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What you need to know: Participate in the PSF scavenger hunt

Rules and guidelines All participants must adhere to all applicable laws, as well as health guidelines. These include, but are not limited to, avoiding closed ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Poke Sallet Festival continues tradition from a distance

The Poke Sallet Festival looks a little different on its 65th anniversary, with local officials helping to keep the tradition alive — from a distance, ... Read more

3 days ago by Emily Sargent.

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In Harlan, but where?

Emily Sargent | Harlan Enterprise Located on a door somewhere in downtown Harlan, this brass-looking push bar watches passerbyers carry out their everyday lives. Although ... Read more

4 days ago by Emily Sargent.

Charity event raises thousands for Ronald McDonald House

A charity event organized by Backroads of Appalachia raised roughly $6,000 total in donations for auction and cash to benefit the Ronald McDonald House. Backroads ... Read more

4 days ago by Emily Sargent.

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Backroads of Appalachia works to drive tourism into Harlan, hosting charity event

Backroads of Appalachia, a non-profit organization dedicated to tourism and economic development, is hosting a meet-and-greet event with artist Johnny Pop Day in Lynch this ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Emily Sargent.

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Lindsey selected for 2020 Governor’s Scholar Program

The Governor’s Scholar Program of Kentucky is a summer residential program designed to enhance the educational and career possibilities of rising high school seniors and ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

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New business in Cumberland can help you save on energy bills

From MACED Over 20 years of working in the coal industry, Scott Shoupe watched as jobs vanished from his hometown of Cumberland. With the economic ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

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Finding ways to ‘pivot’ during COVID-19

By Ariel Fugate Mountain Association for Community Economic Development Ashley Bledsoe is the mastermind behind Harlan County’s Taco Holler, a food truck and catering business ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

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Local birth announcements

(Editor’s note: All names are listed as they appear on the newborn information form.) The following births have been submitted by Harlan ARH: CARTER MADDEN ... Read more

1 month ago by Emily Sargent.

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Keeping faith during unprecedented times

When Governor Andy Beshear first begin limiting in-person gatherings in early to mid-March, church-goers and pastors across Harlan County weren’t sure how they would hold ... Read more

1 month ago by Emily Sargent.

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