Board visits schools

The Middlesboro School Board meeting on April 18 was filled with optimism about the future of Middlesboro’s schools. Board members had visited M...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Celebration of Easter Miracles

Celebration of Easter Miracles

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College’s Middlesboro campus hosted its third consecutive “Celebration of Easter Miracles”...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Keeping history alive

Keeping history alive

Established in 1989, the Middlesboro Country Club is the longest running continuous play golf course in the United States and it’s that sense of...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Hatfield apprehended

Hatfield apprehended

The man identified in a stabbing of a local college professor at his home has been apprehended.According to information from The Big One WRIL, Harold ...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Fleeing with student, teacher took guns, cash and wife’s car

COLUMBIA, Tenn. (AP) — Teacher Tad Cummins took guns, money and his wife’s car before kidnapping a 15-year-old female student and taking h...

April 21st, 2017 |  


News in Brief

Ky. Democrats hire Sanders’ alum as party directorFRANKFORT (AP) — The Kentucky Democratic Party has hired a former team leader of Bernie ...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Road closure set for a portion of KY 3485

MANCHESTER — A portion of KY 3485 at milepoints 0.0 – 0.1 (at the junction of KY 74) in Bell County will be closed beginning April 24, and...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Ky. officials speed up release of paroled prisoners

FRANKFORT (AP) — Kentucky officials say they will release hundreds of inmates ahead of schedule because of dangerous overcrowding at prisons and...

April 21st, 2017 |  


News in Brief

Kentucky Derby season draws warnings of human traffickingLOUISVILLE (AP) — Kentucky’s attorney general is urging people to pay attention t...

April 20th, 2017 |  


JFWA students to host “The Mountain Fiesta”

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Advanced Spanish students from the J. Frank White Academy will host the inaugural The Mountain Fiesta in Cumberland Gap from ...

April 20th, 2017 |