John Reitman, Author at Middlesboro News

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Kentucky football starts season ranked for the first time in a long time

NEWS RELEASE Kentucky is starting the season in the Associated Press preseason top 25 for the first time since 1978. The Cats are ranked 20th, ... Read more

by John Reitman, Tuesday, August 16, 2022 1:42 pm

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Community Trust Bank awards scholarships

Jordan Brooks jordan.brooks@middlesboronews.com Community Trust Bank recently delivered awarded scholarships to graduates from the local area high schools, including Middlesboro, Bell County and Pineville high ... Read more

by John Reitman, Tuesday, August 16, 2022 1:40 pm

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Hannah Wicklund highlights Levitt Week 5

JORDAN BROOKS jordan.brooks@middlesboronews.com Hannah Wicklund was the featured act in Week 5 of the Levitt AMP Middlesboro Music Series. The 21-year-old South Carolina-born artist has ... Read more

by John Reitman, Tuesday, August 16, 2022 1:23 pm

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Critical nursing shortage continues across Kentucky

Melissa Patrick Kentucky Health News Hospital staffing shortages continue across the state, and are so dire in Eastern Kentucky that Shaping Our Appalachian Region, an ... Read more

by John Reitman, Monday, August 15, 2022 3:48 pm

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ACC coaches anonymously question Satterfield, Cards

RUSS BROWN Kentucky Today Louisville’s football team was picked to finish fourth in the Atlantic Division of the Atlantic Coast Conference by the media, and ... Read more

by John Reitman, Monday, August 15, 2022 3:47 pm

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Kentucky Chamber speaks out against tax increases

JOHN HUGHES Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Recently, the U.S. Senate passed the “Inflation Reduction Act,” a bill aimed at curbing climate change through tax incentives ... Read more

by John Reitman, Monday, August 15, 2022 3:44 pm

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Most Kentuckians agree: For them, the pandemic is over

Melissa Patrick Kentucky Health News Even as the share of Kentuckians testing positive for the coronavirus continues to rise, about a third of the state’s ... Read more

by John Reitman, Sunday, August 14, 2022 6:42 am

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UK women’s team players run camp to raise money for flood relief

LARRY VAUGHT Contributing columnist With so much focus on John Calipari’s team it has been easy to overlook that UK women’s coach Kyra Elzy is ... Read more

by John Reitman, Friday, August 12, 2022 6:45 am

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FEMA draws criticism for denying flood victims’ claims

KENTUCKY TODAY Gov. Andy Beshear has expressed his displeasure with the Federal Emergency Management Agency in their response to those who have lost their homes ... Read more

by John Reitman, Friday, August 12, 2022 6:39 am

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Biden declares eastern Kentucky will recover stronger than ever

STEVE BITTENBENDER The Center Square For the second time in eight months, President Joe Biden visited Kentucky to tour the damage left by a natural ... Read more

by John Reitman, Thursday, August 11, 2022 2:29 pm

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