Skate park in the works

Skate park in the works

The skateboarders of Harlan will soon have a place to indulge in their hobby, with construction of a new skate park expected to begin soon.Harlan Coun...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Miss Southeast 2017 crowned

Miss Southeast 2017 crowned

Bell County native, and Middlesboro campus student Megan Lawson was crowned Miss Southeast 2017 in this year’s pageant, held on Feb. 18 at Harla...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Grimes makes official Ky. Voter turnout in 2016 presidential election

FRANKFORT — Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes confirmedTuesday nearly 60 percent of Kentucky voters cast ballots in last November’...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Police find man in closet

Police find man in closet

A Lejunior man is facing drug charges after police allegedly found him hiding in a closet.Joshua L. Starrett, 27, was arrested on Monday by Harlan Cit...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


GOP members of Congress face Trump foes at town halls

BLACKSTONE, Va. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. David Brat, who rode voter anger to a historic political upset nearly three years ago, was on the re...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


News in Brief

Auburn Amish dismiss lawsuit over animal ordinanceAUBURN (AP) — Two Amish men from Auburn who sued the city’s mayor and police chief over ...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Ky. ark attraction adding biblical truth exhibit

Ky. ark attraction adding biblical truth exhibit

WILLIAMSTOWN (AP) — Kentucky’s massive biblical attraction the Ark Encounter is opening a new exhibit that promotes the message of the Bib...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Comic store opens in Middlesboro

Comic store opens in Middlesboro

Every child has a dream for when they grow up. Will Marcum’s dream came true on Feb. 17 when he opened Crater City Comix in the Middlesboro Mall...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Producers urged to consider risk protection coverage before crop sales deadlines

The USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) reminds producers to review available USDA crop risk protection options, including federal crop insurance and Nonin...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


County eyes rec/wellness center

County eyes rec/wellness center

The Harlan Fiscal Court took action on Tuesday adding $152,000 to an already-existing $500,000 the county has been sitting on for years and discussed ...

February 21st, 2017 |