Federal utility CEO: Coal plants not reopening under Trump

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The CEO of the nation’s biggest public utility said Tuesday that the agency isn’t going to reopen coal-fired...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Woman cites US Supreme Court decisions in bid for release

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Twenty years after the triple killing that left a mother, father and daughter dead in a roadside ditch and their son m...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Enjoy a local rare river

Enjoy a local rare river

The Powell River is truly one of our area’s most unique natural areas and one that is greatly underutilized. It offers fantastic scenery, fishin...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Ky. broadband project inches forward with lease signing

FRANKFORT (AP) — Kentucky officials have agreed to lease 315 miles of fiber-optic cables from five rural telephone companies as they continue to...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Annual 4-H Safety Day conducted

Annual 4-H Safety Day conducted

Photos submittedThe 17th annual 4-H Safety Day was held April 13 at the Harlan National Guard Armory. Gun safety, ATV safety, water and boating safety...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Beshear urges Kentuckians to file claims on settlement over Provigil

FRANKFORT — Attorney General Andy Beshear is urging Kentuckians who purchased Provigil to file their claims as part of the more than $1 million ...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Today in History

Today is Saturday, April 22, the 112th day of 2017. There are 253 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On April 22, 1864, Congress...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Filmmaker, TV host explores the unknown

Filmmaker, TV host explores the unknown

(Editor’s Note: This is the final installment of a series of articles pertaining to today’s ParaMountain Lecture Series.)Christopher Magga...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Grimes attends luncheon

Grimes attends luncheon

Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes made the trip to Harlan County on Wednesday to take part in the opening luncheon for the latest in...

April 21st, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


Fleeing with student, teacher took guns, cash and wife’s car

COLUMBIA, Tenn. (AP) — Teacher Tad Cummins took guns, money and his wife’s car before kidnapping a 15-year-old female student and taking h...

April 21st, 2017 |