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Whitley Circuit Clerk takes down a bull elk

Whitley Circuit Clerk Gary Barton recently harvested this bull elk in Pike County. Elk hunting is legal in Kentucky, but is limited by an annual lottery for elk permits through the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife. A total of 594 elk permits were available in 2021.
Posted On 02 Oct 2021
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Gray man arrested for joyriding stolen bulldozer in Indiana

By Jeff Ledington for the News Journal A Knox County man was arrested early Saturday morning after police were alerted to a stolen bulldozer in Columbus, Indiana. Around 4 a.m. police intercepted the John Deere 650 K bulldozer being driven by Adam Jackson, 26. Jackson was ordered...
Posted On 30 Aug 2021
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Crusenberry – Slusher to wed in September

Gary and Tammy Crusenberry, of Williamsburg, announce the engagement of their daughter, Marah Lee Crusenberry, to Ben Slusher, son of Michael and Diane Slusher, of Middlesboro. Marah is a 2015 graduate of Williamsburg High School. She received her bachelors at University of the...
Posted On 30 Aug 2021
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Letter to the Editor: Nearly 30 local physicians plead for help in COVID-19 fight

To the Editor from the physicians of Saint Joseph London and Baptist Health Corbin: As physicians, we are called to care for the sick no matter the time of the day, or day of the week. We are asked to put others before ourselves. During the pandemic, our call is no different. We...
Posted On 26 Aug 2021
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In southeastern Ky.’s Covid-19 hotspot, health-care providers try to fight misinformation without confrontation

By Jamie Lucke Kentucky Health News Martin Huff of WYGE Christian Radio in London says he never shied from vaccines before. He gets an annual flu shot and has been vaccinated against shingles. Covid-19 was different. “There was so much propaganda and talk, you didn’t know what to...
Posted On 25 Aug 2021
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UC adds new dining option

University of the Cumberlands is spicing up their meal plan. The restaurant Habañeros is being added on campus, offering hand-crafted burritos, salads, and quesadillas. Habañeros will be located in the campus grill, replacing the restaurant Tossed. The restaurant is open and...
Posted On 24 Aug 2021
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Play ball!

Whitley Storm Softball 10U: The team was a tournament finalist in Georgetown, KY. Coaches: George Davis, David Fritts, David Prewitt, Spencer Brown Players (back row): Jazlynn Brown, Katelyn Shepherd, Holly Inman, Katie Sexton, Adalee Hill, Makynli Brown Players (front row): Mia...
Posted On 14 Aug 2021
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Warren – Muldowney to wed in November

Mike and Deborah Warren, of Savannah, Georgia, announce the engagement of their daughter, Elaine Casey, to Justin David Muldowney, son of Dawn Freeman, of Buford, Georgia.  Casey is the granddaughter of Terry and Marion Forcht, of Corbin, and Irvin and the late Marita Wright, of...
Posted On 07 Aug 2021
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Andy and Judy Dunn celebrate 60th anniversary

Andy and Judy Dunn will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday, August 5, 2021.  Family and friends are invited to wish them a happy anniversary. 
Posted On 05 Aug 2021
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