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Unemployment rates fall in Whitley, Knox, Laurel counties

Unemployment rates fell in 88 Kentucky counties, including Whitley, Laurel and Knox, remained the same in ten and rose in 22 counties between October 2016 and October 2017, according to the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics (KCEWS), an agency of the Kentucky...
Posted On 06 Dec 2017

Cash Express coat, toy, food drive fills police cruiser, fire truck

A used coat and toy drive and a drive for non-perishable canned goods that was conducted by the Williamsburg Cash Express filled up the police cruiser of Third-District Constable Dorman Patrick Jr. and one fire truck Monday. Cash Express collected eight to 10 bags of brand new...
Posted On 06 Dec 2017

Baptist Health joins CareSource Health Plan Network

CareSource and Baptist Health have reached an agreement to provide quality access to health care for consumers in Kentucky and southern Indiana through the Health Insurance Marketplace. Beginning in January 2018, Baptist Health providers in both states will accept CareSource...
Posted On 30 Nov 2017
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Cash Express hosting used toy, coat drive Monday

Williamsburg Cash Express is asking for the public’s help in order to make Christmas a little merrier for the less fortunate. On Monday, Dec. 4 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Cash Express will be attempting to fill a police cruiser and a fire truck with gently used toys, coats and...
Posted On 29 Nov 2017

Williamsburg Health and Rehab wins ‘Best of Kentucky’ award

Williamsburg Health & Rehabilitation Center was recognized as the overall “Best of Kentucky” at the Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities’ Annual Quality Awards Banquet on Nov.16 at the Galt House in Louisville. Barbourville Health & Rehabilitation Center was...
Posted On 22 Nov 2017
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KY Chamber President focuses on pension crisis, legislative priorities during Corbin visit

Kentucky’s underfunded pension system has the state “under water” and will take an entire generation to totally solve. That was the message Tuesday from Kentucky Chamber of Commerce President Dave Adkisson, featured speaker at the Southern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce’s monthly...

Work begins on new Arby’s location in Corbin

Demolition work being done at the site of the former Speedway gas station on Cumberland Falls Hwy. is in preparation for the construction of a new Arby’s location. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Did you know you can simply buy a $1 day pass if you want to see...

Corbin’s annual Christmas Open House set for Sunday

The decorations have gone up and downtown Corbin businesses will be kicking off the holiday shopping season Sunday with the annual Christmas Open House. Between 1 and 5 p.m., businesses along Main Street will be offering a variety of deals. Participating businesses include:...

Forcht Broadcasting holds first annual awards dinner

Forcht Broadcasting held its first annual awards dinner on November 4th at the Griffin Gate Marriott in Lexington. Several stations and individuals were honored for their work in 2017. The award for Station of the Year was presented to WYKY-FM, one of Forcht Broadcasting’s...

KY Chamber CEO to speak in Corbin Tuesday

Dave Adkisson, President/CEO of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, will be the featured speaker next Tuesday at the monthly membership luncheon of the Southern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce. The event will begin at 11:45 a.m. at The Corbin Center at 222 Corbin Center Drive. The...