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  1. Mobley thriving at EKURead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Though his sudden decision last December to transfer stunned Wildcats coaches, the move just down the road from Lexington has turned out well for Mobley and the Colonels entering Saturday night's game against Eastern Illinois . As EKU's featured back Mobley has rushed for five touchdowns and an OVC-best 530 yards and ranks third nationally in the FCS at 8.2 yards per carry.

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  2. How much longer for Harlan County?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Sometimes I wonder if the people in Hal Rogers' office get a kick out of sending me emails touting road projects in eastern Kentucky. Of course, all the road project emails I've received over the decade or so from them have one thing in common - none of them mention Harlan County.

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  3. Schools struggle as families flee coal countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Middlesboro Daily News

    When it opened in 1990 amid boom times deep in eastern Kentucky coal country, Shelby Valley High School had nearly 1,000 students, with enough demand that it built an addition the next year. Now the mines are closing, and the school big enough for 1,200 students sits at half capacity.

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  4. Citizens back tobacco banRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Citing Kentucky's continued worst state ranking in smoking and cancer deaths, Governor Steve Beshear announced Thursday that all executive branch state property campuses will be tobacco-free effective November 20 - the day of the Great American Smokeout. The decision is supported by a large majority of Kentuckians says Susan Zepeda, President/CEO of the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.

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  5. Citizens back tobacco banRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Citing Kentucky's continued worst state ranking in smoking and cancer deaths, Governor Steve Beshear announced Thursday that all executive branch state property campuses will be tobacco-free effective November 20 - the day of the Great American Smokeout. The decision is supported by a large majority of Kentuckians says Susan Zepeda, President/CEO of the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.

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  6. SOAR questions lingerRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Does surface mining harm the health of people in the east Kentucky coal field? And why haven't more elected officials participated in this summer's meetings to gather ideas to diversify and improve the economy of Appalachian Kentucky? Those were the two biggest questions raised Friday as 18 leaders of the Shaping Our Appalachian Region initiative ... (more)

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  7. EKCEP to host 'Mega Job Fair' Aug. 26Read the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Eastern Kentuckians looking for a new job or career will have the chance to apply with nearly 20 employers from a variety of industries this month during the Mega Job Fair in Hazard.

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  8. McConnell, Rogers visit Bell CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Daily NewsA crowd gathers in front of the stage as Sen. Mitch McConnell and Congressman Hal Rogers enters the Combs Group building on Thursday.

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  9. McConnell, Rogers visit Bell CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Daily NewsA crowd gathers in front of the stage as Sen. Mitch McConnell and Congressman Hal Rogers enters the Combs Group building on Thursday.

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  10. SOAR public listening sessions plannedRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    The Shaping Our Appalachian Region Education and Retraining Working Group will host a series of six public listening sessions throughout July, beginning with a session in Hazard on July 8. Jeff Whitehead, executive director of the Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program Inc. serves as chair of the working group. 2 comments

  11. Honoring 50 years of community actionRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Gov. Steve Beshear has issued a proclamation declaring May as Community Action Month in recognition of the transformational work that Community Action Agencies perform at the local and state levels.

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  12. County rescued from sight of male n...Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    In case you missed it, it appears Floyd County has emerged unscathed from a crisis of moral turpitude.

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  13. Job Club helps launch new career for Sharon WoolumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Sharon Woolum hit her low point in the fall of 2011 when her husband suddenly passed away and she was thrust into the role of being her family's primary caregiver.

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  14. Time to control crabgrass is nowRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    While the winter may have wreaked havoc on many desirable plants, it did little to affect crabgrass, the most common weed in Kentucky lawns.

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