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Knox, Laurel, Bell and Whitley counties all have COVID-19 incidence rates among highest in state Wednesday

Knox, Laurel, Bell and Whitley County all reported COVID-19 incidence rates Wednesday that were among the top 16 highest incidence rates in the state. The Knox County Kentucky Health Department announced Wednesday that 12 new COVID-19 cases had been reported, which includes two...
Posted On 17 Mar 2021

Lengthy discussion preceded Senate Bill 274 vote late Tuesday evening

A bill that would allow Corbin to annex into portions of southern Laurel County where it has infrastructure was approved late Tuesday evening by the Kentucky House of Representatives by a vote of 62-25, and will be headed to Gov. Andy Beshear for his signature. 82nd Rep. Regina...
Posted On 17 Mar 2021

Master Commissioner Sales 3-17-2021

COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY 34TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT WHITLEY CIRCUIT COURT DIVISION NO. II CIVIL ACTION NO. 17-CI-223 Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Plaintiff, VS. Mark Andrew Boles; PNC Bank, National Associations, FKA National City Bank, Defendants. NOTICE OF COMMISSIONER’S SALE Pursuant to...

Legal Notices for 3-17-2021

BID NOTICE: The Housing Authority of Williamsburg will receive sealed bids for LAWN CARE services from qualified contractors until 1:30 pm local prevailing time on March 24, 2021 at the Housing Authority of Williamsburg, 600 Brush Arbor Rd, Williamsburg, KY 40769 at which time...

Electronic Edition For 3-17-2020

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Drug trafficking arrest made in north Corbin

Laurel County Sheriff John Root arrested a Corbin man on drug trafficking charges after a tip prompted a drug investigation at a north Corbin motel room and local residence early Tuesday morning. Charles Ray Salmon, 55, was charged with first-degree trafficking in a controlled...

WCHS planning in-person graduation ceremony May 8

In-person graduation plans for this school year and a start date for the next school year were among the items discussed by the Whitley County Board of Education during its monthly meeting Thursday. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access...
Posted On 17 Mar 2021

Corbin City Commission accepts bid for Gordon Hill sidewalk project

The owner of Sweeties Ice Cream & Mini Doughnuts asked Corbin City Commissioners to approve the closure of an alley behind the establishment during the commission’s monthly meeting Monday evening. The Corbin City Commission recognized the Corbin Middle School seventh grade...

Feds indict 8 doctors on conspiracy charges

A federal indictment filed March 4 in U.S. District Court charges eight Tennessee physicians with conspiracy to distribute and dispense controlled substances in Knox, Laurel and Whitley counties from approximately 2013 to 2018. In addition to the eight physicians, one nurse and...

Lady Jackets’ Mikkah Siler named 13th Region Player of the Year

Williamsburg Lady Jackets senior basketball player Mikkah Siler will be one of 16 finalists for 2021 Miss Basketball after being named 13th Region Player of the Year. Photo by Carrie Mattingly Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every...
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