NEWS


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HCHS senators
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HCHS student named to National Honor Choir

WIC navigators tackle participation decline

OWENSBORO (AP) — After more than 40 years of providing education and vital food to Americans, the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Wom...

August 19th, 2017 |  


KYEM to activate for eclipse

FRANKFORT — Kentucky Emergency Management (KYEM) will activate the State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) in Frankfort and a Regional Response...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Today in History

Today is Saturday, Aug. 19, the 231st day of 2017. There are 134 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On August 19, 1942, during W...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Commercial Bank to acquire Citizens Bank

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Commercial BancGroup, Inc., holding company of Commercial Bank based in Harrogate, announced Monday plans to purchase Citizen...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Bridge dedicated in honor of Banyas

Bridge dedicated in honor of Banyas

The Blair Street bridge in Cumberland was recently dedicated to George Banyas Jr. in recognition of his service in promoting peace and stability to th...

August 18th, 2017 updated: August 18th, 2017. |  


More details on murder case

More details on murder case

The sentencing of Michael and Kayla Curtis in the case concerning the murder of Tommy Ingersoll brought to a close a matter resulting in some of the s...

August 18th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Bears open season with rout of Ashland
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Bears to open season against Ashland

Bears to open season against Ashland

Eddie Creech knows the politically correct answer when someone asks him about the importance of the Black Bears’ season opener Saturday against ...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Evarts, New Harlan claim league wins

Jayden Ward ran for three touchdowns and passed for another as the Evarts Wildcats continued their strong start with a 34-14 win over the visiting Cum...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Picking Cats to post an 8-4 mark in 2017

Picking Cats to post an 8-4 mark in 2017

After several miserable years of losing, Kentucky finally bounced back last season in a respectable fashion and came up with a nice TaxSlayer Bowl cam...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Lady Dragons fall to South in opener

Lady Dragons fall to South in opener

Coming off the best season in school history, the Harlan Lady Dragons tested themselves early in the 2017 campaign against one of the 13th Region̵...

August 18th, 2017 updated: August 18th, 2017. |  


Luttrell era at HHS to begin Friday

Luttrell era at HHS to begin Friday

Preparing for a season opener can be difficult any year with teams and styles changing from one season to the next. Harlan and first-year coach John L...

August 17th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Dog show winner announced
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Join extension homemakers
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A popular game fish

Do you feel that you matter?

Professional counselors call it “mattering,” and while it’s a term most of us may seldom use, it’s something that’s impo...

August 19th, 2017 |  


What’s Goin’ On

What’s 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...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Local birth announcements listed

Local birth announcements listed

The following birth announcements have been submitted by Harlan ARH Hospital:JAXSON CARMICALJustin and Emily Carmical, of Baxter, are the parents of a...

August 18th, 2017 |  


What’s Goin’ On

What’s 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...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Soothing tips for fussy babies

Soothing tips for fussy babies

(StatePoint) Parents dealing with a fussy baby — especially one that has been recently fed, changed and loved — are eager to find ways to ...

August 17th, 2017 updated: August 18th, 2017. |  


OPINION


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We can be aware without being afraid

We can be aware without being afraid

Lately, people have been asking me about the coming eclipse and now the situation with North Korea. It seems whenever strange or crisis events are pre...

August 20th, 2017 |  


If you try vanishing cream, please leave your clothes on

If you try vanishing cream, please leave your clothes on

It was during a dinner party when the hosts’ two little children tiptoed into the dining room naked as jaybirds and walked quietly around the ta...

August 20th, 2017 |  


North Korea and the way christians think

North Korea and the way christians think

Within hours of North Korea making their threats again Guam and the United States, I started receiving phone calls asking if all that was going on was...

August 20th, 2017 |  


Why you should be an organ donor

Why you should be an organ donor

When you renew your driver’s license, the clerk asks, “Would you like to be an organ donor?”How do you respond? If you pass on this ...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Familiar sound predicts first frost

Familiar sound predicts first frost

I spent many late evening hours, during the last half of July and early August, sitting on the front porch listening for the first katydid call of the...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Municipalities right to seek split from KRS

It’s no secret that the Kentucky Retirement System is among the worst in the nation.The system now has, by some estimates, about $40 billion in ...

August 18th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA