Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS Feed http://harlandaily.com/ http://harlandaily.com/ Thu, 18 Dec 2014 04:28:10 EST 1800 What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/150916016/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). Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:05 EST Dragons hold off OBI http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150912594/Dragons-hold-off-OBI Harlan built a big lead early and then held off a late Oneida Baptist comeback attempt to defeat the visiting Mountaineers 61-53 on Tuesday. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:48:07 EST Carolina the only sad apples during Rupp hoops party http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150915791/Carolina-the-only-sad-apples-during-Rupp-hoops-party When company is invited for the holiday, especially important company, everyone puts their best foot forward. Saturday, one of the royals of college basketball, the powder-blue clad Tar Heels of North Carolina, paid a visit to Rupp Arena, hosted by... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:44:03 EST IDA rescinds ‘haunted’ money http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150921104/IDA-rescinds-haunted-money The Harlan County Industrial Development Authority held their last meeting of 2014 on Tuesday, discussing a variety of ongoing business ventures. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:53:07 EST Evarts receives ‘remarkable’ audit http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/150908427/Evarts-receives-remarkable-audit The Evarts City Council received high marks on Tuesday from Certified Public Accountant Richard Scruggs in regard to an audit he completed for the city ending June 30. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:45:03 EST Mountain Masters awards presented http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/150905296/Mountain-Masters-awards-presented The Festival of the Mountain Masters is a Harlan tradition, with this year's installment wrapping up on Nov. 28. Unknown to many, the participants compete for awards, with this year's entries being announced on the final day of the... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:39:03 EST McConnell wants to stop coal rules http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150921140/McConnell-wants-to-stop-coal-rules WASHINGTON (AP) — Incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., pledged on Wednesday to do all he can to stop President Barack Obama's coal plant regulations, saying a White House “crusade” was devastating his... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:10:05 EST Board to challenge utility rate increase http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150919927/Board-to-challenge-utility-rate-increase The Harlan County Board of Education will join other school boards across the state to challenge a utility rate hike request pending before the Public Service Commission. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:53:10 EST Russia on the precipice http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/150916482/Russia-on-the-precipice Russian President Vladimir Putin, who loves to strut on the world stage, appears intent on regaining his nation's lost stature. But the reality is that Russia is a nation in decline. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:34:06 EST Obama goes around Congress http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/150916780/Obama-goes-around-Congress A new Obama executive order effectively legislates climate change. Not content with Congress's unwillingness to legislate on climate change to his expectations, the president issued a November 1, 2014, executive order that creates a de facto... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:33:03 EST Girls Scout Troop 227 gives back http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/150917164/Girls-Scout-Troop-227-gives-back Photos submitted Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:32:02 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150889842/News-in-Brief Health exchange processes 100,000 in past month Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:31:06 EST A healthy, happy holiday food season http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/150917072/A-healthy-happy-holiday-food-season During the holiday season, from Thanksgiving through New Year's Day, most people end up eating a lot more than they should. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:29:03 EST $2M awarded to improve state health care http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150917229/$2M-awarded-to-improve-state-health-care Kentucky will receive up to $2,000,000 to design health care payment and service delivery models that will improve health care quality and lower costs, Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia M. Burwell has announced. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:26:04 EST HC RAP workouts to begin soon http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150893843/HC-RAP-workouts-to-begin-soon Let me begin by saying we are so excited to be starting our third year of basketball workouts at HC RAP. If you have not heard of HC RAP or just haven't had a chance to participate in our program let me tell you a few things about us. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:24:04 EST Lady Dragons bounce back http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150896954/Lady-Dragons-bounce-back South Laurel's second trip to Harlan County in three days wasn't any more successful than the first as the Lady Cards fell 63-45 at Harlan on Monday, two days after a 19-point defeat at Harlan County. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:05:05 EST Second punch floors Bears http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150896988/Second-punch-floors-Bears Given their second shot at a 13th Region heavyweight, the Harlan County Black Bears showed they had learned how to take a punch since a 19-point loss last week at Knox Central. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:03:03 EST Today in History http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/150900549/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Wednesday, Dec. 17, the 351st day of 2014. There are 14 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:05:06 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/150887221/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). Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:05 EST Pass civics test to graduate? http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150880979/Pass-civics-test-to-graduate A national campaign started by a group called the Civics Education Initiative wants that to be the case, and is aiming to get all 50 states to require their high school students to pass the U.S. naturalization civics test. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:55:03 EST