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Gov. Andy Beshear announces record number of deaths for second day in a row

The Whitley County Health Department announced 26 additional COVID–19 cases on Tuesday, bringing the county’s total to 1,440. There are currently 208 active cases, of which nine are hospitalized. The Laurel County Health Department announced 50 additional cases of COVID–19 on...

Winter Weather Awareness Week

   FRANKFORT, KY: (December 1, 2020) –   As the winter weather season approaches, Kentucky Emergency Management (KYEM), the National Weather Service (NWS) and the Kentucky Weather Preparedness Committee (KWPC) have designated December 1 – 7 as Winter Weather Awareness Week in...

Nancy Jane Smith

Nancy Jane Smith, 62, of Lake Leelanau, Michigan, passed away peacefully Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020 at home. Nancy was born Oct. 16, 1958 in Ispheming, MI the daughter of Joseph and Marjorie (Johnson) Sylvester.  On September 4th, 1993 at Albuquerque she married Brook D. Smith who...

Master Commissioner Sales 12-2-20

COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY 34TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT WHITLEY CIRCUIT COURT DIVISION NO. I CIVIL ACTION NO. 18-CI-409 Ronnie Earls, a single man, and Johan Broyles, a single woman, and Virginia Earls, a single woman, and Bonnie Novak and her husband, Ronald Novak, and Betty Martin and...

Black Friday continues

Shoppers took to local stores Friday morning to enjoy Black Friday shopping deals. Various local residents looked at books and toys at Ollie’s Bargain Hut. Numerous people also flocked to the Trademart Shopping Center to try and find deals at places ranging from Belks to JC...
Posted On 02 Dec 2020

Legal Notices for 12-2-20

NOTICE: Notice is hereby given by order of the Whitley District Court, that the following appointments have been made: Angela Carter, 15 John Street, Williamsburg, Ky 40769 was appointed executrix on 11/10/2020 for the estate of Barbara L. Earls (deceased), 15 John Street,...

Chevy Chase arena appearance postponed to 2021

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 is being rescheduled for 202...
Posted On 02 Dec 2020

Grand Jury hands down indictments in Knox County

A Corbin man was indicted Friday in Knox County for allegedly holding a woman against her will and, repeatedly, abusing her. Roy L. Garland, 38, was indicted on charges of first-degree unlawful imprisonment, second-degree assault, third-degree terroristic threatening and...

Corbin Redhounds set for matchup against Johnson Central Friday

Coming off of a 41-0 shutout of Knox Central last Friday night to capture the Class 4A District Seven Title, the Corbin Roadhounds will be hitting the road this Friday for a date with the defending 4A State Champion Johnson Central Golden Eagles. Read this story and more for just...

Williamsburg to welcome Nicholas County in Class A region

Friday night’s 49-13 win against Pineville has the Williamsburg Yellow Jackets making their fourth consecutive attempt to be one of the final four in the Class A football playoffs. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please...
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