Parenting a teenager made easier

Yes, being the parent of a teen can be made “easier,” but sorry, it’s probably never going to be “easy.” The teenage yea...

January 19th, 2017 |  


You’re going on vacation, but what about your plants?

Winter, especially early winter, is a good time of year for gardeners to travel. Houseplants now are most tolerant of neglect and, if we plan a little...

January 19th, 2017 |  


District mason officers installed

District mason officers installed

Photo submittedThe Grand Masonic Lodge of Kentucky recently requested to come to Harlan County and perform an open installation of the officers of all...

January 19th, 2017 |  


What should you know about taking RMDs?

What should you know about taking RMDs?

As we get older, the end of another year takes on greater meaning, in many ways, than it did when we were young. And if you’re a certain age, De...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Federal agencies partner to motivate americans to be healthy, active

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that USDA’s fr...

January 18th, 2017 |  


As tax season approaches, so do scammers

Last summer, Cindy Hockenberry decided she’d had it with threatening phone calls claiming she was behind on her taxes.“One day — I&#...

January 18th, 2017 |  


January financial aid tip

The federal government requires many students who submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to verify the information on the FAFSA.U...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Southeast Dean’s List announced

The Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester at Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College has been announced. Students named to the Dea...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Bruschetta, 3 ways, for a satisfying main dish

There are few dishes more elemental and satisfying than bruschetta. A mainstay at many Italian restaurants, it’s an appetizer comprising slices ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Garden club decorates tree at MARH

Garden club decorates tree at MARH

Photo submittedCumberland Park Garden Club decorated the Middlesboro ARH Hospital annual Christmas tree in the lobby. The tree was decorated with mult...

January 16th, 2017 |