Nov 6, 2013
Middlesboro Daily News
Layoffs confirmed at Leeco and Blue...
On the same day Gov. Steve Beshear touted the Commonwealth's rank as ninth best economic climate in the country as being "proof that Kentucky's economy is heading in the right direction," according to "The Lane Report," the Eastern Kentucky coalfields felt the pain of another round of job cuts in the region.
Perry County Coal Miner Killed in Mining Accident
A Perry County coal miner lost his life in an underground mining accident Thursday afternoon.