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Local attorney, legislator Mike Bowling dies

Former state representative Mike Bowling died on Saturday at the age of 64. He left a large imprint on southeastern Kentucky, as well as on ... Read more

by joeasher, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 1:52 pm

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City road department sees increased salt usage; More used this winter than last two combined

The Middlesboro City Council met on Tuesday, with the panel sifting through a variety of city business. Middlesboro Mayor Rick Nelson called for Street Department ... Read more

by joeasher, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 1:45 pm

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60 years of service: Retired educator honored by city

The Middlesboro City Council honored retired educator Bebe Campbell during a meeting on Tuesday, bestowing on her the title of Admiral of Yellow Creek. Mayor ... Read more

by joeasher, Friday, February 19, 2021 8:47 am

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Shoplifting report leads to foot pursuit

A man is facing theft and drug charges after allegedly shoplifting and running from police. Robert Inman was arrested on Wednesday by Middlesboro City Police ... Read more

by joeasher, Wednesday, February 17, 2021 5:27 pm

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Fire chief discusses open burning regulations

While the area is currently in the midst of a stretch of winter weather, the time for spring cleaning is just around the corner, leading ... Read more

by joeasher, Wednesday, February 17, 2021 5:17 pm

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Laurel Cove Music Festival set for June

The 2021 Laurel Cove Music Festival is scheduled for this summer on June 11 and 12, bringing the festival back after it was one of ... Read more

by joeasher, Friday, February 12, 2021 9:49 am

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Welfare check leads to two drug arrests

A man is facing drug charges after allegedly being found in possession of methamphetamine when police performed a welfare check for a child not attending ... Read more

by joeasher, Friday, February 12, 2021 9:00 am

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LMU students provide gifts, cards for patients in hospice care

The Splinter Service Leaders, a group of students at Lincoln Memorial University, are working to make some hospice patients’ Valentine’s Day a little brighter. Christal ... Read more

by joeasher, Wednesday, February 10, 2021 5:56 pm

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Doctor says virus has 99-percent survival rate

Many still have questions concerning the available vaccines for COVID-19. ARH Healthcare recently held a virtual townhall meeting to inform the public about the vaccines ... Read more

by joeasher, Thursday, February 4, 2021 8:41 pm

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Traffic stop leads to trafficking charge

A Pineville woman is facing a trafficking charge after allegedly being found with suspected methamphetamine during a traffic stop. According to a press release, at ... Read more

by joeasher, Thursday, February 4, 2021 4:53 pm

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