State News in Brief

Deputies: Dogs die after man feeds them methLONDON (AP) — Authorities have arrested a 40-year-old Laurel County man they say fed methamphetamine...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Possession arrest

Possession arrest

A Harlan man is facing a drug possession charge after police performed a traffic stop and allegedly found pills in his vehicle.Paul Rouse, 24, was arr...

August 25th, 2016 |  


2nd annual Bouncers vs Buggies

2nd annual Bouncers vs Buggies

Harlan County Campground, located in Putney, will host the second annual Bouncers vs Buggies event beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday.The event will be ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Public safety advisory issued

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and Kentucky State Police Post 10 has issued the following public safety advisory.In Har...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Thousands wait as review begins of Ky.’s Medicaid plan

FRANKFORT (AP) — Health insurance for more than 400,000 Kentuckians is at stake as federal officials begin reviewing a plan submitted Wednesday ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Assault charge

A former Harlan County magistrate is facing a misdemeanor assault charge resulting from an alleged incident in 2015.Former magistrate Paul Caldwell, 6...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Boil-water advisory lifted

Boil-water advisory lifted

Black Mountain Utility District has lifted the boil-water advisory for Franklin Road in Bledsoe. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Coal train rolls on

Coal train rolls on

Joe P. Asher|Daily EnterpriseA CSX train loaded with coal heads into Loyall during a recent sunny day. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileB...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Pellet plant update

The Harlan County Industrial Development Authority recently applied for a grant to help fund a proposed wood pellet factory. IDA Chairman Harry Gibson...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Bevin submits Medicaid plan that restores allergy testing

FRANKFORT (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin formally submitted his plan to overhaul the state’s Medicaid program Wednesday, restoring covera...

August 24th, 2016 |