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Kentucky Transplant Diaries: The world’s eighth wonder

BY GILLIAN STAWISZYNSKI gillian@jessaminejournal.com Beyond the bourbon, horse racing, creeks and bluegrass music is my new favorite part ...

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Christmas Day on the borderland in 1750

Christopher Gist was born in Maryland in the early 1700’s and learned surveying from his father. Later in ...

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Billy Holland: What does Christmas mean to you?

I’ve read articles over the years about how Christmas is a combination of Christian and pagan symbolism along ...

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What to know about listeria and food recalls

SARAH D’ORAZIO University of Kentucky Listeria is in the news again — sometimes you’re warned against a particular ...

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What’s Up, Middlesboro? Need a last-minute gift, look downtown

What’s Up, Middlesboro? Just one more week until Christmas and then on to 2023. If you need any ...

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Jack Godbey: You don’t know what you don’t know until you know it

Have you ever met someone who thought they knew everything? I had a co-worker that assumed I was ...

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What’s up, Middlesboro? Share your holiday memories on social media

Share your holiday memories What’s up, Middlesboro? December has arrived. The official lighting of the Middlesboro Christmas tree ...

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A handsome pine in trouble

STEVE ROARK Contributing columnist Shortleaf pine (Pinus echinata) is my favorite of the pines. It is a beautiful ...

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Shop local during the holidays

JOANIE JASPER Middlesboro Main Street What’s up, Middlesboro? It has truly been a struggle of a week. It ...

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Shop local to keep downtown thriving

What’s Up Middlesboro! What an amazing week we have had. The Main Street Tailgate Event was a lot ...

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