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Former teacher, coach faces up to 30 years in prison

A former Bell County teacher and assistant basketball coach pleaded guilty to federal charges. He faces up to ... Read more | Add your comment

Middlesboro celebrates promotion within police department

It was a night of celebration Thursday as six Middlesboro Police Officers were recognized for their hard work ... Read more | Add your comment

El Mariachi receives Best Local Restaurant award

The El Mariachi in Middlesboro has received the 2019 “Best Local Restaurant” award from Best In Town Network, ... Read more | Add your comment

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Tickets on sale now for Friends of Shelter’s annual Beastie Bash

Mark your calendars and purchase you tickets now for the 14th annual Friends of the Shelter Beastie Bash Auction and Fundraiser on Nov. 2 at ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Correction: No races on the back of the ballots for General Election

Bell County Clerk Debbie Gambrel wants to let voters know that there are no races on the back of the ballots for the General Election. ... Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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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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Williamsburg defeats Pineville 44-6

The Pineville Mountain Lions traveled to Whitley County to take on the 5-2 Williamsburg Yellow Jackets on Friday night. Williamsburg was able to build a ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Pineville downs Middlesboro 3-2 to end regular season

Middlesboro falls to Pineville, 3-2 Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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LMU men’s basketball 2019-20 season outlook: combo guards

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by Staff Reports.

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Union Bulldogs hit the road, looking to ground Eagles

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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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JV Bobcats move to 5-2 on the year with win over KC

Bell County defeated Knox Central 30-0 Monday in JV football action. This makes the Bobcats 5-2 on the year with only one game remaining. They ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Jackets, Lady Jackets wrap up soccer seasons

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by John Dunn.

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Local volleyball wrap up

Pineville loses in straight sets to Leslie County Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Lady Jackets hold fundraiser

The Middlesboro Lady Jackets’ basketball team held a fundraiser at Pelancho’s Mexican Grill on Tuesday night in Middlesboro to help raise money for the girls ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Possible movie in the making about the 1954 Middlesboro Little League

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by Staff Reports.

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Middlesboro man arrested on significant drug charges

A Middlesboro man remains in Bell County Detention Center on several drug charges. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Audit presented at city council meeting

At Tuesday night’s Middlesboro City Council meeting, the 2016 audit was presented by Matt Shackelford. Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Nothing is impossible

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MHS class tours airport

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by Staff Reports.

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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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Braxton Caldwell finishes 26th in state tourney

After winning the regional tournament and advancing to the state tournament, Pineville High School golfer Braxton Caldwell took home a 26th-place finish after finishing 10 ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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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

by Staff Reports.

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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

by Staff Reports.

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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

by Staff Reports.

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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

by Staff Reports.