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Corbin, Williamsburg chambers may merge

The days of Williamsburg and Corbin having separate chambers of commerce could soon be going by the wayside. The Greater Williamsburg Chamber of Commerce voted Thursday afternoon to form an exploratory committee that will meet with Corbin officials to work out the details of a...

Committee proposed to discuss new city of Corbin website

 

 

 

 

 

Calling its current website "inadequate" and "difficult,"...

Former Cumberlands student found guilty of possessing child porn

A former University of the Cumberlands student was found guilty of possessing child pornography by a federal jury in London after about five hours of deliberation – the culmination of a three-day trial that included numerous expert witnesses, and even the public display of...

With new website, I feel like the Wizard of Oz

I’ve watched The Wizard of Oz, like, a million times. I love the movie. Even read the book. When Dorothy and her dog Toto, the lion, the scarecrow and the tin man reach Oz they finally meet the wizard. Everyone knows what happens then. At first he seems larger than life...

Corbin officials air out expo center complaints

Corbin city leaders publicly aired issues with the Southeast Kentucky Agriculture and Exposition Center during the regular monthly meeting of the city’s Board of Commissioners Monday. Front and center was consternation over what some commissioners perceived as the facility...

Charges against former Angels and Wings owner dismissed

Criminal charges against the former owner of Angels and Wings, a restaurant and bar formerly located in the Tri-County Square Shopping Center in Corbin, were abruptly dropped by a Knox County judge last week after the two police officers who investigated the case failed to show...

Former UoC student’s child porn trial underway

Whether or not a former University of the Cumberlands student is convicted of possessing child pornography will likely depend on whether a federal grand jury believes he actually knew the content of videos police discovered on his computer hard drive in fall of 2008 portrayed...

Former Cumberlands student pleads guilty to extortion, computer fraud charges

A former University of the Cumberlands student accused of an elaborate computer extortion scheme, and for possessing child pornography has pleaded guilty to almost every charge against him, but...

BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Man who died in Monday morning crash in Corbin identified

A local man, who died early Monday morning after police and witnesses say the vehicle he was driving left the roadway and tumbled over a steep embankment on Fifth Street Road in Corbin, has now been identified by police. Roger Justin Reeves, 23, of Vineview Drive in Corbin, died...

Company sues city of Corbin over expo center work

A Lexington based development company is suing the city of Corbin claiming it has not been paid for excavation work performed at the Southeast Kentucky Agriculture and Exposition Center site during construction.