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Former May Day Queens reflect on the festivities

Like many other traditions, the May Day Festival has changed throughout the years. What used to be a large-scale, in-person production has been moved to a virtual event since the start of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Despite the changes to the event, the grace and poise of the May Day...

Andrew Michael Taylor

Andrew Michael Taylor, age 28, of Louden Road, Williamsburg, Kentucky departed this life on Monday, May 3, 2021 at the home of his father. Andrew was born on February 14, 1993 in Frankfort, Indiana to Carl Taylor and the late Trina Beard. In addition to his mother, he was also...

Christopher (Chris) Miller

Christopher (Chris) Miller, age 51, of Cemetery Road, Williamsburg, Kentucky departed this life on Monday, May 3, 2021 at his home. Chris was born on March 21, 1970 in Arcadia, Florida to the late Thomas C. Miller and Velda Sue (Collins) Miller. In addition to his father Thomas...

May 2-8 declared May Day Week

Mayor Suzie Razmus signs proclamation declaring the week of May 2-8 “May Day Week” in Corbin. Members of the Ossoli Club of Corbin join Mayor Razmus at the signing.
Posted On 05 May 2021
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James “Jimmy” Stanaford

James “Jimmy” Stanaford, age 73, of Williamsburg, Kentucky, formerly of Duff, Tennessee, passed away Sunday, May 2, 2021 at the Pikeville Medical Center. He was born March 30, 1948 in Jellico, Tennessee. Jimmy was a member of the Tracy Branch Baptist Church. Jimmy is preceded in...

Roy Harold Hutton

Roy Hutton, 88, passed away Friday, April 30, 2021. He was preceded in death by his wife, Alice. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, May 5, in the Hart Funeral Home Chapel with Rick Hutton officiating. Burial will follow in Brafford Cemetery. The family will...

RL “Pap” McCullah

RL “Pap” McCullah, age 81, of Watts Creek Road, Williamsburg, Kentucky departed this life on Sunday, May 2, 2021 at Baptist Health in Corbin, Kentucky.  RL was born on July 5, 1939 in Stinking Creek, Tennessee to the late Clyde and Nellie (Bowlin) McCullah. In addition to his...

Kenneth Rains

Kenneth Rains, age 60, of Williamsburg, KY, passed away Sunday, May 2, 2021 at his home. He was born August 17, 1960 in Williamsburg, KY to the late Robert E. and Maggie Elizabeth Anderson Rains. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Junior Monroe...

Michael Hill

Michael Hill, age 64, of Corbin, Kentucky, passed away on Saturday, May 1, 2021 at the V.A. Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky. Graveside service and burial will be conducted at 3:15 p.m. on Thursday, May 6 at the Resthaven Cemetery in Corbin, with Bro. Carl Ellison...

Clyde Russell Bennett

Clyde Russell Bennett, age 76, of London, Kentucky, departed this life on Saturday, May 1, 2021 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky. Clyde was born on April 4, 1945 in Clairfield, Tennessee to the late Clarence and Edna (Gipson) Bennett. In...