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Students visit Portal 31 in Lynch

Portal No. 31 Underground Mine Tour in Lynch is popular with visitors young and old alike. It offers ... Read more | Add your comment

County to acquire dozer, excavator

The Harlan Fiscal Court approved the purchase of a dozer and an excavator through an RTP (Recreational Trails ... Read more | Add your comment

Haldeman joins team as publisher

Rita Haldeman has joined the community as the new group publisher for the Harlan Daily Enterprise, Middlesboro Daily ... Read more | Add your comment

Skate park moves forward

The Harlan Fiscal Court opened the bids for skate park equipment for a proposed skate park near Dressen ... Read more | Add your comment

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Growing our own

An exciting new project related to economic development and entrepreneurship is happening in Harlan County. Growing Our Own is an investment in students from Harlan ... Read more | Add your comment

by Joe Asher.

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Fire station project awarded

The Harlan Fiscal Court accepted a bid from Extreme Designs during a meeting on Tuesday for the construction of a second station for the Sunshine ... Read more | Add your comment

by Joe Asher.

Sports

Maggard powers Letcher to victory over Lady Dragons

When they held 6-foot-1 standout junior center Emma Maggard to 12 points earlier this year, the Harlan Lady Dragons were able to earn a 55-46 ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

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Calipari finds silver lining after loss

LEXINGTON (KT) — John Calipari hasn’t hit the panic button and doesn’t plan on calling it a season anytime soon, especially following a 66-64 loss ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Enjoy the blessing of right now

Why do we worry? For me, the reason is that I am living too far ahead into the future — worrying about problems that do ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

What do you want to be?

“A fireman!” “A doctor!” “A football player.” “President!” “A policeman!” “King of the whole world!” “A scientist.” Ask a group of 10-year-olds, “What do you ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Defense again sparks HCHS in rout at Pike

Harlan County coach Debbie Green knows it’s no coincidence that an improving defense is making the Lady Bears’ offense look even better during a five-game ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

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Ramey sparks Cards in win at Harlan

Coming off a hard-fought district win a night earlier against Whitley County, the South Laurel Cardinals struggled to find themselves through a quarter in a ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

Sports

Patience pays off for Panthers at HC

While a fast-breaking, 3-point shooting style is fun to watch and helped the Knox Central Panthers get off to a 14-1 start this season, coach ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

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Getting kids to do their chores doesn’t make you a bad person

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by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Honoring yesterday’s heroes today

Travel with me back to the 1960s. The Vietnam War is on. Did it start when the first U.S. combatant died on Dec. 22, 1961? ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Spirit of turnabout is fair play

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

Today in History

Today is Saturday, Jan. 20, the 20th day of 2018. There are 345 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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What’s Goin’ On

To place an event in the “What’s Goin’ On” section, email: beth.key@harlandaily.com or drop a written/typed copy of the announcement by our office at 1512 ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Lady Bears use 25-0 run to down Bell

Down 6-4 midway through the first quarter against visiting Bell County, the Harlan County Lady Bears were having a hard time hitting shots and struggling ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

Sports

Nolan, Simmons rescue Black Bears in win over Bell

Despite their 14-2 record going into Saturday night’s showdown against Knox Central, nothing has come easy this season for the Harlan County Black Bears. Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

Sports

Lynn Camp earns first All ‘A’ title

MIDDLESBORO — Dinky Phipps is no stranger when it comes to winning 13th Region All ‘A’ Classic championships. He won six titles during his coaching ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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News in Brief

Lawmakers vote to expand rape law to include sex with teens Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

To catch mass killer, focus on fentanyl shipments

With people across the country dying at the rate of 53 a day from overdoses of fentanyl and similar compounds — now the leading killers ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Proposal would axe weather monitoring stations in Ky.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A network of 69 weather monitoring stations used to issue warnings for tornados and flash floods across Kentucky would be eliminated ... Read more | Add your comment

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PSC reduces Ky. Power rate hike; monthly bills to decrease by 4 percent

FRANKFORT (KT) — The Kentucky Public Service Commission has trimmed a rate hike request by Kentucky Power, meaning residential customers will be paying less in ... Read more | Add your comment

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PSC reduces Ky. Power rate hike; monthly bills to decrease by 4 percent

FRANKFORT (KT) — The Kentucky Public Service Commission has trimmed a rate hike request by Kentucky Power, meaning residential customers will be paying less in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

When church mice roar

Recently, I heard someone make a disparaging remark about a woman, referring to her as a “church mouse.” At first, I was hurt and offended, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Today in History

Today is Friday, Jan. 19, the 19th day of 2018. There are 346 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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What’s Goin’ On

To place an event in the “What’s Goin’ On” section, email: beth.key@harlandaily.com or drop a written/typed copy of the announcement by our office at 1512 ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

UK to open next season against Duke

LEXINGTON (KT) — Kentucky will tip off its against Duke next season in the State Farm Champions Classic. Read more | Add your comment

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Fitness tips to put the boom back in baby boomers

Baby boomers whose exercise routines have gone bust may be thinking about putting the boom – and a little sweat – back into their lives ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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News in Brief

Bill offers immunity for breaking into cars to rescue pets Read more | Add your comment

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Opinion

Spectacle: Hoover should have simply gone quietly

Republican House Speaker Jeff Hoover did not go quietly into the night. That resulted in an unfortunate spectacle. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

What President Trump must do

President Trump and Congress must end the pharmaceutical robbing of America. Every day Pfizer, Johnson and Johnson, Roche, Novartis, Merck, Sanofi and others are driving ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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