Dr. Vic Adams, a vice president and chief workforce officer for Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College, has been elected to serve a two-year term on the board of directors for the National Council for Workforce Education (NCWE). Adams will...
Everyone knows the familiar summer sound of the ice cream man coming. A circus-like song announcing the arrival of a tasty treat on a hot day. It brings children running and gives adults a flash of nostalgia every time.
The following individuals were recently lodged in the Bell County Detention Center:• Glen Sam Baker, 51, of Pineville, public intoxication with a controlled substance;
The UK Tomorrow Corps, a new program being launched by the University of Kentucky Appalachian Center this summer, provides summer employment and professional support for UK students tutoring K-12 students in math and literacy skills, in partnership...
1 killed in accident at surface mine in E.Ky.PHELPS (AP) — Officials say a surface coal miner has died in an accident in eastern Kentucky.
Dr. Pearlie M. Johnson, of the Department of Pan-African Studies and Art History at the University of Louisville, is conducting a research project on Kentucky quilters and their quilts and/or family quilts.
Middlesboro is turning purple for a great cause.
Middlesboro City Police Department Sgt. Eddie Myers has served the area as a member of law enforcement for 15 years. During those years, he learned many things which impacted his job as a public servant and influenced his daily life as a police...
MSHA announces results of April impact inspections
Bell County Circuit Court Clerk Colby Slusher is the new president of the Kentucky Association of Circuit Court Clerks. He was elected to office by his fellow circuit clerks during the 2015 Circuit Court Clerks Spring College that took place May 4-5...
The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA), the Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and Georgia Department of Natural Resources (GADNR) joined U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander and leaders from the Tennessee Valley Authority in an announcement to provide...
Springtime brings about a plethora of outdoor recreation including cookouts, camping and fun on the water. It also brings out black bears.
Does Rowan County really need a jail four times larger than its existing lockup?Can the county afford to spend as much as $20 million on a project that will consume its debt capacity for the next 20 years?
FRANKFORT — Warmer weather and water temperatures climbing into the 70s tell catfish that it's time to spawn, and anglers who pursue them know from experience the period from late spring into early summer is prime time.
Members of the Cumberland River Drug Task Force executed a search warrant Wednesday at the residence of Roy Sizemore on Honda Lane in Dewitt.
Three individuals were arrested on Wednesday after police say they found methamphetamine inside a residence.
State Auditor Adam Edelen released the audit of financial statements of Bell County Fiscal Court recently. The audit was for the fiscal year that ended June 20, 2014. According to the release, the fiscal court's financial statement fairly...
The Cumberland Gap Artists Co-op will soon host the first Cumberland Gap Art Festival in Cumberland Gap. The event will take place on June 6, from 10 a.m. until dusk.
Ray Welch|Daily NewsOne of the Chicago Boys take flight during their performance at the Queen's Ball. The group astounded the crowd at the Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival for the second straight year.
Two-thirds (66 percent) of Americans still don't know what a 529 plan is, according to the annual 529 Plan Awareness Survey from financial services firm Edward Jones. In its fourth year monitoring college savings awareness, the survey found that...
No additional recanvass requests following primary electionFRANKFORT (AP) — No other candidates have requested a review of Kentucky's primary election results.
LEXINGTON (AP) — Attorneys say federal officials have sent notices that they intend to suspend payments for some clients of an eastern Kentucky disability lawyer, citing suspected fraud.
Ky. GOP website hackedFRANKFORT (AP) — The Kentucky Republican Party's website has been hacked by a group called Slim El & AnonCoders Team.
Ray Welch|Daily NewsAn American Flag was draped over 20th Street in Middlesboro on Tuesday in honor of Memorial Day. The flag was suspended using a ladder from a fire truck.