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Micheal (Parkay) Partin

Micheal (Parkay) Partin, age 61, of  Siler, Kentucky, departed this life on Saturday, November 28, 2020 at his home. Micheal was born on October 9, 1959 in Pineville, Kentucky. He was preceded in death by his mother, Helen Partin; his wife, Linda (Wynn) Partin; his stepson, Josh...

Laurel County deputies investigating catalytic converter theft in Keavy

Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies are asking for the public’s help to locate the individual(s) who stole a catalytic converter off of a church van in the Keavy area overnight Monday. Deputy Gilbert Acciardo, the department’s public affairs officer, said the van was parked at the...

One person killed in crash on I-75 near Corbin Tuesday

One person was killed Tuesday in a crash involving a tractor-trailer truck and a passenger vehicle on northbound Interstate 75 near Corbin. Kentucky State Police Trooper Scottie Pennington, public affairs officer at Post 11 in London, said the wreck occurred at approximately 4:50...

One person killed after tractor-trailer collides with pickup truck on I-75

One person was killed Tuesday morning when a tractor-trailer truck crossed the median on Interstate 75 near Williamsburg and collided, head-on, with a pickup truck. Kentucky State Police Division of Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Public Affairs Officer Steve Douglas said the...

Wrecks, traffic jams continue to snarl traffic throughout Whitley County

Law enforcement and emergency personnel across the tri-county area are dealing with numerous traffic crashes, including one fatality, as motorists deal with snow that blanketed the area. The fatality occurred on northbound Interstate 75 at the 28-mile marker. No details have been...

Traffic Alert: Parts of I-75 shutdown

Parts of I-75 in or near Whitley County are temporarily shut down due to traffic crashes and weather. I-75 northbound is shutdown between Exit 11 and Exit 15. Traffic is being detoured onto US25W, and is moving extremely slowly. Please use caution and avoid the area if possible....
Posted On 01 Dec 2020

Letter to the Editor: ‘America’s Lack of Faith’

(Letter to the Editor By Jerry White, Corbin) I am just one man, in one county, in one state. But I think I represent the feelings of more than 70 million Americans when I say America lacks faith. No, this is not about religion, though one could write about that as well. We lack...
Posted On 01 Dec 2020
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