Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS Feed http://harlandaily.com/ http://harlandaily.com/ Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:37:09 EST 1800 ‘Zombies’ to invade downtown Evarts http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50660604/Zombies-to-invade-downtown-Evarts Zombies will soon walk the streets of downtown Evarts. Or, at least people who look like zombies, dressed with hollow eyes and torn clothing. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:59:07 EST IDA hears Harlan Haunt Fest plans http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50670248/IDA-hears-Harlan-Haunt-Fest-plans A Haunt Fest is coming to Harlan. The Harlan County Industrial Development Authority heard a summary of the upcoming event during a meeting on Tuesday. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:47:03 EST Animals run wild in Evarts http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50669228/Animals-run-wild-in-Evarts While giving a report to members of the Evarts City Council on Tuesday, Evarts Police Chief Lupe Blas said his department has received calls from residents and school officials concerned about animals running loose in the city. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:39:08 EST Unbeaten Eagles provide latest challenge for HCHS http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/50671776/Unbeaten-Eagles-provide-latest-challenge-for-HCHS Four fumbles in the first half a year ago in Paintsville ended any hopes the Harlan County Black Bears had of knocking off 4A power Johnson Central. The Eagles took advantage of the mistakes and built a 36-0 halftime lead on the way to a 36-14... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:09:05 EST Fire Department has rescue mascot http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50372383/Fire-Department-has-rescue-mascot Two years ago on a cold dark rainy day, a little black puppy showed up at the Harlan Fire Station. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:01:06 EST Henson, Johnson power Patriots to win over Union http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/50673460/Henson-Johnson-power-Patriots-to-win-over-Union Garry Henson and Dalton Johnson each topped the 100-yard mark as New Harlan pulled away for a 46-22 win over Union, Va., on Tuesday in Big Stone Gap, Va. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:59:05 EST Nearly 90 seek SOAR top position http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50669643/Nearly-90-seek-SOAR-top-position A committee is in the process of interviewing candidates for the crucial position of SOAR (Save Our Appalachian Region) executive director. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:50:08 EST 4th-graders celebrate Constitution Day http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50670430/4th-graders-celebrate-Constitution-Day Photos submittedHarlan Elementary School fourth-grade students celebrated Constitution Day by performing a skit about our Founding Fathers.Photos submitted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:39:07 EST Local Sports http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/50672281/Local-Sports urner, Allen leadJACES to first winEmily Turner and Amber Allen each scored eight points as James A. Cawood claimed its first win of the season by downing Green Hills 28-20 on Tuesday at JACES. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:38:07 EST Obama takes center stage in state’s Senate race http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50668517/Obama-takes-center-stage-in-states-Senate-race FRANKFORT (AP) — President Barack Obama is playing a starring role in Kentucky's fierce Senate race, with new ads putting him at the center of the contest for Republican Mitch McConnell's seat despite Democrat Alison Lundergan... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:34:11 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50668426/News-in-Brief Police: Girl charged in school threat case Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:29:12 EST Campaigns obscuring the truth http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/50670179/Campaigns-obscuring-the-truth LEXINGTON — If there was ever a week that this space needed to cut through the crap and clutter of Kentucky's U.S. Senate race, this is it. The facts and the truth have never been so obscured by the artifice, spin, stonewalling and... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:22:15 EST Study: Artificial sweeteners may promote diabetes http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50674069/Study:-Artificial-sweeteners-may-promote-diabetes NEW YORK (AP) — Using artificial sweeteners may set the stage for diabetes in some people by hampering the way their bodies handle sugar, suggests a preliminary study done mostly in mice. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:14:08 EST Eyeing 2016, Rubio pushes American strength abroad http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50674003/Eyeing-2016-Rubio-pushes-American-strength-abroad MIAMI (AP) — Sen. Marco Rubio called Wednesday for boosting defense spending and greater intervention abroad, positioning himself as the leading foreign policy hawk among Republicans considering runs for the White House. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:11:09 EST Authors visit Village Center Mall for book signing http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50660097/Authors-visit-Village-Center-Mall-for-book-signing Nola Sizemore | Daily Enterprise Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:09:10 EST Training burn held at Mary Alice http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50669839/Training-burn-held-at-Mary-Alice Nola Sizemore | Daily Enterprise Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:09:07 EST Dressen Church of God Ladies Auxiliary meet http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features/50668928/Dressen-Church-of-God-Ladies-Auxiliary-meet The Ladies Auxiliary of the Dressen Church of God met recently to plan upcoming events for the church. A picnic has been scheduled for Sunday at the Wallins Fellowship Center after Sunday School services end at 11 a.m. There will be no Sunday night... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:08:11 EST Fire Goodell for handling of Rice case http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/50669927/Fire-Goodell-for-handling-of-Rice-case National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell wrote his own pink slip with his inexcusable handling of the Ray Rice domestic violence case. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:06:10 EST Pro-Hillary Clinton group helping Senate Democrats http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50673826/Pro-Hillary-Clinton-group-helping-Senate-Democrats WASHINGTON (AP) — A pro-Hillary Rodham Clinton super PAC is dispatching staffers to key states before the fall elections and helping Senate candidates with fundraising, laying the foundation for a potential Clinton presidential bid in... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:03:06 EST Annual PAW’s event slated Saturday at Tractor Supply http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features/50669427/Annual-PAWs-event-slated-Saturday-at-Tractor-Supply Tractor Supply Company of Harlan will host their fourth annual PAW's event from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:49:07 EST