Middlesboro Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/NEWS http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/NEWS Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:46:19 EST 1800 Boy Scout camporee focuses on coal http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150205623/Boy-Scout-camporee-focuses-on-coal Boy Scouts from across the area recently became the first in Kentucky to successfully complete requirements for the new Mining In Society merit badge. They did so with support provided by Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College and the... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:56:03 EST Listen to the Holy Spirit http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-religion/150208221/Listen-to-the-Holy-Spirit My dad was the Archway Cookie man when I was growing up. His nickname was Archie Archway (his real name was Bob; I never really understood that). Dad's cookie warehouse was in our basement. What a way to grow up; cases of cookies in the basement... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 07:01:10 EST When decisions come http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-religion/150208187/When-decisions-come (Daniel 3:1-30) Researchers get paid to look into some unusual things. One of those would be a study that determined the average person makes upward to 100,000 decisions…a day. Who was vested with the task of counting? Sun, 19 Oct 2014 06:51:07 EST Ingredients for Christian strength http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150208396/Ingredients-for-Christian-strength Let's say you came over to my home and told me you were hungry.“Oh, I can take care of that; let's go into the kitchen” is my joyful reply. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 05:39:09 EST 4-H Community Club awards program held http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150182226/4-H-Community-Club-awards-program-held Photos submitted Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:18:06 EST Pet of the Week http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150163952/Pet-of-the-Week Jayla is a female Boxer mix, available at the Bell County Animal Shelter. She is a 9-month-old attention-loving dog. Jayla is sweet and wants lots of love. Her adoption fee is $45 for the month of October, which is Adopt-a-Shelter-Pet month. Her fee... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 14:01:09 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150205352/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). Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:00:04 EST Trooper, coach, father http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150209277/Trooper-coach-father (Editor's note: The Harlan Daily Enterprise and Middlesboro Daily News are kicking off a new series this weekend titled “Behind the Badge.” This series will feature a different police officer each Friday and will run in both... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:10:09 EST Deputy judge issue raised at debate http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150209254/Deputy-judge-issue-raised-at-debate The issues involving the hiring of a deputy judge-executive has been one of the many focuses during this years election. This issue was raised again during the judge-executive forum held by the Bell County League of Women Voters on Tuesday at the Bell... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:36:08 EST Turner follows in musical footsteps http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150176715/Turner-follows-in-musical-footsteps The Turner name is certainly no stranger to the Grand Ole Opry stage. And, local musician Bryan Turner seems quite at home stepping into those musical footsteps as he stands alongside Dale Ann Bradley, five-time winner of the female bluegrass vocalist... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:20:05 EST Help requested for project http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150193946/Help-requested-for-project Jessica Taylor, who is competing in the Miss America pageant, addressed the Bell County Fiscal Court during the meeting on Tuesday. During the meeting, she asked the community for help with a project she is doing for the competition. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:09:12 EST Miles arrested after wrecking vehicle http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150209857/Miles-arrested-after-wrecking-vehicle Anthony Cloud | Daily News Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:04:12 EST Fugitive captured http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150208767/Fugitive-captured A federal fugitive wanted by U.S. Marshals was arrested in Middlesboro on Thursday. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:02:05 EST Free drug test kits provide new prevention initiative for youth http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150181228/Free-drug-test-kits-provide-new-prevention-initiative-for-youth MT. VERNON – A new drug prevention initiative designed to provide youth another way to resist peer pressure to experiment with drugs was launched in Rockcastle County on Tuesday. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:33:12 EST Ali’s childhood home to be completely restored http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150208942/Alis-childhood-home-to-be-completely-restored LOUISVILLE (AP) — The owner of Muhammad Ali's boyhood home has partnered with a restoration specialist in a venture to completely restore the Louisville residence to its original condition. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:12:08 EST US Army Field Band and Soldiers’ Chorus to perform http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150182793/US-Army-Field-Band-and-Soldiers-Chorus-to-perform A stirring program of music is on tap when the U.S. Army Field Band and Soldiers' Chorus perform in the J.W. Adams Performing Arts Center at Pound, Va. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:41:04 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150148838/News-in-Brief Fake fliers about Ebola distributed in stateFRANKFORT (AP) — State officials say a flier about Ebola that was distributed around a neighborhood in Frankfort is bogus. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:34:05 EST Police: Teen sodomized in videotaped assault http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150205117/Police:-Teen-sodomized-in-videotaped-assault LOUISVILLE (AP) — A group of young men and teenagers sodomized a 15-year-old boy, critically injuring him in an attack that was recorded on video and shared among cellphones, authorities said Thursday. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:18:07 EST Brock, Hendrickson debate http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150198553/Brock-Hendrickson-debate Bell County judge-executive candidates Albey Brock and Bruce Hendrickson participated in a public debate on Tuesday at the Bell Theater in Pineville. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 18:34:08 EST Shattuck writes history ‘guide’ http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150193802/Shattuck-writes-history-guide Daniel Boone history is a large part of why tourists visit the Cumberland Gap area. Middlesboro resident Tom Shattuck knows this history and highlights it well through his tourism company, in his book and through volunteer work in the... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:52:08 EST