Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS NEWS Feed http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:07:36 EST 1800 County school board pursues property purchase http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151496035/County-school-board-pursues-property-purchase A long-standing parking problem at Cawood Elementary School has spurred the interest of the Harlan County Board of Education in acquiring some adjacent property. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:35:32 EST 2015 Black Bear Festival plans made http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/151430398/2015-Black-Bear-Festival-plans-made During a meeting of the Cumberland Tourism Commission on Tuesday, Director Tracy Bailey announced plans have begun for the 2015 Black Bear Festival held each year in Cumberland during the month of May. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:05:40 EST Suspect found under bed http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151502345/Suspect-found-under-bed A Harlan man is facing charges including escape after allegedly fleeing from police and later being found hiding under a bed.Shaun Vick, 24, was arrested by Harlan County Sheriff's Sgt. Chris Brewer on Friday. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:05:32 EST Woman charged with fraudulent use of credit card http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151465377/Woman-charged-with-fraudulent-use-of-credit-card A Bledsoe woman is facing a theft charge after allegedly charging up a debt of $1,500 on another person's debit card.Amanda Hubbard Sizemore, 33, was arrested by Harlan City Police Officer Derrick Noe on Thursday. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:50:32 EST Southern Baptist leaders call for integrated churches http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151497498/Southern-Baptist-leaders-call-for-integrated-churches NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Leaders in nation's largest Protestant denomination are preaching that integrated churches can be a key driver of racial justice in society. But that could be a hard sell to those sitting in Southern Baptist... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:50:34 EST Mom on trial accused of killing 5-year-old with salt http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151500089/Mom-on-trial-accused-of-killing-5-year-old-with-salt WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A confounding and heartbreaking murder case alleging that a mother purposely poisoned her 5-year-old son with salt and documented his decline on social media began Monday in the New York suburbs. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:45:36 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151496236/News-in-Brief Grimes to seek re-election as secretary of state Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:45:31 EST Kohl’s Cares Scholarship Program to begin http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151501641/Kohls-Cares-Scholarship-Program-to-begin Nominations for kids ages 6 to 18 will be accepted from Jan. 30 through March 13 at kohlskids.com for the 2015 Kohl's Cares® Scholarship Program. Nominators must be 21 years or older. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:40:33 EST School Choice Week in Kentucky is Jan. 25-31 http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151501474/School-Choice-Week-in-Kentucky-is-Jan.-25-31 FRANKFORT — School Choice Week began Monday in Kentucky and across America.Throughout the week, which runs through Jan. 31, there will be 95 school choice events across the Bluegrass State. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:40:33 EST HISD: 6th year as distinguished district http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/151500564/HISD:-6th-year-as-distinguished-district The students, staff, faculty and administration of Harlan Independent kicked off the new year with a district-wide celebration of the Unbridled Learning test results issued earlier in the school year. Students, parents and staff from Sunshine... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:40:32 EST Boil-water advisory issued http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/151497593/Boil-water-advisory-issued Due to a main line break, Black Mountain Utility District has issued a boil-water advisory for the Louellen, Holmes Mill and Closplint areas. Bring water to a rolling boil for one minute before consumption. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:50:31 EST Henderson couple to be featured on wildlife rescue series http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151497443/Henderson-couple-to-be-featured-on-wildlife-rescue-series HENDERSON (AP) — Linda Williams and Max Soaper usually turn into bed early — really early. The couple run the nonprofit Misfit Island, a wildlife rescue and rehabilitation center located on 500 acres of property off Zion Road, across from... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:40:32 EST At Koch summit, Rand Paul splits with Cruz, Rubio http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151497309/At-Koch-summit-Rand-Paul-splits-with-Cruz-Rubio WASHINGTON (AP) — Rand Paul is demonstrating how he could disrupt the Republican presidential field if he seeks the nomination, sparring with potential rivals over Iran, Cuba and the Pentagon's budget in a face-to-face forum that offered... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:35:38 EST Kentucky State Police has trooper shortage http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151497224/Kentucky-State-Police-has-trooper-shortage OWENSBORO (AP) — Kentucky State Police is about 100 troopers short of its authorized staffing level, due in part to retirements and challenges in finding recruits. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:35:36 EST Airport sees increase in passengers in 2014 http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151497266/Airport-sees-increase-in-passengers-in-2014 HEBRON (AP) — For the first time in almost a decade, there's been an increase in the number of passengers flying through the Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International Airport. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:30:33 EST If I were the devil http://harlandaily.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/151468465/If-I-were-the-devil (1 John 1:1-2:2) Every couple of years I like to remind us of wiles of the Devil. The following is an excerpt from a radio broadcast by Paul Harvey first aired in 1963. If I were the Prince of Darkness, I would want to engulf the whole world in... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:15:33 EST Harlan, Rosspoint capture Governor’s Cup titles http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/151464400/Harlan-Rosspoint-capture-Governors-Cup-titles Rosspoint Elementary School and Harlan Middle School claimed top honors in their respective districts in the 2015 Kentucky Governor's Cup competitions. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:20:31 EST Life after death http://harlandaily.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/151468634/Life-after-death Everyone, deep down in their soul will ask the question; some will state the question verbally while others will quietly ponder, “Is there life after death?” Is there a heaven, a hell, will I be reincarnated, or is this life all there is?... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 11:20:33 EST Pet of the Week http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/151372957/Pet-of-the-Week Courtesy photo Sun, 25 Jan 2015 10:40:33 EST Finding joy in the little things http://harlandaily.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/151468451/Finding-joy-in-the-little-things There was a couple having dinner together at a nice restaurant. The husband took his wife's hand at one point during dinner and was very lovingly caressing it. He didn't say a word, just stroked her hand and touched her wedding ring... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 10:10:31 EST