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Former Rockcastle deputy jailer convicted of civil rights violations

A Mt. Vernon man was convicted Thursday by a federal jury in London for violating the civil rights of an inmate who was in his custody. After seven hours of deliberation, following a four-day trial, the jury convicted 25-year-old Derek Steven Clark, a former deputy jailer at the...
Posted On 25 Jul 2020
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Whitley County Fiscal Court approves purchase of second garbage truck

Following up on the success of Whitley County beginning to offer trash collection service, the Whitley County Fiscal Court approved the purchase of a second truck Tuesday as it looks to expand its service area throughout the county. “Right now, we have around 400 customers and...

Corbin Tourism Director talks addition of chess set to downtown, plans to refurbish volleyball courts, more

When the location for the new Corbin Splash Pad was changed from North Main Street across from Sanders Park to South Main Street across from Corbin City Hall, the Corbin Tourism Commission worked to develop a new plan for the lot it owns. The plans for that lot as part of ...

OpEd: COVID relief bill must go beyond funding to address rural Kentucky’s physician shortage

(OpEd By Dr. Ram Sanjeev Alur, who is the founder of Physicians for American Healthcare Access (PAHA). Physicians for American Healthcare Access (PAHA) is a member-based organization with hundreds of doctors working throughout the country. PAHA’s membership consists of...
Posted On 25 Jul 2020
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