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Tourism to move forward on grant application for canal

At Tuesday Middlesboro City Council meeting, Bell County Tourism Director Jon Grace gave an update on upcoming events ... Read more | Add your comment

Bell County Leadership Spotlight: Rayann Moyers Bisceglia

Leadership is defined as the action of leading a group or an organization, and the Bell County Chamber ... Read more | Add your comment

Community updated on Appalachian Wildlife Center

The Appalachian Wildlife Center is coming along as construction continues. On Wednesday, Judge-Executive Albey Brock organized an education ... Read more | Add your comment

Facelift coming to the 18th Street mural

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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 Staff Reports.

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Man arrested for falling asleep in vehicle

A man remains in jail after he was discovered sleeping in a vehicle that did not belong to him. Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Entries sought for Bell County Homemakers Quilt Show

Bell County Homemakers will sponsor a Quilt Show during the Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival, to be held in the basement of the Old Bell County ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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SKCTC to host East Kentucky Leadership Conference

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College will host the 32nd annual East Kentucky Leadership Conference April 25-26 in Benham and Cumberland. This year’s theme is ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Making the grade from two perspectives: Part II

By Dr. Vivian Blevins Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

The true meaning of Easter

By Judith Victoria Hensley 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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News Around the State

Kentucky disaster declaration covers dozens of counties Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Sowders, King, Woody named to All-Academic team

Aubrey Sowders, Lakyn King and Baylee Woody have been named to the 13th Region Academic All-Region team. Woody was also named to the 13th All-Region ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

Opinion

No thinking required: Just follow party line

Life has become so much simpler in 2019, at least it has for me. All it required was just a little time on social media. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Middlesboro downs Harlan 17-2 in three innings

One day after defeating Harlan on the road, the Yellow Jackets downed the Green Dragons at home on Thursday night, 17-2, in three innings. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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LMU, Anderson softball split to sit tied for second in SAC standings

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Lincoln Memorial University softball team ripped off a six-run fifth inning in the first game to steal away the lead from ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lady Jackets take down Lady Cats 12-0.

Two days after dropping their second consecutive game, the Lady Jackets found their way back into the win column on Tuesday afternoon defeating Bell County ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Pineville Middle falls to East Bernstadt

Ray Welch | Daily News Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Cincinnati stays in its backyard for next coach

CINCINNATI (AP) — John Brannen played pick-up games at Cincinnati’s on-campus arena when he was growing up and vividly recalls watching Kenyon Martin dunk over ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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DeVos brings more money after shooting in Kentucky school Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Governor vetoes critical pension agreement for regional universities, health departments and other ‘quasi’ agencies

By Adam Bowling Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Bears ‘win one for Ben’ at Bell

LOG MOUNTAIN — John Lewis took a page out of the Roger Morris book of baseball on Thursday as the Harlan County Black Bears played ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Bears ‘win one for Ben’ at Bell

LOG MOUNTAIN — John Lewis took a page out of the Roger Morris book of baseball on Thursday as the Harlan County Black Bears played ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Bell County JROTC exceeds standards in unit evaluation

The Air Force JROTC instructor and cadets of Bell County High School in Pineville earned an overall unit assessment score of “Exceeds Standards, ”the highest ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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GEARING UP to involve parents

Lone Jack Family Resource Youth Service Center hosted a parent meeting introducing the new GEAR-UP staff and program to the parents attending the meeting. Kim ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Yellow Jackets sink the Pirates in Washburn

After defeating Harlan County in two games in a row, the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets extended their winning streak to three on Monday when they traveled ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Ky. gets grant to help clean up petroleum contamination Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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‘Reach Them to Teach Them’ event for area teachers is Thursday

The first annual Reach Them to Teach Them for Kentucky, Virginia and Tennessee educators will be hosted by LMU on April 18 at the Duke ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lady Bears overcome slow start to rout Pineville

If the Harlan County Lady Bears thought they were in for an easy game Monday against Pineville, the visiting Lady Lions delivered a message with ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Morris signs WNBA training camp contract

After failing to hear her name called last week in the WNBA draft, Maci Morris still has hopes for a future in professional basketball. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Lady Bears overcome slow start to rout Pineville

If the Harlan County Lady Bears thought they were in for an easy game Monday against Pineville, the visiting Lady Lions delivered a message with ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Wilson signs to Union for cheerleading

Anna Wilson has signed to be a cheerleader for the Union Bulldogs. In a crowded Bell County auditorium last week, Wilson signed her letter of ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

Sports

Hutchinson acclimating to Lincoln Memorial

After spending the better part of the past 15 years as the Director of Athletics at Division I Morehead State University, Brian Hutchinson was named ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

Opinion

Eight tips to get your home garden growing

By Stacy White Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.