Local essay contest winners announced

Local essay contest winners announced

Andrew Tolliver, a fifth-grade student in Andy Howard’s class at Green Hills Elementary School, won the school essay contest for Grandparent of ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


‘Book tasting’ at Black Mountain

‘Book tasting’ at Black Mountain

Photo submittedStudents at Black Mountain Elementary School in Crystal Blevins second grade class participated in a “Book Tasting” with Kr...

April 18th, 2017 |  


HMS students visit Washington, D.C.

HMS students visit Washington, D.C.

Eighth grade students from Harlan Middle School recently traveled to Washington, D.C. led by Amy King, Harlan Middle School teacher and C.D. Morton, s...

April 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...

April 18th, 2017 |  


‘Wander the Wilderness’ bus tour scheduled

‘Wander the Wilderness’ bus tour scheduled

BIG STONE GAP, Va. — The Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park is offering a unique opportunity to take a ride through history with on...

April 17th, 2017 |  


HCFB members attend meeting

HCFB members attend meeting

Photo submittedMembers of the Harlan County Farm Bureau recently attended the 2017 Kentucky Farm Bureau District 11 meeting held at Shiloh’s Ste...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Virginia Cave Week – Celebrating Virginia’s Karst Springs

Virginia Cave Week, April 16 through Earth Day, April 22, promotes an understanding of Virginia’s caves and limestone habitats known as karst. T...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Improve your health by reducing your sodium

Improve your health by reducing your sodium

We are a nation that loves salt. Unfortunately, too much sodium can cause you to retain excess fluid in the body, putting pressure on your heart. This...

April 17th, 2017 |  


The best fishing weather

The best fishing weather

The arrival of warm weather always generates an interest in fishing. Since I am not very good at it I sometimes resort to weather lore to tell me when...

April 16th, 2017 updated: April 16th, 2017. |  


Fun, festive ideas to sweeten Easter celebrations

Fun, festive ideas to sweeten Easter celebrations

(StatePoint) Spring is here, which means it’s time for throwing memorable celebrations for friends and family. Whether you are hosting an Easter...

April 15th, 2017 |