Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS NEWS Feed http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:16:03 EST 1800 Shriners’ Kids Day celebrated http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50813928/Shriners-Kids-Day-celebrated Nola Sizemore | Daily Enterprise Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:47:04 EST Denim and Diamonds 2014 http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50801958/Denim-and-Diamonds-2014 Photos by Kevin Halpern | Daily Enterprise Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:29:03 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50814290/News-in-Brief Academy worker faces federal sex charges Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:18:03 EST Fundraiser scam alert http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150003122/Fundraiser-scam-alert KCEOC Community Action Partnership Head Start and Early Head is not conducting nor participating in the solicitation of a fundraising raffle for an iPad. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:15:05 EST 1,600 pounds of pills taken to UNITE drop boxes http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50804465/1600-pounds-of-pills-taken-to-UNITE-drop-boxes Residents across southern and eastern Kentucky brought 1,656.3 pounds of pills to drop box sites as part of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's ninth National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:10:04 EST Police: 1 child hurt, school evacuated in Louisville http://harlandaily.com/news/news/150003291/Police:-1-child-hurt-school-evacuated-in-Louisville LOUISVILLE (AP) — One child was injured and a high school was evacuated after a report of weapons seen on the campus in Louisville, police said Tuesday. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:05:05 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50798183/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). Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:06 EST Teenager flown out near ATV crash scene http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50800464/Teenager-flown-out-near-ATV-crash-scene A single vehicle wreck involving an ATV being operated on a public roadway sent a 17-year-old male rider to a trauma center on Saturday. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:14:05 EST Man arrested on trafficking drug charge http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50803777/Man-arrested-on-trafficking-drug-charge A Tennessee man was arrested Sunday at a Kentucky State Police checkpoint in Middlesboro on multiple charges, including drug trafficking. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:01:10 EST Boil-water advisories lifted, issued http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50804594/Boil-water-advisories-lifted-issued • Black Mountain Utility District has lifted the boil-water advisory for all of Sukey Ridge.• Cawood Water District has issued a boil-water advisory for Sugar Camp Road in Cawood. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:44:04 EST Enrollment bounces back in city schools http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50737938/Enrollment-bounces-back-in-city-schools Enrollment numbers are adding up a little better than they were at this time last year for the Harlan Independent School District. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:46:04 EST Arrest made in dog theft http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50802576/Arrest-made-in-dog-theft An alleged theft of a dog has resulted in the arrest of a woman on a charge of receiving stolen property.Gladys Wallace, 26, of Harlan, was arrested by Evarts Police Department Officer John Teagle on Thursday. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:40:04 EST Sharp drop in local enrollment http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50797582/Sharp-drop-in-local-enrollment Enrollments in eastern Kentucky public school districts, including the two in Harlan County, are falling as the region continues its economic struggles amid a declining coal industry. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:38:03 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50798447/News-in-Brief Coal billionaire sells most of state farmHARRODSBURG (AP) — West Virginia coal billionaire Jim Justice has sold most of a farm he purchased in central Kentucky. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:29:04 EST ‘Our dream, Harlan County clean’ http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50798178/Our-dream-Harlan-County-clean Working toward their mission of seeing “a clean Harlan County,” Lakis Mavinidis, Harlan County Solid Waste coordinator, addressed members of the Harlan Fiscal Court recently asking the court's permission to apply for a grant to clean... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:14:04 EST Signs of change in Harlan http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50798307/Signs-of-change-in-Harlan Kevin Halpern | Daily Enterprise Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:10:02 EST EKU Family of the Year http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50799931/EKU-Family-of-the-Year Photo by Terrence Humphrey | EKU Public Relations Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:37:07 EST Schools struggle as families flee coal country http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50797931/Schools-struggle-as-families-flee-coal-country PIKEVILLE (AP) — When it opened in 1990 amid boom times deep in eastern Kentucky coal country, Shelby Valley High School had nearly 1,000 students, with enough demand that it built an addition the next year. Now the mines are closing, and the... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:59:15 EST Kentucky Farm Bureau looks to the future http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50718315/Kentucky-Farm-Bureau-looks-to-the-future During an annual awards and appreciation luncheon held by the Harlan County Farm Bureau on Saturday, members were treated to grilled steaks and all the fixings. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 19:08:02 EST ColorFall helps public track leaf changes http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50793069/ColorFall-helps-public-track-leaf-changes Fall has arrived, and with it the 2014 edition of the ColorFall program touting peak foliage viewing areas and exciting autumn events around Kentucky. ColorFall is designed to aid public enjoyment and media coverage of autumn in the Bluegrass... Sun, 28 Sep 2014 18:41:07 EST