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Rosetta Grubb

Rosetta Grubb, 68, of Miles Branch Road, Goose Rock, departed this life on Friday, October 19, 2018 at St. Joseph in London. She was born on May 20, 1950 in Williamsburg, to the late David Smallwood and Linda (Smith) Smallwood. She was preceded in death by parents, David and...
Posted On 23 Oct 2018
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Cassie Lorene Satterfield Centers

Cassie Lorene Satterfield Centers, 81, of Cumberland Avenue, Williamsburg departed this life on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at Baptist Health in Corbin. She was born on July 1, 1937 in Jellico, TN to the late Robert Bray and Mary Bell (Lovitt) Bray. She was also preceded in death...
Posted On 23 Oct 2018
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Doris Rose Ratliff Godfrey

Doris Rose Ratliff Godfrey, 88, of Louisville and formerly of Corbin, passed away on Saturday, October 20, 2018, at Baptist Health Louisville. Doris is survived by her children. The family will receive friends from 12 – 2 p.m. on Thursday at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral...
Posted On 23 Oct 2018
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Knox County voyeurism case waiting on subpoenas to be served

Witnesses need to be subpoenaed to court before the voyeurism case against Bobby Sewell, Jr., 47, of Gray, can continue. At the Oct. 16 pretrial conference in the Knox County District Court, Judge Skip Hammons asked for any witnesses in the case to step forward. When the court...
Posted On 17 Oct 2018
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Corbin Rural Health opening new office

A medical team dedicated to bringing excellent care to every patient is moving their Knox County clinic. Corbin Rural Health, which is currently located on Main Street in Corbin, is moving to the old Pickard Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep building on 25E in Corbin. According to Duane...
Posted On 17 Oct 2018
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Baptist Health Corbin Family Fitness center under new management

Effective November 1, 2018, the Baptist Health Corbin Family Fitness will be under new management to Corbin Wellness Center, the health care group announced Wednesday In a press release provided by Baptist Health, officials said fees for membership would remain the same, and that...
Posted On 03 Oct 2018
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EKU journalism student, former News Journal intern, named Communication Professional of the Year

She’s only a junior journalism and history major at Eastern Kentucky University, but Jennifer Kaylyn Perkins is already making her own history as the winner of the 2018 Communication Professional of the Year award presented by the Kentucky Communication Association. Not bad for...
Posted On 03 Oct 2018
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Letter to the Editor: Eggfest planning committee thanks sponsors, participants

To the Editor,   On behalf of the Moonbow Eggfest Inc. Planning Committee, we would like to acknowledge both the sponsors and participants of the 2018 Moonbow Eggfest. On September 16, 2015 over 40 Eggheads from all over the Commonwealth and surrounding states gathered to...
Posted On 03 Oct 2018
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Knox County schools’ budget on upward trend

Despite a rocky projected budget earlier this year which had Knox County Public Schools looking at a possible $2.4 million cut, Finance Officer Gertrude Smith reported at the September 27 board meeting that the working budget is actually on an upward trend for the second...
Posted On 03 Oct 2018
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Fall fire hazard season in full effect

Fire hazard season is here once again in Knox County and officials want to warn the public – if you start a wildfire, you could be held responsible for the cost to put it out. The fall wildfire hazard season officially began on Monday, October 1 and will continue through December...
Posted On 03 Oct 2018
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