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Smiths Grove man injured in motorcycle wreck
The motorcycle had exited on the left shoulder, and slid several feet before finally coming to a stop, according to the news release.
News Around the State - Harlan Daily
Human remains found in aftermath of house explosion, fireWHITESBURG, Ky. (AP) — Police say they found human remains in the aftermath of an explosion and fire that destroyed a home in eastern Kentucky.Kentucky State Police said in a statement that dispatchers got a call Sunday night reporting an expl
First Camaro ever made coming to Somernites this weekend
This 1967 Camaro, the first ever produced, will be on display at the Cruise.AJ Mueller/Chevrolet
Teen, juvenile arrested in Barren shooting
The 17-year-old was taken into custody Wednesday on four counts of attempted murder after being identified as the perpetrator in the shooting Sunday, police said. Shots were fired from a van into a 2008 Chevrolet Impala at a Beechtree Lane address, police said.
County discusses transitional housing - Harlan Daily
“Someone comes out of a place where there’s a meth lab, an abusive spouse or someone in the house that is a drug user,” Mosley said. “That person realizes they need a better life and a way forward and they go – either voluntarily or by court order – into a treatment program.”
Grandmother arrested on domestic violence charge
ROGERSVILLE — A 70-year-old Doc Lawson Road woman was charged with interference with an emergency 911 call and domestic violence (abuse) June 14 after she allegedly climbed through a window into a Poor Valley Road residence and allegedly smashed several things inside the residence.A report filed by
PSC reminds Kentuckians to call 811 before you dig - Harlan Daily
FRANKFORT — With the arrival of warmer weather, homeowners, contractors and others are getting outside to work on projects that have been on hold through the winter. This increase in excavation activity is usually accompanied by an increase in the number of incidents of damage to underground utility
Partin escapes custody - Middlesboro Daily News
At 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jordan Partin, 23, of Middlesboro, escaped from the Bell County Detention Center.According to official records, Partin was apprehended in May of this year for various crimes including first-degree burglary, carrying a concealed weapon, wanton endangerment, first-degree tra
Teen dead of possible drowning in Cherokee Lake; crews search for 2nd teen
Hamblen County Sheriff Esco Jarnigan says two 16-year-olds, one male and one female, went underwater at Evergreen Cove around 6 p.m. and did not resurface.
Southeast success story: Mark Lane - Harlan Daily
“He had a family to support, so he reinvented himself,” Simpson said. “He’s now preparing for his boards, and he has graduated from our LPN program.”
Bears fall in final four of tourney - Harlan Daily
LEXINGTON — Harlan County’s deepest run in school history at the Kentucky Basketball Academy State Tournament ended in the semifinals with a 79-59 loss to Scott County (Red) on Sunday at Frederick Douglass High School, stopping a streak of four straight wins during pool play and tournament competiti
County updated on economic development - Harlan Daily
The Harlan Fiscal Court heard an update concerning economic development in Harlan during a meeting on Tuesday.Harlan County Judge-Executive Dan Mosley called on Harlan County Economic Development Director Larry Calhoun to bring the magistrates up to speed on the county’s progress.“In the last three
Three people sought in shooting incident
Police seek the public’s help in tracking down two Big Stone Gap residents and a Norton man in relation to a shooting in Powell Valley Saturday night.At about 12:30 p.m. today, the Wise County Sheriff’s Office confirmed it is searching for Lewis Wesley Hickman III, of Big Stone Gap; Paige Elizabeth
Man charged after texting wife, falsely, that he had killed their son
ROGERSVILLE — A Flora Ferry Road man was charged with harassment June 16 after he allegedly sent his wife a text in which he told her, falsely, that he had killed their 11-year-old son.A report filed by HCSO Sgt. Scott Alley indicated that Patrick Anderson Wilder, 60, of Rogersville, was charged aft
Heat wave here to stay in Kentucky - Harlan Daily
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (KT) – The hot weather that led to record warm temperatures in May continues, with no real end in sight, according to the National Weather Service.Parts of western, northern and eastern Kentucky were placed under a heat advisory on Monday, where the heat index, a combination of tempe
Man indicted on attempted murder, drug charges
Brandon Curtis Hoskins, 25, was named in a seven-count indictment for charges that allegedly occurred May 11.
UPDATED: Missing person investigation turns into murder investigation of Corbin woman
Sherry T. Rose, 58, was last seen at Walmart, which is her workplace, at 6 p.m. on June 12. Her fellow coworkers reported her missing and the sheriff’s office sought out the public’s help in finding her whereabouts on Monday.
Grainger sheriff seeks Subaru BRAT after elderly fisherman drowns
GCSO responded, along with the rescue squad and EMS. the 83-year-old man's body was pulled from the water, and they determined he lived in Thorn Hill.
Turkey Lovers Month is upon us - Harlan Daily
Turkey is a staple of the holiday dinner table, a favorite when it comes to sandwiches, and who doesn’t enjoy the occasional roasted turkey leg. In fact, turkey even has its own month of appreciation with June being designated National Turkey Lovers Month.According to the Southeast Ag Net Radio Netw
Reds win second straight championship - Harlan Daily
Led by a balanced offensive attack, including five players with multiple hits, and a strong pitching performance from Jared Moore, the Russell Alred Law Office captured their second straight Harlan Little League tournament title with an 8-6 win Monday over the Doss Fuelco Yankees.Moore struck out ei