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Ky.’s jobless rate falls to 5 percent in October Read more | Add your comment

Honoring a fallen hero

On Nov. 17, 2016 the Red Bird community endured the tragic loss of firefighter Ted Rodney Collett who ... Read more | Add your comment

Bevin files to protect freedom of prayer before public meetings

FRANKFORT (KT) - Gov. Matt Bevin is joining 21 other states in filing a “Friend of the Court” ... Read more | Add your comment

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Photo on social media leads sheriff’s deputy to resign Read more | Add your comment

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Dominion Outdoors opens doors

Bell County and surrounding areas are rife with opportunities to enjoy the outdoors and the unique nature the region provides. From hiking, fishing, hunting and ... Read more | Add your comment

by Tyler Eschberger.

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Costanzo attends special college

Circuit Court Judge Robert V. Costanzo, who serves Bell County, participated in sessions on racial fairness in jury selection, eyewitness testimony and the opioid epidemic ... Read more | Add your comment

by Tyler Eschberger.

Opinion

Overcoming despite your circumstances

Regardless of what we do or don’t do, we will have to go through trials and tribulations. It’s part of life. While we don’t get ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Could that bump under the carpet be a hamster?

After installing a carpet, the carpet layer stepped outside for a smoke but quickly realized he’d lost his cigarettes. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

What’s cookin’ in the family kitchen?

In addition to teaching part-time at my local community college, I teach telecommunication employees. My predominant focus is literature and writing, and the company for ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Today in History

Today is Saturday, Nov. 18, the 322nd day of 2017. There are 43 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Union Lands 8 on All-MSC Team

BARBOURVILLE, Ky. — The Union College football team placed a total of eight players on the All-Mid-South Conference (MSC) Appalachian Division Team with five earning ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

What happened to country music?

While halfway listening to one forgettable song after one another last Wednesday while working on my laptop as my wife watched the CMT Awards, a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

No. 7 Georgia hosts Kentucky with no more room for error

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia’s path to the College Football Playoff has no more room for error. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Thanksgiving dinner giveaway slated

The third annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner is less than a week away at the Middlesboro Community Center on 30th Street in Middlesboro. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Calipari likes how Wildcats battled in loss

LEXINGTON (KT) — John Calipari knows more about his team after the seventh-ranked Wildcats won two or three games in a five-day span to open ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Sexual harassment

I find it amazing how the television news media only gets serious about a problem when it happens to celebrities. Sexual harassment has gone on ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Today in History

Today is Friday, Nov. 17, the 321st day of 2017. There are 44 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Community Calendar

To place an event in the Community Calendar, email: beth.key@harlandaily.com; fax: 606-573-0042 attention Bethany Key; or drop a written copy of the announcement by our ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Cavaliers stun Lady Railspliters

WISE, Va. — A lay-up and a free throw by UVa-Wise with 15 seconds left and a pair of insurance free throws sealed the upset ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Bobcats, Jackets alumni square off

Playing in organized sports is short-lived relative to a person’s whole life. For most, the journey ends when they walk across the stage and receive ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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4-H club tours Cumberland Gap Tunnel

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by Staff Reports.

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Food City’s annual ‘Race Against Hunger’ continues

ABINGDON, Va — Since 1992, Food City — in partnership with their customers — has conducted their annual Race Against Hunger campaign to raise funds ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Credit McConnell for swift judgeship confirmations

U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell took a lot of heat in 2016 for not allowing a vote on then-President Barack Obama’s Supreme Court nominee, Merrick Garland, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Let’s give every child a strong start

Children represent the poorest age group in America. According to data released in September by the U.S. Census Bureau, more than 13.2 million children were ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Brock eyeing breakout sophomore season

2020 shooting guard Trey Brock of Bell County High School seems like he’s ready to burst onto the high school hoops scene in Kentucky. After ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

News

During holidays, be extra vigilant about protecting financial data

To help achieve your long-term goals, such as a comfortable retirement, you should save and invest regularly. But that’s only part of the picture. You ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Today in History

Today is Wednesday, Nov. 15, the 319th day of 2017. There are 46 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

News

Community Calendar

To place an event in the Community Calendar, email: beth.key@harlandaily.com; fax: 606-573-0042 attention Bethany Key; or drop a written copy of the announcement by our ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

A twinning tradition

When I was a little kid growing up in Kentucky, I remember seeing pictures of twins cheering for UK during the early 1970s. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Coker’s 24 points pace No. 24 LMU in 66-50 win at USC Aiken

AIKEN, S.C. — Shea Coker’s 24 points led all scorers as she helped pace the No. 24/12 Lady Railsplitters to the wire-to-wire 79-63 win over ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Round ball preview media day

Photos by Anthony Cloud | Daily News Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

News

LMU welcomes students into veterinary profession at White Coat Ceremony

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University-College of Veterinary Medicine (LMU-CVM) held a White Coat Ceremony for the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine class of 2021 on ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Students from Bell County High School visit KET

KET welcomed a group of students from Bell County High School on Oct. 12. The students participated in KET’s Media Lab workshops, which offer hands-on ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Confirming President Trump’s judicial nominees

There’s an important issue that hasn’t gotten a lot of headlines, but it’s a key part of President Trump’s agenda. In fact, it will have ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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