Community reception held
Middlesboro man allegedly shot by girlfriend
News in Brief
Gap to mull reinstatement of town court
- Community reception held - 10:14 am
- Ky. awarded $2M to improve career education - 4:30 pm
- Release of lawmakers’ retirement benefits - 4:28 pm
- DOJ focuses on at-risk youth - 4:15 pm
- Lexington abortion clinic is closing - 11:44 am
- Gun-friendly statehouses see occasional reckless conduct - 11:41 am
- Missouri senators renew effort to get Delta Queen cruising - 11:39 am
- Louisville activists use rap to spread message of justice - 11:37 am
- News in Brief - 11:32 am
- US had near record heat, costly weather disasters in 2016 - 7:18 am
- Woman charged with jewel theft - 4:12 pm
- Fiscal court encourages revitalization - 3:58 pm
- Flu level raised to widespread in Ky. - 3:54 pm
- Mountain music - 3:29 pm
- Tenn. traffic stop ends with police shooting 2 people - 2:23 pm
- News in Brief - 2:16 pm
- Parents, save up: Cost of raising a child is more than $233K - 11:52 am
- McConnell outlines environmental wish-list for Trump action - 4:24 pm
- Woman arrested on meth charge - 4:23 pm
- 5 best industries for aspiring entrepreneurs in 2017 - 3:43 pm
- Salon celebrates opening - 3:24 pm
- Rescue squad seeking help - 3:11 pm
- Congress presses ahead on dismantling health care law - 2:51 pm
- Agency says UofL probation due to governor’s actions - 2:38 pm
- News in Brief - 2:34 pm updated: 2:34 pm.
US had near record heat, costly weather disasters in 2016
WASHINGTON (AP) — With steamy nights, sticky days and torrential downpours, last year went down as one of the warmest and wildest weather years ...
Woman charged with jewel theft
A Middlesboro woman was arrested Jan. 9 for allegedly stealing from a store in the Middlesboro Mall.According to a citation from the Middlesboro Polic...
Fiscal court encourages revitalization
The Bell County Fiscal Court has taken a step toward helping with downtown revitalization in the city of Pineville.They passed the first reading of an...
Flu level raised to widespread in Ky.
The Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH), within the Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) is raising the influenza (flu) level in the ...
At a classical music concert the musicians gather on stage, often wearing black clothing, playing stringed instruments that have been around for hundr...
Tenn. traffic stop ends with police shooting 2 people
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say a traffic stop in Tennessee ended with state police troopers firing at two people.Tennessee Bureau of In...
Harlan wins 4th straight All ‘A’ title
CORBIN — A fourth straight 13th Region All “A” Classic title did not come easy for the Harlan Lady Dragons, who are becoming accusto...
Lady Cats drop two straight with loss to Campbell Co.
The Bell County defense wasn’t enough to stop a potent offensive attack from Campbell County on Thursday. The Lady Cats lost their second straig...
Lady Lions catch fire
A slim halftime lead turned into a double-digit victory on Thursday when Pineville battled Barbourville in the semifinals of the 13th Region All A Cla...
No. 25 LMU beats Anderson
ANDERSON, S.C. — Luquon Choice broke the South Atlantic Conference career record for 3-pointers as the 25th-ranked Railsplitters (11-4, 6-3 SAC)...
A perfect 10
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. — Second-ranked Union College led from wire-to-wire in collecting the 87-65 Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) victory over...
Lady Lions advance
Pineville continued its winning streak on Tuesday when the Lady Lions handed Red Bird a one-sided 64-38 defeat in the opening round of the 13th Region...
Bruschetta, 3 ways, for a satisfying main dish
There are few dishes more elemental and satisfying than bruschetta. A mainstay at many Italian restaurants, it’s an appetizer comprising slices ...
Garden club decorates tree at MARH
Photo submittedCumberland Park Garden Club decorated the Middlesboro ARH Hospital annual Christmas tree in the lobby. The tree was decorated with mult...
Animal groups work together
It’s a given that humans work together as a society, and in nature many animal species do the same. Predators such as wolves hunt in packs to be...
To place an event in the Community Calendar, email: [email protected]; fax: 606-573-0042 attention Bethany Key; or drop a written copy of the an...
Youth Conservation Corps seeks applicants
Applications are being accepted for two three-week summer sessions of the award-winning Virginia State Parks Youth Conservation Corps (YCC).The applic...
State Senate week in review
FRANKFORT—As is customary during the first week of a 30-day session, the Kentucky General Assembly concentrated on performing organizational act...
Record expungement right for Ky.
Just because someone has been incarcerated for a low-level crime doesn’t mean he or she is a bad person.A lot of people who have been convicted ...
Pilotless passenger planes could be very bad idea
Just as a plane filled with passengers was accelerating down the runway and started to go airborne, a voice came over the speakers:“Good morning...
Love will endure whatever may come
It’s hard to believe that six months has gone by since my dad passed away. I know that many of you have lost one or both parents and I’m s...
Things God wants you to take
A Christian heart is a generous heart. It is not in the Christian spirit to be greedy or selfish. Everyone would agree that being a giving, benevolent...
Today in History
By The Associated PressToday is Saturday, Jan. 14, the 14th day of 2017. There are 351 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jan...