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Sportsman’s got talent — Jimmy Rose

Jimmy Rose is a locally-known talent — you likely remember him as the “Coal Keeps the Lights On” ... Read more | Add your comment

Bee to the blossom

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Entrepreneurial program concludes

A program based on the book “Who Owns the Ice House” by Clifton Taulbert wrapped up on Thursday, ... Read more | Add your comment

Parsons honored

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Rec center feasibility study results

The Harlan Fiscal Court heard the results of a feasibility study concerning the possibility of a wellness/recreation center during a meeting on Tuesday. Read more | Add your comment

by Joe Asher.

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Graduation prep

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Women at increased risk for stroke

May marks National Stroke Awareness Month, a time dedicated to reducing the incidence of stroke by helping raise awareness of the disease, which is the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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When will the world come to an end?

The world will come to an end at 3:24 a.m. (EST) on Oct. 18, 2026. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lady Tigers edge HHS in 8-inning pitchers’ duel

Ashley Overbay has given the Harlan Lady Dragons many strong performances on the mound in four years, but perhaps none so impressive as in a ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

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Lady Bears roll past Knox Central

Playing their final game at home, a six-girl Harlan County senior class came up big Friday in the Lady Bears’ 11-1 win over visiting Knox ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

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Ribbon cutting held

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Opinion

Cultural appropriation?

Recently, Keziah Ginger Daum, 18, wore a “qipao,” a traditional Chinese dress, to her prom in Utah. Were some offended? Yes. And the nasty remarks ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Recovery needed after trip to the Smokies

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

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Dragons close year with rout of Leslie

Harlan warmed up for next week’s 52nd District Tournament with a 9-2 victory Friday over visiting Leslie County to close the regular season. Read more | Add your comment

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Today in History

Today is Saturday, May 19, the 139th day of 2018. There are 226 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

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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.

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Abner powers Barbourville past Dragons

Austin Abner drove in five runs with the help of a first-inning grand slam as Barbourville raced to a 5-1 lead after one inning on ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

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Home Federal Giants claim win over Braves Read more | Add your comment

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News Around the State

Relatives say state isn’t making payments for foster kids Read more | Add your comment

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King captures two more state titles

With two regional basketball titles and three regional victories in both shot put and discus, few in Harlan County sports history can match the kind ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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13 considerations for Netflix series

The second season of the controversial Netflix series, 13 Reasons Why, was released on Friday. The first season raised significant concerns for parents, educators, and ... Read more | Add your comment

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May is National Hamburger Month

Almost everybody enjoys a good hamburger, a staple of summer cook outs, fast food menus, dinner tables and almost any place people gather for a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Joe Asher.

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What are your parenting goals?

Being a parent is certainly an experience in extremes. There are times when you can be so fulfilled and rewarded for what you’ve accomplished as ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Finding our destiny

My greatest desire in life is to fulfill my best, God given destiny. This idea sounds simple and complicated all at once. Many people believe ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Today in History

Today is Friday, May 18, the 138th day of 2018. There are 227 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Vanderbilt withdraws from NBA Combine

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Jarred Vanderbilt has withdrawn from the NBA Combine and is considering his future options. Read more | Add your comment

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News Around the State

Former Kentucky basketball star pleads guilty to DUI charge Read more | Add your comment

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Get out the vote — primary 2018

In Kentucky’s last primary election in 2016, only 20 percent of eligible voters turned out to cast their ballots, yet the outcome of elections affects ... Read more | Add your comment

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UK officially adds Montgomery to recruiting class

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky officially added its newest recruit Monday. Read more | Add your comment

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Cox, Osborne to be honored by Georgetown

Two Harlan County sports legends will join the Georgetown College Hall of Fame on Thursday in its 21st annual banquet. Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

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Lady Dragons coast past Bell

Senior third baseman Jayda Young collected three hits, including a pair of doubles, as Harlan took the second seed in next week’s 52nd District Tournament ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

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Man allegedly threatens HHS graduation

A South Carolina man is facing a charge of terroristic threatening after allegedly threatening to shoot everyone at a local high school graduation. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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HCHS, Harlan will play in football

A game many probably thought would never take place will become a reality on Aug. 23, 2019, when Harlan County will play host to Harlan ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Henson.

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Jury recommends 215-year sentence

Commonwealth’s Attorney Parker Boggs and staff concluded a trial against Michael Howard on more than 20 criminal allegations on Tuesday, including allegations of child sexual ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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