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Corbin Police Department releases additional details about officer-involved shooting

New details were released late Friday afternoon concerning a fatal officer involved shooting that took place Feb. 14. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a Member? Join Us

Laurel County reports 40th confirmed COVID-19 fatality Friday; Whitley County no longer in the red zone

The Laurel County Health Department announced its fourth confirmed COVID-19 fatality in two days Friday afternoon. “Please keep the family and friends of the 54-year-old male in your thoughts,” the Laurel County Health Department wrote in a release Friday. On Thursday, the Laurel...
Posted On 19 Feb 2021

Legal Notices for 2-17-21

NOTICE: Please take notice that the City of Williamsburg, Whitley County, Kentucky, provides the following statement pursuant KRS 424.220 and KRS 91A.040 (6). The City of Williamsburg has completed its annual audit for the Fiscal Year 2019-2020 and copies are on file with the...

James Larry Hacker

James Larry Hacker, 83, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on February 17, 2021 in Lexington, KY. Larry was born April 8,1937 in Corbin, KY to James Edgar Hacker and Mary Esther Killinger Hacker. He graduated from Corbin High School in 1955 and the University of...

West Knox firefighters battle tractor-trailer fire Friday morning

West Knox, Keavy and Corbin Fire departments responded to a tractor-trailer truck fire on the Exit 29 off ramp Friday morning. West Knox Chief Darryl Baker said firefighters were called to the scene at approximately 7 a.m. in response to a report of a truck park along the...

Family suing insurance companies following 2020 Corbin fire

(Jeff Ledington, Mountain Advocate) A mother and daughter are suing for breach of contract and negligence relating to a fire early last year. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a Member?...
Posted On 19 Feb 2021
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UC’s The Patriot student newspaper wins second place General Excellence award

The University of the Cumberlands student newspaper, The Patriot, has once again proven it is one of the top student publications in the state. The Patriot recently received 19 Excellence in Kentucky Newspaper Awards, including a second place General Excellence Award in student...
Posted On 19 Feb 2021