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Candace’s Courage 5K raises funds to help families of children battling leukemia

The annual Candace’s Courage 5K was held September 11 on the course around Corbin High School. The event is organized by the family of  16-year-old Candace Lillie Keith, who has beaten leukemia twice with treatment at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. Proceeds from the race are...

Student meets $1,000 goal for Shop with a Cop

A Whitley County Middle School student met her goal of raising $1,000 for the Williamsburg Police Department’s Shop with a Cop program after selling raffle tickets for two Yeti tumblers during Old Fashioned Trading Days. HayLee Baird, 13, had already donated $640 to the cause,...

Photo Gallery: Old Fashioned Trading Days Antique Car Show

Antique vehicles of all types participated in the Old Fashioned Trading Days Car Show on Sept. 11 in downtown Williamsburg.
Posted On 18 Sep 2021

Moonbow Eggfest featured 22 chefs

Twenty-two chefs participated in the annual Moonbow Eggfest on Sept. 11. The festival was hosted in downtown Corbin behind Sanders Park. Visitors had the opportunity to sample some of the delectable creations of Big Green Egg Grill chefs. The event was sponsored by numerous local...

Traffic stop leads to arrest of Corbin man on drug possession charges

A traffic stop in north Corbin Wednesday morning resulted in the arrest of a Corbin man found to be in possession of methamphetamine. Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies charged Anthony W. Martin, 33, with first-degree possession of a controlled substance – methamphetamine,...

Dedicating Station 3

West Knox Fire Chief Darryl Baker cut the ribbon Saturday officially dedicating the department’s Station 3 on U.S. 25E in Gray.  

Baptist Health Corbin and Saint Joseph London host joint press conference

They are overrun, and they want people to get vaccinated and wear masks. That was the overwhelming sentiment of a joint press conference with officials from Baptist Health Corbin and Saint Joseph London last week. “Our staff are working tirelessly to care for our patients. I am...

Corbin woman charged with robbery

A Corbin woman has been charged with robbery after allegedly assaulting a lost prevention officer at the Williamsburg Walmart Wednesday night. Williamsburg Police charged Amanda Felts, 33, with second-degree robbery. According to the arrest citation, at approximately 9:25 p.m.,...

Photo Gallery: A look back at Old Fashioned Trading Days

  Whether it was dancing in the streets, mechanical bull rides, snacking on junk food, getting balloon animals or getting your face painted, this year’s 38th Annual Old Fashioned Trading Days offered a little something for everyone.
Posted On 16 Sep 2021

WCHS students getting valuable career certifications

High school isn’t what it used to be when most people who are 50 and older attended it, or even many folks now in their 40s or even 30s. Some students are now graduating high school with the ability to enter the work force already certified in a field and able to start a career....
Posted On 16 Sep 2021