By the Associated PressToday is Monday, May 11, the 131st day of 2015. There are 234 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:
Community Farm Alliance and the Eastern Kentucky Food Systems Collaborative are accepting submissions for a local food guide to highlight eastern Kentucky restaurants, farmers markets, CSA's (Community Supported Agriculture), and agri-tourism...
So, are the Ten Commandments even relevant anymore?
(John 14:27) A bit over a week ago, in a faraway place I received news from home that created a feeling within my soul that I had never experienced. It was not a rare emotion. It was not unique to me or to anyone. It was and is a daily occurrence...
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Workers' Compensation Programs is publishing for public comment a proposed Black Lung Benefits Act rule that gives coal miners greater access to their health records and requires...
A hospital is more than a place where people go to heal; it is a part of the community that fosters health and represents hope. From providing treatment and comfort to the sick, to welcoming new life into the world, hospitals are central to a healthy...
A Middlesboro man was arrested Tuesday after he allegedly broke into a person's house and stole several weapons from the residence. John F. Maples Jr., 40, was charged with first-degree burglary.
The following individuals were recently lodged in the Bell County Detention Center:• Jordan Brooks Adkins, 19, of Middlesboro, served a bench warrant;• Erik Bo Barnett, 24, of Pineville, contempt of court;
Through its grant-making to thousands of nonprofits each year, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) promotes opportunities for people in communities across America to experience the arts and exercise their creativity.
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The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has announced an award of nearly $7.5 million in National Emergency Grant funds to the Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program Inc. (EKCEP) to provide training and employment services to help out-of-work...
When you have an emergency in Bell County and call any of the emergency services available to the community, the Bell County emergency dispatchers are there to take your call and provide the appropriate assistance.
William S. Tribell | Daily News
Information is online for voters in May 19 Ky. primary
Motorcyclists say they are watching, but are you?
A man who sexually abused a juvenile received his final sentencing in Bell Circuit Court on Monday.
The Three Corners of Cumberland Gap Trails steering committee met in a meeting on Wednesday at the Bell County Tourism office to continue planning for connectivity with multi-use trails in Virginia, Kentucky and Tennessee.
The class of 2015 of Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) will celebrate its commencement on May 9, at 10 a.m. at Tex Turner Arena on the LMU main campus in Harrogate, Tenn.
Celebrate Freedom will be held on Armed Forces Day, May 16, beginning at 2 p.m. at the Middlesboro city parking lot — bring a lawn chair.
MANCHESTER — A public information meeting for the proposed widening of U.S. 25E in Knox and Laurel counties will be held May 11, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Corbin Parkway Ministries (510 Cumberland Gap Parkway).
Stand in the Gap Coalition (SIGCO) is sponsoring free saliva-based drug test kits designed to be provided to parents and guardians to keep and use for their children as they feel necessary.
Bell County Sheriff's Det. Michael Cooper is an 18-year police veteran. With those 18 years under his belt, he finds it very easy to explain why he enjoys his profession.
1 woman killed, 2 men injured in boating crash in LaurelCORBIN (AP) — One person has died and two are injured after a boating crash on Laurel Lake Wednesday.