Fiscal Court considering property purchase

The Harlan Fiscal Court discussed the possible purchase of the United Central Building, a property on U.S. 119, during a meeting on Tuesday.Harlan Cou...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


The Apple Tree: Harlan’s 1st certified roadside farm market

The Apple Tree: Harlan’s 1st certified roadside farm market

Harlan County now has its first “certified roadside farm market.” The Apple Tree, located just outside Cumberland, has been awarded that h...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


County school board formally adopts working budget

A month after setting the local property tax rate at the same level as the previous year, the Harlan County Board of Education formally adopted a work...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Harlan accepts audit

Harlan accepts audit

The Harlan City Council was presented with and accepted the city’s yearly audit during a meeting on Monday.Mayor Danny Howard called Certified P...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

Minton: Expungement requests have doubled after law changeFRANKFORT (AP) — Kentucky Chief Justice John Minton Jr. says the number of expungement...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Kellogg, Blue Bell recall products

NEW YORK (AP) — Kellogg Co. is recalling about 10,000 cases of its Eggo Nutri-Grain Whole Wheat Waffles in 25 states because they could be conta...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Coal pensions, benefits divide Ky. Senate candidates

FRANKFORT (AP) — In Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race, where proving your coal bonafides is a prerequisite for holding public office, the two ma...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


Boil-water advisory issued

Boil-water advisory issued

Due to a main line break, Cawood Water District has issued a boil-water advisory for all customers from Dressen to the end of the line a Liggett. .neF...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Prescription drug makers spending from 2006-2015

Prescription drug makers spent more than $880 million on lobbying and campaign contributions from 2006-2015 and employed an annual average of 1,350 lo...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

Hatfield, McCoys to gather for service at family wellPIKEVILLE (AP) — Those famous feuding Appalachian families are gathering for a special even...

September 22nd, 2016 |