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County approves transfer of lift stations to city of Harlan

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County officials approved the preparation of two quit claim deeds to the city of Harlan after city officials receive funds from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) to upgrade sewage lift stations across the county.During a meeting of the Harlan Fiscal Court on Thursday, Consulting Engineer Leo Miller, with Leo Miller and Associates Engineering firm of Harlan, asked the court to transfer a deed to the sewage transfer station in Rio Vista to the city of Harlan.


Arch Coal idles mine complex in Va., Ky.

APPALACHIA, Va. (AP) — Arch Coal says it is idling the Cumberland River Coal Company complex in Wise County, Va., and Letcher County, Ky.Officials said Monday that more than 210 full-time positions are being eliminated by the move.Arch Coal CEO John Eaves says the company is responding to market challenges for metallurgical coal used to make steel. Eaves said the company’s strategy is to shift its portfolio toward higher-margin, lower-cost metallurgical coal ...

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Getting ready to kick off the season

Chris Jones|Daily EnterpriseHarlan sophomore Boone Allison worked on kickoffs during a recent practice sessions. Allison was one of the bright spots for the Dragons in last year’s 2-9 season as he took over kicking duties and also played on the offensive line.

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Collett returning to Red Bird to lead basketball program

Charles David Collett’s first job as a high school basketball coach has brought him back home.Collett, a coach the past five years at Stinnett Elementary School, is taking over as the boys basketball coach at Red Bird Mission School, inheriting a rebuilding job at one of eastern Kentucky’s smallest schools.“I attended and graduated from Red Bird in 1987, played four years of varsity basketball and it has been a dream of mine since I began coaching to so...

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Mayor says city looking at ‘tight times ahead’

Looking for ways to tighten the city’s belt financially, Sewer and Street Department Supervisor Mark Duff reported during a recent council meeting that the city will now only conduct trash pickups on the first and third Thursday of each month.He said if you have items that need to be picked up and “it’s going to be a truckload,” you can come to city hall and rent a truck.“We’ll bring it to you and you can load it and we’ll come b...

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News in brief

Project at Ky. coal plant to trap carbon dioxideHARRODSBURG (AP) — Kentucky elected officials and representatives from the U.S. Department of Energy will visit a central Kentucky coal power plant to tout a project that will capture and store carbon dioxide emissions.They will be breaking ground Monday on the carbon capture pilot system at the E.W. Brown Generating Station in Harrodsburg. The technology is designed to help old coal-burning power pla...

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Drug roundup conducted in Loyall

A rainy morning in Loyall was witness to a drug roundup on Saturday conducted by the Loyall City Police Department with the assistance of Harlan City Police.According to Loyall Police Chief Mike Lunsford, the roundup comes after a three-month investigation into drug activity in Loyall.“The majority of the people are from Loyall,” said Lunsford. “These transactions are happening in Loyall and just on the outskirts of town.”Lunsford said ...

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Getting geared up for back-to-school

The beginning of a new school year is just around the corner. The new start provides an opportunity for your child to participate in all kinds of extracurricular activities, some of which include sports. Sports are a great way for your child to get active, gain confidence, make friends and learn life skills like responsibility and teamwork. If your child has never played sports or is transitioning to a new school, check the school’s website for the types of sports they offer and whether...

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