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Questions, conflicts surround Harlan woman’s death

New information that has been made available in the case of a Harlan County woman’s death is in ... Read more | Add your comment

PHOTO: Honk, it’s my birth-month!

Coming up with creative new ways to do thing has been a COVID-19 staple the past year and ... Read more | Add your comment

Kentucky Doctor on COVID-19: ‘It’s Hard to Tell a 40-Year-Old They’re Going to be Dead Within 24 Hours and There’s Nothing We Can Do’

FRANKFORT – On Thursday during his weekly Team Kentucky update, Gov. Andy Beshear said the state is supporting ... Read more | Add your comment

HHS student selected for IT Apprentice Program

In partnership with the Dataseam, Harlan High School launched thier first ever Information Technology Apprentice. Through $1.5 Million ... Read more | Add your comment

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Questions, conflicts surround Harlan woman’s death

New information that has been made available in the case of a Harlan County woman’s death is in conflict with information provided by police about ... Read more | Add your comment

by Emily Perkins.

Sports

Pee wee football slated at HCHS

By Paul Lunsford Harlan County Pee Wee Football is under way once again. Last weekend marked the opening week. All games will be played at ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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HC wins 2 out of 3 games

By Paul Lunsford Leah Taulbee had two goals as Harlan County defeated visiting J. Frank White Academy (Tenn.) last week in soccer action. The Lady ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 17, 2021 9:45 am

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Slide repair operations start today on portion of KY 225 in Bell Co.

MANCHESTER – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists that slide repair operations start Friday, September 17 on a portion of KY 225 at mile ... Read more

by Special to The Harlan Enterprise, Friday, September 17, 2021 9:43 am

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Former Wildcat Duffy not currently on an NFL roster

Max Duffy was an all-American punter at Kentucky and won the Ray Guy Award as the nation’s top punter his junior season. However, he did ... Read more

by Larry Vaught, Friday, September 17, 2021 7:00 am

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State Provided More than $65 Million in Eviction, Utility Relief to Kentuckians

FRANKFORT – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear said the state has paid more than $65 million in rent and utility relief to Kentuckians during the pandemic, ... Read more

by Special to The Harlan Enterprise, Thursday, September 16, 2021 2:55 pm

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County one of 184 to receive project funding

MATEWAN, WV, September 16, 2021—Today, during a virtual event co-hosted by the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) and the Interagency Working Group (IWG) on Coal and ... Read more

by Special to The Harlan Enterprise, Thursday, September 16, 2021 11:59 am

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Kentucky’s Road Fund Subject of New Data Bulletin

FRANKFORT – Today, Kentucky Auditor Mike Harmon’s office released a data bulletin focused on the Commonwealth’s Road Fund, in particular the sources of revenue and ... Read more

by Special to The Harlan Enterprise, Thursday, September 16, 2021 11:50 am

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Federal Government Announces Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Shortage Due to Extraordinary Demand

FRANKFORT – Gov. Andy Beshear said the federal government announced a change in the way COVID-19 monoclonal antibody treatments will be distributed among states due ... Read more

by Special to The Harlan Enterprise, Thursday, September 16, 2021 10:26 am

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Principal Advisory Council discusses emotional well-being of educators in Kentucky

FRANKFORT – Members of the Kentucky Department of Education’s (KDE’s) Principal Advisory Council heard at their Sept. 14 meeting how the department is trying to ... Read more

by Special to The Harlan Enterprise, Thursday, September 16, 2021 10:24 am

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Vaccination proof or negative COVID test required for 2021 Kentucky Education Summit

FRANKFORT – The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) will require individuals attending the 2021 Kentucky Education Summit to present their original COVID-19 vaccination card or ... Read more

by Special to The Harlan Enterprise, Thursday, September 16, 2021 10:23 am

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KSP investigation deadly hit-and-run in Hazard

LOST CREEK – On September 15, 2021, just before 7 a.m., Kentucky State Police, Post 13, Hazard, received a call that a male subject had ... Read more

by Special to The Harlan Enterprise, Thursday, September 16, 2021 10:21 am

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KSP conducts death investigation in Whitley County

WILLIAMSBURG – On September 15, 2021, shortly after 1 p.m., Kentucky State Police London Post was notified by Whitley County Sheriff’s office of a possible ... Read more

by Special to The Harlan Enterprise, Thursday, September 16, 2021 10:20 am

Sports

Stoops may expand recruiting area

Would Mark Stoops consider maybe branching out his recruiting base more and have his staff spend more time in nearby Indiana and Illinois recruiting? “We ... Read more

by Larry Vaught, Thursday, September 16, 2021 7:00 am

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BMUD customers concerned about water

Black Mountain Utility District’s water customers have growing concerns about the water they are paying for after rust-colored water continues to be their normal. Locals ... Read more

by Emily Perkins, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 4:27 pm

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Two arrested after ‘prank call’ to Wallins Elementary

A threat alleging “Sponge Bob was going to throw a bag of hand grenades” at Wallins Elementary School has resulted in two juveniles being arrested ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 4:13 pm

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UPDATE: Missing woman’s body found in Bell County

On Sept. 14, 2021, KSP was notified at approximately 11 a.m. by a member of the Bell County Rescue Squad that they located a female ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 3:57 pm

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Local students graduate from Rogers Explorers program

Five Harlan County Students graduated from the Rogers Explorers program this summer hosted by The Center for Rural Development. Rogers Explorers is a summer youth ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 3:43 pm

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National Guard mobilized to offset hospital strain

Click here to watch the Sept. 13, 2021, COVID-19 press conference. In efforts to help offset the strain placed onto hospitals dealing with large amounts ... Read more

by Emily Perkins, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 3:29 pm

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9/11 remembered 20 years later

After 20 years, the attack on American soil that changed the course of history forever has not been forgotten as locals came together Saturday in ... Read more

by Emily Perkins, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 3:20 pm

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THE NEW DEALER: Kentucky’s 2021 Special Legislative Session: So Close, Yet So Far Away

By TJ Hensley The 2021 Special Legislative Session of the Kentucky General Assembly was held this past week. I’ll admit, when news broke that Governor ... Read more

by Special to The Harlan Enterprise, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 2:55 pm

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COVID in Kentucky ‘bad as it has ever been in pandemic’

Gov. Andy Beshear on Monday repeated his request to Kentuckians to get vaccinated and wear a mask, as 2,426 new cases of COVID-19 were reported ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 7:19 am

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UK commit Sharpe will play in Kentucky this season

Because he’s brought numerous teams to Kentucky to play before, Dream City Christian coach Kyle Weaver knows what it will be like when his team ... Read more

by Larry Vaught, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 7:00 am

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KSP searches for missing woman in Bell County

MIDDLESBORO – Kentucky State Police, Post 10, in Harlan, is currently working a missing person investigation in Bell County involving Candace Lynn England, 34, of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 13, 2021 10:58 pm

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PHOTOS: Fun in the wide-open outdoors

Submitted by Harlan County 4-H The annual 4-H Environmental Camp was recently held at Martins Fork Lake, consisting of five thirty-minute classes each day led ... Read more

by Special to The Harlan Enterprise, Monday, September 13, 2021 2:38 pm

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PHOTO: Putting out fires

Cloverfork Volunteer Fire Department members responded to a fire at the Highsplint Lake playground, where equipment had gone up in flames during early morning hours. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 13, 2021 1:14 pm

Sports

Gay leads Lady Bears to first season win

By Paul Lunsford The Harlan County Lady Bears claimed their first victory of the year on Thursday. Junior Abigail Gay scored four goals and added ... Read more

by Special to The Harlan Enterprise, Monday, September 13, 2021 10:26 am