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Whitley and Laurel counties are out of the red

Whitley and Laurel counties are out of the red as COVID-19 incidence rates remain below 25. Whitley County The Whitley County Health Department announced 25 additional COVID–19 cases on Monday, bringing the county’s total to 3,425. There are currently 57 active cases, of which...

Wreck involving school bus closes intersection of Highway 25W and Ky 830

    The intersection of Highway 25W and Ky 830 in front of the Harland Sanders Café and Museum is closed after a wreck involving a Whitley County school bus. Crews were dispatched to the scene at approximately 4:40 p.m. No students were on the school bus, but the female...

Gray duo charged with attempted burglary at Central Christian Academy

A Gray duo was arrested Friday in connection with an attempted break-in at Central Christian Academy in Gray overnight Thursday. 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

Deloris Faye Waters

Deloris Faye Waters, age 67, of Hart Mine Road, Corbin, Kentucky passed away on Thursday evening, March 4, 2021 at the University of Kentucky Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. She was the mother of Marion Lee Waters and wife, Tiffany of Clarksville, Tennessee. She was the...

Wanda Osborne Taylor

Wanda Osborne Taylor, age 71, of (Roses Creek) Clairfield, Tennessee passed away Saturday, March 6, 2021 at her home. She was born October 20, 1949 in Primroy, Tennessee. Wanda is preceded in death by her parents, Oakley and Edith Terry Osborne; brothers, Melvin, Ervin, Clyde...

Doreene “Dodie” Douglas Evans

Doreene “Dodie” Douglas Evans, age 63, of Lafollette, Tennessee passed away Saturday, March 6, 2021 at the North Knoxville Medical Center. She was born February 19, 1958 in Jellico, Tennessee. Doreene is preceded in death by her father, Earl Douglas; mother, Helen Louise Fuson...

Arble Jr. Chadwell

Arble Jr. Chadwell, 96, of Corbin, KY passed away Friday, March 5, 2021, near Richmond, Virginia. A celebration of his life with military honors will be held in Corbin on Saturday, April 24.  More information will be released closer to that time. Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home in...

Helen V. Jones Stidham

Helen V. Jones Stidham, age 89, of White Lake, MI, passed away Sunday, February 28, 2021 at Wellbridge of Brighton, in Howell, MI. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas J. Stidham. Funeral services were held Sunday, March 7, at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with Sr....

50th District Tournament schedules announced

The boys and girls 50th District tournaments featuring Corbin, South Laurel, Whitley County and Williamsburg will begin at noon Saturday at Williamsburg High School. South Laurel will face off against host Williamsburg at noon. That will be followed by Corbin and Whitley County...

Georgetta Powers

Georgetta Powers, age 63, of Williamsburg, KY, passed away Friday, March 5, 2021 at her home. She was born December 16, 1957 in Corbin, KY, to the late George Gibbs and Rebecca Jane Hamblin Gibbs. She is survived by her husband, Michael Powers of Williamsburg, KY; her mother,...
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