East Cumberland Avenue Baptist Church welcomes new pastor

East Cumberland Avenue Baptist Church welcomes new pastor

MIDDLESBORO — East Cumberland Avenue Baptist Church welcomes new pastor Rev. Tyler DeBusk and his wife Haley Henard DeBusk.A lifelong resident o...

April 30th, 2017 |  


Listen to the mockingbird…all night

Listen to the mockingbird…all night

Two incidents happened to me recently that both involved a mockingbird, so I took it as a sign that I should to write about them. Recently I was in be...

April 30th, 2017 updated: April 30th, 2017. |  


Today in History

Today is Saturday, April 29, the 119th day of 2017. There are 246 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On April 29, 1992, a jury i...

April 29th, 2017 |  


Adams named new president for SKCTC

Adams named new president for SKCTC

VERSAILLES — Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) President Jay K. Box announced Friday the appointment of Dr. Vic Adams as p...

April 29th, 2017 |  


History, her story

History, her story

When many people think of Native Americans, their mind takes them to a middle school history class and a textbook filled with pages of primitive sketc...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Kentucky set to surpass its record for business investments

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky is on the verge of surpassing its record for business investments, fueled by three separate billion-dollar announ...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Kudzu summer

Kudzu summer

The unstoppable vine that has taken over the South, known as Kudzu, is soon to start reclaiming its hold yet again as summer is arriving. As beautiful...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Coal-state lawmakers push to extend retired miners’ benefits

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers from coal-mining states are pushing to extend health benefits for more than 22,000 retired miners and widows whose m...

April 28th, 2017 |  


5 important reasons to vaccinate your child

5 important reasons to vaccinate your child

You want to do what is best for your children. There have been many debates back and forth in popular culture: Are vaccines really safe?The answer is ...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Middlesboro Coca-Cola Bottling Works, Inc. has announced that it has signed a non-binding letter of intent with The Coca-Cola Company to expand the bo...

April 28th, 2017 |