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Whitley, Laurel, Knox, and Bell counties report a total of 137 new COVID-19 cases Thursday

The Whitley County Health Department announced 29 additional COVID–19 cases on Thursday, bringing the county’s total to 2,828. There are currently 231 active cases of which 12 people are hospitalized. A total of 2,571 people have been released from isolation in Whitley County....
Posted On 21 Jan 2021

Whitley Co. Schools return to virtual learning starting Friday

Whitley County Schools will have no in-person instruction from Friday, Jan. 22, to Friday, Jan. 29. In a Facebook post, the district said, “Out of an abundance of caution, we have cancelled in-person instruction for January 22nd-January 29th.  We have some positive COVID cases in...

Dan Campbell Jr.

Dan Campbell Jr., age 56, of the Wooldridge community, passed away on Friday, January 15, 2021 at St. Thomas Hospital in Murfreesboro, TN. He is survived by his mother, Shirley McNealy Campbell. Funeral service was held on Wednesday, January 20,  at the Llewellyn Funeral Home...

Richard James “Rick” McKiddy

Richard James “Rick” McKiddy, age 44, of Goodwin Street, Corbin, Kentucky departed this life on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at Baptist Health in Corbin, Kentucky. Rick was born on January 7, 1977 in Detroit, Michigan to Donald Ray and Nancy (Owen) McKiddy. He is preceded in death...

Janice Kay Richmond

Janice Kay Richmond, age 77, of Williamsburg, Kentucky departed this life on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at the home of her daughter in Dry Ridge, Kentucky.  Janice was born on February 19, 1943 in Claiborne, Tennessee to the late Floyd and Ruth (Cummins) Partin. In addition to...

Baptist Health Corbin COVID-19 Vaccination Center moving locations

Starting on Monday, Jan. 25, Baptist Health Corbin will be moving its COVID-19 vaccination center to The Corbin Center across from the hospital. “By relocating it from the hospital, this will allow us to streamline the process and allow for more social distancing as well as...

Robert Scott Stephens

Robert Scott Stephens, age 49, of Williamsburg, Kentucky departed this life on Sunday, January 17, 2021 at the Norton Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky. Robert was born on March 10, 1971 in Atlanta, Georgia to Arvis Stephens and the late Bernice (Martin) Stephens. Robert was a...

Legal Notices for 1-20-21

PUBLIC NOTICE: Tomahawks LLC hereby declares its intentions to apply for a NQ Retail Malt Beverage Package and NQ4 Retail Malt Beverage Drink License no later than 1-22-2021.  The licensed premises will be located at 108 E 3RD St Ste 2 Corbin KY 40701.  The sole owners are Robert...

WYMT Fishing Expo ‘reeled in’ about 3,000 attendees

Approximately 3,000 people attended the WYMT Kentucky Fishing Expo presented by Pittsburg Marine, which was open to the public Friday through Sunday at The Arena in Corbin. Over 20 vendors from Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia and Alabama set up at the expo. The expo consisted of...
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