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Kentucky Transportation Cabinet road crews ready and waiting in event snowfall accumulates

With snow beginning to fall around Kentucky Monday, officials with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet said road crews are ready and waiting. Officials noted that salt and snow plow crews are on duty with active patrolling and pretreatment of scattered roadways underwa...

Whitley County reports 16th COVID-19 fatality Monday

The Whitley County Health Department reported the county’s 16th COVID-19 fatality Monday. No details were announced about the new fatality. The Whitley County Health Department reported its 15th COVID-19 fatality on Nov. 12. The Whitley County Health Department reported 45 new...
Posted On 30 Nov 2020

Whitley County Health Department issues public health notices concerning one restaurant, two churches

The Whitley County Health Department issued three COVID–19 public health notices on Monday concerning one Williamsburg restaurant and two Williamsburg area churches. According to officials, anyone that ordered food at Wendy’s at the Pilot Travel Center on East Ky. 92 between 4...

Geraldine Johnson

Geraldine Johnson, age 89, of Cindy Lane, Williamsburg, Kentucky, departed this life on Saturday, November 28, 2020 at her home. She was born on June 28, 1931 in Williamsburg, Kentucky to the late Ernest and Emily (Rains) Steely. She is survived by four children, Pauline Moses,...

The Arena’s ‘An Evening with Chevy Chase’ event postponed until next year

When it comes to the “An Evening With Chevy Chase” event, which was planned at The Arena in Corbin on Wednesday evening, there is some good news and some bad news. The bad news is that the event won’t take place this week. The good news is that it has already been rescheduled for...
Posted On 30 Nov 2020

Lloyd Edger Taylor

After a long and courageous battle with cancer, on Wednesday, November 25, 2020, Lloyd closed his eyes for the last time in this life. The angels came and took his soul into the presence of God, where he opened his eyes for eternity. Lloyd Edger Taylor was born August 19, 1950,...

Lily man leads police of ATV chase through yards, crashes vehicle into tree

A Lily man is behind bars after leading police on a chase on an ATV where he went through several residential yards before crashing the vehicle and then fleeing police on foot Saturday. Laurel County Sheriff’s Deputy Brent France arrested Randy T. Cunnagin, 36, charging him with...
Posted On 30 Nov 2020

Phoenix Lee Williams

Phoenix Lee Williams, 14 months, of Corbin, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, November 28, 2020 at the East Tennessee Children’s Hospital in Knoxville.  He was born September 26, 2019 in Knoxville. He is survived by his dad, Jacob Lee Williams; mom, Caitlin Renee Brandenburg;...

Mary Thomas

Mary Thomas, 88, of London, passed away Friday, November 27, 2020.  She was the wife of James Thomas. Private services were held. Hart Funeral Home in charge.

Otis L. Earls Sr.

Otis L. Earls, Sr., 78, of Corbin, passed away Friday, November 27, 2020, at his home. He is survived by his wife, Georgia Mae Ridener Earls. Visitation and funeral services with Bobby Joe Eaton officiating were private in accordance with the recent COVID-19 restrictions. Burial...
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