Home schoolers visit capitol

Home schoolers visit capitol

Courtesy of LRC Public InformationA group of home schoolers from Bell and Harlan counties visited with Sen. Johnny Ray Turner and Rep. Rick Nelson at ...

May 16th, 2017 |  


HCHS students given financial advice

HCHS students given financial advice

Steve Tolliver provided some financial advice for Harlan County High School students recently as he visited two life skills classes.“Most people...

May 16th, 2017 updated: May 16th, 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...

May 15th, 2017 |  


A hunter’s tale

A hunter’s tale

This Saturday morning, I awoke with a smile. I knew I was headed to my home place, to Pine Mountain. As I sat there resting in between the Volleyball,...

May 15th, 2017 |  


Controlling weeds, soil compaction in the vegetable garden

Controlling weeds, soil compaction in the vegetable garden

Home gardeners are now looking forward to that first ripe tomato or ear of corn picked from their own carefully tended gardens. But after some vigorou...

May 15th, 2017 |  


Animals of Appalachia: Black Bear

Animals of Appalachia: Black Bear

The Appalachian region of America is home to a cornucopia of interesting wildlife ranging from mammals, fish, insects, birds, reptiles and amphibians....

May 15th, 2017 |  


What’s behind the fidget spinner fad?

(The Conversation) When I asked a colleague if he knew about fidget spinners, he responded: “I’d never heard of them until last week, when...

May 15th, 2017 |  


Snakes generate a universal fear

Snakes generate a universal fear

I don’t know of anybody that doesn’t respond in fear when they stumble across a snake in the woods or the tool shed. The usual reaction is...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Effort, patience pays off with British plant

Effort, patience pays off with British plant

Well, it thundered numerous times during February here in Paint Lick to portend frosts in May. And, sure nuff, on the Sunday and Monday mornings after...

May 13th, 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...

May 12th, 2017 |