Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS Feed http://harlandaily.com/ http://harlandaily.com/ Sat, 20 Dec 2014 07:50:55 EST 1800 Today in History http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/150938483/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Saturday, Dec. 20, the 354th day of 2014. There are 11 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:11:06 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/150944680/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, 20 Dec 2014 00:00:02 EST Wallins honors its champion http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150879028/Wallins-honors-its-champion A coach, teacher, principal and magistrate during his decades of service to Wallins Elementary School and the surrounding community, Jim Roark is still missed by the people who knew him best, three years after his death. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:57:05 EST Pet of the Week http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/150948730/Pet-of-the-Week Meet Maddie! He is available at the Bell County Animal Shelter. He is a domestic short hair, 5 months old, very sweet, loves petting and is very calm. The adoption fee is $70 which includes a free vet exam, mild deworming, shots and spay surgery. If... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:09:04 EST Council hears from residents http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/150932537/Council-hears-from-residents The Evarts City Council heard from two residents during their regular scheduled meeting held on Tuesday. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:46:06 EST Cumberland organizes new associations http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/150945579/Cumberland-organizes-new-associations The city of Cumberland now has a restaurant and hotel/motel association with businessmen Randy Brackett as the president of the restaurant association and Glenn Baker as the president of the hotel/motel association. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:43:04 EST Local-option sales tax unveiled as House Bill 1 http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150950125/Local-option-sales-tax-unveiled-as-House-Bill-1 FRANKFORT – House Speaker Greg Stumbo and House Majority Whip Tommy Thompson joined with House Minority Floor Leader Jeff Hoover, Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer, Lexington Mayor Jim Gray and Daviess County Judge-Executive Al Mattingly on Friday... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:32:03 EST Local Sports http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150937346/Local-Sports Smallwood, Hawkinslift Wallins past WildcatsElisha Smallwood scored 21 points and Jared Hawkins added 13 as Wallins defeated visiting Rosspoint 51-33 on Tuesday in seventh- and eighth-grade basketball action. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:31:03 EST Post 10 wins ‘Cram the Cruiser’ campaign http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/150944712/Post-10-wins-Cram-the-Cruiser-campaign Harlan County residents did much more than “Cram the Cruiser” this week — they crammed the shelves of local food pantries, the kitchen at Christ's Hands and agency programs. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:29:10 EST It’s Christmas and… http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/150937442/Its-Christmas-and It's Christmas and I think of church pageants, the treat from the United Mine Workers of America and the little scrubby pine that my brother Bill and I chopped down with a hatchet and decorated with cotton balls. And then there are the negatives... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:20:05 EST Feds ignore own law on property rights http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/150932017/Feds-ignore-own-law-on-property-rights Interior Secretary Sally Jewell should explain why the Office of Surface Mining is subverting the federal law that created it and trying to reinstate the pernicious broad form deed that Kentucky repealed in 1988. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:17:12 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150906299/News-in-Brief State unemployment rate drops to 6-year lowFRANKFORT (AP) — Kentucky officials say the state's unemployment rate dropped to 6 percent in November, the lowest rate in more than six years. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:15:04 EST Shepherd battles Benham crime http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/150924135/Shepherd-battles-Benham-crime Benham City Police Officer Donald Ryan Shepherd has been a law officer for just over two years, but has already made a sizable contribution to the two-man police force. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:20:06 EST HCHS coasts past Lady Cavs http://harlandaily.com/news/sports/150930755/HCHS-coasts-past-Lady-Cavs WHITESBURG — With a starting lineup that includes three 6-footers, the Harlan County Lady Bears won't run across many teams this season that can match their size and strength. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:18:05 EST Today in History http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/150931756/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Friday, Dec. 19, the 353rd day of 2014. There are 12 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:08:06 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/150931494/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, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:04 EST Boat dock ‘bleeding’ money http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/150936153/Boat-dock-bleeding-money In a move designed to save the county money, the Harlan County Fiscal Court voted on Thursday to once again seek proposals for the operation of the Stone Mountain Boat Dock. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:39:02 EST Robbins denied bond reduction in shooting case http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/150937400/Robbins-denied-bond-reduction-in-shooting-case A man facing multiple charges stemming from an alleged shooting incident made an appearance on Thursday in Harlan Circuit Court. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:26:03 EST Community foundation helps county http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/150931045/Community-foundation-helps-county Focusing on helping Harlan County, the Harlan County Community Foundation, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization, is making plans for the new year. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:15:07 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/lifestyle/150905939/News-in-Brief Ex-coal CEO seeks W.Va. mine blast trial delay Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:08:11 EST