4) rolled past visiting Cawood 52-21 on Tuesday in s...

January 18th, 2017 updated: January 19th, 2017. |  


Lions defeat Harlan in All ‘A’ finals

Lions defeat Harlan in All ‘A’ finals

ONEIDA — Favored in the preseason to repeat as 13th Region All “A” Classic champions but locked in a tight championship game Tuesday...

January 18th, 2017 updated: January 18th, 2017. |  


Green, Gross team for 42 as HCHS wins

Green, Gross team for 42 as HCHS wins

With Kaylea Gross carrying the offense in the first half and Blair Green taking over in the second, the Harlan County Lady Bears extended their win st...

January 17th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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What’s Goin’ On
All-new dinner theatre to debut at Wilderness Road State Park

All-new dinner theatre to debut at Wilderness Road State Park

EWING, Va. — Are you ready for an all-new adventure, complete with a three-course meal and a side order of mystery? Prepare for fun, mischief an...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Archaeologist visits HMS

Archaeologist visits HMS

Photos submittedArchaeologist Tennessee Mills from The Henry Clay Estate recently visited Harlan Middle School. Mills brought real life artifacts from...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Southeast Dean’s List announced

The Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester at Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College has been announced. Students named to the Dea...

January 18th, 2017 |  


DOJ focuses on at-risk youth

The youth is the future and researchers at Berea College are working to ensure that the youth of Bell County are getting the strongest start possible ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


What’s Goin’ On

What’s Goin’ On

To place an event in the “What’s Goin’ On” section, email: [email protected]; fax: 606-573-0042; or drop a written/typed...

January 17th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Today in History

Ky. would feel the pain if health care law is repealed

No state has gained more than Kentucky from President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act. No state stands to lose more from its repeal by the Re...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Gathering at the philosophy counter

Gathering at the philosophy counter

There are times when we can tell what’s going on without even seeing it or smelling it. Just take the other morning at the Mule Barn truck stop....

January 20th, 2017 |  


Getting serious about prayer

Getting serious about prayer

Since prayer is most likely a very private practice for most, it may seem like an abstract concept to those who are not familiar with praying.Prayer, ...

January 20th, 2017 updated: January 20th, 2017. |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Friday, Jan. 20, the 20th day of 2017. There are 345 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jan. ...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Politically correct clemency

President Obama’s decision Tuesday to commute the 35-year prison sentence of Pfc. Chelsea, née Bradley,Manning will be celebrated on the le...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Great once again

Great once again

This week our nation will experience a wonderful American political tradition, as we witness the peaceful transfer of executive power. The new preside...

January 19th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA