By the Associated PressToday is Thursday, May 14, the 134th day of 2015. There are 231 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:
Ky. headed for budget surplus, but road deficit likelyFRANKFORT (AP) — Kentucky officials collected more than $1 billion in state taxes and fees in April for the first time in state history.
Daryl Lowe with Lighthouse Ministries was present at the special-called Pineville City Council meeting on Tuesday to address concerns regarding the Safe Haven homeless shelter.
Music will be heard throughout the mountains this weekend in Cumberland Gap National Historical Park at the Cumberland Gap Dulcimer Gathering. This will be the ninth year for the event which draws musicians and music lovers.
Come and Celebrate Freedom with the members of the 149th Mountain Warriors Army National Guard.
BIG STONE GAP, Va. — Frontier Health's Post Adoption Services is offering “Strengthening Adoptive Families,” from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 21 at the Goodloe Center at Mountain Empire Community College. The training is for anyone...
Discover Downtown Middlesboro will hold a community build for the new Levitt AMP Middlesboro Music Series Pop-up Park on May 16
The Children's Reading Foundation of Appalachia will offer READY! for Kindergarten sessions during Super Saturdays at the Middlesboro Mall.
FRANKFORT — Attorney General Jack Conway has filed a lawsuit in federal court against Marathon Petroleum. The suit, filed in U.S. District Court in the Western District of Kentucky, alleges that Marathon engages in anti-competitive practices...
Kentucky State Police Post 10, Harlan conducted a drug roundup Wednesday morning in Bell County. The agency, who worked in conjunction with the Cumberland River Task Force and the Middlesboro Police Department, targeted 26 individuals in the Bell...
Longtime Middlesboro politician and U.S. Air Force veteran James R. Pursifull died on Monday. He began working for the city of Middlesboro in 1960. He would end up serving in various positions with the city.
The Bell County Fiscal Court approved an emergency budget amendment during their regular meeting on Tuesday. The amendment applies to the Bell County Detention Center and the judicial center.
The town of Pineville is busy getting ready for the coming Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival.
The annual tourism report was released last week by the Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet which shows a 4.6 percent increase in tourism for Bell County. Overall, the state had a 4.4 percent increase.
Voters get close look at GOP candidates in televised debate
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By the Associated PressToday is Tuesday, May 12, the 132nd day of 2015. There are 233 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:
The Kentucky State Police has strived to achieve a legacy of service, bravery and sacrifice. With today's unveiling of a powerful new symbol, this history will be permanently honored. At nearly 10-feet tall, a masterfully crafted bronze statue,...
Middlesboro Police arrested six people over the weekend during a meth bust at a residence on Willow Street. The incident took place on Saturday with officers Barry Cowan and Jeremiah Johnson making the arrests.
The first annual A2Z Performance and Automotive Group Car Show was held in Middlesboro at the Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College on Saturday.
“Scholarship meets the graphic novel.” That is how the Kentucky Historical Society describes their current mobile museum and learning lab housed in a 45-foot tractor-trailer. The exhibit is called “Torn Within and Threatened Without:...
HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) President B. James Dawson conferred the degrees of 496 students on May 8. Family and friends of over 400 students participated in the commencement ceremony held in the Tex Turner...
A bright, shiny new bus will be transporting students to Middlesboro Independent Schools beginning this week due to diligent work from Superintendent Steve Martin, special education teacher Virginia Martin and donors in the city.
HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) will partner with Remote Area Medical (RAM) for its sixth clinic June 6 and 7. The community outreach project will provide free medical, dental and vision and services to the underserved,...