Middlesboro Daily News- RSS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/ http://middlesborodailynews.com/ Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:01:28 EST 1800 A retired coal miner’s story http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50459731/A-retired-coal-miners-story As I walked into This 'N That at Benham earlier this month, I saw a few people seated at a table at the back of the store, drinking their morning coffee and enjoying the day's conversation. Within no time at all, I had asked them three or... Sat, 30 Aug 2014 07:54:06 EST Today in History http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50447361/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Saturday, August 30, the 242nd day of 2014. There are 123 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:46:10 EST Friday’s football scores http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50470194/Fridays-football-scores TENNESSEECumberland Gap 18, North Greene 14KENTUCKYPineville 28, South Floyd 0Adair Co. 74, Caverna 28Anderson Co. 42, George Rogers Clark 6 Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:01:12 EST Raven Rock 5K Trail Run, Hike Challenge scheduled http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/50460206/Raven-Rock-5K-Trail-Run-Hike-Challenge-scheduled Raynemaker Events will present the first annual Raven Rock 5K Trail Run/Hike Challenge and Kids Fun Race on Sept. 6 at Kingdom Come State Park in Cumberland. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:16:13 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/50460548/Community-Calendar To place an announcement 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). Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:16:08 EST Collett indicted on fraud charge http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50461250/Collett-indicted-on-fraud-charge The Bell County Grand Jury has indicted a Pineville woman who allegedly lied to receive over $26,000 in benefits. Valerie J. Collett, 47, was indicted for false statement or misrepresentation to receive benefits over $100, a Class D... Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:13:08 EST Ice Bucket Challenge a great idea http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50447728/Ice-Bucket-Challenge-a-great-idea Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gerhig's disease, is a horrible illness. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:13:12 EST Porter enters guilty plea http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50454556/Porter-enters-guilty-plea A Detroit, Mich. man entered guilty pleas on two separate indictments in Bell Circuit Court on Thursday. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:52:05 EST A Mission of Hope http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50453637/A-Mission-of-Hope Ray Welch | Daily News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:48:07 EST Fatal shooting of child spurs call to end violence http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50462186/Fatal-shooting-of-child-spurs-call-to-end-violence LOUISVILLE (AP) — The fatal shooting of a 1-year-old girl has spurred family members and community activists to call for an end to violence in the area. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:36:06 EST Count your blessings any day http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50459887/Count-your-blessings-any-day The average American is happy to have a paying job with the opportunity to make a little more money. Most Americans would like to work a few extra hours when they could. However, many Americans dream of retiring to fish, golf, garden or relax. Others... Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:32:07 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50453565/News-in-Brief Man cited for mining coal without a permitFRANKFORT (AP) — Kentucky officials have cited an eastern Kentucky man for illegally mining coal in Letcher County. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:15:11 EST Does your job pay enough? http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50461172/Does-your-job-pay-enough As Americans get ready to celebrate Labor Day, one question many workers may be asking themselves is are they getting paid enough for their labors? Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:11:13 EST Today in History http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50447252/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Friday, August 29, the 241st day of 2014. There are 124 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:36:11 EST Claiborne downs Lady Jackets 5-2 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50457698/Claiborne-downs-Lady-Jackets-5-2 TAZEWELL, Tenn. — Claiborne senior forward Ashley Woodward scored four goals and assisted on another to lead the Lady Bulldogs to a 5-2 win over Middlesboro in a very physical soccer match on Thursday. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:50:11 EST Panthers look to bounce back http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50457476/Panthers-look-to-bounce-back HARROGATE, Tenn. —The Cumberland Gap Panthers will try to bounce back from a tough loss to Campbell County in last week's opener as they travel to North Greene on Friday night. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:50:09 EST Johnson, Maggitt lead Vols’ defense http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50450786/Johnson-Maggitt-lead-Vols-defense KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Since they cracked Tennessee's starting lineup as freshmen three years ago, A.J. Johnson and Curt Maggitt have been among the most recognizable faces of Tennessee's defense. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:50:07 EST Reds swipe 6 bases, steal win from Cubs http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50457462/Reds-swipe-6-bases-steal-win-from-Cubs CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds came up with a game plan to steal a game from Jake Arrieta, and they ran with it. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:50:04 EST Settlement marks local, national park history http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50437961/Settlement-marks-local-national-park-history The National Park Service encompasses parks that range from coral lined coasts of the Florida Keys to giant redwood forests in California, but the mountainous terrain and spectacular views throughout our own Cumberland Gap National Park tell a... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:00:07 EST Adkins arrested on drug charge http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50449137/Adkins-arrested-on-drug-charge A Middlesboro man was arrested Wednesday on a drug charge while police were investigating a dispute. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:50:08 EST