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Magic City Lights starts Saturday

Light’em up, Middlesboro! Magic City Lights is coming to brighten up the Christmas season from Dec. 5 – Dec. 30. Middlesboro Parks and Recreation Chairman ... Read more

5 hours ago by joeasher.

State parks offer discounts to veterans, active military

Kentucky State Parks Through the “USA Military Discount” program, Kentucky State Parks will offer current and former members of the armed forces lodging discounts. Those ... Read more

5 hours ago by Staff Reports.

‘We must take action’ says Beshear as COVID cases continue to climb

Gov. Andy Beshear said there was another Monday record for the number of new cases of the coronavirus in Kentucky. There were 2,135 new cases ... Read more

7 days ago by Tom Latek.

KU requesting more than 10% rate increase for customers

Kentucky Utilities customers will see an increase in their monthly bills by more than 10.5% in 2021 if its rate increase proposal application that was ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

Man, woman face rape charges 

A man is facing rape charges in two separate cases, and one case involves a woman who has also been charged with rape. Jeffrey Stevens, ... Read more

7 days ago by joeasher.

Governor asking houses of worship to stop indoor services for weeks

Gov. Andy Beshear is asking all religious leaders across the state to immediately suspend in-person services at their houses of worship for the next three ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Mark Maynard.

Former fireman found guilty of sex crimes 

A former Middlesboro city fireman was found guilty on charges of child pornography on Monday. Robert Christopher England, 35, was found guilty on four counts ... Read more

2 weeks ago by joeasher.

Reactions vary from Ky. Baptist pastors over Beshear’s request

Reaction to Gov. Andy Beshear’s request to halt indoor services for houses of worship over the next three to four weeks ranged from disappointment to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Mark Maynard.

County reaches 24 COVID deaths; Governor issues new restrictions

Gov. Andy Beshear announced new restrictions on Wednesday due to the rise in coronavirus cases across the state. According to the state’s website at https://kentucky.gov, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by joeasher.

Council discusses utility bills

The Middlesboro City Council held its regular meeting on Tuesday, which included a discussion of the city’s expenses. Mayor Rick Nelson asked the council if ... Read more

2 weeks ago by joeasher.

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