Middlesboro Daily News- RSS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/ http://middlesborodailynews.com/ Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:49:11 EST 1800 Local Halloween activities planned http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/150373440/Local-Halloween-activities-planned Trick or Treat times for Middlesboro and Pineville are from 5:30-7:30 p.m. today. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:47:02 EST Jackets rout Lynn Camp 46-7 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150372669/Jackets-rout-Lynn-Camp-46-7 Jake Brock found the end zone four times Thursday night to lead the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets to a 46-7 win at Lynn Camp.Brock ran for two touchdowns and also returned both an interception and a punt for scores in the rout. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:46:02 EST Big plays carry Bobcats to 35-14 win at HCHS http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150372671/Big-plays-carry-Bobcats-to-35-14-win-at-HCHS BAXTER — The Bell County-Harlan County rivalry is alive and well. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:32:02 EST Today in History http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/150361572/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Friday, Oct. 31, the 304th day of 2014. There are 61 days left in the year. This is Halloween.Today's Highlight in History: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:07:07 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150358873/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). Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:03 EST Drug roundup nets 19 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150360997/Drug-roundup-nets-19 Kentucky State Police, Post 10 Harlan and the Cumberland River Drug Task Force conducted their second drug roundup in as many weeks in Bell County on Thursday. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:39:05 EST Grand jury indicts 2 for burglary http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150361009/Grand-jury-indicts-2-for-burglary The Bell County Grand Jury indicted two individuals recently who allegedly broke into a barn. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:35:16 EST Lions seeking upset http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150368206/Lions-seeking-upset The Pineville Mountain Lions close our the regular season with what just might be their toughest assignment of the year: a trip to Williamsburg on Friday night. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:17:05 EST Clark celebrating 91st birthday http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/birthdays-local_features-news/150359209/Clark-celebrating-91st-birthday Rudolph (Rudy) B. Clark, the “Harrogate Walker,” will turn 91 today. Many in the area remember seeing him walking in Harrogate, Tenn. every day, weather permitting. He was the longtime librarian at LMU and a very successful insurance agent... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:16:03 EST LMU women 7th region http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150363884/LMU-women-7th-region INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The Lady Railsplitters (9-3-2) were tabbed at No.7 in the initial NCAA Division II Southeast Region rankings, which were released by region officials Wednesday. The top six squads in the final regular-season region rankings... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:38:03 EST Bumgarner, Giants beat KC 3-2 to win World Series http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150363770/Bumgarner-Giants-beat-KC-3-2-to-win-World-Series KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A giant, indeed. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:37:05 EST Randle has surgery, likely out for year http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150364027/Randle-has-surgery-likely-out-for-year LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Lakers rookie forward Julius Randle is expected to miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on his broken right leg. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:37:03 EST Scary: Freezing rain, snow in forecast http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150358582/Scary:-Freezing-rain-snow-in-forecast Eastern Kentuckians will wake up to a scary thought on Friday, Halloween morning – before the day and fright night is done, there may be snow on the ground. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:31:06 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150359391/News-in-Brief 11 men sentenced in international child porn ring Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:55:07 EST Helping to ensure students are ready http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/150361244/Helping-to-ensure-students-are-ready A state report earlier this year measuring kindergarten readiness of youngsters sent up a red flag around Kentucky. It said about half of the children were considered not ready to start school based on testing. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:53:03 EST Some thoughts on governing http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/150361658/Some-thoughts-on-governing I have been working in or around government for over 50 years, and if you asked me to boil down what I've learned to one sentence, it is this: Governing is much harder work than most people imagine. This doesn't excuse its lapses or... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:51:06 EST Election Fraud Hotline open during election http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150351226/Election-Fraud-Hotline-open-during-election As voters prepare to head to the polls Tuesday, Attorney General Jack Conway reminds Kentuckians that they can help his office combat vote fraud by utilizing his Election Fraud Hotline. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:41:06 EST The urban shift in America http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/150361734/The-urban-shift-in-America Most of America's political structure was adopted when America was a rural society. Now, 80 percent of us live in urban areas. In both the 2008 and 2012 presidential elections, the states carried by the winner have an average of 291 people per... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:34:07 EST Today in History http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/150345880/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Thursday, Oct. 30, the 303rd day of 2014. There are 62 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:03:05 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150349366/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, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:06 EST