Patterson indicted on March charges

Patterson indicted on March charges

A Middlesboro man who was put behind bars at the Bell County Detention Center in March has been indicted by the Bell County Grand Jury.Jonathan Oscarw...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Bell to go boom

Bell to go boom

The Fourth of July holiday is fast approaching and officials are planning several events to ensure Bell County residents have plenty of choices of how...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Turning over a new leaf

Turning over a new leaf

With 1,200 acres of land, a few thousand trees and some good old fashioned know-how, Harlan County native Jim Corum has been nominated for the Kentuck...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Designate a Sober Driver this Fourth of July

FRANKFORT — The Fourth of July is a favorite American holiday filled with picnics, parties, parades and more. However, celebrating can quickly t...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Tazewell woman killed in ATV wreck

Tazewell woman killed in ATV wreck

A Tazewell woman died Thursday afternoon as the result of an ATV wreck.According to a report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, a Honda ATV was travel...

July 1st, 2016 |  


National tour on opioid addiction kicks off

ABINGDON, Va. (AP) — Kicking off a national tour on opioid addiction, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack brought together the governors of Tennes...

July 1st, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

Eastern Ky. prison inmate dies after assaultSANDY HOOK (AP) — The state says an inmate at an eastern Kentucky prison has died after an assault.T...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Special-called meeting held

The Middlesboro Board of Education met for a special-called meeting on Wednesday at the Middlesboro Central Office at noon.There were only two items o...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Ky. veto lawsuit could hinge on clerk’s locked door

FRANKFORT (AP) — A lawsuit challenging the Kentucky governor’s budget vetoes could hinge on the locked door of the House clerk’s off...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Group to locate 90-job plant in Corbin

Gov. Matt Bevin has announced Euro Sticks Group, a French family-owned manufacturer of ice cream and coffee stir sticks that he visited in April durin...

June 30th, 2016 |