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Pursifull takes his talents to Saudi Arabia

The past couple of years have been interesting for Middlesboro dentist Brent Pursifull. After landing a spot on ... Read more | Add your comment

Middlesboro business man sentenced to prison

A Middlesboro man initially arrested for drug trafficking out of his business on 20th Street pleaded to those ... Read more | Add your comment

Visible progress being made to Elk’s Home on Cumberland Avenue

Visible progress is being made on the Elk’s Home on Cumberland Avenue. Read more | Add your comment

First State Bank Veterans Day Tribute

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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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Matt Jones won’t run in 2020 U.S. Senate race

Middlesboro native Matt Jones announced a decision that has been years in the making during his daily Kentucky Sports Radio show on Friday. The long-time ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Friendsgiving: A recent trend or a new tradition?

By Dr. William H. Baker Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Beware of false Social Security or Medicare advertisements

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by Staff Reports.

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Cats have reason for hope going forward

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by John Dunn.

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Pineville names Adams as new baseball coach

Pineville High School introduced their new head baseball coach on Wednesday afternoon. The Mountain Lions named Kyle Adams as the new coach. This will be ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Bell vs Rockcastle County: Round 2

The Bell County Bobcats haven’t faced an opponent all season that was able to best them. Heading into the second round of the KHSAA 3A ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Middlesboro gets second shot at Breathitt Co.

The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets are having their best football season in quite a while, and they will look to continue that against the Breathitt County ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Project begins Monday

The Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Project begins Monday, with local churches working along with others throughout the nation and Samaritan’s Purse to fill donation boxes ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Center Stage holiday ticket packages now on sale

The Center for Rural Development, in partnership with Lake Cumberland Performing Arts, invites you to attend the remaining three shows of the 2019-20 Center Stage ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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MARH Home Health named to Top 500 of the 2019 ABILITY HomeCare Elite

Middlesboro ARH Home Health announced that it has been named to the Top 500 of the 2019 HomeCare Elite, a recognition of the top-performing home ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Food City kicks off Friends/Pets in Need Holiday Food Drive

ABINGDON, Va. — Food City is kicking off their second annual Friends/Pets in Need Holiday Food Drive. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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My choice for Toy Hall of Fame

They announced the latest entries into the Toy Hall of Fame on Friday. The winners were Magic the game, Matchbox and the coloring book. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Kyle continues to be x-factor for Jackets

Seeing Jabari Kyle don a Middlesboro uniform is nothing new to Jacket fans. Since he was in the eighth grade, the standout athlete has helped ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Kentucky’s Medicaid program already works

By Betsy Davis Stone Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lone Jack students visit pumpkin patch

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by Staff Reports.

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MHS has good showing at fishing tournament

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by Staff Reports.

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Weekly reports on increasing tick-borne allergy to red meat

A tick-borne allergy to red meat is becoming more common, the Adair County Community Voice in Kentucky reported Oct. 31 in a pair of front-page ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Intermittent lane closures to occur Bell Co. Wednesday

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 11 Office advises motorists that intermittent lane closures will occur Nov. 13 on the U.S. 25E bridge located at ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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New RPI system could create interesting, competitive match-ups

Week one of the KHSAA football playoffs is in the books, and fans are getting a slight glimpse of what the new system has to ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

Sports

Railsplitters pull away from USC Aiken late in 83-72 win; McCauley scores career-high 36

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Despite trailing by five with just over 11 minutes remaining, the Lincoln Memorial University men’s basketball team earned a hard-fought 83-72 win ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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For Andy Beshear, ‘I’m not Matt Bevin’ actually mattered; Bevin now knows words do too

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by Staff Reports.

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Maj. Gen. Ron Mason speaks at Pineville on Veteran’s Day

In a show of patriotism and adoration for service men and women, Pineville High School honored veterans with a celebration in the Pineville gymnasium on ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Middlesboro lashes Leslie 57-22

The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets cruised to a 57-22 victory over the Leslie County Eagles on Friday thanks to a six touchdown performance by Jabari Kyle. ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Bell County gashes Garrard County 44-0

The Bell County Bobcats rolled to their 11th win of the season on Friday night in a 44-0 rout of visiting Garrard County in the ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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KYTC completes 100th bridge project through Bridging Kentucky program

FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has reached a major milestone, completing its 100th bridge restoration project through the transformational Bridging Kentucky Program. KYTC also ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Pineville falls to Lynn Camp

The Pineville Mountain Lions saw their season come to an end Friday night at the hands of the Lynn Camp Wildcats in the first round ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Livestock Forage Program accepting applications

The USDA Farm Service Agency is taking applications for the Livestock Forage Program (LFP). Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Kentucky’s public pensions: What may be ahead and why it matters

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by Staff Reports.

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Guarantano’s 2 TD passes rally Tennessee past Kentucky 17-13

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Jarrett Guarantano has endured his share of setbacks, which has helped him appreciate the comeback that has Tennessee on the brink ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.