A ‘foul’ fest

A ‘foul’ fest

Harlan led from start to finish Monday — which turned out to be a long, long time — in a 69-52 win over visiting Middlesboro that all but ...

January 24th, 2017 |  


Bears pull away in second half to down Tigers

Bears pull away in second half to down Tigers

BARBOURVILLE — Mike Jones’ Harlan County Black Bears continue to fine tune themselves for a run at the program’s first 13th Regional...

January 24th, 2017 |  


After a breakout sophomore season when she helped lead the Harlan Lady Dragons to a 13th Region Tournament title, Harlan’s Mackenzie King has fo...

January 23rd, 2017 updated: January 24th, 2017. |  


Defending region champs roll past Harlan

Defending region champs roll past Harlan

LONDON — Hoping to follow a similar plan to success that he used as the Harlan girls coach, Derrick Akal entered his first season in charge of t...

January 23rd, 2017 |  


Local Sports

Devils extend win streak by downing Comets, SkinsWallins ran its win streak to seven, winning 54-29 on Thursday at Cumberland and 59-44 on Friday at C...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Green, Gross power HCHS past Red Devils

Green, Gross power HCHS past Red Devils

During a winning streak that reached 15 games on Saturday with a 60-54 win over Russell in the Lady Hawks Hoops Classic at Pike Central, the Harlan Co...

January 22nd, 2017 updated: January 22nd, 2017. |  


Freshmen guards lead South over HHS

Freshmen guards lead South over HHS

LONDON — The talented South Laurel tandem of Amerah Steele and Ally Collett entered the season as very likely the best young backcourt in the 13...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Cats beat Gamecocks to take over first

Cats beat Gamecocks to take over first

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s latest claim to Southeastern Conference supremacy involved overcoming an injury to its catalyst and uneve...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Black Bears rally to avoid upset at Bell

Black Bears rally to avoid upset at Bell

LOG MOUNTAIN — For much of the nine-year history of Harlan County High School, the Bell County gymnasium has often been a house or horrors for H...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 21st, 2017. |  


Lady Bears extend win streak to 14

Lady Bears extend win streak to 14

LOG MOUNTAIN — In order to stay with this year’s version of the Harlan County Lady Bears, Bell County coach David Teague knew he had to ga...

January 20th, 2017 |