1901: John Taylor was killed in St. Louis, Missouri by an automobile. He was the first person from Bell County to die in a car accident.
1919: Members of various church choirs and the Choral Club joined in singing Christmas carols around the Community Christmas Tree at Fountain Square.
1923: A report of giving by Bell County fraternal and religious organizations noted that 329 baskets of food as well as clothing and money were given out with a total of 1050 persons helped. In addition, the Empty Stocking Fund provided 90 baskets and the Salvation Army distributed toys to 300 children.
1937: The newspaper reported that members of the Howard family are distant relatives of the new Duchess of Windsor, formerly Wallis Warfield.
1950: Brothers Ancil and Raymond Cadle died when their light plane crashes near Shawanee, Tennessee. Ancil was part owner of Cadle and Shoffer Hardware. Raymond operated the Pinnacle Café on Avondale Ave. in Middlesboro.