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Grammy winner Nelly playing the Corbin Arena on Nov. 27

Three-time Grammy winner Nelly is coming to the Corbin Arena later this year. The Corbin Arena announced Monday morning that Nelly would be performing on Nov. 27 as part of the Lil Bit Music Series with Jimmie Allen and Harper Grace. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, July...
Posted On 26 Jul 2021

Knox County native named new assistant principal at Lynn Camp Schools

From classroom teacher to supporting those in the classroom, Knox native Emily (Mills) Haneline has been named the new assistant principal at Lynn Camp Schools. “To empower staff and students I work with to be the very best they can be, both in and out of the classroom,” is the...

Phyllis Parks

Phyllis Barton Parks was born June 25, 1934 in Corbin, Ky. She passed away July 21, 2021, age 87, in Jersey Village, Tx. She is now in the presence of God, reunited with her husband of 67 years, Richard Arlen Parks. Phyllis is also preceded in death by her parents Frank and Zona...

Lawrence Proffit, Sr.

Lawrence John Proffitt, Sr., age 89, of Jellico, Tennessee passed away Friday, July 23, 2021 at his home, surrounded by his family. Lawrence was born on December 1, 1931 to the late Willie Oscar Proffitt, Sr. and Anna Mae (Corli) Proffitt in Fonde, Kentucky. He retired from the...

Registration discount now available for Kayaking for Kids race

A local boating race that has generated thousands of dollars to help local schools and children’s programs in recent years is returning in early August, and you can save $10 on your registration fee if you register early. The Fifth Annual Kayaking for Kids race will take place on...
Posted On 26 Jul 2021