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Archie Lawson

Archie Lawson, age 85, of Corbin, KY, formerly of Siler, KY, departed this life on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at his home. Archie was born February 28, 1936 in Gatliff, KY to the late Luther “Duke” Lawson and Mary Elizabeth Lawson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in...

Jimmy D. Partin

Jimmy D. Partin, 83, of London, passed away Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at Saint Joseph London. He is survived by his wife, Caryl Partin. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, April 16, at the Stidham Family Cemetery in Keavy with Mike Anderson officiating. Hart...

Justine Alsip Young

Justine Alsip Young, “Granny”, of Corbin, Ky, entered her Heavenly home Saturday, April 10, 2021, at Baptist Health Corbin. Born March 24, 1938, Justine was 83 years and 17 days old. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest and Norma Morgan Alsip; and her beloved sister,...

New W’burg merchants’ group wants new tourism director named soon

A newly created Williamsburg merchants’ group would like to see a new Williamsburg Tourism Director named sooner rather than later, the group told the Williamsburg City Council during its monthly meeting Monday. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to...
Posted On 15 Apr 2021

Whitley Co. School introduces new form of ‘virtual learning’

Whitley County Middle School has a new technology center that includes multiple 3D printers, digital microscopes, a flight simulator, electrical circuit grids built into the walls, and a virtual reality simulator, which allows students to be immersed in the ocean, space, human...

Corbin Director of Public Works set to retire

After almost 29 with Corbin Public Works, Director Gary Kelly will soon be entering retirement. Kelly started working for the city when he was 21 years old in December of 1992. When his job at Pepsi Cola saw hour cuts, he applied for a position with Corbin Public Works which was...