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Retired U.S. Army veteran, father of four wins new car

Retired U.S. Army veteran and father of four Andrew Modica got a nice surprise Friday. He won a brand new car. Andrew Modica, who lives near Woodbine, won the new 2018 Hyundai Sonata SCL through a Hyundai of Somerset promotional flier that he got in the mail. At first he thought...
Posted On 13 Jun 2018

Wildcat Harley hosting, ‘The Moving Wall’ Vietnam memorial

The moving wall is coming to Laurel County. Wildcat Harley–Davidson in London will host the 3/5 scale replica of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C. Thursday through Monday At its highest point, the replica is six feet tall and contains the names of the 58,318 military...

My 25 years in journalism have been a wild, crazy ride

Last week marked an interesting milestone for me professionally speaking. I have now been working as a professional journalist for 25 consecutive years. It has been a wild and crazy ride. To say the least, it has not been an ordinary life. I have met and interviewed every...
Posted On 13 Jun 2018

Dryer fire blamed for Friday morning blaze

A Williamsburg man was able to escape his burning home early Friday morning thanks to a smoke alarm alerting him of the blaze. Goldbug Volunteer Fire Chief Brandon Woods said that the fire occurred in a doublewide trailer located at 473 Airport Road. “They guy living there was...
Posted On 13 Jun 2018

Prosecutor drops state charges after Sutton gets 30-year federal prison sentence

A Corbin man, who was sentenced to 30 years in federal prison on May 30 for trying to take out a hit on four people, including two prosecutors, had a Whitley County charge against him dismissed recently. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a...
Posted On 13 Jun 2018

Home where triple homicide occurred sells at auction

An Emlyn home, which was the scene of a 2017 triple homicide and that partially burned in late 2017, has been sold through a special master commissioner. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 13 Jun 2018

Whitley County providing new option for proper flag disposal

Do you have a tattered old American flag that you replaced or one that needs to be replaced, and you just don’t know how to retire it properly? Thanks to the Whitley County Fiscal Court, the Kentucky Association of Counties (KACo), and the National Association of Counties (NACo),...
Posted On 13 Jun 2018

Late night fire destroys Prewitt Bend Road home

Despite the efforts of firefighters from three departments, a Prewitt Bend Road home sustained severe damage due to a fire late Monday evening, and is a total loss. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 13 Jun 2018

Corbin City Commission proposes project-packed budget

The Corbin City Commission plans to spend $200,000 less in the coming year, but if approved, the 2018-19 fiscal year budget includes a new pumper for the fire department, four new cruisers for the police department, a new truck for recycling, expansion of the Larry Stevens...

Movie, art events happening in Downtown Corbin Saturday

Whether you are a fan of the visual arts or seeking to add an original piece of art for your home or other personal space, downtown Corbin may have what you are looking for Saturday. The Corbin Arts and Literary League will be hosting, “Art in the Park” at NIBROC Park. Artists...
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