After some 38 years filling the dual roles of county agriculture/forestry agent and director of the Claiborne County Extension Office, Mike Heiskell is ready to retire.
Handmade Appalachian crafts and authentic bluegrass music will highlight the annual Wilderness Road Heritage Festival, which is scheduled for Oct. 11 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Bell County Sheriff's Department monthly activity report for August has been released and includes:
With October being National Breast Cancer Awareness month, the Middlesboro Mall, Middlesboro ARH Hospital and Air Evac Lifeteam are sponsoring a community-wide breast cancer awareness campaign which will kick off at 6 p.m. on Oct. 2 at Middlesboro...
Open MRI of Kentucky Orthopedic Clinic has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in MRI as the result of a recent survey by the American College of Radiology (ACR).
The Bell County Chamber of Commerce recently released applications for the Leadership Bell County program.
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JEFFERSONTOWN – The 2014 Kentucky KIDS COUNT County Data Book recently released by Kentucky Youth Advocates provides a picture of the status of children in Kentucky counties based on 16 indicators of child well-being.
SLADE — Sitting at a state resort in the mountains of eastern Kentucky, officials highlighted the need for more money to market the area to tourists as a way to restart the community's economy in the wake of thousands of job losses from...
There are really only three ways to deal with a drug epidemic: Stop the supply, stop the suppliers and convince people to stop using drugs.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Anti-addiction activists are calling for the Food and Drug Administration's top official to step down, saying the agency's policies have contributed to a national epidemic of prescription painkiller...
I-75 lane closures set Thursday at Laurel/Whitley line
There was a veteran in need and they came to help.
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Members of the Middlesboro City Council have been discussing the possibility of adding an additional paid holiday — Veterans Day.
Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College is teaming up with Kentucky public colleges and universities to offer a statewide, virtual college fair for former students and other adults who are close to completing their college...
Photo submittedState Rep. Rick Nelson recently presented Page School Principal Will Lefevers with a new flag to be flown on the school's flag pole.
Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) will formally welcome the class of 2018 into its study of osteopathic medicine at its annual White Coat Ceremony on Saturday at 10 a.m. in the Tex Turner Arena on the LMU...
FRANKFORT — Kentucky Treasurer Todd Hollenbach says scam artists are at work again calling Kentuckians with the news that they've won a $2.5 million international sweepstakes but to claim the prize they're required to first wire $1,...
Operation UNITE along with Kentucky State Police posts throughout southern and eastern Kentucky will be participating in the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's 9th National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday.
Attorney General Jack Conway, the Kentucky Department of Education, and the Better Business Bureau (BBB) are joining together to warn Kentucky school districts to be vigilant of a scam targeting schools throughout the country.
Female guards at state prison allege sex assault
FRANKFORT (AP) — Gov. Steve Beshear has asked for a federal disaster declaration in eastern Kentucky following heavy rains that caused flooding, washed out roads and forced people from their homes.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health regulators are trying to help doctors spot counterfeit and unapproved drugs by raising awareness of illegal operations that peddle bogus drugs to health professionals.