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Mayor responds to allegations regarding a grant

Following an allegation made from a community member at Tuesday night’s Middlesboro City Council meeting, Mayor Rick Nelson ... Read more | Add your comment

Driver on wrong side of road faces multiple charges

A Bell County Deputy had to swerve to miss a driver traveling in his lane Wednesday night, and ... Read more | Add your comment

ALLM hosting Community Day

The Lincoln Memorial University Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum (ALLM) is hosting a special community celebration on Saturday ... Read more | Add your comment

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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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Jones pulled from ‘Hey Kentucky!’

Middlesboro native and Kentucky Sports Radio host Matt Jones will be off the airwaves of LEX18 for the foreseeable future. LEX18 has decided to pull ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Bell County Basketball Golf Scramble held at Wasioto Winds

Golfers took to the fairways and greens of Wasioto Winds in Pineville on Friday to participate in the Bell County Basketball Golf Scramble to help ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Sizemore wraps up first annual basketball camp at BCHS

First year Bell County boys basketball coach Brad Sizemore hosted his first annual basketball camp at Bell County High School this week. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Beacon of Light celebrates new location with ribbon cutting

Ashley Collingsworth | Daily News Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Middlesboro, Cumberland Gap battle in scrimmage

Photos by Ray Welch | Daily News Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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1959 Middlesboro was “Music City” for a day

By William H. Baker Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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LMU recognizes Ethos Veterinary Health, Mass Vet as Distinguished Clinical Affiliate

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University-College of Veterinary Medicine (LMU-CVM) recognized Ethos Veterinary Health and the Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital (Mass Vet), with the Distinguished ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Enjoy a healthy, safe summer with these wellness tips

LONDON — Summer is a time for rest and relaxation, sunshine, vacations and outdoor activities. But summer fun comes with the potential for serious health ... 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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Data shows flood of opioids across US, many of them generics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The maker of OxyContin has been cast as the chief villain in the nation’s opioid crisis. But newly released government figures suggest ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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News Around the State

Deputy shot during wellness check at a home Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Blackhawk 3rd major Appalachian coal producer to declare Chapter 11 since June, but says miners will keep jobs

Blackhawk Mining LLC, a coal company that employs 2,800 people in Kentucky and West Virginia, plans to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy later this week. 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

Middlesboro attends 7-on-7 scrimmage

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by Staff Reports.

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KSR makes a stop in Middlesboro

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by Anthony Cloud.

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LMU men’s track & field announces 2019 recruiting class

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University Director of Track & Field Rochelle Black and Cross Country Coach Jeremy Donahue have announced the recruiting class for ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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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

Curry steps down as Union women’s basketball coach, takes on AD role full time

BARBOURVILLE — The Union College Department of Athletics has undergone some restructuring with Tim Curry being named the Executive Director of Athletics, assuming the role ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Gross claims top-4 finish at World University Games

NAPOLI, Italy – Union College archer Denver Calvin Gross sought to land a podium finish in the men’s compound team event. However, he and Josh ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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LMU men’s and women’s cross country schedule released

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The LMU Men’s & Women’s Cross Country squads will kick off the 2019 season with a short visit to Greeneville, Tenn. for ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Pineville-Bell falls to North Laurel 12-0

After making it to the semifinal of the District 4 little league all-star tournament, the Pineville-Bell 11-12 All-Stars fell to North Laurel 12-0 on Friday. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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News Around the State

Police investigating after body found in park Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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National Veterans Wheelchair Games bring nation’s heroes to Louisville

By Mitch McConnell Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

New rules for home-based processors

Earlier this year, Kentucky lawmakers passed HB468, which further defined who qualifies to be a home-based processor and what products they can make. This bill ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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No-cost health care offered to eastern Kentuckians

FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Department for Local Government is partnering with the Air Force Reserve Command and other branches of the U.S. military to offer ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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The newspaper is here to stay

No we are not closing our newspapers. We are a part of this community and we’re here to stay. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

1959 remembered

By William H. Baker Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Back on the football field

Ray Welch | Daily News Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

Opinion

Employees should be more than ‘cog in the wheel’ for industrialists

By Clark Bailey Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.