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An agreement with CSX has resulted in Cumberland taking possession of two railroad bridges located in the city.
With the goal of helping kids get involved in positive activities, the Evarts Police Department will host their third annual “Cops 4 Kidz Fishing Trip,” which will be held June 27, at Martins Fork Lake in Smith.
The city of Evarts has decided to outsource the collection of property tax to the Harlan County Sheriff's Office after hearing a proposal on the matter during a meeting Thursday.
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People gathered at the Laurel Cove Amphitheater on a toasty Saturday afternoon for the 85th Kentucky Mountain Laurel Queen Coronation. Each year, young ladies from across the state proudly represent their college or university as candidates for KMLF...
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Ky. general election filled with political 'firsts'FRANKFORT (AP) — Ryan Quarles has some streaks of gray in his hair, which can seem odd when he tells people why they should vote for him.
WILLIAMSON, W.Va. (AP) — Inside a 1920s-era warehouse in the heart of a once-bustling coalfields hub, Brandon Blankenship saws through 8-foot boards pulled up from the building's floor, looking each one up and down for “a face...
(Family Features) A yard that is lush, green and free of weeds shows evidence of healthy lawn maintenance. However, many homeowners overlook an important aspect of lawn care that can affect not only the health of the yard, but also your family.
VERSAILLES – Fifty faculty and staff from the Kentucky Community & Technical College System (KCTCS) were recognized for their leadership and significant achievements at an awards ceremony held May 18 at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center in...
What causes a disordered mind? James 4:1-4 gives us several possible causes. The first is lust, that is the passion for pleasure and gratification that rages within the body and its members (James 4:1). The word for “lust” used here means...
The 2015 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards program (EIEA) is accepting online nominations for the region's top entrepreneurs in southern and eastern Kentucky
Kentucky State Police Trooper First Class Keith Baker has been around the policing circle for quite some time. The 21-year police veteran now works out of KSP Post 10, in Harlan. To him, a police officer is a very important job.
Thursday evening brought glittering gowns and country-rock music to the stage during opening night of the Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival.
The Harlan Independent School District will see their entire senior class accepted to attend college in the fall.
By watching him play second base for the New Harlan Patriots or forward for the Black Mountain Tigers, you'd probably never know there is something different about T.J. Bryant.
Examples of Harlan County's history as a “broken Promise Zone” were evident during Thursday's special meeting of the Harlan County Board of Education.
A new report on state trends in funding for higher education places Kentucky at or near the bottom in several categories for its continued cuts to public college and university funding. That disinvestment threatens to limit access to higher education...
In Kentucky an estimated 1,884,719 individuals, including 762,897 women and 378,519 children, have private health insurance that covers recommended preventive services without cost sharing, according to a new ASPE Data Point from the U.S. Department...
Ky. raising pay for corrections officersFRANKFORT (AP) — Kentucky is increasing pay for corrections officers and hazardous duty staff in an attempt to curb high turnover rates.
Harlan employees will have a new 401k carrier with exciting changes beginning July 1.
A man who allegedly committed multiple offenses while on probation, including driving his car into a church, found his probation revoked in Harlan Circuit Court on Thursday.
After learning the Tri-City Chamber of Commerce will not host a fireworks display for the Fourth of July celebration this year, members of the Cumberland Tourist Commission agreed they will not make plans to host the event.
Addressing issues in Kentucky on a global scale, several officials from the educational and political worlds spoke at Harlan County High School on Thursday during the Harlan County High School Global Competency Day program, held to inform students of...