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Adoption Day helps find new homes

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Kelsey Gerhardt|Daily NewsThe Bell County Animal Shelter and the LMU Pre-Vet Club held a Pet Adoption Day on Saturday at the Middlesboro PetSmart. The event helped animals find homes as well as raising money for the shelter which helps with their everyday expenses to keep the pets cared for.


State food charity recovers from scandal

LOUISVILLE (AP) — Leaders at Kentucky Harvest say the organization is going strong more than a year after its founder was charged with taking money from a separate charity.Kentucky Harvest Chairman Brent Smith told The Courier-Journal that questions have mostly stopped, and food contributions and deliveries are virtually unchanged 18 months after Stan Curtis was accused of using funds from USA Harvest for personal expenses.Curtis founded both Kentu...

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Fire marshal investigating fatal cabin blaze

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The state fire marshal’s office has taken over the investigation of a fatal blaze at a rental cabin in Sevierville.Katelyn Abernathy, a spokeswoman for the office, told the Knoxville News Sentinel that investigators were still processing the scene.“It is a very complex investigation because it burned to the ground,” she said.The blaze broke out early Saturday at a cabin where 22 people from Kent...

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National Paper Clover Campaign supports Bell County 4-H youth

The National 4-H Council has announced the launch of the spring 2014 4-H Paper Clover Campaign in partnership with Tractor Supply Company (TSC). This event marks the fourth year of collaboration between the organizations on the national in-store fundraiser, benefiting state and local 4-H programming in each of the communities where a TSC is located.“We are so fortunate to have a Tractor Supply store in our county, and Bell County 4-H is blessed by the support of our community...

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3R 5K Run scheduled in May

Bell County Council on Literacy, Inc. will have 3R (Reading, ‘Riting, ‘Rithmetic) 5K RUN at 6 p.m. on May 10.The registration fee is $25 or $30 at the run.Registration is from 5-5:45 p.m. Run begins and ends at Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College’s Middlesboro campus parking lot.The registration form is available on the 3R 5K Run Facebook page or call 606-248-4000 or email bcclit@bellsouth.net.

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FSL Inc. celebrates Black History Month

Each year Friends of Lincoln School Inc., previously known as Lincoln School Homecoming Committee, celebrates Black History Month in February.As part of the celebration, Friends of Lincoln School purchases resources that show the significant roles African Americans have played and continue to contribute in the progress of this great country. The resources that are chosen can be used and enjoyed by the entire community, with particular emphasis on motivating the young people in our ...

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Mike Gambrel: A success story

Some four years ago I was contacted by Mike Gambrel who was referred to me by a local bank loan executive, to assist him in putting together a business plan to help establish an automotive repair business.We at the Southeast Kentucky Small Business Development Center in Middlesboro worked together with Mike for many months. I was quite impressed with his dedication to his craft and in the detail in which he went in answering any questions that came up. With the successful opening o...

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MARH to offer free health screenings today at Middlesboro Mall

Middlesboro ARH Hospital will offer free health screenings at the Middlesboro Mall Center Court on today, from 4 to 6 p.m. Air Evac Lifeteam also will offer informational sessions about their membership program.“While families are awaiting the names of the winners of the Easter Coloring Contest, we will be offering adults free health screenings and assessments,” stated Michael Slusher, Middlesboro ARH Community CEO.“Those who take advantage of these fre...

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