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Whitley County reports 37 new COVID-19 cases Sunday, 29 new cases Monday

Whitley County’s number of COVID-19 cases grew significantly Monday with the announcement that nine new cases had been reported Saturday, 37 new cases Sunday, and 29 new cases Monday. The Whitley County Health Department also reported 21 new cases Friday, 28 new cases Thursday,...
Posted On 05 Oct 2020

Glenn Michael Day

Glenn Michael Day, age 69, of Morley (Duff), Tennessee, passed away Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at the Summit View of Rock Top Nursing Home. He was born February 18, 1951 in Jellico, Tennessee. Michael was an officer since 1980, he served Campbell County and the Jellico Police...

Emergency room doctor charged with leading Kentucky State Police on high-speed chase through Corbin Sunday night

A physician, who works at Baptist Health Corbin as an ER doctor, told Kentucky State Police that he panicked when he saw them hit their blue lights and led them on a pursuit through Corbin that reached speeds of 140 mph Sunday night. Keith A. Clifton, 64, of Corbin, was charged...

The Kentucky Wildlands, ExecuTrain partner on hospitality program for southern and eastern Kentucky businesses

The Kentucky Wildlands and ExecuTrain announced a partnership Monday to help businesses in southern and eastern Kentucky improve their bottom line by improving their customer service. They are working together to create the new The Kentucky Wildlands Hospitality Program for any...
Posted On 05 Oct 2020

Bill St. John

Bill St. John, age 67, of Corbin, passed away on Monday, October 5, 2020 at his home. Born in Corbin, he was a retired security guard, and Baptist by faith. Bill loved sports, especially UK basketball and football; in addition, his other favorite teams were the Green Bay Packers,...

Sandra Renfro Kirchdorfer

Sandra Renfro Kirchdorfer, of Louisville, 81, passed away at Symphony at Oak Lawn on October 4, 2020. She was born March 16, 1939 in Williamsburg, Ky to the late Cleo Blevins and Oswald Renfro. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Robert O. Kirchdorfer. She is survived...

W’burg man charged with first-degree assault for allegedly beating man with bat

A Williamsburg man was arrested Friday night after allegedly beating a man with a bat in the parking lot of the Jellico Save-a-Lot. Arvilee Croley, 67, has been charged with one count of first-degree assault. Whitley County Sheriff’s Deputy Mike Lawson stated in the arrest...

Eunice Marie House

Eunice Marie House, age 97, the wife of the late John D. House of Betty Lane, London, Kentucky, passed away on Monday, October 5, 2020 at her residence. Due to the risks associated with large gatherings during the Covid-19 Pandemic, the family has chosen a graveside service to be...