Going red for a cause

Going red for a cause

Photo submittedOn Feb. 3 the Bell County Cooperative Extension Service hosted its annual Go Red for Women luncheon. To raise awareness of heart diseas...

February 20th, 2017 |  


St. Patrick’s Day fundraiser announced

St. Patrick’s Day fundraiser announced

BIG STONE GAP, Va. — The Friends of the Southwest Virginia Museum are accepting ticket reservations for the St. Patrick’s Day Bash on Marc...

February 20th, 2017 |  


What kind of cherry tree did Washington fell?

Washington’s birthday is a good time to think about cherry trees. But rather than questioning whether George really chopped down the tree and th...

February 20th, 2017 |  


No designer babies, but gene editing to avoid disease? Maybe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Don’t expect designer babies any time soon — but a major new ethics report leaves open the possibility of one day ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Celebrate Mardi Gras by eating like a local

Celebrate Mardi Gras by eating like a local

NEW ORLEANS— In New Orleans, Mardi Gras isn’t a sprint, it’s a marathon … of eating. Parade-route fried chicken, steaming pots...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Thimble tossed! Game piece voted out of Monopoly board game

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — You can still pass “Go” and collect $200 on the Monopoly board, but you soon won’t be able to do it...

February 17th, 2017 |  


MHS royalty

MHS royalty

Ray Welch | Daily NewsAvery Miracle was crowned the 2017 Middlesboro High School basketball homecoming queen. She is the daughter of Sarah Miracle and...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Barter Players to stage Great Expectations

The Barter Players will stage Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations at Lee Theatre at 7 p.m. on March 2After a chance encounter in a graveyard wit...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |  


Finding help when it’s needed

There are occasions when we all need help. At such times we might choose to talk to a spouse, consult a friend, do an Internet search, or perhaps read...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Rehabilitation success

Rehabilitation success

Photo submittedKathleen Middleton recently completed a stay at Mountain View Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Pineville. Middleton came to the fac...

February 15th, 2017 |