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Sally Jean Fredericks

Sally Clara Jean Fredericks, 86, of Frankfort, Indiana passed away July 19, 2021 at IU Health Arnett Hospital in Lafayette, Ind. She was born on September 19, 1934 in Whitley County, Kentucky to Allen and Angie (Goley) Roller. She married Carl Fredericks on November 29, 1954 in...

Gladys Griffin

Gladys Griffin, age 74, of Corbin, passed away on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at Baptist Health in Corbin. Visitation will be 6 – 9 pm on Friday, July 23, and the funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Saturday, July 24 at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home. Burial will follow in...

Rebecca Wilma Parks

Rebecca Wilma Parks, age 77, of Williamsburg, KY passed away Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at Baptist Health Corbin. She was born April 25, 1944 in Whitley County, KY to the late Granville and Rebecca Goins. Along with her parents she was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Dennis...

Corbin Schools in good shape financially

The Corbin School District appears to be in good financial shape for the upcoming school year. At the Board of Education meeting on July 15, the board received an update on its restricted building funds. The discussion was focused on the money restricted for the district’s use on...

Keavy woman arrested for stealing truck

A Keavy woman has been charged with the theft of a pickup truck from a Corbin area car dealership. Kentucky State Police Trooper Kyle Trosper arrested Cynthia Pitts, 22, on a charge of theft by unlawful taking – auto – of the value of $10,000 or more but under $1 million. Trosper...

Corbin BOE recognizes Forchts for their donation

“Terry and Marion Forcht understand the necessity of investing in the education of our students as an investment in our future,” is how Corbin Board of Education Chair Kim Croley described the Forchts’ donation of a two-story building on Barbourville Street. The Forchts were...

Electronic Edition For 7-21-2021

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Paul Brock wants ballistic evidence excluded at trial

The validity of the science of the forensic field of firearm examination was called into question Monday during a Daubert hearing in the case of Paul Brock, who is charged with three counts of murder, one count of first-degree fetal homicide and tampering with physical evidence....

Joshua Wells

SRA Joshua Dean Wells, 27, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021. He was the husband of Stacy Wells. The funeral service will be at 1 pm Thursday, July 22 in the Hart Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation is Wednesday, July 21 from 6 pm until 8 pm. Burial will be in the Wells Cemetery with...
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