NEWS


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Expressions through art
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In the holiday swing
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Pet of the Week
Driver dies in tractor-trailer crash

Driver dies in tractor-trailer crash

A truck driver died Wednesday night as the result of a wreck on U.S. Hwy. 25E in Harrogate.According to a report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, a ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Cawoods celebrate 50 years

Cawoods celebrate 50 years

Steve and Sissy Cawood recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their daughters and families in Pawleys Island, South Carolina, followe...

November 30th, 2016 |  


An angel for the season

An angel for the season

The Salvation Army is seen throughout the Christmas season in the form of jingling bells outside store fronts and trees filled with paper angels with ...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Elks donate to Roho

Elks donate to Roho

Photo submittedAgain this year Middlesboro Elks Lodge #119 donated $250 to Middlesboro’s Roho Club to help with their annual shopping spree for ...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Bell receives Work Ready certification

Bell receives Work Ready certification

FRANKFORT, Ky — Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet Secretary Hal Heiner announced on Nov. 29 that Bell County has been certifi...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Historical Society receives donation

Historical Society receives donation

Photo submittedFirst State Financial recently made a donation to the Bell County Historical Society. Pictured are William Tribell, left, Bell County H...

November 30th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Lady Panthers blitz Bell
Pineville defeats OBI

Pineville defeats OBI

Pineville opened their 2016-17 campaign with a slugfest against Oneida Baptist Institute on Thursday. In what seemed like a back-and-forth game, the M...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Rezek, da Silva named to NSCAA All-Southeast Region team

Rezek, da Silva named to NSCAA All-Southeast Region team

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Lincoln Memorial University juniors Henrique Rezek and Danilo da Silva have been named to the NSCAA All-Southeast Region thir...

December 2nd, 2016 updated: December 2nd, 2016. |  


Harlan County sweeps Yellow Jackets

Harlan County sweeps Yellow Jackets

Harlan County swept visiting Middlesboro in a freshman/junior varsity doubleheader Thursday.Taylor Spurlock scored 23 points and Elisha Smallwood adde...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Experience in youth

Experience in youth

Last season didn’t quite pan out for Middlesboro. With a team full of freshmen, the Yellow Jackets were only able to come away with one victory ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Continuing to improve

Continuing to improve

The Middlesboro Lady Jackets surprised some people last year. After winning just four games during the 2014-15 season, the Lady Jackets improved their...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Jackets lose to OBI

Jackets lose to OBI

Anthony Cloud | Daily NewsDrake Thomas brings the ball up the court during the SEKC Panorama. He scored a team-high 12 points while shooting 75 percen...

December 1st, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Kentucky Afield Outdoors
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Community Calendar
Burdens or blessings

Burdens or blessings

I’ve always considered myself a prepared hunter – some would say over-prepared. I very rarely go into the woods without my backpack. Durin...

December 2nd, 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...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Cawoods celebrate 50 years

Cawoods celebrate 50 years

Steve and Sissy Cawood recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their daughters and families in Pawleys Island, South Carolina, followe...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Dealing with grief during the holidays

Dealing with grief during the holidays

In all our lives there are many holidays or special days, such as birthdays, anniversaries, graduations and weddings. These are difficult days for tho...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Gathering firewood

Gathering firewood

For a good number of people in our area, gathering firewood to heat the home or to burn recreationally in a fireplace or fire pit is an annual event. ...

November 27th, 2016 updated: November 27th, 2016. |  


Food City hosts annual pet hunger drive

The Food City Pet Club is gearing up for their annual Pet Hunger Drive. This year’s drive will take place Nov. 28 through Jan. 6 throughout the ...

November 25th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Called to Love
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Badger hunting

Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Tuesday, Nov. 29, the 334th day of 2016. There are 32 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov....

November 29th, 2016 |  


Education is the key

Opiates act by attaching to specific proteins called opioid receptors found naturally in the body in the brain, spinal cord and other organs. Once att...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Oil needs fair deal to fix glut

The oil industry has been suffering its deepest downturn in over two decades and needs a shot at revival. It is, therefore, imperative that the next m...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Counting blessings during ‘Thanks-Giving’

Counting blessings during ‘Thanks-Giving’

For the past several years I have exercised the practice of writing “Thanks-Givings” in this column through the fall season. It has been a...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Let us exalt his name together

Let us exalt his name together

As we prepare for Thanksgiving, we are grateful for all that God has done and aware that He has provided abundant blessings throughout the year. Even ...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Whose hands are you thankful for?

Whose hands are you thankful for?

A Thanksgiving Day editorial in the newspaper told of a school teacher who asked her first graders to draw a picture of something they were thankful f...

November 27th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA