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Kenneland announces plans for racing facilities in Corbin, Williamsburg

UPDATE: Keeneland’s planned horse racing track in Corbin will undergo some changes. Corbin Industrial Development Executive Director Bruce Carpenter said the facility will now be a traditional harness racing track as opposed to the original quarter horse track. The facility is...

Splash pad officially opens…

Geeta’s Splash Park in downtown Corbin officially opened to the public Friday. By Friday afternoon, numerous children were enjoying the new facility.

Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies asking for public’s help to locate missing man

The Laurel County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help to locate a missing man. According to deputies, Josh Milesko, 20, was last seen Monday afternoon at his residence off of West Osborne Lane near London. Milesko was last seen wearing a black shirt and red...

KSP involved in second fatal Knox County shooting early Wednesday afternoon less than 24 hours after first shooting

For the second time in 24 hours, Kentucky State Police were involved in a fatal officer involved shooting early Wednesday afternoon in the Gray community of Knox County. Both shootings took place near Johnson Hollow Road, which is off Rossaland Road. “The initial investigation...
Posted On 26 Aug 2020

One killed in officer involved shooting in Gray Tuesday; KSP searching for man wanted on attempted murder of a police officer charges

Kentucky State Police were involved in an officer involved shooting on Johnson Hollow Road, which is off Rossaland Road in the Gray community of Knox County, on Tuesday afternoon as a result of an ongoing investigation, according to a state police press release. Many exact...
Posted On 26 Aug 2020

Breaking News: Whitley County High School football player tests positive for COVID-19

One day after the Kentucky High School Athletic Association recommended that fall sports proceed as planned, a Whitley County High School football player has tested positive for COVID-19. “In an effort to keep our school family and community informed, we want to share that the...
Posted On 21 Aug 2020
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Whitley County reports second COVID–19 related fatality Thursday

The Whitley County Health Department reported two new COVID–19 cases Thursday and the county’s second COVID–19 related death. Officials did not provided details on the fatality except to say it was an adult. The brings the county up to 172 cases since early April. Officials said...

The Corbin City Commission votes to hire lawyer to fight London annexation of Exit 29 area

The Corbin City Commission voted unanimously to retain an attorney in response to the City of London’s approval of the first reading of an ordinance to annex into southern Laurel County. The commission met for more than 30 minutes in executive session during its regular...

Absentee voting, early in-person voting, Election Day in-person voting will be allowed in November

Kentuckians wanting to vote this fall will be able to request a paper ballot that can be mailed can, will be able to vote in-person prior to Election Day, or can vote in-person on Election Day under an agreement announced Friday afternoon between Gov. Andy Beshear and Secretary...
Posted On 14 Aug 2020
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UPDATE: Wreck blocking northbound I-75 expected to be cleared by 5 p.m.

UPDATE: Corbin firefighters say the wreck that has northbound Interstate 75 shut down at the 28-mile marker should be cleared within the next hour. Captain James Smith said at 4 p.m. that the four passenger vehicles involved in the wreck have been removed from the scene. The...