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Alleged storage unit burglar receives additional charges

Proctor Jones received more charges while still behind bars in the Bell County Detention Center. Read more | Add your comment

Cruisin’ The Chained Rock

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Smoke Shop holds grand re-opening

Anthony Cloud | Daily News Read more | Add your comment

Middlesboro receives $125,000 to repair 15th Street

Middlesboro has received $125,000 discretionary funds to repair 15th Street. Mayor Rick Nelson, Representative Adam Bowling and Commissioner ... Read more | Add your comment

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Pineville hospital to sell in upcoming sealed bid auction

For years, the Pineville Community Hospital provided essential medical care to the people of Pineville and surrounding parts of Eastern Kentucky. So when the 120-bed ... Read more | Add your comment

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Water Service Corporation of Kentucky to hold meeting in Middlesboro

A public meeting hosted by the Water Service Corporation of Kentucky is scheduled for Thursday. The meeting will provide a public forum for customers to ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Judge: Kentucky must pay fees, costs in pension plan case Read more | Add your comment

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ARC announces county economic status designations

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) released its County Economic Status Designations for Fiscal Year 2020, which annually ranks the economic status of ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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FBC of Spartansburg holds camp at Middlesboro High School

Members of First Baptist Church from Spartanburg, S.C., partnered with Upward Basketball, came to Middlesboro this week to put on a free basketball camp at ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Little League All-Stars: Area 3 Tournament

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by John Dunn.

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Southeast announces spring dean’s, president’s lists

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College has announced its Dean’s List for the spring 2019 semester. This list recognizes students with a 3.5-3.9 grade point ... Read more | Add your comment

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Students construct sun shades for animal shelter

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Quartet of Bulldogs land on 2019 All-Commonwealth Team

BARBOURVILLE — Four members of the Union College football team earned a spot on the 2019 Kentucky Collegiate All-Commonwealth Team, the Kentucky Pro Football Hall ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Area 3 little league all-star tournament

The opening rounds of the Area 3 little league all-star tournament were played this weekend in Barbourville and Middlesboro. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Website seeks public’s help to ID suspects in unsolved cases Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Cory Cheek named new Panthers basketball coach

The Panthers basketball players finally got the news they were looking for June 20. After six seasons as coach at J. Frank White Academy, Cory ... Read more | Add your comment

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Middlesboro Tractor Supply to host pet treat tasting

Tractor Supply Company is hosting a pet treat tasting event here in Middlesboro. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Almost 6 years in POW camps

By Dr. Vivian Blevins Read more | Add your comment

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Forbes names ARH among top 10 employers in Kentucky

According to Forbes Magazine and global market research company Statista, Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH) is the ninth best employer in Kentucky, based on employee satisfaction ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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LMU women’s bowling poised to add five new faces for 2019-20

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Lincoln Memorial University women’s bowling program will welcome five new bowlers for the 2019-20 season following a historic year. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Whatley announced as LMU’s new women’s golf coach

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University head golf coach Travis Muncy has announced the hiring of Brittany Whatley as the new women’s golf coach. Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Middlesboro 9-10 All-Stars

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Herro shines on NBA Draft stage, Johnson slips

One of the biggest nights in the NBA for upcoming players has come and gone. Each year, teams gather inside the office to debate top-level ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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What do Americans want?

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Hello Summer!

By William H. Baker Read more | Add your comment

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More questions arise about governor’s race as Bevin continues to dig hole and Beshear advances

By Al Cross Read more | Add your comment

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Funding assistance for Certified Fiber Optic (CFO) training offered

The Center for Rural Development is offering funding assistance for Certified Fiber Optic (CFO) training courses to unemployed and under-employed individuals who live in select ... Read more | Add your comment

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Anything can be a moment for Kentucky kids

Shel Silverstein, the late and wonderful children’s author, urges: “Listen to the mustn’ts, child. Listen to the don’ts. Listen to the shouldn’ts, the impossibles, the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Cory named to Google Cloud Academic All-America First Team

AUSTIN, Texas — Lincoln Memorial men’s volleyball player Evan Cory has been named a Google Cloud Academic At-Large First Team All-American for the 2018-19 season, ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Rowland slated to fight Frazier in Pyramid Fights: 12

Professional MMA heavyweight and Middlesboro native Ben Rowland will be in Batesville, Ark. on Saturday for Pyramid Fights: 12, where he will square off against ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Delayed Kentucky internet project faces new squirrel setback Read more | Add your comment

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Southeast golf scramble for students a success

MIDDLESBORO — At the historic Middlesboro Country Club, local golfers teed off to help students attend college. Fifteen four-player teams took part in the second ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Area 3 tournaments set

The best little-league players from the Bell County area will have the opportunity to showcase their abilities in the upcoming Area 3 tournament this week. ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Dunn.

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Patriots baseball coach Brad Shelton receives MSC coaching award

BOWLING GREEN — University of the Cumberlands head baseball coach Brad Shelton was named the Mid-South Conference Coaching for Significance winner, announced at the Mid-South ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.