Middlesboro Daily News- RSS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/ http://middlesborodailynews.com/ Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:24:07 EST 1800 Bobcats answer the bell http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50708162/Bobcats-answer-the-bell On a night when tensions ran high on Log Mountain the Bobcats took control of their game against Knox Central with a pair of long touchdown drives in the second half and held on for a 15-6 win over the Panthers. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:59:07 EST Lions take care of Lynn Camp, 57-6 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50708194/Lions-take-care-of-Lynn-Camp-57-6 Striking quickly and striking often the Pineville Mountain Lions celebrated their Hall of Fame weekend with a 57-6 romp over Lynn Camp Friday night. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:37:06 EST Today in History http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50684205/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Saturday, September 20, the 263rd day of 2014. There are 102 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:02:05 EST Community Calendar http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/local_features/50697296/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, 20 Sep 2014 00:00:09 EST Friday’s prep football scores http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50707666/Fridays-prep-football-scores The Associated PressFootballAdair Co. 42, Monroe Co. 14Anderson Co. 36, Mercer Co. 0Beechwood 42, Franklin Co. 13Bell Co. 15, Knox Central 6Bellevue 50, Carroll Co. 14 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:39:14 EST All’s ‘well’ at schools http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50685201/Alls-well-at-schools The Bell County Board of Education is installing a new heating and cooling system at Bell Central and Bell High School as one of their many school projects taking place. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:56:03 EST Laws indicted on charges of making meth http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50676415/Laws-indicted-on-charges-of-making-meth A Middlesboro woman was indicted by the Bell County Grand Jury recently after being accused of possessing tools to make meth and endangering children. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:47:06 EST Panel approves attendance clerk http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/50692786/Panel-approves-attendance-clerk The Bell County School District will have an attendance clerk again this year. The board of education approved the position, which will also include the role of home bound teacher, during a recent school board meeting. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:37:06 EST Annual heritage walk set at Cumberland Gap park http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-local_features/50689137/Annual-heritage-walk-set-at-Cumberland-Gap-park Where can you meet intrepid pioneer Rebecca Boone, the murderous Harpe brothers and famed conservationist Gifford Pinchot, and still stay right in beautiful Cumberland Gap?During the annual heritage walk of course. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:38:06 EST News in Brief http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50699701/News-in-Brief Candidate advocates white supremacist views Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:23:11 EST Ellis, Collins to wed http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/engagements/50697736/Ellis-Collins-to-wed Joseph and Tammie Ellis, of Cawood, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Haley Brianna, to Shane Collins, son of Herbie and Patty Collins, of Pineville. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Linda Brewer, of Cawood,... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:17:05 EST Work together on military intervention http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50684379/Work-together-on-military-intervention In his speech last week outlining his plans to use military force against the jihadists of the Islamic State, President Obama gave Congress only passing mention. “I have the authority to address the threat from ISIL,” he said. “But I... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:10:08 EST ‘Doughboy’ restoration a great project http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50684033/Doughboy-restoration-a-great-project The “Spirit of the American Doughboy” statue that has stood guard at the old Rowan County Courthouse in downtown Morehead for 85 years has been relieved of his duties, but if all goes as planned, he will return to the old courthouse on... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:52:09 EST Today in History http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/opinion/50684161/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Friday, September 19, the 262nd day of 2014. There are 103 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:57:08 EST MMS rallies past Bell, 34-33 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50695008/MMS-rallies-past-Bell-34-33 Drake Thomas threw for two touchdowns, Isaiah Williams ran for two and the Middlesboro Middle School Yellow Jackets came from behind to beat Bell County 34-22 on Thursday. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:57:03 EST Idol honored at Bell-MHS game http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50694889/Idol-honored-at-Bell-MHS-game Jay Compton|Daily News Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:56:16 EST Wildcats stay focused during bye http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50691936/Wildcats-stay-focused-during-bye LEXINGTON (AP) — Kentucky players are determined to keep their edge during their short break. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:56:13 EST Lady Railsplitters rout Tigers 5-1 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50691507/Lady-Railsplitters-rout-Tigers-5-1 HARROGATE, Tenn. — Sophomore forward Michelle Hunter netted two goals and junior Maddy Nagy added a pair of assists as the Lady Railsplitters claimed a 5-1 win over the Georgetown Tigers in non-conference action at the LMU Soccer Complex on... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:56:11 EST Vols work on pass protection http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/sports/50692052/Vols-work-on-pass-protection KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Now that Tennessee has found its quarterback, the Volunteers must figure out how to protect him. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:56:07 EST Kentucky State Park GeoTour starts Sept. 27 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/50683976/Kentucky-State-Park-GeoTour-starts-Sept.-27 FRANKFORT – The famous Kentucky explorer Daniel Boone was asked if he had ever gotten lost in the wilderness. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:48:03 EST