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Second Annual Kayaking for Kids Kayak Race set for Aug. 4

Are you a competitive kayaker or Jon Boat owner? Have you never kayaked a day in your life, but always thought it is something that you could like to try? Either way you are in luck thanks to the Second Annual Kayaking for Kids Kayak Race, which will take place on Saturday, Aug....
Posted On 25 Jul 2018

Williamsburg man facing robbery charge

A Williamsburg man is facing a robbery charge after allegedly breaking into a man’s home earlier this month and threatening to kill him and other family members in addition to burning the home down, according to court documents. Whitley County Sheriff’s Deputy Jason Strunk...
Posted On 25 Jul 2018

W’burg City Council discusses George Hayes Road status

It’s been more than three months since a portion of George Hayes Road in Williamsburg partially collapsed, and it still isn’t fixed. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 25 Jul 2018

Reward offered for lost bible

A Williamsburg man is offering a reward for the return of a lost family heirloom – his bible. “It has a leather cover on it with a marijuana leaf on one side and praying hands on the other side,” said B.J. Leach. “The cover is genuine leather. I made it myself. My daughter gave...
Posted On 25 Jul 2018

Second Annual Copperhead Trail Ride set for Saturday, July 28

If you are a motorcycle rider, who likes to go on group rides with lots of turns, then you are in luck. The Second Annual Copperhead Trail Ride will take place Saturday morning. Best of all, there is no charge. “It’s a free ride. All the riders and co-riders are going to receive...
Posted On 25 Jul 2018

Whitley County UNITE Coalition discusses hepatitis A statistics

Consider this. Kentucky typically has about 20 cases of hepatitis A diagnosed each year, but as of June there had already been 969 reported cases statewide. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 25 Jul 2018

Beat the Heat Color Me Pink race set for Aug. 3

Want to help out those fighting cancer and get a little exercise while you are at it? This year’s Beat the Heat Color Me Pink one-mile race will take place on Friday, Aug. 3. Registration will start at 7 p.m. at Bill Woods Park and the race will begin at 8 p.m. on the Main Street...
Posted On 25 Jul 2018

New Whitley County Fair Board off to a good start

The Whitley County Fair returned last week after a one-year absence with a new fair board and some new events. Considering that this was pretty much a rebuilding year for the fair, I thought it went really well. Friday night’s mud bog probably drew hundreds of people for some...
Posted On 25 Jul 2018

Volunteers scour city in effort to #keepcorbinclean

Approximately 20 people turned out Saturday morning to help #keepcorbinclean. After meeting up at Sanders Park at 9 a.m. to enjoy breakfast provided by the Southern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and organize into groups, the volunteers spread out across the city with trash bags...

Winners of 2018 Whitley County Fair Farm and Home Exhibits announced

The winners of the 2018 Whitley County Fair Farm and Home Exhibits have been released. They are as follows: 1 – FOOD AND FOOD PRESERVATION Jar Tomatoes – whole, quartered or crushed – 1st Place – Kayla Hendrickson. Jar Sweet Cucumber Pickles – 1st Place –...