Community honors the fallen

Community honors the fallen

Community members placed their hands over their hearts as the program opened with The Star Spangled Banner.State Rep. Rick Nelson firmly shook hands w...

May 31st, 2016 |  


McConnell says Trump has earned GOP nomination

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that while presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is ...

May 31st, 2016 |  


Federal agency offering millions to retrain Ky. coal miners

HAZARD (AP) — The U.S Department of Labor has funded a grant worth $3.4 million to help retrain out-of-work coal miners in Kentucky.Shuttering c...

May 31st, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

17-year-old passenger dies in four-wheeler crash LONDON (AP) — The Laurel County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a 17-year-old girl die...

May 31st, 2016 updated: May 31st, 2016. |  


Ice Cream Social slated Tuesday

Ice Cream Social slated Tuesday

File photoThe Harlan County Extension Service will kick-off the annual Poke Sallet Festival with an Ice Cream Social from 5-7 p.m. on May 31 at the Ha...

May 31st, 2016 |  


Man faces drug charges

Man faces drug charges

A Harlan man faces multiple charges including possession of marijuana after police allegedly found marijuana after performing a traffic stop.Boyd Robe...

May 31st, 2016 |  


Appalshop presents films of Bell Co.

Appalshop presents films of Bell Co.

Preserved 16mm color home movies shot in the 1950s by Bell County coal camp doctor John Parrott will be premiered by Appalshop as part of the 2016 See...

May 31st, 2016 |  


Boil-water advisory lifted

Boil-water advisory lifted

The Benham Water Department has lifted the boil-water advisory for Woodland Lane. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { margin: 0px...

May 31st, 2016 |  


Annual Poke Sallet Festival to kick off

Annual Poke Sallet Festival to kick off

The 2016 Poke Sallet Festival is upon us, with the 61st installment of the festival kicking off with Kids’ Fun Day on Wednesday and continuing t...

May 31st, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

Former Lexington FBI chief advising on movie about slayingPARIS (AP) — More than a quarter-century ago, Jim Huggins led the investigation into t...

May 30th, 2016 |