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House plants, hybrids were topics of garden club meeting

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Applications being accepted for Small Business and Property Incentive Package

Applications are still being accepted for the Main Street Middlesboro and city of Middlesboro Small Business and Property ... Read more | Add your comment

Mayor encouraging community to report out, dim street lights

The city of Middlesboro has approximately 1,250 street lights, and the cost of keeping those street lights on ... Read more | Add your comment

Families, schools are working together for student success

Supporting students takes everyone working together, and in rural Appalachian communities, gaining the support of parents and families ... Read more | Add your comment

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Recanvass held by Bell County Board of Election

The Bell County Board of Election conducted a recanvass on Thursday for the Kentucky Governor’s race. According to County Clerk Debbie Gambrel, there were no ... 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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Stephney named District Player of the Year

Bell County senior quarterback London Stephney was named the Class 3A District 5 Player of the Year by the Kentucky Football Coaches Association. He helped ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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LMU women’s soccer claims second straight SAC Tournament title

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by Staff Reports.

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Brennan Murphy to play baseball at LMU

Brennan Murphy is a 6-7, 180 pound award winning right-handed pitcher at Cumberland Gap High School, and he just achieved a life-long dream by signing ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Enslaving debt soars to over $23 trillion

Dr. Harold Pease 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.

Sports

Yellow Jackets fall to Breathitt

The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets saw their season come to a close on Friday night at the hands of the Breathitt County Bobcats, 50-15. Breathitt County ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Bobcats ground Rockets

The Bell County Bobcats handled business against the Garrard County Golden Lions last week and earned their way into the second round of the KHSAA ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

Sports

Bulldogs gets offensive in 102-71 AAC victory

GRAYSON, Ky. — It was an offensive attack as 17th-ranked Union College dominated Kentucky Christian University 102-71 on Wednesday in Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC). Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Marc Walters to lead LMU men’s and women’s tennis programs

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The search for a men’s and women’s tennis head coach at Lincoln Memorial University is now complete with the LMU athletics department ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Cats face Vandy in final road game of season

Kentucky heads south for its final road trip of the regular season, making the three-hour trek to Music City to take on Vanderbilt. The game ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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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

By Steve Schneider Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Cats have reason for hope going forward

By Shane Shackleford Read more | Add your comment

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.

Opinion

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.

Sports

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.