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Servolution receives grant to begin strategic plan in fighting opioid war

When looking at a map of Tennessee, Speedwell doesn’t jump out as recognizable as Memphis or Nashville. It ... Read more | Add your comment

Inaugural Drive-In and Deals continues in the heat, summer rain

The weather couldn’t stop people from coming out and enjoying the inaugural Drive-In and Deals in Middlesboro over ... Read more | Add your comment

Fisher receives additional charges from Appalachia Narcotics Investigations

Detectives with the Appalachia Narcotics Investigations (ANI) have charged local business owner, 47-year-old George Fisher, with first-degree promoting ... Read more | Add your comment

Harrogate man on the run from authorities

Authorities in the tri-state area are searching for a man who escaped custody Monday morning. Read more | Add your comment

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Former jailer arrested for assault of inmate

A former Claiborne County Jail deputy administrator has been arrested for allegedly using his power over an inmate to assault him while the prisoner was ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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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

by Anthony Cloud.

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Curry steps down as Union women’s basketball coach, takes on AD role full time

BARBOURVILLE — The Union College Department of Athletics has undergone some restructuring with Tim Curry being named the Executive Director of Athletics, assuming the role ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Gross claims top-4 finish at World University Games

NAPOLI, Italy – Union College archer Denver Calvin Gross sought to land a podium finish in the men’s compound team event. However, he and Josh ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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LMU men’s and women’s cross country schedule released

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The LMU Men’s & Women’s Cross Country squads will kick off the 2019 season with a short visit to Greeneville, Tenn. for ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Pineville-Bell falls to North Laurel 12-0

After making it to the semifinal of the District 4 little league all-star tournament, the Pineville-Bell 11-12 All-Stars fell to North Laurel 12-0 on Friday. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Police investigating after body found in park Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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National Veterans Wheelchair Games bring nation’s heroes to Louisville

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by Staff Reports.

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New rules for home-based processors

Earlier this year, Kentucky lawmakers passed HB468, which further defined who qualifies to be a home-based processor and what products they can make. This bill ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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No-cost health care offered to eastern Kentuckians

FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Department for Local Government is partnering with the Air Force Reserve Command and other branches of the U.S. military to offer ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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The newspaper is here to stay

No we are not closing our newspapers. We are a part of this community and we’re here to stay. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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1959 remembered

By William H. Baker Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Back on the football field

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by John Dunn.

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Employees should be more than ‘cog in the wheel’ for industrialists

By Clark Bailey Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Elam embarks on a new journey at Union College

In about six weeks, the Pineville Mountain Lions will snap on their helmets in preparation for their first game of the season. Things will be ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Pineville-Bell tops Middlesboro 13-5 in Corbin

The Pineville-Bell 11-12 All-Stars faced off against Middlesboro in the District 4 tournament in Corbin on Wednesday. Pineville-Bell walked away with a 13-5 victory to ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Southeast hosted spring conference

The 32nd annual East Kentucky Leadership Conference was hosted by Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKCTC) in partnership with many community agencies in April. ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Wilder named new WSCC vets coordinator

Walters State Community College has appointed Jason Wilder, of Jonesborough, to serve as its new veterans coordinator. Although based at the Morristown campus, Wilder will ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Pineville-Bell 11-12s down Harlan in Corbin

The Pineville-Bell 11-12 All-Stars were in Corbin Tuesday night to take on Harlan in the opening round of the all-star district tournament. Pineville-Bell topped Harlan, ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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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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Kentucky man allegedly rapes child; flees in stolen car Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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KentuckyWired achieves another milestone

FRANKFORT — The state’s KentuckyWired project reached another milestone, placing the last of 20 local telecommunications huts across the state. The final hut was installed ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Mosley organizes to help laid-off miners

Blackjewel employees, who were recently laid off as part of a bankruptcy filing, were invited to the Harlan County Courthouse by Harlan County Judge-Executive Dan ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lone Jack holds parent meeting

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LMU-CSON awarded $1.9M grant

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Service Administration (HRSA) has awarded the Lincoln Memorial University-Caylor School of ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Mountain speech revisited

By Steve Roark Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Bell County to resume football practice Wednesday

The Bell County Bobcats are set to resume football practice on Wednesday at 6 p.m. after the dead period ends on July 9. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Pineville-Bell falls to Corbin 16-2

One day after holding off a strong Clay County comeback effort, the Pineville-Bell 9-10 All-Stars fell to Corbin 16-2 in round two of the little ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Pineville-Bell downs Clay County 18-16

The Pineville-Bell 9-10 All-Stars were in Hazard over the weekend, playing in the little league all-star district tournament. Pineville-Bell defeated Clay County, 18-16, in the ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Crash kills 10-year-old girl; Kentucky woman accused of DUI Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.