Middlesboro Daily News- RSS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/ http://middlesborodailynews.com/ Mon, 22 Sep 2014 02:45:11 EST 1800 Coming alongside http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-religion/50697785/Coming-alongside In World War II, many of our ships were severely damaged by enemy action. Often, another ship would “come alongside” the damaged ship to help with repairs. The ships would share electrical power, water hoses for fighting fires, pumps for... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 06:23:07 EST Pet of the Week http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50686804/Pet-of-the-Week Meet Kent from the Bell County Animal Shelter, a 3-month-old Dachshund mix. Kent is a very sweet, calm boy and loves attention and climbing up into your arms. The adoption cost is $70 which includes a veterinarian exam, a mild deworming, a Parvo... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 06:01:06 EST Pressure to change, power to remain http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-religion/50697777/Pressure-to-change-power-to-remain (Daniel 1:4-9) Along the timberline in the Rocky Mountains grows an evergreen called the Bristlecone Pine. These gnarled trees can live for hundreds of years. Over the years many have been bent by the pressure brought to bear by relentless... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 04:20:08 EST The Islamic State and Psalm 83 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50697805/The-Islamic-State-and-Psalm-83 Have you ever had that feeling that something was about to happen? You don't know what it is, but something is going on. The world is teetering, it is on the edge, everyone knows it, everyone can sense that feeling that something is about to... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:25:11 EST Jackets roll to 48-10 win over Harlan http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50705967/Jackets-roll-to-48-10-win-over-Harlan A strong Middlesboro rushing attack was too much for Harlan as the visiting Dragons lost to the Yellow Jackets 48-10 on Friday. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 14:54:03 EST Red-tailed hawk is a pleasing dose of wildness http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50687933/Red-tailed-hawk-is-a-pleasing-dose-of-wildness While several hawk species spend time in East Tennessee, the red tailed hawk stays around all year and is the most common one seen. They prefer to hang out in open fields near woodland edges. Seeing a red tail gliding across the sky and hearing their... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 14:51:03 EST Scottish singer featured in concert http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/50687660/Scottish-singer-featured-in-concert Scottish singer Barbara Dickson, visiting the United States to play for the first time in concert, will be featured Sept. 26 in Big Stone Gap, Va. presented by the Pro-Art Association and the Big Stone Gap Celtic Festival. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 13:38:04 EST Coal Country Crusade a success http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-religion/50670670/Coal-Country-Crusade-a-success When you mention Log Mountain the thought that comes to mind is Bell County Bobcat football. This named location is synonymous with football because of the success of the high school program there. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:53:12 EST Make a Difference Day http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50684358/Make-a-Difference-Day Oct. 25 is Make a Difference Day. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:09:07 EST Bobcats answer the bell http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50708162/Bobcats-answer-the-bell On a night when tensions ran high on Log Mountain the Bobcats took control of their game against Knox Central with a pair of long touchdown drives in the second half and held on for a 15-6 win over the Panthers. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:59:07 EST Lions take care of Lynn Camp, 57-6 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50708194/Lions-take-care-of-Lynn-Camp-57-6 Striking quickly and striking often the Pineville Mountain Lions celebrated their Hall of Fame weekend with a 57-6 romp over Lynn Camp Friday night. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:37:06 EST Today in History http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50684205/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Saturday, September 20, the 263rd day of 2014. There are 102 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:02:05 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/50697296/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). Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:00:09 EST Friday’s prep football scores http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50707666/Fridays-prep-football-scores The Associated PressFootballAdair Co. 42, Monroe Co. 14Anderson Co. 36, Mercer Co. 0Beechwood 42, Franklin Co. 13Bell Co. 15, Knox Central 6Bellevue 50, Carroll Co. 14 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:39:14 EST All’s ‘well’ at schools http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50685201/Alls-well-at-schools The Bell County Board of Education is installing a new heating and cooling system at Bell Central and Bell High School as one of their many school projects taking place. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:56:03 EST Laws indicted on charges of making meth http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50676415/Laws-indicted-on-charges-of-making-meth A Middlesboro woman was indicted by the Bell County Grand Jury recently after being accused of possessing tools to make meth and endangering children. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:47:06 EST Panel approves attendance clerk http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50692786/Panel-approves-attendance-clerk The Bell County School District will have an attendance clerk again this year. The board of education approved the position, which will also include the role of home bound teacher, during a recent school board meeting. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:37:06 EST Annual heritage walk set at Cumberland Gap park http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/50689137/Annual-heritage-walk-set-at-Cumberland-Gap-park Where can you meet intrepid pioneer Rebecca Boone, the murderous Harpe brothers and famed conservationist Gifford Pinchot, and still stay right in beautiful Cumberland Gap?During the annual heritage walk of course. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:38:06 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50699701/News-in-Brief Candidate advocates white supremacist views Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:23:11 EST Ellis, Collins to wed http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/engagements/50697736/Ellis-Collins-to-wed Joseph and Tammie Ellis, of Cawood, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Haley Brianna, to Shane Collins, son of Herbie and Patty Collins, of Pineville. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Linda Brewer, of Cawood,... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:17:05 EST