By Jeff Noble
The Keeneland Association confirmed today that the Lexington-based racetrack will build a quarter horse racing track near Corbin.
The track will be operated as a joint venture between Keeneland and Full House Resorts of Nevada. The two will buy the Thunder Ridge track in Prestonsburg and move it to the Corbin area.
While he did not discuss specifics, Keeneland Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer Vince Gabbert did confirm Friday morning a couple of locations south of Corbin along the Interstate 75 corridor were being looked at.
The Times-Tribune will have more on this developing story in Saturday's edition.
By Jeff Noble
Knox County Sheriff's Department netted eight drug trafficking suspects Monday morning. One of those suspects, Bradley Hinkle, was escorted from his home by Deputy Drew Wilson, Deputy Kelly Faris (in house), Chief Deputy Derek Eubanks, Sheriff John Pickard, and Deputy Harold Mays.
Eight arrested in Knox drug roundup
Threats of rain did not stop the Knox County Sheriff’s Office from rounding up and arresting eight drug-trafficking suspects Monday morning.
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Corbin's Kevin Goins fires a pitch during Monday's 8-0 win over Williamsburg. Goins pitched a complete game shutout, giving up just two hits in seven innings.
Eight is Enough
South Laurel pitcher Hagan Burns brought her ‘A’ game to the mound during the Lady Cardinals’ 15-0 win over Whitley County Monday.
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Keith Decker accepts his award for Kentucky Missionary of the Year.
Keith Decker named Ky. Missionary of the Year for Cedaridge work
Kentucky Missionary of the Year Keith Decker takes no credit for the success of the work he oversees in the foothills of Appalachia. The credit, he says, goes to the Lord.
- Keith Decker named Ky. Missionary of the Year for Cedaridge work
Adam Edelen’s Leadership by Example
We are blessed with the presence of inspiring leaders who bring people together to make remarkable achievements. Sadly we also observe leaders whose obsession is self-gratification.
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Making homemade apple butter at the Redbud Festival.
Redbud Fest kicks off Friday
The Redbud Festival is right around the corner for Barbourville.
- Redbud Fest kicks off Friday