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Harlan Farm Bureau receives Young Farmer Gold Start Award

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Life and legacy of MLK to be celebrated

The life and legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. will be celebrated this weekend and will ... Read more | Add your comment

Turner holds training for area firefighters

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Middlesboro Fire/EMS respond to Ambleside structure fire

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Sixth Annual Pineville Gala set for Saturday

One of the largest events hosted at Pine Mountain State Resort Park is Saturday, and that is the Sixth Annual Pineville Gala. Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Madon wants clear plan on needle exchange program

One of the hottest topics in the community right now is the discussion of the needle exchange program. Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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James signs with Midway to continue soccer career

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by Anthony Cloud.

Opinion

Legislative update: General Assembly convenes for 2020 session

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by Staff Reports.

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Stephney recognized as top 25 senior in state

Bell County quarterback London Stephney was one of the main catalyst that helped the Bobcats reach the state championship game this season. His efforts did ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

Opinion

Greater awareness needed to prevent human trafficking

Human trafficking has become a huge problem in this country – and across the world, for that matter – and although we will probably never ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Kentucky needs to be more retiree-friendly

Looking to retire? Don’t do it in Kentucky. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Interim no more: Luttrell takes reins of Union football

BARBOURVILLE — The interim tag did not last very long as John Luttrell was named the 13th head coach of the Union College football program, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Bell Co. standout takes talents to next level

Since she was a freshman, Abby Harris has been an integral part of the Bell County girls basketball team. All of that hard work has ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Dragons break 18-year All ‘A’ title drought with win over Jackets

WILLIAMSBURG — Harlan made its first appearance in the state All “A” Classic in the first year of its existence in 1990 and followed with ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lady Cats fall to Leslie, 80-73

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by Staff Reports.

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Late free throws help Catawba sneak past LMU 60-56

HARROGATE, Tenn. — LMU went toe-to-toe with the top team in the South Atlantic Conference Saturday afternoon, and when the dust settled it was Catawba ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Bell County falls to Knox in 2A sectional tourney

Bell County nearly knocked off one of the top rated teams in the 13th Region on Friday. In the opening round of the 2A sectional ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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No. 3 LMU blows past 22nd-ranked Catawba 110-85

HARROGATE, Tenn. — After an unusually cool shooting night Wednesday and a plethora of uncharacteristic first-half mistakes, the third-ranked Lincoln Memorial University men’s basketball team ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lady Cats earn 2A sectional title with wins over Knox, McCreary

The Bell County girls basketball team made winning the Section 7, 2A Classic look easy over the weekend. The Lady Cats easily dispatched Knox Central ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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House votes Wednesday to send impeachment articles to Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House is preparing to vote Wednesday to send the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate to start ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Health advocates call for action to stem youth e-cig use

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Public health advocates rallied at Kentucky’s Capitol on Tuesday to push for legislation aimed at reducing smoking and e-cigarette use among ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Beshear to give first State of the Commonwealth speech

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear will give his first State of the Commonwealth speech to lawmakers and a statewide television audience Tuesday ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Be very thankful, our water is fine

It may be the biggest understatement of all time, but here is a newsflash for you: Water is important. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Gun control debate belongs at state level

Too many people are turned off and tuned out to the overheated rhetoric of our national and even state-level politics. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Proposed bill seeks to secure elections by requiring a photo ID

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) — Legislation requiring photo IDs to vote, were discussed by Sen. Robby Mills, R-Henderson, and Secretary of State Michael Adams, during a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Medicaid pharmacy carve out the right solution for Kentucky taxpayers

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by Staff Reports.

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There’s hope you can beat your addiction

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by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Tobacco law doesn’t do nearly enough to control problem

You may have already seen the signs up at gas stations: It is now illegal to sell tobacco or e-cigarette products to anyone under the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Williamsburg defeats Jackson for All ‘A’ title

PINEVILLE — Favored to win a second straight 13th Region All “A” Classic title in 2019, the Williamsburg Lady Jackets had to live with an ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lady Railsplitters use dominating second quarter to power past UVA Wise 76-62

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Making their first appearance at home in 2020, the LMU women’s basketball team dominated the second and third quarters 46-24 and held ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Third-ranked Railsplitters top UVA Wise 76-64

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Despite uncharacteristic cool shooting and 13 first-half turnovers, the third-ranked Lincoln Memorial University men’s basketball team found a way to pull out ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Middlesboro gets back on track with 59-37 win over Tigers

A 21-point performance by Trey Brock helped propel Middlesboro past Barbourville, 59-37, on Tuesday. It was a nice rebound for the Jackets, who lost a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

Sports

Bobcats defeat Williamsburg, 68-58

Former Bell County assistant Nick Napier brought his Williamsburg Yellow Jackets to town on Tuesday hoping to end a two-game losing streak. That was not ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Pineville topples J. Frank in 85-73 victory

A five-game losing streak that stretch back to Dec. 17 ended on Wednesday when Pineville took down J. Frank White Academy 85-73. Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.