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Parents complain about masks to school boards

At the very least, a small number of parents and grandparents in the Whitley County School District and the Corbin Independent School District want the practice of masking students ended. During the Whitley County Board of Education’s monthly meeting Thursday, Justin McIntire,...
Posted On 17 Sep 2021

Photo Gallery: Old Fashioned Trading Days entertainment

Whether it was gospel, bluegrass, country or rock music, Old Fashioned Trading Days offered music for pretty much everyone’s taste, including performances by the Williamsburg Middle School, High School and Alumni Choir and the Williamsburg High School Marching Band.  
Posted On 17 Sep 2021

Bridge maintenance operations continue on I-75 in Whitley County

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists that a portion of I-75 southbound (right lane) at mile point 2.5 will remain closed until further notice. The lane closure is necessary to allow crews to perform bridge repair operations. KYTC asks motorists to be aware...
Posted On 16 Sep 2021

Photo Gallery: A look back at Old Fashioned Trading Days

  Whether it was dancing in the streets, mechanical bull rides, snacking on junk food, getting balloon animals or getting your face painted, this year’s 38th Annual Old Fashioned Trading Days offered a little something for everyone.
Posted On 16 Sep 2021

WCHS students getting valuable career certifications

High school isn’t what it used to be when most people who are 50 and older attended it, or even many folks now in their 40s or even 30s. Some students are now graduating high school with the ability to enter the work force already certified in a field and able to start a career....
Posted On 16 Sep 2021

Local school districts opt to keep masks

All three school districts in Whitley County will continue enforcing a mask policy for students and staff while indoors at least for now. During a special legislative session last week, the Kentucky General Assembly voted to end a state mandate on masking in schools, and to give...
Posted On 16 Sep 2021

Test to stay program allows students to return to school after COVID exposure

Pleasant View Elementary School student Madison Willmore got to go to school this week despite having been exposed to COVID-19 a few days earlier thanks in part to a new coronavirus testing program that the school district has implemented, and will be expanding to some other...
Posted On 16 Sep 2021

Tree cutting operations start Thursday, Sept. 16, on I-75 in Whitley County

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists intermittent right lane closures will occur beginning Thursday, Sept. 16 until Friday, Sept. 24 on I-75 northbound (mile points 15.0 – 27.9) in Whitley County from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day due to tree cutting and tree...
Posted On 15 Sep 2021

District Court Records

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Posted On 15 Sep 2021

Lawsuits

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Posted On 15 Sep 2021