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Southeast receives $80K ARC grant

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College has been awarded an $80,000 POWER grant by the Appalachian Regional Commission ... Read more | Add your comment

Liz Vice and her musical journey

Despite the weather proving to be an almost constant challenge this year, every Levitt AMP Middlesboro show goes ... Read more | Add your comment

SKCTC receives manufacturing grant

The 2018 SOAR Summit brought great news for the future of Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKCTC). ... Read more | Add your comment

Ignite a light for hope

You may have been strolling down Cumberland Avenue and noticed many storefronts and public spaces decked out in ... Read more | Add your comment

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A special jamboree

The Genealogy Jamboree and Pioneer Days, an annual event celebrating its ninth year, is gearing up to take over the Cumberland Gap on Oct. 19-20. Read more | Add your comment

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Two plead guilty for murder

Two men who played a role in the killing of a Bell County woman plead guilty on Monday. Read more | Add your comment

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LMU to host Ensemble Chaconne

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) Paul V. Hamilton School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences will host Ensemble Chaconne on Oct. 24, at ... Read more | Add your comment

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In-person absentee voting begins in Ky. Read more | Add your comment

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How Sears could have avoided bankruptcy

The most impressive statement to make about Sears as it seeks bankruptcy court protection is also the most damning: Sears was the Amazon of its ... Read more | Add your comment

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Hazard trees pose many threats

Large trees are a great asset in a home landscape, providing shade, beauty, and added property value. Well cared for yard trees are normally healthy ... Read more | Add your comment

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Today in History

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 23, the 296th day of 2018. There are 69 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

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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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School system gets extra security post-threats Read more | Add your comment

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This week in local history

The following events occurred during the week of Oct. 21-27 in Bell County: Read more | Add your comment

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Make Halloween safe, sweet — without using too much sugar

Halloween is just around the corner and children will be transformed into princesses, cowboys, superheroes and an assortment of other characters. Door bells will ring ... Read more | Add your comment

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Leadership Kentucky now accepting nominations for class of 2019

FRANKFORT — Leadership Kentucky, one of the oldest and most prestigious statewide leadership development programs in the United States, is now accepting nominations for the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Hundreds of singers sign up for ‘Hope for the Mountains’ choir

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (KT) – When Christian singer Jason “Bubba” Stewart was tasked with assembling a mass choir for the “Hope for the Mountains” crusade in ... Read more | Add your comment

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If God’s people will humble themselves, pray

When we consider the word revival and more specifically within the Christian faith, we think of a series of evangelistic meetings with the intention to ... Read more | Add your comment

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God, Michael and other questions

While watching the scenes from a helicopter flying over the destruction of hurricane Michael, it brought back memories of photos of Hiroshima. As of this ... Read more | Add your comment

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LMU’S R. Gerald McMurtry lecture set for Oct. 26

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) Abraham Lincoln Institute for the Study of Leadership and Public Policy and the LMU Duncan School of ... Read more | Add your comment

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102nd birthday

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SKCTC a family tradition for professor

Southeast Professor Rhonda Creech values family and tradition. In fact, years before she joined the faculty at Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College, she was ... Read more | Add your comment

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Sticking with exercise for better physical, mental health

It isn’t news that there are many benefits to regular exercise, yet this nation still faces a growing obesity problem, high levels of stress and ... Read more | Add your comment

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Today in History

Today is Saturday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2018. There are 72 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

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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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University gets $15M grant to help end spread of hepatitis C Read more | Add your comment

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Today in History

Today is Friday, Oct. 19, the 292nd day of 2018. There are 73 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Where’s the fall color?

I can’t believe it’s this late in the month of October and the autumn colors in our region have failed to appear. I never remember ... 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

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Tornadoes are spinning up farther east in US, study finds

WASHINGTON (AP) — Over the past few decades tornadoes have been shifting — decreasing in Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas but spinning up more in states ... Read more | Add your comment

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Ky. has more than 3.4M registered voters Read more | Add your comment

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Retirement Security Week — take steps to boost your retirement security

To raise awareness about the importance of saving for retirement, Congress has dedicated Oct. 21-27 as National Retirement Security Week. And the evidence shows that ... Read more | Add your comment

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Powell Valley Lodge makes donation to school

Powell Valley Elementary School grades third, fifth, and seventh received their very own set of dictionaries to be used in class studies and lessons. Read more | Add your comment

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SKCTC Veterans Centers to hold ribbon cutting

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College will hold ribbon cuttings for Veterans Centers on four of its campuses. According to SKCTC President Dr. Vic Adams, ... Read more | Add your comment

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