CORBIN — A woman was taken to the hospital Monday following a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 25E near the Engineer Street Bridge, according to Corbin Police Department K-9 Officer Steve Meadors. The crash happened about 3:30 p.m. as Sarah Davenport drove a Ranger XLT toward Master Street and she swerved to avoid a slowed or stopped vehicle ahead of her. When Davenport swerved, witnesses said she crossed the centerline and struck an oncoming GMC Sierra pickup truck driven by Glenn Baker. Davenport’s passenger, Donna Hall, was entrapped in the vehicle and, once she was freed from the wreckage, she was transported to the hospital for treatment of her injuries. Davenport wasn’t injured and Baker suffered a minor bruise on his leg. No further details were available at press time. In addition to the Corbin Police Department, the city’s fire department and Knox County EMS responded.
Six fire departments battled a stubborn blaze Wednesday at a Laurel County tire recycling facility. The fire sent a black plume of smoke into the air that could be seen for miles.
Tire facility catches fire
Six fire departments battled a stubborn blaze Wednesday at a Laurel County tire recycling facility.
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North Laurel's Makayla Vires is this week's Fastpitch Player of the Week after tossing a no-hitter against Somerset.
Lady Redhounds roll past Whitley
The Corbin Lady Redhounds exploded for 11 runs in the first inning, and never looked back during their 13-0 rout of 50th District foe Whitley County.
The Whitley County Colonel tennis team picked up a win over Clay County, but the Lady Colonels dropped their match with the Lady Tigers this past week.
- Lady Redhounds roll past Whitley
Remember what Jesus said before dying on the cross
Before I started working here at the Times-Tribune, I was busy earning my college degree at the University of Kentucky.
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- Remember what Jesus said before dying on the cross
Melissa Bowling of London (left) and Paula Newman of Williamsburg (right) told their stories about donating their kidneys during an exhibit Tuesday at Baptist Health Corbin hospital, which included the display of the Donor Family Quilt. Standing behind Melissa is her husband, Chad, while standing behind Paula is her brother-in-law, Rick McKiddy of Corbin.
Kidney donors tell their story at hospital exhibit
The day Paula Newman of Williamsburg had surgery to donate her left kidney, she was part of five pairs of organ donors having surgeries at the same time.
- Kidney donors tell their story at hospital exhibit
Bicyclists of all stages of expertise will be able to practice their bike-handling skills in a controlled setting at Barbourville's new Skill Track.
Ribbon cutting held for Skill Park
Bicycling enthusiasts are tailwhipping. They’re front flipping. And they’re getting airborne.
- Ribbon cutting held for Skill Park