Middlesboro Daily News- RSS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/ http://middlesborodailynews.com/ Tue, 16 Sep 2014 05:41:31 EST 1800 Today in History http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50635429/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Tuesday, September 16, the 259th day of 2014. There are 106 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:01:21 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/50634435/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, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:06 EST Panel approves $2,500 for relief application http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50640122/Panel-approves-$2500-for-relief-application During a recent Bell County Fiscal Court meeting, the panel approved the payment of $2,500 to the Kentucky State Treasurer for Brownfield Liability Relief eligibility. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:34:11 EST Middlesboro welcomes Rock-It Unlimited http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50643498/Middlesboro-welcomes-Rock-It-Unlimited Photo submitted Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:34:09 EST Patrick indicted for sodomy, rape http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50636855/Patrick-indicted-for-sodomy-rape A Pathfork man has been indicted by the Bell County Grand Jury on rape and sodomy charges.Brady J. Patrick, 27, was indicted for first-degree sodomy, first-degree rape, incest and first-degree sexual abuse. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:33:05 EST Airport receives FAA grant http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50636752/Airport-receives-FAA-grant U.S. Congressman Hal Rogers announced on Friday that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded funds for improvements at the Middlesboro-Bell County Airport. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:17:05 EST State confronted with ‘real and present danger’ http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50643699/State-confronted-with-real-and-present-danger Calling the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed new clean-air regulations “illegal” and a “real and present danger,” the attorneys general of Kentucky and West Virginia have locked arms with several of their... Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:09:09 EST Both parties in Congress play it safe http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50643879/Both-parties-in-Congress-play-it-safe Seven weeks before the elections, Republicans and Democrats are both playing it safe, willing to make short-term sacrifices of long-held positions in hopes of maximizing their chances for victory at the polls. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:06:04 EST Senate challenger eyeing 2015 governor’s race http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50639684/Senate-challenger-eyeing-2015-governors-race FRANKFORT (AP) — A bruising primary challenge to Sen. Mitch McConnell left Matt Bevin with two things: A loss at the ballot box and $5 million worth of name recognition. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:55:09 EST Fla.’s ‘Gray Belt’ a glimpse at nation’s future http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50639620/Fla.s-Gray-Belt-a-glimpse-at-nations-future INVERNESS, Fla. (AP) — A billboard at the county line advertises home health care services. Local churches try to create a feeling of belonging for elderly members who may be disconnected from family up north. Lawyers and accountants make house... Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:52:12 EST Gamers use police hoax to lash out at opponents http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50640702/Gamers-use-police-hoax-to-lash-out-at-opponents DENVER (AP) — The calls to 911 raised an instant alarm: One caller said he shot his co-workers at a Colorado video game company and had hostages. Another in Florida said her father was drunk, wielding a machine gun and threatening their... Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:35:07 EST Beshear signs bills supporting law enforcement http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50642061/Beshear-signs-bills-supporting-law-enforcement WINCHESTER – Governor Steve Beshear today ceremonially signed four bills that support law enforcement in the Commonwealth. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:31:10 EST A weak Obama has put the US, others in danger http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50602454/A-weak-Obama-has-put-the-US-others-in-danger When a leader projects weakness, an enemy will prey upon that weakness.Weakness is what we have seen in President Barack Obama. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:18:04 EST Fall landscape care http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50634622/Fall-landscape-care So often we hear that fall or winter is a particularly good time to do certain things in the landscape. This is usually due to the fact that plants have entered into winter dormancy. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:07:06 EST ‘Time for Tea and Thee’ book club to resume http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/50635370/Time-for-Tea-and-Thee-book-club-to-resume The popular monthly reading club, “Time for Tea and Thee,” will resume at 10:30 a.m. on Oct. 14 at the Middlesborough-Bell County Public Library. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:05:06 EST MARH Community Appreciation, Fall Family Health Fair is Saturday http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/50634611/MARH-Community-Appreciation-Fall-Family-Health-Fair-is-Saturday Middlesboro ARH Hospital invites the community to its second annual Community Appreciation and Fall Family Health Fair on Saturday, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:05:04 EST Are you really ready to go? http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50617258/Are-you-really-ready-to-go (Daniel 1:1-8) It's the time of year when moms and dads, friends, churches and neighborhoods say goodbye to those 21st Century explorer-adventurers called college freshman. They have packed up all they hope to need, filled their backseats and... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 04:52:07 EST Who is the Holy Spirit? http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50617354/Who-is-the-Holy-Spirit I think it's vital for every Christian to be able to see God's presence in our lives through His Holy Spirit. Growing up, I don't think I ever heard much about the Holy Spirit and how He is able to work within us. It was a neglected... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 03:02:07 EST A living sacrifice http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50559161/A-living-sacrifice As promised last week, this week's column is about being a living sacrifice. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 02:43:12 EST MACED partners with DDM http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50610385/MACED-partners-with-DDM BEREA — The Mountain Association for Community Economic Development (MACED) announced on Friday its partnership with Discover Downtown Middlesboro (DDM) and America Saves! to offer Energy Savings Loans to downtown business and building... Sat, 13 Sep 2014 16:54:06 EST