Middlesboro Daily News- RSS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/ http://middlesborodailynews.com/ Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:24:58 EST 1800 (No heading) http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/151566838/ By the Associated PressToday is Saturday, Jan. 31, the 31st day of 2015. There are 334 days left in the year.Today's Highlights in History: Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:10:32 EST Hounds pull away from Bell http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/151597844/Hounds-pull-away-from-Bell Corbin outscored the Bell County Bobcats 17-6 in the third quarter to break open Thursday night's game as the Redhounds went on to a 64-47 win. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:40:33 EST Lady Lions rally past MHS http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/151598185/Lady-Lions-rally-past-MHS The Pineville Lady Mountain Lions outscored Middlesboro 15-4 over the final 7:12 on Thursday to pull out a 44-38 win over the Lady Jackets on homecoming night at MHS. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:40:31 EST End of an era http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/151589015/End-of-an-era Patty Jones, known to many as “mama Wally” or “Miss Patty” along with her husband Wally Jones founded Oasis Pizza together in Harrogate, Tenn. 38 years ago. Thursday night she celebrated her birthday and her retirement at a... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:00:31 EST Police get new technology http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/151573585/Police-get-new-technology As a driver, it is common to see a police car on the side of the road clocking the speed of oncoming traffic. While this technology was invented for use during World War II, radar guns have come a long way since then. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:40:32 EST Hayes commends staff http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/151588904/Hayes-commends-staff School officials at Pineville Independent High School say that a Pineville student who was recently indicted for making alleged threats is no longer in the building. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:30:31 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/151550536/News-in-Brief UPike working on new College of EducationPIKEVILLE (AP) — The University of Pikeville plans to open a new college just for teachers. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:10:34 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/151587589/Community-Calendar To place an event 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). Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:00:32 EST PSC demands Kentucky Power return charges http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/151566313/PSC-demands-Kentucky-Power-return-charges At last some good news regarding our ever increasing utility bills. Kentucky Power customers, which includes most residential and commercial electric consumers in the Independent's circulation area, will soon get a refund from Kentucky Power... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:05:34 EST Switching baits: Move or change http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/151568964/Switching-baits:-Move-or-change During the end of January, outdoor activities get much slower. To be sure, there are ample opportunities like catching crappie and killing ducks, but the weather can be a real hindrance for those of us who like longer and warmer days. I really do wish... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:50:32 EST Harrison twins lead UK to 69-53 win over Mizzou http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/151584692/Harrison-twins-lead-UK-to-69-53-win-over-Mizzou COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Andrew Harrison scored 15 points to lead a balanced Kentucky attack, and the No. 1 Wildcats pulled away in the second half for a 69-53 victory over Missouri on Thursday night. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:00:31 EST Today in History http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/151566792/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Friday, Jan. 30, the 30th day of 2015. There are 335 days left in the year.Today's Highlights in History: Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:10:32 EST Lions knock off MHS, 58-43 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/151582663/Lions-knock-off-MHS-58-43 In spite of Micah Robbins' best efforts, the Pineville Mountain Lions pulled out a 58-43 win over Middlesboro on Thursday and put a damper on the Yellow Jackets homecoming and senior night festivities. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:50:31 EST Lady Vols eke out 73-72 win at Kentucky http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/151582630/Lady-Vols-eke-out-73-72-win-at-Kentucky LEXINGTON (AP) — Isabelle Harrison and Cierra Burdick combined to score 25 second-half points and sixth-ranked Tennessee held on to edge No. 10 Kentucky 73-72 victory Thursday night. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:50:31 EST Lady Railsplitters get past Brevard http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/151578204/Lady-Railsplitters-get-past-Brevard HARROGATE, Tenn. — Freshman guard Ross Mathis capped a career night with a game-sealing three-pointer as the Lady Railsplitters (11-8, 8-5 SAC) outlasted the Brevard Tornados (3-13, 2-11 SAC) 70-65 in a back-and-forth SAC contest on... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:05:32 EST No. 2 Railsplitters rout Brevard http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/151578040/No.-2-Railsplitters-rout-Brevard HARROGATE, Tenn. — Luquon Choice scored 24 points, Keenan Peterson logged his third double-double of the season and the second-ranked Railsplitters (19-0, 13-0 SAC) put on a defensive clinic in an 88-49 evisceration of the Brevard Tornados... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:00:31 EST Bell board receives audit http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/151570138/Bell-board-receives-audit White and Associates handed down the audit for the Bell County Board of Education over the past recent months. The audit has been addressed in two separate board meetings. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:20:31 EST Halcomb: 2 decades of police work http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/151573003/Halcomb:-2-decades-of-police-work Kentucky State Trooper Jimmy Lee Halcomb Jr. has been policing for over two decades in Harlan County. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:50:33 EST Lexington escapee captured http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/151546461/Lexington-escapee-captured A man who allegedly walked away from a Fayette County correctional facility was captured in Middlesboro on Tuesday. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:45:31 EST St. Julian raising funds in February http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/151570452/St.-Julian-raising-funds-in-February St. Julian Elementary School will be having two fundraisers in February to raise money to fund future programs running throughout their school year. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:40:32 EST