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Repair Affair slated for Saturday

Bell County Repair Affair is slated for Saturday and households that were chosen for assistance are prepared for ... Read more | Add your comment

Canal walk, downtown area cleanup

It’s time to “Team Up 2 Clean Up” the Middlesboro Historic Canal Walk and downtown area. This Saturday ... Read more | Add your comment

RoHo Fishing Tournament Proclamation signed

Middlesboro Mayor Rick Nelson signed a proclamation designating the weekend of Saturday, May 4 and Sunday, May 5 ... Read more | Add your comment

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Kira ‘earns her keep’

One half of the newest CCSO K-9 Unit is apparently hitting her marks and sniffing out contraband, despite having been in the field for a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Man dies in Pineville collision

One man is dead following a collision on U.S. 25E in Pineville. Ethan Fugate, 18, of Pineville, was struck while walking on the highway and ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Gaines, Shoop collect milestones, but baseball falls 7-4

CAMPBELLSVILLE — Joe Gaines collects his 100th career RBI and Sinjin Shoop his 100th career hit, but the Union College baseball team fell 7-4 to ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Hucklebee, Richardson garner top SAC honors as LMU softball hauls in eight accolades

ROCK HILL, S.C. — The Lincoln Memorial University softball team’s historic season hasn’t gone unnoticed. It showed in the All-South Atlantic Conference teams, which were ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Pineville defeats Lynn Camp 3-2

Dylan Morris drove in two runs and Reece Capps limited Lynn Camp to just two runs in seven innings on the mound as Pineville defeated ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Spring football practice in full swing for MHS

Spring football practice is in full swing for the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets. Larry French is in his first year as the head coach at Middlesboro ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Veterans a major focus during 2019 session

By Adam Bowling Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Prior to 1913 no one paid income tax. Why now?

Dr. Harold Pease Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lady Jackets blast three HR in rout of Harlan County

In a 14-4 win Tuesday at Middlesboro, the Lady Jackets were swinging for the fences as they racked up three home runs en route to ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Messer named 2019 Rogers Scholar

The Center for Rural Development has selected Pineville Independent High School student Shane Messer to participate in the 2019 Rogers Scholars program. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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KSP Post 10 to host National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

KSP Post 10 Harlan, located at 3319 South Hwy. 421, will serve as a collection site for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day from 10 ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Terrorist attacks won’t kill faith of Christians

“Thus saith the Lord: A voice was heard on high of lamentation, of mourning, and weeping, of Rachel weeping for her children, and refusing to ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Knox Central handles Middlesboro

Four days after a big win against Harlan County at home, the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets fell to the visiting Knox Central Panthers on Monday, 14-3. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Lady Bears avenge loss with a blowout of Bell

Only moments after suffering a 6-3 loss to Bell County earlier this month, the Harlan County Lady Bears were looking ahead to the rematch and ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Harlan County dominates Lady Cats

Four days after setting the state record for strikeouts in a game, the Lady Cats struggled against the Lady Bears at home in a 14-1 ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Harlan ARH Wound Treatment Center recognized for excellence

Harlan ARH Hospital is pleased to announce that Harlan ARH Wound Treatment Center is a recipient of RestorixHealth’s Center of Excellence award for the second ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Bell eliminates mistakes in win over HC

In an 11-4 win Thursday at Bell County, the Harlan County Black Bears executed to perfection and put constant pressure on the Bobcats with a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Volunteer Recognition

Four or five weeks ago, I was writing a column about volunteers in our midst and how important it is to give back to the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Bell County, Knox Central combine for state record

Two days after suffering a 12-run loss to Middlesboro at home, the Lady Cats took out the Knox Central Lady Panthers at home on Thursday, ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Medal winning relay performances highlight SAC Outdoor Championships

HICKORY, N.C. — The Lincoln Memorial track & field squads closed out the outdoor season in fine fashion Saturday, breaking nine school records, establishing three ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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News Around the State

Kentucky soldier based at Fort Campbell dies in Iraq Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Legislature should be lauded for rejecting bad betting bill

By Michael Johnson Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Sestina joins the Cats

Nate Sestina, a graduate transfer from Bucknell University, is one of UK’s new faces for the 2019-20 basketball team. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Easter is here — the most critical day in Christianity

By Timothy Johnson Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Easter — think about it

By Glenn Mollette Read more | Add your comment

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Entries sought for Bell County Homemakers Quilt Show

Bell County Homemakers will sponsor a Quilt Show during the Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival, to be held in the basement of the Old Bell County ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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SKCTC to host East Kentucky Leadership Conference

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College will host the 32nd annual East Kentucky Leadership Conference April 25-26 in Benham and Cumberland. This year’s theme is ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Making the grade from two perspectives: Part II

By Dr. Vivian Blevins Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

The true meaning of Easter

By Judith Victoria Hensley Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Community Calendar

The Middlesboro Daily News will publish local events in the community calendar free of charge as space allows. We do not accept submissions called in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Beth Key.