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Operation Unite meeting goes on with no electricity

Jeannie Redmond Allen | Operation Unite Read more | Add your comment

Middlesboro man charged with rape

A Middlesboro man remains in the Bell County Detention Center after being arrested on rape allegations. Read more | Add your comment

The blues came to the Levitt AMP stage Thursday

It was another night of great music that filled the air Thursday night for the fifth week of ... Read more | Add your comment

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Essential skills training event slated for Sept. 5 in Harlan Co.

The Center for Rural Development is providing no-cost essential skills training for unemployed and underemployed individuals in Harlan and Bell Counties. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Harmon releases AUP engagment of Bell Co. Clerk

State Auditor Mike Harmon recently released the 2018 agreed-upon procedures engagement of Bell County Clerk Debbie Gambrel. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Middlesboro handles Harlan, 46-8.

The Harlan Green Dragons’ 7th-8th grade football team traveled to Lee Majors Field on Thursday to take on the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets at Bradner’s Stadium. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Sullivan: Advice for a new school year

By Candida Sullivan Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Middlesboro 5th-6th top Harlan 22-0

The Harlan Green Dragons’ 5th-6th football team traveled to Lee Majors Field on Thursday to take on the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets at Bradner’s Stadium in ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Cora repeats as Middlesboro Men’s League champs

The Middlesboro Men’s League wrapped up on Thursday night as Cora defeated Sweet as Honey, 99-59, in the championship game. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

Opinion

Mass Killings, John Adams, The Constitution

By Preacher Johnson Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Having a hunger and thirst for God

By Billy Holland Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lady Jackets drop season-opener to South Laurel, 6-1.

The Middlesboro Lady Jackets‘ soccer team dropped their season-opener to the South Laurel Lady Cardinals 6-1 on the road Tuesday. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Walsh takes reins of Union women’s basketball program

BARBOURVILLE — The Union College women’s basketball team has a new top dog to lead the pack as Dean Walsh is the Bulldogs’ new head ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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How many bullets?

By Glenn Mollette Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Meet The Mountain Lions has huge turnout

The Lion’s Den was in an uproar on Wednesday as the community of Pineville turned out in big numbers to “Meet the Mountain Lions” in ... 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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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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Outstanding 2019 recruiting class for LMU men’s soccer

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University’s first-year head men’s soccer coach Robert Spain revealed the Railsplitters’ 15 new additions for the quickly-approaching 2019 season Wednesday ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Golf4Grants awards grant to Middlesboro teacher Gilley

Middlesboro High School teacher, Luke Gilley, will be receiving a grant from Golf4Grants for “Drones in the Classroom” to continue the innovative work he is ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

Opinion

From 1619 to 2019: 400 Years

By Vivian Blevins Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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What can encourage more people to live in rural areas?

It’s well-known that rural areas are losing population to cities, caused by factors like the economy, health care access, infrastructure issues, schools and culture. What ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Union volleyball slotted to finish fourth in the AAC

BARBOURVILLE — The Union College volleyball team is projected to finish fourth in the Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) this season, according to the coaches’ poll. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Union men’s soccer tabbed to finish 5th in AAC

BARBOURVILLE — The Union College men’s soccer team is projected to finish fifth in the chase for the 2019 Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) men’s soccer ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Middlesboro Middle participates in scrimmage

Photo | Danny Vaughn Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Flag football on a Saturday afternoon

Ray Welch | Daily News 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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Middlesboro 4th-graders defeat Harlan

John Dunn | Daily News Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Lady Jackets halt Harlan 42-38

The Harlan Lady Green Dragons’ seventh and eighth grade team traveled to Middlesboro on Wednesday to take on the Middlesboro Lady Jackets at West End ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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5th and 6th grade Lady Jackets down Harlan, 23-15

The Harlan Lady Green Dragons’ fifth- and sixth-grade team traveled to Middlesboro on Wednesday to take on the Middlesboro Lady Jackets at West End gymnasium. ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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El Paso and Dayton, now what?

By Glenn Mollette Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Balanced attack carries Lions over Harlan

PINEVILLE — With Clay Teague finding success through the air and Isaiah Morris and Sawyer Thomas picking up yardage on the ground, the Pineville Mountain ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Union football pegged to finish fifth in MSC Appalachian Division

BARBOURVILLE — The Union College football team is projected to finish fifth in the Mid-South Conference (MSC) Appalachian Division, according to the coaches’ poll. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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LMU women’s soccer ranked No. 19 in United Soccer Coaches Preseason Poll

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Following a statement season, the Lincoln Memorial University women’s soccer team is beginning the 2019 campaign as one of the top 25 ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.