Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS Feed http://harlandaily.com/ http://harlandaily.com/ Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:51:25 EST 1800 Corporations shouldn’t get pass on local option sales tax http://harlandaily.com/news/news/152091048/Corporations-shouldnt-get-pass-on-local-option-sales-tax Large, profitable corporations are now saying they shouldn't have to pay their share if the legislature moves forward with putting a local option sales tax on the ballot, according to an Associated Press story. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:45:37 EST Weight loss journey: Part II http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/152069998/Weight-loss-journey:-Part-II Weight loss surgery did not change Elizabeth's character or personality; it allowed her body shape and overall health to be different. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:45:33 EST MSHA announces results of impact inspections http://harlandaily.com/news/news/152090922/MSHA-announces-results-of-impact-inspections ARLINGTON, Va. — The U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration has announced that federal inspectors issued 176 citations, eight orders and one safeguard during special impact inspections conducted at 13 coal mines... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:40:33 EST Cumberlands announces fall Dean’s List http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features-news/152089900/Cumberlands-announces-fall-Deans-List WILLIAMSBURG — In recognition of their academic performance, the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs has announced he students that have been named to the University of the Cumberlands' (UC) Dean's list for the 2014... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:00:31 EST Teacher pension fund shortfall http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/152077977/Teacher-pension-fund-shortfall When it comes to the growing shortfall in the pension fund for Kentucky's teachers, some lawmakers in Frankfort these days sound a lot like J. Wellington Wimpy, better known as “Wimpy” from the old Popeye cartoons. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 06:35:33 EST (No heading) http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/152078226/ By the Associated PressToday is Saturday, Feb. 28, the 59th day of 2015. There are 306 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:40:32 EST County approves lease of boat dock http://harlandaily.com/news/news/152094055/County-approves-lease-of-boat-dock The Harlan Fiscal Court approved the lease of the Stone Mountain Boat Dock during a meeting on Friday, relieving the county of a facility that has become a financial drain. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:15:31 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features/152088152/Whats-Goin-On To place an event in the “What's Goin' On” section, email: bmoore@civitasmedia.com; fax: 606-573-0042; or drop a written/typed copy of the announcement by our office at 1548 Hwy. 421 South (beside Hardee's). Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:00:31 EST Tigers stay alive in 51st http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152100244/Tigers-stay-alive-in-51st PINEVILLE — With an effective press and great 3-point shooting, the Barbourville Tigers appeared to have everything going in their favor with a 15-point lead in the first quarter. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:55:33 EST Bell wins district title http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152100324/Bell-wins-district-title For the third year in a row, the Bell County Lady Cats are the 52nd District champions. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:55:31 EST Tremont collision injures 1 http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/152093971/Tremont-collision-injures-1 Photos by Joel Phillips Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:55:32 EST School system wins with bond resale, grant funds http://harlandaily.com/news/news/152094949/School-system-wins-with-bond-resale-grant-funds The bond market delivered great news to the Harlan County Board of Education this week. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:05:32 EST Neighbors helping neighbors http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/152086366/Neighbors-helping-neighbors Demonstrating their love of Jesus Christ by helping their neighbor, three Somerset ministry teams, Job's Allies, Cumberland Machinery Movers and Heritage-Hope Church of God, delivered 33,000 gallons of water to be distributed to Harlan County... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:20:32 EST Deadline extended for Civic Education Award http://harlandaily.com/news/news/152090571/Deadline-extended-for-Civic-Education-Award Due to inclement weather that closed schools across Kentucky last week, Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes is extending the deadline for nominations for the 2015 Kentucky Outstanding Civic Education Leadership Award to March 6. Nominations and... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:05:32 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/152047080/News-in-Brief Senate approves transgender bathrooms in public schoolsFRANKFORT (AP) — Kentucky's state Senate voted to force transgender students to use separate bathrooms in the state's public schools. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:00:32 EST Rain could bring flooding http://harlandaily.com/news/news/152046158/Rain-could-bring-flooding After battling ice, snow and subzero temperatures for the past two weeks, the National Weather Service (NWS), in Jackson, is now saying we can expect rain, heavy at times, beginning Saturday through Tuesday and possibly into Wednesday, which could... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:25:31 EST Today in History http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/152069629/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Friday, Feb. 27, the 58th day of 2015. There are 307 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:40:37 EST Bears avoid upset http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152072388/Bears-avoid-upset LOG MOUNTAIN — With two wins over Middlesboro during the regular season by an average margin of 52.5 points, the Harlan County Black Bears entered their 52nd District Tournament matchup Thursday against the Jackets as the poster boys for... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:45:32 EST Lynn Camp, Knox Central advance in 51st http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152071736/Lynn-Camp-Knox-Central-advance-in-51st PINEVILLE — After a two-year absence, the Knox Central Lady Panthers will be returning to the 13th Region Tournament, as first-year coach Wendi Messer helped guide her team to a 59-15 blowout victory over Barbourville on Wednesday. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:40:33 EST Season ends for Dragons http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/152072427/Season-ends-for-Dragons A couple of key rebounds went a long way toward the Bell County Bobcat's 64-51 win over Harlan in Thursday's 52nd District semifinal. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:40:31 EST