Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS NEWS Feed http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS http://harlandaily.com/section/NEWS Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:13:04 EST 1800 County OKs sewer project http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50682700/County-OKs-sewer-project A local company was awarded a contract in excess of $2 million by the Harlan County Fiscal Court during its monthly meeting Thursday. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:33:06 EST Probation revoked on 10-year sentence for drug charges http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50687373/Probation-revoked-on-10-year-sentence-for-drug-charges A man lost his chance of staying out of jail on drug charges when his probation was revoked in Harlan County Circuit Court on Thursday. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:23:04 EST Rollover wreck injures 3 http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50688488/Rollover-wreck-injures-3 A total of seven people were involved in a two-vehicle collision Thursday on U.S. 119.Three were transported for medical treatment, two by AirEvac. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:53:12 EST Haunted trail aims for high spirits at off road festival http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50684960/Haunted-trail-aims-for-high-spirits-at-off-road-festival Typical autumn activities include hayrides, pumpkin patches and spending time outdoors in the cool weather. Wilderness Trail Off-Road Park has a returning fall-favorite with their annual Haunted Trail on Sept. 27. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:38:05 EST Board sets tax rates http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50673082/Board-sets-tax-rates The Harlan County Board of Education has formally adopted tax rates and a working budget for the 2014-15 school year. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:20:06 EST State unemployment rate falls in http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50684466/State-unemployment-rate-falls-in FRANKFORT — Kentucky's seasonally adjusted preliminary unemployment rate for August 2014 dropped to 7.1 percent from a revised 7.4 percent in July 2014, according to the Office of Employment and Training (OET), an agency of the Kentucky... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:16:09 EST ‘Shop with a Trooper Campaign’ scheduled http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50683957/Shop-with-a-Trooper-Campaign-scheduled Kentucky State Police Post 10 in Harlan “Shop with a Trooper Campaign” is scheduled in December. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:59:08 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50683063/News-in-Brief I-75 lane closures set for next week Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:56:06 EST Grand jury adds charges to Fort Knox contractor http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50683729/Grand-jury-adds-charges-to-Fort-Knox-contractor LOUISVILLE (AP) — A federal grand jury has added charges against a former federal military contractor accused of writing a federal contract and creating a job with a private company at Fort Knox that ultimately worked to his financial... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:34:10 EST State improves in highway condition, cost-effectiveness rankings http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50684786/State-improves-in-highway-condition-cost-effectiveness-rankings LOS ANGELES — Kentucky ranks 10th in the nation in overall highway performance and cost-effectiveness in the latest Annual Highway Report by Reason Foundation. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:33:08 EST Boil-water advisory lifted http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50683936/Boil-water-advisory-lifted Cawood Water District has lifted the boil-water advisory for all customers. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:47:07 EST What’s Goin’ On http://harlandaily.com/news/local_features/50668133/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). Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:12 EST ‘Zombies’ to invade downtown Evarts http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50660604/Zombies-to-invade-downtown-Evarts Zombies will soon walk the streets of downtown Evarts. Or, at least people who look like zombies, dressed with hollow eyes and torn clothing. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:59:07 EST IDA hears Harlan Haunt Fest plans http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50670248/IDA-hears-Harlan-Haunt-Fest-plans A Haunt Fest is coming to Harlan. The Harlan County Industrial Development Authority heard a summary of the upcoming event during a meeting on Tuesday. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:47:03 EST Animals run wild in Evarts http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50669228/Animals-run-wild-in-Evarts While giving a report to members of the Evarts City Council on Tuesday, Evarts Police Chief Lupe Blas said his department has received calls from residents and school officials concerned about animals running loose in the city. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:39:08 EST Fire Department has rescue mascot http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50372383/Fire-Department-has-rescue-mascot Two years ago on a cold dark rainy day, a little black puppy showed up at the Harlan Fire Station. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:01:06 EST Nearly 90 seek SOAR top position http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-news/50669643/Nearly-90-seek-SOAR-top-position A committee is in the process of interviewing candidates for the crucial position of SOAR (Save Our Appalachian Region) executive director. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:50:08 EST 4th-graders celebrate Constitution Day http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-local_features/50670430/4th-graders-celebrate-Constitution-Day Photos submittedHarlan Elementary School fourth-grade students celebrated Constitution Day by performing a skit about our Founding Fathers.Photos submitted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:39:07 EST Obama takes center stage in state’s Senate race http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50668517/Obama-takes-center-stage-in-states-Senate-race FRANKFORT (AP) — President Barack Obama is playing a starring role in Kentucky's fierce Senate race, with new ads putting him at the center of the contest for Republican Mitch McConnell's seat despite Democrat Alison Lundergan... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:34:11 EST News in Brief http://harlandaily.com/news/news/50668426/News-in-Brief Police: Girl charged in school threat case Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:29:12 EST