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School safety fundraising effort for Corbin schools exceeds $40,000

Local attorney Shane Romines is continuing the effort to ensure Corbin Independent Schools two school resource officers remain on the job beyond the end of the school year. In a video posted on the Copeland and Romines Law Office Facebook page, Romines announced the fundraising...

Corbin Police investigating ‘suspicious individual’ seen outside preschool playground

Corbin Police are investigating after receiving a complaint of a suspicious man outside the playground at Corbin Preschool. Superintendent Dave Cox said one of the school system’s school resource officers, was called to the school on Master Street at about 11 a.m. after teachers...

Two Corbin Elementary students facing charges over school threats

Two Corbin Elementary School students are facing terroristic threatening charges after making threatening comments during school Friday morning. “It was nothing specific,” said Superintendent Dave Cox, explaining that another student overheard the comment and told a teacher. The...

Croley, Mountjoy honored at Leader of the Year banquet

Whitley County Coroner Andy Croley said he’s thankful for the “tight knit” community full of positive influences he’s had during his lifetime, and called being named Leader of the Year a “humbling” experience. Croley was presented the award last Thursday during the Leadership...

Five Whitley County Colonels sign to play college football Friday

Five Whitley County Colonel football players signed letters of intent to continue their playing careers at the collegiate level Friday morning.

Whitley County falls to South Laurel in 50th District championship Thursday

The Whitley County Lady Colonels had an uncharacteristic off night shooting the ball, but a strong defensive effort kept them within reach of the South Laurel Lady Cardinals throughout Thursday night’s 50th District championship game at Corbin High School.