Middlesboro Daily News- RSS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/ http://middlesborodailynews.com/ Sun, 1 Feb 2015 18:50:29 EST 1800 Designed for our happiness http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/151590912/Designed-for-our-happiness My family and I were eating supper together Saturday night. All three of my kids were at home and we were having a great time. Halfway through supper my son, a very fit Army veteran, and I got up at the same time to get more barbecue from the kitchen. Sun, 1 Feb 2015 08:35:33 EST What real repentance looks like http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/151590850/What-real-repentance-looks-like (Joel 2:12-14) “Even now—this is the Lord's declaration—turn to Me with all your heart, with fasting, weeping, and mourning. Tear your hearts, not just your clothes, and return to the Lord your God. For He is gracious and... Sun, 1 Feb 2015 07:30:33 EST Be a Christian with a life of true worship http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/151591109/Be-a-Christian-with-a-life-of-true-worship “I can worship God just as well at home as I can at church.” Ministers hear this statement from time to time. Usually, this is said by someone who has not darkened a church door in decades. Is this statement true? Can someone worship God... Sun, 1 Feb 2015 07:00:33 EST Pet of the Week http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/151495784/Pet-of-the-Week Meet Zeus! He is an 8-month-old Beagle mix available from the Bell County Animal Shelter. Zeus is sweet, playful and leash trained. His adoption fee is $70. If you are interested in meeting Zeus or any other of the adoptable... Sat, 31 Jan 2015 10:30:33 EST Are you undecided? http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/151587688/Are-you-undecided Six years and not even close to a college degree? And the list of complaints about colleges is long and seems to get longer with each year:• College tuition that just goes up and up and up; Sat, 31 Jan 2015 07:55:34 EST Cawood a longtime scrip collector http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/151521287/Cawood-a-longtime-scrip-collector It is commonplace to have coins jingling in your pocket, however Pineville native Steve Cawood put a local, special, personal spin on coin collecting. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 07:10:32 EST (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