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PHOTOS: Community rallies to send Whitley County Baseball team to state

Whitley County fans sent the high school baseball team off to the state tournament Wednesday with Colonel pride. Fans lined both sides of the street to cheer on the team who was escorted through the town. The Colonels are three games away from the school’s first baseball...

Williamsburg, Corbin Track teams compete at state

Corbin’s Sean Simons and Williamsburg’s Mikkah Siler highlighted local track and field competitors’ efforts at the state track meets last week in Lexington. In the Class 2A competition on Friday, Simmons finished second in the boys’ 800-meter run to lead the Runnin’ Redhounds...

Brenda K. Prewitt

Brenda K. Prewitt, widow of Rondal G. Prewitt, passed away Tuesday, June 15, 2021, at Baptist Health Hospital in Corbin, Kentucky, due to complications from a long battle with Rheumatoid Arthritis. She was 74 years old. Brenda is survived by her two daughters and sons-in-law:...

Dorman Hatfield

Dorman Hatfield, age 56, formerly of White Oak (Duff), Tennessee passed away Sunday, June 13, 2021 at the Piedmont Mountainside Hospital in Jasper, Georgia after a long battle with cancer. He was born February 24, 1965 in Dayton, Ohio. Dorman is preceded in death by his parents,...

Death penalty now sought in stabbing case

Commonwealth Attorney Ronnie Bowling submitted a Death Notice on Tuesday for three Williamsburg residents charged in the alleged murder of Billy Lawson. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content....

Sheriff’s deputies seize 80 grams of methamphetamine

Whitley County Sheriff’s deputies seized 80 grams of methamphetamine while conducting a recent investigation. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 16 Jun 2021

Western Whitley County home destroyed by blaze Friday

Firefighters from two volunteer fire departments were unable to save a western Whitley County home late Friday evening. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 16 Jun 2021

Keavy fire fully engulfed residence

Keavy and West Knox firefighters battled a house fire on Auger Springs Road, which is off of Ky. 3430, late Friday night. Courtesy of Keavy Fire Department Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content....

18 Whitley County Detention Center inmates file petitions to get out of jail

A group of 18 inmates recently filed suit in Whitley Circuit Court in an effort to be released from custody at the Whitley County Detention Center because they had been held there for more than 60 days after their scheduled preliminary hearings with no indictment having been...
Posted On 16 Jun 2021

Officials with influential Louisville Impetus group tour Corbin Tues.

A group of well-known Louisville area business and education leaders visited Corbin Tuesday afternoon. “This is a group called Impetus. It was formed by a man named David Jones, the founder of Humana. It is a collection of business leaders, education leaders, individuals in the...
Posted On 16 Jun 2021
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