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Block Party

Those looking for something fun to do this weekend need look no further than the Harlan Center, the ... Read more | Add your comment

PMSS upcoming events

If enjoying down-home music and refreshments while helping out a couple of organizations is your idea of fun, ... Read more | Add your comment

Evarts Alumni reunion slated

The Evarts High School Alumni and Scholarship Association’s annual reunion will be held Aug. 31 - Sept. 1, ... Read more | Add your comment

Blues in the hills

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Jordan Smith releases new album

Jordan Smith, the Harlan County native who won season nine of the reality show The Voice, has released a new album. Read more | Add your comment

by Joe Asher.

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Web design seminar slated for Aug. 20

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College, along with Selling 2 the World, continue to spearhead professional growth within the community. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Today in History

Today is Tuesday, Aug. 21, the 233rd day of 2018. There are 132 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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What’s Goin’ On

The Harlan Daily Enterprise will publish local events in the community calendar free of charge as space allows. We do not accept submissions called in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Beth Key.

Sports

McCown still leads competition as Darnold emerges

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Josh McCown is still No. 1 on the New York Jets’ quarterback depth chart. At this point, though, he might ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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News Around the State

Ex-deputy accused of claiming pay for overtime not worked Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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News Around the State

Ex-deputy accused of claiming pay for overtime not worked Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Return to cronyism? State board sees no need for a national search for Ky. education commissioner

Acknowledging that the fix is in — and always has been — might be the most above-board thing the Kentucky Board of Education has done ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Bell Co. routs Middlesboro, 54-0

It didn’t take long for Bell County to set the tone on Friday. Before the Bobcats could make it halfway through the first quarter, they ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Cox hopes to build on Harlan’s success

Even though Shawna Cox is in her first season of coach of the Harlan volleyball team, her connection to the program goes back to the ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

Opinion

Trees preparing for winter

Even though we are in the hottest period of summer, it’s hard to believe that trees are already starting to prepare for winter. During the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Audio, video recordings catch slips

Perfect people will never work in government. People make promises and look good in television advertisements but people are people and that always means human ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Lady Dragons down HC in district opener

With a new coach and a rebuilt lineup, the Harlan Lady Dragons faced something of an uncertain future going into the 2018 season. The Lady ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

Sports

Ratliff’s 4-TD night too much for Bears

ASHLAND — If the Harlan County Black Bears had to face Ashland quarterback Braxton Ratliff and his speedy receiving corps every week, it would likely ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

Opinion

Smile at everyone

I don’t always feel like smiling. If the truth is told, sometimes I would rather weep. One day I was shopping and the cashier said, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Real commitment: Nothing kept early Ky. Baptists from church

TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. (KT) – In Kentucky’s frontier days, people had to travel for miles through dense forest, sometimes past bears and mountain lions, to get ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

The responsibility to learn from God on our own

It’s no secret there are many different ideas about religion and spirituality. I’ve studied different religions and even within my own faith of Christianity I ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Questions about eternity

When the lottery jackpot hit a billion dollars, nearly everywhere I went people were talking, “If I had a billion dollars …” As far as ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Drug problem increasing neglect with small children

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – The opioid crisis strikes at even the very youngest in Kentucky, according to a group that reviews child deaths and serious ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Potential new write-in rules could impact elections

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Spurred by new laws authorizing charter schools and making changes to the state’s pension system, an unprecedented 34 current and former ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

News: Bogus or authentic

What if we had no journalists? How would we have a sense of our region, our state, our nation – much less the world at ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Harlan native’s novels provides enjoyable summer reading

Now that winter is rearing its icy head, I am not one of those people who wax nostalgic about fireplaces and heating their homes with ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Tips for packing healthy school lunches on a budget

Back to school means back to lunch preparation for parents around the country. It’s a challenge that many parents take on, but often struggle to ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Today in History

Today is Saturday, Aug. 18, the 230th day of 2018. There are 135 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

News

What’s Goin’ On

The Harlan Daily Enterprise will publish local events in the community calendar free of charge as space allows. We do not accept submissions called in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Floyd opens season by downing Dragons

EASTERN — An 8-4 campaign and a trip to the second round of the 3A playoffs in 2017 was more than most expected from the ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

News

Boil-water advisory issued

Due to a main line break, Black Mountain Utility District has issued a boil-water advisory for KY 510 and all of Big Laurel area. Bring ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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News Around the State

Kentucky’s jobless rate rises slightly in July Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Battling food hardship: Many Kentucky families can’t buy enough food

It’s a staggering number. Eye-opening in fact. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Bowden all business in fall workouts

LEXINGTON (KT) — Lynn Bowden was relaxed and cutting up with his teammates during media day earlier this month, but that doesn’t mean he’s taking ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.