TheTimesTribune.com, Corbin, KY

Homepage

July 19, 2012

Closer to Home

Farmer’s Market opens in W’burg

CORBIN — By Charlotte Underwood / Staff Writer

Fresh fruits and veggies are a little closer to home now that the Whitley County Farmer’s Market has opened up in Williamsburg on Main Street. Open from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Tuesdays, the market is located across the street from city hall at the former UK Extension Office at 428 Main Street in downtown Williamsburg. The market opened officially on July 3.

“We thought this would not only make it easier on any elderly folks who had a hard time making it out to the farmer’s market at the Goldbug Extension office on Saturdays, but it also provides opportunities for folks to stop by and pick something up after work in the middle of the week,” said Whitley County 4-H Extension Agent David Perry.

Everything from fruits and vegetables, to honey, jams, jellies and handmade craft items are available at the market.

1
Text Only
Homepage
0418 Cast of "The Drowsy Chaperone" 2.jpg

Cast of "The Drowsy Chapersone"

  • The Drowsy Chaperone

    It’s called “A musical within a comedy,” and Thursday night at the Betty Hamilton Center for Performing Arts at Corbin High School, CHS Redhound Theatre pulled out the stops for their production of “The Drowsy Chaperone,” a parody of American musical comedy in the 1920’s.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

Local News
Local Sports
0418 SLHS Brittany Vandeventer.jpg

South Laurel's Brittany Vandeventer slides safely in to third base during Thursday's win over Corbin.

  • Driver's Seat

    The South Laurel Lady Cardinals escaped with a 4-3 victory over the Corbin Lady Redhounds after an exciting play at the plate that secured them the win.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Jaguars split home contest with Middlesboro

    The North Laurel boys and girls tennis teams had mixed results when Middlesboro paid a visit.

    April 18, 2014

Editorials
Features
0412 Keith Decker.jpg

Keith Decker accepts his award for Kentucky Missionary of the Year.

Letters
Entertainment
  • Floss, Pyatt to perform at Corbin High

    Promising “An Evening of Fun and Entertainment,” humorist, comedian and storyteller Howard Floss will join multi-award winning singer and songwriter Dale Pyatt on stage in Corbin on Saturday, May 17.

    April 16, 2014

Front page
Featured Ads
Poll
AP Video
Raw: More Than 100,000 Gather for Easter Sunday Raw: Greeks Celebrate Easter With "Rocket War" Police Question Captain, Crew on Ferry Disaster Raw: Orthodox Christians Observe Easter Rite Ceremony Marks 19th Anniversary of OKC Bombing Raw: Four French Journalists Freed From Syria Raw: Massive 7.2 Earthquake Rocks Mexico Captain of Sunken SKorean Ferry Arrested Raw: Fire Destroys 3 N.J. Beachfront Homes Raw: Pope Presides Over Good Friday Mass Raw: Space X Launches to Space Station Superheroes Descend on Capitol Mall Man Charged in Kansas City Highway Shootings Obama Awards Navy Football Trophy Anti-semitic Leaflets Posted in Eastern Ukraine Raw: Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Shakes Mexico City Ceremony at MIT Remembers One of Boston's Finest Raw: Students Hurt in Colo. School Bus Crash Deadly Avalanche Sweeps Slopes of Mount Everest
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Facebook