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Whitley County recognizes members during School Board Member Recognition Month

 It’s safe to say that local elected leaders have seldom faced a year like 2009 and the outlook for 2010 is equally challenging. The members of the Whitley County Board of Education have worked to preserve the district’s ability to educate our children in the...

Posted On 13 Jan 2010
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Bena Mae’s Kitchen: What’s your hurry?

Because January 1 is the first day of the new year, we have drawn a connection between what we do on that day and our fate throughout the rest of the year.

Posted On 06 Jan 2010
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Obituary Notices for January 6, 2010

 Obituary Notices for January 6, 2010   Roy Lee Cox, 72 Gerald Otis Hembree, 28 Judy Petrey, 51 Minnie McKiddy Lawson, 90 Rosa Olmstead, 94 Donnie Edward Bunch, 71 Opal Croley Mahan, 91 Betty McDonald, 75 Mona Jayetta Prewitt, 69 Regina Jean Nayles, 77 Joyce Coker...
Posted On 06 Jan 2010
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Pearson-Hensley wed

 James Justin Hensley and Amy Lou Pearson were recently married in Gatlinburg Tenn. in November during an outdoor Fall ceremony. 

Posted On 06 Jan 2010
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Mitchell named PRIDE Volunteer of the Month

Wendal Mitchell of Corbin has earned the PRIDE Volunteer of the Month Award for January 2010. Mitchell, a retired educator, was honored for donating his time and expertise to assist with the Corbin Middle School green house.

Posted On 06 Jan 2010
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Bena Mae’s Kitchen: Waiting for the Big Bang

It’s the last Sunday of the decade, and there are lots of things to be worried about: global warming, the H1N1 flu, the economy, joblessness. But all that is nothing compared to what we were frightened of 10 years ago this very week.

Posted On 30 Dec 2009
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Obituary Notices for December 30, 2009

Obituary Notices for December 30, 2009   Rev. Raymond Jones, 90 Barbara Jean Ashton, 62 Mabel Malick, 95 Jimmie Lou Perkins Bouizgar, 51 Earnest Leach, 70 Skyler and Joseph Paul, infants Austin Frederick, infant William Hughes, 80
Posted On 30 Dec 2009
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Powers-Day to wed

  Melissa Faye Powers and Alec Jacob Day, together with their parents, invite you to share in the celebration of their marriage.

Posted On 30 Dec 2009
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Local school administrators honored at the 2009 Dataseam Technical Conference

Jill Roaden and Kevin Anderson from Whitley County Schools received their Apple Certified Systems Administrator (ACSA) certificate during a ceremony at the 2009 Dataseam Technical Conference. Mrs. Roaden and Mr. Anderson were among a select group of Kentucky education...

Posted On 30 Dec 2009
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The Center partners with EKU to expand Rogers Explorers youth program in the summer of 2010

In summer 2010, more students than ever in Southern and Eastern Kentucky will be able to develop critical leadership skills, receive hands-on training in math and science, and prepare to become the region’s next generation of business leaders and entrepreneurs.

Posted On 30 Dec 2009
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