Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS news Feed http://harlandaily.com/section/news http://harlandaily.com/section/news Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:24:29 EST 1800 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 Hosea and Gomer, Jesus and you http://harlandaily.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/151468319/Hosea-and-Gomer-Jesus-and-you (Hosea 3:1) Of all the stories from the Old Testament prophets, the most endearing and well-known may be the story of Hosea and Gomer. Theirs is a love story. As it is for all love stories one must understand the backdrop in which the story is... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 07:10:32 EST Pope praised for tourism work http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/151439189/Pope-praised-for-tourism-work Former District 1 Magistrate Jonathan Pope was lauded at a recent meeting of the Tri-City Trail Town Task Force for his efforts in promoting tourism in the county during his four-year tenure in office. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 09:10:32 EST Harlan honored in KFB’s County Activities of Excellence Program http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/151463223/Harlan-honored-in-KFBs-County-Activities-of-Excellence-Program LOUISVILLE — Harlan County Farm Bureau was honored as one of the five winners in the 2014 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) County Activities of Excellence program. All five recipients of the award were recognized during the December 4 general session... Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:25:31 EST Million dollar budget cut looming http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151461315/Million-dollar-budget-cut-looming Analysis of the future financial condition of Harlan County Schools has convinced Superintendent Mike Howard of the need to plan for spending reductions of nearly $1 million in the coming year. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:35:33 EST Residents work to ‘Stop the Mud’ http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/151465822/Residents-work-to-Stop-the-Mud A campaign by some residents who live along KY 987 East below Martins Fork Lake in the Cawood area to “Stop the Mud” appears to have brought positive results, but it came a little late for one young woman. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:35:34 EST Local scholarships available for students http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features-news/151465036/Local-scholarships-available-for-students Organizations in Harlan County have announced scholarships that are available for local students. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:30:33 EST School list http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/151465068/School-list JACESThe following students have been named to the James A. Cawood Elementary School honor roll list for the second nine weeks of the 2014-2015 school year (*denotes all A's): Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:30:31 EST Arrest Records http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/151466123/Arrest-Records (Compiled for the Enterprise by Joe P. Asher)The following individuals were recently lodged in the Harlan County Detention Center:• Conley Cotton, 38, of Harlan, fourth-degree assault; Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:25:33 EST Benham raises water rates to pay for repairs http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/151446348/Benham-raises-water-rates-to-pay-for-repairs The Benham City Council met in a special called meeting on Wednesday to address an emergency issue at the city's sewer plant. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:35:32 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151460928/News-in-Brief Teen accused in crime spree charged with statutory rape Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:15:37 EST Attorney: Smith can’t be charged with DUI during session http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151465248/Attorney:-Smith-cant-be-charged-with-DUI-during-session FRANKFORT (AP) — A state senator is trying to have his DUI charge dismissed because the state constitution bans lawmakers from being arrested while the legislature is in session. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:15:34 EST Evarts considering fire truck http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/151451980/Evarts-considering-fire-truck The city of Evarts is working on acquiring a new fire truck.Mayor Eddie Manning asked Fire Chief Cledo Powers for the fire report during a meeting on Tuesday, which ended with a discussion about a new truck. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:50:31 EST Attorney: Smith can’t be charged with DUI during session http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151461070/Attorney:-Smith-cant-be-charged-with-DUI-during-session FRANKFORT (AP) — A state senator is trying to have his DUI charge dismissed because the state constitution bans lawmakers from being arrested while the legislature is in session. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:45:32 EST State 2014 highway fatality figures increase from 2013 http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/151460160/State-2014-highway-fatality-figures-increase-from-2013 FRANKFORT — Highway fatalities in Kentucky increased in 2014 after a record low in 2013. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:20:33 EST KSP probes murder http://harlandaily.com/news/news/151461271/KSP-probes-murder Kentucky State Police are investigating the murder of a woman in the East Pineville community of Bell County.The victim has been identified as Debra K. Baker, 55, of Middlesboro. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:15:34 EST