Water system improves

Water system improves

The Cumberland City Council heard an update on the city’s water system during a recent meeting.Mayor Charles Raleigh called on Water Supervisor ...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Tax reform measure introduced at state capitol

Tax reform measure introduced at state capitol

FRANKFORT — Advocates for modernization and fairness in Kentucky’s tax system filed a tax reform measure today for consideration by the Ke...

July 17th, 2017 |  


News in Brief

Deadline approaching to apply for drought assistanceNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The U.S. Small Business Administration says the deadline is approach...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Child dies in accidental drowning

Bell County Coroner Jay Steele issued a press release on Monday regarding the drowning of a child on Sunday.According to the release, the Bell County ...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Nelson discusses education in Frankfort

Nelson discusses education in Frankfort

Courtesy of LRC Public InformationDuring the Interim Joint Committee on Education Rep. Rick Nelson last week, D-Middlesboro, discusses the heightened ...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Summer Food Service Program sites listed

Harlan County CAA is sponsoring a Summer Food Service Program to ensure that low income children continue to receive meals when school is not in sessi...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Today in History

Today is Monday, July 17, the 198th day of 2017. There are 167 days left in the year.Today’s Highlights in History:On July 17, 1967, after seven...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Environmental groups say power plant ash is polluting lake

LOUISVILLE (AP) — Environmental groups have filed a lawsuit alleging a Kentucky power plant is illegally releasing pollutants from coal waste st...

July 16th, 2017 |  


Today in History

Today is Sunday, July 16, the 197th day of 2017. There are 168 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On July 16, 1945, the United S...

July 16th, 2017 |  


Cell phone courtesy goes a long way

A recent report indicated that 95 percent of Americans now own a cell phone of some kind. That did not include desktop or laptop computers, tablet com...

July 15th, 2017 |