Emily Sargent, Author at Harlan Enterprise


Cawood woman charged with assaulting school staff member

A Cawood woman is behind bars for a second time after allegedly assaulting a school staff member at a local elementary school. On July 6, ... Read more

by Emily Sargent, Wednesday, July 14, 2021 8:01 am


Harlan second-highest in unemployment for May

Harlan County has the second highest unemployment rate in Kentucky, charting its annual jobless rate at 7.8 percent, after the state released its county unemployment ... Read more

by Emily Sargent, Wednesday, July 14, 2021 7:30 am


PHOTOS: That’s a wrap! Another PSF in the books!

Another Poke Sallet Festival is in the books as the 66th annual event closed Saturday night. Judge-Executive Dan Mosley said in a Facebook post to ... Read more

by Emily Sargent, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 5:46 pm


PHOTOS: Thunder Over 160

Thunder Over 160, hosted by Backroads of Appalachia at the Dragon Slayer Welcome Center over the weekend, had a turnout of roughly 45 motorcycle enthusiasts ... Read more

by Emily Sargent, Wednesday, June 2, 2021 4:01 pm


Rumor surrounding drivers licenses causes social media firestorm

A social media firestorm surrounding drivers licenses in Harlan County erupted over the weekend as locals expressed concern about the issuance of licenses to allegedly ... Read more

by Emily Sargent, Wednesday, June 2, 2021 1:34 pm


Harlan troopers aid in Knox arrest

A 21-year-old from West Virginia was recently arrested after allegedly stalking and attempting to lure minors from their homes. According to a press release from ... Read more

by Emily Sargent, Monday, May 31, 2021 5:36 am


More than 8k locals vaccinated

As temperatures keep a steady high, coronavirus cases throughout Harlan County remain consistently low. Judge-Executive Dan Mosley said officials reported 29 new cases, marking the ... Read more

by Emily Sargent, Wednesday, May 26, 2021 2:00 pm


Squatch talk entices locals, visitors alike

Fans of the mysterious and cryptic in Harlan County are gearing up for an event June 12 that is sure to leave behind a big ... Read more

by Emily Sargent, Wednesday, May 26, 2021 1:28 pm


PHOTOS: Car rolls into riverbed at Southern Wholesale

A woman is lucky to be alive after her car began rolling down the Southern Wholesale parking lot as she was trying to climb inside. ... Read more

by Emily Sargent, Thursday, May 20, 2021 4:22 pm


Gas supply concerns leave motorists in a panic

A “ransomware” attack that hit Colonial Pipeline on Friday causing the national giant to shut down its 5,500 miles of pipeline has caused panic across ... Read more

by Emily Sargent, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 3:00 pm

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