Middlesboro Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/NEWS http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/NEWS Sat, 25 Apr 2015 19:31:22 EST 1800 A Page in history http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153101335/A-Page-in-history Ray Welch|Daily News Sat, 25 Apr 2015 06:35:32 EST Audit findings addressed http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153124529/Audit-findings-addressed Artie White with White and Associates was present at the Bell County special-called board meeting on Thursday to address the 2013-2014 audited financial statements and supplemental schedules. In his previous audit report, White explained six material... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:40:31 EST Log truck wrecks on U.S. 25E http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153118281/Log-truck-wrecks-on-U.S.-25E Photo by Laura Bundy Shackelford Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:35:31 EST Artist to present derby painting http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153113234/Artist-to-present-derby-painting A horse is poetry in motion. For local artist Jaime Corum horses are the muse. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:25:32 EST School energy savings assessed http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153113824/School-energy-savings-assessed During a regular meeting of the Middlesboro Board of Education on Thursday, the board voted to adopt a resolution which authorized issuance of energy conservation revenue bonds. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:55:31 EST Brothers charged with theft http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153118382/Brothers-charged-with-theft Two brothers were arrested by the Kentucky State Police this week after being accused of stealing an ATV on KY 66 in Pineville. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:50:38 EST Arrest Records http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153119584/Arrest-Records The following individuals were recently lodged in the Bell County Detention Center:The Brian Keith Redmond in this report is not the General Manager of Tim Short Dodge or Short-Redmond Ford. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:30:31 EST Listening sessions scheduled April 27 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153117427/Listening-sessions-scheduled-April-27 Kentucky Community & Technical College System (KCTCS) President Jay Box will visit Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College as part of a statewide listening tour to seek input for the KCTCS 2016-22 strategic plan. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:15:34 EST ‘Celebration of Spring’ slated http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/153117698/Celebration-of-Spring-slated BIG STONE GAP, Va. The Friends of the Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park will offer their annual “Celebration of Spring” event on the grounds of the Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park on April 25 from 8 a.m. to 2... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:10:35 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153103140/News-in-Brief Jobless rates down in all 120 Ky. countiesFRANKFORT (AP) — State officials say unemployment rates fell in all 120 Kentucky counties between March 2014 and March 2015. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:10:33 EST A story of survival http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153097414/A-story-of-survival Diane Belcher is a resident of Pineville who has a story to tell of perseverance and a supportive, loving family. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:45:31 EST ‘More than tickets’ http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153095756/More-than-tickets Writing tickets and taking people to jail is just one of many duties bestowed upon an officer. Kentucky State Police Trooper Joey Brigmon explains there is more to being an officer than that. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:40:32 EST Former sheriff’s audit released http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153093162/Former-sheriffs-audit-released The Auditor of Public Accounts Adam Edelen has released the audits for former Harlan County Sheriff Marvin Lipfird's office for the tax settlement and unmined coal tax settlement. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:15:33 EST Grand jury indicts 2 in theft http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153094798/Grand-jury-indicts-2-in-theft Two individuals accused of working together to steal merchandise from Walmart were indicted recently by the Bell County Grand Jury. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:55:31 EST ‘Born Learning’ program celebrates 1st graduates http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153095535/Born-Learning-program-celebrates-1st-graduates Middlesboro Elementary School announces the graduation of the first group of families from the United Way Born Learning Academy, driven by Toyota. These 10 families have completed a six-month course of activities designed to enhance family learning... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:45:31 EST Crayfish endanger of extinction http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153095746/Crayfish-endanger-of-extinction Just as the central Appalachian landscape was beginning to undergo changes related to early 20th century mining, logging and population growth, researchers documented a number of crayfish species in the streams of this area known for its natural... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:30:36 EST Spring turkey season now open http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153095692/Spring-turkey-season-now-open FRANKFORT – The wait is over for turkey hunters in Kentucky. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:30:31 EST Area rallies to help cancer fighter http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153093779/Area-rallies-to-help-cancer-fighter The Tri-State area's residents have a reputation of rallying around fellow citizens in need, and there are many who have benefited from their generosity. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:50:34 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153079282/News-in-Brief After 4 decades as fugitive, ailing man turns himself in Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:50:32 EST Tri-Cities host ECORS event http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/153090371/Tri-Cities-host-ECORS-event Looking for excitement? East Coast Off-Road Racing Series (ECORS) will host 4X4 endurance racing at the “Flats” in Cumberland on Friday and Saturday. 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