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Rodney Lee Combs

Rodney Lee Combs, age 64, of Corbin, Kentucky, passed away on Saturday, March 27, 2021, at Baptist Health of Corbin. Rodney was born March 4, 1957, in Lexington, Kentucky, to the late Walker Lee and Shirley Gray Combs. Rodney worked at Central Automotive for 29 years. He grew up...

Kenny Thomas Jr.

Kenny Thomas Jr., 48, of Corbin, Kentucky, husband of the late Laura Shelton Thomas, passed away on Sunday, March 28, 2021 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital, Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset, Kentucky. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, April 2,...

Tammy Dawn Wagers

Tammy Dawn Wagers, age 50, of Jack Moses Road, Williamsburg, Kentucky departed this life on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at her home. Tammy was born on March 27, 1970 in Las Vegas, New Mexico. She is survived by her husband, Ricky Wagers of Williamsburg; father, Thurman Hulsey...

Vickie Jo West

Vickie Jo West, age 50, of Betty West Road, Williamsburg, Kentucky departed this life on Saturday, March 27, 2021 at her home.  Vickie was born on May 24, 1970 in Corbin, Kentucky to the late Walter Cosby West and Betty Lola (Richardson) West. In addition to her father, Walter,...

I-75 bridges in Whitley County to undergo patching work Tuesday

The bridges carrying traffic on Interstate 75 in Whitley County will undergo temporary lane closures on Tuesday as crews do patch work. Officials with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet said the bridges scheduled for the work include at mile-point 2.5 just north of the state...

Lois Dean (Huddleston) Sams

Lois Dean (Huddleston) Sams, age 75, of Spring, Texas, formerly of Jellico, Tennessee, left us to be with our Heavenly Father on March 5, 2021. She loved the Good Lord Jesus Christ with all of her heart and one-day would be free as a bird. Lois would always tell you that her...

Hazel Rich

Hazel Rich, age 89, of Williamsburg, KY, passed away Friday, March 26, 2021 at her home. She was born April 5, 1931 in Whitley County, KY to the late James Melton and Martha Kidd Meadors. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Leland Rich; a son, Kenny...

Kentucky State Police selling Trooper Bears for Easter

Kentucky State Police are offering the public the opportunity to add a trooper teddy bear to Easter baskets across the commonwealth. The sale of the bears, which will benefit the Trooper Teddy Project, will run through Sunday. The Trooper Teddy Project provides teddy bears to...

Henrietta Botts Bridges

Henrietta Botts Bridges, age 86, of Pioneer, Tennessee passed away Thursday, March 25, 2021 at her home. She was born May 12, 1934 in Elk Valley, Tennessee. Henrietta is preceded in death by her parents, Johnny and Lizzie Blankenship Botts; brothers, Lonzo, Oscar and Ezra “AZ”...

Carl Brummett

Carl Brummett, age 74, of Williamsburg, KY, passed away Thursday, March 25, 2021 at Bluegrass Hospice Center in Lexington, KY. He was born August 9, 1946 in Whitley County, KY to the late Andy J. and Judy Mae Scarborough Brummett. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death...
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