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El Mariachi receives Best Local Restaurant award

The El Mariachi in Middlesboro has received the 2019 “Best Local Restaurant” award from Best In Town Network, ... Read more | Add your comment

Cumberland Gap full of events for the whole family this weekend

The Genealogy Jamboree and Pioneer Days, an annual event celebrating its 10th year, is gearing up to take ... Read more | Add your comment

Pineville mayor defends fire department’s efforts

Pineville Mayor Scott Madon defended the Pineville Fire Department during the Monday city council meeting following Sunday night’s ... Read more | Add your comment

‘An Iron Will’ Festival to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Newlee Iron Furnace

When visitors attend Cumberland Gap National Historical Park’s Oct. 18-19 “An Iron Will” festival, they will step back ... Read more | Add your comment

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Nonprofit to host ‘freedom from addiction’ rally

The nonprofit organization Stand in the Gap Coalition (SIGCO) is hosting an event that the founders hope will bring about some major breakthroughs for those ... Read more | Add your comment

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Harlan County man pleads guilty in federal court

A Harlan County man was recently found guilty in federal court for first-degree trafficking controlled substance. 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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JV Bobcats move to 5-2 on the year with win over KC

Bell County defeated Knox Central 30-0 Monday in JV football action. This makes the Bobcats 5-2 on the year with only one game remaining. They ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Jackets, Lady Jackets wrap up soccer seasons

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by John Dunn.

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Local volleyball wrap up

Pineville loses in straight sets to Leslie County Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Lady Jackets hold fundraiser

The Middlesboro Lady Jackets’ basketball team held a fundraiser at Pelancho’s Mexican Grill on Tuesday night in Middlesboro to help raise money for the girls ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Possible movie in the making about the 1954 Middlesboro Little League

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by Staff Reports.

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Middlesboro man arrested on significant drug charges

A Middlesboro man remains in Bell County Detention Center on several drug charges. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Audit presented at city council meeting

At Tuesday night’s Middlesboro City Council meeting, the 2016 audit was presented by Matt Shackelford. Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Nothing is impossible

By Dr. Glenn Mollette Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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MHS class tours airport

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Healthy Choices For Every Body

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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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Appalachian Wildlife Center continues to move forward

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by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Middlesboro Main Street hosts Halloween events for the whole family

Looking for a spooktacular good time for the whole family? Middlesboro Main Street, in partnership with Bell County Tourism, Bell County Chamber, Small Wonders Daycare, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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New officers sworn into Middlesboro Police Department

Friday morning at City Hall, Middlesboro Mayor Rick Nelson had the privilege of swearing in four new police officers for the city of Middlesboro. Those ... Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

Sports

Braxton Caldwell finishes 26th in state tourney

After winning the regional tournament and advancing to the state tournament, Pineville High School golfer Braxton Caldwell took home a 26th-place finish after finishing 10 ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Jasher Cox named LMU’s director of athletics

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Jasher Cox has been named Lincoln Memorial University’s new director of athletics, appointed by LMU President Dr. Clayton Hess, Vice President and ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Bell Middle downs Knox Central in opening round of state

After falling behind early, the Bell County middle school football team battled their way back and held off the Knox Central Panthers to win their ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Bell County JV takes down Harlan County 8-0

Bell County defeated Harlan County 8-0 last night in freshmen action to improve to 5-1 on the year. Bell freshmen will be back in action ... Read more | Add your comment

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Lady Jackets back-to-back Area 9 Champions; seven runners make All-Area 9

For the second year in a row, the Middlesboro Lady Jackets’ cross country team are Area 9 champions. Middlesboro standout Mallory James was named the ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Bell cross country continues to do well, sets new personal records

The Bell County boys and girls cross country teams continued their stretch of great finishes after dominating in the elementary boys events, the mixed middle ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Kentucky teachers face a difficult choice

Now that the NEA has fully embraced abortion-on-demand advocacy, KEA teachers are disenfranchised. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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NSDAR holds interesting, informative meeting

The Major George Gibson Chapter NSDAR enjoyed a successful meeting on Sept. 28, held at the Flatwoods United Methodist Church in Jonesville, Virginia. Fourteen members ... 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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Bell gashes Garrard 39-0

From the opening kickoff to the final whistle, Bell County dominated all three phases of the game against Garrard County in a 39-0 rout of ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Cats defeat Arkansas on ‘Jared Lorenzen Day’

Facing a must-win situation at the midpoint of the year and playing on a day celebrating the life and career of legendary UK quarterback Jared ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Middlesboro mows down Morgan, 50-0

For the first time this season, the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets held an opponent scoreless throughout and entire game in a 50-0 drubbing of the Morgan ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

Opinion

Trump calls on all nations to end religious persecution

Dr. Harold Pease Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.