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Two people arrested in connection with April burglary at AMVETS

Two people were arrested Tuesday in connection with the burglary at AMVETS Post 127 near Lily that occurred in April. The investigation led Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies to arrest Lawrence Mullis, 48, and Rebecca L. Bates, 36, both of Corbin, Tuesday morning. Deputy Gilbert...

Economy Inn property officially transferred to City of Corbin; will serve as site for new splash pad

Three months after it was announced that the owner of the Economy Inn Motel on South Main Street wanted to donate the property for use as the site of the proposed splash pad, the move was made official. At a ceremony Friday morning at Corbin City Hall, owner Ishwar Patel, along...

Downtown Corbin business open again after court orders it closed for outstanding taxes

Corbin 1 Hour Cleaners on South Main Street reopened Thursday, two days after the business was court ordered to be closed for failure to pay state taxes. “I got behind on paying some taxes, which I take full responsibility for,” said owner Joe House. “We got them taken care of...

Fourth Annual Burger Week starts Monday

Monday marks the beginning of the most wonderful week of the year for lovers of meat on a bun as the fourth annual “Burger Week” kicks off in Corbin. Ten locally owned restaurants have taken up the challenge to create the best tasting, most unique burger in town. The entries...

Corbin woman pleads guilty to spitting on deputy

A Corbin woman charged with assaulting a police officer by spitting in the face of a Knox County Sheriff’s deputy Saturday afternoon has pleaded guilty. Keasha J. Wilson, 25, was arrested on charges of third-degree assault on a police officer, menacing and resisting arrest in...

Whitley deputies arrest six people as patrols are stepped up in areas known for drug activity

A Williamsburg woman is facing drug-related charges after deputies located suspected methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia inside her vehicle Wednesday night, and a Woodbine woman was taken into custody following a separate traffic stop as the Whitley County Sheriff’s...

Drug complaint leads Laurel Co. deputies to arrest of five people, including convicted felon in possession of 87 guns

Three Corbin residents were among five people arrested at a home where Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies discovered 87 guns, a large amount of currency, and a set of digital scales Tuesday night. Donald Jones, 69, Kirstyn Ashley Swanner, 24, and Heather Sizemore, 21, all of Corbin...

Convicted Whitley County murderer meets with parole board in July

A Whitley County man, who was sentenced to over 50 years in prison in connection to the 1998 shooting death and robbery of a Woodbine man despite the lack of a murder weapon or any eyewitnesses, is eligible for parole again in September and is expected to go before the Kentucky...
Posted On 06 Jun 2019

One of four suspects in rape, video voyeurism case released on bond

One of the four Whitley County men, who are charged in connection with the alleged rape of a Williamsburg woman that was apparently recorded on a cell phone, was released on bond Tuesday, the day after his bond conditions were amended. You need to login to view the rest of the...
Posted On 06 Jun 2019

Corbin man arrested following hit-and-run on Roy Kidd Ave.

A Corbin man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a hit-and-run accident on Roy Kidd Ave. that sent three juveniles to the hospital. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us