Middlesboro Daily News- RSS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/ http://middlesborodailynews.com/ Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:33:25 EST 1800 Lady Cats breeze by LCHS http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150676520/Lady-Cats-breeze-by-LCHS LYNN CAMP — University of Kentucky signee Maci Morris scored 17 points to lead the Bell County Lady Cats to a 57-33 win over Lynn Camp in a Southeastern Kentucky Conference Panorama on Monday. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:47:03 EST Woman charged on drug possession http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150669528/Woman-charged-on-drug-possession A DUI arrest on Friday led to felony charges after a woman allegedly left drugs in the back of a police cruiser. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:11:02 EST Santa comes to town http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150641639/Santa-comes-to-town Kelsey Gerhardt | Daily NewsSanta and Mrs. Claus arrived at the Middlesboro Mall Saturday. They were escorted by a Middlesboro City fire engine.Kelsey Gerhardt | Daily News Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:05:03 EST Winter tourism fills calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150670981/Winter-tourism-fills-calendar Winter and holiday events filled the agenda at the Bell County Tourism Commission meeting Tuesday. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:04:02 EST Coal still faces uphill battle: Rogers http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150636350/Coal-still-faces-uphill-battle:-Rogers Hal Rogers has asked the voters of the 5th Congressional District of Kentucky to elect him to be their representative 18 times now, and each time they have responded in the affirmative, almost always overwhelmingly. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:02:03 EST Bobcats get past Lynn Camp http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150675900/Bobcats-get-past-Lynn-Camp LYNN CAMP — With only one starter on the court from last season's 52nd District championship team, the Bell County Bobcats still had enough to outscore Lynn Camp 57-44 in an Southeastern Kentucky Conference Panorama on... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:56:03 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150656390/News-in-Brief Lottery chooses company to negotiate online games Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:56:15 EST The Black Friday blues http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/150666207/The-Black-Friday-blues Shoppers will be lining up at the crack of dawn on “Black Friday” for spectacular deals. What they don't know is that the best bargains have already been taken – not by other shoppers, but by some of America's largest... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:52:04 EST Know foods’ ingredients, but don’t panic http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/150657051/Know-foods-ingredients-but-dont-panic If your breakfast this morning came out of a box, odds are that “natural and artificial flavors” were part of the experience. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:51:06 EST Today in History http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/150646816/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Tuesday, Nov. 25, the 329th day of 2014. There are 36 days left in the year.Today's Highlights in History: Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:50:08 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150651278/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, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:04 EST Nickel tax explained http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150649166/Nickel-tax-explained The recallable nickel tax has been a topic of discussion in the community as of late. Finance Director Steve Silcox attempted to clear up some confusion regarding the tax at a recent school board meeting. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:47:02 EST All-Star cheerleaders http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150647888/All-Star-cheerleaders Photo submitted Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:57:10 EST Panthers pull away http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150651597/Panthers-pull-away HARROGATE, Tenn. — After seeing a ten point lead trimmed to just two after three quarters, the Cumberland Gap Panthers opened the fourth with a 9-2 run and pulled away for a 58-43 win over Hancock County on Friday. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:51:06 EST Sheriff receives clean audit http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150647521/Sheriff-receives-clean-audit State Auditor Adam Edelen recently released the audit for the 2013 financial statement for Bell County Sheriff Bruce Bennett. The auditor noted no instances of noncompliance. He also noted no matters involving internal control over financial reporting... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:29:03 EST Lady Panthers down Hancock Co. http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/150650334/Lady-Panthers-down-Hancock-Co. HARROGATE, Tenn. — Coming off a five-win season, the Cumberland Gap Lady Panthers appear to be a much-improved team over their first two games. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:05:09 EST City built in a crater http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150641369/City-built-in-a-crater Middlebsoro High School students were asked last Friday to think not only outside of the classroom, but outside of this world when Dr. Stephen Greb, University of Kentucky geology professor, spoke to them about the Middlesboro meteorite. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:01:05 EST Yuletide favorites featured in upcoming concert http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/150608934/Yuletide-favorites-featured-in-upcoming-concert Join Symphony of the Mountains, Powell Valley Middle School Choir and the University of Virginia's College at Wise Choir to ring in the holiday season with the joyous sounds of new and old yuletide favorites. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:57:04 EST 4-H club donates to animal shelter http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150650861/4-H-club-donates-to-animal-shelter Photos submitted Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:55:05 EST LMU Music Department announces holiday concerts http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150650675/LMU-Music-Department-announces-holiday-concerts The Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) Music Department will present a pair of concerts highlighting its performing ensembles in the coming weeks. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:51:03 EST