, Corbin, KY


April 16, 2013


CORBIN — Local doctors in Boston Marathon when explosions hit

While Dr. Ronald S. Dubin did not see the two explosions that stopped the Boston Marathon on Monday, he and thousands of others running in the world-famous race quickly noticed something was seriously wrong.

Married couple in court for robbery, assault

Several details emerged in Whitley County District Court Monday about last week’s robbery and assault at Young’s Grocery in Whitley County.

Escapee, girlfriend appear in court

A recaptured escapee and his girlfriend appeared in front of Judge Fred White for their preliminary hearings Monday in Whitley County District Court.

Two walk away from U.S. 25W crash

Two people were able to walk away from a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 25W Monday afternoon.

Laurel weekend wreck kills one

A weekend traffic crash on KY 490 near the Crossroads Volunteer Fire Department has claimed the life of a Laurel County man.

Man charged with flashing constable

 A man in southern Kentucky went from a day at the lake to a night in jail.

Fur Ever Friends receives grant from ASPCA

Fur Ever Friends, Inc. is proud to announce that it has received a generous grant from the ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals).

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Former Barbourville Mayor David Thompson (right) gives one of the papers he’s signed to file for running for office to Knox County Clerk Mike Corey on Monday. Thompson — who was the city’s mayor from November 2006 to March 2014 — will be running for the mayor’s job again on November 4. Currently, Thompson and current Barbourville City Council Member Gary Williams are running for the city’s top spot.

  • David Thompson to run again

    The mayor’s race in Barbourville will have a familiar name on the November ballot.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

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The North Laurel All-Stars represented Kentucky at the Little League Softball Central Region Tournament in Indianapolis, Indiana. The team lost three straight games and was eliminated from the tournament.

  • End of the Line

    Recil Jones’ North Laurel 11-12 year-old All-Stars finished their stay in the Central Region Tournament with an 0-3 record after dropping a 9-4 decision to Wisconsin state champion Franklin Little League.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Knox County's state title run comes to an end

    The Knox County 11-year-old All Stars came in to Monday’s contest with Owensboro Southern knowing that the winner would move on to the semifinals of the state tournament.

    July 22, 2014

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Kelsey White

  • Local woman vyes for Miss Kentucky crown

    A Williamsburg woman is among the 32 contestants representing local scholarship pageants from across the state who will vye for the title of Miss Kentucky 2014. 

    July 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • July’s jumpin’ in Downtown Corbin

    After Thursday’s fun, festivities and fireworks during the Independence Day Block Party, how do you top the month best known as the sizzling center of summer?

    July 7, 2014