Friday Dec 6
Girdler: City has $20 million in the bank
Dec. 05 -- SOMERSET -- "It's a great time for Somerset ," proclaimed Somerset Mayor Eddie Girdler .
The Miami Herald
Coalfield counties struggling with unemployment
The Kentucky Office of Employment and Training released monthly unemployment figures on Thursday showing that the counties with the highest jobless rates are concentrated in the state's mountain region where the coal industry is the primary employer.
Kentucky coal jobs continue their record-breaking decline
The coal industry continued to shed jobs and production in Eastern Kentucky in the third quarter of 2013, tightening the screws on a region already reeling from earlier losses.
Police searching for shooter in Leslie County
Two rounds of thunderstorms will move through the area today. The morning to midday round will include some stronger storms.
Harlan Daily Enterprise
Pathfinders give annual report
An annual report for Pathfinders for Independent Living's fiscal year 2013 was presented during an outreach dinner held at the Harlan County Extension Depot on Thursday.