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MHS academic team advanced to state

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Repair Affair just around the corner

With the event right around the corner, Bell County Repair Affair is currently taking applications from households that ... Read more | Add your comment

684,191 visitors to Cumberland Gap National Historical Park in 2018

Intriguing chapters found in America’s early history, spectacular vistas, and a captivating medley of programs all contributed to ... Read more | Add your comment

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This week in local history

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Bell County Arrest Records

The following individuals were recently lodged in the Bell County Detention Center: Read more | Add your comment

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LMU begins five-game home stand against Shorter, Kentucky State

HARROGATE, Tenn. – Riding a season-long, eight-game winning streak, the Lincoln Memorial baseball team returns to Lamar Hennon Field this week to begin a five-game ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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MHS men, women find success in first meet of season

The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets and Lady Jackets track and field teams had a very successful meet on Saturday, winning three team events on the men’s ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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News Around the State

Police: Newborn delivered after pregnant mom killed Read more | Add your comment

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This week at the state capitol

FRANKFORT — Taxes, felony expungement, and election laws were among the high-profile issues under the spotlight this week as the General Assembly’s 2019 session neared ... Read more | Add your comment

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Hutchinson named Director of Athletics at LMU

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Brian Hutchinson has been named Director of Athletics at Lincoln Memorial University, it was announced by the LMU Board of Trustees, President ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

Sports

Middlesboro baseball looks to replace starters

After a 2018 season in which the Yellow Jackets went 21-12 and won the 52nd District championship, Middlesboro will rely on their upperclassmen to lead ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Bell County baseball, softball preview

After a two-year stent away from the Bell County baseball team, Scott Chaney has returned to lead the Bobcats on the diamond this season. After ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Lions, Lady Lions look to improve in 2019

In 2018, a young Pineville Mountain Lions team that had only one senior finished the season 9-16, ending their season against the Knox Central Panthers ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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News Around the State

State lawmakers vote to put ‘In God We Trust’ in schools Read more | Add your comment

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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.

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MPD performs drug search at MHS

Rick Nelson | City of Middlesboro Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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18-run inning pushes Bulldogs past Alice-Lloyd, 22-3.

KODAK, Tenn. — Senior Joe Gaines blasted a grand slam as part of a huge rally in the fifth inning for Union College, giving them ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Red-hot Railsplitters visit Bears for weekend SAC series

HICKORY, N.C. – Winners of five straight games, the Railsplitters will look to keep it rolling this weekend when they play their third South Atlantic ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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LMU opens outdoor season at L-R Southside Power and Fitness Invitational

HICKORY, N.C. — The Lincoln Memorial men’s and women’s track & field teams will open their outdoor seasons this weekend at the Lenoir-Ryne Southside Power ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Sewer treatment plant undergoes emergency repairs

Emergency repairs are taking place at the Middlesboro Sewer Plant. According to Middlesboro Mayor Rick Nelson, two gears are in serious need of repair. Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Bell Co. woman arrested on burglary charges

A Bell County woman remains behind bars after dispatch received a call that she was breaking into a residence in the Arjay Community. Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Middlesboro KFC holds ribbon cutting

Ray Welch | Middlesboro Daily News Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Fair board donates to ROHO

Anthony Cloud | Daily News Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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College admissions scam — fast track to jail?

Dr. Glenn Mollette Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Put together a professional team to help you reach your goals

By David Whitlock Read more | Add your comment

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Early Bird Readers celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday

Lone Jack School Center Family Resource Youth Service Center Coordinator Sheila Fuson and Melanie Mills, library media specialist and literacy facilitator, hosted Early Bird Reading ... Read more | Add your comment

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Tennessee Mountain Writers Conference set for April 4-6

OAK RIDGE — Tennessee Mountain Writers will celebrate their 31st annual conference with the theme “Just Write” April 4-6 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Oak ... Read more | Add your comment

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Today in History

Today is Wednesday, March 13, the 72nd day of 2019. There are 293 days left in the year. 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.

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Carson Black Lung representative speaks to council

The Carson Black Lung Clinic has been in operation on the third floor of the Pineville Hospital for just over six months. On Tuesday, Rodney ... Read more | Add your comment

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Spring coming soon

Ray Welch | Daily News Read more | Add your comment

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Main Street Pineville gives council update

Main Street Pineville Director Jacob Roan gave the Pineville City Council an update on events coming up that the entire community can enjoy. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Former Middlesboro resident indicted on federal charges

A former Middlesboro resident has been indicted on a federal level. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.