Snowy conditions mean staying indoors for many; however one park volunteer is not afraid of winter weather.
Photo submittedShelbee Miller, 2, of Hulen, enjoyed building her first snowman with her parents Kevin and Dana Miller after one of the recent snowfalls.
The last of a series of stalled tractor-trailers on Interstate 65 in Hart County were removed overnight, but efforts to keep the roadway open through the snow have been complicated by recurring mishaps and new blockages.
State Auditor Adam H. Edelen released three audits for the Bell County Sheriff's Department. Each audit was for 2013-2014, when former sheriff Bruce Bennett was in office. The department received a clean audit on all three reports.
Relatively young and new to policing the community, 26-year-old Kentucky State Police Trooper Wayne Harold Hensley has quickly developed into an asset for the police force. He holds the attitude that policing is about helping people and maintaining...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Winter could have at least one more blast for much of the U.S. after the late-season snow stops falling: Record low temperatures are in the forecast for dozens of cities.
Photos by Albey and Bytha BrockNewtown Softball Field was completely submerged following heavy rain.Pictured is the Bell County Fairgrounds on KY 92 next to Brooks Tire.
Gov. Steve Beshear has declared a state of emergency for the Commonwealth — the second such declaration in less than a month.
Experiencing snow, sleet and rain, the county has been fortunate to have had only brief power outages during this recent winter event.
Photos by Albey and Bytha BrockPictured is Givens Park Drive of U.S. 25E behind the Vendors Mall. The road appears to have been washed out by rushing water.
In the past week Bell County has experienced spring-like temperatures, flooding, sun, sleet, rain, ice and snow. It is no surprise that weather is changing and affecting our daily lives.
NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials say people should eat less sugar. But that's easier said than done.
Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park will host its First Saturday Community Coffee House on March 7, from 7 to 9 p.m. The UVa-Wise Bluegrass Band will serve as the featured hosts for this month's Coffee House.
Classes canceled in Ky., Tenn. as winter storm hitMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Schools were closed and flights cancelled as a winter storm dropped frozen precipitation in Kentucky and Tennessee Thursday.
State forces in District 11 continue to monitor routes for high water and/or flooding. Maintenance crews place signage in areas that are determined to be unsafe and impassable. When the water recedes and roads are deemed safe, “Road...
The project to expand the Claiborne County Jail continues to create friction between two distinct camps of thought as the blueprints dry on the drawing board.
The process to fill the vacant Bell County School Board seat is underway. Barry Gibson won the election for the seat in November by defeating Shelb Stewart by 134 votes. According to John Thompson with the Kentucky Department of Education, Gibson then...
Students with the Destination Imagination team from Middlesboro elementary gave a presentation to the Middlesboro City Council this week regarding a Smoking Ban for Bell County.
McConnell tells states: Ignore EPA carbon rules
Retired teachers, school alumni, students and many others filled the lobby at Middlesboro High School to see the unveiling on the Greg Page shadowbox. The Friends of Lincoln School had the shadowbox created as part of their Black History Project to...
Have you had a health assessment for stroke or diabetes recently? You are invited to the Middlesboro Mall at center court on March 11, from 9 a.m. and noon, to receive these free assessments.
The Bell County Public Library District Board of Trustees and staff will have a tribute to Beverly Greene and dedication of the community room in her memory from 10 a.m. to noon on March 7 at the Middlesboro-Bell County Public Library, located at 126...
Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) has announced Michael P. Seaman, DO, associate professor of family medicine/emergency medicine, was recognized by the National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners (NBOME)...
LEXINGTON — The sub-zero temperatures have moved on and much of the snow has melted, but many Kentucky shelters and families are still feeling the chill. With area temperatures averaging more than 40 percent colder than normal, the frigid...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors on Tuesday charged five St. Paul residents in what authorities allege was a multistate sex-trafficking ring whose victims included minors.