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Bell County man assaulted, suspects have not been located

Three suspects are at large after they allegedly assaulted a man with a stick and stole $100 from ... Read more | Add your comment

Ray status hearing moved to April

A court appearance for former Claiborne County Sheriff David Ray has been pushed back for a second time. ... Read more | Add your comment

LMU-CVM granted full accreditation

Faculty and staff at Lincoln Memorial University College of Veterinary Medicine celebrated Thursday following the news that the ... Read more | Add your comment

Local history being put in the hands of students

Fourth grade students in Bell County are receiving local history coloring and activity books thanks to the Bell ... Read more | Add your comment

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Harmon releases BCSO fee account audit

The Bell County Sheriff’s Office received a clean audit on the fee account Monday with State Auditor Mike Harmon noting only three instances of material ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Fed agency says Ky. had 1 coal-mining death in 2018

LEXINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration says coal-mining related deaths have reached a record low in Kentucky where a single miner ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Hagans has played key role in Cats’ resurgence

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Ashton Hagans continues to prove a point. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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HCHS sweeps doubleheader at Bell County

Harlan County extended its 52nd District win streak to 32 and moved within one game of clinching the district’s top seed with a 60-48 win ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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UPS driver accused of stealing 68 packages Read more | Add your comment

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Winter tree pruning

Winter is a good time to prune most trees because they are dormant and their leaves are off, making it easier to see how the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Today in History

Today is Tuesday, Jan. 15, the 15th day of 2019. There are 350 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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Lady Cats fall in 2A sectionals to Rowan County

A standout performance by Abby Harris wasn’t enough for Bell County on Sunday as the Lady Cats fell to Rowan County 82-55 in the Class ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Claiborne Fugitive Arrested in Pineville

A Claiborne County man wanted on charges of sexually abusing a child was arrested in Pineville on Friday. Read more | Add your comment

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Pineville man arrested on stabbing charges

A Pineville man remains in the Bell County Detention Center after he was arrested Saturday and accused of cutting a man in his jaw and ... Read more | Add your comment

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Police: Woman drove drunk to ‘teach her son a lesson’ Read more | Add your comment

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Kentucky General Assembly wraps up first week of 2019 session

FRANKFORT — As usual, the excitement of the opening day of a Kentucky General Assembly session was evident on Tuesday amid the packed crowds, broad ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Licenses, permits for 2019-2020 license year on sale

FRANKFORT — Licenses and permits to fish, hunt and trap in Kentucky in the coming license year are on sale now. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Get the flu vaccine

It’s time to get the flu vaccine if you haven’t already. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Walking with God one step at a time

It’s a brand new year, and I hope it will be filled with health and happiness for all of us. I realize there are many ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Southeast to hold annual diversity breakfast

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College will host its annual Community Diversity Breakfast at 9 a.m. ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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MLK had a dream

I was in Memphis in the very early 1980s and had done the obligatory tourist sightseeing between my professional meetings: To Graceland where I had ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Saving the best for someone else

I can go through my house and pull the best towels out of the linen closets, the best comforters out of cupboards, the best dishes ... 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 Staff Reports.

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Quickley provides spark for Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Immanuel Quickley is making the most of his minutes. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Ward Davis and Tennessee Jet perform at Bell Theater

Bell Theater was packed Thursday night as tickets sold out for the Ward Davis show, which featured Tennessee Jet. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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City of Middlesboro launches new Facebook page

Citizens of the City of Middlesboro can now keep up with meetings, events and other information on work being done in the city by following ... Read more | Add your comment

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Ky. legislature forms bipartisan pension working group Read more | Add your comment

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2019 Levitt AMP calling for acts

Middlesboro Main Street is looking to fill a mix of premier headliner acts along with local and regional opening acts for the Levitt Amp Middlesboro ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Gran chooses Kentucky or Georgia

It’s no surprise Eddie Gran was reportedly in the running to become the offensive coordinator at Georgia this week. As expected, Gran listened and pondered ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lady Jackets defeat Pineville 51-50 to advance to All ‘A’ Finals

Within the span of one week, the Lady Jackets have won three games and find themselves in the finals of the 13th Region All “A” ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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French selected as Middlesboro football coach

The new football coach for Middlesboro High School is already a coaching legend. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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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.

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Williamsburg, Middlesboro advance to All ‘A’ finals

Defending champ Williamsburg made it back to the All “A” Classic regional finals with a 52-43 win over Harlan on Thursday at Red Bird. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.