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Corbin man on brink of qualifying for Bassmaster Elite tournament series

A crucial fourth and final mid-September tournament will determine whether a local man is invited to join the Bassmaster Elite Series professional fishing tour next season. Currently, 28-year-old Mike Huff sits in tenth place in the eastern division Bassmaster Open tour. He...

Saying a fond farewell to NIBROC 2018

NIBROC! It’s the best four-day stretch of the year, I think. I know some don’t agree. That’s fine. To me, it’s just one big celebration, right in our downtown. We close down the streets. We set the grind of reality aside for just a bit and all resolve to have a great time. We...

Repair work on Gordon Hill in Corbin is needed

At one time Gordon Hill in Corbin was paved with brick. My guess is that it made for better traction up the winding hill. The brick made for a bumpy ride. Things haven’t changed much today. There are places on the hill that still make it a bumpy ride. For months there has been a...

Letter to the Editor: Donate to ‘I Got Your Back’ t-shirt effort; let teens know you care

To the Editor: Please, if you are in a company or business and can please sponsor me with proceeds to put a t-shirt on every child in Whitley County’s back with the saying, “I GOT YOUR BACK.” I know and understand that this will be a costly endeavor, but I know God, our heavenly...

Former UC football player pleads guilty to theft and assault charges

A former University of the Cumberlands football player, who allegedly assaulted a UC football player in late 2015 and then fled town on the day he was scheduled to stand trial, has pleaded guilty to amended charges. Devin Preyer, 24, was originally indicted for second-degree...

Tenn. duo get probation after attempted ATM theft, high-speed chase with police

A pair of Tennessee men, who tried to cut into one of the most visible ATM machines in Williamsburg earlier this year before leading police on a high-speed chase along I-75 that ended after police deployed spike strips to stop of the suspect’s vehicle, have pleaded guilty in...

Annie Moses Band to kick off Fine Arts Concert Series Saturday

The 57th Annual Fine Arts Association of Southeastern Kentucky Concert Series will kick off Saturday in Corbin with a performance by the dynamic, energetic Annie Moses Band. The Annie Moses Band is a Christian family of Juilliard trained musicians and award winning songwriters...

Electronic Edition for 8-22-2018

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Huff remembered as successful businessman, dedicated to Corbin community

Dave Huff, one of Corbin most prominent citizens, passed away Saturday at a Lexington hospital at the age of 85. Huff was probably best known as founder of Huff Pharmacy, originally located in downtown Corbin, but later moved to Cumberland Falls Hwy. before its sale and closure...

2018 Football Season Preview

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