Updated: 07/02/2012 - Officials say layoffs and cutbacks are avoided at the Bell County Health Department. It is independent and no longer a part of the Cumberland Valley Health District.
Posted: 07/02/2012 - Jonathan Brock Stansbury of Middlesboro pleaded not guilty Monday.
Posted: 07/02/2012 - The Middlesboro Daily reports during Bell County school board meeting last Thursday night officials created new positions by getting rid of old ones.
Updated: 06/28/2012 - The dry conditions, high temperatures, and wind gusts are creating wildfires. Several counties have red flag warnings.
Updated: 10/03/2013 - The Kentucky Small Business Development Center receives full accreditation from the Association of Small Business Development Centers, the national accrediting body for Small Business Development Centers.
Updated: 06/27/2012 - Tuesday night, the new Bell County Tourism Board approved using restaurant tax dollars to help fund the Wasioto Hotel and Resort in Pineville.
Updated: 10/03/2013 - A new state law will provide Kentucky agritourism destinations with limited liability protection when it takes effect on July 11.
Posted: 06/26/2012 - A new tourism board met Tuesday and approved the Wasioto Winds hotel and resort project.
Updated: 06/26/2012 - One body was found inside and was sent to Frankfort for an autopsy and to be identified.
Updated: 06/27/2012 - All day voters in Pineville filed into the three precincts to vote either yes or no to the question, "Are you in favor of the sale of alcoholic beverages in Pineville, Kentucky?"
Posted: 06/25/2012 - A Bell County Tourism Board Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday at 5pm.
Posted: 06/25/2012 - Three cities across the region are having alcohol-related votes Tuesday.
Posted: 06/25/2012 - Middlesboro Police re-captured 33 year old George Wesley Upton this weekend.
Updated: 06/22/2012 - Middlesboro Police say the First State Financial Bank on 25E was robbed on Friday afternoon. Police arrested Gregory Jackson, 30, of Manchester.
Updated: 06/20/2012 - A judge has granted Appalachian Regional Healthcare a temporary injunction, which means Coventry patients can continue using ARH services until November.
Posted: 06/20/2012 - A Middlesboro father, who allegedly shot and killed his son, will go on trial later this year.
Updated: 06/20/2012 - One year has passed since parts of Middlesboro and Kayjay were under water, but recovery efforts continue.
Updated: 06/19/2012 - Three cities across the coverage area are set to have similar alcohol votes. In one of those cities, a mayor is publicly supporting expanding sales.
Updated: 06/18/2012 - Officials say the number of black lung cases is increasing in our region, and it is even showing up in surface miners now.
Posted: 06/15/2012 - The Kentucky Community and Technical College System board of regents voted to increase tuition by nearly 4%.
Posted: 06/15/2012 - Two Middlesboro men are facing burglary charges.
Updated: 06/15/2012 - The decision to close three more Bell County fire departments will end up in court. The Bell County Judge-Executive is asking a federal judge to issue a restraining order to keep the fire departments open.
Posted: 06/15/2012 - The Council on Postsecondary Education has already voted to allow KCTCS to increase tuition as much as four percent.
Posted: 06/14/2012 - Judge Executive Albey Brock says Brownies Creek, Clear Creek, and possibly Calloway are on the chopping block.