Middlesboro Daily News- RSS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/ http://middlesborodailynews.com/ Wed, 27 May 2015 04:17:48 EST 1800 Today in History http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/153711750/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Wednesday, May 27, the 147th day of 2015. There are 218 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Wed, 27 May 2015 00:20:37 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/153711457/Community-Calendar To place an event in the Community Calendar, email: bmoore@civitasmedia.com; 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). Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:32 EST Bell County Homemaker donate quilt http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/153688808/Bell-County-Homemaker-donate-quilt Courtesy photo Tue, 26 May 2015 23:45:31 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153711850/News-in-Brief Ky. GOP website hackedFRANKFORT (AP) — The Kentucky Republican Party's website has been hacked by a group called Slim El & AnonCoders Team. Tue, 26 May 2015 23:40:32 EST The anti-surveillance rush http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/153711728/The-anti-surveillance-rush The Senate is supposed to be the cooling saucer for political passions, but surveillance opponents want it to be a slip 'n slide instead: They want the Senate to accept wholesale revisions to counterterrorism programs with little if any debate... Tue, 26 May 2015 23:15:37 EST JFWA graduates class of 2015 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/153711648/JFWA-graduates-class-of-2015 HARROGATE, Tenn. — The J. Frank White Academy (JFWA) held commencement ceremonies for the Class of 2015 on May 16 in the Sam and Sue Performing Arts Center of the Duke Hall of Citizenship on the campus of Lincoln Memorial University... Tue, 26 May 2015 23:05:31 EST LMU-DCOM honors class of 2015 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/153711578/LMU-DCOM-honors-class-of-2015 HARROGATE, Tenn. — The faculty and administration of Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) handed out several awards to members of the graduating class at its awards day ceremony on May 8. The ceremony was... Tue, 26 May 2015 23:00:31 EST Student contract heard http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153713756/Student-contract-heard At the last regular meeting the Bell County School board agreed unanimously to adopt a new student exchange contract with Pineville Independent. This is the first of two votes before the contract is passed. Tue, 26 May 2015 19:15:31 EST Honoring the fallen http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153724348/Honoring-the-fallen Ray Welch|Daily NewsAn American Flag was draped over 20th Street in Middlesboro on Tuesday in honor of Memorial Day. The flag was suspended using a ladder from a fire truck. Tue, 26 May 2015 19:00:43 EST American Pharoah aims at Triple Crown http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153724856/American-Pharoah-aims-at-Triple-Crown LOUISVILLE (AP) — Trainer Bob Baffert was pleased with Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner American Pharoah's workout on Tuesday as he prepares for the Belmont Stakes and his attempt to become horse racing's first Triple Crown winner... Tue, 26 May 2015 19:00:41 EST Obama requests program renewal http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153727767/Obama-requests-program-renewal WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama called on the Senate Tuesday to extend key Patriot Act provisions before they expire five days from now, including the government's ability to search Americans' phone... Tue, 26 May 2015 19:00:39 EST Arjay man indicted http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153733379/Arjay-man-indicted An Arjay man accused of stalking was recently indicted by a Bell County Grand Jury. Tue, 26 May 2015 19:00:36 EST Women’s soccer welcomes 4 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/153730961/Womens-soccer-welcomes-4 HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University head women's soccer coach Helio D'Anna has announced the last four members of the 2015 recruiting class, highlighting the addition of Brooke Taylor, Caroline Souza, Lexie Kavoian and... Tue, 26 May 2015 18:50:31 EST Collett selected as a 2015 Ky. Governor’s Scholar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/153584672/Collett-selected-as-a-2015-Ky.-Governors-Scholar Bell County High School student Hunter Collett has been selected as a 2015 Kentucky Governor's Scholar. Tue, 26 May 2015 13:25:39 EST Weight loss report: Part II http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/153688073/Weight-loss-report:-Part-II “Gonna do my very best and it ain't no lie/If you put me to the test, if you let me try” — AbbaWhen I reached 377 pounds, I had to make a radical life change or die. I decided not to die. Tue, 26 May 2015 13:15:35 EST Couple to wed http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/engagements-local_features/153693831/Couple-to-wed Ashley Gulley and Greg Treece announce their forthcoming marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of the late Danny and Michele Gulley. She is the granddaughter of Yvonne Roop. The prospective groom is the son of Walter and Kimberly Allen and John... Tue, 26 May 2015 07:30:31 EST Today in History http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/153688347/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Tuesday, May 26, the 146th day of 2015. There are 219 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Tue, 26 May 2015 00:00:37 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/153688697/Community-Calendar To place an event in the Community Calendar, email: bmoore@civitasmedia.com; 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). Tue, 26 May 2015 00:00:31 EST LMU-DCOM holds annual donor memorial service http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/153688821/LMU-DCOM-holds-annual-donor-memorial-service HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) held its annual Donor Memorial Service on May 13 at the Hamilton Math and Science Building on the LMU main campus in Harrogate, Tenn. Mon, 25 May 2015 23:45:32 EST Lady Jackets move on http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/obits/153707730/Lady-Jackets-move-on Middlesboro (25-7) opened strong in the 13th Regional Tournament with an 11-0 victory over Lynn Camp (11-22) on Monday. The Lady Jackets will play the winner of the Clay County (24-5) and South Laurel (26-10) game. Mon, 25 May 2015 21:25:35 EST