There’s a church in the wildwood

There’s a church in the wildwood

Come Oct. 1, the public will be given the opportunity to soak up a significant piece of local history, as the Bell Tower Foundation celebrates the 220...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Special Education meeting held

Special Education meeting held

Not all children learn at the same pace, or even through the same methods. Because of this, educators- especially those working in special education &...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Pineville man arrested on rape charge

Pineville man arrested on rape charge

A Pineville man was arrested on Sept. 22 for first-degree rape.According to the citation, Johnny Collins, 49, of Pineville was arrested by Kenteucky S...

September 25th, 2017 updated: September 25th, 2017. |  


Nelson announces run for Mayor

Nelson announces run for Mayor

With a theme of “open and honest government,” state Rep. Rick Nelson has announced he will seek the office of Middlesboro Mayor, subject t...

September 25th, 2017 |  


A true family band

A true family band

The Bankesters are a true family band in every way. Three generations were in the green room before their set — parents, children and grandchild...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


Middlesboro Independent off to a good start

Middlesboro Independent off to a good start

With exceptional test scores, new construction plans, and an abundance of success among both students and staff, it’s safe to say the Middlesbor...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


City adopts tax levies

The Middlesboro City Council approved a change in zoning and ad valorem tax levies during this week’s September meeting.For Jan. 1 through Dec. ...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


Spirit of ‘76 event held at WRSP

Spirit of ‘76 event held at WRSP

Not all historic heroes fought on the battlefield with swords and armor — instead, many preferred to use the power of the pen to get their point...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


Third annual ‘Just for Fun’ event held

Third annual ‘Just for Fun’ event held

The city of Middlesboro was overflowing with fun-loving motorcycle advocates throughout the weekend as the Motorcycle Sport Touring Association (MSTA)...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


Scrip enthusiasts welcome

Scrip enthusiasts welcome

Scrip enthusiasts are invited to Pine Mountain State Resort Park at Pineville on Sept. 23 for the annual convention of the National Scrip Collectors A...

September 21st, 2017 |