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McCarty, Smith speaks to Bell County Chamber

The first Bell County Chamber of Commerce Soup and Sandwich was a great success according to director Sheila ... Read more | Add your comment

Southeast’s dual credit programming offers hope to local student

At 17, Bell County High School student Joshua Hayden Prater has had to grow up fast. Like thousands ... Read more | Add your comment

Quarles praises passage of E-15 bill

FRANKFORT – Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles praised the Kentucky General Assembly for passing Senate Bill 94, an act ... Read more | Add your comment

Southeast gives high school students an early start with dual credit, saving time and money

Kentucky’s dual credit college tuition program – which allows students to start earning college credits while they are ... Read more | Add your comment

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KY Board of Agriculture searching for new deputy state veterinarian

FRANKFORT – The Kentucky State Board of Agriculture has begun the search for a new deputy state veterinarian following the resignation of Dr. Bradley Keough, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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House passes criminal justice measures

FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Smart on Crime Coalition released the following statement on Monday after the Kentucky House of Representatives passed both expungement and probation ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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No. 2 Railsplitters clinch share of SAC regular season title with 94-76 win at UVA Wise

WISE, Va. — For the eighth time in the last 10 seasons, the Lincoln Memorial University men’s basketball team is South Atlantic Conference regular season ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Yellow Jackets rally for overtime win at Bell

The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets played their best basketball of the 2019 season late last year on the way to a 52nd District Tournament title. The ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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UK not among early top NCAA seeds but Cats not panicked

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky wasn’t among the teams listed when the NCAA Selection Committee released its top 16 seeds Saturday but the Wildcats aren’t ... Read more | Add your comment

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LMU volleyball Splits Matches Sunday in Ohio

URBANA, Ohio — The No. 7 NCAA Division II ranked Lincoln Memorial University men’s volleyball team split a pair of matches Sunday afternoon inside the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Locals rank top 50 in the state

As the regular season quickly comes to a close, a few local basketball players have proven to be at the top of their game this ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Knox earns double-digit win over Mountain Lions

Knox Central has been a team on fire this season. The Panthers picked up another win on Monday when they traveled to Pineville. The Mountain ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Bell County stuns Clay in 78-73 victory

Bell County picked up consecutive wins for only the second time this season on Monday. After defeating Barbourville on Feb. 4, the Bobcats came out ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Tell your reps HB195 is a bad idea

The General Assembly is currently in session, and that means every resident of the commonwealth needs to be paying attention to what is going on ... Read more | Add your comment

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Turn Key Realty holds ribbon cutting

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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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Fight to fix opioid crisis must continue

Small steps in the right direction on the nation’s opioid crisis have helped life expectancy improve slightly for the first time in nearly three decades. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Local high school basketball roundup

Pineville boys defeat Rockcastle County Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Mills picks up 100th victory of coaching career

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by Staff Reports.

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Trump and Republicans deliver for Kentucky

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Federal student aid programs can help pay college costs

FRANKFORT — The federal government offers many financial aid programs to help students and families pay for college. This brief summary from the Kentucky Higher ... Read more | Add your comment

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Middlesboro, Harlan split district doubleheader

Middlesboro rallied from an 11-point deficit going into the fourth quarter for a 49-47 win Tuesday over visiting Harlan in a 52nd District clash. Read more | Add your comment

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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 Beth Key.

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Dragons stay alive for top seed with victory over Bell

LOG MOUNTAIN — Never a fan of basketball’s unwritten rule book, Harlan coach Derrick Akal could only smile and offer a slight shake of the ... Read more | Add your comment

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House committee OK with arming school resource officers

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - A Senate bill requiring school resource officers to be armed while on duty cleared a House committee on Tuesday. Read more | Add your comment

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LMU makes statement in Charlotte, defeats receiving-votes Queens 103-80

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Another matchup with the current second-ranked team in the NCAA Division II Southeast Region, another victory. For the third time this season, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lady Cats take control early in win over Harlan

After four seasons away from the top spot in the 52nd District, the Bell County Lady Cats are back on top as they clinched the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Access to information crucial to state’s citizens

KRS 424 outlines requirements of Kentucky’s public notice laws. From information about municipality and public school budgets and taxation rates, public land transfers and zoning ... Read more | Add your comment

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Lady Lions rebound with 58-48 win over Middlesboro

Strong performances by Whitney Caldwell and Raigan King propelled Pineville past rival Middlesboro on Friday. The duo combined for 39 points in the Lady Lions’ ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Local High School Basketball Round-Up

Lady Cats defeat Harlan 65-29 Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Jackets hold off Pineville at home, 63-52

Through three quarters, Pineville was able to stay within reaching distance of rival Middlesboro. A strong fourth quarter allowed the Jackets to pull away in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Union softball grounds Eagles in doubleheader sweep

BARBOURVILLE — Union College softball had all three phases of the game working well on Monday as it opened the 2020 season with a doubleheader ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Railsplitters pick up first win of 2020 at Claflin Monday, 13-10

ORANGEBURG, S.C. — Senior East Tennessee State left-handed transfer Hooper Mills made his Lincoln Memorial University baseball debut on the mound and the Railsplitters’ offense ... 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.