Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS NEWS Feed http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:53:28 EST 1800 ‘Discount’ cars stolen http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50719236/Discount-cars-stolen Over $20,000 in merchandise, including three vehicles, was reported stolen by a business on U.S. 119 over the weekend, and a reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:10:03 EST Library tax rates set http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50697165/Library-tax-rates-set Harlan County Public Library Director Rich Haynes addressed the Harlan County Fiscal Court recently and reported the 2014 tax rates set for the Harlan County public library district. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:40:08 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50715354/News-in-Brief Japanese company to open facility in Corbin Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:28:09 EST State political parties post fundraising totals http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50719328/State-political-parties-post-fundraising-totals FRANKFORT (AP) — Kentucky's two major political parties raised close to $1 million combined in August leading up to the pivotal November elections. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:10:07 EST State aiming to revamp services for elderly http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50715992/State-aiming-to-revamp-services-for-elderly LOUISVILLE (AP) — Kentucky is overhauling its elderly services with the aim of stretching resources and helping aging baby boomers remain independent and live out their final years at home, rather than in an institution. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:06:06 EST City schools raise tax rate http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50717499/City-schools-raise-tax-rate As has been the case with most other local governments this year, the Harlan Independent Schools are raising their tax rates for the fiscal year 2014-2015. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:55:03 EST School district drops weight-lost contest http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50717911/School-district-drops-weight-lost-contest PIKEVILLE (AP) — An eastern Kentucky school district is dropping its plans for a weight-loss competition among its students. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:48:05 EST Missing teen found unharmed http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50718360/Missing-teen-found-unharmed A 16-year-old boy on a dirt bike who went missing Sunday night has been found off his planned course but alive and well.Harlan County Emergency Management Director David McGill said the juvenile was found at 11 a.m. Monday. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:43:02 EST Evarts Police recognized for their efforts http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50669695/Evarts-Police-recognized-for-their-efforts Nola Sizemore | Daily Enterprise Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:51:05 EST Coming alongside http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-religion/50697785/Coming-alongside In World War II, many of our ships were severely damaged by enemy action. Often, another ship would “come alongside” the damaged ship to help with repairs. The ships would share electrical power, water hoses for fighting fires, pumps for... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 06:23:07 EST FRYSC sponsors several programs http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features-news_education/50697755/FRYSC-sponsors-several-programs The Cumberland Elementary School and Harlan County FRYSC has sponsored several events for students during September. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 06:19:08 EST Pressure to change, power to remain http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-religion/50697777/Pressure-to-change-power-to-remain (Daniel 1:4-9) Along the timberline in the Rocky Mountains grows an evergreen called the Bristlecone Pine. These gnarled trees can live for hundreds of years. Over the years many have been bent by the pressure brought to bear by relentless... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 04:20:08 EST The Islamic State and Psalm 83 http://harlandaily.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50697805/The-Islamic-State-and-Psalm-83 Have you ever had that feeling that something was about to happen? You don't know what it is, but something is going on. The world is teetering, it is on the edge, everyone knows it, everyone can sense that feeling that something is about to... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:25:11 EST Scottish singer featured in concert http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50687660/Scottish-singer-featured-in-concert Scottish singer Barbara Dickson, visiting the United States to play for the first time in concert, will be featured Sept. 26 in Big Stone Gap, Va. presented by the Pro-Art Association and the Big Stone Gap Celtic Festival. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 13:38:04 EST Hilltop Ministry now located in Loyall http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50654813/Hilltop-Ministry-now-located-in-Loyall Hilltop Ministry, serving Harlan County since 1997, has now found a new home at 204 County Pike, near the First Baptist Church, in Loyall. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 12:42:08 EST Coal Country Crusade a success http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-religion/50670670/Coal-Country-Crusade-a-success When you mention Log Mountain the thought that comes to mind is Bell County Bobcat football. This named location is synonymous with football because of the success of the high school program there. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:53:12 EST In search of cemeteries in Harlan County http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features/50688744/In-search-of-cemeteries-in-Harlan-County My interest for searching for cemeteries in Harlan County didn't come on all at once. In our quest to find the graves of our ancestors, I became engrossed in the challenge of finding something that might and might not exist. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:26:04 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50696820/Whats-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 copy of the announcement by our office at 1548 Hwy. 421 South (beside Hardee's). Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:00:10 EST Raised on radio http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50685683/Raised-on-radio Barely a teenager when his radio career began, Jim Morgan has spent a half century on the airwaves at WHLN Radio. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:08:10 EST Short property to get fence http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50682403/Short-property-to-get-fence Returning to a meeting of the Evarts City Council on Tuesday, Giona Town Road residents Bobbie Short and her daughter Linda Glisson asked that action be taken to prevent ATVs from trespassing on their property, because of the road being blocked with... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:10:06 EST