Middlesboro slows down

Middlesboro slows down

Middlesboro motorists will have to watch their speed due to a change in the speed limit being implemented starting next month.The Kentucky Transportat...

July 29th, 2017 |  


National park passes price increase for seniors

One of the benefits of living in the south Appalachian region are the mountains and nature. For Middlesboro and the surrounding area, this means the C...

July 29th, 2017 |  


Today in History

Today is Saturday, July 29, the 210th day of 2017. There are 155 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On July 29, 1967, an acciden...

July 29th, 2017 |  


County to join class action lawsuit

County to join class action lawsuit

During a recent meeting, the Harlan County Fiscal Court decided to participate in a class action lawsuit seeking remedies for damage caused by opioid ...

July 28th, 2017 |  


In US first, scientists edit genes of human embryos

For the first time in the United States, scientists have edited the genes of human embryos, a controversial step toward someday helping babies avoid i...

July 28th, 2017 |  


Not Real News: A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared wid...

July 28th, 2017 |  


Higher prices, fewer options lurk after health bill collapse

Soaring prices and fewer choices may greet customers when they return to the Affordable Care Act’s insurance marketplaces this fall because insu...

July 28th, 2017 |  


Former corrections officer arrested in Bell Co.

Former corrections officer arrested in Bell Co.

An arrest was made on July 27 at the Bell County Detention Center on one of their deputy jailers.Bell County Jailer Gary Ferguson reported that after ...

July 28th, 2017 |  


News in Brief

Deputy saved by vest now jailed, accused of shooting selfLONDON (AP) — A sheriff’s deputy in Kentucky said he was shot by a motorcyclist h...

July 28th, 2017 |  


Fight leads to arrest

Fight leads to arrest

A Gulston woman is facing charges of assault and wanton endangerment after allegedly assaulting two people in a parking lot.Kelly M. Hoskins, 30, was ...

July 28th, 2017 |