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Southeast receives $80K ARC grant

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College has been awarded an $80,000 POWER grant by the Appalachian Regional Commission ... Read more | Add your comment

Liz Vice and her musical journey

Despite the weather proving to be an almost constant challenge this year, every Levitt AMP Middlesboro show goes ... Read more | Add your comment

SKCTC receives manufacturing grant

The 2018 SOAR Summit brought great news for the future of Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKCTC). ... Read more | Add your comment

Ignite a light for hope

You may have been strolling down Cumberland Avenue and noticed many storefronts and public spaces decked out in ... Read more | Add your comment

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A special jamboree

The Genealogy Jamboree and Pioneer Days, an annual event celebrating its ninth year, is gearing up to take over the Cumberland Gap on Oct. 19-20. Read more | Add your comment

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Two plead guilty for murder

Two men who played a role in the killing of a Bell County woman plead guilty on Monday. Read more | Add your comment

by Tyler Eschberger.

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Tornadoes are spinning up farther east in US, study finds

WASHINGTON (AP) — Over the past few decades tornadoes have been shifting — decreasing in Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas but spinning up more in states ... Read more | Add your comment

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Ky. has more than 3.4M registered voters Read more | Add your comment

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Retirement Security Week — take steps to boost your retirement security

To raise awareness about the importance of saving for retirement, Congress has dedicated Oct. 21-27 as National Retirement Security Week. And the evidence shows that ... Read more | Add your comment

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Powell Valley Lodge makes donation to school

Powell Valley Elementary School grades third, fifth, and seventh received their very own set of dictionaries to be used in class studies and lessons. Read more | Add your comment

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SKCTC Veterans Centers to hold ribbon cutting

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College will hold ribbon cuttings for Veterans Centers on four of its campuses. According to SKCTC President Dr. Vic Adams, ... Read more | Add your comment

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Frakes students lead 4-H program

Do you have “Dollars and Sense?” Frakes eighth graders certainly do. The eighth graders have participated in the 4-H Dollars & Sense program for the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Judge Lynn W. Davis Featured Speaker for LMU’s Upholding the Constitution

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) Carter and Moyers School of Education will present the 2018 installment of its “Upholding the Constitution” lecture ... Read more | Add your comment

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Lynch graduates from 2018 class of Rogers Scholars

Bell County High School student Olivia Lynch graduated this summer from The Center for Rural Development’s 2018 Rogers Scholars program, held on June 24-29. Read more | Add your comment

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Application window open for UC NKY Campus PA program

WILLIAMSBURG – Applications for University of the Cumberlands’ (UC) physician assistant (PA) program on Cumberlands’ campus in Florence, Kentucky are now being accepted. Those interested ... Read more | Add your comment

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Today in History

Today is Wednesday, Oct. 17, the 290th day of 2018. There are 75 days left in the year. 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

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State Democrats file complaint over governor’s tweet Read more | Add your comment

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Teach kids how to snack

It’s time to start thinking about summer. This season is a great time to relax and spend time with family. One of the best ways ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Peak time for fall colors

After a long hot summer my favorite time of year is finally here, with its balmy days, cool nights and eventual forest color display that ... Read more | Add your comment

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Today in History

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 16, the 289th day of 2018. There are 76 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

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Army, FBI investigating soldier death at Fort Campbell Read more | Add your comment

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This week in local history

The following events occurred during the week of Oct. 14-20 in Bell County: Read more | Add your comment

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Pineville’s Bradley now international bluegrass star

Dale Ann Bradley has traveled from her hometown of Pineville to the pinnacle of success. She is today recognized as an international star in the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Drawing a line in the sand

The first step for change is to decide that we will not tolerate something any longer. Drawing a line in the sand is powerful. It ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Trying to find our place in this world

As we are noticing in our ever-changing world, when one person is offended over something, the new social acceptance solution is to stop what we ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Meekness is something we should all seek

“Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.” - Matthew 5:5. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Today in History

Today is Saturday, Oct. 13, the 286th day of 2018. There are 79 days left in the year. 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

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Fort Knox soldiers prepare for deployment to Afghanistan Read more | Add your comment

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Legislature must act to improve nursing homes

Imagine being in pain or afraid, and your cries for help go ignored. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Couple celebrates 64th anniversary, 87th birthday

Luther and Ann Moyers will celebrate their 64th wedding anniversary on Oct. 12. Luther will celebrate his 87th birthday on Oct. 13. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Why Social Security retirement is important to women

Social Security plays an especially important role in providing economic security for women. In the 21st century, more women work, pay Social Security taxes, and ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.