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Vice President Mike Pence visits Corbin, says ‘Kentucky and America needs four more years of Matt Bevin…’

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence stopped at a downtown Corbin restaurant Friday afternoon to campaign for incumbent Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin. It was a capacity crowd at Shep’s Place, a restaurant and sports bar on Main Street, for Pence who was traveling with Bevin and...

Harold Levi Lee

Harold Levi Lee, age 76, passed away peacefully Wednesday, October 30, 2019, at his home surrounded by family and friends.  He was the son of the late Irene and Roland Lee, born to them on August 29, 1943, in Girdler. Harold was a former employee of Whayne Supply in Corbin.  He...

Perry Lawson

Perry Lawson, age 92, of Williamsburg, KY, passed away Thursday, October 31, 2019 at Baptist Health Corbin. He was born February 11, 1927 in Williamsburg, KY, to the late James George “Pidge” and Rebecca Faulkner Lawson. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by: his...

Kentucky Street going back to ‘the way it was’

Traffic flow and parking on Kentucky Street in Corbin is going back to the way it was. The City of Corbin recently moved the centerline for parts of Kentucky Street, eliminated parking on the right hand side of the road and created designated parking spots on the left hand side...
Posted On 01 Nov 2019

Local attorneys making troubled building viable

With its numerous businesses, including multiple restaurants, bars and event spaces, Main Street in Corbin is a hive of activity. Local attorneys Seth Reeves and Wes Tipton are seeking to expand that beyond Main Street, and the building that once housed a car dealership and, most...

Corbin student teacher starts winter clothing drive

A student teacher at Corbin Elementary School is leading a drive to collect winter clothing for students in need. Brittney Johnson, who is working under the tutelage of math teacher Wendy Philpot, is set to graduate from the University of the Cumberlands in December. “One of the...

Scenes from Williamsburg Kiwanis Club Collectibles Show

The Williamsburg Kiwanis Club held its first ever collectibles show at the Williamsburg Tourism and Convention Center Saturday.
Posted On 01 Nov 2019

Corbin wins third straight regional volleyball championship

With a 3-1 victory over South Laurel Thursday evening at Knox Central High School in Barbourville, the Corbin Lady Hounds volleyball team won its third consecutive 13th Region championship title.