Giving children a head start

Giving children a head start

Promise Zones are area of high poverty where the government teams up with local leaders to spearhead improvement to the overall health, education and ...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Intriguing people of the mountains will be included in ParaMountain Lecture Series

Intriguing people of the mountains will be included in ParaMountain Lecture Series

(Editor’s Note: This is the second story in a five-part series to run about Harlan County’s ParaMountain Lecture Series.”) From natu...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Tortured cat in Afghanistan rescued, finds home in Boyd

CANNONSBURG (AP) — The elegant black cat glided across the carpeted living room floor, a far cry from her previous home in war-torn Afghanistan....

April 15th, 2017 |  


News in Brief

Kidnapping, murder case from 1991 finally resolvedFRANKFORT (AP) — The case of a Kentucky man’s kidnapping and murder in 1991 is finally c...

April 14th, 2017 |  


KSP Post 10 conducting safety traffic checkpoints

Kentucky State Police Post 10 will be conducting safety traffic checkpoints in the Post 10 coverage area of Harlan, Bell and Knox counties.Troopers wi...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Annual Way of the Cross

Annual Way of the Cross

Photos by Chris JonesElaine Landis read scriptures of the crucifixion of Jesus on Friday at the first of 10 stops at the Way of the Cross service held...

April 14th, 2017 updated: April 14th, 2017. |  


Early voting provisions become law

FRANKFORT — A new law to strengthen Kentucky’s early voting statutes took effect late Tuesday, Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes ...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Benham discusses solar energy project

Benham discusses solar energy project

The Benham City Council heard an update on a solar energy project during a meeting on Thursday.Stan Conn, consultant to the Benham Power Board on the ...

April 14th, 2017 |  


‘Dancing Through the Decades’ set at Cumberland campus

‘Dancing Through the Decades’ set at Cumberland campus

Photo submittedThe Cumberland campus of Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College will play host again this year to the annual recital for th...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Easter egg hunts planned on Saturday

Easter egg hunts planned on Saturday

The 35th annual Tri-City Easter Egg Hunt is coming up, with this year’s hunt scheduled for Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Tri-Cities Nursing Home on U.S....

April 13th, 2017 updated: April 14th, 2017. |