The Harrogate Board of Mayor and Aldermen (BMA) spent a good deal of time last week handling several issues with problem properties, some of which have been ongoing for a protracted length of time.
Two special called meetings of the Bell County Fiscal Court were conducted by Bell County Judge-Executive Albey Brock in Pineville this week. Items on the agenda were the hiring of county staff and the jail budget.
Students at Middlesboro Elementary School were given some tips to improve their writing by George Ella Lyon recently.
Potential billion-dollar verdict rests on disputed deadline
A motion approved just last month by the Claiborne Commission was to have made information from the various county committee meetings a bit more transparent to the general public via oral summations given during the monthly commission...
Spring has sprung and that means many people are spending more time outside in one of the natural beauties in the Tri-State. Hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, fishing, kayaking and canoeing are just some of the possibilities for outdoor...
Ky. judges ponder case of school bullying suicideFRANKFORT (AP) — Can schools and teachers be held responsible if a bullied student commits suicide?
Around the middle of March, Monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus) usually begin to mate and often start moving around in their overwintering sites.
Standing well over 6 foot tall and well-known in the area, veteran Middlesboro Police Officer Barry Cowan has enforced the law in the city of Middlesboro for a decade.
RICHMOND — When spring break comes and you're looking for something to do, look no further than a Virginia State park. Virginia State Parks will offer special programming in all parks March 27 through April 12.
FRANKFORT — Unemployment rates fell in 119 Kentucky counties between February 2014 and February 2015, while Russell County stayed the same, according to the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training, an agency of the Kentucky Education and...
FRANKFORT — Kentucky State Parks are offering a weekday camping deal in April and May – pay for one night and get the second night free Sunday through Thursday.
EDGEFIELD, S.C. — Turkey hunters are now able to check turkey activity and sightings in their local area thanks to the Gobble Map from the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) and Powderhook.
FRANKFORT—The arrival of March was the start of a new license year in Kentucky and reassurance that spring is near. One of the best places to put a 2015-16 fishing license to use in early spring is at a Fishing in Neighborhoods (FINs)...
Ky. legislature stops gas tax decrease, takes on heroin
Pineville High School senior class president Abigail Proffitt was nominated by her peers to represent the Superintendent's Student Advisory Council and address Superintendent Terry Hayes and the Pineville school board recently during the...
The 2015 Promise Zone Community Forum was held Tuesday at the Bell-Whitley Conference Room in Pineville.
The Bell County Grand Jury handed down 20 several drug-related indictments recently. Of those 20, eight were for manufacturing methamphetamine and 12 were for trafficking a controlled substance.
As park neighbors and visitors immerse themselves in the long anticipated warmth by hiking the park's 85 miles of trails and reveling in the beauty of the early blossoming spring wildflowers, Cumberland Gap National Historical Park...
Kentucky State Police, Post 10 Harlan is investigating a fatal crash after they received a call of an injury collision on KY 3436 in the Corbin community of Knox County on Tuesday.
FRANKFORT (AP) — More children would have to ride in booster seats under a bill the Kentucky state legislature passed on Tuesday.
Two people accused of being involved in the stabbing of a man have been indicted by the Bell County Grand Jury.
The annual Multiple Sclerosis (MS) event will kick off at Middlesboro High School at 9 a.m. with the walk/run officially beginning at 10 a.m. on April 25. To be a part of the run, a small donation is requested to the National MS Society. All runners...
Bridge inspections prompt lane closures on I-75CORBIN (AP) — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says to expect some lane closures on Interstate 75 in southeastern Kentucky this week.
Bridget Saylor's third-grade science/writing class at TNT Primary is beginning a new class project to help students with their writing skills and make writing and science even more exciting.