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Feds indict Corbin man in meth distribution conspiracy case

A Corbin man was indicted Thursday on a federal charge of conspiring to distribute methamphetamine in Knox and Laurel counties. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

Trick or treating hours set

Trick or treating hours have been set for local ghosts and goblins on Halloween. Tricking or treating will take place between 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. in Williamsburg and Whitley County. Corbin has set trick or treating hours for 3 – 5 p.m. for downtown merchants, and from 6-8 p.m. for...
Posted On 31 Oct 2018

Williamsburg Mayor’s Race – Moses: Wants better jobs for young people

Retired Dr. Bernard Moses wants to do more to create jobs for young people and he wants to limit tax increases to help local residents, who are living on fixed incomes like he is. Moses said these are the two major reasons why he is running for the job of mayor of Williamsburg....
Posted On 30 Oct 2018

Williamsburg Mayor’s Race – Harrison: Has plans he’d like to see finished

Incumbent Williamsburg Mayor Roddy Harrison is seeking his fourth consecutive full term in office because he has some unfinished business and some unmet long term goals he wants to complete before leaving office. Harrison has an easel in his office that has three categories on...
Posted On 30 Oct 2018

W’burg police recover 1 pound of suspected methamphetamine

Four people are being held in the Whitley County Detention Center in lieu of $25,000 cash bonds after Williamsburg police recovered about two pounds of suspected methamphetamine at a local motel early Saturday morning. “It is going to be worth several thousand dollars in street...
Posted On 27 Oct 2018

Courtney Taylor triple homicide trial postponed

The Nov. 5 trial of a Williamsburg woman, who allegedly killed her husband and two children last year, has been put on hold. Courtney Taylor, 43, is charged with three counts of capital murder in the Jan. 13, 2017, shooting deaths of Larry Taylor, 56, Jesse Taylor, 18, and Jolee...
Posted On 26 Oct 2018

Jellico man leads police in pursuit, strikes police cruisers

A Jellico man, who allegedly threatened to kill himself both prior to and immediately after a police chase in southern Whitley County earlier this month, is now being held in the Whitley County Detention Center in lieu of a $50,000 cash bond in that case. Whitley District Judge...
Posted On 25 Oct 2018

CMS hosting Rachel’s Challenge Thursday

Corbin Middle School is hosting Rachel’s Challenge, a community event dedicated to making schools safer and more connected places Thursday night. The event is named in honor of Rachel Scott, the first of the 12 students and one teacher killed in the 1999 shooting at Columbine...

Water outage planned near Poplar Avenue due to water line relocation

A portion of a water line along Poplar Ave. in Corbin must be replaced, and the residences it serves may see a temporary interruption of services while the work is completed. At a special called meeting of the Corbin Board of Education Monday night, officials explained the work,...

Briar Creek Park to get 9-hole disc golf course

A nine-hole disc golf course will soon be opening at Briar Creek Park in Williamsburg thanks to a partnership between the city of Williamsburg and the University of the Cumberlands. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 24 Oct 2018