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Pineville mayor defends fire department’s efforts

Pineville Mayor Scott Madon defended the Pineville Fire Department during the Monday city council meeting following Sunday night’s ... Read more | Add your comment

‘An Iron Will’ Festival to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Newlee Iron Furnace

When visitors attend Cumberland Gap National Historical Park’s Oct. 18-19 “An Iron Will” festival, they will step back ... Read more | Add your comment

Absentee voting begins in Bell County

Voting is a responsibility given to all citizens, and it provides individuals with a way to make their ... Read more | Add your comment

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Nonprofit to host ‘freedom from addiction’ rally

The nonprofit organization Stand in the Gap Coalition (SIGCO) is hosting an event that the founders hope will bring about some major breakthroughs for those ... Read more | Add your comment

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Harlan County man pleads guilty in federal court

A Harlan County man was recently found guilty in federal court for first-degree trafficking controlled substance. Read more | Add your comment

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MHS class tours airport

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Healthy Choices For Every Body

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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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Appalachian Wildlife Center continues to move forward

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by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Middlesboro Main Street hosts Halloween events for the whole family

Looking for a spooktacular good time for the whole family? Middlesboro Main Street, in partnership with Bell County Tourism, Bell County Chamber, Small Wonders Daycare, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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New officers sworn into Middlesboro Police Department

Friday morning at City Hall, Middlesboro Mayor Rick Nelson had the privilege of swearing in four new police officers for the city of Middlesboro. Those ... Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Jasher Cox named LMU’s director of athletics

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Jasher Cox has been named Lincoln Memorial University’s new director of athletics, appointed by LMU President Dr. Clayton Hess, Vice President and ... Read more | Add your comment

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Bell Middle downs Knox Central in opening round of state

After falling behind early, the Bell County middle school football team battled their way back and held off the Knox Central Panthers to win their ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Bell County JV takes down Harlan County 8-0

Bell County defeated Harlan County 8-0 last night in freshmen action to improve to 5-1 on the year. Bell freshmen will be back in action ... Read more | Add your comment

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Lady Jackets back-to-back Area 9 Champions; seven runners make All-Area 9

For the second year in a row, the Middlesboro Lady Jackets’ cross country team are Area 9 champions. Middlesboro standout Mallory James was named the ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Bell cross country continues to do well, sets new personal records

The Bell County boys and girls cross country teams continued their stretch of great finishes after dominating in the elementary boys events, the mixed middle ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Kentucky teachers face a difficult choice

Now that the NEA has fully embraced abortion-on-demand advocacy, KEA teachers are disenfranchised. Read more | Add your comment

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NSDAR holds interesting, informative meeting

The Major George Gibson Chapter NSDAR enjoyed a successful meeting on Sept. 28, held at the Flatwoods United Methodist Church in Jonesville, Virginia. Fourteen members ... 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

by Beth Key.

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Bell gashes Garrard 39-0

From the opening kickoff to the final whistle, Bell County dominated all three phases of the game against Garrard County in a 39-0 rout of ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Cats defeat Arkansas on ‘Jared Lorenzen Day’

Facing a must-win situation at the midpoint of the year and playing on a day celebrating the life and career of legendary UK quarterback Jared ... Read more | Add your comment

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Middlesboro mows down Morgan, 50-0

For the first time this season, the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets held an opponent scoreless throughout and entire game in a 50-0 drubbing of the Morgan ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Trump calls on all nations to end religious persecution

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Convictions and considerations

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Understanding love: What is it, how does is work?

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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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Patriot football six point preview vs. Bethel

WILLIAMSBURG — The Patriots football team got things started the right way last weekend in Mid-South Conference play, knocking off the Bears of the University ... Read more | Add your comment

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Three multi-goal scorers roll LMU past Lees-Mcrae

HARROGATE, Tenn. — There was no stopping the Lady Railsplitters Wednesday. Read more | Add your comment

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Game Preview: Union hosts St. Andrews in MSC Appalachian play

BARBOURVILLE, Ky. — After two weeks on the road, Union College football returns to Williamson Stadium to host St. Andrews University (N.C.) in a Mid-South ... Read more | Add your comment

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Middlesboro sweeps district championship

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In need of a win, Cats look to get back on track against Arkansas

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky coach Mark Stoops doesn’t label games in terms of importance, but Saturday’s contest against Arkansas could set the tone for ... Read more | Add your comment

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Here’s one for the books

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Freedom of Speech – What’s it mean to you?

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