Middlesboro Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/NEWS http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/NEWS Sat, 29 Nov 2014 02:54:44 EST 1800 Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150701151/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). Sat, 29 Nov 2014 00:00:08 EST Murder victim’s case to be in documentary http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150700306/Murder-victims-case-to-be-in-documentary Kentucky State Police, along with the Harlan County Coroner's Office and NamUs, the National Missing Persons and Unidentified Persons System, exhumed a body buried at a cemetery on Red Dog Road in Harlan on Wednesday. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:29:07 EST Rose to release 3 singles http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150688332/Rose-to-release-3-singles The Pineville native who became a household name after the performance of his original song “Coal Keeps the Lights On” on Season 8 of America's Got Talent (AGT) is releasing three studio cut original songs on Friday. The songs will... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:40:04 EST The giving season http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150702502/The-giving-season Lincoln Memorial University will serve as a barrel collection location for the Mission of Hope 2014 Christmas Drive. The non-profit organization works to combat poverty in rural Appalachia, and its Christmas Drive will focus on the collection of new... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:30:05 EST Bird watching http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150702686/Bird-watching Anthony Cloud|Daily NewsDespite cold temperatures on Thanksgiving, this starling seems relaxed while perched on a sign. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:26:06 EST MMS homecoming candidates announced http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150680696/MMS-homecoming-candidates-announced Middlesboro Middle School will be holding their basketball homecoming on Monday at Middlesboro High School's Fuson Brothers gym. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:09:05 EST LMU to kick off holiday season http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150654402/LMU-to-kick-off-holiday-season Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) will kick off the holiday season on Dec. 4, with a full day of activities including two performances by the Knoxville Symphony Chamber Orchestra (KSCO), a Christmas festival and the annual tree lighting on the... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:14:05 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150686453/News-in-Brief Fats cells used in Louisville hand transplant Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:07:04 EST Pet of the Week http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150643997/Pet-of-the-Week Meet Bengie! He is available at the Bell County Animal Shelter. Bengie is a 7-week-old playful puppy who will win your heart. Bengie is a male terrier mix. His adoption fee is $70 which includes a free vet exam, mild deworming, shots and neuter... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:55:08 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150683593/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, 28 Nov 2014 00:00:08 EST Entries sought for ‘Red Ribbon Week’ theme http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150654714/Entries-sought-for-Red-Ribbon-Week-theme MIAMI – The National Family Partnership (NFP) needs your help to decide the official theme for the 30th annual National Red Ribbon Week. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:23:12 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/150686439/News-in-Brief KSP increases patrols during holiday weekend Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:17:07 EST Time to talk turkey http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150666347/Time-to-talk-turkey Few foods receive the fanfare of turkey come the holiday season. The National Turkey Federation says Americans eat 46 million turkeys each Thanksgiving and another 22 million on Christmas. An additional 19 million enjoy turkey as part of their Easter... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 11:53:10 EST Wrong side of economic table http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/150654123/Wrong-side-of-economic-table “It's a lonely, lonely road we're on/ This side of paradise” — Bryan Adams Thu, 27 Nov 2014 11:26:06 EST KSP increases patrols during Thanksgiving holiday http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150696136/KSP-increases-patrols-during-Thanksgiving-holiday FRANKFORT — Thanksgiving is the most dangerous holiday of the year for motorists, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. This includes the four-day holiday driving period surrounding that date when heavy traffic,... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:20:05 EST Expressing thanks is an act of giving http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/150674785/Expressing-thanks-is-an-act-of-giving Thanks-giving, my personal public acknowledgement and attitude is actually much more than just an October and November time frame. Expressing 'thanks' in words and sharing in writing my gratitude is an act of 'giving' that I am... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:43:05 EST Wintertime green thumb http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150600850/Wintertime-green-thumb Photo submitted by Brandy CalvertBell County 4-H Junior Gardeners put together dessert dish gardens. These planters can be entered into the Bell County Fair in August 2015. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 03:07:03 EST Park almost ready for play http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150671601/Park-almost-ready-for-play Recent construction at the Bell County Fairgrounds will lead to a new park to be enjoyed by families throughout the county.Construction which started in September is being completed by the Bell County Road Department. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 03:05:04 EST Post Office, CCM toy drive being held http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150686743/Post-Office-CCM-toy-drive-being-held The Middlesboro Post Office is teaming up with Cooperative Christian Ministry (CCM) to hold their annual Christmas toy drive. Individuals can donate toys by bringing them into the post office or by giving them to their carriers. The toys will then be... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:59:03 EST ‘Jingle Bell Ride’ helps children http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150688592/Jingle-Bell-Ride-helps-children Ringing in the holidays, the Harlan County Ridge Runners will host their annual “Jingle Bell Ride” Nov. 29 in the Evarts area. President Bill Troutman said the ride will leave from the North Evarts RV Campground between 9:30 a.m. and 10... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:54:13 EST