, Corbin, KY


March 18, 2014

Ammonium nitrate spills in Louden

CORBIN — Ammonium nitrate spills in Louden

A Louden woman woke up around 9 a.m. Monday to find her front yard covered with what she thought was snow, only to learn a tractor-trailer overturned in her yard and spilled its contents — white ammonium nitrate.

Property owner hoping for variance voted down

Public hearing held for those living adjacent to W’burg land

London Tourism discusses hiring director

Monday’s meeting of the London Tourism and Convention Committee saw a discussion on the process of hiring a director.

Request to close downtown alley approved

On Monday, the Corbin City Commission unanimously approved the closing of the alley behind a building at 115 Main Street, pending the consent of all property owners along the alley who agree on the closing.

Police Roundup

Giving out false information to a sheriff’s deputy led to a Corbin man’s arrest in Laurel County Sunday night.

Two sent to hospital after 25E crash

A two-vehicle collision Monday afternoon at the intersection of U.S. 25E and Hazel Fork Road in the Gray community of Knox County sent two people to the hospital complaining of injuries, and slowed down traffic on 25E for at least a half hour.

Arrest warrant issued after man fails to show in court

A man slated for a sentencing hearing Monday ended up with an arrest warrant after he failed to show in court.

Corbin woman indicted for stealing $30,000

A Corbin woman was indicted in Whitley County Circuit Court before Judge Paul Winchester Monday for theft after allegedly stealing $30,000.



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Grammy nominated singer John Waite has joined the 2014 NIBROC musical lineup. The Lancaster, England born rock star will take the NIBROC stage at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, according to Southern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Director Bruce Carpenter.

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Corbin, Williamsburg and Knox Central will all try to make a run in the 2014 KHSAA playoffs. The regular season opens August 22.

  • Must-See Football

    It’s never too early to talk about what games will be the big ones for the Tri-County high school football fans to watch this upcoming season. I’ve tried to narrow my list down to 10 games, but honestly, it really wasn’t easy to do — but I did manage to do it.
    Let’s just say things should be very entertaining, and interesting, for you the fan this season.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0729 PHILPOT FOR WEB.jpg Corbin names Philpot head baseball coach

    With just a little over two weeks passed since Rob Ledington announced his resignation as head coach of the Corbin Redhounds’ baseball team, Corbin School officials announced their choice his replacement.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

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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