Middlesboro Daily News- RSS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/ http://middlesborodailynews.com/ Fri, 1 Aug 2014 21:16:30 EST 1800 In good hands http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50150674/In-good-hands Jay Compton|Daily NewsJunior quarterback Peyton Collett hands the ball off to senior running back Evan Brock during a recent Bell County practice. The Bobcats open the regular season on Aug. 22 at South Pittsburg, Tenn. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST LMU’s Joseph playing for Trinidad & Tabago http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50149205/LMUs-Joseph-playing-for-Trinidad--Tabago HARROGATE, Tenn. — While the vast majority of college student-athletes spend the summer quietly honing their skills, Lincoln Memorial University women's soccer rising sophomore Christina “Beans” Joseph has spent hers on a much... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST UK hires Barbee as special assistant http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50149174/UK-hires-Barbee-as-special-assistant LEXINGTON (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari has announced the hiring of former Auburn head coach Tony Barbee to replace Rod Strickland as his special assistant. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Vols relying on newcomers http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50149339/Vols-relying-on-newcomers KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Butch Jones says he occasionally feels as though he's running an expansion team because the Volunteers have altered their roster so much since the end of last season. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Linzmeier named LMU strength coach http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50149424/Linzmeier-named-LMU-strength-coach HARROGATE, Tenn. — Lincoln Memorial University President Dr. B. James Dawson and Athletic Director Roger Vannoy have announced the hiring of the first-ever strength and conditioning coach in school history, naming Stephen Linzmeier to that... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Off to Hollywood http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50143552/Off-to-Hollywood Hollywood, that land of magic and endless possibilities. So you want to go there and be discovered, make millions each year, become a household name? Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Local airman locates target http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50087709/Local-airman-locates-target Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Benjamin Kittleson Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Waste tire collection event scheduled http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50145000/Waste-tire-collection-event-scheduled Bell County, in partnership with the Division of Waste Management, is sponsoring a waste tire collection event scheduled to be held from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Aug. 7, 8 and 9. Tires can be dropped off free of charge at the state highway garage,... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/50143751/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, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Smith arrested following shooting http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50145360/Smith-arrested-following-shooting GRAY — A Knox County woman was arrested on Thursday by troopers from the Kentucky State Police after allegedly shooting her neighbor following a verbal dispute. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50144426/News-in-Brief State gets driver's license extensionFRANKFORT (AP) — Kentuckians don't have to worry about their driver's licenses for another year. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Heroin overdose deaths continue to rise http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50144767/Heroin-overdose-deaths-continue-to-rise FRANKFORT (AP) — The Kentucky state legislature passed a sweeping overhaul to its prescription drug law in the summer of 2012 after a flood of overdose deaths, making it significantly harder for people to access dangerous addictive drugs from... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Coal dust limit to try to combat black lung http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50144746/Coal-dust-limit-to-try-to-combat-black-lung CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Obama administration's push to reduce black lung disease by limiting coal dust in mines will begin to take effect on Friday. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50144729/ LOUISVILLE (AP) — With a spate of botched executions across the country this year looming over their discussion, Kentucky lawmakers are revisiting some fundamental questions about the death penalty, including whether the state should keep it on... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST A slave’s legacy http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50145086/A-slaves-legacy Had his master not “allowed” him to learn to read, Kentucky slave Elijah P. Marrs could not have become a teacher. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Today in History — Aug. 1 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50132889/Today-in-History--Aug.-1 By the Associated PressToday is Friday, August 1, the 213th day of 2014. There are 152 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Daily Bible Thought http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50131984/Daily-Bible-Thought Remember where you live and rejoice in His grace.The grace of God … abounded to many.— Romans 5:15 Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Jackets back from camp http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50141477/Jackets-back-from-camp The Middlesboro Yellow Jackets are back in town after a productive several days of camp at Campbellsville University. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Young Panthers show off http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50141235/Young-Panthers-show-off Photos by Jay Compton|Daily News Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ewing man sentenced for 2013 murder http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50133408/Ewing-man-sentenced-for-2013-murder A Lee County man was sentenced in Lee County Circuit Court for a 2013 shotgun murder. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST