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Wreck leads to arrest of two for guns, drugs

An early morning wreck landed two men in jail for both drugs and weapons. Read more | Add your comment

KSP honors silent heroes behind the headsets

Telecommunicators at Kentucky State Police Post 10 in Harlan will be recognized along with more than 200,000 of ... Read more | Add your comment

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LMU students present research at conference

Students at LMU College of Veterinary Medicine presented their research project during a conference at Auburn University. Clayton Deible, class of 2022, and Amy Daly, ... Read more | Add your comment

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Kentucky education commission makes decision on Bell, Pineville dispute

The Kentucky Education Commissioner handed down his ruling on the non-resident student dispute that is ongoing between the Bell County and Pineville Independent School districts. Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Bell eliminates mistakes in win over HC

In an 11-4 win Thursday at Bell County, the Harlan County Black Bears executed to perfection and put constant pressure on the Bobcats with a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Volunteer Recognition

Four or five weeks ago, I was writing a column about volunteers in our midst and how important it is to give back to the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Bell County, Knox Central combine for state record

Two days after suffering a 12-run loss to Middlesboro at home, the Lady Cats took out the Knox Central Lady Panthers at home on Thursday, ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Medal winning relay performances highlight SAC Outdoor Championships

HICKORY, N.C. — The Lincoln Memorial track & field squads closed out the outdoor season in fine fashion Saturday, breaking nine school records, establishing three ... Read more | Add your comment

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Kentucky soldier based at Fort Campbell dies in Iraq Read more | Add your comment

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Legislature should be lauded for rejecting bad betting bill

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Sestina joins the Cats

Nate Sestina, a graduate transfer from Bucknell University, is one of UK’s new faces for the 2019-20 basketball team. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Easter is here — the most critical day in Christianity

By Timothy Johnson Read more | Add your comment

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Easter — think about it

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Entries sought for Bell County Homemakers Quilt Show

Bell County Homemakers will sponsor a Quilt Show during the Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival, to be held in the basement of the Old Bell County ... Read more | Add your comment

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SKCTC to host East Kentucky Leadership Conference

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College will host the 32nd annual East Kentucky Leadership Conference April 25-26 in Benham and Cumberland. This year’s theme is ... Read more | Add your comment

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Making the grade from two perspectives: Part II

By Dr. Vivian Blevins Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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The true meaning of Easter

By Judith Victoria Hensley 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 Beth Key.

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Kentucky disaster declaration covers dozens of counties Read more | Add your comment

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Sowders, King, Woody named to All-Academic team

Aubrey Sowders, Lakyn King and Baylee Woody have been named to the 13th Region Academic All-Region team. Woody was also named to the 13th All-Region ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

Opinion

No thinking required: Just follow party line

Life has become so much simpler in 2019, at least it has for me. All it required was just a little time on social media. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Middlesboro downs Harlan 17-2 in three innings

One day after defeating Harlan on the road, the Yellow Jackets downed the Green Dragons at home on Thursday night, 17-2, in three innings. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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LMU, Anderson softball split to sit tied for second in SAC standings

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Lincoln Memorial University softball team ripped off a six-run fifth inning in the first game to steal away the lead from ... Read more | Add your comment

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Lady Jackets take down Lady Cats 12-0.

Two days after dropping their second consecutive game, the Lady Jackets found their way back into the win column on Tuesday afternoon defeating Bell County ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Pineville Middle falls to East Bernstadt

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by John Dunn.

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Cincinnati stays in its backyard for next coach

CINCINNATI (AP) — John Brannen played pick-up games at Cincinnati’s on-campus arena when he was growing up and vividly recalls watching Kenyon Martin dunk over ... Read more | Add your comment

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DeVos brings more money after shooting in Kentucky school Read more | Add your comment

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Governor vetoes critical pension agreement for regional universities, health departments and other ‘quasi’ agencies

By Adam Bowling Read more | Add your comment

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Bears ‘win one for Ben’ at Bell

LOG MOUNTAIN — John Lewis took a page out of the Roger Morris book of baseball on Thursday as the Harlan County Black Bears played ... Read more | Add your comment

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Bears ‘win one for Ben’ at Bell

LOG MOUNTAIN — John Lewis took a page out of the Roger Morris book of baseball on Thursday as the Harlan County Black Bears played ... Read more | Add your comment

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Bell County JROTC exceeds standards in unit evaluation

The Air Force JROTC instructor and cadets of Bell County High School in Pineville earned an overall unit assessment score of “Exceeds Standards, ”the highest ... Read more | Add your comment

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GEARING UP to involve parents

Lone Jack Family Resource Youth Service Center hosted a parent meeting introducing the new GEAR-UP staff and program to the parents attending the meeting. Kim ... Read more | Add your comment

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