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Knox, Laurel, and Whitley counties all report double-digit increases in COVID-19 cases Wednesday

Knox, Laurel and Whitley counties all reported double-digit increases in the number of new COVID-19 cases Wednesday. The Knox County Health Department (KCHD) reported 48 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, including one case involving a child. “We have been notified that 21 of these...
Posted On 04 Nov 2020

Photo Gallery: Cumberland River Green Dot Halloween Spooktacular

About 200 people turned out recently for the Cumberland River Green Dot program’s indoor trunk or treat event, which was held at The Corbin Center.  
Posted On 04 Nov 2020

Whitley County Cooperative Extension seeking veterans photos for Veterans Day

Nov. 11 is Veterans Day and the Whitley County Cooperative Extension in Williamsburg is planning a display to honor those who served. Photos of local veterans, whether they served in war, or during peacetime, may be dropped off by Friday at the Extension Community Art Center...

Front loader stolen in Indiana located in Lily

A front end loader that had been stolen out of Indiana was recovered on Oct. 29 in the Lily area. Laurel County Sheriff’s Deputies reportedly located the Caterpillar 988b, valued at $50,000 to $60,000 in the lot of a business on U.S. 25. “We got a tip that it was there,” said...

Remembering Barbara Neubert, Williamsburg’s first female mayor

Barbara Neubert was a fire cracker. While she may have been small in stature, that little lady packed quite a bit of energy in a small package. Barbara was a fixture in the Williamsburg community for what seemed like forever. She was a smart, classy lady, who you often saw...
Posted On 04 Nov 2020

One DUI stop results in two DUI arrests

One potential DUI Thursday afternoon in Corbin became two after a Corbin Police officer reportedly watched as the driver and passenger in the pickup truck changed seats as he attempted to conduct a traffic stop. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to...

Drowning suspected in death of man found in Upper Briar Creek

The Whitley County Sheriff’s Department and Whitley County Coroner’ Office are conducting a death investigation regarding a deceased victim, whose body was pulled from the 500 block of the Upper Briar Creek area Friday morning. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today,...
Posted On 04 Nov 2020

Barbara Neubert remembered as the first female mayor in Williamsburg history

Barbara Neubert had a lot of firsts in her life. 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
Posted On 04 Nov 2020

Corbin City Commission getting two new members; W’burg City Council remains unchanged

The Corbin City Commission was assured of, at least two new members when the campaign began, and that is what it will see as Allison Moore and Seth Reeves will join incumbents Trent Knuckles and Brandon Shepherd on the commission. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents...

Nearly 55 percent of registered Whitley County voters cast their ballots

Whatever the final outcome when the deadline for mail-in ballots to be received passes Friday afternoon, a big victory for democracy was scored in Whitley County as 55 percent of voters went to the polls. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get...
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