LOUISVILLE (AP) — A group of young men and teenagers sodomized a 15-year-old boy, critically injuring him in an attack that was recorded on video and shared among cellphones, authorities said Thursday.
Bell County judge-executive candidates Albey Brock and Bruce Hendrickson participated in a public debate on Tuesday at the Bell Theater in Pineville.
Daniel Boone history is a large part of why tourists visit the Cumberland Gap area. Middlesboro resident Tom Shattuck knows this history and highlights it well through his tourism company, in his book and through volunteer work in the...
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The Bell County Fiscal Court approved an agreement on Tuesday with the UK Extension Office that will allow the county to take part in the Safety Circuit Rider Program.
An innovative early childhood education program is underway at Middlesboro elementary called United Way Born Learning Academies. Driven by Toyota, the free program takes aim at the fact that half of Kentucky's children are not prepared for...
FRANKFORT — Kentucky's seasonally adjusted preliminary unemployment rate dropped to its lowest rate in more than six years in September 2014 at 6.7 percent from a revised 7.1 percent in August 2014, according to the Office of Employment...
Judge sets hearing in challenge to state lawCOVINGTON (AP) — A federal judge in Covington will hear a challenge to Kentucky's law banning campaign signs within 300 feet of a polling place.
Carla Deaton with Time Warner Cable (TWC) was present during a community development committee meeting Tuesday to answer questions concerning the service in Bell County.
The city of Pineville will find itself at the heart of Halloween, beginning this weekend with the Haunted Jail attraction.
Kentucky State Police Trooper Keith Baker arrested a Middlesboro man accused of sexually abusing a child.Joel Risner, 37, was charged with first-degree sexual abuse of a victim under 12 years old.
Middlesboro resident Karla Jones can always be seen with pink tennis shoes or accessories. She sports pink as her new favorite color because she is a breast cancer survivor.
Two area hospitals have been hit with the highest penalty possible by Medicare for high rates of readmission.
To place an event in the Community Calendar, email: firstname.lastname@example.org; fax: 606-573-0042 attention Bethany Moore; or drop a written copy of the announcement by our office at 120 North 11th Street, Middlesboro (behind Food City).
Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) joins the nation in celebrating National Veterinary Technician Week (NVTW) Oct. 12-18. The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) has themed the 2014 event “What are veterinary...
Dora B. McKeen, a native of Ewing, Va., will be celebrating her 98th birthday on Oct. 21. She spends most of her summers with her daughter, Mary Lindsey, of Lake Junaluska, N.C., and winters with her granddaughter Angie Burroughs, of North Augusta,...
The Center for Rural Development is accepting applications through Jan. 31 for the 2015 summer session of the Rogers Scholars youth leadership program.
Seventh-grader Alyson Bain loves to read and visits the library on a daily basis at Lone Jack School Center. She is very intelligent and excels in academics.
Audrey Craig Kinder, a first-year student at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry, participated in the White Coat Ceremony held in September in UK's Memorial Hall.
Two individuals from Bell County were arrested on Monday in Scott County on drug charges after the vehicle they were traveling in was pulled over by the police.
Main Street Pineville Director Jacob Roan gave an update on the organization during the regular city council meeting on Monday. He said he plans to attend a meeting in London that is only for Promise Zone communities.
The Bell County Fiscal Court recorded the tax rates for special taxing districts during their regular meeting on Tuesday. The process is typically done around this time each year.
Feds approve gas pipeline in Ky., Tenn.CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A federal agency has approved plans for a natural gas pipeline across Todd County, Kentucky, that would mostly serve Clarksville, Tennessee.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Poison control workers say that as the e-cigarette industry has boomed, the number of children exposed to the liquid nicotine that gives hand-held vaporizing gadgets their kick also has spiked.