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KSP commissioner still calls Bell County home

The recent appointment of Phillip Burnett Jr. as Commissioner of the Kentucky State Police marks just one aspect of a career encompassing a long-standing history ... Read more

7 hours ago by joeasher.

Governor updates Healthy at Work guidelines

Gov. Andy Beshear provided an update on Kentucky’s “Healthy at Work” guidelines on Wednesday. During his daily briefing, Beshear and Commissioner of the Kentucky Department ... Read more

7 hours ago by joeasher.

Farmers market to open May 14

A farmers market is preparing to open in Middlesboro, courtesy of Middlesboro Main Street. Middlesboro Main Street board member Ellen Cawood gave a preview of ... Read more

7 hours ago by joeasher.

Man charged with rape of minor

A man is facing a charge of rape after allegedly having sexual intercourse with a minor. Brian Hopkins, 44, of Middlesboro, was arrested by Kentucky ... Read more

14 hours ago by joeasher.

Man faces drug trafficking charge; Arrested for third time on similar charges since December

A Pineville man is facing multiple charges including trafficking methamphetamine after allegedly being found in possession of the drug. Gary Wilson, 58, was arrested on ... Read more

15 hours ago by joeasher.

Man facing drug trafficking charges 

A Pineville man is facing multiple charges including trafficking methamphetamine after allegedly being found in possession of the drug. Gary Wilson, 58, was arrested on ... Read more

4 days ago by joeasher.

Beshear warns Ky. could be moving toward fourth wave of COVID-19

Gov. Andy Beshear said that looking at some of the trends, a fourth wave of COVID-19 in Kentucky is possible, similar to what is being ... Read more

5 days ago by Tom Latek.

County recognizes Friends of the Shelter;
Pet adoption rate grows to 85 percent

The Bell County Fiscal Court took the opportunity during a meeting on Tuesday to recognize the 20th anniversary of the beginning of Friends of the ... Read more

5 days ago by joeasher.

Quilt of Valor ceremony held, military vets honored for their service

Eight military veterans were presented with a Quilt of Valor in a ceremony at the Middlesboro Community Center on 30th Street recently. According to the ... Read more

5 days ago by joeasher.

Longtime AMS in Bell Association stepping down effective April 30

Bruce Walzer, a staple in the Bell Baptist Association for the past 31 years, is retiring effective April 30 as the leader of that group. ... Read more

5 days ago by Mark Maynard.

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