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Both Knox and Bell counties report additional COVID-19 fatalities Friday

Both Knox County and Bell County reported new COVID-19 fatalities Friday. The Knox County Health Department reported five new COVID-19 cases Friday, including three cases involving children. “We are also heartbroken to report one death today. It is always tragic to report any...
Posted On 28 Aug 2020

Dennis Parks

Dennis Parks, age 80, of Williamsburg, KY, passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020, at St. Joseph in London. He was born March 9, 1940 in Clearfield, TN to the late Kelsie and Minnie Huddleston Parks. He is survived by one son, Randy Parks of AZ; two grandchildren; two sisters, Sue...

Gov. Beshear orders flags to half-staff in honor of Corbin soldier

Gov. Andy Beshear has ordered flags to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise to sunset on Saturday, Aug. 29, in honor of a Corbin soldier who died in the Korean War, but whose remains were only recently identified. “We are all glad to have our Kentucky soldier home...
Posted On 28 Aug 2020
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Suzanne Eva Corley

Suzanne Eva Corley, 85, of Corbin, passed away on Wednesday, August 26, 2020, at Baptist Health Corbin.She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Corley. There will be no visitation or funeral service. Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home is serving the family and messages may be...

Charles Richard Fultz

Mr. Charles Richard Fultz, age 58, of Williamsburg, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, August 22, 2020.  He was born December 27, 1961 in Pine Knot, Kentucky. Richard was preceded in death by his wife, Christeen Nelson Fultz; parents, Leon and Susie Fultz; siblings, Cora, Butch,...

Donna Kaye Andrews

Donna Kaye Andrews, 74, of Corbin, passed away on Monday, August 24, 2020, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington. Born in Corbin, Donna was the daughter of the late Keith and Goldie Kathleen Johnson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her...

One WCHS football player tests positive for COVID-19, handful of other players in isolation

Friday, just one day after the Kentucky High School Athletic Association recommended that fall sports proceed as planned, it was announced that a football player at Whitley County High School had tested positive for COVID-19. “In an effort to keep our school family and community...

Marketplace on Main and 3rd businesses now starting to open in Williamsburg

After several months of anticipation, the brand new Marketplace on Main and 3rd is officially open for business in downtown Williamsburg. The Marketplace, owned by the University of the Cumberlands, features three individual businesses – Cumberland River Coffee Shop, Moonbow...

Corbin Superintendent Dave Cox gets high marks on his annual evaluation

Corbin Superintendent Dave Cox has received the equivalent of straight A’s on his report card following his recent annual evaluation by the Corbin Independent Board of Education. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please...
Posted On 28 Aug 2020