Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS NEWS Feed http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS Wed, 30 Jul 2014 05:44:57 EST 1800 The Harlan Daily Enterprise print edition has new look http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50116446/The-Harlan-Daily-Enterprise-print-edition-has-new-look The print edition of the Harlan Daily Enterprise now features a new look designed to make the newspaper easier to read, more dependable in its layout, and more effective for our advertisers. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Task Force plans events for Tri-City area http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50060425/Task-Force-plans-events-for-Tri-City-area Upcoming events and grants were discussed by members of the Tri-City Task Force recently while meeting at the Tri-City Senior Citizens Center in Cumberland. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST HISD School Calendar http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50086663/HISD-School-Calendar The Harlan Independent School District will open the 2014-2015 school year for students on Wednesday, Aug. 6. The first day for Sunshine School students is Wednesday, Aug. 20. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Upcoming Waste Tire Collection Project set http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50100724/Upcoming-Waste-Tire-Collection-Project-set The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet's Division of Waste Management (DWM) will sponsor a waste tire collection event in Harlan County from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Aug. 14, 15 and 16. Residents can drop off unwanted tires free of charge at the... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Mining deaths on rise, 22 in first half of 2014 http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50102541/Mining-deaths-on-rise-22-in-first-half-of-2014 ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Twenty-two miners were killed in accidents during the first half of 2014, compared to 18 in the first half of 2013 and 19 for the same period in 2012. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Despite good news, benefit programs face problems http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50102758/Despite-good-news-benefit-programs-face-problems WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite some good news, Medicare and Social Security still face long-term financial problems as millions of baby boomers reach retirement. Social Security's disability program is already in crisis as it edges toward the... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Daily Bible Thought http://harlandaily.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50104882/Daily-Bible-Thought Love is the family resemblance the world should see in followers of Christ.Beloved, let us love one another, for love is of God; and everyone who loves is born of God and knows God. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Jury recommends death penalty in 1983 rape-murder http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50102635/Jury-recommends-death-penalty-in-1983-rape-murder LOUISVILLE (AP) — A Jefferson County jury has recommended the death penalty for a Louisville man convicted of raping and killing a woman in 1983. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Storm damage reported across county http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50101091/Storm-damage-reported-across-county Storms that moved through on Sunday left damage in several areas of the county. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Boil-water advisory issued http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50102026/Boil-water-advisory-issued Due to a main line break, Black Mountain Utility District has issued a boil-water advisory for all of Sukey Ridge and the Keith area. Bring water to a rolling boil for one minute before consumption. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Daily Bible Thought http://harlandaily.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50086680/Daily-Bible-Thought Through prayer, we have instant access to our Father.Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in time of need. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST City tries to collect delinquent taxes http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50045425/City-tries-to-collect-delinquent-taxes Collection of delinquent property taxes and unpaid privilege licenses highlighted a recent meeting of the Evarts City Council. Mayor Eddie Manning said nearly $23,000 in property taxes are delinquent and approximately $7,300 owed for privilege... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features/50091150/Whats-Goin-On Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Shriners Horse Show and Fair begins July 31 http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50032747/Shriners-Horse-Show-and-Fair-begins-July-31 Celebrating their 50th anniversary, the Harlan County Shriners (HCS) will host their annual horse show and fair July 31, Aug. 1 and Aug. 2 at the Shriners Fairgrounds in Putney. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Kentucky youth works his way into showbiz http://harlandaily.com/news/entertainment/50090136/Kentucky-youth-works-his-way-into-showbiz CADIZ (AP) — Anyone who has ever sat down to watch TV has, at some point, seen something on that screen that made them think, “Wow, that's cool, I wish I could do that.” Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50087729/Not-in-my-backyard:-US-sending-dirty-coal-abroad NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sarah Palin launches online subscription channel http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50087708/Sarah-Palin-launches-online-subscription-channel NEW YORK (AP) — Sarah Palin has started her own subscription-based online network. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘Sharknado’ sequel has bite, lots of laughs http://harlandaily.com/news/entertainment/50087672/Sharknado-sequel-has-bite-lots-of-laughs NEW YORK (AP) — Don't worry about me. The Sharknado Evacuation map supplied by Syfy network places me, as a resident of Lower Manhattan, smack in the zone most in peril this sharknado season. But I'll be ready. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sustainable Harlan: Energy for Change http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50086178/Sustainable-Harlan:-Energy-for-Change Sustainable Harlan: Energy for Change is a new exhibit opening July 31 at the Kentucky Coal Museum. The exhibit consists of photographs from around Harlan County and interviews with Harlan County residents about the challenges we face and our sources... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST State hospital live streaming video from NICU http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50090172/State-hospital-live-streaming-video-from-NICU BOWLING GREEN (AP) — A southern Kentucky hospital has begun live streaming video of newborns in its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, allowing parents and staff to keep an eye on the babies. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST