Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Courtesy of Harlan County Animal ShelterMeet Trooper! He is 3 years old, 45 pounds and is looking for his forever home. Trooper is super laid back and...

July 30th, 2016 |  


IDA seeking $2.5M grant

IDA seeking $2.5M grant

The Harlan County Industrial Development Authority has applied for a $2.5 million grant for a proposed wood pellet producing facility.Chairman Harry G...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Harlan Co. jobless rate 12.6 percent

FRANKFORT — Unemployment rates fell in 64 Kentucky counties between June 2015 and June 2016, rose in 49 counties, and remained the same in seven...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Kentucky Coal Academy set to host job fair at SKCTC on Wednesday

The Kentucky Coal Academy will host a job fair at Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College’s Harlan campus.On Aug. 3, from 9 a.m. to...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Jones named FDAK president-elect

Jones named FDAK president-elect

The Funeral Directors Association of Kentucky celebrated their 134nd annual convention at the Hyatt Regency Hotel and the Kentucky International Conve...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Mosquitoes have apparently begun spreading Zika in US

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Mosquitoes have apparently begun spreading the Zika virus on the U.S. mainland for the first time, health officials said Fr...

July 29th, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

Man sues to get license to marry Ky. prison inmateLEXINGTON (AP) — To get a Kentucky marriage license, Bradley Jones just has to bring his fianc...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Fiscal Court recognizes all-stars

Fiscal Court recognizes all-stars

The Harlan Fiscal Court recognized the Kentucky state champion Tri-City Junior League softball team with a proclamation during a recent meeting. Harla...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Harlan native pens novel series

Harlan native pens novel series

Harlan native Richard G. “Dick” Edwards is, among other things, a prolific author who has penned a series of five novels, The Anchor Cross...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |  


Beshear: Fake law enforcement charity scam targeting Kentuckians

FRANKFORT — Attorney General Andy Beshear has warned Kentuckians of a fraudulent phone scam where a caller claims to represent a law enforcement...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |