‘It saved my life’: Talk of Obamacare repeal worries addicts

CATLETTSBURG (AP) — While the Affordable Care Act has brought health coverage to millions of Americans, the effects have been profound, even lif...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Meet India! She is a young, mixed breed puppy. She is looking for a forever home with plenty of room to run, chew toys and a pal to cuddle with. The a...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Employment office status unchanged

Employment office status unchanged

The Harlan County Fiscal Court discussed the recent downsizing the Office of Employment and Training and attempts to persuade the state to leave the H...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Dems tap former Ky. governor to counter Trump speech

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats have tapped former Gov. Steve Beshear to deliver the party’s response to President Donald Trump’s addres...

February 24th, 2017 |  


House passes bill to create elective Bible literacy courses

FRANKFORT (AP) — Legislation that would give Kentucky’s public schools the option of offering elective Bible literacy courses was passed b...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Red Cross training conducted

Red Cross training conducted

Photo submittedThe VFW Post 5171 signed a shelter agreement with the American Red Cross. Recently VFW and auxiliary members were trained to be a shelt...

February 24th, 2017 |  


News in Brief

House votes to permanently increase police incentive payFRANKFORT (AP) — The Kentucky House of Representatives has approved a bill that would pe...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Boil-water advisory issued

Boil-water advisory issued

Due to a break in Pineville, Cawood Water District has issued a boil-water advisory for the Patfork area. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFi...

February 24th, 2017 |  


FINs lakes stockings begin this month

FINs lakes stockings begin this month

FRANKFORT — Five new lakes enrolled in the Fishing in Neighborhoods Program (FINs) will receive stockings of trout in February, a boon to angler...

February 24th, 2017 |  


County to lease Putney property

County to lease Putney property

The Harlan Fiscal Court heard an update from Economic Development Director Larry Calhoun during a meeting on Tuesday, including a discussion on the le...

February 23rd, 2017 |