Middlesboro City Police Department Sgt. Eddie Myers has served the area as a member of law enforcement for 15 years. During those years, he learned many things which impacted his job as a public servant and influenced his daily life as a police...
MSHA announces results of April impact inspections
The utility rate hike challenged before the Kentucky Public Service Commission has been settled and school districts will still see significant, though lessened, cost increases as a result.
Carlton Hughes, a professor of communication at Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College, will have a play published soon in a new anthology. The book, “Christmas: Programs, Dramas, and Skits for Youth,” will be released in...
In support of “Black Bear Bike Night”, held annually in Cumberland and hosted by the Cumberland Tourist Commission, SAG Motorcycle Club will open this year's event.
Springtime brings about a plethora of outdoor recreation including cookouts, camping and fun on the water. It also brings out black bears.
Does Rowan County really need a jail four times larger than its existing lockup?Can the county afford to spend as much as $20 million on a project that will consume its debt capacity for the next 20 years?
If you're looking for excitement, East Coast Off-Road Racing Series (ECORS) will host extreme 4X4 endurance racing at the Harlan County Campground at Putney June 19-20. This is an all-day UTV Jeep Toyota unlimited open race.
FRANKFORT — Warmer weather and water temperatures climbing into the 70s tell catfish that it's time to spawn, and anglers who pursue them know from experience the period from late spring into early summer is prime time.
Due to a main line break, Black Mountain Utility District has issued a boil-water advisory for all of Coxton and Eastbrook. Bring water to a rolling boil for one minute for consumption.
Members of the Cumberland River Drug Task Force executed a search warrant Wednesday at the residence of Roy Sizemore on Honda Lane in Dewitt.
The Harlan County Sheriff's Office headed up a multi-agency drug roundup on Wednesday, teaming up with other local police departments and the Kentucky State Police.
The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low interest loans to Harlan residents affected by storms and flooding. Anyone who suffered financial hardships this year related to storms from Feb. 14, through March 8, is encouraged to apply. A...
No additional recanvass requests following primary electionFRANKFORT (AP) — No other candidates have requested a review of Kentucky's primary election results.
LEXINGTON (AP) — Attorneys say federal officials have sent notices that they intend to suspend payments for some clients of an eastern Kentucky disability lawyer, citing suspected fraud.
Harlan County Community Action Agency (CAA) is sponsoring a Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) The Summer Food Service Program was established to ensure that low income children continue to receive meals when school is not in session.
Ky. GOP website hackedFRANKFORT (AP) — The Kentucky Republican Party's website has been hacked by a group called Slim El & AnonCoders Team.
Dr. Pearlie M. Johnson, of the Department of Pan-African Studies and Art History at the University of Louisville, is conducting a research project on Kentucky quilters and their quilts and/or family quilts.
An Evarts man is facing multiple counts of wanton endangerment after allegedly exited his home and discharging a firearm.Jacob Helton, 24, was arrested on Saturday by Evarts City Police Sgt. John Teagle.
Kentucky State Police Trooper Rodney Sturgill is investigating a single-vehicle collision that occurred on KY 219 in Wallins Creek on Tuesday. The crash left one teen injured and a residence with damage.
The Evarts City Fire Department acquired a new fire truck the city has been working toward receiving for some time.Mayor Eddie Manning called on Fire Chief Cledo Powers for his report.
On average, 24 people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence or stalking by an intimate partner in the United States (more than 12 million women and men a year, according to national domestic violence statistics).
Addressing issues in Kentucky on a global scale, several officials from the educational and political worlds spoke at Harlan County High School on Thursday during the Harlan County High School Global Competency Day program, held to inform students of...
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