Middlesboro Daily News- RSS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/ http://middlesborodailynews.com/ Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:48:43 EST 1800 Court filing details carnage of fatal bank robbery http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50132332/Court-filing-details-carnage-of-fatal-bank-robbery ST. LOUIS (AP) — A man accused of killing two Illinois bank workers and critically wounding a third during a botched robbery attempt — stabbing one of them more than 50 times — told officers he “made sure” they would die,... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST A Pass Through the Mountains http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50132047/A-Pass-Through-the-Mountains The setting is the Wilderness Road Campground in Cumberland Gap National Historical Park. A soft breeze blows through the stately pines. The ebb and flow in the buzz of the cicadas is ever present. It is joined by the flute like call of the wood... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ky. speaker: Local option sales tax is focus http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50132396/Ky.-speaker:-Local-option-sales-tax-is-focus FRANKFORT (AP) — House Democrats' top priority in January could be allowing local governments to temporarily raise taxes to help pay for construction projects, House Speaker Greg Stumbo said Wednesday. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Daily Bible Thought http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50118125/Daily-Bible-Thought Refuge can be found in the Rock of Ages.I will sing of Your power; yes, I will sing aloud of Your mercy in the morning; for You have been my defense and refuge in the day of my trouble. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Today in History — July 31 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50118889/Today-in-History--July-31 By the Associated PressToday is Thursday, July 31, the 212th day of 2014. There are 153 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Book signing at Bell Museum http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50124552/Book-signing-at-Bell-Museum Native R. L. Longworth has returned home to Bell County after years of living in California “planting churches.” Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Eden Floral Design to open Friday http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/business-local_features/50118732/Eden-Floral-Design-to-open-Friday Main Street in downtown New Tazewell, Tenn. is welcoming a new florist.Eden Floral Design will open it's doors to the public at 9 a.m. on Aug. 1. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Couple to wed http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/engagements/50119496/Couple-to-wed Keith and Melissa Burnett, of Pineville, are proud to announce to forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Kristen Nicole Burnett, to Richard Justin Baker, son of Richard and Jamie Baker, of Stoney Fork. The wedding will take place at 4:30 p.m. on Aug. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Letters to the Editor http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/letters-opinion/50119142/Letters-to-the-Editor Editor,I hope you are having a great summer and enjoying your time off. I appreciate your hard work and loyalty to Pineville Independent. It is vital to our continued success. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/50117910/Community-Calendar To place an announcement in the Community Calendar, email: bmoore@civitasmedia.com; fax: 606-573-0042 attention Bethany Moore; or drop a written copy of the announcement by our office at 120 North 11th Street, Middlesboro (behind Food City). Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Pine Mountain celebrates 90 years http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50104945/Pine-Mountain-celebrates-90-years Citizens' views of Pine Mountain State Resort Park in 1924 likely didn't include mini golf, a swimming pool and plans for a zip line attraction. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Vanover indicted for assault http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50092185/Vanover-indicted-for-assault A man who allegedly got into an altercation that resulted in a woman being injured has been indicted by the Bell County Grand Jury.Chris Vanover, 26, of Middlesboro, was indicted for second-degree assault. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Man arrested after wreck http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50120449/Man-arrested-after-wreck The Bell County Sheriff's Department arrested a man on a DUI charge following an early morning wreck on Wednesday. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Back to school fashion show http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50123827/Back-to-school-fashion-show Photos by Anthony Cloud|Daily News Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST $1,000 pill now hepatitis C treatment of choice http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50102785/$1000-pill-now-hepatitis-C-treatment-of-choice WASHINGTON (AP) — A $1,000-per-pill drug that insurers are reluctant to pay for has quickly become the treatment of choice for a liver-wasting viral disease that affects more than 3 million Americans. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50118120/News-in-Brief Republican state Rep. Ben Waide indicted Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Improve end-of-life health care http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50119076/Improve-end-of-life-health-care The day my father died from prostate cancer — Jan 11, 2011 — is the day I decided that no family should ever experience the same pain. That day everything changed for me. I had worked for seven years at an organization whose sole focus is... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The Middlesboro Daily News print edition has new look http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50116406/The-Middlesboro-Daily-News-print-edition-has-new-look The print edition of the Middlesboro Daily News now features a new look designed to make the newspaper easier to read, more dependable in its layout, and more effective for our advertisers. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Nurse anesthesia concentration receives continued accreditation http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features-news_education/50103081/Nurse-anesthesia-concentration-receives-continued-accreditation HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Caylor School of Nursing (CSON) at Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) nurse anesthesia concentration has received continued accreditation from the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA). The... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Clerk’s office re-establishes old service http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50103179/Clerks-office-re-establishes-old-service Looking to obtain state hunting and fishing licenses? You can can now do so at the Bell County Clerk's Office in Pineville. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST