Middlesboro Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/NEWS http://middlesborodailynews.com/section/NEWS Sun, 3 May 2015 14:40:02 EST 1800 Chronicle of a journey http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153249460/Chronicle-of-a-journey (Psalm 46:10) Who has not as a kid at one time or another gotten the wind knocked out of them. I remember a day at the playground. I was swinging and the chain on the swing broke. I was slung out of the sit and slammed back first on to the ground. Sun, 3 May 2015 07:00:37 EST It’s all about respect http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/153249485/Its-all-about-respect Before the invention of the printing press, the Bible had to be copied by hand. That's no easy task considering the length of it! The scribes and priests responsible for copying the text worked incredibly hard to provide manuscripts that could... Sun, 3 May 2015 06:50:32 EST ‘Golden Alert’ issued http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153270277/Golden-Alert-issued A Golden Alert has been issued for a Harlan County man. Sat, 2 May 2015 16:35:36 EST Arrest Records http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153181546/Arrest-Records The following individuals were recently lodged in the Bell County Detention Center:• Jerry Lee Adkins, 49, of Middlesboro, contempt of court; Fri, 1 May 2015 17:10:32 EST Grand jury indicts 27 http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153249425/Grand-jury-indicts-27 A Bell County Grand Jury has been busy the past few weeks as it pertains to handing down drug-related indictments. Recently, the grand jury indicted 27 individuals on various drug charges. Fri, 1 May 2015 17:10:31 EST Community spirit http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153230588/Community-spirit Middlesboro resident Dirk Wiley has an affinity for the outdoors that has been reflected through his life and work with the National Park Service, Boy Scouts, Friends of the Bell County Animal Shelter, Pine Mountain Reading Camp and... Fri, 1 May 2015 13:55:31 EST Couple arrested on drug charges http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153249685/Couple-arrested-on-drug-charges Police arrested a Middlesboro married couple last weekend after they allegedly manufactured and sold methamphetamine. Fri, 1 May 2015 13:35:32 EST Local artist shares work http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153149741/Local-artist-shares-work William S. Tribell | Daily News Local artist Bill Sturdivant shows Fullbright Scholar Kateryna Goncharova one of his paintings on display at the Bell County Tourism Office within the Alexander Arthur Museum. Fri, 1 May 2015 13:30:34 EST Students bring guns to school http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153238663/Students-bring-guns-to-school DEWITT — Kentucky State Police Trooper Jason Partin has arrested a school bus driver after two students allegedly brought handguns to school Thursday morning. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 18:40:34 EST Owens gets 20 years http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153207234/Owens-gets-20-years Charles Ed Owens walked into Bell Circuit Court on Tuesday to receive his final sentencing from Circuit Judge Robert Costanzo. He was sentenced to a total of 20 years in prison. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 17:50:38 EST Life after coal mining http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153231135/Life-after-coal-mining Kentucky State Police Trooper Brandon Burton is relatively new to police work, having spent several years working in the coal mines before moving into law enforcement. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 17:50:36 EST Book sale supports reading http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153229024/Book-sale-supports-reading William S. Tribell | Daily News Thu, 30 Apr 2015 17:10:33 EST Walk or run for a cure http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153228971/Walk-or-run-for-a-cure Golf Preservation of Middlesboro will be sponsoring Run Walk this Saturday in conjunction with Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society. Registration will be in the parking lot of Southeast Community and Technical College. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 17:10:31 EST Yard sale preparations http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153225581/Yard-sale-preparations William S. Tribell | Daily News Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:10:34 EST Tips to shop organic on a budget http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153228224/Tips-to-shop-organic-on-a-budget (StatePoint) Chances are you've already heard about the benefits of including certified USDA organic foods in your diet. However, you may have also heard that such choices are typically higher in cost. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 12:55:39 EST Ky. National Guard releases PSA http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153228438/Ky.-National-Guard-releases-PSA FRANKFORT — On an average day 22 military veterans take their own life. Of those 22, 69 percent are 50 years old or older. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 12:55:37 EST Lyon inducted as Kentucky poet laureate http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153201540/Lyon-inducted-as-Kentucky-poet-laureate FRANKFORT — Joined by fellow writers, friends, students, teachers and state dignitaries, George Ella Lyon was inducted by Gov. Steve Beshear as the Kentucky poet laureate for 2015-17 in the Capitol Rotunda. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:50:34 EST Scott visits Pineville http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153207270/Scott-visits-Pineville Former Kentucky Supreme Court Justice and current Republican gubernatorial candidate Will T. Scott from Pikeville brought his “I'm a Coal Mining Man” tour and message to Pineville on Tuesday. Scott and his running mate, former... Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:50:31 EST Assessing the damage http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153204470/Assessing-the-damage Just over two weeks ago, a sewage spill left the Pineville Utility Commission in an emergency situation. A drain collapse and a rip in the lagoon liner resulted in almost 2 million gallons of waste water being released in the Cumberland River. Utility... Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:30:36 EST Zip line pushed back http://middlesborodailynews.com/news/news/153177858/Zip-line-pushed-back The zip line project at Pine Mountain State Resort Park will now be opening during the spring of 2016. This was announced during a regular meeting of the Bell County Tourism Commission on Tuesday. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:30:32 EST