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Death penalty now sought in stabbing case

Commonwealth Attorney Ronnie Bowling submitted a Death Notice on Tuesday for three Williamsburg residents charged in the alleged murder of Billy Lawson. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content....

Keavy fire fully engulfed residence

Keavy and West Knox firefighters battled a house fire on Auger Springs Road, which is off of Ky. 3430, late Friday night. Courtesy of Keavy Fire Department Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content....

Officials with influential Louisville Impetus group tour Corbin Tues.

A group of well-known Louisville area business and education leaders visited Corbin Tuesday afternoon. “This is a group called Impetus. It was formed by a man named David Jones, the founder of Humana. It is a collection of business leaders, education leaders, individuals in the...
Posted On 16 Jun 2021

Man facing indecent exposure charge for second time

For the second time in less than a year, a Corbin man has been arrested for indecent exposure. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a Member? Join Us

Former News Journal Sports Editor dies at 67

Former News Journal Sports Editor Jim McAlister died Tuesday at the age of 67. McAlister spent 10 years as the sports editor, covering Corbin, Whitley County, Williamsburg and Lynn Camp from 2003 to 2013. McAlister won numerous Kentucky Press Association awards for his work...

Jeff Foxworthy, Leanne Morgan performing at The Corbin Arena Oct. 10

Comedians Jeff Foxworthy and Leanne Morgan are coming to The Corbin Arena this fall. The Corbin Arena announced Monday morning that Foxworthy and Morgan would perform on Oct. 10 starting at 6 p.m. Tickets go on sale on June 18 at 10 a.m. at The Corbin Arena Box Office or online...
Posted On 14 Jun 2021

Cumberland River Cruise-In coming to W’burg

Williamsburg is getting a regular monthly car show starting in July. The inaugural Cumberland River Cruise-In will take place from noon – 7 p.m. on July 17 in downtown Williamsburg. “I am so looking forward to this. I have been wanting to do this for years,” noted Mayor Roddy...
Posted On 12 Jun 2021

Photo Gallery: Trace Adkins ‘The Way I Wanna Go Tour’

Country music legend Trace Adkins wowed the crowd at The Corbin Arena Friday night as part of his 2021 ‘The Way I Wanna Go Tour.’ Adkins belted out hits such as ‘One Hot Mama,’ ‘Ladies Love Country Boys,’ ‘Songs About Me,’ and ‘Arlington.’
Posted On 11 Jun 2021

Corbin Tourism approves touch screen kiosk at KFC, rents billboard

When the revamped original Kentucky Fried Chicken reopens to visitors, it will offer visitors the opportunity to discover some of the other sights Corbin has to offer via a touch screen kiosk. Photo COURTESY OF CORBIN TOURISM The Corbin Tourism Commission has rented a billboard...

Newest section of West Ky. 92 scheduled to open on June 17

The newest section of West Ky. 92 in Whitley County is scheduled to be opened to traffic on June 17. Officials with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet said traffic will be shifted onto the new driving lanes between Jellico Creek Bridge and Old Jellico Creek Road before shifting...