UK student killed in shooting near campusLEXINGTON(AP) — Police say a University of Kentucky student has been fatally shot in an altercation near campus.
Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell recently took the extraordinary step of calling on governors to ignore Washington's Clean Power Plan, an EPA mandate to curb carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants.
Football season is just around the corner and members of the newly formed Alumni and Friends of Middlesboro High School (MHS) group are ready for a tailgate party.
Discover Downtown Middlesboro (DDM) will be hosting their “Build a Better Pop-up Park” cookout Saturday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at 2009 West Cumberland Avenue.
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Christopher Silas Brewer has been a fixture of the Harlan County Sheriff's Office for a decade, having decided to make a career out of law enforcement early on.
HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) Office of Multicultural Student Services and the student organization El Mundo will present “From Broke to Brilliant: About Money!” with Carmen Rita Wong on April 21 at 1 p.m.
Spring arrival has brought with it the brilliant purple blooms of the redbuds, the enchanting red and yellow flowers of the wild columbine, the sweet aroma of the lily of the valley, the return of the scarlet tanager with its charming red and black...
Ky. jobless rate drops to 5.1 percent in MarchFRANKFORT (AP) — Kentucky officials say the state's unemployment rate fell to 5.1 percent in March, the lowest rate since June 2001.
Bell County Judge-Executive Albey Brock signed a proclamation declaring April 9 National Service Recognition Day. Through the proclamation, he encouraged residents to recognize the positive impact of national service in the city and showed...
It has been said that writing is an aspect of the human condition. To want to share things — thoughts, ideas, and opinions — is intrinsic to our very being. That is how the members of the Creek Side Writers feel about what they...
The signs of spring often include a warm rain, blossoming of flowers and pollen in the air. Students at Middlesboro Elementary School are also hearing a new spring sound — the peeping of chicks and ducklings.
Pineville Mayor Scott Madon updated the city council on Monday regarding recent meetings about the Wasioto Hotel Project. He said that after the meetings in Frankfort, he felt pretty good about the possibility of moving the project over to the golf...
The Bell County Fiscal Court passed the first reading of the proposed budget on Tuesday. As it stands, the budget was reduced by $1.5 million.
Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) continues to mourn the loss and celebrate the life of Robert H. Watson Jr., nearly a year after the university trustee and prominent Knoxville attorney passed away following a brief illness on April 11, 2014.
Repressions, a collection of poems by authors William S. Tribell, Tina Twito and J.L. Carey Jr., will be released on April 25.
Crews recover man's body from swollen creekBEREA (AP) — Rescue crews have recovered a body from a flooded creek in Madison County.
WASHINGTON — Beech-Nut Nutrition, an Amsterdam, N.Y. establishment, is recalling approximately 1,920 pounds of baby food products that may be contaminated with small pieces of glass, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and...
ATLANTA — Seven perspectives. Two political parties. One mission.
Daycare operator pleads not guilty to abusing 2-year-oldCORBIN (AP) — The operator of a southern Kentucky day care has pleaded not guilty to a charge of abusing a 2-year-old.
A Pineville man was accused of attempting to kidnap a minor late Sunday night. Officer James Taulbee arrested and charged Ricky Johnson, 39.The incident occurred at a house beside Dorton Branch Road.
This week is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. Kentucky State Police Post 10 showed appreciation to the telecommunicators, who most refer to as dispatchers, on Tuesday by hosting a dinner for them.
A sewage spill Thursday morning left the Pineville Utility Commission in an emergency situation. A drain line under the lagoon at the sewer plant collapsed, causing a rip in the lagoon liner. About 1.9 million gallons of waste water, plus sludge and...
Friday night set the scene for the annual Bell County Chamber of Commerce banquet at Pine Mountain State Resort Park. Each year, the chamber holds the special event each year to give annual awards.
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