Middlesboro Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/NEWS http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/NEWS Sat, 22 Nov 2014 21:43:29 EST 1800 Stanleys to perform at Lee Theatre http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150626144/Stanleys-to-perform-at-Lee-Theatre Nathan Stanley, along with his grandfather Dr. Ralph Stanley, will be performing at the Lee Theatre in Pennington Gap, Va. at 7 p.m. on Dec. 6. Tickets cost $20 in advance and $25 at the door. To reserve tickets call 276-546-4000 or... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 12:02:03 EST University Medical offers free tickets for flu shots http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150624228/University-Medical-offers-free-tickets-for-flu-shots University Medical Clinic (UMC) invites the community to visit its offices in Harrogate or New Tazewell to receive a flu vaccine on Nov. 25 or 26, and receive a free ticket to the LMU vs. Bluefield State women's basketball game on Dec. 1 at the... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:59:07 EST Judge to review sealed evidence in terror case http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150625151/Judge-to-review-sealed-evidence-in-terror-case BOWLING GREEN (AP) — A federal judge wants to review sealed evidence against an Iraqi man convicted in a Kentucky terrorism case who hopes to gain access to his complete case file. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:00:05 EST Panel discusses new bus policy http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150618819/Panel-discusses-new-bus-policy Bell County Superintendent Yvonne Gilliam addressed a bus driver policy during the regular school board meeting on Tuesday involving kindergarten through third-grade students. The policy or procedure would make it to where bus drivers have to make... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:09:02 EST Single-vehicle wreck results in minor injuries http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150626000/Single-vehicle-wreck-results-in-minor-injuries Photos submitted Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:57:10 EST KSP arrest 2 for theft http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150626599/KSP-arrest-2-for-theft Two men accused of stealing several household appliances were arrested by the Kentucky State Police on Monday. Manford Green Saylor, 32, of Wallins Creek, and Samuel Ray Griffin Jr., 30, of Pathfork, were charged with receiving stolen property under... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:54:02 EST Woman’s son living with her corpse at apartment http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150625579/Womans-son-living-with-her-corpse-at-apartment Harlan City Police Officer George Young opened a death investigation Thursday related to a woman being found dead in her apartment in Sunshine at Holly Point. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:57:04 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150585484/News-in-Brief Labor Cabinet asks office workers to shovel snow Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:20:03 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150613576/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, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:04 EST Learning ‘real life’ at school http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150544962/Learning-real-life-at-school Middlesboro Middle School has been busy giving their 6th graders a dose of the “real world” in their STARS Entrepreneurship Program. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:59:06 EST NSDAR honors veterans for their service http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150613080/NSDAR-honors-veterans-for-their-service Twelve area veterans were presented special certificates during a Veterans Day reception hosted by Kentucky Path NSDAR chapter of Middlesboro. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:38:03 EST Eubank named LMU Volunteer of the Year http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150500641/Eubank-named-LMU-Volunteer-of-the-Year Wanda Golden Eubank, of Andover, Vt,. was recognized with Lincoln Memorial University (LMU)'s Nancy Rodgers Leach Volunteer of the Year Award during the university's annual homecoming celebration. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:36:08 EST 4-H Community Club elects officers http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150499362/4-H-Community-Club-elects-officers Photo submitted Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:29:10 EST Clogston recognized for his dedication http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150614382/Clogston-recognized-for-his-dedication Accepting a law enforcement position in Lexington, Cpl. William Clogston, a three-year veteran of the Evarts Police Department, was recognized in a letter from Assistant Police Chief Owen Noe and presented with a certificate of appreciation for his... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:47:06 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150585465/News-in-Brief State's jobless rate falls to 6.2 percentFRANKFORT (AP) — Kentucky officials say the state's unemployment rate dropped again in October to its lowest rate in more than six years. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:48:06 EST Motor fuels tax rate to decline Jan. 1 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150610134/Motor-fuels-tax-rate-to-decline-Jan.-1 FRANKFORT – Kentucky's “gas tax” on sales of gasoline, diesel and ethanol motor fuels will drop by 4.3 cents per gallon on New Year's Day, resulting in a loss to the Kentucky Road Fund of about $129 million on an... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:35:06 EST Discussion of Middlesboro crater slated today http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150596733/Discussion-of-Middlesboro-crater-slated-today Dr. Stephen F. Greb of the Kentucky Geological Survey at the University of Kentucky in Lexington present a program detailing the meteor impact that created the Middlesboro basin. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:09 EST City opposes KU rate increase http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150599705/City-opposes-KU-rate-increase The city of Middlesboro is opposing a proposed rate increase by Kentucky Utilities and encouraging citizens to do the same. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:11:02 EST Panel discusses district assessment http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150599333/Panel-discusses-district-assessment Angela Allen gave an assessment overview for Bell County schools during the regular school board meeting on Tuesday. She presented school information regarding test scores, a three-year overview of the accountability scores and discussed delivery... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:08:04 EST School energy savings reviewed http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150598264/School-energy-savings-reviewed Energy savings were announced during the Middlesboro Independent School Board meeting on Tuesday Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:07:05 EST