Strange occurrences in the Cumberland Gap

Strange occurrences in the Cumberland Gap

(Editor’s Note: This is the fourth story in a series concerning Harlan County’s first-ever ParaMountain Lecture Series)The mountains have ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


County recognizes students

County recognizes students

The Harlan Fiscal Court recognized several area students during a meeting on Tuesday, including the Harlan County Community Problem Solving team and t...

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


March against domestic violence

March against domestic violence

“From this day forward, I promise never to commit, condone or remain silent about violence against women, sexual assault and domestic violence.&...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Sanders, Perez try to jumpstart Ky. Democrats

FRANKFORT (AP) — Tanya Torp had enough of the Kentucky Democratic Party when she saw one of the state’s politicians, Alison Lundergan Grim...

April 18th, 2017 |  


KFC changing chicken sandwich prep, aiming to improve taste

NEW YORK (AP) — KFC is aiming to take a bigger bite out of the chicken sandwich market by changing how it prepares them.The chain says it is hop...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Ky. county proposes rehab center instead of new jail

RICHMOND (AP) — The Madison County Detention Center in central Kentucky is designed to hold 184 people. Today, it has 400, with roughly 80 perce...

April 18th, 2017 |  


United CEO says no one will be fired for dragging incident

The CEO of United Airlines says no one will be fired over the dragging of a man off a plane — including himself.CEO Oscar Munoz said Tuesday tha...

April 18th, 2017 |  


News in Brief

Man countersues Trump, says he urged Ky. protesters’ removalLOUISVILLE (AP) — Another man accused of assaulting protesters at a Donald Tru...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Mock disaster planned at SKCTC Harlan campus

The associate degree nursing program at Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College will participate in a mock disaster beginning at 11 a.m. on...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Ramp Fest set for Saturday

Ramp Fest set for Saturday

The 12th annual Ramp Fest is scheduled for Saturday, featuring an ATV ride and dinner hosted by the Harlan County Ridge Runners ATV Club Inc.Harlan Co...

April 17th, 2017 |