Jay Compton, Author at Middlesboro News

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93rd Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival starts Thursday

The 93rd Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival is this weekend, May 23-26, in Pineville. Come out to support our local Princess candidates: Kennedy Lee Ann Yoakum, ... Read more

by Jay Compton, Wednesday, May 22, 2024 10:04 am

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Taylor wins Republican nomination for Bell County Commonwealth’s Attorney

Bell County will have a new Commonwealth’s Attorney next January after Mike Taylor knocked off incumbent Lisa Fugate in the Republican Primary on Tuesday. Taylor ... Read more

by Jay Compton, Tuesday, May 21, 2024 11:31 pm

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Headliners revealed for 2024 Middlesboro Music Series

The line-up for the 2024 Levitt AMP Middlesboro Music Series was announced on Thursday during a special lunch ceremony at Levitt Park. The free concert ... Read more

by Jay Compton, Tuesday, May 21, 2024 5:58 pm

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RHOAR women’s recovery center opens in Middlesboro

Officials from Cumberland River Behavioral Health and the Fletcher Group were joined by representatives from the federal, state and local government for the grand opening ... Read more

by Jay Compton, Tuesday, May 21, 2024 9:59 am

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Three from MHS sign to cheer at LMU

It was a big day for the  Middlesboro High School Cheerleading program as three seniors from MHS signed their National Letters of Intent to cheer ... Read more

by Jay Compton, Monday, May 20, 2024 6:00 pm

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Five Star Hearing Center opens in Middlesboro

Five Star Hearing Center held a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house on Friday as they officially opened their doors at 1632 Cumberland Avenue in Middlesboro. ... Read more

by Jay Compton, Thursday, May 16, 2024 10:57 am

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Fiscal Court approves payments for Flash Steelworks

The Bell County Fiscal Court approved several payments for work being done on the Flash Steelworks building at Tuesday’s regular meeting. These included: $15,955.00 to ... Read more

by Jay Compton, Thursday, May 16, 2024 10:56 am

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First Christian Church opens Youth Center

First Christian Church held a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house for their new Youth Center on Thursday. Pastor Brian Kearns was joined by former Pastor ... Read more

by Jay Compton, Wednesday, May 15, 2024 4:41 pm

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Pineville Council approves 1st reading of Budget Ordinance, awards bids for Courthouse Square project

The Pineville City Council approved the first reading of the Fiscal Year 2024-25 Budget Ordinance and awarded the bids for electrical renovation work and the ... Read more

by Jay Compton, Wednesday, May 15, 2024 11:52 am

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Hobby Lobby now open in Middlesboro

The new Hobby Lobby store in Middlesboro opened on Friday, May 10. The Middlesboro store is Hobby Lobby’s 21st location in Kentucky. Jordan Hipsher is ... Read more

by Jay Compton, Wednesday, May 15, 2024 11:50 am

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