City of London Tourism is asking for volunteers on Saturday, April 10 to help make the city look the best it can and to provide a clean place for residents and visitors alike.
FRANKFORT, Ky. - Senate President Robert Stivers’ (R-Manchester) bill that would allow the City of Corbin to annex into southern Laurel County is moving to the Senate Floor for vote, after it was passed out of the Standing Committee on State and Local Government Friday afternoon by a vote of 8-2.
LAUREL COUNTY — A London man was arrested Friday after it was reported a woman had a miscarriage caused by being severely beaten by the man.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky has more than 400 COVID-19 vaccination sites after adding 119 new sites this week, Gov. Andy Beshear said Thursday.
CORBIN – Baptist Health has reached a major milestone -- administering more than 100,000 COVID-19 doses (and counting) to patients in Kentucky and Southern Indiana. Baptist Health Corbin is responsible for giving 15,725 of those shots.
CORBIN — Babies born at Baptist Health Corbin during the month of February receive a made-with-love red hat from our volunteers. This red hat is a symbol, reminding our new moms and all women to guard their hearts by making healthy choices. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for wom…
Rep. Danny Bentley, R-Russell, holds an EpiPen as he presents House Bill 95, a bill that would cap cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin, in the House. | Photo courtesy of LRC
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Gov. Andy Beshear visited a Black church in Lexington on Wednesday to address COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in Kentucky's minority community.
TRI-COUNTY — Fur Ever Friends, Inc. has helped over 4,000 animals and counting from throughout the Tri-County area and beyond since 2008. To this day, the organization’s goals have remained the same — to promote rescue, rehabilitation and responsible pet ownership.
WHITLEY COUNTY -- During the Whitley County School District Board of Education meeting Monday, Superintendent John Siler announced that Vickie Reeves, cafeteria manager of Whitley Central Intermediate School, had won this month's Above and Beyond Award.
WHITLEY COUNTY — During a meeting Monday evening, the Whitley County School board approved schematic designs for the new Career and Technical Education Building set to be built on the high school’s campus.
CORBIN — A Facebook post inquiring into local art for the wall of a law office has now led one local lawyer to begin laying the groundwork for the opening of an art gallery in Corbin’s South Park Center.
Almost one year after state leaders announced school closures due to COVID-19, students in the Knox County Public Schools and Whitley County School District will soon return to the classroom.
A group demanding justice for the 19-year-old Corbin man, Phillip "Nick" Davenport, who was fatally shot by an off-duty Corbin police officer in the early hours on February 14 made their voices heard on Wednesday afternoon. The protestors began their march at Rotary Park before making their …
LONDON — A shooting that occurred in Laurel County early Wednesday morning is being investigated by Laurel County Sheriff's Office.
With age comes wisdom, and I have had many years to evaluate what I do. I have been carrying a “bug out” bag for years before they were even named such. When I was younger, it was common to modify an army surplus gas mask bag so the bag would hang vertically, making a durable, small carry-al…
Corbin Homecoming Queen Lauren Faulkner and King Isaac McVey were crowned Saturday before Corbin’s game against Lynn Camp.| Photo contributed
Over the last two weeks, our area was hit by multiple bouts of winter weather that left thousands without power and roads nearly impossible to drive on. Yet through the frustration and hardships brought on by the weather, there were a few bright spots I thought were worth mentioning.
CORBIN—A team of firefighters from the Corbin Fire Department answered the call for help from neighboring counties over the weekend.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – The amount of COVID-19 vaccine coming to Kentucky is getting a boost, Gov. Andy Beshear said during a Tuesday press briefing and he is also recommending an increase of in-person classes at schools.
WHITLEY COUNTY — Whitley County School District announced on Tuesday that it is looking to return student to in-person classes March 8.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tiger Woods was seriously injured Tuesday when his SUV crashed into a median, rolled over and ended up on its side near a steep road in suburban Los Angeles known for wrecks, authorities said. The golf superstar had to be pulled out through the windshield, and his agent sa…
FRANKFORT, Ky. — The battle between state Rep. Robert Goforth (R-KY), and a group of petitioners continued Monday morning when the petitioners filed a motion alleging wrongful dismissal of his impeachment from the House.
LAUREL COUNTY - The Laurel County Sheriff’s Department arrested two individuals on Monday afternoon on rape, sodomy and sexual abuse charges.
CORBIN — The officer involved in the fatal shooting of a 19-year-old Corbin man was officially identified Friday as the Corbin Police Department released more details about the shooting. Family and friends of the teenager say the details don't portray the man they knew.
CORBIN – Baptist Health Corbin has opened its COVID-19 vaccination schedule to area residents age 60 and older. People in this age category can now schedule an appointment through ScheduleYourVaccine.com as slots become available.
Almost one year after state leaders announced school closures due to the novel coronavirus, students in the Knox County Public Schools will soon return to the classroom for five days a week instruction.
West Knox Volunteer Fire Department responded to a commercial vehicle fire around 8:35 a.m. Friday on the I-75 exit 29 southbound ramp. The road was closed for about 40 minutes as firefighters worked the scene. Keavy and Corbin Fire Departments assisted as well. | Photo contributed
ASHLAND, Ky. (KT) – A portion of eastern Kentucky remains in the dark from back-to-back ice storms with Kentucky Power reporting 11,500 still waiting for power to be restored.
CORBIN — A Corbin man was arrested after shots were fired during a domestic dispute on Sunday at a residence on Dogwood Trace in Corbin.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Sunday saw another drop in new COVID-19 cases, deaths, and the positivity rate, according to figures released by Gov. Andy Beshear’s office.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (KT) – For almost a year now, Kentucky Baptist churches have tried to navigate the pandemic path. It’s a place where they have never been, and the experience has been both frightening and illuminating.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (KT) — As COVID infection rates begin to slowly decline, a recent study reveals the number of mental health-related medical visits for children is rising.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Gov. Andy Beshear has joined in urging Kentuckians who lack health insurance to take advantage of new opportunities now available to sign up for coverage.
CORBIN — The Corbin Board of Education honored February’s Difference Maker, Carla Lawson, a kindergarten teacher at Corbin Primary School.
CORBIN -- The Corbin Arq Plant is continuing to move forward with the announcement of $10 million expansion funding from Community Trust Bank, Inc. (CTBI) guaranteed by the USDA's business and industry initiative.
LONDON — The longer No. 2 ranked North Laurel goes unbeaten, the more statewide media attention the Jaguars receive.
CORBIN — On Friday, Corbin Police Chief Rusty Hedrick officially identified the police officer who fatally shot a 19-year-old* Corbin man last Sunday.
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He is survived by his brother Michael L. Cooper of Louisville, uncle-in-law Paul Frey of Indianapolis, uncle Donald B. Shelton of Lexington, and uncle and aunt, Tom and Sharon Shelton, of Williamsburg. No service.
Mae Alsip, age 88, of Corbin, passed away on Saturday February 6, 2021 at the Heritage in Corbin. She was born in Whitley County, KY a daughter of the late Bird and Lula Rogers Bunch. Mae loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and she was a member of the Whipporwwill Pentecostal Chu…
- Officer identified in fatal shooting of 19-year-old
- UPDATE: Hypothermia determined as cause of death for two found dead in Laurel
- Report says 16 rural Kentucky hospitals are at risk of closing; provides 2017-18 financial data for hospitals, 2019 for most
- Stivers introduces bill that would allow cities to annex into third county, putting southern Laurel exit annexation into question
- Local lawyer plans to open art gallery in Corbin
- OBITUARY: Retired Corbin Police Dept. K-9 Jett passes away
- Officer in fatal shooting officially identified, more details released
- Corbin man arrested after reportedly shooting into floor next to girlfriend
- Protestors demand justice for man fatally shot by police officer
- Richmond Police Department officer disciplined, another resigns after violations