NEWS


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Drug roundup nets 14
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Staying safe in the sun
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Paring the apple
Staying safe in the sun

Staying safe in the sun

Summertime is finally here and that means more time for fun outdoors in the swimming pool, playing sports and fishing. More time in the sun means more...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Domestic call leads to drug arrest

An early Sunday morning call to the Lee County Sheriff’s Department in regards to a possible domestic event resulted in a man being arrested on ...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Ky. stepping up push to stop gas pump fraud

LEXINGTON — With the Fourth of July and peak summer travel season around the corner, state and local authorities are working with retailers to p...

June 28th, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

Advocates criticize Bevin’s plan to overhaul MedicaidBOWLING GREEN (AP) — Health care advocates and consumers say Republican Gov. Matt Bev...

June 28th, 2016 updated: June 28th, 2016. |  


Volkswagen settles emissions-cheating cases for up to $15.3B

DETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen will spend up to $15.3 billion to settle consumer lawsuits and government allegations that it cheated on emissions tes...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Paring the apple

Paring the apple

The county just might escape paying a substantial chunk of the original proposed costs of renovating the Claiborne County Jail if the Claiborne Commis...

June 27th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Updated: 8:29 pm. |    
Middlesboro steals one
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P-B tops Williamsburg
Kris Bryant hits 3 homers as Cubs, Arrieta beat Reds 11-8

Kris Bryant hits 3 homers as Cubs, Arrieta beat Reds 11-8

CINCINNATI (AP) — When Kris Bryant reached the dugout after his record-setting third homer, thousands of Cubs fans in the stands cheered for a c...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Evans sues for race discrimination

Evans sues for race discrimination

Former Claiborne High School head football coach Jerton Evans is suing the Claiborne County Board of Education for firing him from that position as we...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Little League All-Stars schedule

Little League All-Stars schedule

Teams from Area 3 will lock horns throughout this week in a double elimination tournament for a chance to advance to the little league district tourna...

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


Rose added to Reds’ Hall of Fame

Rose added to Reds’ Hall of Fame

CINCINNATI (AP) — Pete Rose joked about his hair and his age. He reminisced about all those wins with the Big Red Machine. There was one thing t...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Nuggets select Jamal Murray

Nuggets select Jamal Murray

DENVER (AP) — Jamal Murray can score. The Denver Nuggets desperately needed a scorer.So this was a rather slam dunk decision, especially since h...

June 24th, 2016 |  


76ers take Simmons

76ers take Simmons

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Simmons was signing 76ers jerseys and eating cheesesteaks before he was even drafted.He’ll wear a team uniform for...

June 24th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Community Calendar

LMU teams up for STEM summer camp

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University is partnering with the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley (BGCTV) to provide 50 high sc...

June 28th, 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...

June 28th, 2016 |  


National Migraine and Headache Awareness Month

National Migraine and Headache Awareness Month

Tennova Healthcare is marking National Migraine and Headache Awareness Month by helping distinguish between a migraine headache and the more common te...

June 27th, 2016 |  


The smell of rain

The smell of rain

I know you all have done this: On a hot and humid day you suddenly notice an earthy, dirt-like odor, and you turn to someone and say: “Smells li...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Dogs dislike Fourth of July

Dogs dislike Fourth of July

The results are in and 80 percent of dogs overwhelmingly dislike Fourth of July celebrations. Our history is rich in inspiring stories of how our Foun...

June 25th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Bevin made right move regarding UofL

The University of Louisville has been plagued by scandal for several years and it was obvious that change was needed, with a board of trustees bitterl...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Wednesday, June 29, the 181st day of 2016. There are 185 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On J...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Ky. sexual assault victims deserve a voice

Ky. sexual assault victims deserve a voice

By now, most of America has heard about the horrific Stanford University rape case. This tragedy was pushed into the public eye after a 12-page victim...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Safe handling of chicks

Safe handling of chicks

The intestinal tracts of all mammals have various types of bacteria as part of their natural intestinal microflora. There are many opportunities for y...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Tuesday, June 28, the 180th day of 2016. There are 186 days left in the year.Today’s Highlights in History:On Ju...

June 28th, 2016 |  


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