The snow and ice has been causing major problems across the Tri-State area. In Middlesboro, Cumberland Ford along U.S. 25E sustained roof damage as a result of the snow storm that swept through the area.
National Spay Day USA is Feb. 24 and it marks 20 years that the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has worked tirelessly to promote the importance of spaying and neutering.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Walmart Stores Inc. is hoping its decision to boost workers' paychecks will help it boost its bottom line.
Harlan County Emergency Management Director David McGill has confirmed that the roof on the Dollar General Store on Sukey Ridge in Harlan County has collapsed. McGill said he has emergency personnel en route to the store now to assess the situation.
Local author and educator Helen Wilder has a story featured in the latest Chicken Soup for the Soul collection.
The Bell County Sheriff's Department is set to get three new police cruisers within the next 45 days. The county is using single-county coal severance funds to buy the cruisers to replace three of the oldest, high mileage units. The new cruisers...
As people in Harlan County continue to shovel out after several inches of snow and frigid temperatures blasted the area over the past week, the Harlan County Rescue Squad (HCRS) has been making sure people have food, medical attention and a way to...
During Tuesday's regular meeting, new goals were announced and approved by the Middlesboro Independent School Board.Superintendent Steve Martin believes these are important for the most effective school year possible.
With its distinctive blue-gray plumage and long legs, the Great Blue Heron is a magnificent sight to behold.
Governor: On union matters, we're no Tennessee
The Super Sunday College Fair and service, originally schedule for Feb. 22 at the Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Middlesboro, has been postponed until March 8.
WASHINGTON (AP) — An extra cup or two of coffee may be OK after all. More eggs, too. But you definitely need to drink less sugary soda. And, as always, don't forget your vegetables.
FRANKFORT (AP) — Wading into the volatile issue of invoking God at graduations and ball games, the Kentucky Senate on Thursday passed a bill touted as providing a guide to public schools on the religious and political free-speech protections of...
One of the Tri-State area's Most Wanted has been found in Claiborne County.Around noon Wednesday, the Harlan City (Kentucky) Police Department (HPD) issued the following fake bulletin on its Facebook page:
Protecting children is a goal in many communities. For Middlesboro Police Officer Petey Gilbert, it is a passion. He is a resource officer for the Middlesboro Independent School District.
2 people, dog rescued from partially frozen pondLOUISVILLE (AP) — Two people and a dog have been rescued from a partially frozen pond in Louisville.
Snow still covers the Tri-State but temperatures in the single digits and even negatives can mean a hard time for parts of your home. Having frozen water pipes is a common occurrence during cold weather and this winter storm is no...
It has been nearly one month since former U.S. Senator and Kentucky Gov. Wendell H. Ford, 90, passed away at his home. He served three years as Kentucky's governor before moving on to become Kentucky's U.S. Senator.
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HARLAN (AP) — The cold might not bother Disney's Queen Elsa, but it's wreaking enough havoc in Kentucky that a police department announced a joke warrant for the popular “Frozen” character's arrest.
Winter can be a beautiful time of the year, but the snow and ice that covers the landscape in a pristine sheet of white can present certain hazards as well.
FRANKFORT — Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) highway district road crews are mostly spot treating today as arctic temperatures send the state into a deep freeze.
The Bell County Volunteer Fire Department responded to Mill Creek Church on Wednesday. When crews arrived, the church was in flames.
A second round of snow hit Bell County during the early morning hours on Wednesday. The snowy conditions created more problems for road crews in the area. Meteorologists with the National Weather Service(NWS), in Jackson, said an additional 2 to 4...