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Newest section of West Ky. 92 scheduled to open on June 17

The newest section of West Ky. 92 in Whitley County is scheduled to be opened to traffic on June 17. Officials with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet said traffic will be shifted onto the new driving lanes between Jellico Creek Bridge and Old Jellico Creek Road before shifting...

Whitley County to face 16th Region Champion Raceland in first round of state baseball tournament Saturday

The Whitley County Colonels Baseball team will take the field against the Raceland Rams for the semi-state round of the state tournament at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Morehead State University. The 16th Region Champion Rams are 31-7 after defeating Ashland Blazer 11-1 in five innings...

Charges of murder to be presented to grand jury

Commonwealth Attorney Ronnie Bowling will present charges of murder to the grand jury after Whitley County District Court Judge Fred White found probable cause to send Adam Alloway’s and Melissa Summers’s cases to the grand jury on Wednesday. Read this story and more for just...

White Rabbit Records selected to participate in Record Store Day

White Rabbit Records will be one of 21 record stores in Kentucky to participate in the national Record Store Day 2021 on June 12 and July 17. “It is a day where there are exclusive albums released, and they are only released on that day,” said Teri Anne Hensley, one of the owners...

W’burg block parties return Friday after two-year hiatus with HI-5

Following a one year hiatus due to COVID-19, the Williamsburg Main Street Program’s summer block parties will resume starting Friday night. HI-5, a central Kentucky band, will kick off the block party season on June 11. Positive Movement will perform on June 25. City Heat takes...
Posted On 10 Jun 2021

Running Redhounds Track Teams finish second in Class 2A Region

Corbin’s Running Redhounds have secured their bid to the state tournament after finishing second at the regional tournament in Harlan on June 2. The men’s team ranked second out of 13 teams with a total of 137 points. The women matched the men’s ranking by also coming in second...

Corbin’s Koen and Maguet reach doubles quarterfinals at state tennis tourney

The Corbin Tennis Boys’ Doubles team of Dylan Koen and Quinn Maguet ended the season after reaching the quarterfinals of the state tournament last week. Koen and Maguet defeated North Oldham’s team of Luke Colson and Samuel Gurevich, 6-4, 6-3 Wednesday morning in the sweet 16....

2021 SOAR Summit is perfect opportunity to showcase Corbin

The upcoming 2021 SOAR Summit, which will take place Oct. 13-14, will be a great way for Corbin to showcase itself to leaders and VIPs, who are expected to attend from all over the country, including Washington, D.C. SOAR, which stands for Shaping Our Appalachian Region, was...
Posted On 10 Jun 2021

Corbin Softball’s season comes to end with region loss to North Laurel

The 2021 softball season came to an end for the Corbin Lady Redhounds Tuesday night with 9-0 loss to North Laurel in the 13th Region Semifinals. The Lady Jaguars got going in the first inning by pushing across one run in the top of the first inning against starting pitcher Shelby...

Ky. State Auditor addresses Southern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce

When the average Kentuckian hears the term, “state auditor,” he or she usually pictures something along the lines of the IRS. At Tuesday’s Southern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Luncheon, Kentucky State Auditor Mike Harmon explained that the he and his staff are working for the...