A visit to history – Long Tom

It may have been a 30-pounder Parrott Rifle, but to the Civil War soldiers at Cumberland Gap it was “Long Tom.”Both Union and Confederate ...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Unsung heroes

Unsung heroes

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week is April 9-15. It is a week to acknowledge and celebrate the heroes in our communities that are often ov...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Breaking ground

Breaking ground

Company officials recently announced plans to construct a new Food City in Middlesboro. The 56,300+ square foot supermarket will serve as a replacemen...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Giving children a head start

Giving children a head start

Promise Zones are areas of high poverty where the government teams up with local leaders to spearhead improvement to the overall health, education, an...

April 14th, 2017 |  


News in Brief

Kidnapping, murder case from 1991 finally resolvedFRANKFORT (AP) — The case of a Kentucky man’s kidnapping and murder in 1991 is finally c...

April 14th, 2017 |  


KSP Post 10 conducting safety traffic checkpoints

Kentucky State Police Post 10 will be conducting safety traffic checkpoints in the Post 10 coverage area of Harlan, Bell and Knox counties.Troopers wi...

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Freshly picked

Freshly picked

Gardeners look forward to this upcoming season every year. To them, spring and summer mean planting, harvesting and eating their hard work. Even those...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Candy-filled egg hunt at Karlan

Candy-filled egg hunt at Karlan

EWING, Va. — Colorful candy-filled eggs on the Karlan Mansion lawn will lead children to Wilderness Road State Park’s ninth annual Easter ...

April 13th, 2017 |  


National Library Week celebrated locally

National Library Week celebrated locally

This week, the Bell County Public Libraries join libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating the many ways libraries are ...

April 13th, 2017 |  


News in Brief

Lawmakers to include ‘in the year of our Lord’ on documentsFRANKFORT (AP) — State lawmakers have voted to include the phrase “...

April 13th, 2017 |