Bill to create transgender school bathrooms passes committee
NASHVILLE — One of the primary causes of residential fire deaths and injuries for children under 10 is playing with a heat source, which includes lighters and matches. It's a nationwide problem that the Tennessee State Fire Marshal's...
Dan Mosley took a moment to reflect during a press conference Monday at the Harlan County Courthouse on the whirlwind of activities since winter arrived with a vengeance over a week ago.
Another winter storm struck the area over the past week, dropping additional snow and ice on already snowy roads. Areas that had been cleared were re-covered again. Middlesboro was one of the hardest hit areas in Bell County.
As of 2 p.m. Monday, two weather-related fatalities had occurred in Claiborne County and one was reported in Campbell County.Roger Hager, director of Claiborne County E-911, confirmed that both local fatalities occurred Feb. 22.
Grouse are making a comeback in the Bell County area due to research and development by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources (KDFWR).
Middlesboro ARH Hospital invites ladies in the community to its women's health series titled Lunch & Learn. Lunch & Learn offers insight and tips on a variety of women's health issues.
Most of Ky. to get bitter cold temps this week, some snowLOUISVILLE (AP) — Weather forecasters say parts of Kentucky could get some light snow, with little accumulation.
The agency created five decades ago to fight poverty in Appalachia has helped county economies grow with nearly $4 billion in spending, but the region still lags in key measures of educational, economic and physical well-being, according to a new...
WASHINGTON (AP) — America's biggest tobacco companies say they are ready and willing to pass along factual public health information about cigarettes.
My son was in the army for three years. He was an infantryman in the 3rd Cavalry Regiment at Fort Hood, Texas. It was a stressful time for my wife and I as parents because we were worried he would be deployed to a combat zone. We prayed for Him every...
(Jonah 3:1-3) “Then the word of the Lord came to Jonah a second time: 'Get up! Go to the great city of Nineveh and preach the message that I tell you.' So Jonah got up and went to Nineveh according to the Lord's...
The war drums are beating again through Eastern Europe. The drums are beating so much so, the European Union Times posted a report on February 4th that claims Russia will simultaneously attack Norway and Saudi Arabia sometime in early March (that...
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.