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KHSAA announces change in high school playoff format beginning in 2023

Changes other than district opponents are coming to Kentucky high school football in 2023. The Kentucky High School Athletic Association announced that the Board of Control voted to return to the pre-2019 playoff format that had teams face sister district opponents in the first...

Jellico man charged with murder

A Jellico man has been charged with murder following a joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office into the shooting death of Brenda G. Booth on May 2. Steven W. Zecchini, 56, was arrested on May 3. According to TBI...

Pfizer COVID–19 vaccine will be available at Corbin High School ballpark Saturday afternoon

Baptist Health Corbin will be offering the opportunity to catch the COVID–19 vaccine and a ballgame Saturday afternoon. The hospital has partnered with the Whitley County Health Department to offer the Pfizer vaccine from 1 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the Corbin High School baseball...

Cross drain operations start May 17 on a portion of KY 727 in Whitley Co.

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists that cross drain operations start Monday, May 17, on a portion of KY 727 from mile point 1.859 (junction of Worley Cemetery Road) to mile point 1.988 (junction of Monhollon Cemetery Road) in Whitley County. The roadway...
Posted On 13 May 2021
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Photo Gallery: May Day Parade 2021

2021 and 2020 May Day candidates, queens and tiny queens came out for a May Day Parade Saturday afternoon in lieu of the traditional May Day Pageant. This year’s parade was held down Main Street in Corbin during the Cumberland Valley Cruise-in car show.
Posted On 13 May 2021

139 requests approved for Whitley ‘do over’ year

The Whitley County Board of Education unanimously approved 139 parent requests for the supplemental year provided under Senate Bill 128 during its regular meeting Tuesday evening. Requests had to be made in writing by May 1, stated John Siler, the superintendent of Whitley County...

Corbin Tourism unveils latest tourist attraction

The world’s only chainsaw carved statue of Colonel Harland Sanders now stands in front of the Corbin Tourism office. The statue carved by J&K Kingdom Carvers was unveiled on May 5 during a special unveiling ceremony. The statue was commissioned by the Corbin Tourism...