NEWS


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Cancer’s origins run deep
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Alumni reunite
Pineville welcomes Paul

Pineville welcomes Paul

The Flocoe Restaurant in Pineville was filled with Sen. Rand Paul supporters on Tuesday to hear him speak about campaign initiatives for the upcoming ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Gray calls for roads, technology to help coal regions

PIKEVILLE (AP) — Kentucky’s Democratic U.S. Senate candidate journeyed to the heart of the state’s coal country on Tuesday in an eff...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Conference addresses growing concern of viral hepatitis

FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) hosted the Viral Hepatitis Conference on Tuesday to bring together community-based o...

July 27th, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

UofL board resets meeting on presidentLOUISVILLE (AP) — University of Louisville trustees have rescheduled a meeting to decide the status of emb...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Alleged rolling meth lab found

Alleged rolling meth lab found

Three individuals were arrested late Monday night after a multi-agency investigation of a vehicle at a local gas station resulted in the finding of a ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Tourism approves budget

The Bell County Tourism Commission is taking a different approach to advertising under the direction of Jon Grace. He believes advertising on social m...

July 27th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Mountain Lions progress
6:42 pm |    
Summer practices continue
Like father, like son

Like father, like son

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University men’s golfer Sam Broadhurst experienced a tremendous amount of success during his first sea...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Boone Trail takes second, third

Boone Trail takes second, third

Photo submittedSenseis Mike Taylor and Danny Smith with Lewis Tuberville of Boone Trail Isshinryu placed third in weapons and kata and second in fight...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Busch turns weekend into clean sweep with Brickyard 400 win

Busch turns weekend into clean sweep with Brickyard 400 win

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kyle Busch heard all about the potential to pull off a historic sweep at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.On Sunday, he accomplis...

July 25th, 2016 |  


National Baseball HOF

National Baseball HOF

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Two players who began their careers at opposite ends of the spectrum nearly three decades ago ended up in the same plac...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Bulldogs earn AVCA Team Academic Award

Bulldogs earn AVCA Team Academic Award

BARBOURVILLE — The Union College volleyball team earned he AVCA Team Academic Award for the 2015-16 season, the American Volleyball Coaches Asso...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Pineville opens practice

Pineville opens practice

Monday began week three of summer practices, and Pineville continues to work hard. Head coach Bart Elam said practice has been going great.“The ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


LIFE


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

To place an event in the Community Calendar, email: [email protected]; fax: 606-573-0042 attention Bethany Key; or drop a written copy of the an...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Rep. Nelson discusses legislation

Rep. Nelson discusses legislation

Courtesy of LRC Public InformationRep. Rick Nelson of Middlesboro recently met with Ashli Watts and Kate Shanks with the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Operation UNITE participating in social media training

LONDON — Operation UNITE is one of five organizations selected to participate in a pilot social media training program to help community-based o...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Virginia State Parks sees surge in visitation, sales

RICHMOND, Va. – Virginia State Parks hosted a star-spangled holiday weekend with increases over last year in visitation and revenue.Despite inte...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

To place an event in the Community Calendar, email: [email protected]; fax: 606-573-0042 attention Bethany Key; or drop a written copy of the an...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Union offers new scholarship to assist area teachers

Union offers new scholarship to assist area teachers

Union College is offering a new scholarship program to assist teachers in the region attending graduate school. Union will offer a $2,500 tuition scho...

July 26th, 2016 |  


OPINION


11:31 am |    
Where the election stands

Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Thursday, July 28, the 210th day of 2016. There are 156 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Ju...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Will anyone step up to the plate for Harlan?

Will anyone step up to the plate for Harlan?

I was born in the old Harlan hospital on Mound Street, March 30, 1940. Dr. Clark Bailey delivered me. I attended kindergarten, grade school and high s...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Kentucky Power Co.’s return a nice boost

The return of the corporate offices of Kentucky Power Co. to the company’s original home in Ashland is a more symbolic gesture than an economic ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Wednesday, July 27, the 209th day of 2016. There are 157 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On J...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Ky. needs more needle exchanges to stem spread of infectious disease

A member of the board that oversees his county’s health department, Carter County Judge-Executive Mike Malone had worries when health department...

July 26th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA