Middlesboro Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/NEWS http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/NEWS Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:37:46 EST 1800 Daily Bible Thought http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50086680/Daily-Bible-Thought Through prayer, we have instant access to our Father.Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in time of need. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ducky Dash slated for Saturday http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50088777/Ducky-Dash-slated-for-Saturday This weekend, downtown Middlesboro is preparing to celebrate those qualities that make America great. Throughout the day on Saturday there will be live music on the City Hall parking lot at Lothbury and North 20th Street, along with a solemn... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Pineville graduate returns as administrator http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50087076/Pineville-graduate-returns-as-administrator For Pineville native Russell Thompson, this school year will be different than many he has experienced in the past. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Strong storms strike surrounding counties http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50089383/Strong-storms-strike-surrounding-counties Considering the storms that took place in surrounding areas, it appears as though Bell County lucked out on Sunday. According to Bell County Emergency Management Director Ben Barnett, the majority of the storms missed the county. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Tornado sweeps through Claiborne, Campbell, destroys homes http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50094177/Tornado-sweeps-through-Claiborne-Campbell-destroys-homes A path of destruction was left behind after severe storms and a tornado swept through Claiborne County Sunday evening. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bell County fair exhibits announced http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/50088016/Bell-County-fair-exhibits-announced The Bell County Fair is scheduled Aug. 6-9 at the Bell County Fairgrounds in Fourmile. The fair exhibits will once again be sponsored by the Bell County Cooperative Extension Service and the Bell County Fair Board. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Elks Lodge donates to Boy Scouts http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/50087913/Elks-Lodge-donates-to-Boy-Scouts Photo submitted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Friends of Cumberland Gap NHP receives grant http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50087796/Friends-of-Cumberland-Gap-NHP-receives-grant The Friends of Cumberland Gap National Historical Park (NHP) is one of 23 national parks or supporting organizations selected to receive a 2014 Impact Grant from the National Park Foundation (NPF), the official charity of America's national... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/50090478/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). Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Kentucky youth works his way into showbiz http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/entertainment/50090136/Kentucky-youth-works-his-way-into-showbiz CADIZ (AP) — Anyone who has ever sat down to watch TV has, at some point, seen something on that screen that made them think, “Wow, that's cool, I wish I could do that.” Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50087729/Not-in-my-backyard:-US-sending-dirty-coal-abroad NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sarah Palin launches online subscription channel http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50087708/Sarah-Palin-launches-online-subscription-channel NEW YORK (AP) — Sarah Palin has started her own subscription-based online network. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘Sharknado’ sequel has bite, lots of laughs http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/entertainment/50087672/Sharknado-sequel-has-bite-lots-of-laughs NEW YORK (AP) — Don't worry about me. The Sharknado Evacuation map supplied by Syfy network places me, as a resident of Lower Manhattan, smack in the zone most in peril this sharknado season. But I'll be ready. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST State hospital live streaming video from NICU http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50090172/State-hospital-live-streaming-video-from-NICU BOWLING GREEN (AP) — A southern Kentucky hospital has begun live streaming video of newborns in its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, allowing parents and staff to keep an eye on the babies. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50089159/News-in-Brief Official: Storms destroy E. Tenn homes, no deaths Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Who Is Jesus? http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50067616/Who-Is-Jesus My wife and I watched a good movie last week, “The Life of Pi.” It's a beautiful movie. The scenery and camera work are a delight to watch, especially in HD. The story is compelling as well. It's about a man who survives a... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST James on prayer, faith, and personal responsibility http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50067611/James-on-prayer-faith-and-personal-responsibility Go to almost any church that still has a Wednesday evening service and one might find most still call it “Prayer Meeting.” But go to almost any church that still has a Wednesday evening prayer meeting and one may be surprised to find that... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The man behind the curtain # # # http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50067604/The-man-behind-the-curtain-#-#-# What do Kenosha, Wis., and Cape Cod, Mass., have in common? Besides the fact that they are both splendid, waterfront communities, probably not much. Except this: Seventy-five years ago this week, these towns were the first public release points for... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rhymer participates in youth leadership program http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-lifestyle/50072566/Rhymer-participates-in-youth-leadership-program Harlan County High School student Alisha Rhymer has had a busy summer enhancing her leadership skills. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST God’s Eternal Plan Ephesians 1:3-14 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50067599/Gods-Eternal-Plan-Ephesians-1:3-14 God's eternal plan includes many heavenly blessings (Ephesians 1:3). These are Spiritual blessings not material blessings. It is the Spirit that controls man and the circumstances that surround him. A man may feel bad; he may be down, depressed... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST