Bell County’s Hayden Canady battled for yardage in Friday’s district clash against Rockcastle County. The visiting Rockets handed Bell its first loss of the season by winning a 40-38 shootout.
Warren’s big night sends Rockcastle to district win at Bell
By Hayden Canady, Sports Writer • October 1, 2023

On most nights when a football team scores 38 points and their running back has 371 yards rushing, that’s plenty enough to hold off the opponent. That was not the case Friday night on Log Mountain where the host Bell County...

Sophomore running back Landon Robbins scored the only touchdown for Pineville on Friday in a 58-6 loss at Williamsburg.
Yellow Jackets continue district win streak with rout of Pineville
September 30, 2023

When your team is the smallest football-playing school in Kentucky, there is a razor-thin margin for injuries not to affect your program. Unfortunately for the Pineville Mountain Lions, that margin has been crossed. Pineville...

Harlan County senior guard Trent Noah announced Sunday he would continue his basketball/academic career at South Carolina. Noah is pictured with his parents, Dondi and Stacy, and his sister, Emersyn.
HC's Noah, ranked as one of nation’s top prospects in Class of 2024, picks South Carolina
By John Henson, Managing Editor • October 1, 2023

A recruiting journey that took Harlan County senior Trent Noah around the nation and brought several Division I basketball coaches to Harlan concluded Sunday with Noah’s announcement...

Harlan County senior guard Ella Karst announced Thursday that she has committed to play at the University of Virginia-Wise.
HC's Karst will continue basketball career at UVA-Wise
August 24, 2023

Harlan County senior guard Ella Karst has decided where she will continue her basketball career on the next level. Karst announced Thursday that she has committed to play at the...

Harlan guard Peyshaunce Wynn drove past a Cumberland defender in the season opener for both teams Friday. Wynn scored 21 points in the Lady Dragons 42-2 victory.
August 4, 2023
Harlan County High School baseball players Tristan Cooper, Jesse Gilbert 
and Isaac Kelly are pictured with HCHS coach Scotty Bailey during the EKU Showcase on Saturday in Richmond.
Harlan County baseball players attend EKU Showcase
August 27, 2023

The Harlan County Trailer Park Boys won the 18-under Battle of Bloody Harlan Tournament host by Smoky Mountain Tournaments on Sunday at the HCHS field. Team members include, from left: Tristan Cooper, Samuel Henson, Jonah Swanner, Will Cassim, coach Scott Bailey Issac Kelly. Mason Himes, Chance Sturgill, Jesse Gilbert, Zayden Casolari, Josh Duckworth, Alex Creech, Gunner Burkhart and Brayden Morris
Harlan County team wins Battle of Bloody Harlan tourney
July 24, 2023

Harlan County’s Trailer Park Boys, the summer AAU team for the HCHS baseball program, won the 18-under Battle of Bloody Harlan Tournament host by Smoky Mountain Tournaments...

Harlan County freshman Holly Wright advanced the ball down the field in the Lady Bears 1-0 win over Bell County on Monday in the 50th District Tournament.
Middlesboro, HC advance to finals with shutout victories
By John Henson, Managing Editor • October 3, 2023

Harlan County advanced to the finals of the 50th District Tournament with a 1-0 win over Bell County on Monday at Middlesboro. Victoria...

The Tri-State Mud Dogs, a 12-under baseball team that included several Harlan County athletes, won the Tennessee Fall State Tournament over the weekend in Kingsport and Bristol. Team members include, from left, front row: Nate Thomas, Seth Johnson, Landon Smith, Brantley McArthur and Si Hunter, middle row: Miranda Hunter, Carter Caldwell, Brylee Southerland, Logan Mills and Jaxson Greene; back row: coaches  Larry Hunter, Chris Southerland and Steven Johnson; not pictured: Landen Bures and Calem Horton.
Local players help Mud Dogs win Tennessee tourney title
October 2, 2023

Wallins Kylee Runions coasted to the basket in action against Evarts from the county tournament on Saturday.
Final four set for county tourney
By John Henson, Managing Editor • September 30, 2023

There was one close game and two blowouts on Saturday in the seventh- and eighth-grade county tournament at James A. Cawood. The host Trojanettes battled to the end before...

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Bell’s Green, Simpson win in middle school regional
Former Harlan all-stater Jordan Brock placed the Tennessee Tech logo into position as the Ohio Valley Conference champions after a win  Saturdady over Little Rock in the tournament finals. Maaliya Owens (11), the daughter of former Cumberland standout Monica Owens, also joined in the celebration after she joined the schools 1,000-point club during the game.
Harlan County connection helps Tech earn trip to NCAA Tournament
By Thomas Corhern, TTU Sports Information • March 4, 2023

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Tennessee Tech's season is not over yet – far from it. For the first time in 23 years, the Golden Eagles are heading back...

Coach John Calipari will lead the Kentucky WIldcats into Southeastern Conference play this week against Missouri.
Defense, free throws are priorities for Cats going into SEC play
By Keith Taylor, Kentucky Today • December 26, 2022

LEXINGTON (KT) — John Calipari is stressing patience as Kentucky switches its focus to the Southeastern Conference portion of the schedule...

Tim Noe was pictured with his granddaughter, Savannah Hill.
From The Sidelines: Missing one of my best friends in Harlan County sports
By John Henson, Managing Editor • February 8, 2023

As Harlan County freshman guard Savannah Hill hit a short jumper in the second half of the Lady Bears’ win Tuesday over Harlan, I found myself...

Shane Shackleford
SEC's final week full of holiday cheer
By Shane Shackleford, Contributing Writer • December 6, 2021

Well fans of the Alliance Killer, we have reached the end of the 2021 SEC football season.  A season that was filled with family staples like...

Photo of the Week
Cawood coach Jim Cullivan is pictured on the cover of the Harlan Daily Enterprise football preview in 1986 after earning state coach of the year honors for leading the Trojans to an undefeated regular season in 1985. The Trojans were also unbeaten in the 1982 regular season. Cullivan posted a 66-28 record from 1980 to 1988.
Garrison Warren
Warren earns spot in state golf tourney after fifth-place finish
By John Henson, Managing Editor • September 20, 2023

Two years after sending Tyler Harris to the state golf tournament as the Region 10 champion, the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets will again be represented...

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