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Laurel, Knox, Bell counties report new COVID-19 cases Wednesday

Laurel, Knox, and Bell counties all reported new COVID-19 cases Wednesday with neither Whitley nor McCreary counties reporting any new cases for at least the last two days. The Laurel County Health Department reported eight new COVID-19 cases Wednesday out of which one person is...
Posted On 19 Aug 2020

CSX Corporation to repair rail crossing at KY 296 in Whitley County on Thursday, Aug. 20

CSX Corporation has advised that the railroad crossing at KY 296 (mile point 1.61) in Whitley County will be closed on Thursday, Aug. 20 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. A detour will be in place during the work hours. Motorists may experience delays. This message is provided as a courtesy...
Posted On 19 Aug 2020
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W’burg man facing robbery-related charge

A Williamsburg man who allegedly hit an Ollie’s employee with a car as the employee was attempting to apprehend suspected shoplifters Thursday afternoon, has been charged with facilitation to commit first-degree robbery. Corbin Police arrested Brent A. Stevens following the...

Teens charged with leading police on two-county high speed chase

What began as an investigation into a vehicle seen doing donuts in the parking lot at the Williamsburg Save-a-Lot Sunday night, ended with a high-speed chase through Williamsburg and out Ky. 92 into McCreary County and the arrest of two Ohio men for multiple traffic and drug...

Corbin Police arrest Ohio man who allegedly stabbed girlfriend Friday

Corbin Police arrested an Ohio man who allegedly stabbed his girlfriend at a Chestnut Ave. residence early Friday morning. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a Member? Join Us

The Arena will rock while maintaining social distancing Saturday night

This Saturday, Aug. 22, at 8 p.m. Thunderstruck: America’s AC/DC and The Classic Rock Experience will take the Corbin Arena stage. Tickets are only $20 and can be purchased at the door although patrons are encouraged to pre-purchase tickets if possible. The box office is open M-F...
Posted On 19 Aug 2020
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Senate candidate Amy McGrath visits Williamsburg

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Amy McGrath, who is challenging long-time incumbent Republican Senator Mitch McConnell this fall, made multiple campaign stops in the Tri-County area Monday. She started the day making campaign stops in Williamsburg at Moonbow Mercantile,...
Posted On 19 Aug 2020

Electronic Edition for 8-19-2020

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Corbin man gets year in jail after pleading guilty to attempting to sell four-year-old

A Corbin man charged with offering to sell a four-year-old child for $2,500, will spend one year in jail after pleading guilty Monday. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a Member? Join Us

Corbin City Commission retains attorney in response to London approving first reading of annexation of property off of Exit 29

The Corbin City Commission met in executive session for more than 30 minutes Monday night, after which it voted unanimously to retrain an attorney in response to the London City Council’s approval of the first reading of an ordinance that would annex down Interstate 75 and along...
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