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Flood preparedness

The process of assessing all of the damage of the recent flooding of parts of Bell, Harlan and ... Read more | Add your comment

Students reach out during parents’ tragedy

Students at the Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) are providing care boxes for parents of ... Read more | Add your comment

Community leaders visit Middlesboro schools

For Black History Month, The Friends of Lincoln School, in honor of Ashley Johnson Jr., sponsored a presentation ... Read more | Add your comment

Singles Awareness Day looms

Valentine’s Day is here, and while the holiday is a favorite of those who have their romantic lives ... Read more | Add your comment

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School board looking to fill seat

The Middlesboro Independent School District is currently accepting nominations for a qualified person to serve on the Middlesboro Board of Education. Read more | Add your comment

by Tyler Eschberger.

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NSDAR chapter holds monthly meeting

The Major George Gibson Chapter NSDAR met Jan. 27 at the Flatwoods United Methodist Church, Jonesville, Virginia. Regent Nancy Britton welcomed new member Judy Richmond. ... Read more | Add your comment

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Who are you really?

Who am I? Read more | Add your comment

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Hopefully, cancer will soon be defeated

I was listening to an interesting conversation the other day by a man named Jay Walker, a visionary that researches cutting-edge medical advancements. He said ... Read more | Add your comment

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Changing times, perilous times

About two weeks ago my wife was visiting a Pastor as part of her job at the local pregnancy center. When she arrived at the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Learning to listen to the silence

Most of us have surely noticed that today’s world is a pretty noisy place. From electronic gadgets, to the sounds of traffic, to just listening ... Read more | Add your comment

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Veterans paying tribute to their own

Cleon Cornett, a member of the VFW Post 5171 Honor Guard in Cumberland, Kentucky, is a Cold War Era veteran. He served in the U.S. ... Read more | Add your comment

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Today in History

Today is Saturday, Feb. 17, the 48th day of 2018. There are 317 days left in the year. Read more | Add your comment

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Community Calendar

To place an event in the Community Calendar, email: beth.key@harlandaily.com or drop a written copy of the announcement by our office at 1275 North 25th ... Read more | Add your comment

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Bobcats survive scare at Pineville

There may have been no better way to end the regular season than the game between Pineville and Bell on Friday. With both sides of ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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O’Quinn to host First Saturday Community Coffee House

BIG STONE GAP, Va. — The Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park will host its First Saturday Community Coffee House on March 3, from 7 ... Read more | Add your comment

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Pineville falls on senior night

Senior night didn’t quite pan out for the Pineville boys basketball team on Thursday. Two days removed from earning a seven-point victory over Red Bird ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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Lady Lions edge J. Frank White

J. Frank White Academy wasn’t going to make Pineville’s senior night an easy outing for the Lady Lions on Thursday. It was a close battle ... Read more | Add your comment

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News Around the State

Ky. teen charged as adult in fatal school shootings Read more | Add your comment

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Lobbying among state government activities that contribute to local economy

Paid to push policy initiatives for their clients, lobbyists receive deserved scrutiny for their relationships with lawmakers. Read more | Add your comment

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Ways Social Security protects you and your family

Next payday, when you see a portion of your wages go toward FICA taxes, rest easier knowing that your investment in Social Security brings a ... Read more | Add your comment

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Bible relevancy for today

I have loved the Bible since I was a little girl. Mr. Pinky, who traveled to the remote Harlan County schools sang a song to ... Read more | Add your comment

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Today in History

Today is Friday, Feb. 16, the 47th day of 2018. There are 318 days left in the year. This is the Chinese New Year of ... Read more | Add your comment

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Community Calendar

To place an event in the Community Calendar, email: beth.key@harlandaily.com or drop a written copy of the announcement by our office at 1275 North 25th ... Read more | Add your comment

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A dip into the Pineville-Bell archives

Photo from Kentucky High School Sports History Read more | Add your comment

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Lady Splitters get stingy in 100-67 win over Tennessee Wesleyan

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The LMU women’s basketball led from wire to wire and committed a program-fewest four turnovers as they defeated Tennessee Wesleyan 100-67 Tuesday ... Read more | Add your comment

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Short-handed Railsplitters blow out Hiwassee 109-69

HARROGATE, Tenn. — The No. 1 Railsplitters overcame the absence of five rotation players and a spirited first-half effort from the Hiwassee Tigers to pick ... Read more | Add your comment

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Jackets roll past Jenkins 80-57

The Middlesboro boys basketball team earned its second consecutive road win on Tuesday when they traveled to Jenkins and handed the Cavaliers a lopsided 80-57 ... Read more | Add your comment

by Anthony Cloud.

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News Around the State

Gov. Bevin heartbroken over shooting, blames culture Read more | Add your comment

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Anti-pension missive does not compute, House Republicans should keep asking smart questions

Lawmakers balking at the idea of moving Kentucky’s public employees into individual retirement accounts have a solid reason for their reluctance: The change would cost ... Read more | Add your comment

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Be financially prepared for natural disasters

Just this past year, we’ve seen natural disasters in Texas, California, Florida and Puerto Rico – and looking back even further, it’s not hard to ... Read more | Add your comment

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Trump’s monthly box of food for our poor

Back in the 70s my dad brought some delicious cheese home from our local town. “They were giving this cheese out in front of the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Valentine’s Hobo style

For many Valentine’s Day is a time to be kissy kissy, romanticized with candy, jewelry, dinner and wine. The history of Valentine’s Day is actually ... Read more | Add your comment

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Democratic challengers and Trump coattails make for interesting fall elections in Kentucky

The first draft of the “winter book” on this fall’s Kentucky elections is out, with passage of the Jan. 30 filing deadline for the May ... Read more | Add your comment

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Today in History

Today is Ash Wednesday, Feb. 14, the 45th day of 2018. There are 320 days left in the year. This is Valentine’s Day. Read more | Add your comment

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