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Governor honors late Corbin physician, who died Saturday after battling COVID-19

During his daily press conference Thursday, Gov. Andy Beshear honored a Corbin doctor who died recently after battling COVID-19. Dr. Mohammad Jawed, a loving father to three daughters, a beloved husband and one of our frontline health care workers, was only 59 when he passed away...
Posted On 05 Nov 2020

Whitley County reports two new COVID-19 deaths Thursday

For the second time this week, the Whitley County Health Department has reported additional COVID-19 fatalities. “We are terribly sad to report two more deaths as well,” the Whitley County Health Department wrote in a release Thursday. The Whitley County Health Department...
Posted On 05 Nov 2020

Gov. Beshear reports 80 Kentucky counties now COVID–19 red zones

Gov. Andy Beshear announced Thursday that 80 of Kentucky’s 120 counties are now COVID–19 incidence rate red zones. “Virtually the entire state is seeing a surge,” Beshear said adding that 38 of the remaining 40 counties are now orange. Russell and Owen counties are the two yellow...

St. Joseph London offering free flu shots

Saint Joseph London will be offering a free flu shot clinic beginning Saturday and continuing, weekly throughout November. Officials said the clinic will be hosted from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Nov. 7, 14, and 21 at the hospital’s drive-thru clinic on Mountain View Drive, off of...

Evelyn Ann Mullins McHargue

Evelyn Ann Mullins McHargue, age 75, Keavy, Kentucky, the wife of the late Robert McHargue, Jr., passed away on Wednesday, Novemer 4, 2020 at the Baptist Health Hospital in Corbin, Kentucky. Visitation will be from 6:00-9:00 PM on Monday, November 9 at Laurel Funeral Home....

D.C. Lindsay

D.C. Lindsay, age 83, of Buck Creek Road, Williamsburg, Kentucky, departed this life on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at the Barbourville ARH Hospital in Barbourville, Kentucky. He was born on October 20, 1937 in Clairfield, Tennessee to the late Virgil and Edith (Roe) Lindsay. In...

Roy Gene (Bunny) Hunter

Roy Gene (Bunny) Hunter, age 76, passed away November 3, 2020 at his home in Rockholds, Kentucky. He was the son of the late Horace and Bertha (Bowlin) Hunter of Rockholds. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Rev. Steve Estes Hunter of Corbin and Charles Hunter of...

Charles “Mike” Michael McDaniel

Charles “Mike” Michael McDaniel, 64, of Corbin, passed away on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at Baptist Health Corbin. He is survived by his wife, Vickie McDaniel. Funeral service was held on Thursday, November 5, at Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with Rev. Bobby Joe Eaton officiating....

Charles Troy House

Charles Troy House, 89, of Connersville, Indiana passed away Monday, November 2, 2020 at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis. His wife, Nancy Hammons House, survives. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial with military...

Beverly Miller Broyles

Beverly Miller Broyles, age 82, of Memphis, Tennessee (formerly of the Mt. Ash Community of Williamsburg), passed away on Friday, October 30, 2020 at her home. She was born on April 20, 1938, in Williamsburg, Kentucky, to the late E.J. Miller Sr. and Bessie (Caddell) Miller. In...
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