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Morris carries Mountain Lions to win over Harlan with 5-TD, 272-yard night
Morris carries Mountain Lions to win over Harlan with 5-TD, 272-yard night
October 23, 2021

  PINEVILLE – Senior running back Devin Morris rushed for 272 yards and scored five touchdowns as the Pineville Mountain Lions rolled to 59-20 win over Harlan to claim second seed in the Class A, District 8 playoffs. Pineville...

Harlan County senior Demarco Hopkins ran through a hole in the Perry Central defense during Fridays game. Hopkins ran for 171 yards, including a 75-yard touchdown, as the Bears gained 332 yards on the ground.
Commodores win shootout against Black Bears
By John Henson, Managing Editor • October 22, 2021

      For the first time in over a decade of trips across the county line of their neighbor to the south, the Perry Central Commodores left Harlan County alive. Senior quarterback Chanse McKenzie...

The Harlan County Grizzlies won a tournament on Saturday at Carson-Newman University. Team members, from left, include Connor Daniels, Terry Michael Delaney, Hunter Napier Jaycee Carter and Brody Napier.
Grizzlies sweep tourney games at Carson-Newman
July 11, 2021

Featuring several members of next year’s Harlan County High School freshman team, the Harlan County Grizzlies are having a strong summer with seven wins in seven games. Harlan...

The Harlan County Grizzlies won the Bristol Summer Bash on Saturday. Team members, from left, include Brody Napier, Shemar Carr, Terry Michael Delaney, Jaycee Carter, Hunter Napier and Blake Hensley.
Harlan County Grizzlies win Bristol Summer Bash
June 26, 2021

The Harlan County Grizzlies won the eighth-grade division of the Bristol Summer Bash on Saturday by sweeping three games. Brody Napier poured in 17 points as Harlan County won...

Harlan County High School graduate Scotty Bailey has been named the new baseball coach at HCHS. Bailey was a four-year starter for the Bears from 2011 to 2014 before going on to play football and baseball at the University of the Cumberlands.
From player to coach, Bailey takes over as leader of HCHS baseball program
By John Henson, Managing Editor • October 21, 2021

When Scotty Bailey arrived at Harlan County High School as a player, he joined a struggling program and quickly helped turn the Black Bears into a regional contender. He hopes...

Shelby Engle Burton has been named the new softball coach at Harlan County High School. Burton has coached basketball at James A. Cawood Elementary School for the past 14 years. She also coached middle school softball for two years.
Burton takes over as leader of HCHS softball program
By John Henson, Managing Editor • September 20, 2021

The idea that Shelby Engle Burton would eventually coach on the high school level is not at all a surprise. She literally grew up in coaching as her father, Tim Engle, has coached...

Regional tourney schedule set
October 21, 2021

2021 13th Region Volleyball Tournament At Jackson County High School Saturday, Oct. 23 First Round Jackson County vs. Whitley County, 3...

LOCAL SPORTS
October 19, 2021

Evarts uses balanced attack to down Rosspoint Led by six points from Trinity Jones and five from Willow Peace, visiting Evarts edged Rosspoint 22-18 in seventh- and eighth-grade...

Members of the Rosspoint Lady Cats received instructions during a break in the sixth-grade state tournament in Lexington.
Rosspoint wins two of three in KBC state tourney
October 18, 2021

The Rosspoint Lady Cats won two of three games over the weekend in the KBC Hypeher Hoops Sixth Grade State Tournament. Rosspoint downed My Old Kentucky Home 35-15 and...

Hayley Ward, of James A. Cawood, worked between Cawoods Alley Stewart and Jadelen Bryant in middle school basketball action Thursday at JACES. The visiting Lady Comets won 31-28.
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October 8, 2021
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Mark Stoops and the Kentucky Wildcats enjoyed a bye week last Saturday.
Stoops happy with the way Cats kept working during bye week
By Keith Taylor, Kentucky Today • October 25, 2021

LEXINGTON (KT) — Mark Stoops liked his team’s approach during the lone bye week of the season last week and didn’t give Kentucky too much...

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A look back at Week 8 in the SEC
By Shane Shackleford, Sports Columnist • October 25, 2021

Although it was a short week on the schedule, there still was some news and notes from the Alliance Killer.   So from the home office...

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Halfway review of the SEC race
By Shane Shackleford, Sports Columnist • October 10, 2021

Look. I’ve been around sports most of my life as a player, as a coach, as a fan and as a media type. I can honestly say that today, Saturday,...

Shane Shackleford
A wild week of football in the SEC
By Shane Shackleford, Sports Columnist • October 3, 2021

In what was perhaps the best week of football in the Alliance Killer known as the SEC, several teams took a major step forward while some teams...

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.
Middlesboros Tyler Harris prepared for a putt in tournament action earlier this season. Harris won the Region 10 title on Tuesday in Somerset.
Local teams compete in Region 10 tourney in Somerset
September 29, 2021

Harlan County and Harlan competed in the Region 10 Tournament on Tuesday at the Eagles Nest course in Somerset, ending the season. Middlesboro’s...

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