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ALLM hosts Tad’s Tots Christmas edition

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum (ALLM) invites children ages 5 and under, and their ... Read more | Add your comment

The Kenley Project at LMU-DCOM expands

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Kenley Project, an initiative led by students at the Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of ... Read more | Add your comment

Four Bell Countians receive tourism award

The Cumberland Gap Regional Tourism Association (CGRTA) has designed four Bell Countians as winners of the 2018 Region ... Read more | Add your comment

The Middlesboro High School marching band entertained the Cumberland Avenue crowd who braved chilly temperatures at the annual ... Read more | Add your comment

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Manhunt ends in triple murder charges

Kentucky State Police say the man who was the subject of a three-day manhunt in Leslie County is now charged with three counts of murder. Read more | Add your comment

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Harlan, Bell counties highlight new Census report

A new report from the U.S. Census Bureau features detailed profiles of more than 40 social, economic, housing and demographic topics in the U.S. from ... Read more | Add your comment

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Overcoming our fear with the truth

In moments of panic, we need to search for the truth. When our world seems to be spinning out of control it can be very ... Read more | Add your comment

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Searching for the one that is missing

Have you ever experienced times when you were excited and filled with anticipation but after it was over the expectation did not live up to ... Read more | Add your comment

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Opinion

Insights into Mary, the mother of Jesus

With Christmas rapidly approaching it is difficult to go through the season without thinking of Mary, the mother of Jesus. Read more | Add your comment

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American Lung Association urges flu vaccine to save lives

LOUISVILLE — According to the American Lung Association, the influenza or flu is not just a bad cold, but a serious and contagious respiratory illness, ... Read more | Add your comment

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Opinion

Is your house in order?

Do you know when an emergency will arise and you will find yourself in an ambulance on the way to a medical facility? No. Read more | Add your comment

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Opinion

The point of demonstrating

Since it isn’t happening in the United States, perhaps this is a good time to review the concept of “political demonstration.” Read more | Add your comment

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Today in History

Today is Saturday, Dec. 15, the 349th day of 2018. There are 16 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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Hemp processor to expand operations in Ky. Read more | Add your comment

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Christmas caroling in the car

Are you and your family traveling during the Christmas season? If so, will part of your journey include a group sing-along of some of the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Beware of scammers pretending to be from Social Security

In the digital age, frauds and scams are an unfortunate part of doing business online. During the holiday season, Social Security has traditionally seen a ... Read more | Add your comment

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Today in History

Today is Friday, Dec. 14, the 348th day of 2018. There are 17 days left in the year. 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

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News Around the State

Workshop to offer information about Opportunity Zones Read more | Add your comment

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Opinion

Standards for earning a Ky. high-school diploma

Reality collided with ideology, and reality won as Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis wisely retreated from unreasonable demands for earning a Kentucky high-school diploma. Read more | Add your comment

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Ways Congress must support miners with black lung and coal communities

I was born and raised in Harlan County. Like most people I knew growing up, I’ve lost too many family members to black lung disease. ... Read more | Add your comment

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Beshear: Kentuckians benefit in settlement involving robo-signing by debt collection company

FRANKFORT — Attorney General Andy Beshear today announced that more than 260 Kentuckians will have their judgment balances eliminated or reduced in a settlement his ... Read more | Add your comment

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Opinion

What’s smarter – paying off debts or investing?

It probably doesn’t happen as much as you’d like, but you may occasionally have some extra disposable income. For example, perhaps you have recently received, ... Read more | Add your comment

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Today in History

Today is Thursday, Dec. 13, the 347th day of 2018. There are 18 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

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Gifting pets at Christmastime

A few years ago, Hobo the Wonder Dog and I were visiting a veterinarian office when a beautiful golden retriever ran up behind me with ... Read more | Add your comment

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Ky. DOI, Life Insurance Policy Locator matches consumers with lost policies

FRANKFORT — If you can’t locate a life insurance policy of a deceased relative, the Kentucky Department of Insurance (DOI) has the investigative tool that ... Read more | Add your comment

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Programs hosted at Lone Jack

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Today in History

Today is Wednesday, Dec. 12, the 346th day of 2018. There are 19 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

by Staff Reports.

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Bears edge Bobcats in district thriller

Ranked among the 13th Region’s best players coming into the season, Harlan County senior guard Alex Pace hadn’t been quite himself through the Black Bears’ ... Read more | Add your comment

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J. Frank White Academy surges past Middlesboro girls, 47-32

A strong defensive effort from J. Frank White Academy led to a 47-32 victory over the Middlesboro girls in Harrogate last night. Read more | Add your comment

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My hand-picked Final Four

It’s December and NCAA basketball is in full swing. There have already been a multitude of momentous things taking place throughout this young college basketball ... Read more | Add your comment

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Goodin’s 34 leads Pineville past Lynn Camp

Pineville senior Ben Goodin scored a career high 34 to lead the Mountain Lions to a 67-65 win over Berea in Pineville Monday night. Read more | Add your comment

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