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Interior provides more than $11.3M in conservation funding

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt recently announced that the Office of Surface Mining ... Read more | Add your comment

Welch named Deputy Executive Director of Office of Technology and Special Audits

FRANKFORT –- Auditor Mike Harmon, Kentucky’s 47th Auditor of Public Accounts, recently announced he has appointed Tiffany Welch ... Read more | Add your comment

PMC opens temporary location

Less than a week after a vehicle drove through the front of their Pineville Medical Clinic, Mountain Comprehensive ... Read more | Add your comment

Gov. Beshear announces $500,000 in grants for qualifying counties after flooding

It was announced Tuesday by Gov. Andy Beshear and Energy and Environment Cabinet Secretary Rebecca Goodman that a ... Read more | Add your comment

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ARC announces Heneghan to head office of Inspector General

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) recently announced that Philip M. Heneghan has been appointed ARC Inspector General and will head the Agency’s ... Read more | Add your comment

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Education measures receive legislative attention

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Hagans, Richards day-to-day as Cats prepare for Florida

LEXINGTON (KT) — Ashton Hagans and Nick Richards didn’t practice Thursday and it’s uncertain if both players will be able to play when Kentucky hosts ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Quarles: Phoenix, Bloomberg uninformed about middle America

FRANKFORT — Hard-working people in middle and rural America are under attack from all corners of our country these days. No matter where you turn, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Maci Morris adjusts to new life in Italy

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Local high school basketball roundup

Lady Jackets fall to Barbourville Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Bobcats go 2-1 over the weekend

Bell County increased their win total by two over the weekend defeating Rockcastle County on Friday and Berea on Monday. Their only slip up over ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Teague becomes winningest basketball coach in BCHS history

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by Staff Reports.

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Indian legend of George Washington’s divine protection

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No. 2 Railsplitters clinch share of SAC regular season title with 94-76 win at UVA Wise

WISE, Va. — For the eighth time in the last 10 seasons, the Lincoln Memorial University men’s basketball team is South Atlantic Conference regular season ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Yellow Jackets rally for overtime win at Bell

The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets played their best basketball of the 2019 season late last year on the way to a 52nd District Tournament title. The ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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UK not among early top NCAA seeds but Cats not panicked

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky wasn’t among the teams listed when the NCAA Selection Committee released its top 16 seeds Saturday but the Wildcats aren’t ... Read more | Add your comment

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LMU volleyball Splits Matches Sunday in Ohio

URBANA, Ohio — The No. 7 NCAA Division II ranked Lincoln Memorial University men’s volleyball team split a pair of matches Sunday afternoon inside the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Locals rank top 50 in the state

As the regular season quickly comes to a close, a few local basketball players have proven to be at the top of their game this ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Knox earns double-digit win over Mountain Lions

Knox Central has been a team on fire this season. The Panthers picked up another win on Monday when they traveled to Pineville. The Mountain ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Bell County stuns Clay in 78-73 victory

Bell County picked up consecutive wins for only the second time this season on Monday. After defeating Barbourville on Feb. 4, the Bobcats came out ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

Opinion

Tell your reps HB195 is a bad idea

The General Assembly is currently in session, and that means every resident of the commonwealth needs to be paying attention to what is going on ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Turn Key Realty holds ribbon cutting

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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 Staff Reports.

Opinion

Fight to fix opioid crisis must continue

Small steps in the right direction on the nation’s opioid crisis have helped life expectancy improve slightly for the first time in nearly three decades. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Local high school basketball roundup

Pineville boys defeat Rockcastle County Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Mills picks up 100th victory of coaching career

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by Staff Reports.

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Trump and Republicans deliver for Kentucky

By Republican Party of Kentucky Chairman Mac Brown Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Federal student aid programs can help pay college costs

FRANKFORT — The federal government offers many financial aid programs to help students and families pay for college. This brief summary from the Kentucky Higher ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Middlesboro, Harlan split district doubleheader

Middlesboro rallied from an 11-point deficit going into the fourth quarter for a 49-47 win Tuesday over visiting Harlan in a 52nd District clash. 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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Dragons stay alive for top seed with victory over Bell

LOG MOUNTAIN — Never a fan of basketball’s unwritten rule book, Harlan coach Derrick Akal could only smile and offer a slight shake of the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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House committee OK with arming school resource officers

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - A Senate bill requiring school resource officers to be armed while on duty cleared a House committee on Tuesday. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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LMU makes statement in Charlotte, defeats receiving-votes Queens 103-80

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Another matchup with the current second-ranked team in the NCAA Division II Southeast Region, another victory. For the third time this season, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lady Cats take control early in win over Harlan

After four seasons away from the top spot in the 52nd District, the Bell County Lady Cats are back on top as they clinched the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.