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Public Service Commission orders credit for Delta Gas customers

The Kentucky Public Service Commission (PSC) has reduced the annual revenue of Delta Natural Gas Co. to reflect a federal tax cut, thereby lowering the base rate portion of the average monthly bill for residential customers. In an order issued today, the PSC approved a customer...
Posted On 21 Sep 2018
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Carter spends summer at U of A doing science research and making graphene infused plastic to be 3D printed

by Alex Wuethrich awuethri@vols.utk.edu Graphene and 3D printers, a sheet of carbon one atom thick, are popular among scientific researchers, who are constantly finding new ways to use these technologies. University of Alabama, Huntsville, student Garrett Carter worked this...
Posted On 19 Sep 2018
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Knox Fiscal Court discusses fire subscription fees

After tempers were rekindled over the fire subscription fee at last month’s Fiscal Court meeting, District 5 Magistrate Giulio Cima is ready to take action. “They’ll be an amendment to the ordinance to determine what the effects are,” said Cima in reference to fire departments...
Posted On 29 Aug 2018
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To reduce suicide, we must talk about suicide

Suicide has been in the media a lot recently and affects all of us in some way. One person dies by suicide every eleven hours in Kentucky, according to data from the Center for Disease Control. This is three times the rate of people dying by homicide in the state. Suicide is the...
Posted On 24 Aug 2018
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Letter: Chamber director thankful for NIBROC support

To the Editor: The 66th Annual NIBROC Festival was a great success, from set-up on Wednesday evening to clean-up on Saturday night. The extent of assistance and cooperation from the City of Corbin was tremendous and I’d like to thank everyone who had a part in helping with any...
Posted On 24 Aug 2018
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Letter to the Editor: Reader won’t watch NFL or NBA games due to National Anthem protests

To the Editor: Several days ago on the Fox News, a group of illegal young men looking as if they were in their early 20s, were passing security supposedly without their parents. They sure looked much older than I as I left high school in my junior year to join the U.S. Marines. I...
Posted On 24 Aug 2018
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Central Baptist Church to host Beth Moore simulcast free Sept. 15

Central Baptist Church, Corbin KY, recently announced that it will be hosting the Living Proof Simulcast event with Beth Moore on Saturday, September 15, 2018. Beth is one of today’s top women’s leaders and will be joined by worship leader Travis Cottrell. Since it began more...
Posted On 23 Aug 2018
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News Journal NIBROC hoops tourney returning for its sixth year on August 11

A week from this Saturday the News Journal’s annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament will return to the Princess Vermillion McBurney Recreation Center as part of the 2018 NIBROC festival.
Posted On 31 Jul 2018
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