Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS NEWS Feed http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:14:36 EST 1800 News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50422666/News-in-Brief State gets $20 million grant for energy study Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:20:04 EST Bell County Farm Field Day planned http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50430781/Bell-County-Farm-Field-Day-planned Bell County Farm Field Day is planned Aug. 29 at the Bell County Fairgrounds, located at Fourmile. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:18:04 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features/50430668/Whats-Goin-On Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:16:05 EST Breathitt schools to remain under state control http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50430873/Breathitt-schools-to-remain-under-state-control FRANKFORT (AP) — The Kentucky Board of Education has decided to keep control of the Breathitt County school district for up to three more years. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:14:11 EST Youth minister indicted for sex abuse http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50436328/Youth-minister-indicted-for-sex-abuse A Virginia youth minister has been indicted on sex abuse charges involving a minor, stemming from an incident which is alleged to have occurred in Kentucky. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:14:10 EST Evarts plans big Labor Day Festival http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50334188/Evarts-plans-big-Labor-Day-Festival Finalizing plans for their upcoming Labor Day Festival slated for Saturday, members of the Evarts Tourist and Convention Commission reported everything is now in place for the event, which will be held in downtown Evarts. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:02:03 EST Harlan coal a hit at Kentucky State Fair http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50433082/Harlan-coal-a-hit-at-Kentucky-State-Fair The Kentucky State Fair is an opportunity for Kentucky counties to show off the best they have to offer, and Harlan County was no exception at this year's event. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:01:05 EST Man indicted for sexual abuse http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50405369/Man-indicted-for-sexual-abuse An indictment charging a man with sexually abusing a child under 12 was handed down by the Harlan County Grand Jury on Aug. 11. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:00:05 EST Grand Canyon walk honors KSP troopers http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50432524/Grand-Canyon-walk-honors-KSP-troopers Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rodney Brewer and Lt. Col. Jack Miniard trekked the Grand Canyon from rim to rim Aug. 22-24 in a 30-mile hike to honor all KSP troopers who currently serve and those who gave the ultimate sacrifice with their... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:53:11 EST UN panel: Global warming human-caused, dangerous http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50421404/UN-panel:-Global-warming-human-caused-dangerous WASHINGTON (AP) — Global warming is here, human-caused and probably already dangerous — and it's increasingly likely that the heating trend could be irreversible, a draft of a new international science report says. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:25:15 EST State leader pleads guilty in kickbacks scheme http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50430851/State-leader-pleads-guilty-in-kickbacks-scheme WEST LIBERTY (AP) — Circular saws squealed and construction workers hammered away on buildings, part of this Appalachian area's painstaking recovery from a deadly 2012 tornado. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:26:03 EST Grant spurs Toyota expansion in Michigan http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50421152/Grant-spurs-Toyota-expansion-in-Michigan YORK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. says it's expanding its technical center in Michigan and moving 250 jobs from Kentucky. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:21:08 EST Suggestions sought for state education standards http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50421447/Suggestions-sought-for-state-education-standards VERSAILLES (AP) — Kentucky's top education official unveiled a website on Monday designed to solicit anonymous feedback on the state's Common Core education standards. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:16:14 EST Man charged with threatening congressman http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50421876/Man-charged-with-threatening-congressman LOUISVILLE (AP) — A Richmond man has been charged with threatening U.S. Rep. Andy Barr and officials say he also spoke of wanting to kill former Congressman Ben Chandler. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:14:08 EST Lynch eyes info center http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50381304/Lynch-eyes-info-center The Harlan County Industrial Development Authority is checking into the possibility of aiding the city of Lynch in a project that may bring new jobs to the city. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:53:09 EST PMSS Fair Day: Exhibits, games and food http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50254181/PMSS-Fair-Day:-Exhibits-games-and-food Looking to spend a fun day with friends and family? The Pine Mountain Settlement School will host their annual Fair Day on Saturday from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on the school's campus. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:30:11 EST Parents face fine if Evarts kids break curfew http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50371528/Parents-face-fine-if-Evarts-kids-break-curfew The Evarts City Council has amended the city's Curfew For Minors Ordinance.The ordinance will go into effect following its second reading Monday night during a special called meeting of the council. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:26:12 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50412646/Whats-Goin-On Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:26:09 EST Jobless rate still high in Harlan http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50406371/Jobless-rate-still-high-in-Harlan Harlan County has seen a significant drop in its unemployment rate in the past year. However, it's also seen a big decline in the number of people in its workforce. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:16:13 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50405850/News-in-Brief Thousands of state records go to new buildingFRANKFORT (AP) — State officials have moved thousands of boxes of state records into a new facility in Frankfort. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:40:09 EST