Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS Feed http://harlandaily.com/ http://harlandaily.com/ Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:48:41 EST 1800 Today in History http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/150277296/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Saturday, Oct. 25, the 298th day of 2014. There are 67 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:01:13 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/150289205/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, 25 Oct 2014 00:00:10 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150223959/News-in-Brief Prosecutors seek to drop charges in drug case Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:53:09 EST Sentencing delayed by DUI arrest http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150293447/Sentencing-delayed-by-DUI-arrest A man set to be sentenced in Harlan Circuit Court on Friday received a new court date instead.Teddy Joe Reese, 26, of Coldiron, appeared with his attorney, Russell Alred, in front of Special Judge Daniel Ballou. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:15:06 EST Tour designed to help leaders of SOAR http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150290656/Tour-designed-to-help-leaders-of-SOAR SOMERSET — Fifty leaders from across southern and eastern Kentucky boarded a tour bus, dubbed by U.S. Rep. Harold “Hal” Rogers (KY-05) as the “Silicon Holler Express,” on Wednesday. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:12:04 EST Evarts discusses Zombies, abandoned cars http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150266510/Evarts-discusses-Zombies-abandoned-cars The Evarts City Council discussed plans for an upcoming event made to order for Halloween and other city business during a meeting on Tuesday. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:06:08 EST Smith, Cope to wed http://harlandaily.com/news/engagements/150209722/Smith-Cope-to-wed George Smith and fiancé Norma Thomas, of Harlan, and Rick and Debbie Robinson, of Harlan, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Rebecca Smith, to Matt Cope, son of Rick and Sandy Cope, of Benham, and Karen Cope and... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:05:04 EST Operation UNITE visits local schools http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/150276256/Operation-UNITE-visits-local-schools Operation UNITE's “On The Move” drug education and prevention program arrived at Harlan County High School on Tuesday and Harlan High School on Thursday. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:54:06 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150223957/News-in-Brief 101st Airborne to take over in Africa deploymentFORT CAMPBELL (AP) — The 101st Airborne Division is set to officially take command of an operation to build Ebola care centers in Africa. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:52:03 EST Student performance improves district ranking http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150290296/Student-performance-improves-district-ranking Students in Harlan County Schools continue to improve their performance on a broad range of measures designed to prepare them for college and careers after graduation. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:43:02 EST County approves contract with KTC for road salt http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150277698/County-approves-contract-with-KTC-for-road-salt During a special called meeting of the Harlan Fiscal Court on Thursday, the court approved a road salt agreement, for emergency basis only, between the county and the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet retroactive to Oct. 17. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:41:05 EST District Court Cases http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/150281593/District-Court-Cases The following cases were recently heard in Harlan District Court:(Compiled for the Enterprise by Joe Asher)• David Rowlett, theft by deception – dismissed; Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:29:05 EST EPA launches voluntary star-rating program http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150290894/EPA-launches-voluntary-star-rating-program WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing a new voluntary Drift Reduction Technology (DRT) program to encourage the use of verified, safer pesticide spray products to reduce exposure and pesticide movement while saving... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:14:05 EST Might as well join the fray http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/150292421/Might-as-well-join-the-fray Now that several of the big box stores, hereabouts ,have decided to forego Halloween and Thanksgiving decorations in favor of starting Christmas promos on Labor Day, I have decided that I can't beat them and that I may as well join the... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:07:04 EST Today in History http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/150277091/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Friday, Oct. 24, the 297th day of 2014. There are 68 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:01:10 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/150276451/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). Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:12 EST Loyall plans to purchase fire truck http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/150274856/Loyall-plans-to-purchase-fire-truck The city of Loyall may finally be getting a new fire truck. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:02:06 EST Car crash sends 1 to jail http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150278858/Car-crash-sends-1-to-jail A two-vehicle crash sent one to jail and two others to the hospital on Thursday.Joshua Hiestand, 25, of Evarts, was arrested by Harlan City Police Officer Branden Watts at approximately 8:45 a.m. at the scene. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:43:07 EST Local Sports http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150273875/Local-Sports Harlan Little League meeting set for SundayOfficer elections for the Harlan Little League will be held Sunday at Huff Park starting at 7 p.m. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:37:08 EST Laid-off miner turns to policing http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/150282156/Laid-off-miner-turns-to-policing When Branden Watts got laid off from the coal mines in Harlan County, he didn't give up and he didn't leave his hometown. A different career came along for Watts, which turned out to be policing. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:37:06 EST