Annual scholarship banquet set for April 27

The Harlan County Community Scholarship Banquet is scheduled for April 27, at 6:30 p.m. at the Harlan Center.Tickets for the banquet will be on sale a...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Annual East Kentucky Leadership Conference set in April at EKU

Annual East Kentucky Leadership Conference set in April at EKU

RICHMOND — Celebrating its 30th anniversary, the East Kentucky Leadership Foundation will be hosting its annual conference at Eastern Kentucky U...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Colon cancer is easily prevented when detected early

Colon cancer is easily prevented when detected early

Colon cancer is a major cause of illness and death in Kentucky.The incidence of colorectal cancer per 100,000 population in Kentucky is 10 to 12 perce...

March 28th, 2017 |  


A look at how Trump’s moves on coal will affect the industry

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — President Donald Trump’s move to roll back Obama-era regulations aimed at curbing climate change comes as the coal ...

March 28th, 2017 |  


News in Brief

Bevin vetoes 3 bills passed by GOP-controlled legislatureFRANKFORT (AP) — Republican Gov. Matt Bevin has vetoed three bills and a portion of a f...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Today in History

Today is Tuesday, March 28, the 87th day of 2017. There are 278 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On March 28, 1942, during Wor...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Housing Authority appointments

The Harlan City Council seated a new member on the Harlan Housing Authority during a recent meeting.According to the minutes of the March 20 meeting, ...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Man faces meth charge

Man faces meth charge

A Cawood man is facing multiple charges after police allegedly found methamphetamine while serving a bench warrant.Mark Thompson, 23, was arrested on ...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Harlan County Farm Bureau presents program

Harlan County Farm Bureau presents program

Celebrating National Ag Day and Kentucky Ag Literacy Week, Harlan County Farm Bureau Ladies Chair Nola Sizemore and HCFB Secretary Nathan Boggs presen...

March 27th, 2017 |  


CDC to present lecture on black lung disease in Central Appalachia

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will be presenting “Resurgence of Black Lung in Central Appalachia...

March 27th, 2017 |