, Corbin, KY


March 12, 2014


CORBIN — B'ville Mayor Ousted

Council members unanimously vote to remove Thompson from office

Fire rekindles after Monday explosion

Woodbine, Rockholds fire departments respond

Fundraising deadline made at Tourism meeting

Friends of Colonel given until Dec. 31 to come up with statue money

Groundbreaking held for new school

Shovels got slammed into the dirt Tuesday morning next door to Pleasant View Elementary School — and that dirt was turned over to start a new chapter for that school.

Mountain View Lodge to be sold at public auction

Commissioner’s Sale will be Monday at Justice Center in Williamsburg

Academic recognition to change for 2016 CHS grads

Beginning with the graduating class of 2016, Corbin High School’s academic recognition will be based on the first page of a catalogue that’s now being distributed in the school.

Police Roundup

London man sought for scam

Southern Ky. Chamber hears from Cedaridge Ministries director

A new arm of assistance will likely be reaching out to those in need in Knox County — according to Keith Decker, who operates Cedaridge Ministries in Williamsburg.


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Whitley County Sheriff Colan Harrell (left) is shown with Joseph Russell Jones who was presented with a Purple Heart and a Medal of Honor Thursday.

  • A Well-Deserved Honor

    It was a spring night in May 1981 about eight or so miles south of Corbin.
    A crowd of folks were there — mothers, fathers, children and more.
    Musicians had prepared for a night of music at a concert open to the public.
    The venue was the Frontier Village Park, and many people were in attendance.
    Deputy Joseph Russell Jones was one of many law enforcement personnel assigned to security detail that day.

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

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Local Sports
  • LIKE IT OR NOT: A few tips for fantasy draft day

    As high school, college and pro football season approaches, so too does Fantasy Football draft day.

    August 1, 2014

  • Solid Finish

    The Tri-County Sports Authority’s Dirty Dawgs, a 16-under travel baseball team, placed second in the high school division of the Stars and Stripes July Bash, which was held in Knoxville, Tennessee last weekend.

    August 1, 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