Middlesboro Daily News- RSS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/ http://middlesborodailynews.com/ Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:07:50 EST 1800 Today in History http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/150224024/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Thursday, Oct. 23, the 296th day of 2014. There are 69 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:17:08 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150240507/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). Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:12 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150259174/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). Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:07 EST Bobcats welcome McCreary http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150272899/Bobcats-welcome-McCreary The Bell County Bobcats wrap up their district schedule on Friday when they host McCreary Central for senior night. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:33:07 EST Jackets host Somerset http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150271416/Jackets-host-Somerset Middlesboro hosts Somerset for senior night on Friday. It's a match-up of two teams with disappointing records that could both be dangerous come playoff time and will determine the number three seed from Class 2A District 7. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:33:05 EST Lady Cats finish 2nd in district http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150259639/Lady-Cats-finish-2nd-in-district HARLAN — For the second straight night at the 52nd District Tournament a team came back from losing the first two games to pull out a 3-2 victory. Tuesday, the Bell County Lady Cats were on the wrong end of the comeback as Harlan County pulled... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:09:06 EST Lady Railsplitters outlast Mars Hill http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150271268/Lady-Railsplitters-outlast-Mars-Hill MARS HILL, N.C. — The Lady Railsplitters (14-9, 10-5 SAC) outlasted the Mars Hill Lions (7-15, 6-9 SAC) in five sets in South Atlantic Conference action Tuesday night in Mars Hill, N.C. Lincoln Memorial captured its fourth straight win with set... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:15:08 EST Kentucky, Florida picked 1-2 in SEC http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150271204/Kentucky-Florida-picked-1-2-in-SEC CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Vanderbilt coach Kevin Stallings believes the Southeastern Conference can play with any of the so-called best basketball leagues in the country. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:09:08 EST Survivor encourages regular exams http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150245149/Survivor-encourages-regular-exams Third in a seriesPineville native Claudia Jarvis went to the doctor for a routine mammogram in the summer of 2006. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:31:10 EST KSP conducts drug roundup http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150263647/KSP-conducts-drug-roundup A drug roundup in Bell County where 26 people were being sought on Wednesday resulted in the arrest of 18. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:18:10 EST Yard sales explained http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150262849/Yard-sales-explained The Middlesboro City Council held the first reading of a yard sale ordinance during their regular meeting on Tuesday. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:37:06 EST PCH donates to LMU’s Caylor School of Nursing http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150181912/PCH-donates-to-LMUs-Caylor-School-of-Nursing Photo submitted Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:34:09 EST Heed message of ‘Save for Retirement Week’ http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/150259198/Heed-message-of-Save-for-Retirement-Week You won't see it on the calendar, and it doesn't inspire any greeting cards, but National Save for Retirement Week is here again. The goal of this week is self-explanatory, but what does it mean to you? Are you vulnerable to the... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:32:04 EST New anthology investigates human relationships with water http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/150182098/New-anthology-investigates-human-relationships-with-water MotesBooks has released the fourth volume in the Motif anthology series. The volume is titled, Seeking Its Own Level: An Anthology of Writings about Water. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:31:03 EST LMU lecture to feature Dr. Vernon Burton http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150259247/LMU-lecture-to-feature-Dr.-Vernon-Burton Lincoln Memorial University's (LMU) annual R. Gerald McMurtry Lecture presented by the Abraham Lincoln Institute for the Study of Leadership and Public Policy and the LMU-Duncan School of Law will feature Clemson University's Dr. Vernon... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:30:05 EST Survey: Harassment a common part of online life http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150261637/Survey:-Harassment-a-common-part-of-online-life NEW YORK (AP) — A new study confirms what many Internet users know all too well: Harassment is a common part of online life. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:25:12 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150223961/News-in-Brief Man charged with assault when online romance sours Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:23:07 EST Bank robbery suspects in custody http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150267278/Bank-robbery-suspects-in-custody Two men are in custody following a Tuesday evening armed robbery at the King State Employees Credit Union. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:44:50 EST No trick: Across US, Halloween bumped for football http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150261502/No-trick:-Across-US-Halloween-bumped-for-football CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — When Halloween falls on a Friday in communities where high school football is king, it's time to reschedule the holiday. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:20:24 EST Students find learning at ‘The Holler’ http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150265196/Students-find-learning-at-The-Holler PIKEVILLE — What happens when you take a free online delivery system and create coursework designed for a specific culture and region? What if you apply that philosophy using technology to change education and access to learning in Central... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:04:21 EST