Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS Feed http://harlandaily.com/ http://harlandaily.com/ Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:25:10 EST 1800 (No heading) http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-sports/150879017/ For 30 basketball seasons, from 1976 to 2005, the basketball court at Leslie County High School was his home away from home. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:05:05 EST Hoover faces challenge in House http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/150931677/Hoover-faces-challenge-in-House The Kentucky Republican Party failed miserably in achieving its top legislative goal for the 2014 General Election. Not only did the GOP fail to achieve a majority in the Kentucky House of Representatives for the first time since 1921, it did not gain... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:02:03 EST Congress defunds Internet giveaway http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/150931922/Congress-defunds-Internet-giveaway No sooner had the omnibus bill's language been dropped, including language defunding the Internet giveaway, than advocates were urging the National Information and Telecommunications Administration (NTIA) to simply ignore the clear prohibition,... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:57:03 EST Time we had a say http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/150931096/Time-we-had-a-say Election season is a special time in Kentucky. Next to basketball season, there doesn't seem to be a time that gets Kentuckians more excited. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:56:02 EST Tips to prevent holiday stress, depression http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/150932259/Tips-to-prevent-holiday-stress-depression The holidays can be a very stressful time for anyone. If we're prone to anxiety, depression or other issues, it is definitely a trying time. Stress, even if it's good, has a huge effect on our moods and emotion. Here are a few suggestions... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:54:05 EST Christmas joy is contagious http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/150932173/Christmas-joy-is-contagious Since the true meaning of Christmas is the gift of God's son to mankind as a baby born half God and half man, it seems appropriate that the greatest joys we see at Christmas come through children. Children can spread joy better than anyone else,... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:51:05 EST Keep pets happy, healthy this holiday season http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/150932451/Keep-pets-happy-healthy-this-holiday-season (StatePoint) The holiday season can mean new routines, new décor and new foods in your home. While these temporary changes can be exciting for people, they can be hazardous to pets. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:51:05 EST Do you believe in earthly angels? http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features/150932569/Do-you-believe-in-earthly-angels Editor's note: The following is an article that was submitted for Civitas Media's “Faith and Family” publication, which was recently included in many Civitas newspapers. Readers submitted stories that were poignant,... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:50:02 EST Banging out year with a big and bad bunch of whimpers http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150927352/Banging-out-year-with-a-big-and-bad-bunch-of-whimpers This year's slate of Thursday night openers to each NFL week will apparently come to an end on a rather ignominious low note. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:48:04 EST Today in History http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/150916572/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Thursday, Dec. 18, the 352nd day of 2014. There are 13 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:43:04 EST 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