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Approximately 300 students attended Corbin Elementary School’s reverse Christmas parade

Corbin Elementary School’s reverse Christmas parade saw approximately 300 students Thursday, said Chris Webb, principal of Corbin Elementary. The idea for the parade came from the teachers after the school had a successful parade in the spring. “In a normal school year, we would...

Whitley, Laurel, Knox, Bell counties combine for 126 total new COVID-19 cases Thursday

The Whitley County Health Department announced 35 additional COVID-19 cases Thursday, bringing the county’s total to 2,002. There are currently 380 active cases, of which eight are hospitalized. A total of 1,603 people have been released from isolation. Whitley County has had 19...
Posted On 17 Dec 2020

Jason Todd Randolph

Jason Todd Randolph, age 48, the husband of Sandra Hammock Randolph of West Dixie Street, London, Kentucky passed away on Thursday, December 17, 2020 at his residence. The family has chosen cremation. There will be no services. Laurel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Promoting nursing excellence…

Philanthropists Terry and Marion Forcht presented Brad Hall, Vice President of External Affairs at the University of the Cumberlands, with a $200,000 check in support of the Terry & Marion Forcht School of Nursing. The Forcht’s provided $1,000,000 in 2018 for the...

Edith Ann Abell

Edith Ann Abell, age 73, of Highway 90, Parkers Lake, Kentucky departed this life on Sunday, December 13, 2020 at Baptist Health in Corbin, Kentucky. Edith was born on December 2, 1947 in Marion, Kentucky to the late Arnold B. and Edith Mae (Mills) Abell. In addition to her...

Edward Robinson

Edward Robinson, age 70, of Browns Creek Road, Williamsburg, Kentucky departed this life on Sunday, December 13, 2020 after a short battle with cancer surrounded by his family and friends. He was born on December 21, 1949 in Williamsburg, Kentucky to Berry and Georgia (Lewallen)...

Corbin Tourism thanks its Christmas Parade participants

(Letter to the Editor By Maggy Kriebel, Corbin Tourism and Convention Commission Director) To the Editor: The Corbin Tourism and Convention Commission would like to express its sincerest appreciation to everyone who was involved, and participated in the 2020 Corbin Christmas...
Posted On 17 Dec 2020
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Jackets’ season comes to an end with 27-7 loss in state semi-finals

The Williamsburg Yellow Jackets football season came to a grinding halt in the Class A state semi-finals Friday with a 27-7 loss at Kentucky Country Day. “I thought our youth and inexperience showed tonight,” said Coach Jerry Herron, Jr. Herron saw his team miss several...

Corbin breaks ground for Miller Park Project

After two special called meetings, the Corbin City Commissions’ Miller Park renovation project is finally underway. Commissioners broke ground on the renovations Monday and construction is expected to begin later this week pending the weather’s cooperation. The City Commission...

319.2 mile run ends because of injury

After eight hours and 33.6 miles, Zack Horvath’s 319.2-mile run came to an end. Horvath called it quits after he suffered an injury to his hamstring in hour eight. “I was doing great. I got to eight hours in and I felt like I had only been going for an hour. I really felt good,”...
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