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The Colonels Players presents, ‘An Evening with Edgar Allen Poe’

There is a saying in show business that, “The show must go on.” While COVID–19 has kept Whitley County High School students from attending in-person classes, The Colonel Players have been preparing for their first show of the year, “An Evening with Edgar Allen Poe,” to go on...

Stolen Caterpillar loader located in Lily Thursday morning

A front end loader that had been stolen out of Indiana was recovered Thursday morning in the Lily area. Laurel County Sheriff’s Deputies reportedly located the Caterpillar 988b, valued at $50,000 to $60,000 in the lot of a business on U.S. 25. “We got a tip that it was there,”...

Halloween costume motorcycle ride will benefit local Toys for Tots

The JC Paul Detachment of the Marine Corps League and the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association are joining forces to help raise funds for the local Toys for Tots campaign on Saturday with a costume motorcycle ride. Registration for the ride will begin at 10 a.m. at Wildcat...

Halloween pet safety tips

Halloween is almost here, and to prevent this holiday from becoming a scary one for you and your pets, it’s important to consider common items and activities that can be dangerous to your furry friends. The holiday will undoubtedly look different this year due to COVID-19, and...
Posted On 29 Oct 2020
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Sunup Initiative hosting online screening of 1919 film

The Sunup Initiative is continuing its effort to shine light on the tragic action of 1919 when African-American’s were forced out of Corbin on Friday night when it hosts a virtual screening and discussion of Black in Appalachia’s, “The Corbin Expulsion of 1919.” Friday marks 101...

Bell, Laurel, Knox and Whitley counties all report additional COVID-19 cases Wednesday

Bell, Laurel, Knox and Whitley counties all reported additional COVID-19 cases Wednesday. The Bell County Health Department reported 28 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, nine new cases Tuesday, seven new cases Monday, three new cases Sunday, two new cases Saturday, nine new cases...
Posted On 28 Oct 2020

Laurel County Sheriff’s Department seizes meth, heroin during north Corbin traffic stop

A traffic stop in north Corbin Tuesday morning led to the discovery of a quantity of methamphetamine and heroin. 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

Knox, Laurel County deputies seize pound of meth

A joint effort between Laurel and Knox County Sheriff’s deputies resulted in the arrest of three Louisville residents and the seizure of approximately one pound of methamphetamine Thursday night. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every...

Cause of Knights Inn fire remains unclear

West Knox firefighters spent more than an hour Sunday morning battling a fire in a roof of one of the buildings at Knights Inn. 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

With week remaining in election, Whitley County poised for 40 percent voter turnout

With a week remaining in the 2020 general election, Whitley County Clerk Carolyn Willis said she expected more than 40 percent of registered Whitley County voters to cast a ballot. As early voting continues through Monday and mail-in ballots continuing to come in, Willis said a...