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Temporary fix for two Harlan County school districts

Updated: 04/14/2011 - Officials with the Kentucky Board of Education said the commissioner's decision will hold in a dispute between two Harlan County School districts. But leaders said that is only a temporary fix.

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Kentucky nonprofits invited to apply for $50,000 in grants by Verizon

Posted: 04/14/2011 - The Verizon Foundation today announced a Domestic Violence Prevention Request for Proposal (RFP). The RFP invites non-profits in Kentucky to apply for a total of $50,000 in grants to support domestic violence prevention and awareness initiatives.

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SKCTC Receives Large Donation

Updated: 04/14/2011 - One Southeastern Kentucky college is presented with a half a million dollar donation.

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Officials Talk About Harlan County Audit

Updated: 04/13/2011 - Yesterday we told you about the findings in an audit of the Harlan County fiscal court. We were not able to reach the Harlan County Judge Executive's office for statement before the story aired, but today WYMT's Sean Evans sat down with him to hear his take on the audit.

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Harlan County Audit

Updated: 04/12/2011 - An investigation by the State Auditor's office puts a county's fiscal court under the microscope.

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Harlan County post office will close

Updated: 04/11/2011 - Community leaders tried to save it, but their efforts were not enough. The postal service will close its office in the Holmes Mill community in Harlan County.

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Fame finds Harlan County bluegrass band

Posted: 04/07/2011 - They said it all seems like a dream! And it's been a whirlwind for members of Harlan County's Cumberland River Band. Wednesday night five of their songs were heard on a cable television show!

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Governor Beshear makes stops in eastern KY

Posted: 04/07/2011 - Governor Steve Beshear made stops in Floyd and Harlan Counties making good on a February promise to coal mining protesters who staged a sit-in at his office.

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Amber Alert canceled, suspect in custody

Updated: 04/06/2011 - This situation developed throughout the morning and afternoon here finally ending with 6 year old Shelly Bailey safe tonight.

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AMBER Alert cancelled after girl found safe

Updated: 04/06/2011 - Police say 6-year-old Shelly Bailey was taken by her father from an apartment complex in Harlan County. Officers found her Wednesday. Her father is now in custody.

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Puppy thrown twice off Harlan bridge

Updated: 03/31/2011 - Animal control officials call it a heinous crime. Harlan Police have charged a man with animal cruelty in the first degree after they said he threw a puppy off a bridge, twice.

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Highway 119 reopens in Harlan County

Updated: 03/30/2011 - A rock slide closed a portion of U.S. Highway 119 in Harlan County back in February. It was only supposed to be closed for a few weeks, but the project faced a few holdups. The road was reopened Wednesday.

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Funeral held for Harlan coaching legend

Updated: 03/25/2011 - He was a coach and teacher at Harlan High School for decades, and he could always make his students smile. Friday many of those same students came together to say goodbye to "Doc" Gray.

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Co-op Connections Card helps co-op members save

Updated: 04/12/2011 - The Co-op Connections Card, offered by 22 Touchstone Energy Cooperatives here in Kentucky, provides savings of 10 percent to 60 percent off prescriptions at most major pharmacies.

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Students learn lifesaving skills

Posted: 03/24/2011 - Hundreds of fifth graders in Harlan County didn't spend their day in the classroom. They were learning lifesaving information at "Safety Day."

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Harlan Store Re-Opens

Updated: 03/23/2011 - A retail store opens in one Eastern Kentucky city and brings more than twenty new jobs to the area.

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Misconduct charges filed against a circuit judge

Posted: 03/22/2011 - The judicial panel said that Judge Russell Alred had tried to discredit Harlan County Judge-Executive Joe Grieshop by ordering a grand jury investigation into alleged drug trafficking in his office.

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