, Corbin, KY


  • Pat White Jr. keeps Whitley Judge/Exec seat

    Incumbent candidate for Whitley County Judge/Executive Pat White Jr. got to keep his seat Tuesday after the primary election results were tallied — but he will be faced with a new fiscal court next term.

    May 21, 2014

  • McConnell calls Grimes ‘new face for the status quo’

    Republican U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell told reporters at the Bowling Green Airport on Monday the general election campaign against almost certain Democratic nominee Alison Lundergan Grimes will begin Wednesday as soon as Tuesday’s primary election is over.

    May 20, 2014

  • Confident Grimes appears ready to take on McConnell

    The woman who wants to topple five-term incumbent Republican U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell and become the first woman elected to the Senate from Kentucky rolled into the state’s largest city Monday afternoon, sounding like she’s itching for a fight.

    May 20, 2014

  • McConnell, Bevin confident of victory

    This small out of the way town of 214 near the Kentucky-Tennessee line isn’t exactly on the beaten political path, resting in a corner of Monroe County where it borders Allen and Barren counties.

    May 19, 2014

  • Grimes calls for Stanford to reverse coal divestment decision

    Likely Democrat U.S. Senate candidate Alison Grimes launched her 50-county jobs tour last week, just as news broke of Stanford University’s decision to divest its stock in coal companies, which could jeopardize many Eastern Kentucky jobs.

    May 13, 2014

  • 16th District Senate race causing stir among Republicans

    It’s not a tea party challenge from the right, but a Republican primary for a state senate seat in the 16th District is ruffling some Republican feathers.

    May 13, 2014

  • 89th District House race is on

    Three Republican candidates are vying for a chance to represent Kentucky’s 89th District in the Kentucky House of Representatives in the May 20 primary.

    May 12, 2014

  • Candidates discuss commissary fund generated by inmates

    The eight Whitley County Jailer candidates who gathered at Williamsburg City Hall for a candidate forum all offered their ideas on running the county’s detention center Monday.

    May 8, 2014

  • Jailer candidates meet in forum

    Eight of the 11 Whitley County Jailer candidates gathered in Williamsburg City Hall Monday to let citizens know what they plan to do if they are elected to the seat.

    May 6, 2014

  • Matt Bevin hedges on supporting McConnell

    The odds appear long, time is running out and some seen to be writing off Matt Bevin’s chances of beating incumbent, five-term Republican U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell in the May 20 GOP primary.

    May 1, 2014