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Laurel County remains in the orange zone while Whitley, Knox and Bell counties remain red

Laurel County remains in the orange zone while Whitley, Knox and Bell counties each remain in the red zone based on their COVID-19 incidence rates. Whitley County The Whitley County Health Department announced six additional COVID–19 cases on Thursday, bringing the county’s total...

Nona (Hamblin) Young

Nona (Hamblin) Young, age 90, of Kokomo, Indiana, formerly of Williamsburg, KY, went to the arms of Jesus at 6pm on February 28, 2021 at her home. She was born December 16, 1930 to Viola (Taylor) and Benjamin Hamblin in Gatliff Kentucky. She was married to Charlie Everett Young...

Nancy Harris

Nancy Harris, 65, of Corbin, passed away on Monday, March 1, 2021, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare in Florence, KY. She is survived by her husband, James Harris. Funeral service will be held at 11am on Saturday, March 6, at Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with Rev. Jim Cook officiating....

Two juveniles airlifted after single vehicle crash

Two individuals were airlifted after a single vehicle accident that resulted in the driver being arrested. Courtesy of Laurel Sheriff’s Office 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...

Kenneth “Kenny” Ray Powers

Kenneth “Kenny” Ray Powers, age 55, of Jellico, Tennessee, passed away Monday, February 22, 2021.  He was born June 03, 1965 in Williamsburg, Kentucky. Kenny is survived by his wife, Shela Moses Powers; daughters, Jami Powers, Elyse White and Hayden Powers; step-sons, Ryan...

Allen Ray Moore

Allen Ray Moore, age 72, of Calhoun, Georgia, passed away Saturday, February 20, 2021 at the Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. He was born September 28, 1948 in Jellico, Tennessee. Allen is preceded in death by his son, Christopher Allen Moore; father, Ray Lee Moore;...

Michael Aaron Haynes

Michael Aaron Haynes, age 43, of Duff, Tennessee passed away Sunday, February 21, 2021 in Lafollette, Tennessee. He was born January 16, 1978 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Mike is preceded in death by his father, Tommy Haynes. He is survived by his mother, Gail Branam Haynes;...

Flooding covers parts of Williamsburg

Heavy rains last week caused flooding throughout Kentucky. Williamsburg saw high water, but the flooding did not compare to the 2020 flood which was the third highest in the county’s history. Areas such as Briar Creek Park and Three Point were under water Monday.
Posted On 04 Mar 2021

Corbin Mayor Suzie Razmus will be keynote speaker at March 9 chamber luncheon

Corbin Mayor Suzie Razmus will be the keynote speaker for the Southern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce membership luncheon next week. The luncheon is scheduled for Tuesday, March 9, at 11:45 a.m. at The Corbin Center, which is located at 222 Corbin Center Drive. Registration for the...
Posted On 04 Mar 2021

Week-long roundup ends with 23 drug arrests

Two Corbin men were among 23 individuals that Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies arrested as part of a week-long roundup of individuals suspected of trafficking in and possession of methamphetamine and/or heroin. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to...
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