Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS NEWS Feed http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:30:43 EST 1800 Advisories issued, lifted http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50380739/Advisories-issued-lifted • Due to a main line break in Pineville, Cawood Water District has issued a boil-water advisory for all customers in Pathfork until further notice. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:21:05 EST 2 submit proposals to lease ‘Big Store’ http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50333893/2-submit-proposals-to-lease-Big-Store Two individuals, with two entirely different plans, are vying for the lease of the “Big Store” building adjacent to the Lynch City Hall. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:55:07 EST Board reluctantly agrees to debt settlement plan http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50360139/Board-reluctantly-agrees-to-debt-settlement-plan Nearly two decades removed from participation in a failed workers' compensation program, the Harlan County Board of Education has agreed to pay over $275,000 to settle old debts. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:46:06 EST Family discord lands 3 in jail http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50365571/Family-discord-lands-3-in-jail The routine task of serving warrants ended with a woman, her husband and a son all going to jail on various charges. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:38:04 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50364011/News-in-Brief Coroner: 3 dead before blaze beganINEZ (AP) — Officials say two women and a young girl found in the ruins of an eastern Kentucky house fire were killed before the blaze was set. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:10:12 EST Death sentence of 6-time killer upheld in state http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50369342/Death-sentence-of-6-time-killer-upheld-in-state LOUISVILLE (AP) — A six-time convicted killer condemned to death for a 1991 slaying in Kentucky has lost a bid for a new trial and sentencing after the state's high court on Thursday found that a large amount of evidence and testimony... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:58:08 EST Several local reunions set http://harlandaily.com/news/announcements-local_features/50366396/Several-local-reunions-set • James A. Cawood High School class of 2004's 10 YEAR REUNION will be held Aug. 29 and 30. All graduates are invited and will be attending the Harlan County High School football game on Friday evening, followed by dinner at The Portal, in... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:56:04 EST State retirement system to receive $23 million http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50369190/State-retirement-system-to-receive-$23-million LOUISVILLE (AP) — One of Kentucky's public pension systems lost $69 million because it unknowingly purchased risky mortgage-backed securities in the run up to the 2008 housing market crash. But Thursday, the system got $23 million of those... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:53:09 EST State Supreme Court upholds ethics rule http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50369683/State-Supreme-Court-upholds-ethics-rule LOUISVILLE (AP) — Prosecutors in Kentucky will no longer be able to require defendants as part of a plea agreement to waive their right to appeal bad advice from an attorney after the Kentucky Supreme Court on Thursday banned the... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:51:06 EST Advisory lifted http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50369103/Advisory-lifted Cawood Water District has lifted the boil-water advisory for Pathfork. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:41:08 EST Un-bear-able fun at the state fair http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50342091/Un-bear-able-fun-at-the-state-fair Kentucky State Fair photo Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:20:03 EST Family Dollar rejects Dollar General offer http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50364154/Family-Dollar-rejects-Dollar-General-offer MATTHEWS, N.C. (AP) — Family Dollar is rebuffing Dollar General's takeover bid, citing antitrust issues. The discounter's board supports its existing merger with Dollar Tree. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:28:11 EST Resident wants ‘bad’ road closed in Evarts http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50352556/Resident-wants-bad-road-closed-in-Evarts Asking that Giona Town Road be closed, Nolan Street resident Bobbie Short attended a meeting of the Evarts City Council on Tuesday. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:51:06 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50348915/Whats-Goin-On Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:26:04 EST Season kicks off for Dragons, Bears http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50348731/Season-kicks-off-for-Dragons-Bears Are you ready for some Kentucky high school football?If you answered yes, this is your lucky weekend, as both Harlan County teams kick off their seasons. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:16:06 EST Robbery case arrests up to 4 http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50317976/Robbery-case-arrests-up-to-4 Kentucky State Police Det. Craig Miller obtained an indictment warrant for another person in connection with an alleged robbery that resulted in one man being shot and seriously injured. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:15:02 EST Boil-water advisories issued http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50349358/Boil-water-advisories-issued • Due to a main line break, Cawood Water District has issued a boil-water advisory for Mary Alice to the end of the line. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:38:04 EST Bus rental spat comes as Senate candidates meet http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50349948/Bus-rental-spat-comes-as-Senate-candidates-meet FRANKFORT (AP) — The candidates in Kentucky's U.S. Senate race are answering questions together for the first time amid a squabble over a bus rental. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:29:17 EST New federal mining rule survives court challenge http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50349973/New-federal-mining-rule-survives-court-challenge LOUISVILLE (AP) — New federal rules that labor officials say could save lives at dangerous mining sites have survived a court challenge from mining industry groups. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:29:12 EST Retired teachers group meets http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features/50351604/Retired-teachers-group-meets The Harlan Area Retired Teachers recently met at the depot. Following the Pledge of Allegiance, the group enjoyed a delicious meal. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:27:03 EST